Notice he died in Houston, at age 84.
Houston just won the World Series, and it was a tribute to the book 1984, as we know, thanks to Sports Illustrated and their 2014 magazine with the Houston Astros as World Series champs, released on Orwell's birthday, June 25, 2014. In that same book, Orwell talks about weather warfare.
Well, look what day Hillerman died... the day leaving 52-days left in the year, November 9.
Flood = 52; Hillerman = 52
As we know, Houston flooded by the number '52' and they won the World Series by the number 52...
11/9/2017 = 11+9+20+17 = 57; World Series = 57
Notice the emphasis on Magnum P.I.
Magnum PI = 94
Ninety-Four = 147
World Series = 147
Houston Astros = 147
Freemason = 147; Conspiracy = 147
84 is a big number with the Jesuits.
Jesuit = 84; The Jesuit Order = 84; United States of America = 84
So is the number 201...
He died 41-days before his birthday, or a span of 42.
Houston = 41