In Memory of Diane Hong

Diane Hong tragically passed away on May 11th, the day after Mother's Day and her 18th wedding anniversary.  She is survived by her husband Hyunil Jo and her sons, Ben (14) and Jacob (12).  She was battling lung cancer and suffered multiple strokes on May 8th.  Due to COVID-19, the timing was particularly unfortunate--no visitors were allowed during her last days in the hospital except for Hyunil, and there will be no funeral.  She was a lovely woman--always positive, thoughtful, with a constant, contagious smile. 

Hyunil said, "Gofundme will really help our family emotionally.  I hope Benjamin and Jacob will understand that there are people with kindness and love.  The two boys always rely on her very much.  Because she passed away suddenly, the family were not prepared at all.  Any donation will help to support her sons and find a good location for her everlasting rest."

Donations ()

  • Cathy Martinsen 
    • $50 
    • 4 d
  • HoWon Kim 
    • $100 
    • 5 d
  • Yeonseok Chung 
    • $100 
    • 5 d
  • Eunjung and Insik Kim 
    • $100 
    • 5 d
  • Kim Sunyoung 
    • $77 
    • 5 d
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Organizer and beneficiary

Skip Tague 
Orinda, CA
Hyunil Jo 
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