Mae Sun Kang

Mae Sun Kang

1939 - 2020

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Obituary of Mae Sun Kang

Mae Sun Kang, 81, of Owego, NY passed away Tuesday, October 13, 2020. She was born in Jumunjin, South Korea on February 11, 1939. She was predeceased by her parents Wangil Choi and Taehee Jung. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her brothers, Kisun and Taesun Choi. Mae is survived by her husband of 50 years, Edwin Enhong Kang; her son and daughter-in-law, J. P. Kang and Keren; daughters, Jane Kang and Michelle Fagan and son-in-law, John; sister and brother-in-law, Bongnam and Henry Kim; brother and sister-in-law, Myungsun and Hyunjung Choi; Grandchildren Amanda, Olivia and Linus Kang and Zinnia and Lila Fagan; also numerous cousins, nieces and nephews. Mae was a registered nurse, working in South Korea, Germany and around the United States. She and her husband also served as Presbyterian missionaries and traveled to the Congo and Japan. And as a farmer's daughter, Mae had a lifelong love of the outdoors and cultivated a garden wherever she and her family resided. Burial will be at Woodlawn Cemetery, Snohomish, WA. A Service of Witness to the Resurrection for Mae Sun Kang will be this Saturday, October 17, 11:00 a.m. EST on Zoom hosted by the First Presbyterian Union Church in Owego, NY: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/8176891196?pwd=SE54bVEzVkwzRFpyYXBTZzkva01CUT09 (Zoom Meeting ID: 817 689 1196 Passcode: FPUC). Mae Kang Memorial Fund for Medical Student Scholarships in the Congo: Mae was a nurse; she and her husband Ed served as mission workers in the Congo. They have wanted to start a scholarship fund for medical students in the Congo. You are invited to give gifts in memory of Mae through the First Presbyterian Union Church, P.O. Box 355, Owego, NY 13827 with checks made out to “FPUC” noting on the check memo line “Mae Kang Fund.” Condolences may be made to Mae's family at www.emfaheyfuneralhome.com.