Sep 19, 1928 - Sep 27, 2019
Marilyn Wong of Elk Grove, CA passed away on September 27, 2019 at the age of 91 after a short battle with kidney failure. Mrs. Wong was born in a village in Taishan (Hoison) County in China. Marilyn married the late Loke Ming Wong in 1949. In 1955, Ming was able to bring his family to live with him in Iowa where they ran a restaurant business until they retired in 1990.
Mrs. Wong is survived by the nine children and their spouses. Bing Wong & his wife Maria; Dee Dee Laughridge; Dehlia Wong; Anita & her husband Ben Haruna; Ark Wong & his wife Jan; Chad Wong; Gina & her husband John; Kit Wong & his wife Sally; Kon Wong & his wife Yan. Mrs. Wong is also survived by fourteen grandchildren: Connie & her husband Thiago Lisboa; Kenneth Wong; David Laughridge; Michael Laughridge; Pamela & her husband Jason Wiltfang; Jason Wong; Brian Haruna; Umaru Haruna; Monica Haruna; Alex Wong; Jordan Wong; Calvin Wong; Casey Wong; Carissa Wong, and 7 great grandchildren.
She will surely be missed.