NK-CLK is dedicated to Chen Ling Kou
Chen Ling Kou, a devoted wife, mother, and dedicated community member, passed away after battling pancreatic cancer on April 6, 2019 at the age of 55. Chen Ling was born on November 5, 1963 in Cheongju-si, South Korea. She is fondly remembered by her five siblings as a sweet, bubbly, and beautiful spirit. She was a brilliant student and her diligent studies would regularly place her in the top ranks of her classes in Seoul. She immigrated with her family in 1982 to Los Angeles, where she met her husband, Mr. Ming Shin Kou. They enjoyed thirty-two years of a truly blessed and happy union.
Chen Ling spoke fondly of her three children and would beam with pride whenever she shared their accomplishment. She radiated warmth and kindness and consistently put her family and friends first before her own needs. Chen Ling was best known to her friends throughout her life as a kind, gentle, and trusted confidante.
She bravely battled with pancreatic cancer for nearly four years, accepting countless experimental cancer treatments in the hopes that it would help others suffering from cancer.
Chen Ling is survived by her husband, their three children, and a son-in-law. She was truly a beautiful person inside and out. She will forever be remembered for her selflessness, incredible bravery, and meaningful impact on her community.