Phal Sok loved to cook, care for her grandchildren

Monday, March 17, 2014 | 6:12 p.m. CDT

COLUMBIA — Phal Sok died Saturday, March 15, 2014. She was 76.

She was born June 9, 1937, in Cambodia. She married Som Oeun in 1979.

Mrs. Sok enjoyed gardening, cooking and spending time with her family. She will be remembered as a loving wife, mother and grandmother.

Mrs. Sok is survived by her husband; three children, Than Som (James) and Ath Som (Chan), all of Columbia, and Kao Chan Thet of Cambodia; a sister-in-law, Phoeun Oeun, of St. Louis; and seven grandchildren: Caitlynn Carr, Richard Carr, Somrith Lem, Towrie Lem, Awhrihya Lem, Sak Monie Lem and Dara Lem, all of Columbia.

Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday at Memorial Funeral Home, 1217 Business Loop W. Services will follow at noon.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Cambodian Buddhist Society of Missouri, 1418 S. El Chaparral Ave., Columbia, MO 65201.

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