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David Namkoong

December 8, 1926 ~ June 17, 2019 (age 92)


David Namkoong, age 92 of Shaker Hts., OH.  Longtime Engineer for NASA, author, contributor for many local Asian American causes, Op-Ed contributing writer for the Cleveland Plain Dealer.  Beloved husband of Frances Namkoong (nee Seetoo); loving father of Stephen Namkoong of Lakewood, OH, Diana Namkoong of Highland Hts., OH and Kevin Namkoong of Shaker Hts., OH; dear brother of Haiwan Namkoong of MA and the late Gene Namkoong. 

The family prefers that those who wish may make contributions in his name to the OCA Greater Cleveland Chapter, 2999 Payne Ave., #206, Cleveland, OH 44114.  A Funeral Service will be held at 1pm on Saturday, June 22 at Plymouth Church, 2860 Coventry Rd., Shaker Hts., OH 44120.  FRIENDS MAY CALL AT BROWN-FORWARD, 17022 CHAGRIN BLVD., SHAKER HTS., OH ON FRIDAY, JUNE 21 FROM 4-7PM.  Interment, Ohio Western Reserve Cemetery, Rittman, OH. 

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June 21, 2019

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Brown-Forward Funeral Home
17022 Chagrin Blvd
Cleveland, OH 44120

Funeral Service
June 22, 2019

1:00 PM
Plymouth Church of Shaker Heights
2860 Coventry Road
Shaker Heights, OH 44120


OCA Greater Cleveland Chapter
2999 Payne Avenue, #206, Cleveland OH 44114

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