Irene E. Jang
July 15, 1957 ‒ July 26, 2020
Irene Eunmi Jang, age 63, of Galena, Ohio, passed away peacefully at her home on Sunday, July 26, 2020. She was born on July 15, 1957, in Korea, to Heung Shin Park and Yuh Hwa Yung Park, both of whom preceded her in death. She earned a Bachelor’s of Nursing from Loma Linda University and became a longtime small business owner in both Chicago, Illinois and Galena, Ohio, in the dental field.
Irene is survived by loving husband of 40 years, David Doh Kyung Jang; her sons and daughter-in-law, Shaun of Las Vegas, NV and Paul and Heejin of Thousand Oaks, CA – (with a daughter due in October 2020); brothers and sister-in-law, Steve and Heather Park and Todd Park all of California; sisters and brothers-in-law, Eunice and Moon Kim, Grace and Jason Park all of Oregon and Christine and Young Kang of Georgia.
Irene was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church and is described by her family as a selfless woman who stood up for people who needed help. She was the oldest of five siblings and selflessly took on a caretaker role for her family.
A private family gathering will be held at Devore-Snyder Funeral Home, Sunbury.
The Devore-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the Jang family. Please share a memory or condolence with the family by visiting: www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.