Yang Ho Kim, MD, PhD, 88, of Holmdel, New Jersey, passed away on Friday, January 11, 2021 at Bayshore Community Hospital in Holmdel. Yang was born on December 9, 1932 in Seoul, South Korea, where he was raised, attended medical school and began his career as a Physician. On October 23, 1960, Yang and his wife, In Ho Kim, were married and began their life together in Korea. In 1973, they immigrated to the United States, starting out in Bronx, New York, while Yang completed his internship and residency in order to get his license to practice as a physician in the United States. They also lived in Ohio and Florida, before settling in Missouri 1979. Yang opened his private medical practice in Washington, Missouri, where he practiced as a physician for 20 years, before retiring to Holmdel, New Jersey in 1999. He was a loving husband, father, brother, and grandfather and will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.
He was predeceased by his parents, Hee (Young) and Kyu Sung Kim, and his son, Dr. Hoon Kim. Yang is survived by his beloved and devoted wife of 60 years, In Ho Kim, his loving children, Anne Ahne and her husband, Samuel, of Holmdel, New Jersey, and David Kim and his wife, Min-Jung, of Jaguar Glen, Colorado, his adored daughter-in-law, Suzan Neely Kim, his dear siblings, Sookja Chang, and Kwang Ho Kim, and his cherished grandchildren, Anson Ahne, Katie Ahne, Madison Kim, Daniel Kim, Molly Kim, Victoria Kim and Morgan Kim.
Family and friends are invited to visit on Saturday morning, Saturday, January 16, 2021 from 9:30 to 10:00 AM at Shore Point Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 3269 State Highway/Route 35 North, Hazlet, New Jersey 07730. A prayer service will be offered at the funeral home from 10:00 to 11:00 AM. Entombment will follow at Holmdel Cemetery Mausoleum, 900 Holmdel Road, Holmdel, New Jersey 07730. Due to Covid-19 restriction the final committal service at Holmdel Cemetery Mausoleum is limited to immediate family members only, with a maximum of 25 individuals in attendance. For information, directions, or to send condolences to the family, please visit, www.shorepointfh.com.
As per the regulations imposed through the State of New Jersey, there will now be a maximum of 100 persons allowed in the funeral home at one time. In order to accommodate all of Yang's family and friends, we ask that you please be brief while visiting in order to make room for additional guests to pay their respects; we thank you for your understanding during this time. Face protection is also required as per state regulations.
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