Hoy Kim of Cranston, RI

1948 - 2023


March 3, 2023
The Dolan Funeral Home


March 4, 2023
Trairatanaram Temple, 21 Quigley Ave, North Chelmsford, MA 01863

Hoy Kim, 74, of Cranston, RI died Friday February 17, 2023 at Rhode Island Hospital surrounded by her loving family.
She was married to Sokhon Som with whom she would have celebrated their 53rd wedding anniversary in April.
Born in Kampong, Cambodia she was the daughter of the late Samruth Kim and Sambo Neang.
Hoy came to the US in August 1983 and became a citizen in 2007.
She retired from Avid Corp of Lowell, MA.
Hoy was a devout Buddhist and a member of Glory Buddhist Temple in Lowell, MA.
In her spare time Hoy enjoyed fishing, cooking for her family, exploring the outdoors but most importantly she loved to spend time with her grandchildren.
Besides her husband, she is survived by her three sons, Vichet Som of Italy, Dara Som and his wife Kia Sreng of Lowell, MA and Phola Som also of Lowell, MA; her two daughters, Chanda Som of Cranston, RI and Betty Som and her husband Sambath Kim of Lowell, MA along with her eight grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

Hoy is predeceased to her five brothers and one sister.


Hoy Kim of Cranston, RI died Friday February 17, 2023. Visiting hours Friday March 3, 2023, stating at 1:30PM at DOLAN FUNERAL HOME, 106 MIDDLESEX STREET, N. CHELMSFORD, MA. Funeral Saturday March 4, 2023 at Trairatanaram Temple, 21 Quigley Ave, North Chelmsford, MA 01863 at 8AM. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041. Guestbook at www.dolanfuneralhome.com

2 Condolences for Hoy Kim of Cranston, RI

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    Betty Som


    I love and miss you mommy. May your souls rest in paradise.

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    Vichet Som


    Mom, I Love You! I’m sorry that I can’t be by your side at this time. I will you see when it’s my time. I know you are in a much better place now. I Miss You dearly, I will never stop missing you! Good bye Mom… a long Goodbye!

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