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Kyung Suk P. Wharton

July 4, 1964 — August 14, 2019

Kyung Suk P. Wharton, 55, passed away Wednesday, August 14, 2019.

She was born July 4, 1964 in Seoul, South Korea, daughter of Kye Sun Kim and the late Jung Chool Park.

Kyung Suk is survived by her husband, Thomas, her mother Kim, Kye Sun of Seoul, Korea, her sisters Park, Hae Kyung, Park, Kyung Ae, her brothers, Kyung Hwa and Sang Ok, all of Seoul Korea.

Kyung Suk was a devoted wife, daughter and sister. She spoke Korean, Japanese and English fluently and earned a bachelor’s of science degree in Information Systems Management from the University of Maryland. While living in Georgia, she earned a realty license and worked in real estate for seven years. She loved animals and raised three dogs, Tomoko, Rudi and Charlie, which were a big part of her life. She was an avid exercise enthusiast and took numerous classes through both ACAC and Jazzercise in Charlottesville. The friends she made in these classes provided invaluable support throughout her illness

A memorial service will be held at 10:00 A.M. Saturday, August 31, 2019 at Ryan Funeral Home, 12819 Spotswood Trail Ruckersville, VA 22968 with Pastor Chuck Winner officiating. A reception will immediately follow at Ryan Funeral Home.

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Ryan Funeral Home of Ruckersville is in charge of arrangements.

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