Chanh Chanthalangsy

Funeral services for Chanh Chanthalangsy, 82, Lawrence, will be at 1 pm Saturday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home & Crematory. Cremation will follow the service. Chanh died Monday, Nov. 7, 2016, at the University of Kansas Hospital in Kansas City, Kansas.

He was born Dec. 1, 1933, in Salavanh, Laos. He served in the Laos Army from 1953-75, and trained soldiers to parachute. He was a farmer in Laos, and came to the United States in 1988. He enjoyed playing the banjo and kaen, enjoyed mowing the yard, and especially enjoyed being grandfather to his four grandkids.

Survivors include a son, Say Chanthalangsy and wife Vando, Lawrence.