Tree Limb Victim Laid to Rest

Sep 2, 2013 9:20 PM

The Chico State Student who was killed by a fallen tree branch last week was laid to rest today.
More than 100 people were on hand at the Bidwell Chapel to honor Pa Houa Lor.
Family members told Action News Now it is Hmong tradtion to have a three-day funeral service for deceased loved ones.
This was the second day of the ceremonies ... where they buried the body.
Pau Houa's brother called her death "an emotionally devastating loss."
Vang Lor ... a Chico State Biochemistry Student ... is dedicating his studies to his sisters memory, "It pushes me to pursue my education more because my sister died in an accident at Chico State where she was trying to pursue education so this really pushed my will to to get my degree and move onto higher education."
Donations for the "Pa Houa Memorial fund" can be made at the Cohasset and Downtown branches of Bank of America. ###


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