Salute to Rep. Chong

Gov. Linda Lingle ordered state flags at all state and county buildings to be flown at half-staff on Saturday in honor of former State Rep. Wing Kong Chong, who passed away on April 25, states a press release.

Chong served in the State House of Representatives from 1971 to 1974, representing the Hilo Second House District.

Funeral services for Chong will be held on Saturday.


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