Ken Bunhong Plang
Ken Bunhong Plang
  • February 1, 1932 - April 21, 2017
  • Raytown, Missouri

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Ken Bunhong Plang (1932-2017). It is with great sadness and aching hearts we announce the passing of Ken Bunhong Plang, of Raytown, Missouri on Friday, April 21, 2017. Ken, 85 years old, was born on February 1, 1932 in Cambodia. In 1975, he and his family came to the United States in hopes for a better life. It was here in Raytown, Ken paved the way and created a life for his family that will live on in his legacy. Beloved father and grandpa, he was a strong man of few words, and was well respected by everyone he encountered. He is and forever will be the foundation of the Plang family. Besides his love and devotion to his family, his passion for fishing will also live on in his legacy.

Ken is survived by his wife Mao Men Plang. He is also survived by his children: daughter, Toni Plang; son, Ronnie Plang and spouse Channy Plang; daughter, Shaunty Plang and spouse, Curtis Massood; daughter Patricia Vargas; son, Dominic Plang and spouse, Tina Plang; and daughter Sofia Jones. Ken was the best grandpa to his eleven grandchildren: Nikita Plang, Dolly Plang, Felicia Blasdel, Diana Plang, Michael Plang, Jordan Vargas, Alyssa Jones, Juliette Vargas, Tyler Jones, London Vargas, and Samantha Plang Massood, and a great-grandson Hayden Plang-Groves. He will be forever missed by his family and many friends. Visitations will be held at Floral Hills Funeral Home in Raytown from 10 a.m. – Noon on Saturday, April 29, followed by a Memorial Service at Noon and burial immediately after.

Arr: Floral Hills Funeral Home, 7000 Blue Ridge Blvd, KCMO, 64133. Online condolences may be left at