DOVER - Trinh Kiet Diep Ng (aka Miranda), aged 70, passed away peacefully on Monday, October 10, 2016 in her home in Dover, DE, after a 15 month battle with cancer. Trinh was born on May 26, 1946 in Saigon, Vietnam to the late Cuong D. Diep and Mary Cuu Vuong Diep. Always a fighter, Trinh and her family fled Saigon in 1975 during the Vietnam War and resettled in Thurmont, MD with the assistance of her brother in law, Sedjwick D. Tourison Jr. and sister, Ping Tourison. Shortly thereafter, Trinh met her soul mate and best friend, Ching Hang Ng. Trinh married Ching on March 15, 1979 in First Southern Baptist Church of Dover and have been happily married for 37 years. Together they formed Hang's Express Chinese Restaurant in 1981 and ran the business for 35 years. Trinh was a savvy business woman with a kind heart and a warm smile. She had a passion for travel and loved to meet new people. Her travels through China, Europe, North America, New Zealand, and Australia enriched her life and broadened her views on the world around her. Over the past year, Trinh was fighting for a return to trip to her native homeland of Vietnam and a trip to Disney World with her two grandsons. Trinh is survived by her husband, Ching Hang Ng of Dover; her two sisters, Ping Tourison of Crofton, Md., and Sandy Chan of Vidalia, Ga.; her only daughter, Stephanie Colvill of New Zealand; as well as two grandsons, Kai and Kit Colvill. There will be a viewing from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Saturday, October 15, at Torbert Funeral Chapel, 61 South Bradford Street, Dover. A funeral service will follow at 12 p.m. also at Tobert Funeral Chapel. Burial will follow the funeral at Lakeside Cemetery in Dover. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to www.bayhealthfoundation.org or www.delawarehospice.org . "A butterfly lights besides us like a sunbeam. And for a brief moment its glory and beauty belong to our world. But then it flies again. And though we wish it could have stayed… We feel lucky to have seen it."
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