Byong Chung BS ’58


Byong Chung BS ’58, April 28, 2018, age 83. After completing his pre-med studies at Seoul National University, Chung attended Lewis & Clark and later earned his MD from Oregon Health & Science University. In 1967, he joined a private neurosurgery practice in Elgin, Illinois, where he helped save lives for more than 40 years. Chung loved to teach and travel, often performing surgeries or teaching wherever he was visiting. He also loved sports and music. Survivors include wife Myung Soon; children Mimi, Young, Julia, and Joe; and 14 grandchildren.