Seonghwa of the former Regional President for Asia, Dr. Julia Kim (박정해)
Dr. Julia Kim, (박정해) the first Regional President for Asia ascended on the 20th of October, 2014 at 4:58 AM in CheongShim hospital, Cheongpyeong, Korea from pneumonia-related complications. She was 67 years old.
Upon hearing the news of Dr. Kim’s ascension, True Mother bestowed a calligraphy and instructed that she be buried at Paju Wonjon.
Dr. Kim joined the church in 1964 and received the blessing with the 777 Couples. She is the spouse of Dr. Pyeong Hwa Kim, the former continental director for North America. She received her PhD from the Northwest University of the Philippines.
Throughout her life, Dr. Park dedicated herself for the providence; she began her public life as a pioneer in 1970 in the South Jeolla province and began her missionary work in Thailand in 1984. In 1992, she was appointed as the first continental director for Asia. Her valuable contributions led the continent of Asia to receive various excellence awards from True Parents (2001, 2003).
She is survived by 3 sons, 1 daughter and 8 grand-children.
The memorial service will be held by the FFWPU Korea HQ on the 22nd of October 2014 (7:00 AM), at at Hyundai Asan Hospital Hall. And Wonjeon Ceremony will be at 10:30AM the same day (Oct.22.2014) in Paju Korea.
The FFWPU International Headquarters would like to send their condolences to the beloved.