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Girard Y. M. Kim

November 17, 1939 - February 11, 2023

Girard Y. M. Kim passed away Feb. 11, 2023 surrounded by loved ones at Salem Health Hospital after a stroke and a short battle with cancer.


He is survived by his wife, Marie; children, Vance, Chris and Lisa; grandchildren, Tanu, Josh, Micah, Moani-Keala, Kealani and Jayden.


A Celebration of Life service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 24, 2023, at Holman’s Funeral Service, 2610 S.E. Hawthorne Blvd., Portland. Hawaii memorial service will be at 11:30 a.m. (Hawaii time) Tuesday, March 14, 2023, at Nu’uanu Mortuary in Honolulu, with burial to follow in the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific at 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers, family suggests a donation in Girard’s name to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital ( or the American Cancer Society.

Service Information

Service Information

Date: Friday, February 24, 2023

Time: 02:00 pm

Holman's Funeral & Cremation Service


2610 SE Hawthorne Blvd.
Portland, Oregon 97214

Service has been rescheduled to February 24 at 2 PM due to weather.

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