Meihong Xu, 90, passed away at 1:20 am on Monday, September 2, 2013 in the Haven Hospice at the JFK Medical Center in Edison, NJ.
Born in Putian County, Fujian Province, China, she resided in US for the past 22 years.
Meihong worked as an obstetrician-gynecologist in the Fuzhou Maternal and Child Health Hospital in Fuzhou, Fujian before she retired in 1985.
She is survived by her husband, Weikun Chen; her three children, Lingjing Chen, Yuling Chen and her husband Wei Zhang, Yuxiang Chen and her husband Xiaotie Jiang; four grandchildren, Wuyang, Cecilia, Audrey, and Frank. She is also survived by two sisters and two brothers.
The funeral will be held on Saturday, Sept 7 from 9:30 -11:00 am in the Costello-Runyon Funeral Home, located at 568 Middlesex Avenue (RT 27) in Metuchen. Interment will follow at the Hillside Cemetery Association, located at 1401 Woodland Avenue, Scotch Plains, NJ. Visitation will directly precede the funeral on Saturday from 8:30 - 9:30 am. To send condolences, visit www.costello-runyon.com.