|Birth: ||Jan. 31, 1952|
|Death: ||Jun. 20, 2003|
SUZANNE INSOOK AHN, M.D. passed away on June 22, 2003 from lung cancer in spite of never having smoked.
She is survived by her husband Dr. Steven Hays, son Foster Hays, daughter Kimberly Hays, and many relatives and friends.
Suzanne was a skilled Neurologist, dedicated advocate for social justice, thoughtful philanthropist, and prolific inventor.
She attended Booneville Elementary School in Arkansas, graduated from Robert E. Lee High School in Tyler Texas, The University of Texas-Austin, and U.T. Southwestern Medical School in Dallas.
She was the founder of the Dallas Summit and the Asian American Forum. She served on many boards including the Texas State Board of Medical Examiners, Texas Air Quality Board, National Board of Girls Inc., Womens Center of Dallas, DeGolyer Library of Women of the Southwest, and The Hockaday School.
Memorial service will be held 4:00 PM, Friday, June 27, 2003 at Highland Park United Methodist Church. Donations may be made to the "Suzanne Ahn, M.D. Speaker Endowment Fund" Dallas Women's Foundation, 4300 MacArthur Avenue, Suite 255, Dallas, Texas 75209 or "Suzanne Ahn, M.D. Award for Civil Rights and Social Justice" Asian American Journalists Association, 1182 Market Street, Suite 320, San Francisco, California 94102.
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