Vichitphanh Keovilay

Vichitphanh Keovilay, 45, of Manchester, died Monday, Jan. 7, 2013, at St. Francis Hospital, Hartford.

She was born in Vientiane, Laos, on Jan. 3, 1968, to the late Mr. Khamsao Keovilay and Mrs. Khamthanh Hanesana. She had resided in Manchester since 1979. Vichitphanh is survived by her mother, Khamthanh; and eight siblings, Boun Nhong, Daphet, Katay, Sitiphone, Kettaphone, Keosamone, Chanhpheng, Anothai; numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins, great-niece, and great-nephews. She was predeceased by her father, Khamsao; great-aunt, Thomphone; a brother, Phoukham; and maternal grandparents, Phanh and Thet.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013, at 9 a.m. at Holmes Funeral Home, 400 Main St., Manchester. Calling hours will be today, Jan. 9, 2013, from 4 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Lao Lane Xang Temple of Connecticut, 40 Cisar Road, Willington, CT 06079.

For directions to the funeral home or to sign the online guestbook please go to

Funeral Home

Holmes Funeral Home
400 Main Street Manchester, CT 06040
(860) 643-2441

Published in Journal Inquirer from Jan. 9 to Jan. 13, 2013