Vone was born January 1, 1943 in Vientian, Laos, the daughter of Chan Hat and Pheng Hong Mong Khoune. In 1963 Vone was united in marriage to Owen Thammavongsa in Vientian, Laos. They came to the United States in February of 1989, and moved to Pelican Rapids in August. Vone worked at West Central Turkey's, Inc. from 1989 to 2005.Vone, age 64, passed away on Thursday, May 3, 2007 at the St. Cloud Hospital, in St. Cloud, MN.Vone is survived by 4 children: Thongkhan Thammavongsa and Dokkeo Phommachalinh, both of Pelican Rapids, Boun Laune Thammavongsa and Oune Thammavongsa, both of Fort Smith, Arkansas; 5 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; a brother; and 4 sisters.Blessed Be The Memory Of Vone.