Jet Crash Victims Remembered

Family was living the American Dream

The family killed in Monday's jet plane crash had moved into their San Diego home two weeks ago. According to friends, the Yoons needed a bigger home for their growing family. Baby Rachel was born two months ago. It was a move made possible by Dong Yoon's sister who had lived in the home previously. Yoon's sister and her husband moved to Chula Vista.

"They were working towards a better life, living the American dream," said Rev. Daniel Shin of the Korean United Methodist Church.

Shin says Dong came to the United States and became a naturalized citizen in 1989. His wife, 36-year old Young had just received her nursing degree. The couple had another daughter, 15-month-old Grace Yoon.

Authorities are still searching for the older daughter in the rubble of what was their home on Cather Street.

Church officials say they will hold a prayer service for Dong Yoon on Wednesday night.

"He needs us for support right now. He's in denial and not accepting what happened yesterday," Shin said.

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