WOONSOCKET --- Khamvene (Khongsouvankham) Tardiff, 47 of Louis St. died Friday, March 25, 2011, in University of Massachusetts Medical Center, with her family by her side.
Born in Vientane, Laos, daughter of Thene Khongsovankham, and Sombath Thammakhod, both of Woonsocket. She is also survived by her Stepmother Bounthom Khongsouvankham.
Khamvene enjoyed, listening to music and dancing.
Besides her parents, she is survived by one daughter Kimberly Tardiff, of Putnam, Conn., One sister Khamsene Greene, of Moosup, Conn. Two brothers, Thoranong Khongsouvankham, of Woonsocket, and Phoutthasong Khongsouvankham, of Providence, R.I. Several nieces and nephews, and stepbrothers, and step sisters.
She was also the mother of the late Mindy Tardiff.
A Traditional Laos Service will be held on Wednesday March 30, 2011 at 12 noon in the S. DiPardo Memorial Chapel Funeral Home, 1583 Diamond Hill Rd. Woonsocket. Cremation will follow. Relatives and friends are invited: Calling hours are Wednesday from 10 A.M. to 12 noon.