Funeral scheduled for Chicago River drowning victim

EDINA, Minn. - Funeral services will be held on Sunday for a University of Minnesota student who died in the icy Chicago River trying to save her friends.

Lauren Li drowned trying to help Ken Hoang after he fell into the river trying to get his cell phone.

The only survivor was Ken's cousin, Quoc Viet Hoang, who also went into the river to help.

The funeral for Ken Hoang was held in the days following the drowning.

Funeral services for Li will be held in Edina.


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