On August 18 of this year the Society lost one of it's founding members สมศรี ตรีเพชร . สมศรี who died peacefully at home. She was 83 years old. She was teaching Hua Mulan Chuan well into her 70s and was affectionately called ครู ยาย (Teacher Grandmother) . Her husband had passed away 20 years previously and she had lived with her family who showed good filial duty with happiness. Her teaching duty was taken over by her daughter who lives in ปาย. After the Buddhist ceremony and cremation the family was visited my a large number of well wishers and former students.