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7-day Ceremony for slain elders

Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members and Cambodian community members pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Food is prepared for the Wa Lao monks at the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Food is prepared for the Wa Lao monks at the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Food is prepared for the Wa Lao monks at the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Food is prepared for the Wa Lao monks at the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Miriam Aarons at the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members and Cambodian community members pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Food is prepared for the Wa Lao monks at the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Food is prepared for the Wa Lao monks at the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Food is prepared for the Wa Lao monks at the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Food is prepared for the Wa Lao monks at the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Miriam Aarons at the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members and Cambodian community members pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Food is prepared for the Wa Lao monks at the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Food is prepared for the Wa Lao monks at the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Food is prepared for the Wa Lao monks at the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Food is prepared for the Wa Lao monks at the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Family members, Cambodian community members and Lao monks pray during the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Miriam Aarons at the 7-day Ceremony for slain Cambodian elders Touch Chea and his wife, Sorn Sreap at the Lao Buddhist Temple in Mountain View on Friday, June 1, 2013. The ceremony, held on the seventh day after death, is to say good bye to the spirits of the deceased so they will move on to the next cycle.
Bob Hallinen
Craig Medred