Her partner Jeff Vezain shared news of her death Thursday on Facebook. “For thirteen years she confronted cancer with courage, humor, determination and optimism,” Vezain said in the post. “She was immensely encouraged by the love of her family, friends and those she had yet to meet.”
Vezain said he was by her side when she died Tuesday night at their Los Angeles home. You can read his entire post below.
Whang hosted Hgtv’s House Hunters for nine years, from 1999 to 2007. She also was known for her recurring role as Polly the spa manager on NBC’s drama Las Vegas. She made her television debut as a Road Warrior (remote correspondent) on FX’s two-hour morning show Breakfast Time in the 1990s, and