Newsletter – 01_2017-2

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Obituary – Jeffrey Chin

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Jeffrey Chin on Sunday, January 1, 2017 at the age of 90 years.  He leaves daughter, Janet (Wilbert Wong), grandchildren Darren, Craig, and Andrew and four great grandchildren; two sisters, Sr. M. Joan Clare, O.S.F. and Olwyn Fung; his dear friend, Pat; and many relatives and friends.  Jeff was predeceased by wives Joyce (Chai) and Ruby (Hoo).
The funeral service will be held at 1p.m. on Saturday, January 7, 2017, at Sts. Peter & Paul Church, 120 Old Hope Road, Kingston 6.  Internment at Dovecot Memorial Park, St. John's Road, St. Catherine.

Obituary – Hector Chong

CHONG, Hector Alanzo, Business Executive, Managing Director Lascelles Merchandise Ltd. since 1980. Director of Fish Importers Ltd., Yes Distributors Ltd. Organizations: Director Jamaica Chamber of Commerce, Vice-President Royal Air Force Association. Born: Dalvey, St. Thomas, January 26, 1926, son of the late Albert Chong, Business Proprietor, and Mary Nankoo-Chong. Educated: Buxton High School, Durham College. Career: Service in Royal Air Force 1943-45. Denomination: Roman Catholic. Married: Coleen Moore, October 1, 1950; 2 sons, 1 daughter. 

Obituary – Douglas Chin

Douglas “Dougie” Francis Chin, 76, of Toronto, ON, Canada passed away at his home on Tuesday, January 17, 2017. He was born on March 14, 1940 in Kingston, Jamaica to Kenneth and Emily (Lee) Chin.

Survivors include his wife Ivy; his 2 sons, Ian Douglas (Kimberly) of Oshawa, and Warren (Tanya) of Toronto; 1 daughter, Frances of Toronto; 3 grandchildren Caitlin, Andrew, and Carmel; 2 brothers Joe of Miami and Alec of Boca Raton; 2 sisters Veta Chang of Toronto and Shirley Cronin of Wabaushene; as well as many loving nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Douglas always had a curious mind and loved to work with electronics at a young age. His determination and dedication to electronics allowed him to have a successful career with Phillips before starting his own company DIB Electronics in Kingston, Jamaica.

In 1976 he emigrated to Canada where pursued his passion for electronics and entrepeneur spirit led him to run a successful company, Industrial Electronics and start a new company PT Lights until his death. He was a dedicated Toronto Maple Leafs hockey fan and enjoyed his semi-annual fishing trips to Florida.

Visitation will be from 9:00 to 10:00 am followed by a prayer service at Elgin Mills Cemetary on Wednesday January 25, 2017. Donations and Best Wishes Only, In Memory of Douglas Chin, Lakeridge Health Foundation, 905 -433-4339/

Obituary – Dr. Vincent Chin

Date of Birth 1953
Place of Death-Markham, Ontario
First Visitation
When Monday, January 16th, 2017, 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Chapel Ridge Funeral Home

8911 Woodbine Avenue
Markham, ON
L3R 5G1

Obituary – George Lee

Born in Kingston, Jamaica, July 14, 1933, passed away peacefully on January 16, 2017, at Leesburg Regional Medical Center in Leesburg, Florida, at the age of 83. He will be deeply missed by Icyline, his wife of 64 years; his 10 children Janice (Tony), Valli (Gary), Kay (Peter), Grace (Richard), Georgina (Anthony), Colleen (James), Jeweldine,Tyrone (Estela), Kerin and Clint.

Beloved grandpa to 22 grandchildren (1 deceased) and 18 great grandchildren. Brother to John, Harry, Carmen and Fay; and deceased brothers Alvin, Rupert, Vernon and Henry.

Visitation will be held 6-8pm on Wednesday, February 1, 2017, at Baldwin Fairchild Funeral Home, 601 North Park Avenue, Apopka, Florida 32712.

The Funeral Service will be held at 10am on Thursday, February 2, 2017, at

St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, 834 S. Orange Blossom Trail, Apopka,

Florida 32703.

Interment follows at Highland Memory Gardens, 3329 East Semoran Boulevard, Apopka, Florida 32703.

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