Kit Jing Kwok went to be with the Lord on Saturday, January 28, 2006 at the age of 83 years.
Kit was born and raised in Chiu Kwan, China. After graduating from Chiu Kwan Teachers Training College, she assisted her father in their family business. She met and married her husband, Ping Kee of sixty years in Canton. Together they established their family and successful business in Hong Kong. They immigrated to Canada in 1980 and lived in Vancouver, Toronto, and finally settled in Calgary in 1993, and it was here that Kit Jing was baptised. Her greatest achievement in life was raising godly and well-educated children and grandchildren. Kit loved life, Chinese Literature, calligraphy, traveling, sewing, cooking, and being with family and friends.
Kit Jing is survived by her husband, Ping Kee; their children Frances (Leon) of New York, Mary (Alain) of Toronto, Yvonne (Pak Keong) of Calgary, Sunny (Rita) of Toronto, and Edmund (Fior) of Hong Kong; and eleven grandchildren, Clement, Jeremy, Melanie, Justin, Arthur, Andrew, Amanda, Chantelle, Jasmine, Sherlotte, and Long Long. She also leaves behind many nieces and nephews and much beloved extended family. Kit was predeceased by her son, Chiu-yee.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) today, February 1, 2006 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. A Celebration of her life will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Thursday, February 2, 2006 at 2:00 p.m. with The Rev. Moses Yuen Presider, Graveside service to follow at Edenbrook Memorial Gardens. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. The family extends its heart felt thanks to the doctors, nurses, and support staff of the Progressive Renal Care Clinic at Colonel Belcher Veterans Care Centre, and especially to Dr. Garth Mortis, nurses Robin, Ruth, and Heather; her General Practitioner, Dr. S.Y. Lam; and his staff as well as to the home care team, especially to Melody and Pam for the on-going support over the last several years of Kit’s life. The family sincerely thanks the members of the South Gate Alliance Church for their continuous care, love, support, and prayer.
In living memory of KitJing Kwok, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 Bannister Road S.E. Telephone: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences