December 19, 1920 – January 21, 2013
Kwok-Wah Lee, beloved husband of Shun-Yee Chan of Calgary, passed away on Monday, January 21, 2013 at the age of 92 years.
Kwok-Wah Lee was born in Hong Kong on December 19, 1920. He graduated from the Wah-Yan College in Hong Kong and worked for his Dad, Mr. King-Choi Lee, in the watch and clock retail business. He married the love of his life, Shun-Yee Chan, on October 4, 1942.
In addition to Shun-Yee, Kwok-Wah is survived by his son, Bob Kam-Chuen (Anne); and his two grandchildren, Timothy and Sarah. Kwok-Wah is also survived by two sisters and their families in Hong Kong, one brother and his family in Los Angeles, CA. Upon retirement in 1979, Kwok-Wah emigrated from Hong Kong to Winnipeg, Manitoba and then moved to Calgary in 2000 to be closer to his son and family. In 2005, Kwok-Wah received Christ as his personal Lord and Saviour.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Friday, January 25, 2013 from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Kwok-Wah Lee, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH, Telephone: 403-276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences