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WONG, Shao Rong

WONG, Shao Rong

December 20, 1927 – February 15, 2014

Shao Rong Wong, beloved brother, husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather, passed away peacefully while being surrounded by his loved ones in Calgary on Saturday, February 15, 2014 at the age of 86 years.

Shao Rong was born in 1927, into a loving family with five brothers and two sisters. He was a well-known and respected principal in numerous high schools around Taishan City, which is how he met the love of his life, Chao Xiong. He married Chao Xiong in 1958 and they raised their three daughters Sue, Lily, Kelly and son Kenneth together.

After retiring, Shao Rong and his wife made the decision to take Kelly and Kenneth and his mother to immigrate to join their oldest daughter Sue and her husband in Calgary, Alberta. He enjoyed doing Tai Chi in the morning and was an avid reader of current events around the world. He relished in promoting healthy living to all his friends and family and enjoyed maintaining his organic vegetable garden while involving his family in the process.

Shao Rong loved spending time with his family, and especially loved to go on trips and vacations with them. Nothing gave him more joy than being surrounded by his children and grandchildren and he thoroughly enjoyed hearing about their accomplishments in life.

Shao Rong will be dearly missed and remembered forever by his loving wife Chao Xiong; their children Sue (husband Ming), Lily (husband Alan), Kelly (husband David) and son Kenneth (wife Zenda); his grandchildren Perry (wife Lisa), Carolina, Brandon, Jefferey, Jocelyn, Nathan, Celina and Cyrus; his great grandson Clark; his family in Malaysia; and other extended family members and friends.

Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Saturday February 22, 2014 from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m.

Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Sunday, February 23, 2014 at 10:30 a.m.  Graveside Service to follow at Queen’s Park Cemetery.  Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.

In living memory of Shao Wong, 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.

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  1. Phyllis Pai and Family :

    When sadness fills our hearts, sometimes we must believe what we can’t see. May God show you the way to new hope, peace and happiness.
    With Sympathy!

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  2. Khai Chee Wong :

    We are deeply saddened by the loss of your beloved father/husband. He will be truly missed and we will include him our prayers.
    Deepest condolences from:
    Wong Siew Thong, Teh Siew Har and Khai Shin Wong
    Khai Chee Wong, Chih Lee Siow, Steven Wong, Kevin Wong and Samuel Wong

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  3. Siew Thong Wong :

    荣弟,
    当我获悉你患上顽疾时,我的心多么难过和难以接受的事实。以你平时注重运动和饮食规律是不该患上平时完全没有疾病像徵的恶疾。
    当你病重卧床时,我未克在旁慰问和鼓励你和家人,內心深感遗憾。
    我们各居一方,千山万水,相聚是非易事。虽然我们别离多,相聚少,但是我们都非常珍惜短暂的聚会。我们一起旅游,运动,逛街,品嘗美食,这一切的一切永记心里。
    生老病死是人生过程的规律,无人可避免。生离死别人之常情。
    荣弟, 既然你先我们而去,希望你平安上路。 永别了! 荣弟。
    大哥 ( 黄绍棠) 悼唁

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  4. Siew Har Cheng :

    八十兄弟情
    今朝伤永离
    绍运岁不彰
    叹声道无常

    大嫂 (郑秀霞) 悼唁

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