Mr. Raymond Yu passed away in Vancouver
YU, Raymond August 30, 1931 – June 13, 2018
Mr. Raymond Yu passed away peacefully on June 13, 2018 at Vancouver General Hospital. He was predeceased by his beloved wife, Cecilia. He is survived and will be lovingly remembered by his soul mate whom he was blessed with during the autumn of his life, Ms. Marilyn Wai; by his Children, Vincent (Sheryn), Angelina, Edmund, Christine, Brenda (Ernest), Belinda; by his grandchildren, Adrian, Kevin, Natalie, Ethan; and by his many loving family members. Prayer Vigil will be held on July 1st at 7:30 pm at St. Monica’s Parish, 12011 Woodhead Rd, Richmond.
On July 2nd at 1:30 pm, Funeral Mass will be held at the Holy Rosary Cathedral, 646 Richards St, Vancouver. A Celebration of Raymond’s Life will follow at Waterfront Hotel, 900 Canada Place, Vancouver from 3:30 pm onward.
Viewing will only be at The Vigil. Eulogies are welcome at The Vigil and at The Celebration of Life.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to S.U.C.C.E.S.S. Foundation & a donation box for Wah Yan College (Vancouver) Alumni Association at all three memorial events. Flowers can be sent by contacting Kearney Funeral Services at 604‐736‐0268 or Arbutus Florists at 604‐731‐3313. Both these establishments will ensure delivery on Monday July 2 if flowers are ordered by morning of June 27.
A memorial service will be conducted in Hong Kong in late July in honor of Mr. Raymond Yu.
Message from Matthew Wong – Vancouver Chapter:
As you already know the sad news of our beloved teacher and friend, Mr. Raymond Yu has passed away.
The Vancouver Chapter will assist his family for the arrangement. Details of the funeral mass will be announced shortly.
To remember Mr. Yu, we prepare to print a booklet about him, we like to gather pictures and short write-up ( in English ) from all of you or your classmates as soon as possible, within these two days, in order to meet the printing date.
You can send the information to : Brenda Yu E mail : email@example.com
Wah Yan College Kowloon Alumni Association of Ontario Networking Dinner
Wah Yan Kowloon Alumni Association is hosting a dinner gathering on July 13, 2018 at 7pm. The venue is Emperor Fine Chinese Cuisine 君臨天下 on Bayview, near 16th Ave. Cost is $45 per person.
The topic of presentation will be “Pre-Planning Final Arrangements – Why and How”
Contact us by email, or call our Vice president Bernard Tsui (416 4506308) before Jun 30th. Spaces are limited, so only the early birds will get the worms.
Joint School bus trip
A bus trip visit to 大山行 ginseng farm will be held on July 28, 2018. It includes a factory tour and warehouse shopping.
Other activities may include wine tasting (at extra cost), shopping at Outlet Collection Niagara. Dinner after the tour at 金延宴 (First Markham Place) is optional.
Cost of tour: (bus and lunch box) $50 per person.
Pick up time and location: 8:30 am at Time Square (Hwy 7)
Return time: 7:00pm.
Contact us by email or call our Vice President Bernard Tsui (416 4506308) as soon as possible. Please let us know whether you would like to participate in wine tasting, shopping and/or dinner. This will help the organizers.
Visit this web site for more information : http://hkjsaa.blogspot.com/2018/06/ginseng-tour.html?m=1
Joint School soccer competition
Wah Yan, La Salle, St Joseph and Salesian will compete on August 22, 2018. First game time is at 1pm. The competition will be held at Bayview Reservoir Park (Bayview & 407).
We will at least play 3 games. Although the games will not be “full length”, we will need a lot of players. So join us if you can.
Wah Yan College Kowloon Alumni Association of Ontario 35th Annuversary dinner
Wah Yan Kowloon Alumni Association of Ontario is celebrating their 35th anniversary this year. A dinner will be held on October 21, 2018 at Premiere Ballroom & Convention Centre (釣魚臺國宴). The cost of the event is $88 per person.