Josephine Yuk Lin Yip

January 19, 2016 10 Condolences Print Obituary Send Flowers

(Nov 25, 1939 – Jan 12, 2016)

Josephine Yuk Lin Yip, age 76, passed away suddenly on Jan 12, 2016 at the Edmonton China Town Care Center. Josephine was born, baptized and raised in Hong Kong. In 1992, she and her family moved to Edmonton. She is survived by her loving husband of 55 years, Hou-Kwong Tung, 4 children, Stephan (May), Catherine (Simon), Wing Kai (Joan), William (Wendy) and 9 grandchildren. She also leaves behind numerous relatives and friends. Josephine loved to help & enjoyed serving others. She was a devout Roman Catholic and a dedicated wife, mother and grandmother.

The family would like to thank the Legion of Mary of the Edmonton Chinese Catholic Parish, staff at the Edmonton China Town Care Center and particularly her Physician, Dr. Brian Chew.

A prayer vigil will be held on Friday, Jan 22, 2016 from 7pm to 9pm at Trinity Funeral Home, 10530 – 116 Street, Edmonton, Alberta. A funeral mass will be held on Saturday, Jan23, 2016 at 2pm at Edmonton Chinese Catholic Parish 10140 – 119 Street, Edmonton, Alberta

In lieu of flowers the family suggest memorial contributions be sent to the Edmonton Chinatown Care Centre, 9539 102A Avenue, NW Edmonton Alberta, T5H-0G2 phone: 780 429 0888

  1. We would like to send our condolences to Tung’s family.Our prayers are with u and family.May our Lord have His words to comfort you and family…..Take care…. Sincerely, Margaret and Kwong with Rebecca,Ryan ,Lawrence

    • Thanks, Margaret and Kwong. God bless

  2. 懷念您媽媽的笑容,佩服她的堅強,她是一個令人尊敬的老人家

    • Thanks, Fiona.

  3. Our condolences to Kai, William and family . Grandma Tung has gone to a good place and left us with happy memory of her kindness and sincerity in life . May your family be blessed with strength in this time of sadness and the knowledge that she will be missed in her passing. Sincerely, Tai and Brenda with Kelvin, Jeffrey

    • Thanks, Tai and Brenda

  4. What a beautiful picture of your mother-in-law Joan. Our thoughts are with you and your families.

    Joy Netterville

    • Thanks, Joy

  5. So sorry to hear about your loss. I will always remember the delicious meals that she created for us. Please take care of each other. My family and I send our deepest condolences.

    • Thanks, Simon and Amanda.
      She fondly remembered you both. Thanks.

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