TAM, Mei Ying
September 17, 1930 - Guang Dong, China
September 21, 2013 - Calgary, Alberta
It is with deep sadness, that we announce the passing of our beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Mei Ying Tam, on September 21, 2013 at the age of 83 years. Mei Ying was born in Canton, China and immigrated to Calgary, AB from Hong Kong 45 years ago. Mei Ying was an intelligent and successful individual whose hard work and dedication provided the foundation for her family's life in Calgary. Mei Ying enjoyed caring for her flowers and tending to her garden. She was very fond of her grandchildren and great-grandchildren and always enjoyed spending time with them. Mei Ying is survived by her loving children: daughter, Lana (Harold) Mah, son, Kwan (Donna Lynn) Tam and five grandchildren: Keith (Donna) Mah, Steven (Rinabel) Mah, Ryan Tam, Kayda (Doug) Kurtz, Leanne (Sam) Cantelon, and five great-grandchildren: Aiden, Keira, Kaia, Dylan and Saryn Mah. Viewing will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Wednesday, October 2, 2013 from 6:00 to 8:30 p.m. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen's Park Cemetery. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
Published in The Calgary Herald from Sept. 26 to Sept. 30, 2013