Flossie-Wong-Staal-Obituary

Flossie Wong-Staal

Aug 27, 1946 – Jul 8, 2020 (Age 73)

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BORN
August 27, 1946
DIED
July 8, 2020
AGE
73

Obituary

Flossie Wong-Staal was a molecular virologist whose research on HIV was crucial in the development of blood tests to detect the virus. For full obituary and coverage from Legacy.com, click here.

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Sincere condolences to the Wong-Staal Family. May you find comfort in your treasured memories of your dear loved one. May Almighty God in the Heavens comfort your hearts with peace and loving kindness as you cope with this precious loss in your lives. Thank you for Ms. Flossie's contribution and research in the medical field on HIV.

Flossie Wong-Staal was an inspiring mentor, brilliant scientist and indomitable. My condolences to her family. The world has lost a bright light.
mek

Zhongshan Federation of Returned Overseas Chinese

Letter of Condolence

Dear Ms. Flossie Wong-Staal’s Family:

We are greatly shocked and in great sorrow on hearing that Ms. Flossie Wong-Staal, an American Chinese Virologist whose family was originally from Zhongshan, passed away due to pneumonia. Please accept our sincerest condolences.

As the first scientist to unveil the HIV genetic structure and a researcher who devoted most of her life to study...

Zhongshan Federation of Returned Overseas Chinese

Letter of Condolence

Dear Ms. Flossie Wong-Staal’s Family:

We are greatly shocked and in great sorrow on hearing that Ms. Flossie Wong-Staal, an American Chinese Virologist whose family was originally from Zhongshan, passed away due to pneumonia. Please accept our sincerest condolences.

As the first scientist to unveil the HIV genetic structure and a researcher who devoted most of her life to study...

We at The National Women's Hall of Fame are saddened by the loss of one of our 2019 Inductees, Flossie Wong-Staal. The world has lost an extrodinary woman. We will keep her story and her memory alive. Our condolences to her family.

We mourn with you the loss of a productive young life. May mercy and peace be with the family.

My condolence to the family.

My deepest sympathy goes out to the family . May the true God comfort your broken hearts. For Psalms 50:15 says call and He will deliver in the day of distress.