CHENG, Yu Chow Yu Chow Cheng passed away on April 16th, 2021 at the age of 91. She was known fondly as Lily to friends and family, Ma Ma to her 6 children, and Por Por to her 13 grandchildren. She was born on June 5th, 1930 in Sunwui. In 1948, she married Fook Chin (George) and immigrated to Canada in 1956. Together they put down roots in Ladner and farmed 100 acres of turnips and potatoes, until they retired in 1998. She spent most of her time in the kitchen making her famous baos and har gows and in the garden growing countless fruits and vegetables. She is predeceased by her son, Robert and survived by her husband, Fook Chin (George), children, Susie, Bruce, William, Elsie and May and her grandchildren. Her family will lovingly remember her candid spirit, and how she always made sure everyone was well fed. Last respects can be made at Richmond Funeral Home on April 30th, from 8:30 to 10:00am. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in her memory to the Delta Hospital and Community Health Foundation.
Published in Delta Optimist from Apr. 29 to May 29, 2021.