Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Lim Chin Guan, death August 1963, Penang

Mr. Lim Chin Guan dies, aged 83. PENANG. Fri.--- Another link with old Penang has been severed with the death of Mr. Lim Chin Guan, father of Mr. Lim Huck Aik, president of the Penang Turf Club. The late Mr. Lim, 83, who died at his son's Jesselton Road home on Wednesday after suffering a stroke, will be cremated at Batu Gantong on Sunday. A son of the late Towkay Lim Mah Chye, Mr. Lim was well known among local business circles at the turn of the century. A road in Penang has been named after him. [The Straits Times, 31 August 1963, Page 5]

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