Sunday, September 23, 2012

Lo Tsung Kee (Mrs Tan Soo Bin), death 21 May 1914, Singapore

Death. Lo Tsung Kee. On May 21 at Dingwall, Pasir Panjang, Lo Tsung Kee, wife of Mr Tan Soo Bin, aged 33 years. Funeral from Panglima Prang, River Valley Road, on Sunday, May 24 at 3 p.m. [The Straits Times, 21 May 1914, Page 8]

The remains of thelate Mrs Tan Soo Bin, daughter-in-law of the Hon Tan Jiak Kim, C.M.G., and second daughter of the late Sir Lo Fung Low, K.C.V.O., were removed from Panglima Prang, River Valley Road, on Sunday at 3 p.m. The funeral was a quiet and solemn one in the reformed style, the coffin being covered with black velvet, with white trimmings and lining. The Alhambra band played the Dead March. [The Singapore Free Press and Mercantile Advertiser (1884-1942), 27 May 1914, Page 12]

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