Sunday, September 23, 2012

Ong Hong Guan, death 18 December 1925, Singapore

Death. Ong Hong Guan at his residence No 27-7 Killiney Road at 12 midnight on Friday 18th December 1925 age 39 years. He leaves a widow, one daughter and five sons to mourn his loss. Interment at Bukit Brown Cemetery on Tuesday 22nd December 1925. [Malaya Tribune, 19 December 1925, Page 6]

The death took place, yesterday of Mr Ong Hong Guan, manager of Messrs Cheong Koon Seng & Co., auctioneers, Chulia Street. The offices of the company will  be closed all day to-morrow as a token of respect ; and the burial will take place at Bukit Brown. [Malaya Tribune, 21 December 1925, Page 6]

Mrs Ong Hong Guan and family beg to thank all their relatives and friends, the Peng Hoe Kok Association and the Thong Lok Kok Association who so kindly attended the funeral and also those who sent wreaths, telegrams and letters of condolence in their recent bereavement. [Malaya Tribune, 24 December 1925, Page 6]

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