Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Yeo Geok Keng (Mrs. Khoo Cheng Tiong), death 25 June 1923, Singapore

Death. Yeo Geok Keng. --- On June 25, 1923, at 57 Tras Street, Madame Yeo Geok Keng, wife of the late Khoo Cheng Tiong, mother of Khoo Siok Wan, alias Khoo Teck Hin, Khoo Teck Siong and Khoo It Sim, and mother-in-law of Lim Chan Sin, See Tiong Wah, Tay Boon Tat and Ong Keng Yong, aged 71 years. She leaves a large family to mourn her loss. Funeral on Sunday, July 1, at 9 a.m. for Bukit Brown Cemetery. [Malaya Tribune, 28 June 1923, Page 6; The Straits Times, 29 June 1923, Page 8]

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