Archive for the 'Obituary' Category

ObituaryRIP – Mr. Wong Chin Wah (1919-2019)

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019

(Photo credit: WYK Photography Team) It is with sadness to inform you that our retired Chemistry teacher, Mr. Wong Chin Wah (黃展華老師), passed away on 20 January 2019 (Sunday). Mr. Wong was a Chemistry teacher at WYK from 1952 to 1984. After his retirement, he stayed to help teach Putonghua till 1986. Mr. Wong was […]

ObituaryClosure of Car Park for the Funeral Mass for Fr. Deignan

Wednesday, December 19th, 2018

Dear alumni, The Funeral Mass for Fr. Deignan will be held in the Chapel on 22 December 2018, and the car park will be closed in the morning, from 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., to make way for the funeral procession. Only authorized vehicles will be allowed in the car park, and security guards will be […]

ObituaryFuneral Mass of Fr. Deignan

Tuesday, December 11th, 2018

Message from Fr. Chow: “Dear Friends, Wahyanites, and Riccians, Please be informed that the Funeral Mass of our beloved Fr. Alfred Joseph Deignan, S.J. will be held at St. Ignatius Chapel, Wah Yan College, Kowloon, on December 22 (Sat). Final Tribute to Fr. Deignan (瞻仰遺容) – starts at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 10:45 a.m. […]

ObituaryRIP Fr. Alfred Deignan, S.J.

Tuesday, December 11th, 2018

Message from Fr. Chow: “Dear Friends, the Wah Yan Community and the Ricci Hall Community, It is with deep sorrow that I am announcing the passing of Fr. Alfred Deignan. Fr. Deignan left this world for his Eternal Home from St. Paul’s Hospital, Hong Kong at 3:43 a.m. on December 11, 2018. Fr. Deignan’s life […]

ObituaryMr. Anthony Ho 何鎮源老師 R.I.P.

Friday, November 9th, 2018

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our most respected vice principal and WYKAAO advisor Mr Anthony Ho on the 8th of November 2018 in Toronto. He was 83. May he rest in peace! The following are the funeral arrangements: Visitation with Prayer and Eulogy service at 7pm November 16 (Friday) […]

ObituaryMemorial Mass of Fr. Naylor

Monday, October 15th, 2018

A memorial mass will be held on 20 October at 3pm, in memory of our dearly beloved Fr. Naylor. Date: 20 October, 2018 (Saturday) Time: 3:00 p.m. Place: St. Ignatius Chapel at Wah Yan College, Kowloon Keep the eternal rest of Fr. Naylor in our prayers.

ObituaryFuneral Mass of Fr. Naylor

Saturday, October 6th, 2018

Details of Fr. Naylor’s Funeral Mass Arrangement: Date: October 11, 2018 (Thursday) Time: (Paying last respects to Fr. Naylor) 8:45am to 9:45am (Mass) 10 a.m. Place: St. Ignatius Chapel at Wah Yan College, Kowloon 56 Waterloo Road, Yaumatei, Kowloon Presider: Most Rev. Bishop Michael Yeung There will be no burial after the Funeral Mass. Fr. […]

ObituaryRIP Fr. Harold Naylor, S.J.

Thursday, October 4th, 2018

We are deepenly saddened that our beloved Fr. Naylor passed away today. He was a dedicated educator who inspired generations of Wahyanites with his innovative teaching methods. His legacy will live on for many years. Wahyanites will miss him.

ObituaryMemorial Mass of Ms. Monica Tang

Thursday, July 19th, 2018

Ms. Monica Tang (teacher of Wah Yan College, Kowloon from 1978 to 1994) passed away peacefully from cancer on 16 July 2018 at Scarborough General Hospital, Toronto, Canada. She was cremated on 27 July 2018. A Memorial Mass will take place at 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, 25 August 2018 at St. Ignatius Chapel, Wah Yan […]

ObituaryOBITUARY – Mr Chan Hing Yau Philip 陳興有(Class 1975)

Saturday, October 15th, 2016

Dear all, On behalf of Wah Yan College Kowloon Past Students’ Association, It is with my deepest sadness and sorrow to inform you that Mr Chan Hing Yau Philip 陳興有(Class 1975), our current Executive Committee member, passed away on 12 October, 2016. Philip has served WYKPSA for more than 20 years. He was a respectable […]

ObituaryObituary – Fr. Anthony Farren, S.J.

Thursday, January 7th, 2016

It is with a sad heart that we announce the death of our beloved Fr. Anthony Farren, S.J. Fr Farren went to god at 12:30am on 26 December 2015, Irish time. He died very peacefully. The family has requested him be buried in Carndonagh, Co. Donegal. Fr Farren started his service at WYK in 1958, […]

ObituaryMass for 10th Anniversary of the Passing of Mr Francis Kong

Monday, November 9th, 2015

You are invited to participate in a mass to commemorate the 10th Anniversary of the passing of our beloved and dedicated teacher, Mr. Francis Kong on Saturday 12 December 2015 at 14:45 (until 15:45) at WYK School Hall at 56 Waterloo Road, Wah Yan College Kowloon. Please join us thereafter for light refreshments and a […]