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ObituaryEucharistic Mass: In Memory of Mr Francis Kong

Friday, December 15th, 2006

You are cordially invited to a eucharistic celebration dedicated to our late teacher, Mr. Francis Kong. Details of the Mass are as follows: Date: 15 December 2006 Time: 7:30 pm Venue: St. Ignatius’ Chapel, 56 Waterloo Road, Yaumatei, Kowloon You are now invited to take up certain duties in the mass such as scripture reading, […]


Obituary“With Every Good Wish”: Subscription of Francis Kong Memorial Book

Monday, November 20th, 2006

The publication will account for a biography of Mr. Kong from his boyhood to life at Wah Yan. It will also unveil dear snapshots of Mr. Kong and his teachers, classmates and friends and most essentially, the tributes from those who benefited from Mr. Kong’s enduring love. It is a legend we Wahyanites should not […]


ObituaryRequiem Mass: Rev Fr Donal Taylor, S.J.

Friday, November 3rd, 2006

A requiem mass, presided over by Fr. Alfred J. Deignan, S.J., will be celebrated on Friday, 3 November, at 7:30pm, at St. Ignatius’ Chapel, Wah Yan College, Kowloon. Rev. Fr. Donal Taylor, S.J. (1923-2006) returned to the merciful Lord on 10 October 2006 after almost 83 years of devoted service to God and mankind. We […]


ObituaryObituary: Rev Fr Donal Taylor, S.J.

Tuesday, October 10th, 2006

Rev. Fr. Donal Taylor, S.J. (1923-2006) returned to the merciful Lord on 10 October 2006 after almost 83 years of devoted service to God and mankind. We at Wah Yan College Kowloon mourn his death not only that he was a priest whose presence in a Catholic school is infinitely valuable, but also that he […]


ObituaryRev Father Finneran Memorial Fund

Sunday, October 1st, 2006

This Memorial Fund was set up as a tribute to Rev Father Patrick J Finneran, S.J. who had devoted his life to nurturing generations of Wah Yan College Kowloon students in their formative years. The main purpose of the fund aims to support the ongoing sporting activities pursued by the present generation of WYK students […]


ObituaryMemorial Book for Mr Francis Kong

Thursday, September 14th, 2006

We call for memento related to Mr. Francis Kong for the production of Memorial Book. eg. Photos, postcards, letters… etc. Please contact Dr. Lau Wai Hung if you have anything to share with us.


ObituaryRequiem Mass: Fr Joe Foley, S.J.

Monday, September 4th, 2006

Fr Joe Foley passed away on 4th September 2006. He mainly gave his service in WYHK but he did teach in WYK between 1968 and 1970. For those who had been taught by him, you may wish to note some details of the Requiem Mass as shown below:- The Requiem Mass for late Rev. Fr. […]


ObituaryBurial Ceremony: Mr Francis Kong

Thursday, March 2nd, 2006

The burial ceremony of Mr. Francis Kong took place on Thursday, 2 March 2006. Mr. Francis Kong’s ashes were buried at: Ossuary Niche No. 3501B, Section 1 (0-216D), St. Michael’s Catholic Cemetery, Happy Valley, Hong Kong.


ObituaryObituary: Mr Francis Kong

Monday, December 12th, 2005

Mr. Francis Kong passed away at 6:48pm on 12 DEC 2005 in the Prince of Wales Hospital. We mourn the death of a great teacher who had dedicated himself totally to the service of the school and her students for more than 45 years up to the time of his departure from this world. The […]