elevated aWHYj June 28, 1937 ~ June 8, 2018

elevated aWHYj Visitation
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 from 10:00  – 11:15 am

elevated aWHYj Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home
211 Langstaff Road East, Thornhill, ON, L3T 3Z6

elevated aWHYj Funeral Mass
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 11:30 am                                   

elevated aWHYj Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home
211 Langstaff Road East, Thornhill, ON, L3T 3Z6

elevated aWHYj Obituary

elevated aWHYj George Ki Yan Wong, beloved husband of Wendy, cherished father of Patricia and Alex and father-in-law of Brad and Cyndi, loving grandfather of Nicholas, Ryan and Kennedy, passed away on June 8, 2018.

elevated aWHYj George had many loves: family, travelling, cars, music, sports, songwriting, the outdoors. He lived life to the fullest. Born in Hong Kong, he was the sixth of eight siblings. He met and married Wendy, his soul mate. He was an alumni of St. Joseph’s Boys School, worked at Peat Marwick and joined the Hong Kong Police. He was the special assistant to the Police Commissioner and was the Chief Driving Examiner for the Hong Kong Police. He wrote a book about his life in the Hong Kong Police Force which is in its 4th printing. In 1971 he immigrated to Canada to join the RCMP Asian Crime Squad.

elevated aWHYj He was always very inventive and creative. He designed a racing car bed, modular furniture, unique toys and was involved in numerous business adventures which included owning a marina and a restaurant. He was the chinese lyricist for an opera, Iron Road. Those who knew George will recognize his tireless energy, kindness, willingness to help and  knew him as someone that everyone can always depend on.

elevated aWHYj Wednesday June 13, 2018 Visitation from10am – 11:15am at Holy Cross Funeral Home

elevated aWHYj 211 Langstaff Road East, Thornhill, ON L3T 3Z6  (off Bayview Avenue, south of Hwy 407)

elevated aWHYj The Funeral Mass will be at 11:30am at Holy Cross Funeral Home

elevated aWHYj Cremation at Highland Hills (optional) will be at 1pm

elevated aWHYj 12492 Woodbine Ave, Gormley, ON L0H 1G0   (north of Stouffville Road)

elevated aWHYj Luncheon will be at 2pm at Dragon Boat Restaurant

elevated aWHYj Unit #4, 160 East Beaver Creek Road, Richmond Hill.
Note: Please park at the lower level on the east side of the restaurant where The Keg is situated.
The parking spaces are marked but not numbered and there is a parking ticket issuing station nearby. After you park please remember NOT TO GET A TICKET from the station and DO NOT PAY. Go straight to the restaurant and once inside there is a monitor stand where you enter your car licence number, and your parking will be free. We will have an attendant to help direct you to the correct area.

elevated aWHYj In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to

elevated aWHYj Brain Canada   www.braincanada.ca

elevated aWHYj Mully Children’s Family Charitable Foundation   www.mcfcanada.org

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