Posted On December 16th, 2010 -


Annie Tom Kwock, 98, widow of Reverend Charles M.C. Kwock, passed away peacefully at home on December 9, 2010. She was born on November 20, 1912 in Honolulu, Hawaii.

In her later years, she married the late Philip T.F. Lam of Honolulu.

Annie was a retired school teacher and an active member of the First Chinese Church of Christ. She was also a Sunday School teacher, participated in the church choir and a member of the ladies’ fellowship, Poo Tet Fui. She was an avid traveler. She enjoyed baking, cooking, and fellowshipping with her family and friends.

She is survived by daughter Lynette K. Chung (Julius), Dennis W.T. Kwock (Bernadette), step-daughter Cookie Leong (Denis), sister Lily Liu and brother Chester Tom. She has seven grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

Visitation 1:00 pm Sunday (Dec. 19) at First Chinese Church of Christ (1054 S. King St., Honolulu, HI 96814); Celebration of Life at 2:00 pm. Casual attire. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: First Chinese Church of Christ. Private burial.

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