Lum Nip Leong

Posted On November 13th, 2011 -


Age 87, of Honolulu passed away peacefully on October 19, 2011. Born September 21, 1924 in Zhongshan, Lung Ngit Tou Village, China. Immigrated to Hawaii in 1950. Worked as a cook for P.Y. Chong. Held numerous jobs before retiring as a carpenter with Hawaiian Dredging Co. After retirement, worked for See Dai Doo Society. Past Officer of Chinese Physical Culture Assn (Pres), HooChoSha (Pres), See Dai Doo Society, Kwangtung Comm Honolulu Lin Yee Hui, Chung Shan Assn-HI, Chee Kung Tong, Chinese-English Debate Society, and United Chinese Society (Trustee).

Survived by wife, Betty K.O. Chun, son Colin K.W., daughter Wendy M.N. (Creighton Mow); brothers Lum Gwung & Cliff J.S. Soon; grandchildren Kimberly-Ann, Chelsie-Ann, Brandon, & Leighton Mow; & numerous nieces and nephews.

Taoist Service Sunday, November 20, 2011. Visitation: 9:30am – 12:30pm. at Borthwick Mortuary. Burial to follow. Online condolences can be made at:

- Denotes U.S. Military Veteran