TED WAH SING CHONG M.D.

Posted On February 10th, 2013 -

TED WAH SING CHONG M.D.
Ted Wah Sing Chong, M.D., age 92, of Moorestown, N.J., died Jan. 20, 2013. Dr Chong was born in Honolulu to Mr. and Mrs C.S. Wing. C.S. Wing was the founder of the Wing Coffee Company. Dr. Chong attended McKinley High School and received undergraduate, medical and graduate medical degrees at the University of Pennsylvania. He attended medical school under the U.S. Naval Reserve program and was on active duty as a Lt. Junior Grade from 1943 to 1945, He served in Operation Sandstone in the Enewetok Atoll, as well at Tripler Medical Hospital. After starting an obstetrics and gynecology practice in Honolulu, he relocated to N.J., where he worked until his late eighties. He was an avid golfer through age 92, with a single-digit handicap for many years. He is survived by his wife, Janice M. Chong, and four children – Sue Lin of Baltimore; Glenn and his wife Diane of San Diego.; Jei Lee Freeman and her husband Barry of Winchester, Mass.; and Erica Slavin of Nantucket; his grandchildren Ryan and Kevin Chong and Lucy Freeman. He is also survived by a sister Marietta Eng and sister-in-law Blanche Chong, both of Honolulu. He was predeceased by his parents and siblings Wilfred, Wai Quon Lee, Albert, Wah Jan, Robert and numerous members of his extended family. He was predeceased by his first wife Stella Sunn Chong, who died in 1971. Services were held on Jan. 25. Memorial contributions may be made to the Penn Fund of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pa.


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