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By the time, we arrived at 8.00 p.m., the seats under the canopy were quite full with people still queuing to sign the condolence book.
MBS boys were very recogniseable with these logos on there T shirts
Siew Wah, Mr. Yong Chee Seng’s younger brother, MBSKL form five 1966 greeted us.
Speaking in remembrance of Mr. Yong from MBSKL, in order of appearance:
Rohan Tallala (1982)
Jayanath Appudurai (Form 6 1968)
Jayanath authored an article for the 110th Anniversary of MBSKL, a fitting tribute to Mr. Yong. Download or read the PDF (1.4 megabytes) Mr. Yong Chee Seng – MBSian Par Excellence.
Loo Chee Keong, School Captain 1987
It was a sad occasion, yet presented some happy moments when students met teachers. There was photo opportunity with MBSKL teachers who were there and mobbed by students.
Mrs Sally Ti and students
Mrs. Sally Ti, Mrs. Monica Moorthy, Ms Sinnathamby and students.
Other years were there.
Class of 1982
Class of 1985
Another past principal of MBSKL, Ms Moey Yoke Lai was spotted.
Dato’ Dr. Lim Chee Shim, on the right, Mr. Yong’s student and current President of Chinwoo Athletic Association of Kuala Lumpur & Selangor.
Floral messages of condolence from MBSKL people.
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15th May 2016
It has been many moons since any post was put up in this MBSLoop.
This morning, Pete wrote in the wee hours of the morning that our Mr. Yong Chee Seng has passed on. Whilst the cause of death was not revealed, Mr. Yong was involved in a freak accident on 3rd May 2016. The Star had a report and a video here.
Mr. Yong rescued from the hole in the road accident
Rest in Peace Mr. Yong
We will miss you with fond memories
Picture taken from The Star.
The affection the Alumni has for Mr. Yong could be best expressed in one picture taken at an MBSKL Alumni event two years ago.
After the accident this blog registered a spike in activity with the search term “Yong Chee Seng”
A lunch for MBSKL Golden Alumni, those who are aged 65 and above had already been arranged at the Pik Wah Restaurant. The alumni received the news of Mr. Yong’s demise with sadness. A minute of prayer in silence was dedicated to the memory and appreciation of our headmaster.
The lunch was arranged by a Golden Alumnus, Low Kong Ming, pictured here with Charlie Ng.
The people at lunch. Click on any picture to start slide show.