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Mr. Yong Chee Seng’s Wake 16th May 2016

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Second day wake 17th May 2016

The funeral 18th May 2016

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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.

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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.

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Speaking in remembrance of Mr. Yong from MBSKL, in order of appearance:

DSC_0157Rohan Tallala (1982)

DSC_0166Jayanath 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.

DSC_0169Loo 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.

DSC_0174Mrs Sally Ti and students

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DSC_0180Mrs. Sally Ti, Mrs. Monica Moorthy, Ms Sinnathamby and students.

Other years were there.

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DSC_0145Another past principal of MBSKL, Ms Moey Yoke Lai was spotted.

DSC_0100Dato’ 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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May 16, 2016 Posted by | Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Mr. Yong Chee Seng Goes Home, Alumni Lunch

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.

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Rest in Peace Mr. Yong
We will miss you with fond memories

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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.
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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.
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May 15, 2016 Posted by | Uncategorized | Leave a comment

People, MBSKL Alumni Dinner 2014

MBSKL Alumni Dinner 2014

Hoy Hoong posted videos of the evening

This videos would show what is meant by mayhem. The food was great, many did not notice, they were too busy catching up.

The Alumni Committee Choir

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August 19, 2014 Posted by | Uncategorized | 1 Comment