|Wee Hood Lian Neo tomb in Bukit Brown|
Mr Tan Chin Heng was a collector for Robinsons & Co. Ltd. for 46 years until he retired in 1951. He was the oldest employee of the company when he retired.
|Robinson & Co at Raffles Place|
(source: a2o )
|Singapore Badminton Association|
When their daughter, Miss Tan Choo Neo married Mr Phua Cheng Tuan in 1933, about 300 guest attended a reception given by Mr Tan Chin Heng at his residence, Villa Dolce, Katong Road. The dinner was in chinese style and dancing followed after that. Prominent Europeans and Chinese (e.g. Tay Lian Teck, Khoo Boo Gay, Tan Boon Teck, Tay Ah Choon, Dr. Cheong Chee Hai, Dr. Lim Eng Hai) were in attendance including a number of European Robinson staff.
|Villa Dolce, 164 Katong Road|
Wee Hood Lian Neo nee Mrs Tan Ching Heng tomb is on the path of the 8 lane highway and was already exhumed. The peg number is 1205E.
|Wee Hood Lian Neo|
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Villa Dolce. [website] PictureSG