He is the brother-in-law of Seah Eng Lim. He is remembered by a widow (Ng Joo Tian), 4 sons (Tan Lye Sia, Tan Lye Quee, Tan Lye Wah, Tan Lye Mok), two daughters, (Tan Meow Luang, Tan Meow Gek), 1 daughter-in-law.
|Memorial stone of Tan Joo Khoon|
His wife who is in the tomb beside him is Madam Ng Joo Tian, who died on April 30, 1960 at the age of 74. There is another wife listed in the tomb, a Madam Lee.
|Madam Ng Joo Thian|
|Marble stone of Madam Ng Joo|
Death of Mr. Tan Joo Khoon. (1926, August 3). The Singapore Free Press, page 8
The late Mr Tan Joo Khoon. (1926, August 4). The Singapore Free Press, page 8