A loving husband and father, grandfather, brother, uncle, and friend, David Ying Kin Leung passed away peacefully on October 29, 2022, at the age of 88.
Born and raised in Hong Kong, David graduated from Pui Ching Middle School in Hong Kong. He then travelled to Canada and obtained a Civil Engineering degree from Nova Scotia Technical College in Halifax, Nova Scotia in 1961. He returned to Hong Kong to help run his family business as a general contractor for over 30 years. In 1990, he and his family moved to Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
David is survived by his wife, Christina Ming Kan; daughter, Annie (Peter) Lam; daughter, Besy; son, Chester (Agnes); daughter, Dorothy (Patrick) Fung; grandchildren, Daniel, Brendan, Austin, Brasen, and Barron.
The family wishes to express their sincere gratitude to doctors, nurses, and the staff at the 5D2 ward of the University of Alberta Hospital, for their kindness, support, and care shown to David during his stay there. The family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to the wonderful staff at the Westend Senior Center, Elder Care Program, for their warmth and support shown to David during his time there. The family also wishes to extend a special thank you to the dedicated staff at Wildrose Residence, for their support and care shown to David during his short stay there.
It was David’s wish that a private memorial service be held.
Serenity Funeral Service
North Central Chapel