MACVs Welfare and Christmas Goodwill Visits
26 Dec 18
Sarawak Chapter MACVs visited Ambrose Yap on Christmas Eve. A total of 13 MACVs and wives led by Foo Ah Cheng made the visit on 24 Dec 18 at Tabuan Jaya Nursing Home in Kuching. The group spend more than an hour talking and giving words of encouragement to Ambrose and his wife Regina. Robert Guan through his kindness gave a 30 mins massage to Ambrose to improve his right hand and leg mobility. Teoh Yen Seng presented him with a fruit basket and John Lai presented him with a Get Well Angpau during the visit.
|Teoh Yen Seng presenting fruit basket to Ambrose.
||John Lai presenting Get Well Angpau to Ambrose.
Ambrose and Regina were very happy and thankful for the spirit and joy brought on by the visit. MACVs present at the visit were:-
VP Army Godfrey Chang, SC Leader Foo Ah Cheng and wife Yok Lin,
Chong Kok Hing, Tan Meng See, Teoh Yen Seng,
Robert Guan, David Fu and wife Brenda,
John Lai, Yee FS, Rocky Chan and Austin Wee.
|Malacca MACVs visiting Edward Skading.
Malacca MACVs visited Associate Member Edward Skading at Malacca General Hospital on 23 Dec 18. He is undergoing treatment for abdominal problems. Bringing the festive cheers to him were Soon, Thomas Ng and Peter Tuan.
|Kuala Lumpur MACVs and wife visiting Ung Eng Bee.
Meanwhile, Kuala Lumpur MACVs visited Ung Eng Bee at his home in Taman Petaling, Kepong this afternoon. Bringing him the festive cheers and wishing him well were:-
Leong YP, Alton Lee KP, Stevem Lam Hong
Lau MT, Mrs Ung, Ooi AB, Peter Cheng TB
Phung Yoon Min, Loh HC and CM Lim Wai Fah.
The MACVs in Sarawak, Malacca and Kuala Lumpur have taken time off to visit their fellow colleagues; to cheer them up and wish them well over the Christmas festive period. This act of compassion and meaningful gesture shows great camaraderie and comradeship among fellow MACVs and kudos to all who have made the effort. It is one of MACVA objectives to render assistance and support to its Veteran members who are in dire need of help and we pray for their speedy recovery. MACVA President Tan Pau Son wishes all MACVs Merry Xmas and A Happy New Year on this joyous festive period.
19 Jan 19
"WO 2 Edward Skading (Rtd)left us peacefully on Sunday, 13 Jan 19 at 6.30 am. His funeral mass was held on Friday, 18 Jan 19 at Francis Xavier Church, Malacca and his final resting place was at Julutong Catholic Cemetery. He was honoured a military send off by NCO's from the Malaysian Royal Armoured Corps. MACVs comprises Army, RMN and RMAF Veterans were present to pay their last respect to their departed comrade."