Passed away peacefully on February 10, 2021, at Russley Village, aged 83 years. Faithful wife and best friend of Eng, adored mother and mother-in-law of Elisha and Garrick, treasured grandmother of Antonia and Thelonius, cherished sister and sister-in-law of Dora and Kah Hong, Kuang Hui and Lily, Betty, Hsiu Mei and Kuang Chan, much loved aunt to Ai Ling, Seng Peng, Seng Hock, Jean, Ruby, Tsung Hsien and Miranda, and well respected neighbour and friend to many.
Jesus said to her: “I am the resurrection and the life.
The one who believes in me will live, even though they die.” John 11:25
Heartfelt thanks to the wonderful staff at the Russley Village, and Dr Colin Chin, who cared for Lina with sensitivity and compassion. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Lina Yeo c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. In memory of Lina donations to the Christchurch Chinese Church would be appreciated and may be made at the service. In keeping with Lina’s love for her garden, funeral attendees are encouraged to wear floral prints. The Funeral Service for Lina will be held in our Westpark Chapel, 467 Wairakei Road, Christchurch, on Wednesday, February 17, at 2.00pm with a burial to follow at Avonhead Park Cemetery.