Bob Teoh’s mother, Madam Tay Swee Im, died after a heart attack on Sunday at the age of 89. She is survived by her two sons and two daughters and grandchildren. The wake will be held on Monday night at PJ Modern Casket, Jalan 229, Petaling Jaya, and the funeral held there at 10am on Tuesday.
Bob has been a reporter with the Star and Business Times and general secretary of the National Union of Journalists. After some years in Australia he returned two years ago and took up the position of editor of MySinchew. Bob and his wife Kim, who was an account executive at Burson-Marstellar PR, are now in social work with an NGO in Kalimantan.