Seattle Yee Fung Toy Association
2010 Event Logs
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Members of the Seattle Yee Fung Toy Association spent Easter Sunday to observe their annual Ching Ming cemetery visit to pay respect to our past Yee members.
The whole day began a with simple ceremony at the Seattle Chapter's office, followed by visits to four Seattle area cemeteries.
The cemeteries visited included Lake View in Volunteer Park on Capital Hill, Holyrood Cemetery in Mountlake Terrace, Waselli Cemetery in Northgate and Queen Anne Hill cemetery.
The weather was surprisingly nice for this Easter Sunday and there were no rain at all during the visits.
Chapter President De Shum Yee, Vice-President Yao Dong Yee, Advisors Fred Yee, Hing Ng and Suey Yee were among those participated in the ceremony.
The Seattle Yee Family Association held its 2010 New Year dinner on Thursday, March 4 at the Renton Seafood Restaurant.
About 70 members and friends attended the dinner, including Jim and Betty Yee and Esther Yu of the Yee Fung Toy Society of Vancouver.
Seattle Chapter President De Shum Yee thanked all the guests for attending the dinner. Fred Yee, Seattle Chapter advisor gave a brief report of the progress of the initial planning efforts for the 2012 National Yee Convention to be held in Seattle.
The master of ceremony for the dinner was Kit Fung Yee, the Chapter's Chinese Secretary. Jim Yee of Vancouver brought greetings from Canada as well.
A marvelous multiple course dinner was served under the great supervision of Shek Jing Yee, co-owner of the Renton seafood Restaurant and a former Seattle Chapter President. The dinner ended with great joy!
More than 10 Seattle Yees will be attending the Yee Fung Toy Society of Canada Spring Banquet to be held on March 13 in Vancouver B.C.
Seattle Yee Fung Toy Association’s annual picnic was
held on July
25 at the Woodland Park picnic area #3. This was the
56th annual picnic
for the Seattle Chapter. In addition to the plenty of
good food, the
program included the annual scholarship awards which
recipients and the drawing of many cash and non-cash
was very warm and sunny for the picnic. Special guests
year included Jim Yee (and spouse Betty Yee), President
Vancouver Yee Fung Toy Association, Martin (and spouse
daughter Annabelle Yee), Vancouver Chapter Secretary and
family, arriving only a few
days from Sun Wei, China. Ms Carmen Yu was responsible
distribution of this year’scholarships.
that the Seattle Chapter will be hosting the U.S.
Convention on August 11-14, 2012. He asked all Seattle
Yee members to
plan to attend this event. Jim Yee sent greetings from
Fred Yee, Seattle Chapter Advisor offered the thank you
The day ended with about 30 members attended an appreciation dinner at the Renton Seafood Restaurant. The Vancouver chapter visitors attended the dinner and said farewell for another great visit to Seattle.
the Phoenix Yee Fung Toy Association and friend visited
Seattle earlier in October 2010 and paid a visit to the
Association and met with members of the Seattle Chapter.
The group also had lunch at the Renton Seafood Restaurant, managed by former Seattle Chapter President, Shek-Jin Yee. The Seattle members were delighted to host Eddie during his visit and valued much of his interest, support and friendship. Advisor Yue also made a generous donation to the Seattle Chapter.