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Ping Chung Yong, bishop. Recipient State Honour Datuk, 1993. President Malaysian Council Churches, since 1995; chairman Sabah Council Church, since 1997, Christian Federation Malaycia, since 1997.

Background

Yong, Ping Chung was born on February 20, 1941. Son of Gan Chiew and Fui Yung (Lai) Yong.

Education

Bachelor, Memorial University, 1968.

Career

Curate All Saints Cathedral Diocese of Sabah, 1969-1973, rector St. Michael's Church, 1973-1985, rector St. Patrick's Church, 1985-1990, archdeacon Sabah, 1976-1990, bishop Sabah, 1990—2006. Chairman Anglican Consultant Council, 1984-1990.

Membership

President Malaysian Council Churches, since 1995. Chairman Sabah Council Church, since 1997, Christian Federation Malaycia, since 1997.

Connections

Married Julia Koh, August 31, 1968. Children: Sarah, Lois.

father:
Gan Chiew Yong

mother:
Fui Yung (Lai) Yong

spouse:
Julia Koh

child:
Sarah Yong

child:
Lois Yong