Edith Elizabeth Eng
The Eng family respectfully requests donations in Edith's name, in lieu of flowers and cards. Thank you for helping raise awareness about colorectal cancer.
At the age of 85, Edith passed away on July 3, 2016 after a courageous battle with colon cancer. She was born in Seattle, WA on January 13, 1931 to Sing and Hom Shee Chinn. She is a 1949 graduate of Garfield High School. She married Nelson K.L. Eng on October 19, 1952. Together they raised 6 children. She worked as a data processor for Nordstrom, Safeco Insurance and Seafirst Bank. Edith was an avid dancer and athlete. She enjoyed bowling, cross country skiing, golfing, pickle ball and tennis. Edith is survived by her husband of 63 years, Nelson; daughters Debbie (Doug Matsuoka), Dale (Joseph Ha), and Della (Gary Furukawa); sons Devin, Daryl (Christina Eng), and Daniel. Grandchildren Taryn, Tracy and Tyler Tsujii, Evan and Andrea Eng, Vanessa and Jarred Ha, Nana and Kevin Le, Elise (Pete Than), Kelly, Ben and Alex Furukawa. Please join us in celebrating Edith on Sunday, July 10, 2016 at Joyale Restaurant at 900 S. Jackson St. Suite 203, Seattle, WA 98104 at 4:00pm.