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Ng, Betty Jane
Betty Jane Ng of Phoenix, AZ, entered heaven of April 25, 2017 at the age of 85 years, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on July 3, 1931, in Canton, China to Seh Woon Wong (father) and Hay Keong Wong (mother). She immigrated to Denver, Colorado in 1955 and ultimately moved to Phoenix in 1958. There, besides raising her family of 6 children, she held jobs as a seamstress, waitress and a Quality Assurance Technician for Motorola. She married her husband Horace in Canton in 1947 and was married until his death on March 4, 1990. She was a member of First Chinese Baptist Church and attended faithfully for over 30 years. She was an avid sports fan, following the local teams including the Phoenix Suns and all the Arizona State University teams. Betty was the ultimate mother, always wanting the best for her children and grandchildren before wanting something for herself. She was known for her warm smile, hearty laugh and love of her children and grandchildren. She is survived by her children, Yan Mae Yee (Richard), Su Mae Pribbeno (Jim), Shilmay Howk (Neil), Jonathan Ng (Laureen), Boltman Ng and Tolman Ng (Sandra), grandchildren Melissa Yee, Brian Yee, Jaymie Yee, Jennifer Olson, Jordan Ng, Jacob Ng, Stephanie Ng and Courtney Ng and great grandson, Tyler Yu. Betty was preceded in death by her husband, Horace Ng. Visitation will be Friday, May 5, 2017 at A.L. Moore-Grimshaw Mortuary, 710 W. Bethany Home Road, Phoenix, AZ from 6-8 p.m. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at the First Chinese Baptist Church, 4910 E. Earll Drive, Phoenix, AZ at 10:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to the First Chinese Baptist Church, 4910 E. Earll Drive, Phoenix, AZ 85018.