Obituary Notice: 2nd Feb 2019

2 February 2019

Obituary Notice

Sr Marie Rose Teng Tungah Sin @ Theresa
Born: 6 April 1935
Departed: 1 February 2019


Obit Sr Marie Rose TengIt is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Sr Marie Rose Teng (Infant Jesus Sister), who passed away on Friday, 1st February 2019 at the age of 83.

Sr Marie Rose entered the novitiate on 1 September 1954 and made her first profession 3 years later. She then served in the Infant Jesus Convents in Seremban, Melaka, Bukit Nanas and Cheras in the ministry of Infant Care, Infirmary and Community Service before pronouncing her final vows on 8 September 1972.

From the years 1973 to 2019, Sr Marie Rose served in various pastoral ministries in Kepong/Desa Jaya; Tanjung Bungah, Penang; Song, Sarawak, Bukit Nanas; Balik Pulau, Penang; Seremban; Taman Bakti, Melaka and Cheras.

The Wake is being held at Cheras Convent, Batu 5 ½ Jalan Cheras, 56000 Kuala Lumpur. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday, 4th February 2019 at 10.00am at Cheras Convent.

His Grace Most Reverend Julian Leow, the Archbishop of Kuala Lumpur and the clergy of the Archdiocese extends condolences to the Infant Jesus Sisters and the family of the late Sr Marie Rose in this time of loss and are united with them in prayer and support.


Rev Fr Michael Chua
Archdiocesan Chancery
528 Jalan Bukit Nanas
Kuala Lumpur