王建邦 Ong Kean Pang (1930 – 1990)
建邦 Kean Pang is the son of 王叔金 Ong Seok Kim and 邱素枝 Khoo Saw Kee. He was born in Sitiawan, Dindings District. He studied in Nan Hwa High School, Sitiawan and graduated with a teaching certificate in the early 1950s.
He was employed as a teacher/principal in a numbers of Chinese schools in the states of Kedah and Perlis. He retired to Kuala Lumpur where most of his children reside and work.
建邦 Kean Pang married Ko Hooi Lan in 1955. They have six (6) children of whom one (1) [Geok Yen, (Grace)] was given to建邦 Kean Pang’s brother, 建豹 Kean Par (5th son), for adoption. The other five (5) children are: Giok Choun, Chong Jit, Geok Thiang (Datuk), Chong King and Chong Yooi. With the exception of Chong Yooi, the other four (4) children are married. Giok Choun lives in Sungei Petani, Kedah State; Chong Jit and Geok Thiang live and work in Kuala Lumpur; and Chong King works in the food industry in Ireland.
建邦 Kean Pang passed away in 1990 at the age of 60. Hooi Lan is in her late 70s.
There are 20 members in the 建邦 Kean Pang family. Their relationship to 王叔金 Ong Seok Kim is as follows:
Daughter-in-law: Ko Hooi Lan
Grandchildren (31st Generation): Ong Giok Choun, Ong Chong Jit, Ong Geok Thiang (Datuk), Ong Chong King, Ong Chong Yooi
Grandson/Granddtr-in-law: Cheah Eng Tong, Margaret Ong
Great Grandchildren (32nd Generation): Cheah Aik Poh (Ryan), Cheah Aik Lye (Winson), Cheah Aik Fatt (d); Ong Eik, Ong Zhun, Ong Liang; Ng Keng Lin (Derrick); Ong Sze Sian (Shirley)
Great Grandson/Great Granddtr-in-law: Lim Poh Chin (Wendy); Beh Soo Ting (May)
Great Great Grandchildren (33rd Generation): Cheah Han Yu