Leow Chow Ching & family
Mr Leow and Veronica met in 1979 and registered for marriage in 1980. On Dec 1980, their first child, Leow Lilyn was born. The couple resided in Taman Desa until 1981 when they moved to Choo Cheng Khay flats, right before their second child Leow Li-Vern was born. Mrs Veronica Leow therefore left her job to care for her children and mother-in-law, Mdm. Loh Ah Ching who was bed-ridden and that time. In 1985, Mrs Leow gave birth to their 3rd child, Leow Li-Ann and in 1987, the fourth child, Leow Pok Xian. In 1989, Mdm. Loh Ah Ching passed away of old age. Thereafter, in 1990, the family moved to Taman Persiaran Desa 5 years later, in February 1995, the 5th and youngest child, Leow Zhi Xian was born.
Leow Chow Ching
Born on the 10th of September 1941, Leow Chow Ching was the youngest of 9 children. He attended primary and secondary school in Kuala Kangsar and managed to secure a place in Nanyang University, Singapore. He studied there for 1year before transferring to Massey University, New Zealand to pursue studies in Horticulture. After obtaining his bachelor's degree, he completed a post-graduate course in Lincoln University, New Zealand. Mr Leow returned to Kuala Lumpur in and worked in various job positions in Malaysia and Singapore including a horticulturist with the Singapore government before establishing EDC Sdn. Bhd. in 1980. Since then, the company has expanded to various countries to include projects from Singapore, Papua New Guinea and China.
Lim Yong Ming
Lim Yong Ming was born the 7th child of Mr Lim Kim Chiah & Mdm Poh Choon Teh on the 25th of November,1949 in Junjung, Kedah. Upon completion of her primary and secondary education, she moved to Kuala Lumpur and enrolled for a Bachelor of Economics degree in Universiti Malaya. Upon completion of her degree studies, she worked briefly with Goon's Institution, Petaling Jaya teaching A-Level Economics. Thereafter, she left her job for a job offer as a Marketing Manager in Montezuma Sdn. Bhd, which imports and markets RoC cosmetic products around Malaysia.
Leow Lilyn (b. 22/12/1981) is the eldest child of Mr and Mrs. Leow Chow Ching. She attended primary school in S. R. J. K. (C) Kuen Cheng 2 until 1993 when graduated from primary school to receive secondary education in Methodist College Kuala Lumpur. After her SPM, she studied in Taylor's College for 1 year before leaving for the University of Western Australia in Perth, Australia in Feb 2000 to study psychology.
Leow Li-Vern was born on 28 Dec 1981. Like her sister, she also received her primary education in S.R.J.K.(C) Kuen Cheng 2. However, she attended secondary school in Chong Hwa Independent High School, Jalan Ipoh. She left the school after her SPM to take up her pre-university studies in the CPU program, Taylor's College. She is currently pursuing her second year of studies for a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting and Finance) degree at the University of Western Australia, Perth.
Born on the 15th March 1985, Leow Li-Ann was the 3rd daughter of Mr and Mrs. Leow. Following her sisters' footsteps, she attended Kuen Cheng Primary School and chose to continue her high school studies in Kuen Cheng High School. She is currently a form 4 science student at the high school.
Leow Pok Xian
Leow Pok Xian, the eldest son in the family of Leow Chow Ching, was born on 18th of January 1987. Upon completion of his kindergarten and primary school studies at Kuen Cheng, he is now attending high school in Catholic High School, Petaling Jaya. He is currently a form 2 student at CHS.
Leow Zhi Xian
The youngest child of Mr and Mrs. Leow was born on 20 Feb. 1995. He is currently a 6-year-old kindergarten student.
This profile is written in March 2001.