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William Leong

August 5, 1927 ~ November 25, 2019 (age 92)


SAUGERTIES....William Leong, 92, of Blue Hills Dr., died Monday, November 25, 2019 at the Kingston Hospital. He was born in Canton, China on August 5, 1927 to the late Ling Fook and Chan Fok Leong. He served with the US Army during the Korean War. Upon returning home, he worked his entire career as an IBM engineer, mostly in Kingston, NY. 

Survivors include his wife the former Pauline Joe; four children, Russell of Arlington, MA, Helene of Richmond, VA, William and his wife Kaming of Reading, MA and Darryl and his partner Andrea Murphy of Saugerties; four grandchildren, Lily, Kevin and Lucas Leong and Mykaila Murphy. He was pre-decease by his siblings, Pan Ning, Sun Wai, Swan and Henry.

His Funeral Visitation will be held Saturday 3-5 pm at the Seamon-Wilsey Funeral Home Inc., cor. of John and Lafayette Sts., Saugerties. Inurnment will follow in the Spring at the St. Mary's Cemetery. Friends may offer condolences on his Tribute Wall at

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November 30, 2019

3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Seamon-Wilsey Funeral Home, Inc.
45 John Street
Saugerties, NY 12477

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