Tae Su Rhee

Obituary of Tae Su Rhee

TAE SU RHEE, 71 died unexpectedly June 14, 2019 surrounded by his loved ones at North York General Hospital.  He was born April 23, 1948 in South Korea, the son of Reverend Young Shik Rhee and Du Soon Park.

 

Tae Su graduated from Daegu University, Class of 1968. He became an English Teacher at Daegu University. He married his college school sweetheart, Yong Soon Rhee, and they settled in Toronto, Canada.  They celebrated 48 years of marriage in April. He graduated George Brown College, Class of 1991 to work as a licensed Industrial Millwright Mechanic for 10 years.  Tae Su was a faithful servant of God and enjoyed going to church, studying the Holy bible, gardening and going for walks with his wife, and attending church activities with his family and church community.

 

In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a sister, Gungja. Surviving in addition to his wife, Yong Soon Rhee, are his son Kunuk Rhee and his wife Valerie Ha; daughter, Sylvia Rhee, and her husband Jean-Marc Kerkerian; grandson, Kunuk Vincent Rhee; granddaughters, Hannah Ha-Rhee, and Lilith Yuna Rhee.

 

Tribute Holy Bible Scripture:

2 Corinthians 4:17-18 New International Version (NIV)

17 For our light and momentary troubles are achieving for us an eternal glory that far outweighs them all. 18 So we fix our eyes not on what is seen, but on what is unseen, since what is seen is temporary, but what is unseen is eternal.

 

The Rhee Family would like to express their heartfelt thank you for all the expressions of loving thoughts, prayers, generosity and faith.  대단히 감사합니다. For details:

 

In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting that tribute donations be made to the Sunnybrook Foundation – Odette Cancer Centre (https://donate.sunnybrook.ca/tribute) in Tae Su Rhee’s name, with notifications to Sylvia Rhee: sylviayr@hotmail.com.

 

Visitation, Funeral Service and Burial:

 

Visitation: Friday, June 21, 2019, 10:00 am – 11:00 am

R.S. Kane Funeral Home: 6150 Yonge St, North York, ON M2M 3W9

 

Funeral Service: Friday, June 21, 2019, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

R.S. Kane Funeral Home: 6150 Yonge St, North York, ON M2M 3W9

 

Burial: Friday, June 21, 2019, 12:30pm – 1:00pm

Highland Memory Gardens: 33 Memory Gardens Lane, North York, ON M2H 3K4

 

Reception:

Friday, June 21, 2019, 1:30pm – 3:00pm

Sharon Garden (Korean Restaurant): 3601 Victoria Park Ave, Scarborough, ON M1W 3Y

Friday
21
June

Visitation

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Friday, June 21, 2019
R S Kane Funeral Home
6150 Yonge St
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Friday
21
June

Funeral Service

11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Friday, June 21, 2019
R S Kane Funeral Home
6150 Yonge St
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Friday
21
June

Burial

12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
Friday, June 21, 2019
Highland Memory Gardens
33 Memory Gardens Lane
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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