03 Feb '12, 9am

Private funeral for Toh Chin Chye on Feb 7, ceremonial gun carriage to Mandai

Private funeral for Toh Chin Chye on Feb 7, ceremonial gun carriage to Mandai

Dr Toh Chin Chye had left instructions for a private funeral which will be held at Mandai Crematorium on Tuesday, Feb 7, 2012. -- ST PHOTO: DESMOND FOO The Prime Minister and his Cabinet colleagues said in a statement that they are 'sad to learn of the passing of Dr Toh Chin Chye's death on Friday morning and wish to convey their condolences to his family'. The statement continued; 'As a mark of respect for one of Singapore's founding fathers, Dr Toh will be accorded the honour of being borne on the ceremonial gun carriage for his final journey to the Mandai Crematorium.' The state flag on all Government buildings will also be flown at half-mast on the day of the funeral. The Government will assist the family in making funeral arrangements. Related Links Tribute by President Tony Tan Keng Yam To Dr Toh Chin Chye Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong's Condolence Letter On The Dem...

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High respect for Dr. Toh Chin Chye

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Excellent speech by Dr. Toh Chin Chye

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Remembering Dr Toh Chin Chye

Remembering Dr Toh Chin Chye

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R.I.P. Toh Chin Chye, The Man Who Made PAP

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Tributes to Dr. Toh Chin Chye

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SINGAPORE - One of the founding members of the People's Action Party (PAP), Dr Toh Chin Chye, has died, aged 90. Together ...

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PAP founding chairman Toh Chin Chye dies

PAP founding chairman Toh Chin Chye dies

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Dr Toh struggled for Singapore's independence and served as deputy prime minister. But he would later become a critic of t...

Dr. Toh Chin Chye and CPF withdawal age

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PAP founding member Toh Chin Chye dies.

PAP founding member Toh Chin Chye dies.

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SINGAPORE: One of the founding members of the People's Action Party, Dr Toh Chin Chye has died. Together with Old Guard Le...

Singaporeans pay respects to Dr Toh Chin Chye

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SINGAPORE: Members of the public have started paying their respects to the late Dr Toh Chin Chye who died at the age of 90...

Former deputy prime minister Toh Chin Chye died on Friday morning at his home at the age of 90

Former deputy prime minister Toh Chin Chye died...

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Former deputy prime minister Toh Chin Chye died on Friday morning at his home. -- ST PHOTO: DESMOND FOO By Elgin Toh and C...

The funeral of the late Dr Toh Chin Chye will be held at Mandai Crematorium today at 11am

The funeral of the late Dr Toh Chin Chye will b...

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Wake of former Deputy Prime Minister Toh Chin Chye at his residence in Greenview Crescent. The funeral of the late Dr Toh ...