George Edwin TONG (1884 – 1962)
NameGeorge Edwin Tong
Date of death1962
Undertaker at ST Tong & Sons; headstone business next door to ST Tong, Karamu Road, Hastings
From Valda Colwill –
Frank Gadd did the lettering on tombstones.
Fred Ellis worked for George as a monumentalist; Fred was also a fireman.
George did clerical work for his own business and ST Tong.
Lived in family home on the corner of Southampton and Hastings Streets, Hastings; on the fence was a sign “401E Southampton St”, made by George