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Emma Tan



Emma Tan, beloved wife, mother, and beacon of joy, passed away peacefully at the age of 56 on July 1, 2024. Emma's life, though marked by challenges, was a testament to resilience, love, and unwavering strength.

Born on January 5th 1968 in Cabaruan, Nueva Ecija, Emma was the youngest of the 12 Children in the family. From an early age, Emma faced adversity with a determination that would define her character.

Emma's greatest joy in life was her family. As a devoted mother, she poured her heart into raising three children, instilling in them the values of kindness, perseverance, and the importance of laughter. Her children remember her as a source of endless strength and love, always ready with a warm meal and a witty remark to lighten any moment.

Emma's generosity knew no bounds. Despite facing her own challenges, she always found a way to extend a helping hand to those in need, whether through a comforting meal, a listening ear, or a heartfelt gesture. Her sense of humor was serious but infectious, brightening the lives of all who had the privilege of knowing her.

In her spare time, Emma enjoyed tending to her pet dogs and fish. She found solace in her business and took care of everyone she could.

Throughout her life, Emma's resilience shone brightly. She faced illness with courage and grace, never allowing it to dim her spirit or dampen her love for those around her. Her unwavering faith and optimism inspired all who knew her, leaving an indelible mark on the hearts of many.

Emma is survived by her husband of 30 years, Fidel Tan; her loving children, Chelsea, Keisha, and Keenan; whom she adored; and a wide circle of friends and extended family who cherished her deeply.

A celebration of Emma's life will be held on July 12, 2024 at St.Matthew's Roman Catholic Church where friends and family will gather to remember her with laughter, tears, and heartfelt stories.

Emma's spirit will live on in the hearts of all who knew her. Her legacy of love, generosity, and joy will continue to inspire and uplift for generations to come. Rest in peace, dear Emma, knowing that your light will forever shine brightly in our lives.

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