PAWTUCKET - Fat Ip, 94, of Roosevelt Avenue died Sunday, February 3, 2013 at the Philip Hulitar Inpatient Center, Providence. He was the husband of Ho Wong Ip.
Born in Hong Kong, he was the founder of the China Inn in Pawtucket with his son, Louis Yip and son in law, Tsi Lee. He was a member of the Chinese Christian Church of Rhode Island, Pawtucket.
He is survived by one son, Louis Yip and his wife, Florence of Providence; two daughters, Kwai Ying Lee of Lincoln and Jenny Leung and her husband, Eric of Lincoln; his grandchildren, Damon Yip and his wife, Macy Tay, Herman and Edmond Yip, Angela Lee, Shirley Lee and her husband, Michael, Basil Lee, Sarah and Stephanie Leung; his great grandchildren, Megan and Abigail Yip, and Kilian Lee Scott. Mr. Ip is also survived by his sister, Ip May and her husband, Sit Hoi of Hong Kong.
His funeral will be held SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 9 at 10 A.M. in the Chinese Christian Church of Rhode Island, 333 Roosevelt Avenue, Pawtucket. Burial will be in Swan Point Cemetery, Providence.
Relatives and friends are invited and may call at BELLOWS FUNERAL CHAPEL, 160 River Road, Lincoln FRIDAY 4-8 P.M. For Directions and Guest Book, please visit