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Donald Tong

March 7, 1961 — December 6, 2020

Donald Tong, 59, passed away on December 6, 2020 at Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital in Fort Worth, Texas. He was born on March 7, 1961 in Fort Worth, Texas to Ezra “Jack” and Leona (Hogan) Tong.

Don grew up in Fort Worth, Texas. He graduated from North Side High School in Fort Worth in 1979. After high school he attended college at University of North Texas in Denton, Texas where he received a BA in Computer Science.

Don married Rita in 1991 in Fort Worth, Texas. They were happily married for 29 years. He enjoyed spending time with family and going on family outings.

Don was preceded in death by his parents, Ezra and Leona Tong, and brother Paul Tong.

Those left to cherish his memories are his spouse, Rita of Fort Worth; 2 daughters and 2 sons, Melinda (spouse Kevin), Chilson, Stephen Tong, Alexander Tong, and Natalie Tong; brother, Robert Tong; grandchild, Adalynn; and nephew, Chris Tong

A funeral service will be held at Emerald Hills Funeral Home 500 Kennedale Sublett Road, Kennedale, Texas 76060 at 11:00AM Friday, December 11, 2020 with interment to follow at Emerald Hills Memorial Park. A visitation will be held at Emerald Hills Funeral Home at from 6:00-8:00PM Thursday, December 10, 2020.

In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial donations be made to 5349 Royal Birkdale Drive, Fort Worth, Texas 76135.

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Thursday, December 10, 2020

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Friday, December 11, 2020

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