Edward T. Lim
Dr. Edward T. Lim, a longtime radiologist, passed away on Wednesday, October 19, 2011, at his home in Newark, DE. He was 87.
Edward was born in Cebu, Philippines. He earned his medical degree in 1953 from the University of Santo Tomas in the Philippines and completed his internship and residency in the United States. He would go on to train in radiology from 1957 to 1959 at Mt. Sinai Hospital in Cleveland. A former resident of Uniontown, PA, Dr. Lim headed the x-ray department of Brownsville (PA) General Hospital for many years.
Edward was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and friend. He will be sadly missed. He is survived by his wife, Sofia; children, Esther (Sydney), Emmanuel (Cyndi), Edwin (Linda), and Lori; and grandchildren, Jon, Ben, Evan, Delaney, Roger, and Heather.
A funeral service will be held at 11 am on Monday, October 24, 2011 in the chapel of Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where visitation will begin at 10 am. Entombment will follow in the adjoining mausoleum.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Great Bethel Baptist Church, 47 West Fayette Street, Uniontown, PA 15401; Compassionate Care Hospice, 702 B Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington, DE 19805; or Calvary Baptist Church, 215 East Delaware Ave, Newark, DE 19711.