OBITUARY

James Ling

October 12, 1924January 5, 2019

James Ling, 94, passed away on January 5, 2019. He was a beloved husband to Ruth Ling for fifty-seven years; and adoring father to Moses, Mary and Esther Ling. He was an Episcopalian Minister for almost sixty years. He went to seminary in Hong Kong and began his ministry in Taiwan and moved to Mauritius Island in 1972 with his family. In 1980 he relocated to Chicago, IL where he ministered until he retired at the age of 79. He was an avid reader who also enjoyed watching wrestling and Chinese opera. Services to be held privately. For more information please contact Drake and Son Funeral Home at 773-561-7846.

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