PETALING JAYA: Datuk Sieh Kok Chi, a former secretary-general of the Olympic Council of Malaysia (OCM), passed away.
Sieh, who died last Saturday at the age of 83, made a substantial contribution to the growth of sports and improved the Malaysian Olympic Movement through his professional work. bk8
Being present from the OCM’s infancy to the institution that it is today, he is regarded by many as one of the people who contributed to its success.
In 1992, Sieh was chosen to serve as the OCM honorary secretary. Sieh was a former national water polo player who represented the nation at the Asian Games. She held the role until 2015.
For his achievements to Malaysian sports, he received the Tokoh Sukan as well as induction into the Hall of Fame.
The funeral service will start at 10 a.m. on Friday, July 22. The cortege will depart for the Nirvana Crematorium Shah Alam to perform the cremation. Asianbookie
A wake service has been planned for the Amber Suite, Level M2, Room N12, 16, Jalan Dewan Bahasa, Bukit Seputeh, Nirvana Centre Kuala Lumpur (Nirvana 2), Kuala Lumpur.