Fern Q. Lo
Fern Quon Lo, a Davis resident for 38 years, died at her daughter's home in Sacramento on July 1, 2003. She was 84.
Born Aug. 24, 1918, in Winnifred, Alberta, Canada, she earned her bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan, then continued her graduate work at UC Berkeley. She worked for many years as a microbiologist for Shell Oil Co. before becoming a computer programmer for the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine.
Her interests included politics, current events, business, art, gardening and travel. She was a member of the International House, Davis, Davis Democratic Club, Davis Art Center Guild, Great Decisions Discussion Group, the Farm Circle and Chinese Ladies Luncheon Group. She also traveled and lived in Canada, China, Japan and England.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Jung-Pang Lo, a professor of Chinese history, in April 1981.
She is survived by her children, Sandra Lo of Sacramento, Tony Lo of Mountain View and Vicki Lo of Los Angeles, and her grandchildren, Lani, Mei Mei and Jett.
At her request, no services will be held.
Memorials may be made in Fern Lo's name to International House, 10 College Park, Davis, CA 95616. Cards of remembrance and condolence may be sent to the Lo home, 1301 Oak Ave. in Davis.
Arrangements are under the direction of Davis Funeral Chapel.
(Obituary from the "The Davis Enterprise," Friday, July 11, 2003, (Yolo County, California). Submitted with the permission of the "The Davis Enterprise," 315 G Street, Davis, CA 95616, <http://www.davisenterprise.com/>
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