Peranakan Association ex-president and Dick Lee's father, Lee Kip Lee, dies aged 96

Mr Lee Kip Lee, the former president of The Peranakan Association Singapore,  died of kidney cancer at the age of 96, on Dec 29, 2018.
Mr Lee Kip Lee, the former president of The Peranakan Association Singapore, died of kidney cancer at the age of 96, on Dec 29, 2018.PHOTO: COLIN CHEE

SINGAPORE - Mr Lee Kip Lee, the former president of The Peranakan Association Singapore and father of singer-songwriter Dick Lee, has died of kidney cancer at the age of 96.

The retired businessman died in hospital on Dec 29, 2018, and he was cremated on Wednesday (Jan 2).

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