Maeyu Chao Wu, 85, of Savannah, Georgia and widow of Chu Ming Wu, died Friday evening, November 8, 2019, at Azalealand Nursing Home with her family at her side.
Born in Taichung, Taiwan, she was a daughter of the late Chinlong Chao and the late Tsao Chen Chao. Mrs. Wu was a member of the Chinese Baptist Church of Savannah. She and her husband formerly owned and operated Hunan Chinese Restaurant on Wilmington Island.
In addition to her husband of more than 50 years and her parents, she was preceded in death by four sisters and two brothers.
Surviving are one daughter, Feiwn-April Wu and her husband, Xuewen Tang; one son, Dahchin “DC” Wu and his wife, Melanie Wilkes Wu; four grandchildren, Micah Tang, Lillian Tang, Leah Wu and Jacob Wu; three sisters; six brothers, and nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 o’clock Friday evening, November 22, 2019, at Gamble Funeral Service – 410 Stephenson Avenue.
The funeral service will be held at 10 o’clock Saturday morning, November 23, 2019, in the chapel of Gamble Funeral Service conducted by the Reverend Joseph K. Wong and the Reverend David Jih Young Wu. Interment will be in the Greenwich section of Bonaventure Cemetery.
The family requests remembrances be made in Maeyu’s honor to: Chinese Baptist Church of Savannah (Building Fund) – 3802 Bull Street, Savannah, Georgia 31405-0001.