Freya Tan, 59, was born on March 15, 1960 to her parents U Kyin Sein and Daw Khin Lay Kyi in Rangoon, Burma (Myanmar).
Freya graduated from Rangoon University with a degree in Industrial Chemistry. She also received a Chemical Engineering degree from the Rangoon Institute of Technology. Freya immigrated to the United States in 1990 from Rangoon, Burma. She worked at Forrest Products Lab in Madison, Wisconsin. She worked on many research projects to improve technology in the paper manufacturing industries.
She is survived by her loving siblings Mabel Tan, Donald Tan/Ruby Khoo, Robert Tan/Wang Lin, Eugene Tan/Phyu Phyu, Kelvin Tan/Cho Cho San, Matthew Tan/Lei Lei Win, and Iris Tan (Ohn Mynt Yee)/Lun Fong Liu.
Visitation will be from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 19th at Sunset Funeral Home 1800 St. George Road Evansville, IN 47711.