Tin-Wen Duan

Tin-Wen "Gillian" Duan

Tuesday, April 21st, 1992 - Thursday, March 19th, 2020
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Tin-Wen Duan, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Tin-Wen Duan

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Tin-Wen's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Tin-Wen's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.
Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Obituary

Tin-Wen (Gillian) Duan
04/21/1992 - 03/19/2020


Tin-Wen (Gillian) Duan was a Taiwanese food scientist and research scholar passionate about finding healthy food and packaging solutions to create a sustainable world. She was the only daughter of proud parents, Mr. and Mrs. Duan, of Taipei, Taiwan and a beloved member of the International House global leadership community in New York City. Gillian was educated in Taipei at the Fu Jen Catholic University, where she earned a Bachelor of Food Science and in the United States at Drexel University, Philadelphia, where she earned a Master’s degree in Food Science. She researched green packaging solutions, analyzed the impacts of pesticide use, and created pumpkin and sesame ice cream for kids and “kids at heart”.

Gillian volunteered her time as a leader in the Indonesia International Volunteer Teaching Organization, and as a member of the International Service Committee-Rotary Lungmen Club, where she held international and cultural exchange activities and participated in international youth projects. In her spare time Gillian could be found swinging to Latin and Ballroom dance tunes and contributing to the mission of the House dedicated to cross-cultural exchange and training of the next generation of global leaders in a value-based culture of respect, empathy and moral courage. Gillian graced International House with her light. International House community extends its heart and prayers to her family and all those who loved her.

Funeral services are private at the convenience of the family.

Condolence book at www.ParkerBrosMemorial.com.
Read Less

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Tin-Wen "Gillian" Duan, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Tin-Wen

Service Details

There are no events scheduled. You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or planting a memorial tree in memory of Tin-Wen "Gillian" Duan.

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Tin-Wen here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
Flowers
Provide comfort for the family of Tin-Wen "Gillian" Duan by sending flowers.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Fang-Hsuan Chang

Posted at 02:21pm
It's been a year, Gillian. Sadly, the pandemic is not over yet. I hope you're doing well up there. I will definitely go visit you when I get back to Taiwan. Miss you!

Janice Lin

Posted at 04:03pm
白白~
對不起...這麼晚才發現,一年後一直聯絡不到妳才驚覺妳應該不是忙著生活的不對勁

畢業後的我們因為各自不同的打算輪流出國,
在台灣的時間一直擦身而過;
我們也都是很被動聯絡的人,不是個常常私訊互相聯絡的朋友;
但每次見面的update都很真心興奮開心又珍惜的大聊特聊。

一直對彼此說:
「以後去美國找妳,以後來德國找我」
從來沒想過會有沒辦法完成的時候。

記得我們校園裡的碰面,
還有我們一起約的午餐/下午茶/晚餐時刻;
也還記得我們四個各自穿著不同系畢業服,
一起開心大笑著拍畢業照的瞬間;
還有在妳家一起煮飯的時候,
一切都歷歷在目(真的想妳了)。

妳現在好嗎?希望妳是無病無痛開心的在另一端生活著
我會想念妳,想妳最美最可愛的笑容,最真的性情❤️
謝謝我這輩子可以認識妳,也希望我有帶給妳美好的記憶跟曾經
不論妳在哪,都希望妳真的過得好
還有,我真的想妳了

Fang-Hsuan Chang

Posted at 08:39pm
Happy New Year, Gillian. I hope you are doing well up there. I still think of you every single day. We all miss you. Love you.
H

Harry

Posted at 02:12am
Happy Qixi Valentine's Day. Hope everything is fine on that side. Miss you so much...
Tree Image
A memorial tree was planted in the memory of Tin-Wen Duan — Plant a Tree Now

Wenrui Cai

Posted at 12:11pm
Gillian, 감사합니다 (Thank you).
It was so fun to learn Korean with you, your curiosity and eagerness to learn the language was truly inspiring.
Even though we spent little time together, every week was memorable because of you.
You had the brightest smile, thank you for bringing your energy to our Ihouse community.
I will forever cherish those precious memories.
Rest in Peace
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each