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THOMAS C. TANG (Age 94)  

Of McLean, VA, passed peacefully on September 23, 2013. Tom was born in Kun San, China, near Soochow and Shanghai, and graduated from Wuhan University. He earned his master's degree from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. Tom is survived by his wife of almost 33 years, Linda K. Tang; brother-in-law Ken of Canton, GA; sister-in-law Pat (Paul) of Richmond, VA; second cousins Betty (Ming-Chiang) Li of Mitchellville, MD; Nina Wang-Doyle (Richard Doyle) of Providence, RI; Theodora Wang of Lawrenceville, NJ; Patsy Wang-Iverson (David Iverson) of Flemington, NJ; many nieces and nephews and a family of friends. Tom served as the president of American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) chapters in Trenton, NJ; Philadelphia, PA and Washington D.C. He was active in the Presbyterian Church, AARP and NARFE. Tom and Linda are both domestically and internationally well-traveled. Visitation will be held Thursday, September 26 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. at Murphy Funeral Home, 1102 West Broad St, Falls Church, VA. A memorial service and celebration of life will be held Saturday, October 5, 11 a.m. at Idylwood Presbyterian Church, 7617 Idylwood Rd, Falls Church, VA. Memorial donations may be made to the church or the . Share a memory at

Published in The Washington Post on Sept. 25, 2013
Thomas Charles Tang
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