CHANG, Hollis Hsing-Ming MD
Hollis Hsing-Ming Chang, MD, of San Marino, California, passed away on
Wednesday, March 27th, 2013 peacefully in his sleep.
Hollis was born February 18th, 1940 in Honolulu, Hawaii. He graduated from Punahou School, Honolulu, Oberlin College and University of Southern California Medical School. He served as a Captain in the United States Air Force Medical Corp and was a practicing orthopedic surgeon before retiring.
Hollis was a true Renaissance man. In addition to being a
surgeon, Hollis: was an accomplished singer, was self-taught
on the piano, ukulele, bass and drums, was an award winning artist, set the state record in the 330 hurdles, was
a bird keeper, a gardener, a golfer and a chef. He lived his life with integrity, honesty and a zeal to explore new lands and meet new people.
Hollis is survived by his loving wife of 47 years, Linda Leong Chang and their two sons:Hollis Blair Chang and Brent Christopher Chang; siblings :Lennig Chang MD (Adele), Rowena Shriber, Sheryln Goo; brother-in-law Robert Wong; and preceded in death by sister Jocelyn Wong and brothers-in-law Richard Leong and WilliamShriber MD. Also
survived by 12 nieces and nephews and many other relatives.
Services and burial will be private in Honolulu. In lieu
of flowers, donations can be made to the Hollis H. Chang
Scholarship Fund f58 at Panahou School, 1601 Punahou
Street, Honolulu, HI 96822, 808.943.3680. Cabot & Sons, Pasadena
Published in Pasadena Star-News on Apr. 7, 2013