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Lit Ning Ma

Lit Ning Ma passed away peacefully at home on December 25, 2017. Born in Canton, China to Hong Shew and Kee Hoy Mah on December 25, 1931, Lit Ning emigrated to the US shortly after World War II as a young teen. After finishing high school, he graduated from the University of Kansas and then Stanford University, where he earned a Masters of Science degree in Electrical Engineering. He worked in the TRW Space and Electronics Group, most notably doing research and designing satellite components for NASA and the Department of Defense as well as developing components for the Space Shuttle program, until retirement to his home in Rancho Palos Verdes, where he lived the rest of his life with his loving wife of 28 years, Lois Ma. He is also survived by his children: Jason Ma of Los Angeles, CA; Dr. Jada Ma Greenberg of Newport Beach, CA; her husband Phillip Greenberg and their two children; Jacinta Ma Chuang, Esq. of Bethesda, MD; her husband Theodore Chuang and their two children; and also, by his stepchildren Susan Thomas, Scott Brown and their families. A celebration of life is being planned, and in lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to . Please sign the guest book at www.dailybreeze.com/obits.
Published in Daily Breeze on Jan. 5, 2018
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