Bruce Yang
Sunday
2
June

Visitation

10:00 am - 12:00 am
Sunday, June 2, 2019
Joseph W Sorce Funeral Home Inc
728 West Nyack Road
West Nyack, New York, United States
(845) 358-4433
Sunday
2
June

Visitation

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sunday, June 2, 2019
Joseph W Sorce Funeral Home Inc
728 West Nyack Road
West Nyack, New York, United States
(845) 358-4433

Obituary of Bruce C. Yang

Bruce Yang, 50, passed away on May 26th 2019 in West Nyack, NY.

 

Bruce was born in Hsinchu, Taiwan. He immigrated to America and started his new life in Rockland County at the age of 14. He graduated from Ramapo High School, Binghamton University and New England School of Optometry. He practiced as an Optometrist over 20 years.

 

Bruce ran over 60 marathons and placed as a marathon pacer for over 12 races. He also raced in countless running events ranging from 1 mile to half marathon. He completed the Lake Placid Ironman, Ironman New York, many Olympic distance triathlons. He participated in Swim Across Hudson River swimming event. Bruce earned a black belt in Taekwondo.

 

Bruce is also a singer, actor and director. He participated in various commercials, movies and singing performances. Bruce enjoyed teaching Chinese language and is an Asian American Rights Advocate.

 

Bruce was preceded in death by his mother Chiung-Ying Yang and his brother Ssu-Hsu Yang.

Bruce is survived by his wife Di Li, son Timothy Yang (11), son Winston Yang (3), daughter Allison Yang (6 months), father Bing-Hong Yang, sister Li-hui Gordon, brother Cheng-Tung Yang

Visitation will be held at Joseph W Sorce Funeral Home at 728 W Nyack Rd. West Nyack, NY 10994 on Sunday, June 2nd2019 from 10am to 12pm, 2pm to 5pm.

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