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“I was sorry to hear of Chi-Cheng's passing, I've known Chi since 1989 when I first started working for George G Sharp. He was a wonderful person and...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: william mancini - Fairfax, VA

“Dear Chi-Cheng, my outstanding long time friend for over 40 years, I will always remember your gentle personalitydiligent study spirit, and those...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: CHENG-SHENG HUANG - NY

“RIP ”
3 of 8 | Posted by: George O'Leary - Va Beach, VA

“Dear Cousin Chi-Cheng, I was so shocked to hear the bad news. You were a strong and energetic person. It is difficult to believe you have left us...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Chi-Rong Wang - Cupertino, CA

“Chi has always put others first and himself last. He has devoted his life to the field of Naval Architecture and to George G. Sharp. No matter how...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: James Ruggieri - Fairfax Station, VA

“Chi-Cheng was one of the persons who were most unselfish, strong commitment to his work, tremendously talented and always put other people before...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: George Kan - Evans, GA - Friend

“Chi-Cheng was one of the smartest people I've ever met. He cared deeply about his work, his friends and family. He made an impact on the maritime...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Kristin Poling - New York, NY

“Chi-Cheng! I am honored to have known you! You leave a ship full of beautiful and memorable marine designs that will carry on your legacy for many,...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: James Mercante - New York, NY


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Chi-Cheng Yang (February 20, 1946 - February 3, 2020)
Chi-Cheng Yang, Chairman, President, and Vice President of George G. Sharp, passed away on Monday, February 3, 2020. He was 73 years old and was the eldest of six brothers and one sister. Chi-Cheng committed over 46 years of his life to making a positive difference in the naval architecture and marine engineering industry. He earned two professional degrees from Columbia University and New York University, a Master of Business Administration from New York University, a Master of Science from Kansas State University, and a Bachelor of Science degree at National Taiwan Ocean University. Chi-Cheng was a resident of New York City and loved swimming, playing tennis, volunteering at Church, and spending time with his family. He will be remembered as a generous, loving, selfless brother, uncle, mentor, and leader. His life will be cherished by his family, friends, and colleagues.

Viewing Services will be held of Friday, February 7th, 2020 at 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM.
at Crestwood Funeral home, located on:
445 West 43rd St,
New York, NY 10036

Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, February 8, 2020 at 9:15am-10:15am at the Church of the Blessed Sacrament, located on:
152 West 71st St,
New York, NY 10023.

Graveside Service will follow at 11:15am
at Kensico Cemetery, located on:
273 Lakeview Ave,
Valhalla, NY 10595.