- October 1, 1934 - January 6, 2013
- Torrance, California
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“Praying with you and the whole family in loving memory of your dad. He was a dear friend.
1 of 14 | Posted by: Carmen Wong
“Albert Ng was a very special person to Denna, Peggy and I. We meet him and his wonderful family many years ago through the Central City Optimist Club...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: Thomas and Denna Wall - CA
“It is so difficult to believe it's been a year since we've lost our beloved Cousin Albert. When my family and I were in Birmingham for the holidays...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Suelin Lee - La Canada, CA
“I will always remember Al's smiling face. He welcomed me to the world of knowledge about the City of Torrance when I was just beginning my public...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Honorable Hope Witkowsky, Former Torrance City Councilwoman - CA
“I clearly remember Mr. Ng's friendliness and kindness toward me in the many years before his retirement. Always a big smile and a friendly hello. ...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: Sheryl Du Somme - Torrance, CA
“Lilly and I are deeply sorry that Al will no longer be with us. He was a good friend and we will miss him.
Al and I go back a long way, from our...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: Beaumont Hall
“Albert and I had many direct contacts for over thirty years during our respective careers with the City of Torrance (me with the police department...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Jim Weyant - Big Bear City, CA
“I met Albert through the Central City Optimist Club. He is an active member and always participate in all the activities for the well being of the...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: jerry wong - alhambra, CA
“I will always remember Uncle Al's smile, his love of everyone, and his boisterous conversations over dinner with my dad (Gary Lim), Uncle Jerry Tong,...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Michelle Lim Shobe - CA
“We will always cherish the time we had with him. His cheerful smile, love of fine dining, singing, dancing and traveling as a member of the BALA...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: George and Jennie Ong and family - CA
“It's hard to believe that Uncle Albert won't be there to greet me this Friday night at Forest Lawn with a big hug and a smile, asking me what I've...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: Melody Ng - Minneapolis, MN
“I first met Albert when he joined our LA Chinese Golf Club many years ago. Although we played in many golf tournaments together, I never really got...Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: Peter Joe - Anaheim, CA - Friend
“Our contact with the Ng family was first through Linda Ng, our future daughter in law. Linda and my wife, Alice, began exchanging emails to get to...Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: C.K. & Alice Ha - west covina, CA
“We were shocked and are sorry to hear of Al's passing. Let us know if we can be of assistance. Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire Ng...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: Gene & Patty Koester - Torrance, CA
Albert Y. Ng, 78, Beloved husband, father, grandfather, and civic leader passed away on January 6th, 2013 in Torrance, California from a heart attack. He was born on Oct. 1, 1934 in Guangdong, China. Albert graduated from UCLA in 1960 with a B.S. in Business Administration. He worked for the City of Torrance, retiring in 1997 as the Assistant City Manager after 37 years of public service.
Albert loved to sing, dance, eat well, travel and spend time with his family and friends. Albert was also an avid golfer, snow skier and active in the community.
In addition to serving as city liaison to Torrance Unified School District and Torrance Area Chamber of Commerce, staff liaison to the City Council's ad hoc Citizen Development and Enrichment and Armed Forces Parade committees; Albert served on the Boards of Directors of the UCLA Asian Pacific Alumni Association, American Heart Association, Volunteer Center, and Torrance Federal Credit Union. He also volunteered his time to several organizations – to name just a couple, Albert was a charter member and past president of the Central City Optimist Club and a host facilitator for the 1984 Summer Olympic Games; he was also a member of the Bread of Life Church congregation.
He is survived by his loving wife Jean Ng, son Dr. Nolan Ng and granddaughter Lauren Ng, son Ronald Ng, daughter-in-law Jenny Ng, daughter Linda Ng, and son-in-law, Dr. Jeffrey Ha.
Memorial services will be held Saturday, January 19th, 10am, Forest Lawn, Hollywood Hills, California. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the American Heart Association in honor of Albert Y. Ng.