Dr. Ho-Kang Liu, known by friends as HK, 83, of Scotia, N.Y., died Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015 in Norwalk (CT) Hospital in surrounded by his loving family.
HK was born in Nanking, China, the son Chung-Fu and Yung-Wha Liu. He came to the United States in 1952 and graduated from Auburn University, BSME in 1955. He received an SMME degree from Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1957. He also received his doctorate from Washington University in St. Louis in 1965. In college, HK was elected as a member of the Tau Beta Pi, Pi Mu Epsilon and Pi Tau Sigma honorary societies.