Vivian Yini Yang
June 2, 1992 – May 22, 2020
Vivian Yini Yang passed away peacefully on May 22, 2020, in Sugar Land, Texas at the age of 27. Vivian was born on June 2, 1992, in Abington, Pennsylvania to Betsy and James Yang. Vivian graduated from Clements High School in 2010 and The University of Texas at Austin in 2012 with a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics. She was a recipient of the Award for Aspirations in Computing from the National Center for Women & Information Technology. Vivian was an avid reader and enjoyed writing poems, short stories, and children’s books. She had a compassion for nature and animals since early childhood. She lived her life to the fullest with a love for food, friends, and family, and will be remembered for her clever and witty personality. Vivian was a lighthearted person and constantly brightened the lives of those around her. Vivian is survived by her mother, Betsy, her father, James, and her brothers, Alexander and Elvin.