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Siming Lu

September 26, 1924 - March 6, 2018

Warm, congenial and generous man


Service Date: March 16, 2018

In Lieu of Flowers: None

Obituaries » Siming Lu

Si-Ming Lu, 93, of Whippany passed away peacefully at home on March 6th, 2018. Si-Ming was born in Beijing, China in 1924 and immigrated to Taiwan in 1951, after graduating from Nanjing University, and then to the US in 1964 for graduate studies in Chemical Engineering at University of Rhode Island. Si-Ming was a member of the engineering team who built the first manmade fiber process plant in Taiwan. He subsequently had a long career in project engineering at Bechtel, Lummus, Foster Wheeler and Merck. Friends and family know him as a warm, congenial and generous man who always extended himself to make everyone feel welcome and comfortable. He will be very much missed by his beloved wife of 64 years, Jura, his children, Susie, Tony, Amy and son-in-law John Garbarini, and his six grandchildren, Ian, Kevin and David Reichek, Evan Lu, Karina and Sean Garbarini along with extended family and friends in the US, Taiwan and China. Family and friends are invited to attend his Funeral services on Friday, March 16th, 2018 from 9:00-11:00 am at the Par-Troy Funeral Home. 95 Parsippany Rd, Parsippany. (973) 887 – 3235 or visit