The Long Island community said goodbye to Chrales B. Wang on Sunday. Wang, was a founder of the software company Computer Associates and a former owner of the New York Islanders. The hockey community was crushed to learn of his passing on Sunday.
The Islanders are deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Co-Owner, Charles B. Wang.— New York Islanders (@NYIslanders) October 21, 2018
Statement from Islanders ownership: https://t.co/FoHL2ED948
However, there was more to Wang than just his time in owning the Islanders. To simply put it Wang, loved Long Island. He helped bring two professional teams (Islanders and Dragons) to the Nassau Coliseum. Wang donated $52 million to Stony Brook University to fund the Charles Wang building. Wang did so many things for Long Island and he is someone that helped enhance many aspects of Long Island. Rest in Peace Charles B. Wang.
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