Canadian Jewish Heritage Network

Eulogy of Leon Katz

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Collection
Ottawa Jewish Historical Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Fonds No.
O0045
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Ottawa Jewish Historical Society fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Date
January 11, 2015
Fonds No.
O0045
Storage Location
A.2.2
History Biographical
KATZ, Leon obituary O.C.; O. Ont.; P. Eng.; Living Legend Award, World Society of Cardio-Thoracic Surgeons; Member Emeritus, Canadian Medical Biological Engineering Society; Fellow, Engineering Institute of Canada; Officer, Order of the Good Bear; WWII Veteran On January 9, 2015, Leon Katz, beloved husband of Ruth Gottlieb Katz, cherished father of Michael (Cynthia), Geoffrey, Floralove, Shelley (Diana); grandfather of David, Nathan, Aidan, Benjamin; beloved brother, uncle, friend. Bio-medical engineer; pioneering inventor of numerous medical devices. At Health Canada, Katz developed legislation in respect of medical device safety and effectiveness. Service to be held on Sunday, January 11, 2015 at 12:00 at Jewish Memorial Gardens Chapel at 1771 Cuba Avenue, Ottawa, K1G 1L9. In recognition of Katz's dedication to growth and development, donations may be made in his honour to the Jewish National Fund of Canada, Ottawa.
Notes
1. Signature on consent form is illegible and no relationship to the deceased was provided.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Ottawa Jewish Archives
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