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.
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