Canadian Medical Assocation

Nepean, Ont.; Dalhousie University, 1943. Died Dec. 8, 2017, aged 100. Survived by his wife Carmel, 3 children and 4 grandchildren. “Louis retired in Ottawa after over 50 years as a physician. He began his medical practice in Cape Breton, NS, before moving to Brampton, Ont., where he maintained a family practice and served on the medical staff of Peel Memorial Hospital. Louis recently celebrated his 100th birthday which, to his delight, was attended by friends and family from across Canada and the United States.” The daughter of a former co-worker wrote: “My mother worked with Dr. Kristal at the New Waterford General Hospital in Nova Scotia many years ago, and I heard wonderful stories about this well-respected physician and friend.”