Canadian Medical Association

London, Ont.; University of Western Ontario, 1952; general surgery. Died Feb. 19, 2017, aged 91. Survived by 3 children and 8 grandchildren. "Dr. McLarty was a gifted surgeon with magic hands, and an early adopter of new technology. A life-long learner and teacher, he pioneered laparoscopic surgery in Canada, and then taught it around the world."