Canadian Medical Assocation

Kelowna, BC; Victoria University of Manchester (England), 1955; obstetrics and gynecology. Died Sept. 19, 2017, aged 88. Survived by his wife Ilva, 4 children, 7 grandchildren and a great-granddaughter. “As a busy obstetrician Derek worked long hours looking after his patients, and he welcomed many a baby to Kelowna during his long career. During this time he trained as a colposcopist, and he continued to offer this important service after retiring from regular office practice in 1991. He enjoyed the final years of his medical career as a surgical assistant, and retired completely in 2002.”