Obituary for Dr. Alexander Paul Lang
LANG, DR. ALEXANDER PAUL
Passed away peacefully at Michael Garron (East York) Hospital on May 5, 2017 in his 89th year. Beloved father of Andreas (Britta Lang) and Claudia (Stefan Keck) and beloved grandfather to Jan, Melanie, Maximilian, Ann-Carolyn, Eike and Malachi. A respected family physician for over 50 years, Alexander continued to work until he was 83 years of age. He looked after generations of patients who emigrated to Canada from all over the world. He was also very involved in the German and Austrian communities in Toronto (including an appointment as physician by the German and Austrian Consulates as well as Lufthansa German Airlines). He received awards from the German and Austrian governments for his commitment and services. Most importantly, he was highly valued by his family and friends for his humanistic values and tolerance. Friends and family will be received at HERITAGE FUNERAL CENTRE, 50 Overlea Blvd. (416) 423-1000 on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 from 1 pm until the time of the funeral service at 2 pm. A reception will follow the service. Private cremation will take place.