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Irving Jack (Kappy) Kaplan


Yeoman of Signals, V23343, RCNVR


Died: 20 May 2007


KAPLAN, Irving Jack (Kappy) - With great sadness we say goodbye to our dear Irving who died peacefully on Sunday, May 20, 2007. Cherished husband of Sadie Kronick. Adored father of Bonnie, Joyce, Audrey. Dear father-in-law of Louis Charbonneau. Proud grandfather of Thomas, Judith, Laura, Michael. Loving brother and brother-in-law of Henry and Leatrice Kaplan, Lillian and Jack Margolis, Esther Smith. Caring uncle and long-standing friend of many. Funeral service from Paperman and Sons, 3888 Jean Talon W. on Tuesday, May 22 at 12 noon. Burial at the Beth Ora Congregation Section, Kehal Israel Cemetery, D.D.O. Due to the festival of Shavuot there is no shiva. The family will welcome visitors after the funeral and on Wednesday and Thursday from 2 to 4 and 6:30 to 9 p.m. and Friday from 2 to 4 p.m. Donations in his memory may be made to the charity of your choice. (The Montreal Gazette 21 May 2007)


Ships served in:

HMCS TRANSCONA - Served in Transcona as a L/Sig,

HMCS VALLEYFIELD - Survived the sinking of Valleyfield on 07 May 1944



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