OBITUARY

Kuo Nan KAO

5 April , 193429 April , 2019

Kuo Nan KAO

Kuo Nan Kao passed away peacefully on April 29, 2019 at Royal University Hospital in Saskatoon, SK at the age of 85. He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Wendy, daughters Anna and Valeria, son-in-laws Stanley and Daniel, grandchildren Hewitt and Emmett, Leia and Elena; also three brothers and one sister and their families.

Dr. Kao was an accomplished scientist, having made significant discoveries and contributions in his field of plant biotechnology. He loved to be outdoors and work at his farm. He felt that he lived a long full life.

At Kao's request there will be no funeral service. A private farewell was held at Acadia-McKague’s Funeral Centre.

Condolences can be sent to www.acadiamckaguesfuneralcentre.com

In lieu of flowers and gifts, memorial donations can be made to Canadian charities for the environment, wildlife, conservation and sustainability in Kao's honour.

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Jerry Shyluk

17 May 2019


May 01, 2019

Dear Wendy and family,
I am very grateful for the several decades that I was Kao's co-worker at PBI/NRC. He shared his scientific achievements and farming experiences with me.Kao was
a very distinguished Scientist.
Please accept my most sincere sympathy.

Jerry Shyluk

Nick Leung

17 May 2019


May 01, 2019

I knew Dr. Kao through working at the NRC decades ago. I had the greatest respect for him as a brilliant scientist in the truest sense of the word. Moreover, I admired him as a gentleman I have had the pleasure to meet. My sincere condolences.


Nick Leung

Dave H

17 May 2019


May 02, 2019

Wendy and Anna and Valerie and families
Sorry to hear of Kao passing
I count it one of life’s privileges to have worked along side the fine person in Kao
Truly a special man
My Sincere condolences
Dave Horn

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