Dr. Saad El-Din Naguib
The family of Dr. Saad El-Din Naguib wish to announce his
peaceful passing, surrounded by loved ones, on April 25, 2021 in
Son of Dr. Abdel Maksoud Naguib and Mrs. Zeinab Ragy, he was
the last surviving member of his immediate family including siblings
Aisha, Melek, Kamal and Ragaa. He is survived by his wife of 47 years,
Diana Naguib (Eeg), his children Tarek, Nadine, Norine and Randa, as
well as his nieces and nephews and their next generations who were all
very special to him.
Born in Egypt on November 13, 1930, Saad Naguib obtained his
medical degree from Einshams University in Cairo in 1960. Immigrating
to Canada in 1964, Dr. Naguib completed his internship and residency
in General Surgery and Pathology in Chicoutimi and Montreal, Quebec.
He was certified by the American Board of Pathology in 1972 and was
granted Fellowship in the American College of Pathologists in
During his 27-year professional career, Dr. Naguib worked as
a pathologist in Edmunston, Fredericton, Woodstock and Campbellton. He
also worked for a period in Saudi Arabia.
Family was important to him. His happy place was « at
home with family », whether in Canada or in Egypt. Since
leaving Egypt, he seized every opportunity to remain connected with
family there. He made frequent trips home to enjoy relaxed reunions
and, in between visits, enjoyed adopting the latest technologies using
messaging, voice and video options to stay in touch.
He also sustained many lifelong friendships despite distance.
In retirement, he especially enjoyed weekly gatherings with his
friends in Fredericton. These meetings were very special to him and we
wish to acknowledge his dear friends.
We will not be the same without him, but we are grateful for
his time with us and for his good health and characteristic easy
nature to the end. Thank you, Pop, for
teaching us among other things, integrity. We will miss you more than
We extend our immense gratitude to the Extra-Mural Program
and all other healthcare professionals for the excellent care they
provided to him and our family.
Honouring his wishes, there will be no visitation or funeral
service. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the charity of
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Nos plus sincères sympathies à la famille et aux amis de Dr Saad El-Din Naguib 19302021..
Décès pour la Ville: Fredericton, Province: Nouveau-Brunswick