DR. MUZAFFAR AHMAD, age 74. Beloved husband of 45 years to Mary Jo “Josie” Ahmad (nee Kilbane); dearest father of Soraya, Jamsheed “J.P.” (wife Shani) and Daanish “Dan” Ahmad (wife Mary); loving grandfather of Damian William and Nolan Muzaffar Ahmad; dear brother of Mumtaz Peerzada, Asmat Fazili and Musood Pirzada. Dr. Ahmad was an avid golfer and Cleveland sports fanatic, but his greatest passion (after his family) was his work at the Cleveland Clinic. He joined the staff as a pulmonologist in 1973 and became the chairman of the department ten years later. In 1991, he was appointed chairman of the Cleveland Clinic’s 14-department Division of Medicine (1991-2003). A member of numerous professional societies and associations, Dr. Ahmad was past president of the Ohio Chapter of American College of Chest Physicians (1979-1980). He served on many organizational and advisory committees and assemblies, including the Board of Directors of the Association of Pulmonary Program Directors and the Cleveland Clinic’s Board of Governors. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate contributions in memory of Muz to the Muz Ahmad Memorial Fund for Pulmonary Research and Education c/o Respiratory Institute of the Cleveland Clinic Desk A-90, 9500 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH 44195. Funeral Services Saturday, September 30, will be private at Lake View Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the MAYFIELD-SANDRIDGE COUNTRY CLUB, 1545 SHERIDAN RD., SOUTH EUCLID, OH 44121, SATURDAY FROM 2 TO 4 P.M.
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