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Mira Ashby-Praunsperger von Hadesdorf, C.M., M.D.

Full Name Honour Received Residence
Mira Ashby-Praunsperger von Hadesdorf, C.M., M.D. C.M. Toronto
Honour Appointment Investiture
Member of the Order of Canada June 25, 1984 October 3, 1984
A woman of vision and compassion, she is best known for her efforts in founding and developing Ashby House in Toronto. This model residence and rehabilitation centre for young people suffering from brain damage has rescued many accident victims and enabled them to take their place in society.
Deceased on July 16, 2005.
Updated: 2018-03-26
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