In Memoriam


Former CIA president L. Blake Fewster passed away January 11, 2017 in London, Ontario. He was 92.

Mr. Fewster had a distinguished career at London Life Insurance starting in 1946 until he retired, as senior vice-president and chief actuary, in 1991. He was an active volunteer with the CIA, serving as secretary and councillor on the CIA Council (Board), President from 1981–1982, and Chair of both the Education and Examinations Committee (1968–1972) and the Elections Committee (1982–1983). He was a member of numerous other committees including Life Insurance Financial Reporting, Emerging Issues, Consolidated Standards of Practice, and the Liaison Committee on the Proposed CIA/CICA Joint Policy Statement (1984-1991).

Mr. Fewster also served as a CIA representative with the Society of Actuaries.

L. Blake Fewster obituary

Canadian Institute of Actuaries/Institut canadien des actuaires
http://www.cia-ica.ca/