Transplant Dad Celebrates

The Port Moody man who received a heart transplant on Father’s Day had reason to celebrate again with the birth of his twins Monday. Chris Kirby had been waiting for a heart transplant for 19 months when he got a call earlier this month that one had arrived for him.

He went into surgery June 19 at St. Paul’s Hospital and woke the next morning, on Father’s Day, with his new heart.

Written by Laura Baziuk for The Province. Read the full story.