Dr. Quan was a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, a member of the Lorain County Medical Society, the Ohio State Medical Association, and the American Medical Association and was the Chief of Surgery at St. Joseph Hospital.
He is survived by his wife, Lillie; children, Dr. Janice A. (Ralph) Quan, Dr. Walter (Francine) Quan Jr., and Dr. Kara J. (Chris) Quan; and several grandchildren.
Private funeral services were held under the direction of the Dovin and Reber Jones Funeral & Cremation Center. Memorial contributions may be made, in memory of Dr. Quan, to Mercy New Life Hospice, 3500 Kolbe Road, Lorain, OH 44053, or to Elyria First United Methodist Church, 312 Third Street, Elyria, OH 44035.