Massachusetts Medical Society: In Memoriam - 2016

In Memoriam - 2016


The following deaths of MMS members were reported to the Society during 2016.

Dick A.J. Brown, M.D., 82; Needham, MA; Northwestern University Medical School, 1958; died May 19, 2015.

William F. Brown, M.D., 92, Mashpee, MA; Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, 1947; died June 8, 2016.

Frank G. DeLuca, M.D., 84; Portsmouth, RI; University of Bologna, 1955; died September 11, 2011.

Robert L. Early, M.D., 94; Marco Island, FL; Harvard Medical School, 1951; died March 5, 2014.

Corinne S. Ertel, M.D., 67; Waban, MA; University of Michigan Medical School, 1979; died August 31, 2015.

Jeffrey R. Fine, M.D., 75; Charlestown, MA; Hahnemann Medical College, 1966; died October 21, 2015.

Manuel G. Firgau, M.D., 43; Galax, VA; Boston University School of Medicine, 1997; died October 30, 2014.

Donald W. Foster, M.D., 64, Sherborn, MA; New York Medical College, 1988; died July 8, 2016.

Gregory J. Gallivan, M.D., 77; Longmeadow, MA; Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, 1962; died October 1, 2016.

Edward J. Glinski, M.D., 74; Milton, MA; Boston University School of Medicine, 1968; died August 25, 2015.

Kenneth B. Gordon, M.D., 85; Orleans, MA; Boston University Medical School, Boston; died October 4, 2016.

Andrew D. Guthrie, M.D., 87; Winchester, MA; Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, 1953; died September 13, 2016.

James H. Hepp, M.D., 83; Travelers Rest, SC; Albany Medical College of Union University, Albany, NY, 1965; died October 9, 2016.

John W. Keller, M.D., 96; Grantham, NH; Harvard Medical School, 1949; died September 11, 2015.

Donald K. Kiersey, M.D., 96; Summerfield, FL; Trinity College, University of Dublin, 1956; died September 19, 2015.

James K.S. Kirkaldy, M.D., 86; Middlebury, VT; University of Edinburgh, 1951; died May 19, 2015.

George A. Lauro, M.D., 87; Mansfield, MA; Hahnemann Medical College and Hospital, Philadelphia, 1958; died April 6, 2016.

Eduardo C. Leonardo, M.D., 82; Somerset, MA; Facultad de Medicina San Fernando, Lima, Peru, 1961; died June 11, 2016.

Irma M. Lessell, M.D., 79; Lexington, MA; Boston University School of Medicine, 1977; died August 27, 2014.

John MacIver, M.D., 92, North Chatham, MA; Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1949; died June 8, 2016.

John T. Maltsberger, III, M.D., 82; Lexington, MA; Harvard University Medical School, Boston, 1959; died October 5, 2016.

Paul C. Marshall, M.D., 71; Sudbury, MA; Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, 1970; died July 22, 2016.

Robert P.McInerney, M.D., 92; New York, NY; Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, 1946; died April 3, 2016.

Ronald B. Miller, M.D., 83, Irvine, CA; Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1958; died March 9, 2016.

Steven A. Myers, M.D., 72, Raleigh, NC; University of Missouri School of Medicine, 1975; died April 16, 2016.

Alan D. Rothstein, M.D., 85; Brookline, MA; Tufts University Medical School, Boston, 1956; died May 13, 2016.

Terry D. Ryan, M.D., 82, Niantic, CT; Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston; died May 21, 2016.

Daniel S. Sax, M.D., 81; Randolph Center, VT; University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, 1959; died October 27, 2016.

Clayton L. Thomas, M.D., 94, Santa Monica, CA; Medical College of Virginia, 1946; died February 6, 2016.

Walter P. Zmyslowski, M.D., 85; Worcester, MA; Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, 1956; died May 24, 2016.

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