In Memoriam

2017

The following deaths of MMS members were reported to the Society during 2017.

Eliot L. Berson, M.D., 80; Boston, MA; Harvard University Medical School, Boston; died March 19, 2017.

Stanley Deutsch, M.D., 86; Bristow, VA; Boston University Medical School, Boston; died March 12, 2017.

Lester G. Jenkins, M.D., 89; Lynn, MA; University of Ireland Medical School, Cork, Ireland; died August 10, 2016.

John C. McManama, M.D., 100; Waltham, MA; Tufts University Medical School, Boston; died February 10, 2017.

Barry R. Miller, M.D., 67; Sharon, MA; University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, KS; died October 2, 2015.

James F. Patterson, M.D., 98; Medford, OR; died February 23, 2016.

Leonard F. Smith, M.D., 87; Hingham, MA; Georgetown University Medical School, Washington, DC; died March 26, 2010.

Bartholomew R. Alfano, M.D., 71; Dover, MA; Tufts University Medical School, Boston; died February 16, 2017.

James F. Connolly, M.D., 84; Northborough, MA; Tufts University Medical School, Boston; died March 26, 2010.

John J. Curran, M.D., 89; Wellesley Hills, MA; Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC; died December 27, 2016.

David A. Drachman, M.D., 84; Concord, MA; New York University Medical School, New York; died December 5, 2016.

Francis X. Dufault Jr., M.D., 89; Worcester, MA; Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston; died February 18, 2017.

Theodore J. Goodman, M.D., 89; Walpole, MA; University of Vermont Medical School, Burlington, VT; died October 21, 2015.

Joel M. Seidman, M.D., 78; Peabody, MA; died February 13, 2017.

Mohamed A. “Moe” Zeidan, M.D., 29; Somerville, MA; Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston; died September 5, 2014.

Anthony G. Capobianco, M.D., 88; Framingham, MA; Georgetown University Medical School, Washington, D.C.; died January 21, 2017.

Ronald E. Egan, M.D., 75; Athol, MA; Boston University Medical School, Boston; died January 21, 2017. 

Thurston L. Gaines Jr., M.D., 94; Murrieta, CA; Meharry Medical College, Nashville, TN; died December 31, 2016.

Edwin A. Meserve, M.D., 95; Southborough, MA; Boston University Medical School, Boston; died January 9, 2017.

Jeremiah G. Tilles, M.D., 84; Irvine, CA; Harvard University Medical School, Boston; died December 28, 2016.

Robert D. Blute, M.D., 95; Shrewsbury, MA; Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston; died October 25, 2016.

Leo S. Buckley, M.D., 90; Shrewsbury, MA; Georgetown University Medical School, Washington, D.C., 1961; died December 12, 2016.

Edward S. Casey, M.D., 88; Largo, FL; Tufts University Medical School, Boston, 1954; died November 9, 2016.

Raymond G. Colby, M.D., 97; Pittsfield, MA; New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY, 1943; died June 15, 2016.

Thomas A. Doe, M.D., 93; N. Chatham, MA; Yale University Medical School, New Haven, CT, 1946; died September 25, 2016.

John Dreyfus, M.D., 98, Stone Mountain, GA; Middlesex University School of Medicine; died July 31, 2011.

George P. Rizzone, M.D., 91; Lynnfield, MA; Tufts University Medical School, Boston, 1953; died December 30, 2016. 

Richard H. Seder, M.D., 78; Shrewsbury, MA; North Grafton, MA; Harvard University Medical School, Boston, 1965; died December 19, 2016.

Harold Simon, M.D., 84; Chestnut Hill, MA; Duke University Medical School, Durham, NC; died January 8, 2015.

Timothy P. Stone, M.D., 101; Southborough, MA; Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston; died October 24, 2016.

H. Brownell Wheeler, M.D., 87; South Portland, ME; Harvard University Medical School, Boston, 1952; died November 22, 2016.

Daniel Colm Armstrong, M.D., 85; Quincy, MA; Royal College of Surgeons, Dublin, Ireland, 1955; died December 15, 2015.

Samuel J. Brendler, M.D., 94; Suffield, CT; New York University College of Medicine, Boston, 1946; died September 28, 2016. 

Hugh P. Chandler, M.D., 84; Boston, MA; Harvard University Medical School, Boston, 1960; died October 9, 2014.

Paul P. Dunn, M.D., 94; Fall River, MA; Tufts College Medical School, Boston, 1944; died June 8, 2014.

Fredric D. Frigoletto, Jr., M.D., 83; Wellesley Hills, MA; Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, 1962; died October 31, 2016.

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

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.

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

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

Alan S. Prager, M.D., 87; Waban, MA; Boston University School of Medicine, Boston; died August 29, 2013.

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

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

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


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