In Memoriam

2017  memorials

We honor our ASOPRS colleagues and mentors who have passed during the second quarter-century of our Society:

1994

Wendell L. Hughes, MD, DSc (February 26, 1900 in Thorndale, Ontario – February 10, 1994 in Florida). 
Martin Bodian, MD (January 3, 1912 – April 30, 1994 in Southbury, Connecticut). 
Merrill J. Reeh, MD (1907 in Nebraska – July 8, 1994 in Seattle, Washington). 

1997

Charles E. Iliff III, MD (February 16, 1911 in Cincinnati, Ohio – August 19, 1997 in Hilton Head, South Carolina).
Hugh N. O'Donoghue, MCh, FRCOphth (1927 in Dublin, Ireland – December 6, 1997). 

1998

Jack V. Lisman, MD (1914 – 1998).
Everett R. Veirs, MD (September 5, 1908 – August 22, 1998 in Temple, Texas). 
Frank W. Newell, MD (January 14 1916 in St. Paul, Minnesota – November 18, 1998 in Chicago Illinois).

1999

Morris Feldstein, MD (July 6, 1912 – August 2, 1999). 

2000

Carl Cordes Johnson, MD (1911 in Schenectady, New York – February 5, 2000 in Weston, Massachusetts).
R. Bruce Ramsey, MD (1925 in Canada – March 31, 2000 at Mont Tremblant, Quebec).
Bernd Silver (1932 in Essen, Germany – May 4, 2000 in St. Louis, Missouri).
Arthur J. Schaefer, MD (1933 in Buffalo, New York – October 4, 2000 in Cheektowaga, New York).

2001

Burton M. Krimmer, MD (September 11, 1925 in New York, New York – January 21, 2001 in Santa Fe, New Mexico).
Margaret F. Obear, MD (1906 – June 13, 2001 in Pinehurst, North Carolina).

2003

Crowell Beard, MD (May 23, 1912 in Napa California – May 10, 2003 in San Jose, California).
John T. Simonton, MD (1916 in New York, New York – October 17, 2003 in Rye, New York).
Bernice Z. Brown, MD (February 24, 1930 in Altoona, Pennsylvania – December 24, 2003 in Glendale, California).

2004

Virginia Lubkin, MD (1913 in New York, New York – May 3, 2004 in New York, New York).

2005

James E. Bennett, MD (September 29, 1919 ‒ February 2, 2005).
Alston Callahan, MD (March 16, 1911 in Mississippi – October 28, 2005 in Birmingham, Alabama).
David Kahanic, MD (November 14, 1961 in Arlington Heights, Illinois ‒ August 11, 2005 in Arlington Heights, Illinois).

2006

Robert E. Kennedy, MD (December 2, 1920 – February 20, 2006).
Edward L. Liva, MD (1926 in New Jersey – March 3, 2006 in Ridgewood, New Jersey).
Robert D. Deitch Sr., MD, JD (1932 – 2007).

2007

Albert Hornblass, MD (January 5, 1939 in New York, New York –January 17, 2007 in Englewood, New Jersey).
Stephen L. Bosniak, MD (1947 – February 8, 2007).
John R. Finlay, MD (1921 in New York, New York – April 14, 2007 in North Salem, New York).
Robert H. Kennedy, MD, PhD (May 25, 1954 in Mason City, Iowa – June 23, 2007 in Key Largo, Florida).
Arthur G. DeVoe, MD (March 24, 1909 – September 19, 2007).
Kenneth L. Piest, MD (January 17, 1954 in Laurium, Michigan – October 5, 2007 in San Antonio, Texas).

2008

Lewis Lauring, MD (1939 in Brooklyn, New York ‒ November 12, 2008 in St. Petersburg, Florida).

2009

Rocko M. Fasanella, MD (August 4, 1916 in Trenton, New Jersey – February 11, 2009).
Ronald E. Dei Cas, MD (July 19, 1963 in North Charleroi, Pennsylvania – June 22, 2009).
Joseph C. Hill, MD (1919 in Toronto, Ontario – October 11, 2009 in Toronto, Ontario).

2010

Bartley R. Frueh, MD (September 1, 1937 in Lakewood, Ohio – February 16, 2010 in Ann Arbor, Michigan).
Robert M. Goldwyn, MD (1930 in Worcester, Massachusetts ‒ March 23, 2010 in Brookline, Massachusetts).
John C. Mustardé, MD (June 6, 1916 in Glasgow, Scotland – October 16, 2010 in Tetbury, Gloucestershire, England).

2011

Richard R. Tenzel, MD (January 19, 1929 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – May 31, 2011 in Sky Lake, Orange County, Florida).

2012

Jack H. Pincus, MD (April 5, 1936 in Brooklyn, New York – August 14, 2012 in Boca Raton, Florida).
John W. Huneke, MD (August 4, 1932 in Batesville, Indiana ‒ August 30, 2012 in Ada, Oklahoma).
William J. Pidde, MD (June 3, 1930 in Saskatchewan, Canada – October 23, 2012 in Palm Springs, California).

2013

Russell Neuhaus, MD (November 27, 1950 in Omaha, Nebraska – May 24, 2013 in Austin, Texas). 

2014

William L. “Bucky” Walter, MD (April 24, 1928 in Miamisburg, Ohio – October 2, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri).
Martin Kazdan, MD, MSc (August 11, 1930 – November 12, 2014 in Toronto, Ontario).

2016

Donald J. Bergin, MD (1949 in Chicago, Illinois ‒ April 24, 2016).
Lars M. Vistnes, MD (June 22, 1927 in Stavanger, Norway ‒ June 22, 2016 in Palo Alto, California).
Barrett Haik, MD (September 8, 1951 in New Orleans, Louisiana – July 22, 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana).
Murray A. Meltzer, MD (January 27, 1936 in Brooklyn, New York – August 4, 2016 in Tenafly, New Jersey).

2017

Robert G. Small, MD (June 23, 1927 in Rockville Centre, New York – February 5, 2017 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma).
Thomas D. Cherubini, MD (March 30, 1929 in Hazelton, Pennsylvania – April 17, 2017).
James L. Hargiss, MD (June 15, 1921 Manhattan, Kansas – August 17, 2017 in Seattle, Washington).
Henry I. Baylis, MD (October 8 1935 in Pontiac, Michigan – September 20, 2017 in Los Angeles).