A Life in Medicine

In Memoriam: March 1, 2013

View the names of recently deceased osteopathic physicians.

The following list of recently deceased osteopathic physicians includes links to obituaries and online memorials if they’re available. Readers can notify The DO of their deceased colleagues by sending an email to thedo@osteopathic.org.

Gregory C. Carroll, DO, 61 (UNECOM 1999), of Blue Hill, Maine, died Feb. 1. Visit Dr. Carroll’s online guest book.

John A. Cifala, DO, 90 (PCOM 1945), of Arlington, Va., died Feb. 23. Visit Dr. Cifala’s online guest book. Dr. Cifala was one of the AOA’s Great Pioneers in Osteopathic Medicine

Philip E. Greenman, DO, 84 (PCOM 1952), of Tucson, Ariz., died Feb. 5. Visit Dr. Greenman’s online guest book. Dr. Greenman was one of the AOA’s Great Pioneers in Osteopathic Medicine

Gregory A. Kowalski, DO, 59 (UNTHSC/TCOM 1986), of Las Cruces, N.M., died Nov. 11, 2012. Visit Dr. Kowalski’s online guest book.

Billy J. Page, DO, 86 (PCOM 1952), of Knoxville, Tenn., died Jan. 26. Visit Dr. Page’s online guest book.

Richard C. Wright, DO, 86 (ATSU-KCOM 1954), of Avondale, Ariz., died Jan. 25.


  1. This email is to report the death of colleague Lyman M. Tower DO, class of 1959(ATSU-KCOM) on
    Feb. 13, 2013 in Traverse City, Michigan.

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