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In Memoriam: Sept. 4, 2013

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

Sibyl Wesson Anderson, DO, 90 (KCUMB-COM 1946), of Tulsa, Okla., died June 19.

Thomas Jason Arcati, DO, 34 (NYITCOM 2004), of Huntington, N.Y., died Jan. 7. online guest book.

Robert P. Bass, DO, JD, 86 (PCOM 1955), of Philadelphia died Jan. 30.

John P. Benner, DO, 34 (VCOM-Virginia 2013), of Charlottesville, Va., died June 17. Visit Dr. Benner’s online guest book.

David A. Brady, DO, 53 (ATSU-KCOM 1989), of Kernersville, N.C., died Jan. 10.

Darrel C. Clark, DO, 88 (MWU/CCOM 1951), of Grand Junction, Colo., died Aug. 15. Visit Dr. Clark’s online guest book.

David H. Clymer, DO, 66 (PCOM 1974), of Shirleysburg, Pa., died July 6.

Martin J. Hoffman, DO, 89 (PCOM 1952), of York, Pa., died Feb. 10. Visit Dr. Hoffman’s online guest book.

Robert J. Kane, DO, 90 (PCOM 1954), of Newtown, Pa., died Jan. 24. Visit Dr. Kane’s online guest book.

Leonard H. Lamb, DO, 84 (MWU/CCOM 1956), of Arvada, Colo., died Jan. 28.

John G. Ledney, DO, 73 (KCUMB-COM 1967), of Ridgewood, N.J., died June 29. Visit Dr. Ledney’s online guest book.

Lennert L. Lorentson, DO, 89 (DMU-COM 1947), of Ludington, Mich., died Aug. 6.

Philip H. Murta, DO, 52 (OSU-COM 1996), of Tulsa, Okla., died Aug. 7. Visit Dr. Murta’s online guest book.

Jon J. O’Brien, DO, JD, 87 (PCOM 1975), of Washington died July 31.

Patricia Pierce, DO, 59 (MSUCOM 1979), of West Bloomfield, Mich., died July 26.

Vincent S. Reina, DO, 72 (PCOM 1966), of Broomall, Pa., died Feb. 18. Visit Dr. Reina’s online guest book.

Gerald G. Slattery, DO, 70 (DMU-COM 1976), of Galena, Ill., died Feb. 4.

Stephen Miller Smith, DO, DPH, 62 (KCUMB-COM 1984), of Johnson City, Tenn., died Jan. 16.

John Mark Snyder, DO, 56 (WVSOM 1984), of Madison, W.Va., died July 27. Visit Dr. Snyder’s online guest book.

Paul A. Wehrum, DO, 82 (MWU/CCOM 1956), of Columbus, Ohio, died Aug. 1. Visit Dr. Wehrum’s online guest book.

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