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In Memoriam: Dec. 3, 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

James K. Aphrem, DO, 63 (UP-KYCOM 2001), of Pembroke Pines, Fla., died Nov. 11.

Wayne A. Arner, DO, 78 (MWU/CCOM 1961), of Troy, Mich., died Sept. 21. Visit Dr. Arner’s online guest book.

John C. Auseon, DO, 71 (ATSU-KCOM 1967), of Columbus, Ohio, died Oct. 1. Visit Dr. Auseon’s online guest book.

Allen S. Birrer, DO, 75 (DMU-COM 1964), of Columbus, Ohio, died Sept. 26. Visit Dr. Birrer’s online guest book.

Francis V. Dono, DO, 81 (DMU-COM 1958), of Columbus, Ohio, died July 14. Visit Dr. Dono’s online guest book.

Henry J. Parcinski, DO, 71 (KCUMB-COM 1970), of East Liverpool, Ohio, died April 28.

Douglas Martin Rosoff, DO, 57 (KCUMB-COM 1985), of Ukiah, Calif., died Aug. 24. Visit Dr. Rosoff’s online guest book.

Eugene R. Sherrod, DO, 74 (ATSU-KCOM 1965), of Rochester, Mich., died July 1. Visit Dr. Sherrod’s online guest book.

Mark E. Sizemore, DO, 61 (OSU-COM 1978), of Tahlequah, Okla., died Oct. 21. Visit Dr. Sizemore’s online guest book.

Gershon Ralph Weiner, DO, 78 (DMU-COM 1963), of West Bloomfield, Mich., died Oct. 23.

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