A life in medicine

In Memoriam: Jan. 8, 2016

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. View a list of past In Memoriam columns here.

Laurence E. Bouchard, DO, 84 (ATSU-KCOM 1962), of Narragansett, Rhode Island, died Dec. 11, 2015. Dr. Bouchard was the AOA’s 1993-94 president. Visit Dr. Bouchard’s online guest book.

Ettore R. Castiglioni, DO, 83 (PCOM 1957), of Philadelphia died Sept. 8, 2015. Visit Dr. Castiglioni’s online guest book.

Thomas Angelo Castoldi, DO, 73 (ATSU-KCOM 1968), of San Marcos, Texas, died Oct. 1, 2015.

John Albert Fetzer, DO, 95 (ATSU-KCOM 1943), of Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, died Dec. 9, 2015. Visit Dr. Fetzer’s online guest book.

Victor A. Francis, DO, 63 (ATSU-KCOM 1980), of Amherst, New York, died Dec. 16, 2015. Visit Dr. Francis’ online guest book.

Frank A. Hale, DO, 92 (KCUMB-COM 1962), of Waterford, Michigan, died Dec. 24, 2015. Visit Dr. Hale’s online guest book.

Andrew Paul Kosta, DO, 78 (MWU/CCOM 1963), of Dearborn, Michigan, died Dec. 16, 2015. Visit Dr. Kosta’s online guest book.

Jack Edward LaManna, DO, 59 (UNTHSC/TCOM 1992), of Dallas, died Dec. 2, 2015. Visit Dr. LaManna’s online guest book.

Loury Drue Nero, DO, 64 (UNTHSC/TCOM 1985), of Mesquite, Texas, died Nov. 10, 2015.

Joseph T. Rogers, DO, 95 (ATSU-KCOM 1943), from outside Detroit died Dec. 11, 2015. Visit Dr. Rogers’ online guest book.

James W. Sillaman Jr., DO, 98 (PCOM 1944), of Latrobe, Pennsylvania, died Dec. 23, 2015. Visit Dr. Sillaman’s online guest book.

Daryn Richard Straley, DO, 44 (KCUMB-COM 2000), of Athens, Ohio, died Dec. 19, 2015. Visit Dr. Straley’s online guest book.

William Miles Williams, DO, 83 (MWU/CCOM 1957), of Edmonds, Washington, died Dec. 14, 2015. Visit Dr. Williams’ online guest book.

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