A life in medicine

In Memoriam: Jan. 4, 2017

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 MemberService@osteopathic.org. View a list of past In Memoriam columns here.

Christie Ann James, DO, 61 (UNECOM 1999), of East Madison, Maine, died Dec. 16, 2016. Visit Dr. James’ online guest book.

Thomas P.J. McGraw, DO, 82 (ATSU-KCOM 1964), of York, Pennsylvania, died Dec. 9, 2016. Visit Dr. McGraw’s online guest book.

Yenni Lillia Michel, DO, 51 (UNTHSC/TCOM 2006), of Mexia, Texas, died Nov. 30, 2016. Visit Dr. Michel’s online guest book.

Brent E. Smith, DO, 55 (MWU/CCOM 1989), of Bolingbrook, Illinois, died Dec. 17, 2016. Visit Dr. Smith’s online guest book.

H. Michael Zal, DO, 75 (PCOM 1966), of Lansdale, Pennsylvania, died Dec. 16, 2016. Visit Dr. Zal’s online guest book.


  1. would it be possible to have an obituary list of my classmates from the class of 1964. Thank you for your effort.

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