A life in medicine

In Memoriam: Aug. 19, 2019

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 AOA of their deceased colleagues by sending an email to MemberService@osteopathic.org. View a list of past In Memoriam columns here.

Jeffrey L. Bartlett, DO, 39 (UNECOM 2007), of Burlington, Connecticut, died Aug. 3. Visit Dr. Bartlett’s online guest book.

Mary D. Janikowski, DO, 67 (DMU-COM 1985), of Laughlin, Nevada, died July 20. Visit Dr. Janikowski’s online guest book.

Patrick W. LaFleur, DO, 87 (MSUCOM 1973), of Battle Creek, Michigan, died July 31.

George Panagakis, DO, 51 (MWU/CCOM 1996), of Mahomet, Illinois, died June 25.

William J. Saks, DO, 76 (PCOM 1969), of Burdett, New York, died Aug. 6. Visit Dr. Saks’ online guest book.

Anthony E. Scardino Jr., DO, 86 (KCU-COM 1964), of Cave Creek, Arizona, died July 30. Visit Dr. Scardino’s online guest book.

Arno B. Schury, DO, 87 (ATSU-KCOM 1957), of Frankenmuth, Michigan, died Aug. 8. Visit Dr. Schury’s online guest book.

Alex D. Wargo, DO, 73 (PCOM 1978), of Plantation, Florida, died July 6. Visit Dr. Wargo’s online guest book.

Carl W. Winans, DO, 86 (ATSU-KCOM 1960), of Saint Pete Beach, Florida, died July 19. Visit Dr. Winans’ online guest book.

Editor’s note: If you’d like to honor a colleague with a memorial contribution to the American Osteopathic Foundation, you can do so here.

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