A life in medicine

In Memoriam: Dec. 17, 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.

Howard L. Neer, DO, 90 (MWU/CCOM 1954), of Plantation, Florida, died Nov. 24.

Augustine L. Perrotta, DO, 80 (MWU/CCOM 1966), of Royal Oak, Michigan, died Nov. 24.

Richard D. Magie, DO, RPH, 68 (KCU-COM 1980), of Fort Worth, Texas, died Nov. 28.

James L. Puckett, DO, 78 (MWU/CCOM 1969), of Clarion, Pennsylvania, died Dec. 3.

Jack E. Quarters, DO, 92 (ATSU-KCOM 1957), of Saginaw, Michigan, died Dec. 5.

Burton N. Routman, DO, 78 (DMU-COM 1968), of Charlotte, South Carolina, died Aug. 2.

Robert L. Stull, DO, RPH, 74 (PCOM 1978), of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, died Nov. 30. Visit Dr. Stull’s 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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