A life in medicine

In Memoriam: April 1, 2020

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.

Raymond R. Beatty Jr., DO, 66 (PCOM 1980), of Annville, Pennsylvania, died March 11. Visit Dr. Beatty’s online guest book.

James R. Lucie, DO, 91 (PCOM 1955), of Austin, Texas, died March 3. Visit Dr. Lucie’s online guest book.

William M. Purner Jr., DO, 73 (PCOM 1973), of Glen Mills, Pennsylvania, died March 14. Visit Dr. Purner’s online guest book.

Oscar F. Rothchild, DO, 90 (PCOM 1960), of Oxnard, California, died March 16. Visit Dr. Rothchild’s online guest book.

Julia Scott, DO, 38 (KCU-COM 2008), of Lawrence, Kansas, died March 17. Visit Dr. Scott’s online guest book.

Jay A. Style, DO, 91 (PCOM 1955), of Ambler, Pennsylvania, died March 4.

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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