A life in medicine

In Memoriam: Sept. 9, 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.

Yvonne D. Duffe, DO, 62 (NSU-COM 1985), of New Smyrna Beach, Florida, died Aug. 5.

Robert H. Kelly, DO, 89 (MWU/CCOM 1955), of The Villages, Florida, died Aug. 24. Visit Dr. Kelly’s online guest book.

Richard M. Kotz, DO, 94 (DMU-COM 1956), of Des Moines, Iowa, died Aug. 26.

John W. Long, DO, 96 (MWU/CCOM 1951), of Manistee, Michigan, died Aug. 24.

Douglas McCune, DO, 52 (KCU-COM 2002), of Richmond, Missouri, died Aug. 19. Visit Dr. McCune’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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