A life in medicine

In Memoriam: April 14, 2021

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

Chris N. Bakris, DO, 90 (DMU-COM 1962), of Grand Blanc, Michigan,
died April 6.

Richard J. Emerson, DO, 78 (KCU-COM 1969), of Phoenix died March 17.

James S. Jealous, DO, 77 (ATSU-KCOM 1970), of Talent, Oregon, died Feb. 16.

Benjamin J. Paolucci, DO, 84 (MWU/CCOM 1964), of Warren, Michigan, died April 7.

Angelo E. Settembrini, DO, 74 (DMU-COM 1972), of Xenia, Ohio,
died March 24.

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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