A life in medicine

In Memoriam: June 30, 2021

The DO recognizes recently deceased members of the osteopathic family.


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.

Adam T. Dialectos, DO, 34 (PCOM 2014), of Boston died June 21.

Andrew S. Kees, DO, 63 (WesternU/COMP 1985), of Pensacola Beach, Florida, died June 15.

Joseph Kuchinski Jr., DO, 63 (PCOM 1986), of Las Vegas died May 28.

Robert C. Madonna Sr., DO, RPH, 92 (PCOM 1962), of Broomall, Pennsylvania, died June 11.

Thomas A. Naegele, DO, 69 (MSUCOM 1983), of Sparks, Nevada, died June 8.

J. Thomas Senko, DO, 70 (UNECOM 1984), of Chicago
Feb. 3.

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.


  1. Carol A. Morgaine, Ph.D.

    I don’t think H.Kay Wendlandt, DO was ever recognized in the Memorial section of this notice.

    She died on 12/21/19.

    I was her wife.

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