A life in medicine

In Memoriam: Nov. 17, 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 memberservice@osteopathic.org. View a list of past In Memoriam columns here.

Robert Czwalina, DO, 72 (PCOM 1978), of Mountain Top, Pennsylvania, died Nov. 5.

Michael S. Levy, DO, 74 (WVSOM 1979), of Las Vegas, died Aug. 23.

Tom F. Russell, DO, 81 (KCU-COM 1966), of Coweta, Oklahoma, died Nov. 6.

Steven M. Smith, DO, 67 (PCOM 1979), of Baltimore, Maryland, died Nov. 7.

Robert S. Stark, DO, 65 (UNTHSC/TCOM 1983), of Brenham, Texas, died Oct. 31.

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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