A life in medicine

In Memoriam: Oct. 1, 2022

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.

John P. Boes, DO, 70 (MWU/CCOM 1979), of Galena, Ohio, died Aug. 13.

Guy L. Cook, DO, PhD, 76 (KCU-COM 1980), of Fort Morgan, Colorado, died Sept. 10.

Jack Norman Davis, DO, 97 (ATSU-KCOM 1951), of Plainfield, Indiana, died July 16.

Robert M. Fogel, DO, 87 (PCOM 1958), of Philadelphia died Sept. 6.

Ronald A. MacKenzie, DO, 84 (KCU-COM 1967), of Rochester, Minnesota, died Aug. 21.

Walter G. Mayfield Sr., DO, 77 (KCU-COM 1980), of Lilburn, Georgia, died Aug. 12.

Gerald “Jerry” L. Melamut, DO, 93 (PCOM 1965), of Allentown, Pennsylvania, died Aug. 20.

Regan Ganoung Nichols, DO, 61 (DMU-COM), of Midwest City, Oklahoma, died Feb 25.

Stephen E. Popper, DO, 71 (DMU-COM 1985), of Washington Court House, Ohio, died Aug. 15.

Ebb W. Reeves, DO, 91 (KCU-COM 1968), of Tulsa, Oklahoma, died Aug. 22.

Robert A. Renza, DO, 86 (PCOM 1962), of Estero, Florida, died Sept. 3.

Harold F. White, DO, 90 (PCOM 1961), of Lancaster, Pennsylvania, died Sept. 2.

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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