A life in medicine

In Memoriam: Feb. 1, 2024

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. You may also view a list of past In Memoriam columns.

Howard Erlanger, DO, 67 (DMU-COM 1985), of Riverside, California, died Sept. 13, 2022.

Michael Kleinman, DO, 68 (DMU-COM 1979), of York, Pennsylvania, died June 17, 2023.

Thomas J. Mucci, DO, 73 (KCU-COM 1976), of Poland, Ohio, died Jan. 4.

Matthew Louis Rounseville, DO, 82 (ATSU-KCOM 1973), of Albuquerque, New Mexico, died Oct. 3, 2023.

Salvatore A. Vasile, DO, 95 (PCOM 1957), of Wilmington, Delaware, died Jan. 10.

Editor’s note: If you’d like to honor a colleague with a memorial contribution to the American Osteopathic Foundation, you can do so online.

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