A life in medicine

In Memoriam: April 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.

Eric A. Crabtree, DO, 43 (WVSOM 2009), of Gadsden, Alabama, died Dec. 5, 2022.

Matthew J. Kauffman, DO, 49 (KCU-COM 2000), of New Albany, Ohio, died Feb. 2.

Paul S. Ray, DO, 79 (DMU-COM 1976), of Illinois died Feb. 29.

John G. Sparti, DO, 79 (KCU-COM 1972), of Dallas, Georgia, died Feb. 16.

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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