Karen C. Larson MD, physical medicine and rehab, d. April 16, age 60. Med sch Arizona ’75, trained in family practice Arizona, PMR at UC Irvine. Practice in Tucson 1980-2003. ArMA delegate 1983-1985. Member 1980-2010.
Virginia S. Furrow MD, pediatrics, d. April 25, age 91. Med sch Baylor ’42. I-Baylor, R-Children’s Medical Center Dallas, Children’s Hosp (Cincinnati). Worked at the Pima County Health Department. Member 1962-2010.
Patrick J. DiFonzo MD, internist, d. April 19, age 59. Medical board data erased by 4/26 so no more info available. Never a member.
Daniel S. Forsyth MD, pediatrics, d. 4/29/10, age 88. Med sch: NY Univ College of Med ’50. I/R-Queens Gen Hosp. 50-53. Came to Tucson in 1953, office 1018 N. Country Club. Moved to 601 N. Wilmot in 1968. Retired 1987. Served in ETO 1943-1946; POW 2 months. Member 1953-2010.
John B. Patterson MD, plastic surgeon, d. April 10, age 99, in Tucson. Med sch: Michigan, ’36. Training Boston. Learned plastic surg from James T. Mills 1946. Retired 1984. Never practiced in Tucson.
Willard C. Meyer MD, urologist from Evanston IL, d. May 13 in Tucson, age 88. Retired here in 1987 after 35 years of practice.
Kathern Naomi Johnson RN, 1943 graduate of St. Mary’s Hospital nursing school and served in the Army during WW II and most Tucson hospitals, d. April 4, age 87.
Helen Cunliffe, nurse who trained in Rochester MN and worked with the Mayo Brothers as well as with the US Public Health Service, d. April 14, age 97.
Joanne Kibler, Nurse for 40 years in Tucson, first with TMC, later various schools, d. April 12, age 88.
Eveline Leonora Koplin RN, Nurse in Minnesota, Chicago and TMC, d. May 5, age 93.
Rosezella H. Doyle, nurse, d. May 8, age 88. Came to Tucson in 1945.
Doris Louise Cotham Spencer, nurse, d. May 27, age 90. OB/GYN nurse at TMC for 20 years (c. 1956-1976).
Margaret E. Brady, graduate of nursing school in Danville, IL, and worked at a hospital in Tyler Texas until 1946, d. May 27, age 92.
Anne Kirkorian RN, graduate of St. Joseph’s school of nursing, San Francisco, in 1937, d. June 3, age 98.
Other: Martha Naomi Hyman, daughter of Dr. Mayer Hyman and worked at TMC and Radiology Limited, d. May 2, age 63. Noah Warren Cohen, son of Dr. Stephen Cohen, d. May 16, age 12. Christine Kumiega, daughter of former medical society bookkeeper Carla Kumiega, d. May 20, age 25. John Spzizen, department head of microbiology at the UA College of Medicine 1979-1988, d. May 3, age 93. Margaret Tonella, head accountant at the VA in Tucson, 1966-1986, d. May 16.