In Memoriam: Jan. 3, 2013
The following list of recently deceased osteopathic physicians includes links to obituaries and online memorials if they’re available. Readers can notify The DO of their deceased colleagues by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hans Hilst, DO, 30 (NSU-COM 2011), of Dayton, Ohio, died Dec. 11, 2012. Visit Dr. Hilst’s online guest book.
William H. Simon, DO, 63 (DMU-COM 1996), of Springfield, Pa., died Dec. 14, 2012.
William G. Taaffe, DO, 85 (ATSU-KCOM 1952), of Dayton, Ind., died July 7, 2012.
Friend of the profession
James M. Yonts, the executive director of the Association of Military Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons and a former AOA staff member, died Dec. 29, 2012. Visit Yonts’ online guest book.