Richard C. Froede MD, pathologist, d. Feb 9, age 81. Med sch: Marquette ‘55. I Walter Reed ’56, R-Letterman 56-60. 21 years in the Air Force, retired a Col. Taught pathology at UA College of Medicine 76-88 and served as chief medical examiner for Pima and eight other counties. Wash. DC for five years. Have a DVD interview of him and a full CV. Member 1976-1982, 2005-2011.
Gerald I. Zattuchini MD, d. Feb. 12. Med Sch: Temple. Professor of OB/GYN Northwestern. Never a member.
Nancy Joy Reinhardt RN, graduate of Tucson High who played in both the Badger and UA marching bands and who graduated from Mercy College of Nursing in San Diego and worked as nurse for decades, d. Jan 6, age 70.
Eleanor Snow RN, Hospital and physician nurse in New Jersey who retired to Oro Valley, d. Feb. 13, age 78.
Elaine Judith Smelkinson RN, who graduated form high school at age 16 and worked as a nurse and a psychiatric nurse, d. Feb. 23, age 71.
Willis Fankhauser, pharmacist, d. Feb 6, age 91. Graduate of the University of Kansas School of Pharmacy in 1942, he served in the US Army Medical Corps. Operated a pharmacy in Lyons KS 1946-1977. Retired to Green Valley.
Other: Michael J. Carillo, electroencephalographic tech at the VA, d. Feb 11, age 67. L’Tonya Washington, South Tucson paramedic and EMT, d. Feb. 19, age 52.