Daniel C. Lum ’87

Dr. Lum passed away October 26, 2017 November 2, 1960–October 26, 2017 Dr. Lum passed away at LLU Medical Center. His family was with him, including his wife, Bonnie; his three children; his mother; and his three siblings and their spouses. He was 56 years old. (Source: LLU School of Medicine)

Douglas A. Weeks ’74

Dr. Weeks passed away October 16, 2017 1952 – October 16, 2017 Douglas  A. Weeks ’74 was born in 1952, in Takoma Park, Maryland. He died October 16, 2017, in Portland, Oregon. Dr. Weeks held academic, clinical, and administrative roles in pathology at LLU School of Medicine, from the late 1970s through the late 1990s,…

George L. Vannix ’58

Dr. Vannix passed away October 16, 2017 George Lea Vannix ’58 completed his many earthly callings and went to sleep in Jesus on Monday, 16 October 2017, at home in Somis, CA. He was born in St. Louis, MO on 8 September 1929, third son of Cecil Hobart and Eloise Staughton Vannix. His family followed his…

Walter Shaen Sutherland ’57

Dr. Sutherland passed away September 28, 2017 Dr. W. S. Sutherland, age 89, of Lawrenceburg, TN passed away Thursday, September 28, 2017 at Norton Brownsboro Hospital in Louisville, KY. He was a native of Madison, TN, and a retired physician. Dr. Sutherland was a member of The Southern Medical Association, Lawrence County Medical Society, American…

Dr. Rue: Pillar of Seoul Hospital

George Rue’s lifetime support of Seoul Hospital An article published in Mission 360º, the official mission magazine of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, features George H. Rue ’29 and his tireless efforts to bring Christian health care to the people of South Korea for decades. Dr. Rue’s efforts in Korea began in 1929 when he began…

Donald I. Peterson ’47

Dr. Peterson passed away September 17, 2017 Celebrating the life and career of Dr. Donald Ivan Peterson (July 26, 1922 – Sept 17, 2017) We are saddened by the passing of Dr. Donald Peterson, our longtime Professor of Neurology, on Sunday, September 17, 2017. We will miss him, but are grateful that he chose to spend…

Alumna Guides Delivery Over Phone

Dr. Anderson-Gillespie helps deliver placenta during hurricane   In Miami a few days ago, the baby of David and Tatyanna had already been born safely, but the placenta was stuck. Hurricane Irma stormed outside, keeping medical personnel from reaching the couple. Alumna Kendra Anderson-Gillespie ’14 was the physician who found herself on the phone with…

Rae Cason Lindsay ’44-B

Dr. Lindsay passed away September 10, 2017 Rae Cason Lindsay ’44-B died September 10, 2017, at the age of 103. She specialized in pediatrics (1955) and ten years later received her master’s degree at UC Berkeley. She served as the public health officer of Yuba City and Sutter counties. She was married to Charles W.…

Philip G. Lindsay ’63

Dr. Lindsay passed away September 3, 2017 1937 – September 3, 2017 Dr. Phil Lindsay was a modern renaissance man—distinguished physician, loving and romantic husband, committed and engaged father, nature photographer, ornithologist, sculptor and artist, intellectual and athlete. Above all, he was kind, generous and thoughtful. He was perpetually positive and cheerful, even when challenges…