In Memoriam: Departed AAP Members

We honor these members of the American Academy of Periodontology known to have passed away and extend our sympathy and condolences to their families, colleagues and friends.

Death notices (name, residence, date of death) are posted as they are made available and will remain on this page for a two-year period after the date of death. In addition, deceased members' names are printed in the Annual Meeting On-site Program and special mention is made during the General Assembly.

The AAP makes a contribution to the American Academy of Periodontology Foundation in their memory annually. Click here to give a memorial gift to the AAP Foundation for a deceased colleague.

When available, links to obituaries are also provided. Click on the member’s name to access this information.

Name Residence Deceased Date
Lawrence G. Breault, DMD Peyton, CO 11/14/2016
William J. Killoy, DDS San Antonio, TX 10/31/2016
Donald H. Masters, DDS Kapolei, HI 9/10/2016
Sanford Kirsch, DDS Longboat Key, FL 9/5/2016
Elmer C. Patterson, DDS Eatonton, GA. 8/28/2016
Michael M. Perry, DMD Oxford, MS 8/14/2016
S.N. Bhaskar, DDS Monterey, CA 8/4/2016
Glenn J. Jividen Sr, DDS Dayton, OH 7/4/2016
Arthur I. Steinberg, DMD Eagleville, PA 5/9/2016
D. Joseph Schwartz, DDS Portland, OR 4/23/2016
George V. Millett, III, DDS San Antonio, TX 2/20/2016
Charles D. Hall, DDS, MSD Vero Beach, FL 2/13/2016
Lawrence Jenkins, DDS, MS Oak Lawn, IL 2/12/2016
Gregory M Reich, DDS Colorado Springs, CO 2/8/2016
Bernard L. Rainey, DDS Memphis, TN 12/27/2015
Masatoshi Isii, DDS Japan 12/17/2015
Eran Berenstein, DDS Fort Lauderdale, FL 9/27/2015
Monroe W. Weinstein, DDS Poughkeepsie, NY 8/22/2015
W R Spettel, DDS Huron, OH 8/16/2015
Dr. Morton B. Stone Sarasota, FL 7/19/2015
Michael P Stiglitz, DDS Glen Echo, MD 7/10/2015
John W Dean III, DDS New Haven, CT 7/7/2015
Henry J Kruska, DDS Kalamazoo, MI 6/25/2015
Ronald L. Barbanell, DDS Downey, CA 4/18/2015
Tiffany N Mai, DDS San Jose, CA 4/4/2015
Masao Ando Japan 2/17/2015
Felix Haase, DMD Germany 2/17/2015
Jan H Kraal, DMD, PhD Lexington, KY 2/03/2015

The American Academy of Periodontology encourages its members to assist in providing timely, accurate information regarding the recent deaths of AAP members. To notify the AAP, contact Member Services via e-mail (, fax (312-573-3225), or mail:

American Academy of Periodontology
Membership Department
737 N Michigan Avenue, Suite 800
Chicago, IL 60611-6660

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