Deceased January 5, 2018
Dick McGavic died on Jan. 5.
Dick majored in biology at Amherst and was elected to the Phi Beta Kappa and Sigma Xi honor societies. He was a member of Psi Upsilon. His extracurricular activities included the concert choir, swimming and track.
After Amherst Dick received his M.D. from Harvard and completed a residency in anesthesiology. He was a member of the American Society of Anesthesiology and served on the board of directors.
Dick’s hobbies included genealogy, photography and bird watching, and he had a love of classical music and opera.
Dick is survived by his wife, Brenda, and four daughters.
Bill Patrick ’57