Dr. Paul Massik, 92, of Longboat Key, died Feb. 11.
Born March 14, 1917, he was a former resident of Newton, Mass. He graduated from Boston Latin School, Harvard College and Tufts Medical School. Dr. Massik was the first to bring mammograms to Boston and was a founder of Goddard Hospital, in Massachusetts. He enjoyed bridge and was featured as a “Player of the Week” in The Longboat Observer.
Dr. Massik was preceded in death by his daughter, Robin Colton, and stepson, Richard Magnet. He is survived by his wife, Charlotte; sons Andrew, of Colorado, and Peter, of California; daughter, Jody Stahelin, of Switzerland; stepson, Jeff Magnet, of Massachusetts; brother, Joseph, of Boston; and six grandchildren.
A service was held Monday, Feb. 15, at Temple Beth Israel. Burial followed at Palms-Robarts Memorial Park.
Donations can be made to Angell Memorial Hospital, 350 S. Huntington Ave., Jamaica Plain, Mass. 02130 or to Give a JUMPSTART, 702 S. Clifton St., Philadelphia, Pa. 19147.
Currently 0 Responses
19 Business After Hours Networking Event
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
24 JFCS Golf Challenge
30 Run to Remember Sponsor and Team Captain Appreciation Night
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
25 Run to Remember
Good pick for Pick
St. Mary, Star of the Sea, Catholic Church Reverend Emeritus Edward Pick was born in 1935 and ordained to the priesthood in 1960.
Lovebirds: 75 years fly
Charles “Buzz” and Jane Walker celebrated their 75th wedding anniversary on Valentine’s Day with 40 family members and friends at Moore’s Stonecrab Restaurant.
Back in the running
We were skeptical last April when former Longboat Key resident John Wallace told us he had reached the finish line of his marathon career.