Rudy Karmus Meiselman, 86, of Longboat Key, died Dec. 27.
Mr. Meiselman served in the United States Army from 1944 to 1946, before graduating from Brown University and Duke University School of Medicine.
For 30 years, Mr. Meiselman practiced medicine in Providence, R.I. He was a surgeon on the staff of Rhode Island Hospital and the chief of urology at Miriam Hospital until his retirement in 1986. In addition, he was director of Planned Parenthood of Rhode Island and a clinical assistant professor at Brown University of Medicine.