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MMA Mourns Loss of Former Physician Ekern

Missouri Military Academy is sad to learn of the passing of longtime school physician Peter Ekern.  Dr. Ekern performed his duties as the MMA physician from 1969 until 2011, dedicating over 40 years of service to the school.  He died at the Audrain Medical Center early Thursday, June 28.  A memorial service will be held Monday, July 2 at 11:00 a.m. at the First Presbyterian Church in Mexico.

To pass along your sympathies, you can click on the link here: pickeringfh.com

Dr. H. Peter Ekern, M.D. treated cadets at MMA for over 40 years.  He is shown above with Mrs. Velma Stalcup, head nurse at the Cadet Hospital at the time.