Vancouver; University of Minnesota, 1965; orthopedic surgery. Died June 27, 2017, aged 78. "Dick joined the Department of Orthopedics at the University of British Columbia as a resident in the 1970s, and served as a clinical professor in the department until his retirement in 2004. He was also well known and respected in the choral community in British Columbia and far beyond. He and his late wife, Diane, were instrumental in supporting and developing a very wide range of choral initiatives."