Prof. Juri Vello Kaude M.D., Ph.D.
AGE: 91 • Gainesville, Florida & Tallinn, Estonia
Prof. Juri Vello Kaude M.D., Ph.D., 91, lovingly known as "Opa" by many in Brielle passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 1, 2013 surrounded by family. Dr. Kaude was resident of Gainesville, Florida and Tallinn, Estonia. Dr. Kaude retired as a professor of radiology at the University of Florida
, Shands Hospital in Gainsville as well as Lund University Hospital in Sweden. He was a proud member of EUS, an Estonian Student fraternity, and he was also a member of numerous medical and social organizations. He worked with Project Hope in Jamaica and Guatemala.
He was predeceased by his beloved wife Helga Kivi Kaude in 1986. Surviving is his devoted daughter Silja Kaude-Kelly and husband Dennis Kelly of Brielle and their son Christian Kelly.
The family will receive guests on Wednesday, January 9, 2012 from 7-9pm at the O'Brien Funeral Home, 2028 Hwy 35 at New Bedford Rd., Wall, NJ 07719. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Estonian American Fund, P.O Box 7369, Silver Springs, Maryland 20907-7369 , in the name of the Dr. Juri Kaude Memorial Fund. The fund helps bring doctors to University of Florida and further their education. Committal at Sea in Fort Lauderdale, Florida will take place at the convenience of the family. For further information or to forward condolences to the Kelly family please visit www.obrienfuneralhome.com