Dr. Jay Nogi, 66, of Richmond, Va., died on March 21, 2013. He was preceded in death by his parents, the late Seymour and Minnie Fish Nogi.
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He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Sandra Dolinger Nogi; daughter, Jill Nogi and her husband, Dan Addess; and son, Scott Nogi and his wife, Haley Channing; grandsons, Jacob and Evan Addess; sister, Janet Nogi Moskovitz; several nieces and nephews.
Dr. Nogi, a former resident of Scranton, graduated from the University of Rochester, Phi Beta Kappa and Jefferson Medical College, completed his residency training at University of Virginia and Pediatric Orthopedic Fellowship at the A.I. duPont Institute, Wilmington, Del. He served his country in the U.S. Army Medical Corps. He was president of the Virginia Orthopedic Society, a member of the Pediatric Orthopedic Society of North America, the American Academy of Orthopedical Surgeons, the American Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine, the Virginia Orthopedic Society, the Richmond Academy of Medicine, the Scoliosis Society and the Medical Society of Virginia. He served on a task force for the Office of the Governor. Dr. Nogi practiced at MCV and Children's Hospital for 25 years. He served as the Beverley B. Clary, Professor of Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery at the Medical College of Virginia and was Surgeon-in-Chief, Director, Pediatric Orthopedic Services at Children's Hospital.
Dr. Nogi enjoyed spending time with his family and was known for his great sense of humor. He was an avid reader, supporter of the arts, enjoyed playing golf and traveled extensively with his wife. He was an active member of the Jewish Community.
Funeral service will be held Sunday, March 24, 2013, at 1 p.m. at Blileys-Central, 3801 Augusta Ave., Richmond, Va., 23230. Interment will follow at Richmond Beth El Forest Lawn. Locally, Dr. Nogi's sister, Janet Nogi Moskovitz will be receiving condolence visitors at the home of Jacob and Carol Nogi, 517 Grandview St., Clarks Summit, on Thursday, March 28, 2013, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.
The family would like to thank the physicians and staff of Henrico Doctors Hospital for the loving care provided to Dr. Nogi over the years.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Society, American Kidney Foundation,
Joseph W. Bliley Funeral Home, Central Chapel
3801 Augusta Avenue Richmond, VA 23230
Published in Scranton Times from Mar. 23 to Mar. 24, 2013