ELTICON HARPER, M.D.
Passed January 13, 2014. Harper was born in 1918 in Guyana. A 1954 graduate of Howard College of Medicine, he practiced family medicine from 1955-2001 in East Chicago, IN. He is survived by children, Hazel (Robert), Gregory and Vicki; grandchildren, Tiffany and Brandon; great-grandson, Joel; sisters, Ena, Joyce and Waveney; nieces, nephews and friends. Memorial services will be held in Maryland in the spring and Guyana in the winter. A scholarship will be established in his name for Howard University Medical Students. Cards and messages may be sent c/o the Harper Family, 11 Sutton Court, Upper Marlboro, MD 20774.