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Dr. William Dement

William Dement (Bill Wunsch/The Denver Post via Getty Images)
William Dement (Bill Wunsch/The Denver Post via Getty Images)

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June 28, 2020 "Nick, Elizabeth, Catherine, and All Family,
We are saddened to learn that your dear father, Dr. William Dement, has passed away and we send our condolences to you. He will without doubt be missed, and never forgotten. He was an amazing and inspirational person, and his legacy will live on.

Dr. Dement is truly the "father of sleep medicine," and we appreciate his groundbreaking research and decades of diligence and sacrifice as a clinician and teacher helping others understand sleep. Thanks to his research we now know and understand more about sleep and its benefits, and its disorders. I personally am thankful that he was a leading advocate of the importance of getting a good nights sleep and the dangers of not getting enough sleep. Therefore, I am one of countless people who have benefited from his study and research on sleep. Thank you, Dr. Dement, for your advocacy of the importance of getting a good nights sleep. Your legacy will continue; it will endure. We love and appreciate you.

May prayers strengthen you and cherished memories comfort you, and may Gods loyal love always soothe, comfort, and sustain you. Psalm 23" - Davis (TX)
June 27, 2020 "My condolences."
June 26, 2020 "God is a God of all Comfort and he will Comfort the family's...My condolences.
June 26, 2020 "A remarkable man, his will forever be remembered. Heartfelt condolences to the Dement family, may God be with you as you go through this very difficult time of your loss. "
June 25, 2020 "Sincere condolences are sent to the family for your loss. Dr. Dement made significant Scientific contributions in the field of sleep. At this most difficult time, may the God of tender mercies comfort you and may your warm memories of him sustain you." - Mary
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Obituary for Dr. William Dement
Dr. William Dement was a scientist who developed the field of sleep research and coined the term “REM,” or rapid eye movement, to describe the stage...
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