7 entries
  • "I will always remember dr. Schlecker as one of the finest..."
    - Gay Snyder
  • "Dr Schlecker was my attending when I was an intern and..."
    - Allan Naarden
  • "Dr. Schlecker was a kind and caring soul.He was a wonderful..."
    - sondra/Norman Gechlik
  • "Austin Schlecker was my Chief Resident at Maimonides..."
    - Richard Scher
  • "Dr Schlecker cared for my grandmother and my parents for..."
    - Helane Brachfeld -Colvin
The Guest Book is expired.
Service Information
Sherman's Flatbush Memorial Chapel Inc
1283 Coney Island Ave
Brooklyn, NY
Thursday, Jul. 18, 2019
1:00 PM
Sherman's Flatbush Memorial Chapel Inc
1283 Coney Island Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11230
View Map

SCHLECKER--Austin, M.D. The Medical Staff of Maimonides Medical Center is so deeply saddened by the death of Dr. Austin Schlecker. Dr. Schlecker was a doctors doctor. He was at Maimonides Medical Center for 63 years in the Department of Medicine. He was always involved in so many areas of the hospital. He was President of the Medical Staff, Chairman of the Scientific Session of the Maimonides Day event, Chairman of the Medical Staff Ethics and Practices Committee and also served on so many other committees He was a wonderful teacher to the house staff. He contributed so much of his expertise, knowledge and advice to everyone. He was still practicing medicine and his patients adored him. He will be sorely missed by all his colleagues, patients and friends. Sincere condolences are extended to his entire family. Edward Chapnick, MD, President; Harry Adler, M.D., President-Elect; Monica Ghitan, M.D., Secretary; Juan Kupferman, M.D., Treasurer; George Neiderman, M.D., Past-President

Published in The New York Times on July 18, 2019
Give others a chance to express condolences. Not right now.