WALTER BERDON

Obituary
  • "A wonderful radiologist, physician and friend. He was a joy..."
    - Pat Lester
  • "A great pediatric radiologist who hosted the monthly..."
    - Harris Cohen
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    - Albert Lam
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    - Fred E Avni

BERDON--Dr. Walter Evan,

on August 6, 2017 after a long illness. Walter was a brilliant, warm and gregarious man, a devoted husband and father, a superb physician, a world traveler and an avid sailor. Former professor of medicine and chief of the Division of Pediatric Radiology at Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital (Babies Hospital) of NewYork-Presbyterian, recipient of the Gold Medal of the Society of Pediatric Radiology, past president of the Society of Pediatric Radiology and the New York Roentgen Ray Society and prolific author and editor. He was predeceased by Rosemary, his beloved wife of 52 years. He is survived by his children Victoria, Cynthia Berdon Stern (Steven) and Andrew (Randi), his grandchildren Matthew, Allie, Dori and Aaron, and his devoted companion Lolly Raphael. Services will be held Tuesday, August 8 at 1:30pm at Westchester Reform Temple, Scarsdale, NY.

Published in The New York Times on Aug. 7, 2017