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Dr. Emile R. Mohler III, professor of medicine, dies

Dr. Emile R. Mohler III, professor of medicine, dies

Dr. Emile R. Mohler III, a professor of medicine at the University of Pennsylvania whose specialty was cardiology and vascular medicine, died Friday from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, better known as Lou Gehrig’s disease, at his home in Newtown, Pa.

The former Ellicott City resident was 56.

The son of Dr. Emile R. Mohler Jr., a hematologist who was chairman of the department of medicine at Saint Agnes Hospital, and Peggy Mohler Strahan, director of grants and grants development at Howard County Community College, Emile Riggs Mohler III was born in Baltimore and raised in Ellicott City.

After graduating from Loyola High School in 1979, he earned a bachelor’s degree in...

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