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Dr. Esther Edery Dibos
Dr. Esther Edery Dibos

Dr. Esther Edery Dibos, a retired Towson pediatrician who was a founder of the Hispanic Apostolate, a Fells Point clinic, died Dec. 8 at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, more commonly known as Lou Gehrig's disease. She was 78. "She was a very soft-spoken and a very effective person," said Dr. Clayton L. Moravec, former chief of infectious diseases at Franklin Square Medical Center and a friend of 42 years. "She was a very, very special person and had been our children's pediatrician and [cared for] other doctors' children, and that says a lot." Dr. Edery, who used her maiden name professionally and her married name in...