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Dr. Robert Hertzog, pathologist and teacher, dies

Dr. Robert Hertzog, pathologist and teacher, dies

Dr. Robert W. Hertzog, a retired forensic pathologist, died Monday at Hospice of Buffalo in Cheektowaga, N.Y. The former Middle River and Bel Air resident was 79.

Born in Danville, Pa., he was the son of Robert Lee Hertzog, a tool and dye maker, and his wife, Thelma Isabell McKean, a homemaker. He grew up in Middle River and was a 1957 graduate of Kenwood High School. He earned a chemistry degree at Morgan State University and attended medical school at the University of Maryland. He joined the U.S. Army Medical Corps in 1967 and was stationed at Walter Reed General Hospital in Washington, D.C.

According to a family biography, he completed his residencies in anatomical and...

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