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Dr. Gilbert Farfel ’53

Dr. Gilbert Farfel ’53 passed away on May 17, 2017. Born in December 1931, he was raised in Mount Vernon, NY. He earned his BS from Antioch College in 1953 and his MD from Thomas Jefferson Medical College in 1957. Dr. Farfel began his career in internal medicine in Houston, TX, and moved on to a small group practice in San Luis Obispo, CA. He joined the Permanente Medical Group of Northern California in 1964, where he was a member of the Department of Internal Medicine until his retirement in 1992. Survivors include his wife, Ursula Farfel.