Robert Leroy Range
Born: 15 Jul 1920
Loc: Dayton, Columbia Co., WA
Died: 08 Apr 1995
Loc: Sacramento, CA
Doctor - obstetrics/gynecology
Father: Walker Range
Mother: Clara Margaret Arthur
Spouse: Living
Children: Living
1930 Census: Walla Walla, Walla Walla Co. WA
Robert LeRoy Range joined his partner, Dr. Harold G Schluter in 1952 and they practiced obstetrics/gynecology until Dr. Range's retirement in 1989. He served as chairman of the obstetrics/gynecology departments of both Sutter & Mercy General hospitals. He was a senior staff member of both institutions as well as the Sacramento Medical Center. Other affiliations included Sutter Hospital Board of Trustees, Sacramento County Medical Society, California Medical Association, American Medical Association, Northern California Obstetrics/Gynecology Society serving as president in 1969 and the Norman F Miller Gynecological Society. He was an Assistant Clinical Professor of OB/GYN, UC Davis Medical School and a fellow of the American College of Obstetrics & Gynecology. Dr. Range was active in school projects aiding in the founding of the outdoor education program of the San Juan Unified School District. He held an honorary life membership in the PTA and was active with the Golden Empire Council of the Boy Scouts Troop #22. He was a former member of the Northeast Branch YMCA and the Washington Neighborhood Center. In 1960, he was awarded the Phizer Award by the U.S. Civil Defense Council for leadership in civil defense & disaster emergency care.