1943 – Joseph Dean Dies

On this date Joseph Dean died. One of the great physicians of the Madison area, Dean founded the medical clinic which bears his name today. He began his Madison practice in 1904, was chief of staff at , and served on the state board of health from 1925 to 1939. He often traveled by bicycle to his patients’ homes to administer treatment. Dean is buried in Resurrection Cemetery in Madison. [Source: , p.225]