|Birth: ||Nov. 21, 1920|
|Death: ||Jan. 27, 2007|
Jesse R. Bueno M.D., was born in Los Angeles November 21, 1920, passed away in Dana Point, Orange Co., CAifornia on January 27, 2007. Dr. Bueno retired from his busy medical practice in East Los Angeles in 1985 and served as volunteer clinical professor of anatomy at UCI School of Medicine for 40 years. Students rated him among the top teachers in the basic sciences curriculum. He was a Lauds & Laurels recipient in 1997 honored as Distinguished Alumnus for his career-long efforts and success in bringing attention to and funding for the Department of Anatomy & Neurobiology. He served on the Admission Committee and was an inspiring mentor to many of his students. Dr. Bueno served in Africa during World War II. He later enjoyed world travel and was a member of Los Angeles Adventurer's Club and spent 6 months in the jungles of the Amazon. He was an avid golfer and member of El Niguel C.C. and won many Pro-Am tournaments in Nevada over the years. He played basketball as a youth, surfed and enjoyed snow-skiing with his family. He is survived by his wife of 34 years, Elizabeth, and their children Kimberly, Spencer, Camille and Snoka, Erik, Thor (wife Jennifer), his children from a previous marriage and one grandchild, Odin, born last September. Those wishing to honor Dr. Bueno's lifetime achievements may make a contribution to UCI School of Medicine, Dept. of Anatomy and Neurobiology. No services per decedent's wishes.
(The Orange County Register Feb 3-5, 2007)
Created by: Roberta
Record added: Feb 03, 2007
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