BENCH DONATION

Family members of retired obstetrician/gynecologist Dr. David Drake gathered recently at Salem Regional Medical Center (SRMC) to present a bench donated by his children in his honor. Dr. Drake served the local community for over four decades, and delivered 7,500 babies over the course of his career. Pictured (back from left) Dr. Drake and his wife, Bonnie, were joined by SRMC Director of Development Amy Reed, who accepted the gift on behalf of the hospital; (front from left) Donna Thompson, SRMC Medical Staff Coordinator; daughter Dr. Melanie Drake Martyn; and son Dr. Ryan Drake. Dr. Drake’s children and their spouses not present in the photo include Chris and Dr. Jaclyn Laine; Dr. Jennifer (Ryan) Drake; Dr. Mike (Melanie) Martyn; Greg and Tiffany Huzyak; and Ryan and Abby Mosher. (Submitted photo)

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