William Winston Sargent, M.D.


William obtained his professional degrees of B.S. in Medicine and M.D. from the University of Illinois, and his M.S. in Anesthesiology from the University of Minnesota. His professional career involved: a locum tenens at St. Anthony’s Hospital in Rockford, Illinois; 3 ½ years of active duty as a Captain in the  USAF stationed in France as a Consultant to the Surgeon in Anesthesiology, an instructor then an  assistant professor in anesthesiology at the University of Minnesota Medical Center; and finally, a staff anesthesiologist at St. Luke’s Hospital, Duluth. William was a member of various professional associations and contributed to professional journals. He traveled abroad extensively, both to explore foreign cultures and especially to indulge his love for Alpine skiing.

He was preceded in death by his parents Sprague Spencer Sargent, his mother Lila Jane Gjermundson, his sister Yvonne Erane Sargent (Barney), and his nephew Christofer Edward Barney. He is survived by his nephews Jeffrey William Barney and Andrew Paul Barney, and his niece Jennifer Brook Rink. Private interment in Forest Hill Cemetery Mausoleum, Duluth. Arrangements by Dougherty Funeral Home, Duluth, 218-727-3555.

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