Dr. Frank Yatsu, 79, professor emeritus of neurology, died March 9, 2012. He joined the Medical School in 1982 as the second chair of the Department of Neurology and was celebrated at a retirement ceremony Jan. 14, 2011.

He is survived by his wife, Michiko, of 56 years, and their daughter, Carolyn “Libby” Elizabeth Hsu and her husband, Benjamin Hsu; their two grandchildren; and his older brother, Lawrence, of New Orleans.