Richard, May 11, 2023, of Meadowbrook, PA. Beloved husband of Barbara (nee Lance); loving father of Michael “Scott” (Rachel) Menin; cherished brother of Kathy (Saul) Axelrod.
Dr. Menin was a gastroenterologist, having graduated with honors from Temple Medical School in 1971. He served in the United States Air Force with the rank of Captain.
After his discharge from the service, he went into private practice and became a member of the medical staff at Einstein Medical Center. He remained at Einstein for 40 years until his retirement in 2018.
Dr. Menin was revered by the medical staff for his knowledge, proficiency, and calm demeanor. He was loved by his patients for his attentiveness and gentle bedside manner.
Dr. Menin was an accomplished artist and woodworker.
He passed with his wife, Barbara, and family members at his side in the same manner that he lived his life: with calmness and dignity.
Family and friends are invited to services, Monday, 10:00 AM at Germantown Jewish Centre, 400 W. Ellet St., Phila., PA. Interment at West Laurel Hill Cemetery. Shiva will be held at the late residence Monday through Thursday. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Richard’s memory may be made to the Germantown Jewish Centre Men’s Club (germantownjewishcentre.org), the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (lls.org), or a charity of the donor’s choice.