In Memoriam

Dr. Michele Lynn Lombardo


(from her obituary, Altmeyer Funeral Homes)

Michele Lynn Lombardo, MD, died January 15, 2017, after a long fight with breast cancer. Lombardo was an Assistant Professor of Surgery and Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Eastern Virginia School of Medicine, an Advanced Trauma Life Support Instructor, was an active member of various committees at Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters, a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and American Pediatric Surgical Association, and member of numerous professional organizations including the International Pediatric Endosurgery Group, American Medical Association, Medical Society of Virginia, Tidewater Pediatric Society, and Chest Wall International Group.  Dr. Lombardo was elected by her peers for recognition in Coastal Virginia Magazine as a “Top Doc” in 2015 and 2016. Learn more about Lombardo's accomplishments.

A celebration of Michele’s life and work will be held in Norfolk, and a remembrance will be held in Connecticut.

In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to CHKD, or a fund that has been graciously established by her friends at CHKD on behalf of Murray:

Please make checks payable to “Joseph Murray Onofrio” and sent to: Joey Weinberg, SunTrust PWM, 150 W. Main Street, Suite 1400, Norfolk VA 23510.