The School of Medicine is saddened to share with you that James P. Youngblood, M.D., former chairman of the Department of Ob/Gyn, died early Wednesday morning, March 9, at his home.
Dr. Youngblood served as department chair from 1984 through 2006 and continued on the faculty as a professor of Ob/Gyn. The School and the department formed the Youngblood Society, an alumni group for the Ob/Gyn residency program, in 1997 and established the Youngblood Medical Skills Laboratory in 2007.
Memorial services will be Sunday, March 13, with the rosary at 5 p.m., followed by visitation from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Funeral services will be Monday, March 14, at 10:30 a.m. All services will be at the McGilley Memorial Chapel, 12301 State Line Road.
To read the full obituary, go to http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/kansascity/obituary.aspx?n=james-peter-youngblood&pid=149190775&fhid=11273.