Re: [Videolib] Ron Sigler to have surgery

Gary Handman (
Tue, 10 Feb 2004 15:17:26 -0800

Thanks for sending this along, Jim...

Ron is a wonderful, dedicated guy. All of us toiling in the fields of
media owe him a debt.


At 01:04 PM 2/10/2004, you wrote:
>Hi all, Many of you know Dr. Ron Sigler (a long-time friend of mine) who
>has been a long-time member of the Video Round Table as well as being
>involved in all sorts of AV library efforts including EFLA, AFVA, NMM, and
>intellectual freedom issues and teaaching. About 30 years ago, Ron was
>involved in a very serious auto accident which left him disabled and in
>great pain. Advancements in surgery today, will be able to ease his pain
>and correct some problems due to bone deterioration. He'll be having
>surgery around 2/17 followed by a lengthy hospital stay and 8 week
>rehabilitation therapy. I'm sure that Ron would greatly appreciate cards
>and letters from all videolibbers. Here are the addresses:
>Ron's home: 5685 Cascabel Rd., Atascadero, CA 93422-2337.
>UCLA Medical Center, 10833 LeConte Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90009 (surgery
>performed, Feb 17-21)
>UCLA Medical Center, 1250 16th St., Santa Monica, CA 90404
>(rehabilitation) (Feb 21-Mar??)
>Thanks for thinking of him. Jim S.
>James C. Scholtz, Director
>Yankton Community Library
>515 Walnut St.
>Yankton, SD 57078
>Videolib mailing list

Gary Handman
Media Resources Center
Moffitt Library
UC Berkeley


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