2018 Donor Memorial Service

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2018 Body donation memorial
2018 Body donation memorial

OHSU School of Medicine student Amity Calvin performs at the Donor Memorial Service, held at OHSU, Dec. 7, 2018. (OHSU/Kristyna Wentz-Graff)

2018 Body donation memorial
2018 Body donation memorial

Members of the Oregon National Guard present the colors at the Donor Memorial Service, held at OHSU, Dec. 7, 2018. (OHSU/Kristyna Wentz-Graff)

2018 Body donation memorial
2018 Body donation memorial

Members of the Oregon National Guard present the colors at the Donor Memorial Service, held at OHSU, Dec. 7, 2018. (OHSU/Kristyna Wentz-Graff)

2018 Body donation memorial
2018 Body donation memorial

Members of the Oregon National Guard present the colors at the Donor Memorial Service, held at OHSU, Dec. 7, 2018. (OHSU/Kristyna Wentz-Graff)

2018 Body donation memorial
2018 Body donation memorial

Members of the Oregon National Guard present the colors at the Donor Memorial Service, held at OHSU, Dec. 7, 2018. (OHSU/Kristyna Wentz-Graff)

2018 Body donation memorial
2018 Body donation memorial

The OHSU Memorial Choir performs at the Donor Memorial Service, held at OHSU, Dec. 7, 2018. (OHSU/Kristyna Wentz-Graff)

2018 Body donation memorial
2018 Body donation memorial

Michelle Robinson talks about her brother, OHSU body donor Francis "Frank" Birmingham Jr., during the Donor Memorial Service, held at OHSU, Dec. 7, 2018. (OHSU/Kristyna Wentz-Graff)

2018 Body donation memorial
2018 Body donation memorial

Tamara Ostervoss, director of the Body Donation Program at OHSU, speaks during the annual Donor Memorial Service, held at OHSU, Dec. 7, 2018. (OHSU/Kristyna Wentz-Graff)

2018 Body donation memorial
2018 Body donation memorial

OHSU School of Medicine student Ellie Schmitt reads a poem during the Donor Memorial Service, held at OHSU, Dec. 7, 2018. (OHSU/Kristyna Wentz-Graff)

2018 Body donation memorial
2018 Body donation memorial

Lorena Cox of Bend, sitting with other family members of body donor Zella Randall, at the Donor Memorial Service, held at OHSU, Dec. 7, 2018. Cox is the wife of Randall’s grandson, Tyler Mathers. (OHSU/Kristyna Wentz-Graff)

2018 Body donation memorial
2018 Body donation memorial

OHSU body donor Francis "Frank" Birmingham Jr., and his sister, Michelle Robinson. (Photo courtesy Michelle Robinson)

2018 Body donation memorial
2018 Body donation memorial

OHSU body donor Zella Randall (center) with her grandaughters Katie Driscoll (left) and Jennifer Mayo. Randall decided to donate her body to OHSU after hearing about her granddaughter Jennifer's experience studying human anatomy at the OHSU School of Medicine. (Photo courtesy the Randall family)

2018 Body donation memorial
2018 Body donation memorial

OHSU body donor Zella "Zell" Randall, who died Dec. 13, 2017. At right is her granddaughter Jennifer Mayo, M.D., at Mayo's 2006 graduation from the OHSU School of Medicine. Randall was inspired to donate her body to science after hearing Mayo talk about her gross anatomy class during a holiday break her first year in medical school. Mayo is an obstectrician/gynecologist in Missoula, Montana. (Photo courtesy the Randall family)

2018 Body donation memorial
2018 Body donation memorial

OHSU body donor Zella Randall, shown with her grandkids. (Photo courtesy of Janice Mathers)

Kelsey Khaw (2018)
Kelsey Khaw (2018)

First-year OHSU PA student Kelsey Khaw. (OHSU)

Tamara Ostervoss (2018)
Tamara Ostervoss (2018)

Second-year medical student Eleanor "Ellie" Schmidt.(OHSU)