Obituaries: Joist, Stoia

Joist, 69; medical school

Johann Heinrich Joist, formerly an assistant professor of medicine and director of the Hemostasis and Thrombosis Laboratory at what is now Barnes-Jewish Hospital, died Friday, Feb. 13, 2004, at his home in Clayton after a yearlong battle with mesothelioma. He was 69.

Stoia, 88; taught music

Eugene Stoia, who taught music in the early 1950s, died Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2004, of natural causes at a convalescent home in Sonora, Calif. He was 88.

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