Anti-Abortion Advocate Dr. John Willke Dies at 89 in Ohio

February 24, 2015

(New York Times) – Dr. John Willke, an obstetrician who helped shape the modern anti-abortion movement with ideas including a belief that a woman can resist conception from a sexual assault, has died, his daughter said Saturday. He was 89. Willke, who founded the International Right to Life Federation, died Friday at his home in Cincinnati, daughter Marie Meyers said.