E. James Mulligan, M.D., is being honored by OV
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Oro Valley resident E. James Mulligan, M.D., takes a few warm-up swings on the driving range at the El Conquistador. On August 11, Mulligan will turn 100, and for achieving that milestone, he will be recognized with a proclamation by the Town of Oro Valley.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, With a life working in head and neck surgery, dedicating his time to teaching others, James Mulligan now spends his time on the El Conquistador Golf Course or painting in his home.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, James Mulligan spends three to four hours a day three times a week in his bedroom-turned-studio. The Oro Valley resident, born in 1909, will be celebrating his 100th birthday on August 11.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Still able to shoot under his age, James Mulligan drives the ball straight down the fairway. He said the only thing that ails him these days is a slight knee ache from a high school football injury.