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Death Notices: Clergy & Spouses


The Rev. Lewis Elbert Wethington

We have received word of the death of The Rev. Lewis Elbert Wethington, aged 96, who passed away on March 3, 2019. Rev. Wethington was a retired full member of… Read more

The Rev. William Staton Jr.

We have received word of the death of The Rev. William Staton Jr., retired full member, who passed away on March 9, 2019. Rev. Staton Jr. served the following EPA… Read more

Mrs. Lois H. Sauer

We have learned that Mrs. Lois H Sauer, surviving spouse of Rev. Albert G. Sauer, passed away on February 22, 2019 at the age of 87.   Rev. Albert G…. Read more

Mr. Tom Young

We have received notice that Tom Young, spouse of the Rev. Dr. Janice Young, passed away on February 12. Rev. Janice Young–retired, ordained Deacon of the Eastern PA Conference–served on Extension… Read more

Mrs. Marion L. High

We have been informed of the death of Mrs. Marion L. High, who passed away on February 12, 2019. She was the surviving spouse of The Rev. David G. High,… Read more

Mrs. Sara E. Norman

We have received word that Mrs. Sara E. Norman, surviving spouse of The Rev. Robert E. Norman, passed away on December 27, 2018, at age 85. The Rev. Robert E…. Read more

The Rev. Thomas W. Bare

We have received notice of the death of The Rev. Thomas W. Bare, a retired full member of the Eastern PA Conference.  He passed away on Saturday, January 12, at the… Read more

The Rev. Helen C. Fleming

Helen C. Fleming, a retired local pastor who served at Eastwick UMC in Philadelphia from 1996 to 2005, died Dec. 13. She was serving Mt. Vernon Place UMC Baltimore, Md…. Read more

Mrs. Nancy W. McEllhenney

Mrs. Nancy W. McEllhenney, wife of retired elder Rev. John G. McEllhenney, passed away on December 10, 2018. Rev. McEllhenney served the following Eastern PA Conference churches & Extension Ministries: Charlestown Allentown: Asbury… Read more

Mrs. Mabel C. Eppehimer

We have received word that Mrs. Mabel C. Eppehimer, surviving spouse of The Rev. George W. Eppehimer, passed away on December 2, 2018, at the age of 99. The Rev…. Read more