Rev. Colin T. M. Gorman, June 2015

Rev. Colin T. M. Gorman, 91, a Retired Elder, passed away Thursday, June 25, 015, following his late wife of over 71 years, Mabel, who passed away on Feb. 1. Born in Scotland, he came to the U.S. in 1938 and later became an ordained minister in the Methodist Church.

Gorman served the following churches from 1948 to 1980: Prospectville; Cumbola; Huntingdon Valley; and Bethlehem: Wesley. He then joined the staff of the General Board of Global Ministries’ Office of Finance and Field Services, helping local churches raise funds for buildings and budgets.

He also worked in the Louisville Conference in Kentucky for a year to help the conference raise money for ministers’ pensions. He retired in 1990. After living in Buckingham, Pa., for eight years, the Gormans moved to Wesley Village in Wilmore, Ky.

Survivors include: Gorman’s son and his wife, C. Marshall and Rebecca Gorman; his daughter and her husband, Gwenn and James Talbott; his four grandchildren; and his sister and her husband, Priscilla and Glenn Fisher.

No services are planned at this time. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Wesley Village, Wilmore Ky. Visit Gorman’s obituary may be read at