The Rev. John (Jack) C. Kulp

The Rev. John (Jack) C. Kulp, of West Brandywine, formerly of Wayne, a retired elder, passed away Feb, 22, 2016. He was 92.

  • Rev. Kulp served in these churches and ministries:
  • US Navy Student Chaplain (Active Duty)
  • US Naval Reserve Chaplain (Active Duty)
  • Teacher, Senior High English (The Pennington School)
  • Norristown: Asbury
  • Hulmeville: Neshamony
  • Drexel Hill
  • Swarthmore
  • District Superintendent, South District
  • Allentown: Asbury
  • Pastoral Care for Clergy & Clergy Families
  • Director of Pastoral Care, Evangelical Manor

He retired in 1988.

Kulp was married to the late Aurelia M. Kulp (nee Marian). He is survived by his daughter, Susan K. Smith (and husband Gary); his son, John C. Kulp Jr. (and wife Kim); four grandchildren; a great-grandson; two brothers-in-law; and other relatives.

His memorial service will be held Saturday, April 2, at 11 AM, at Wayne UMC, 210 S. Wayne Ave., Wayne PA., with visitation at 10 AM. Memorial gifts may be sent in his name to Ocean City Tabernacle, 550 Wesley Ave, Ocean City, NJ 08226. Condolences may be mailed to daughter Susan K. Smith at: 942 Heatherstone Drive, Berwyn PA 19312.

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