Changes and Deaths

Ministerial Updates for July 2017

Ministerial changes reported in the Data Hub—the UCC's information system for ministers and churches—for new positions/calls entered into the system in July 2017.

STANDING CODES
CC: Congregational Christian
CM: Commissioned Minister
DS: Dual Standing
LM: Licensed Minister
MID: Member in Discernment
MS: Ordained Ministerial Partner Standing
OM: Ordained Minister 
POC: Privilege of Call
U: Unknown/No UCC Standing
POSITION CODES
P: Pastor
SP: Senior Pastor
DT: Designated-Term Pastor
CP: Co-pastor
AP: Associate or Assistant Pastor
IN: Interim Pastor
SU: Supply Pastor
Y: Youth Ministry
OL: Other local church position
MM: Minister of Music
CE: Director of Christian Education 

OM, Cristina Airaghi, Y, First Congregational UCC, Bellevue, WA
MS, Craig Avents, P, Union United Church of Christ, Norfolk, VA
OM, Selena Blackwell, SP, St John's UCC, Waukegan, IL
OM, Teresa Blythe, AP, First Congregational UCC, Phoenix, AZ
OM, David Bowles, P, Congregational UCC, Conrath, WI
OM, David Bowles, P, Congregational UCC, Ladysmith, WI
LM, Jonathan Bradner, P, Nexus Church UCC, Hamilton, OH
U, Vanessa Brown, SP, Rivers of Living Water UCC, New York City, NY
MS, Kathy Bryant, IN, Pilgrim Congregational UCC, Wichita, KS
U, Gerald Clark, IN, Heidelberg UCC, Schwenksville, PA
LM, Nathaniel Craddock, IN, Pilgrim UCC, Cincinnati, OH
LM, Brandon Dansizen, AP, Avon Lake United Church of Christ, Avon Lake, OH
OM, Stephen Dexter, P, First Congregational UCC, Springfield, IL
OM, Melissa Eicholtz, AP, Grace United Church of Christ, Hanover, PA
OM, Joshua Fitterling, P, First Congregational Church UCC, Wiscasset, ME
OM, Tracy Glaser-Bacon, DT, Grace United Church of Christ, Canton, OH
OM, Matthew Gorkos, DT, Pennsburg United Church of Christ, Pennsburg, PA
OM, D. Hall, IN, Saint Paul's UCC, Alexandria, KY
OM, Stephen Hastings, IN, Congregational UCC, Dover-Foxcroft, ME
OM, Carl Howard, AP, Dunbar United Church of Christ, Hamden, CT
U, Joel Jackle-Hugh, SP, United in Faith Church UCC, Pana, IL
OM, James Janecek, P, Fairfield Glade Community Church, Fairfield Glade, TN
MID, Jeff Kardisco, AP, Mount Zion UCC, York, PA
OM, James Kosko, P, Squaw Valley Chapel UCC, Olympic Valley, CA
LM, David Krueger, P, Zion United Church of Christ, Metropolis, IL
OM, Kathryn Kuhn, AP, First Congregational UCC, Appleton, WI
OM, Edward Livingston, IN, Armenian Martyrs' Congl Church of Philadelphia, Havertown, PA
MID, Nancy Lueschen, DT, Saint John's UCC, Glenmont, OH
OM, James Meadows, IN, Shepherd of the Hills Congregational UCC, Phoenix, AZ
MID, Lava Mueller, DT, United Church of Thetford, North Thetford, VT
LM, Cheryl Petrini, P, Saint Paul-Seanors UCC, New Stanton, PA
OM, Talia Raymond, AP, United Church of Gainesville, Gainesville, FL
OM, Brigitta Remole, IN, Wayside UCC, Federal Way, WA
MID, Amy Rovell-Rixx, AP, Plainfield Congregational Church UCC, Plainfield, IL
OM, Wanda Schwandt, IN, Trinity Christian UCC, Harleysville, PA
OM, Pamela Shepherd, P, Taos UCC,
OM, Robert Stewart, IN, Saint John's (Hain's) UCC, Wernersville, PA
OM, Debra Timmins, DT, First United Church of Christ, Royersford, PA
U, Jan Tjaden, P, First Congregational UCC, Orchard, IA
OM, Ryan Travis, P, First Congregational UCC, Decatur, IL
CM, Cynthia Tyson, CE, Advent United Church of Christ, Columbus, OH
LM, Lynn Wickberg, P, Westmoreland United Church, Westmoreland, NH
OM, Scott Williamson, P, Pilgrim Congregational UCC, Chattanooga, TN
U, Lyn Winter, P, Bath Congregational Church UCC, Bath, NH

The Center for Analytics, Research and Data (CARD) provides oversight of the UCC Data Hub through which ministerial changes are made. However, Conferences and Associations are responsible for reporting changes and maintaining ministerial records in this system. If you have questions about this information, please contact the appropriate Conference or Association.


Clergy Deaths for June 2017

Ebersole, Jay E., 5/31/2017
Hoefer, Elver H., 5/9/2017
Chang, Wendell, 5/11/2017
Varga, Paul V., 5/15/2017
Bach, George R., 5/29/2017
Ramstad, Philip J., 5/12/2017
Cassidy, Don R., 1/18/2017
Brueggemann, Edward D., 5/26/2017
Weaver Sr., Stephen V., 6/13/2017
Merriman, Willis J., 3/23/2017
Graham, Franklikn D., 2/19/2017
Ryan, Greogory S., 5/31/2017
Neideigh, Roy M., 6/26/2017
Ports, M. S. Jan, 6/15/2017
Evans, Thomas H., 6/23/2017
Thoma, Robert L., 5/27/2017
Miller, Anthony B., 6/22/2017
Hazen, James H., 6/26/2017

Clergy death information is provided by The Pension Boards.


Ministerial Updates for June 2017

Ministerial changes reported in the Data Hub—the UCC's information system for ministers and churches—for new positions/calls entered into the system in June 2017.

STANDING CODES
CC: Congregational Christian
CM: Commissioned Minister
DS: Dual Standing
LM: Licensed Minister
MID: Member in Discernment
MS: Ordained Ministerial Partner Standing
OM: Ordained Minister 
POC: Privilege of Call
U: Unknown/No UCC Standing
POSITION CODES
P: Pastor
SP: Senior Pastor
DT: Designated-Term Pastor
CP: Co-pastor
AP: Associate or Assistant Pastor
IN: Interim Pastor
SU: Supply Pastor
Y: Youth Ministry
OL: Other local church position
MM: Minister of Music
CE: Director of Christian Education 

OM, Jennifer Aull, P, Greenpoint Reformed Church, Brooklyn, NY
MID, Esther Baruja, OL, Archwood United Church of Christ, Cleveland, OH
DS, Michael Bos, SP, West End Collegiate, New York, NY
OM, Craig Breismeister, IN, Community UCC, Fitzwilliam, NH
U, Michael Brown, SP, Marble Collegiate Church, New York, NY
OM, David Butz, DT, Bethel UCC, Nebraska City, NE
OM, Austin Chinault, P, Zion's United Church of Christ, Pottstown, PA
OM, Russell Clark, P, Emmanuel UCC, Hanover, PA
MID, Laura Crow, IN, Memorial United Church of Christ, Fitchburg, WI
POC, Stuart Davis, P, Congregational UCC, Avoca, NE
DS, Kirsty DePree, OL, Marble Collegiate Church, New York, NY
DS, James Dowse, P, Congregational Church of Bristol UCC, Bristol, ME
U, Tammy Ebensberger, SU, First Congregational UCC, Clinton, IA
OM, Elaine Ely, AP, Zwingli UCC, Souderton, PA
DS, Linda Forray, IN, Peace United Church of Christ, Marinette, WI
OM, Gale Grayson, IN, Park Congregational UCC, Norwich, CT
OM, Charlene Hill, P, United Church of Hyde Park, Chicago, IL
OM, Daniel Hollis, AP, First Parish Church, York, Maine, York, ME
OM, Anne Holmes, DT, Bethel UCC, Arlington, VA
OM, Eric Jackson, P, Brookside Congregational Church UCC, Manchester, NH
LM, Donte Jones, OL, Saint Peter's UCC dba Wisdom's Table at St. Peters, Lancaster, PA
OM, Richard Jones, P, Memorial Congregational UCC, Baldwinville, MA
OM, Ann Kansfield, P, Greenpoint Reformed Church, Brooklyn, NY
DS, Jessica Kast, AP, West End Collegiate, New York, NY
OM, Thomas Kinder, P, The United Church of Strafford, Strafford, VT
OM, James Klein, IN, Bethel United Church of Christ, Elkhart Lake, WI
OM, Jennifer Knighton, P, Saint John's UCC, Catonsville, MD
U, Steve Lamb, P, Wheeler Grove UCC, Carson, IA
LM, Karen Landry, P, Pilgrim United Church of Christ Brentwood/Kingston, Brentwood, NH
MID, Terri Legge, DT, United Church of Christ, Pleasant Hill, OH
OM, Lauren Lorincz, P, Colchester Federated Church, Colchester, CT
LM, Gerald Madasz, P, Brooklyn Trinity United Church of Christ, Brooklyn, OH
CM, Betsy Majewski, CE, Immanuel UCC, Shillington, PA
DS, Howard Major, AP, West End Collegiate, New York, NY
LM, Katrina Manzi, OL, North Stonington Congregational Church, North Stonington, CT
OM, Sally May, P, Malletts Bay Congregational UCC, Colchester, VT
OM, Anthony Minear, SP, Church of Beatitudes UCC, Phoenix, AZ
OM, Sara Ofner-Seals, CP, First Congregational Church in New London, UCC, New London, CT
OM, Clare Overlander, IN, Congregational Church in Belchertown UCC, Belchertown, MA
MID, John Pawloski, P, Saint Peter UCC, Centralia, IL
OM, Peter Preble, SP, Bethany Congregational UCC, Quincy, MA
U, Bruce Ray, P, Kimball Avenue United Church of Christ, Chicago, IL
MS, Gail Robins, MM, Saint Paul's UCC, Saint Louis, MO
OM, Micah Schlobohm, IN, United Church of Christ (Congregational), Delavan, WI
OM, Marlayna Schmidt, IN, First Parish Church Congregational UCC, Manchester, MA
OM, Matthew Schneider-Adams, P, Saint John's UCC, Clarence, IA
OM, Michele Scott, SU, Golden Congregational UCC, Ryan, IA
U, Eugene Shelton, SU, Congregational UCC, Farragut, IA
OM, Kim Shelton, IN, Good News Community UCC, Chicago, IL
LM, Rose Shepley, P, Saint John's UCC, Shamokin, PA
U, Linda Snyder, IN, Hampstead Congregational Church UCC, Hampstead, NH
OM, Jamie Lee Sprague-Ballou, P, Mary Magdalene Friends UCC, Las Vegas, NV
DS, Julie Staples, OL, West End Collegiate, New York, NY
OM, Charles Stark, IN, St. John's UCC of Burton, Burton, TX
DS, James Steward, P, South Bushwick Reformed Church, Brooklyn, NY
DS, Conrad Strauch, P, St. Paul's Reformed Church, North Babylon, NY
DS, Jennifer Strickland, CP, Claremont United Church of Christ, Claremont, CA
OM, Nancy Strickland, IN, North Falmouth Congregational UCC, North Falmouth, MA
OM, Troy Underwood, AP, Covenant United Church of Christ, South Holland, IL
OM, Arthur Urie, IN, Congregational UCC, Northwood, NH
OM, Clarence Walther, P, Lynnhurst UCC, Louisville, KY
DS, Paul Whitlock, SP, Church of the Palms UCC, Sun City, AZ
POC, Pam Williams, P, Friedens UCC, Goehner, NE
OM, Catherine Zall, CP, First Congregational Church in New London UCC, New London, CT

The Center for Analytics, Research and Data (CARD) provides oversight of the UCC Data Hub through which ministerial changes are made. However, Conferences and Associations are responsible for reporting changes and maintaining ministerial records in this system. If you have questions about this information, please contact the appropriate Conference or Association.


Clergy Deaths for May 2017

Munger, Clifford, 4/30/2017
Hibshman, C. Robert, 4/29/2017
Bright, James W., 4/28/2017
Bockting, Darryl L., 4/22/2017
Moore, Michael P., 4/27/2017
Konz, John, 4/7/2017
Orander, Donald B., 5/5/2017
Rycraft, Lon A., 4/30/2017
Seydel, Wanda, 5/8/2017
Siders, Mary J., 5/6/2017
Ramstad, Philip J., 5/12/2017
Fisher, Robert T., 5/5/2017
Feeney-Bastian, Kate, 5/17/2017
Luckey, James E., 1/4/2017
Diquattro, Robert E., 11/6/2016
Simmons, Miles A., 5/17/2017

Clergy death information is provided by The Pension Boards.


Ministerial Updates for May 2017

Ministerial changes reported in the Data Hub—the UCC's information system for ministers and churches—for new positions/calls entered into the system in May 2017.

STANDING CODES
CC: Congregational Christian
CM: Commissioned Minister
DS: Dual Standing
LM: Licensed Minister
MID: Member in Discernment
MS: Ordained Ministerial Partner Standing
OM: Ordained Minister 
POC: Privilege of Call
U: Unknown/No UCC Standing
POSITION CODES
P: Pastor
SP: Senior Pastor
DT: Designated-Term Pastor
CP: Co-pastor
AP: Associate or Assistant Pastor
IN: Interim Pastor
SU: Supply Pastor
Y: Youth Ministry
OL: Other local church position
MM: Minister of Music
CE: Director of Christian Education 

MS, Craig Avents, P, Fellowship UCC, Chesapeake, VA
POC, Barbarann Breland, DT, Lincoln Temple UCC, Washington, DC
OM, Malcolm Carr, P, Lihue Christian Church, Lihue, HI
OM, Kenneth Colman, P, Alpine Community Church UCC, Alpine, CA
LM, Tiffany Cox, AP, Emmanuel United Church of Christ, Greenville, SC
DS, Lawrence Cronk, P, United Church of Oxford, Oxford, NY
OM, Gail Doktor, P, Jackson Community Church, Jackson, NH
U, Candice Dolberry, CE, First Church of Christ in Hartford, UCC, Hartford, CT
DS, Rodrick Echols, P, Neighborhood Congregational UCC, Laguna Beach, CA
OM, Ann Few, IN, Linfield United Church of Christ, Linfield, PA
OM, Matthew Fugate, SP, The Byfield Parish Church UCC, Georgetown, MA
OM, Jonathan Goodell, OL, Pilgrim Congregational Church UCC, Lexington, MA
MID, Timothy Hogan, P, Saint Paul's UCC, West Milton, PA
DS, Allen Kahler, P, Bethel United Church of Christ, Beloit, OH
LM, Cindy Lemke, P, First Congregational UCC, Wadena, MN
OM, Jacqueline Lewis, SU, Pilgrim Congregational UCC, St. Petersburg, FL
MID, Michael Lonergan, P, Salem United Church of Christ, Pocono Pines, PA
OM, Alberto Magana-Martinez, SP, Promise United Church of Christ, Dallas, TX
OM, Laura Martin, AP, Rock Spring Congregational UCC, Arlington, VA
OM, JoEllen Mauger, IN, Saint Luke's UCC, Trappe, PA
U, H. Richard McClain, IN, Dryland UCC, Nazareth, PA
OM, Rachel McDonald, P, South Haven UCC, Bedford, OH
OM, Susan Minasian, P, Sojourners UCC, Charlottesville, VA
OM, Robert Molsberry, P, Saint Paul's UCC, Donnellson, IA
OM, Bonnie Moore, IN, New Goshenhoppen Reformed UCC, East Greenville, PA
U, Duane Mullen, IN, United Church of Christ, Schleswig, IA
DS, Marc Nagel, P, Bethlehem UCC, Maple Lake, MN
LM, Millie Reynolds, P, First Congregational UCC (Randolph Center, VT), Randolph Center, VT
OM, James Robison, SU, Saint Paul's UCC, Big Creek, Lehighton, PA
OM, Gerald Smith, P, Saint Mark's UCC, Allentown, PA
MID, Michael Swab, P, Trinity UCC, Akron, OH
OM, Jason Thompson, P, West Park UCC, Cleveland, OH
OM, Kelly Van Brouwer, AP, First Park UCC, Grand Rapids, MI
OM, Kristin Vaughn, CP, Mount Hope UCC, Whitsett, NC
U, Randall Wilburn, IN, First Congregational UCC, Great Barrington, MA

The Center for Analytics, Research and Data (CARD) provides oversight of the UCC Data Hub through which ministerial changes are made. However, Conferences and Associations are responsible for reporting changes and maintaining ministerial records in this system. If you have questions about this information, please contact the appropriate Conference or Association.


Clergy Deaths for April 2017

Thompson, I. David, 3/31/2017
Aubin-Fischer, Richard D., 3/31/2017
Hatch, Mary B., 1/23/2017
Schroer, Calvin W., 5/19/2016
Starbuck, Kenneth C., 4/3/2017
Smith, Harold C., 3/21/2017
Jones, Lawrence S., 3/26/2017
Moore, Viola L., 4/5/2017
Bacon, Jack, 4/11/2017
Swart, Elizabeth, 1/4/2016
Lauck, C. Philip, 2/8/2017
Engelsdorfer, Marvin F., 2/21/2017
Waugh, Winston, 11/23/2016
Anderson, Claude W., 3/5/2017
Miehlke, Carl F., 4/10/2017
Lang, Allen, 4/1/2017
Ayre, A. Russell, 4/10/2017
Siefert, Neil D., 4/10/2017
Kasper, Robert E., 4/1/2017
Baechle, Ruth W., 4/16/2017
Bendit, Paul, 4/25/2017
Bradford, J.A., 3/29/2017
Newton, Lyman F., 5/7/2016
Ely, Donald J., 3/13/2017
McCracken, David E., 3/25/2017

Clergy death information is provided by The Pension Boards.


Ministerial Updates for April 2017

Ministerial changes reported in the Data Hub—the UCC's information system for ministers and churches—for new positions/calls entered into the system in April 2017.

STANDING CODES
CC: Congregational Christian
CM: Commissioned Minister
DS: Dual Standing
LM: Licensed Minister
MID: Member in Discernment
MS: Ordained Ministerial Partner Standing
OM: Ordained Minister 
POC: Privilege of Call
U: Unknown/No UCC Standing
POSITION CODES
P: Pastor
SP: Senior Pastor
DT: Designated-Term Pastor
CP: Co-pastor
AP: Associate or Assistant Pastor
IN: Interim Pastor
SU: Supply Pastor
Y: Youth Ministry
OL: Other local church position
MM: Minister of Music
CE: Director of Christian Education 

OM, Michael Blackwood, CP, United Church of Broomfield, Broomfield, CO
LM, Linda Bruce, OL, Saugatuck Congregational UCC, Westport, CT
OM, Elizabeth Clement, IN, Church of the Isles UCC, Indian Rocks Beach, FL
U, Nicole Collins, P, First Congregational UCC, Las Vegas, NV
OM, Cara Davis, OL, First Congregational UCC, Lee, MA
U, Jabari Douglas, P, Kingdom Worship Miracle Center, Upper Marlboro, MD
DS, Marylyn Doyle, IN, Hawker United Church of Christ, Beavercreek, OH
U, Joseph Dunnwald, P, Immanuel UCC, Latimer, IA
OM, Michelle Dyar, P, Jensen Beach Community UCC, Jensen Beach, FL
OM, Terry Fitzgerald, SU, Saint John's UCC, Catonsville, MD
OM, Shawn Garan, AP, Second Congregational Church, UCC, Greenwich, CT
MID, Russ Goliger, DT, First Congregational Church in Worcester Inc, Worcester, MA
OM, David Goode, P, Saint Paul's UCC, Auburn, PA
U, Bruce Greer, IN, Federated Church of Sturbridge & Fiskdale UCC, Sturbridge, MA
OM, Lisa Irwin, OL, Emanuel Church UCC, Hales Corners, WI
OM, David Jones, P, Saint John's UCC, Lebanon, PA
OM, David Jones, P, Saint Mark's UCC, Lebanon, PA
OM, Lou Jones, DT, Saint John's UCC, Dallastown, PA
U, Carolyn Kennedy, IN, Barneveld Congregational UCC, Barneveld, WI
OM, Jack Kraaz, IN, Grace United Church of Christ, Kohler, WI
LM, Isaac Lawson, AP, Immanuel Congregational Church UCC, Hartford, CT
OM, Janet Leighninger, SP, New Hope, UCC, Sturbridge, MA
OM, Lucas Lindon, P, United Church of Christ, Congregational, Medina, OH
OM, Harry Middleton, SP, Cocoa Beach Community Church UCC, Cocoa Beach, FL
OM, Shane Montoya, AP, Edwards UCC, Framingham, MA
MS, Patricia Mullen, AP, Shiloh United Church of Christ, York, PA
OM, Ann-Therese Ortiz, AP, Glenside United Church of Christ, Glenside, PA
OM, Cynthia Priem, P, First Congregational Church of Fryeburg UCC, Fryeburg, ME
OM, Jan Remer-Osborn, P, Saint John's UCC, Orwigsburg, PA
U, Heriberto Rivera, P, Iglesia De Cristo Libre Por La Verdad UCC, Miami, FL
OM, Pérsida Rivera-Méndez, AP, Church of Christ Congregational UCC, Newington, CT
U, Robert Roberts, IN, First United Church of Christ of Orlando Inc, Orlando, FL
OM, Rosemary Rocha, IN, New Spirit United Church of Christ, Savage, MN
OM, Janet Ross, P, Amistad Chapel, Cleveland, OH
OM, Keith Scott, P, Congregational Church UCC, Miami Lakes, FL
OM, Kelly Sisson, P, First & Saint Stephen's UCC, Baltimore, MD
OM, Celestine Slater-Brooks, P, Hope United Church of Christ, Rockledge, FL
U, Nea Stepp, P, First Congregational UCC, Whiting, IA
OM, John Terry, IN, First Church of Christ UCC, Sandwich, MA
OM, Joseph Tobin, IN, Center Congregational UCC, Meriden, CT
POC, Keith Valenzuela, IN, Saint Paul's UCC, Cook, NE
OM, Leanne Walt, SP, Congregational UCC, Norwell, MA
MID, Jason Wilson, OL, Plymouth Congregational Church, Washington, DC

The Center for Analytics, Research and Data (CARD) provides oversight of the UCC Data Hub through which ministerial changes are made. However, Conferences and Associations are responsible for reporting changes and maintaining ministerial records in this system. If you have questions about this information, please contact the appropriate Conference or Association.


Clergy Deaths for March 2017

Mackenzie, Charles S., 1/26/2017
Roemer, John J., 3/2/2017
Hunyady, Laslo L., 3/2/2017
Cress, James R., 3/4/2017
Sontag, Lester J., 2/15/2017
Theiss, William F., 3/1/2017
Howard, Thomas, 1/8/2017
Bayer, Lee R., 03/06//2017
Pia, Juan, 6/13/2016
Gross, Frank H., 3/4/2017
McGuire, Allan, 3/8/2017
Taylor, Leon D., 3/6/2017
Pic, Paul, 3/6/2017
Thomas, William E., 2/13/2017
Wedlock, Paul E., 3/2/2017
Engelsdorfer, Marvin, 2/21/2017
Hartmann, Herman A., 3/8/2017
Anderson, Claude, 3/5/2017
Guffey, James, 1/4/2017
Cronenberg, Joseph C., 3/12/2017
Aydt, Nadine, 3/22/2017
Bizer, Arnold A., 3/28/2017
Breuer, Bruce O., 3/25/2017
Byerly, Chester W., 3/28/2017
Cronenberg, Joseph C., 3/12/2017

Clergy death information is provided by The Pension Boards.


Ministerial Updates for March 2017

Ministerial changes reported in the Data Hub—the UCC's information system for ministers and churches—for new positions/calls entered into the system in March 2017.

STANDING CODES
CC: Congregational Christian
CM: Commissioned Minister
DS: Dual Standing
LM: Licensed Minister
MID: Member in Discernment
MS: Ordained Ministerial Partner Standing
OM: Ordained Minister 
POC: Privilege of Call
U: Unknown/No UCC Standing
POSITION CODES
P: Pastor
SP: Senior Pastor
DT: Designated-Term Pastor
CP: Co-pastor
AP: Associate or Assistant Pastor
IN: Interim Pastor
SU: Supply Pastor
Y: Youth Ministry
OL: Other local church position
MM: Minister of Music
CE: Director of Christian Education 

U, Leo Abad, P, Philippine American Ecumenical Church, Ferndale, MI
U, Ken Adams, P, Emmanuel UCC, Hankinson, ND
OM, Audrey Alexander, P, Hope United Church of Christ, DeSoto, MO
OM, Catherine Allard, P, Meridian UCC, Wilsonville, OR
U, Callie Allen, Y, First Congregational UCC, Geneseo, IL
OM, Vincent Amlin, CP, Bethany UCC, Chicago, IL
U, Rebecca Anderson, CP, Bethany UCC, Chicago, IL
DS, Doyll Andrews, P, Congregational UCC, Armada, MI
DS, David Asel, SU, Yoked Parish UCC, Hartford, NY
OM, Dale Azevedo, SP, Barrington Congregational UCC, Barrington, RI
LM, Ray Banks, AP, Mount Zion Congregational UCC, Cleveland, OH
MID, Sara Bartlett, P, Alfred Parish Church, Alfred, ME
U, Valerie Beard, CE, Middlebury Congregational Church UCC, Middlebury, CT
OM, Howard Bell, IN, Community UCC, Saint Paul Park, MN
OM, Andrew Bierkan, IN, Saint John's UCC, Newport, KY
OM, Daniel Bill, P, Congregational UCC, Radnor, OH
OM, Robert Bistline, IN, Zion United Church of Christ of New Providence, Strasburg, PA
OM, Jean Boese, P, Saint Paul's UCC, Eyota, MN
U, Jeanine Bonaventure, OL, Middlebury Congregational Church UCC, Middlebury, CT
MID, Jacquelyn Brown, P, New Covenant UCC, Buffalo, NY
LM, James Brown, P, Immanuel UCC, Clarksville, IA
U, Mary Brown, Y, Middlebury Congregational Church UCC, Middlebury, CT
CM, Thomas Brownfield, OL, First Congregational Church UCC of Columbus, Columbus, OH
OM, David Brumbaugh, P, United Church of Christ, Myerstown, PA
OM, Whitney Bruno, P, Saint Michael's UCC, Baltimore, OH
OM, Lois Bryant, AP, Smithfield Avenue Congregational UCC, Pawtucket, RI
OM, David Bucey, P, Fort Myers Congregational UCC, Fort Myers, FL
OM, Micah Bucey, AP, Judson Memorial Church UCC, New York, NY
OM, Vicki Burtson, SP, Homer Congregational Church, Homer, NY
MID, Rosemary Captain, P, Saint John UCC, Fairview Heights, IL
DS, Peter Carman, P, Emmanuel Baptist Church & Friedens UCC, Schenectady, NY
U, Courtney Chandler, CE, Immanuel/Ferguson UCC, Ferguson, MO
OM, Alan Claassen, IN, Community Congregational Church, Tiburon, CA
LM, Elizabeth Coffey, P, Brownville Community Church UCC, Brownville, ME
MID, Chris Cornell, P, Congregational UCC, Sullivan, NH
OM, Scott Cunningham, AP, Saint Paul UCC, Oak Harbor, OH
OM, Brian Damrow, P, Peace United Church of Christ, Hartsburg, MO
OM, Andria Davis, AP, Cathedral of Hope UCC of Dallas, Dallas, TX
POC, Ivan Dean, CP, Nelson Community UCC, Nelson, NE
CM, Jackie Dean, OL, First Congregational Church UCC of Columbus, Columbus, OH
POC, Joyce Dean, CP, Nelson Community UCC, Nelson, NE
OM, Stephanie DeLong, SP, Saint Peter's UCC, Owensville, MO
OM, Curtiss Demars-Johnson, IN, White Lake Congregational UCC, Whitehall, MI
U, Phyllis Dexter, OL, First Christian Church UCC, Coventry, RI
U, Michael Diaz, AP, Cathedral of Hope UCC of Dallas, Dallas, TX
MID, Chana Dixon, CE, First Congregational UCC, Huntington, WV
U, Gail Doering, IN, Danville Congregational Church, Danville, CA
OM, David Donner, P, First Congregational UCC Angola, Angola, NY
DS, Robert Edwards, III, P, Bayside Christian Church UCC, Virginia Beach, VA
OM, Scott Elliott, P, First Congregational UCC, Mount Vernon, OH
OM, Beth Faeth, AP, Plymouth Congregational, Minneapolis, MN
OM, Jennifer Fair, SP, Union United Church of Christ, Tekonsha, MI
LM, Jackie Falk, CE, Pilgrim Congregational UCC, Duluth, MN
MID, Susan Fast, AP, First Congregational UCC Ithaca, Ithaca, NY
OM, Christina Fidanza, DT, Saint John's UCC, Mc Knightstown, PA
OM, Christina Fidanza, DT, Trinity UCC, Cashtown, PA
OM, Anna Flowers, SP, United Church in Walpole, Walpole, MA
OM, Allen Fluent, IN, Saint Philips UCC, Saint Louis, MO
OM, David Fountain, IN, Bethany Congregational Church, Foxboro, MA
MID, Karen Fournier, P, First Congregational UCC, Oxford, MA
OM, Cynthia Garis, DT, Faith United Church of Christ, New Cumberland, PA
LM, Susan Garofalo, IN, First Congregational of Riga UCC, Churchville, NY
LM, Jeffrey Glandon, P, Evangelical UCC, Boonville, MO
OM, Beth Gleason, P, Christ Congregational UCC, Fort Morgan, CO
OM, E. Goodwin, IN, West Dennis Community UCC, West Dennis, MA
MID, Robert Grabill, AP, Church of Christ At Dartmouth UCC, Hanover, NH
OM, Sam Greening, IN, The United Church, Huntsville, AL
U, Lisa Gruttadauria, OL, Trumbull Congregational Church, Trumbull, CT
U, Ara Guekguezian, IN, First Congregational Church, Fresno, CA
OM, Theodore Haas, SU, Saint James UCC, Lovettsville, VA
OM, David Hammett, SP, Riverside Congregational UCC, East Providence, RI
OM, Glen Herrington-Hall, P, First Congregational UCC, Cannon Falls, MN
OM, James Hilker, SU, Zion United Church of Christ, Troy, MO
OM, Elizabeth Hoban, AP, Congregational Church of Birmingham UCC, Bloomfield Hills, MI
DS, Robert Hollis, SP, First Christian Church UCC, Coventry, RI
LM, Anne Marie Holloway, Y, Congregational UCC, Norwell, MA
OM, Jamie Howard, IN, Centre Congregational UCC, Lynnfield, MA
U, Brenda Hunt, IN, First Congregational UCC, Perris, CA
U, Ken Hunt, IN, First Congregational UCC, Pierre, SD
OM, Ernest Huntzinger, IN, Saron United Church of Christ, Sheboygan Falls, WI
OM, Richard Hyde, P, First Congregational UCC, Gray, ME
POC, Kathryn Iburg, P, Eternal Hope United Church of Christ, Fort Walton Beach, FL
OM, Leslie Jackson, AP, Cathedral of Hope Houston - UCC, Houston, TX
MID, Deborah Jeanblanc, P, Congregational UCC, Belpre, OH
OM, Adalphie Johnson, AP, The Community Church of Washington DC, Washington, DC
MS, Judith Johnson, OL, The United Church of Christ of St. Augustine, Inc, Saint Augustine, FL
LM, Jess Kacalski, SU, Saint John's UCC, Strykersville, NY
OM, David Kaiser-Cross, OL, Naples United Church of Christ, Naples, FL
OM, Deborah Kaiser-Cross, OL, Naples United Church of Christ, Naples, FL
U, Allan Kakowski, MM, First Church of Bethlehem, UCC, Bethlehem, CT
LM, Agnes Kapuniai, P, Olaa First Hawaiian Church, Kurtistown, HI
U, Sheldon Keller, IN, United Parish, Carver, MA
OM, Laura Kent, IN, Medford Congregational UCC, Medford, OR
OM, Annmarie Kneebone, P, Plymouth United Church of Spring, Spring, TX
U, Carol Kogut, OL, Riverside Congregational UCC, East Providence, RI
MID, Mark Koyama, P, United Church of Jaffrey UCC, Jaffrey, NH
U, Jane Kramer, P, Hayden Congregational UCC, Hayden, CO
LM, Bruce Kreisher, P, Saint John's UCC, Birdsboro, PA
U, Julie Kroah, CE, Saint John's UCC, Newark, OH
U, Susan Kvietkus, OL, First Church of Bethlehem, UCC, Bethlehem, CT
OM, Robert Michael Lake, IN, Park Congregational UCC, Norwich, CT
OM, Christopher Lawrence, P, Church of the Living Hope, Manhattan, NY
OM, Andrew Lovins, P, Friedens UCC, Warrenton, MO
U, Michelle Madsen Bibeau, SP, Beneficent Congregational Church UCC, Providence, RI
U, Drew Manlove, OL, Riverside Congregational UCC, East Providence, RI
OM, David Martin, P, Saint Paul's UCC, Spring Grove, PA
OM, Michael Matheny, IN, Fleming Road United Church of Christ, Cincinnati, OH
OM, H. McClain, IN, Dryland UCC, Nazareth, PA
DS, Kenneth McKenzie, P, Federated Church of West Winfield, West Winfield, NY
OM, David Mears, P, Trinity UCC, Pittsburgh, PA
DS, Bradley Mellon, P, Saint Luke's UCC, North Wales, PA
U, Cheri Metier, OL, University City United Church UCC, San Diego, CA
OM, Elizabeth Miller, P, Edgewood UCC, East Lansing, MI
OM, Robin Miller, MM, Sixth Avenue United Church UCC, Denver, CO
LM, Eric Moeller, AP, Saint Lucas UCC, Saint Louis, MO
LM, Michael Moorhead, OL, Neighborhood Church UCC, Palos Verdes Estates, CA
OM, Marvin Morgan, IN, Saint John Evangelical UCC, Collinsville, IL
OM, Cynthia Mueller, IN, The United Church of Mapleton, Mapleton, MN
MID, Jeff Mueller, P, Saint Paul's UCC, Marthasville, MO
OM, Robert Naylor, IN, Congregational Church of South Dartmouth UCC, South Dartmouth, MA
MID, Sheri Nelson, P, First Congregational UCC, New York Mills, MN
LM, Kim Newport, SU, First Congregational UCC, Romeo, MI
U, Viana Newton, OL, First Christian Church UCC, Coventry, RI
OM, James Nolan, IN, Trinity UCC, Wadsworth, OH
OM, Robert Nolan, AP, Woodridge Congregational UCC, Cranston, RI
MID, Lindsey Nye, AP, Union Congregational UCC, Montclair, NJ
U, Sarah Pamperin, CE, United Church of Christ, Ankeny, IA
U, Wayne Parrish, IN, United Church of Assonet, Assonet, MA
U, Diana Pelletier, AP, Fairmount Community UCC, Syracuse, NY
MID, Beth Peters-Ferrara, Y, Dryland UCC, Nazareth, PA
OM, Cynthia Reynolds, IN, Saint Paul's Congregational UCC, Nutley, NJ
OM, Melodie Rezac, P, Zion Reformed United Church of Christ, Thornville, OH
U, Lee Ann Rice, OL, Congregational UCC, Armada, MI
OM, Rosemary Rocha, IN, Faith United Church, Ada, MN
OM, Elizabeth Rogers, AP, Peace United Church of Christ, Rochester, MN
MID, John Rogers, AP, First Congregational Church, Montclair, NJ
OM, Ann Rogers-Brigham, IN, Safe Harbor Family Church United Church of Christ, Flowood, MS
LM, John Sands, SU, First Congregational UCC of Corning, Corning, NY
DS, Kenneth Schaub, IN, First United Church of Christ, Belleville, WI
OM, Marlayna Schmidt, IN, Brookside Congregational Church UCC, Manchester, NH
OM, Joseph Schulte, P, Union Congregational United Church of Christ, Friona, TX
OM, Jennifer Shultz, SP, Community UCC, Raleigh, NC
MID, Wesley Snedecker, OL, Naples United Church of Christ, Naples, FL
U, David St. Aubin, P, Federated UCC, Centerburg, OH
OM, Carol Steinbrecher, IN, First Congregational Church UCC, Sharon, MA
U, Jennifer Strickland, CP, Claremont United Church of Christ, Claremont, CA
OM, Eric Stricklin, Y, Zion United Church of Christ, North Canton, OH
OM, Winfield Strout, SU, Trinity UCC, Thornville, OH
OM, Mark Stryjak, P, Brownback's UCC, Spring City, PA
LM, Jason Stump, SU, Saint Peter's UCC, Pine Grove, PA
OM, Anne Swallow Gillis, P, Falcon Heights United Church of Christ, Falcon Heights, MN
U, Ioane Teofilo, P, Ola Fou-New Life, Marina, CA
OM, George Terry, P, First Congregational UCC, Mountain Home, ID
U, Vicky Truitt, OL, Newtown Congregational UCC, Newtown, CT
U, Thomas Tsen, AP, First Chinese Church of Christ, Honolulu, HI
MS, Rebecca Turner, DT, Christ Church, UCC (Maplewood), Maplewood, MO
OM, Robert Van Ess, SP, Holy Trinity Community Church UCC, Memphis, TN
U, Arlen Vernava, IN, Zion's United Church of Christ, Taborton, NY
OM, Kevin Weaver, IN, Saint John's/Cappeln UCC, Foristell, MO
U, Signe Webb, CE, Pass-a-Grille Beach Community UCC, Saint Pete Beach, FL
U, Chad Weddle, SU, Jefferson UCC, Jefferson, MD
U, Paul Westcott, MM, Immanuel/Ferguson UCC, Ferguson, MO
U, Kathy Wieland, MM, Congregational UCC, Armada, MI
U, Dale Williams, MM, Pass-a-Grille Beach Community UCC, Saint Pete Beach, FL
LM, General Williams, AP, Burchette Chapel United Church of Christ, Manson, NC
OM, Mary Willis, P, Phelps Congregational UCC, Phelps, WI
OM, Mary Willis, P, Ely Memorial UCC, Land O Lakes, WI
U, Katie Wilsdorf, OL, Saint John's UCC, Chesterfield, MO
LM, Barbara Zastrow, P, Saint John UCC, Chamois, MO

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Clergy Deaths for February 2017

Adams, Craig B., 11/13/2016
Whitener, Sterling H., 1/28/2017
Neal, Sandra K., 1/20/2017
Gerhardt, Louis B., 2/13/2017
Ediger, Marvin L., 2/7/2017
Van Strien, Karin, 2/10/2017
Laucks, Charles P., 2/14/2017
Hegemier, Eugene E., 2/4/2017
Anderson, J. William, 2/11/2017
Smith, Charles L., 2/11/2017
Nagy, Stephen L., 2/16/2017
Simon, Robert E., 2/15/2017
Benes, Carl, 2/25/2017
Irvine, Frank L., 7/27/2016
Jones, Raymond T., 2/3/2017

Clergy death information is provided by The Pension Boards.