February - March 2009

Author, educator Throckmorton dead at 87

Dr. Burton Throckmorton, who taught at the UCC's Bangor Theological Seminary, died Jan. 3, 2009 at the age of 87. Throckmorton was the Hayes professor of New Testament Language and Literature at BTS for 35 years. He was the author of several books, most notably, "Gospel Parallels," which has been used as a teaching tool in theological schools for more than 50 years.

Pastoral Changes

Appel, K. Shayna, to Cong. UCC, Townsend, MA
Bays, Martha to Cong. UCC, Killingworth, CT
Beinema, Ronald to Highland Lake Cong. UCC, Westbrook, ME
Bradt, Carra to Brattleboro Centre UCC, VT
Braun, Jeffrey D. to First Cong. UCC, Cheshire, CT
Chapola, Ezra to Stevens Ave. Cong. UCC, Portland, ME
Clark, Lynda to Faith UCC, Indianapolis, IN
Cook-Kittredge, Susan E. to chaplaincy
Coons, Martha to interim, St. Pauls UCC, Menomonee Falls, WI
Cran, Kim to First Cong. UCC, Boise, ID
Danneberger, David to Shiloh UCC, York, PA
Druckenmiller, Narda to UCC, Rebersburg, PA
Ferriss, Gregory S. to St. John's UCC, Fountain City, WI
Haines, Franklin to First Cong. UCC, Onekema, MI
Harvey, Diane to Pride's Corner Cong. UCC, Westbrook, ME
Horgan, Judith to First Cong. UCC, Lyndonville, VT
Keefe, Rachael A. to chaplaincy
Kleiman, Kristen J. to First Cong. UCC, Bristol, CT
Kuhn, Linda to Emmanuel UCC, Oshkosh, WI
Laviola, Marisa to First Cong. UCC, Morrisville, VT
Lawrence, Catherine to Zion UCC, Bellevue, OH
Lepak, Cheryl to Salem Plank Road UCC, Plymouth, WI
Macleod, Andrew E. to Smith Memorial UCC, Hillsboro, NH
Marshall, Mary B. to South Cong. UCC, Middletown, CT
Meade, Fred W. to Cong. UCC, N. Falmouth, MA
Modahl, Craig to First Cong. UCC, Port Washington, WI
Moore, Douglas to retirement
Proudfoot, Elizabeth to interim, St. Stephen UCC, Sandusky, OH
Reed, Robin to Hope UCC, Sturgeon Bay, WI
Serio, Louis A. to hospice chaplain
Shriver, Edwin to St. John's UCC, Dover, OH
Steeves, Ian F. to Cong. UCC, Falmouth, ME
Tyler, Ross N. to St. John's UCC, Indianapolis, IN
Wilson, Ward to retirement
White, Derek to First Cong. UCC, Kennebunkport, ME
Whiteman, Karl K. to Union Memorial UCC, Milford, IA
Youngkin, William C. to interim, St. Paul UCC, New Bremen, OH

Pastoral changes are provided by the UCC's Parish Life and Leadership Ministry.

Clergy deaths

Campbell, Alexander, 83, 11/8/2008
Canaday, Wilbur D., 87, 11/4/2008
Cudworth, Ava L., 65, 10/7/2008
Dalbeck, Gordon E., 85, 11/11/2008
Davis, James M., 94, 10/10/2008
Dudley, Joseph A., 68, 11/8/2008
Elk, Curtis Allen, 56, 12/25/2008
Evans, Billy E., 83, 11/27/2008
Griffin, Arthur D., 79, 12/5/2008
Halstead, George W., 96, 12/13/2008
Jobe, Robert W., 57, 11/3/2008
Johnson, Arden L., 81, 11/22/2008
King, Harry C., 76, 11/18/2008
Lyman, Joseph B., 70, 10/30/2008
Mitchell, William D., 80, 12/10/2008
Rivera-Rodriquez, Antonio, 86, 12/1/2008
Sadleir, Wilbur B., 85, 12/27/2008
Schlicher, Donald W., 96, 12/30/2008
Smith, Rolland C., 91, 11/17/2008
Wirt, Sherwood E., 97, 11/8/2008
Woods, Clyde B., 94, 4/29/2007
Wulfekuehler, Edward G., 80, 11/26/2008
Yarborough, John A, 79, 11/13/2008

Clergy death information is provided by The Pension Boards.