Articles written in sympathy to mark the passing of a loved one.

Submitted byJay C. Treat onThu, 03/18/2021 - 10:13 am

Our deepest sympathies are extended to the family of William “Bill” David Haslett. Bill entered his heavenly home after 11:00, Friday evening, March 12, 2021 while surrounded by his loving family after a decade-long battle with cancer. He was devoted to his family as a husband, father, and grandfather.

An obituary and video tribute is available online. A service in loving memory of Bill was streamed live on Tuesday, March 23, starting at 11:15 AM at or

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Submitted byJay C. Treat onFri, 01/29/2021 - 5:35 pm

Our deepest sympathies are extended to the family of Bill Brower.

The family has requested that in lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Bill’s memory to St. Luke's University Hospital. We can make a gift by using their secure website, or by calling the Development Office toll free at 866-468-6251, or by mailing a check. Donations should be designated for the IR (Interventional Radiology) Department. Read more…

The funeral home's obituary for Bill Brower is available online.

Submitted byJay C. Treat onSat, 08/29/2020 - 9:34 pm

Mary Murray, the mother of Julie Koontz, entered her heavenly home Wednesday night, August 19, 2020. Julie and Tracy had traveled to Ohio to spend some time with Mary, knowing it would likely be their last visit with her.

Submitted byJay C. Treat onThu, 08/27/2020 - 5:08 pm

Frank Johnston entered his heavenly home about 7:30 Thursday evening, August 20.  Pat, Susan, Jeff, Will and I were with him at the time.  It is hard to say good-bye to one who has meant so much to us and to so many others.

Submitted byJay C. Treat onWed, 08/26/2020 - 4:21 pm

Charlotte Nelson, Paul Rabe’s mother, died on July 31 at the nursing home where she lived in California. Paul and Cheryl traveled to California for Charlotte’s service, which was on Friday, August 21.

Charlotte Louise (Biddle) Nelson, passionate supporter of Santa Barbara and all its goodness, passed away peacefully, of natural causes, on August 1st, 2020. She was 91.

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Submitted byJay C. Treat onSat, 10/19/2019 - 2:07 pm

Mary Anne Eurich, a former, long-time member of this congregation, died on October 10, following several years of declining health. Mary Anne's sweet, gentle spirit and strength will be missed.

A memorial service for Mary Anne was held at The Manor at the Willow Valley Retirement Community, where she resided for a number of years, on Saturday, November 9 at 11:30 a.m.

Submitted byJay C. Treat onTue, 04/30/2019 - 3:26 pm

Marion Johnson passed into her heavenly home in the early morning of Saturday, April 13. We'll miss you, Marion.

There was a Service in Loving Memory of Marion Johnson on Friday, May 3, at 11:30 AM in the church sanctuary. A reception followed the service. Interment took place at Philadelphia Memorial Park in Malvern at 10:00 AM (before the memorial service).