We honor Foursquare servants who went to be with the Lord. The following list reflects data compiled through Jan. 4, 2020.


December 2019

Rev. Henriette E. Garley

Deceased: Nov. 17, 2019
Last appointment: retired, Pacific Southwest District

Rev. Jim David Bigelow

Deceased: Dec. 4, 2019
Last appointment: retired, Central Pacific District

Rev. John Alan Mitchell

Deceased: Dec. 13, 2019
Last appointment: assisting minister, Grace North Church (Anthem Foursquare Church) in Anthem, Ariz.

Rev. Kelvin L. Boltjes

Deceased: Dec. 21, 2019
Last appointment: senior pastor, Sidney Foursquare Church in Sidney, Neb.

Rev. William F. Hartness

Deceased: Dec. 22, 2019
Last appointment: retired, Pacific Southwest District

Rev. Alan C. White

Deceased: Dec. 24, 2019
Last appointment: assisting minister, Horizon (Victoville 2 Foursquare Church) in Victorville, Calif.

Rev. Thomas E. Gordon

Deceased: Jan. 4, 2020
Last appointment: senior pastor, The Edge (Edgewood Foursquare Church) in Edgewood, Wash.


November 2019

Rev. Catherine Brown

Deceased: Oct. 25, 2019
Last appointment: minister in transition, Gateway District

Rev. Eddward Melvin Wadsworth

Deceased: Nov. 1, 2019
Last appointment: retired, Northwest District

Rev. German Francisco Ortiz

Deceased: Nov. 1, 2019
Last appointment: assisting minister, CornerStone Christian Fellowship (Las Vegas 4 Foursquare Church) in Las Vegas, Nev.

Rev. Marilyn Mathews

Deceased: Nov. 10, 2019
Last appointment: retired, Gateway District

Rev. Donald Humble

Deceased: Nov. 22, 2019
Last appointment: retired, Southern California District

Rev. Jean E. Forrester

Deceased: Nov. 22, 2019
Last appointment: pastor emeritus, Gospel Outreach (La Puente Foursquare Church) in La Puente, Calif.


October 2019

Rev. William Dahlquist

Deceased: Oct. 12, 2019
Last appointment: senior pastor, Blue Diamond Foursquare Church in Blue Diamond, Nev.

Rev. Jim Westbrook

Deceased: Oct. 13, 2019
Last appointment: retired, MidSouth District

Rev. Max Owen Flynn

Deceased: Oct. 16, 2019
Last appointment: retired, Southeast District

Rev. Robert Eugene Dean Jr.

Deceased: Oct. 23, 2019
Last appointment: retired, Southeast District

Rev. Lorraine Arcuri

Deceased: Oct. 24, 2019
Last appointment: retired, Southern California District

Rev. Dorothy Jean Furlong

Deceased: Oct. 26, 2019
Last appointment: retired, Pacific Southwest District


September 2019

Rev. Arleta Keck

Deceased: Sep. 18, 2019
Last appointment: retired, MidSouth District

Rev. Caroline Uphill

Deceased: Aug. 17, 2019
Last appointment: chaplain, North Pacific District


August 2019

Rev. Daniel Lopez

Deceased: Aug. 1, 2019
Last appointment: retired, Pacific Southwest District

Rev. Ellis Ryherd

Deceased: Aug. 13, 2019
Last appointment: retired, Northwest District

Rev. James Ritch

Deceased: Aug. 16, 2019
Last appointment: retired, Pacific Southwest District

Rev. Phebe Goldsmith

Deceased: Aug. 24, 2019
Last appointment: retired, Central Pacific District


July 2019

Rev. Estel Ray Littig

Deceased: July. 7, 2019
Last appointment: retired, Gateway District

Rev. Joan Scott

Deceased: July. 12, 2019
Last appointment: retired, Southeast District

Rev. David A. Foran

Deceased: July. 23, 2019
Last appointment: retired, Southeast District

Rev. Porfirio G. Flores

Deceased: July. 23, 2019
Last appointment: retired, Southern California District

Rev. Louis Dambra

Deceased: July. 29, 2019
Last appointment: retired, Southern California District


June 2019

Rev. Kenneth Murr

Deceased: Jun. 1, 2019
Last appointment: retired, MidSouth District

Rev. Shirley Melton

Deceased: Jun. 7, 2019
Last appointment: retired, Southeast District

Rev. Anna Brown

Deceased: Jun. 8, 2019
Last appointment: retired, MidSouth District

Rev. David Talley

Deceased: Jun. 15, 2019
Last appointment: senior pastor, Benton Foursquare Church in Benton, Ark.

Rev. Victoria Hankins

Deceased: Jun. 15, 2019
Last appointment: retired, North Pacific District


May 2019

Rev. David N. Robinson

Deceased: May. 17, 2019
Last appointment: senior pastor, Word of Life (Myrtle Point Foursquare Church) in Myrtle Point, Ore.

Rev. Robert Rufener

Deceased: May. 23, 2019
Last appointment: retired, Central Pacific District


April 2019

Rev. Carl Estill

Deceased: Mar. 31, 2019
Last appointment: retired, Pacific Southwest District

Rev. Luke Lang Jr.

Deceased: Apr. 21, 2019
Last appointment: assisting minister, Grace Covenant (Cornelius Foursquare Church) in Cornelius, N.C.

Rev. William Pritchett

Deceased: Apr. 27, 2019
Last appointment: retired, Southern California District

Rev. Leo Sauve

Deceased: Apr. 2, 2019
Last appointment: retired, Northeast Atlantic District

Rev. Roxie Tolle

Deceased: Apr. 10, 2019
Last appointment: retired, Southern California District

Rev. Jack Watkins

Deceased: Apr. 29, 2019
Last appointment: retired, Pacific Southwest District


March 2019

Rev. Joan Edgar

Deceased: Feb. 23, 2019
Last appointment: chaplain, Skilled Care; Northeast Atlantic District

Rev. Fred Morrow Jr.

Deceased: Mar. 21, 2019
Last appointment: retired, Southeast District

Rev. Margaret Orewiler

Deceased: Mar. 24, 2019
Last appointment: retired, Heartland District


February 2019

Rev. Chester Burton

Deceased: Feb. 6, 2019
Last appointment: retired, Heartland District

Rev. Jean Darnall

Deceased: Jan. 14, 2019
Last appointment: retired, Southern California District

Rev. Kim Ellithorpe

Deceased: Jan. 29, 2019
Last appointment: retired, Pacific Southwest District


January 2019

Rev. John Alummuttil

Deceased: Dec. 11, 2018
Last appointment: retired, MidSouth District

Rev. Chris Boudreaux

Deceased: Nov. 23, 2018
Last appointment: assisting minister, Cornerstone (Houma First Foursquare Church) in Houma, La.

Rev. Jack Christman

Deceased: Jan. 12, 2019
Last appointment: retired, MidSouth District

Rev. Edward Hohberg

Deceased: Jan. 12, 2019
Last appointment: retired, Northwest District

Rev. Joan Sanford

Deceased: Jan. 12, 2019
Last appointment: retired, North Pacific District

Rev. Annie Tucker

Deceased: Jan. 15, 2019
Last appointment: assisting minister, Frazier Mountain Community Church (Frazier Park Foursquare Church) in Frazier Park, Calif.

Rev. David Woodman

Deceased: Jan. 4, 2019
Last appointment: minister in transition, Heartland District

Rev. Willard Wolverton

Deceased: Dec. 28, 2018
Last appointment: retired, Heartland District


If a Foursquare credentialed minister in your life has passed away, and you are looking to notify the central office, please contact us by email.

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