We invite you to join us as we keep these individuals and families in our prayers this week.
LeVonne Cooke passed away on February 19. She was received into membership in 1984 by Rev. Mark Trotter and is survived by her daughter, Barbara Cooke, and grandson, Ryan (Brittany) Preston and grandchildren, Zachary and Juliette Preston. No services are planned.
Lois Gruber passed away on February 18. She was received into membership in 1960 by Dr. Noel LeRoque and is survived by many nieces and nephews. No services are planned.
LuVerne "Johnny" Johnson passed away on January 9. He was received into membership in 1993 by Rev. Susan Gregg-Schoeder and is survived by his wife, Joyce, children, Deborah (Clay) Setzer, Jonelle, Samuel, Robert (Ann), Timothy (Peggy), Michael (Barbara), nine grandchildren and stepchildren and many great-grandchildren. Services have been held.
Fernanda Madalena passed away on January 2. She was received into membership in 1973 by Rev. C.A. McClain and is survived by her children, Joyce Lohmann, Stephen Lohmann, stepdaughters, Jean Wilson and Anita Siskind, two grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Services are pending.
Carl Nelson passed away on February 11. He was received into membership in 1977 by Rev. Mark Trotter and is survived by his children, Tom (Maureen) Nelson, John Nelson, Janet (Doug) Peckham, Robert (Sandy) Nelson and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Services are pending.
Marilyn Prine passed away on December 3, 2019. She was received into membership in 2010 by Dr. Jim Standiford and is survived by her children, Jerri (Dennis) Palla, John (Karen) Prine, Roger (Annika) Prine, Helen Prine, Julie (Mike) Roland, nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Services have been held.
Muriel Thompson passed away on December 24, 2019. She was received into membership in 1998 by Rev. Craig Dorval and is survived by three nieces and a nephew, Linda Zerbst, Jay Holland, Kathleen O'Connor and Loujean Rehn. Services were held on January 14 in Colorado.
Gerrie Trewella passed away on February 1. She was received into membership in 1975 by Rev. George Davis and is survived by her children, Joy (Brian) Fryhling, Daniel (Renee) Trewella, Amy Trewella, and seven grandchildren. Services were February 15.
Wilma Vanover passed away on February 11. She was received into membership in 1977 by Rev. Mark Trotter and is survived by niece, Phyllis Foster, and many other nieces and nephews in Kansas. Burial will be at Greenwood Memorial Park on February 21.
Our sympathy is with:
Paul Owen and family on the loss of his mother, former member, Muriel Owen, who passed away on January 13. A service was held at the Chapel of Paradise Village on February 15.
Chris Todd and family on the loss of his father, the Hon. William Todd on January 30.
Artcel Ruiz, First Church receptionist, on the loss of her father, Arturo Lambinicio, who passed away on February 3.
Andrea Card and family on the passing of her son, Noel Card, from complications of MS on February 6 in San Jose.
Dave Bochert and family on the passing of his son, Joseph, in Texas.
Pat McAfee and family on the death of her sister, Rosalie Dancause, in Virginia on February 20.
A Prayer Quilt was presented on Sunday, February 2, for Elizabeth Moors at the Water's Edge. Please keep her in your prayers.
Congratulations to Kelly Merical and Steve Glor, who were married by Dr. Jim Standiford on February 2 in Trotter Chapel.
Members of our congregation in the military who are deployed and their families: