The following is a weekly listing of Nazarene ministers and leaders who recently went home to be with the Lord. Notices were received 12-16 November 2018.
Roma Gates, 87, of Temple City, California, passed away 10 November. She was a retired missionary, serving in Brazil. She is survived by her husband, retired minister and missionary Charles Gates, who served in Ohio, Maine, Kansas, Missouri, California, and Brazil.
William Gunter, 88, of Olympia, Washington, passed away 11 November. He was a retired minister and evangelist, serving in Washington and Georgia. He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Gunter, in 2008.
Raymond Hassinger, 84, of Massillon, Ohio, passed away 9 November. He was a retired minister, serving in Ohio and Pennsylvania. He is survived by his wife, Beatrice Hassinger.
Samuel Pickenpaugh, 84, of Mount Crawford, Virginia, passed away 12 November. He was a retired minister and district superintendent, serving in West Virginia, Virginia, Kansas, and Florida and leading the Western Australia District, Australian Northern Pacific, and Minnesota districts. He is survived by his wife, Grace Pickenpaugh.
Duane Yoesel, 79, of Palm Desert, California, passed away 11 November. He was a retired minister, serving in Illinois, Kansas, Colorado, Missouri, Idaho, and California. He is survived by his wife, Patricia Yoesel.
For previous editions of In Memoriam, see the "Passings" section by clicking here.
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--Compiled by NCN News