The following is a listing of Wesleyan pastors, missionaries and leaders who have passed away. These notices were received through January 30 – February 26.

Rev. Nelson Crowell (92) died January 14. He pastored in New York.

Dr. John Dunn (85) died February 3. He pastored in Arizona, served as district superintendent of the Arizona-New Mexico District and served as executive director of Wesleyan Investment Foundation.

Rev. Robert (Bob) Hughes (91) died February 16. He pastored in Oklahoma.

Rev. Alvin Jolley (67) died February 14. He pastored in California.

Rev. Donald Karns (89) died January 30. He pastored in Indiana and served with Wesleyan World Missions (now Global Partners) in South Africa, Guyana, Liberia and Zimbabwe.

Rev. Grayson Lorenz (24) died February 24. He pastored in North Carolina.

Clara West (73) died February 7. She served as a Global Partners missionary in Peru. (No online URL was available at time of publication.)

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