The following is a listing of Wesleyan pastors, missionaries and leaders who have passed away. These notices were received September 28 – October 11.

Dr. Melvin Dieter (93) died October 6. He served as the General Secretary for Educational Institutions for The Wesleyan Church. A full obituary will be available at a later date.

Esther “Marilyn” Lind (88) died August 22. She served with Wesleyan World Missions (now Global Partners) in Mexico and Colombia.

Rev. Rick Long (55) died September 29. He pastored in New York.

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