JAMES V. BENNETT, retired pastor (NIC), died Sept. 5, 2007. A memorial service was held Sept. 9 at the North Webster United Methodist Church in North Webster, Ind. with burial in the North Webster Cemetery, Mock Addition. Survivors include: his wife, Evelyn; two daughters, Karen Harris of Pierceton, Ind. and Marilyn Akers of Lebanon, Ind.; two sons, Mark Bennett of Richmond, Va. and Tim Bennett of Omaha, Neb.; nine grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and three brothers. Condolences can be sent to Evelyn Bennett, 23 EMS B11 Ln., Pierceton, IN 46562. Memorials can be given to the North Webster UMC Building Fund, P.O. Box 282, North Webster, IN 46555-0282.
MAURICE BROCKMAN, retired pastor (SIC), died Sept. 4, 2007. A memorial service is scheduled for 2 p.m., Nov. 3 at First United Methodist Church in Bloomington, Ind. Survivors include: son, David E. Brockman, 3806 Pepper Chase, Bloomington, IN 47401; daughter, Teresa Littrell; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
ALLAN D. BYRNE, retired pastor (NIC), died Sept. 23, 2007. A memorial service was held Sept. 27 at First United Methodist Church in Whitewater, Wisc. A committal service was held Sept. 27 at the Sunny Slope Cemetery in Saunemin, Ill. A second memorial service was held Sept. 29 at First UMC in South Bend, Ind. Memorials can be given to Garrett Evangelical Theological Seminary, 2121 Sheridan Rd., Evanston, IL 60201 for the Allan & Mary Beth Byrne Scholarship.
SUSAN G. KASTER, wife of the Rev. William R. Kaster (pastor at Plymouth Trinity UMC-NIC), died Sept. 22, 2007. A memorial service was held Sept. 30 at Trinity UMC in Plymouth, Ind. Survivors include: her husband, William; four children, Mary Kaster of Sebastopol, Calif.; Michael Kaster of Indianapolis, Peter Kaster of Plymouth and Rebecca Kaster and her two children of Michigan City. Memorials can be made to Plymouth Trinity UMC, 425 S. Michigan St., Plymouth, IN 46563-2719, for the Royal Family Kids Camp.
JOHN LIKE, retired pastor (SIC), died Sept. 3, 2007. A memorial service was held Sept. 6 at the Anderson Poindexter Funeral Home in Linton, Ind. Survivors include: wife, Joeann Like, RR2 189 Apt 12-1 Linton, IN 47441; and son, Joey Like.
SUE TAYLOR, spouse of the Rev. O.P. Taylor (SIC), died Sept. 10, 2007. A graveside service was held on Sept. 14 at the Fillmore Cemetery in Greencastle, Ind. Survivors include: Husband, O.P. Taylor, 400 Longcastle Dr B-7, Greencastle, IN 46135; son, Mark Taylor, one grandchild, and three grandchildren.
MARIANNE N. TEMPLE, wife of the Rev. Paul R. Temple, retired Elder (NIC), died July 23, 2007. A memorial service was held on July 28 in the chapel of the Otterbein-Lebanon Retirement Center in Lebanon, Ohio. Survivors include: her husband, Paul R. Temple; sons, Prof. Harold L. Temple and Dr. Gordon P. Temple; daughter, Dr. Carolyn T. Adger; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Condolences can be sent to the Rev. Paul R. Temple, 585 N. State Road 741, Lebanon OH 45036.
ANNA WINTLE, widow of the late Rev. Fred S. Wintle (NIC), died Sept. 1, 2007. A memorial service was held Sept. 7 at St. Andrew United Methodist Church in West Lafayette, Ind. She is survived by two nieces, Nancy Kincaid and Karen Debellis.