On June 8, during the Clergy Executive Session of the 2011 Indiana Conference, these individuals were approved for retirement. Each is listed followed by the years of service. They include: Randall Brady, 10; Steven Brittenham, 19; Janice Sue Cartee, 25; Robert Hayes-Bennett, 31½; Cynthia Anne Kumeh, 17½; Mary Z. Longstreth, 39; Eugene Merrick, 21; Michael Neff, 7; Ray “Bud” Probasco, 32½ ; Jose Ramirez, 3; Jack Shake, 18; Paul Shankland, 5; Lynn Snyder, 15¾; Katharine Walker, 24½; Judith Adams, 14; Donald Brenneman, 36; Jean Brindel, 36; Kenneth Burcham, 26; Gordon Burton, 36; Robert Coleman, 39; Ted Cutrell, 26; Kaye Ferguson-Patton, 16; Paul Fulp, 29½; J. Morris Hannah, 27; Michael Heath, 33; Barb Hedrick, 5; Rosella Helms, 8; Thomas Hoehner, 26; Hollis Huber, 26½; Ronald Johnson, 9; James Lamb, 4; James MacDonald, 25; James McDowell, 8; Mary Ellen McGawn, 14; Ed Mead, 15; M. Kent Millard, 47; Philip Mitchell, 12; Pamela Montgomery, 21; Blake Neff, 32; Norm Nellis, 41; Keith Olson, 39; Charlotte Overmyer, 21; Michael Reed, 36; Jo An Schaetzle, 6½; David Schwarz, 22; John Smith, 37; John Wantz, 31; Karen Rhoades Welling, 19; Doug Witt, 30½; Joe Wyatt, 39. The 2011 Indiana Conference retirees represent 1,161 years of service.

A service of Retirement Recognition was held on June 10 during the morning session.