GEORGE STEFFEN, father of the Rev. Thomas Steffen, formerly an Elder in Indiana Conference and since July 2010, an Elder in the Pacific-Northwest Conference, died on Friday, November 18, 2011. Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 21, at the Thoma/Rich, Chaney & Lemler Funeral Home, 308 West Washington Street in Bluffton, Ind. A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 22, at Epworth United Methodist Church, 1204 West Cherry Street in Bluffton with visitation one hour prior to the service at the church. Memorials contributions can be made to the Epworth United Methodist Church, 1204 West Cherry Street in Bluffton, IN 46714 or through the funeral home. Condolences can be sent to the Rev. Tom Steffen, 860 172nd Avenue NE, Bellevue, WA 98008. More information is available through this link to the online obituary: www.thomarich.com.