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Home with Jesus

Feb 9, 2022

Alice Koontz

Alice Evelyn Koontz of Winona Lake, Ind. (wife of Charles Hollis Koontz), went home to be with her Lord and Savior whom she loved and served on Sunday, February 6, 2022, at Grace Village Assisted Living in Winona Lake, Ind., at the age of 89. Alice worked as church secretary at Winona Lake Grace Brethren Church, a Charis Fellowship congregation in northern Indiana (Kip Cone, lead pastor), for 26 years, retiring in 1995. Read the entire obituary here.


Dr. Rick Fairman

Dr. Richard G. “Rick” Fairman, 73, of Lititz, Pa., formerly of Baltimore, met Jesus face-to-face on Monday, January 31, 2022, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Rick was the loving husband of Judy K. Ashman Fairman. Over the years, Rick served as interim pastor for various congregations. Presently, he was serving as interim pastor of New Beginnings Charis Fellowship Church in Myerstown, Pa. He also taught in several Bible colleges and seminaries, including Grace Theological Seminary in Winona Lake, Ind. Read the entire obituary here.


John Dilling

John Robert Dilling, 93, of Seville, Ohio, passed away peacefully on Monday, February 7, 2022, at LifeCare Hospice in Wooster, Ohio. John is survived by his wife of 72 years, Patricia. John attended Grace Theological Seminary and pastored Grace Brethren Church in Canton, Ohio, for 18 years. John was a member at Grace Brethren Church in Rittman, Ohio. Read the entire obituary here.