RIP: The Rev. Dr. Edwin C. Pease Jr.

The Office of the Bishop has issued the following pastoral announcement:

Feb. 1, 2023

Dear Friends and Colleagues,

We are saddened to inform you of the death of the Rev. Dr. Edwin C. Pease Jr. in Kennett Square, Penn., on Jan. 28, 2023. Ed served as curate at St. Anne’s Church in Lowell from 1979 until 1981, rector of Christ Church in Medway from 1981 until 1992 and rector of St. Thomas’s Church in Taunton from 1996 until 1997.

A funeral service will be held on Sunday, Feb. 5, at 2:00 p.m. at the Church of the Advent in Kennett Square, Penn. Clergy are invited to attend and not to vest.

May the soul of God’s faithful servant departed rest in peace and may light perpetual shine upon him.

Faithfully yours,

The Rt. Rev. Alan M. Gates
The Rt. Rev. Carol J. Gallagher

Condolences may be sent to the family at:

Linda Clark
Kendal-Crosslands Communities 
P.O. Box 100
Kennett Square, PA 19348

Memorial donations may be made to:

The American Heart Association