RIP: The Rev. Gayle Pershouse Vaughan

June 22, 2022

The family of the Rev. Gayle Pershouse Vaughan, who died on March 29, 2020, are happy to invite everyone to a memorial service on Saturday, July 2, 2022, at 10 a.m. at the Parish of the Epiphany, 70 Church Street, Winchester, Mass.

Bishop Alan M. Gates will preside and preach. The service will be followed by a reception in Hadley Hall on the church grounds.

The Office of the Bishop has issued the following notice:

April 2, 2020

Dear Friends and Colleagues,

We are saddened to inform you of the death of the Rev. Gayle Pershouse Vaughan in Lincoln, Mass., on March 29, 2020. She was ordained a priest by the Rt. Rev. Alan M. Gates on the Feast of the Presentation, Feb. 2, 2020, in her hospital room at Lahey Hospital.  She was an active member of the Parish of the Epiphany in Winchester for many years, and she served as a lay minister at Christ Church in Cambridge, and at St. Luke’s-San Lucas Church in Chelsea. Funeral arrangements are not yet complete.

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


The Rt. Rev. Alan M. Gates
The Rt. Rev. Gayle E. Harris

Condolences may be sent to her husband:
Dr. Frank Vaughan
106 Arlington Rd
Woburn MA 01801

Memorial donations may be sent to:
PO Box 5555
Somerville MA 02143