Death of a Beloved Professor
Celebrating the Life and Witness of
Rev. Dr. Gwen Sayler

The Rev. Dr. Gwendolyn Beth Sayler, William A. & John E. Wagner Professor of Biblical Theology and Distinguished Professor of Bible at Wartburg Theological Seminary passed away suddenly and unexpectedly on Monday, November 11, 2019. She was 71. Gwen served WTS faithfully as professor for twenty-nine years where generations of church leaders learned Hebrew Bible, ministry, and advocacy in her classes.

Visitation and Vigil
Friday, November 15th 2019 at 7pm

Memorial Service
Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 2pm

Both the Visitation and Memorial Service will be held in the Loehe Chapel of Wartburg Theological Seminary located at 333 Wartburg Place, Dubuque, IA 52003.

Read the entire Wartburg Theological Seminary announcement here.

Death of a Colleague's Wife
Heartfelt Sympathies
It is with heavy hearts that we share the news that Kathy Petersen, wife of Pastor A. Pete Petersen, passed away yesterday morning after a long battle with cancer. 

May God comfort Pastor Pete and his family during this difficult time.  Arrangements are pending.