Promoted to glory notices - 2021
Promoted to glory notices - 2021
Salvation Army officers and personnel who have been promoted to glory:
Major Stella Green was promoted to glory from her home in Bankstown (NSW) on Tuesday 23 March 2021. She was 94 years old. Our love, sympathy and prayers are extended to family, Marge and Gordon Turner, as well as her many friends. May God bring comfort to those who mourn her passing, confident in the knowledge that Stella is now with her Lord and Master. The funeral service celebrating the life and service of Major Stella was conducted by Lieut-Colonel Laurie Robertson on Thursday 1 April at The Salvation Army Campsie.
Captain Roy Wenham was promoted to glory from his home in Bundaberg (Qld) on Monday 15 March 2021. He was 84 years old. Our love, sympathy and prayers are with Doreen, Keith, Lynda, Malcolm, Neil and Shaun, their families, grandchildren, great-grandchildren and extended family. May God bring comfort to those who mourn his passing, confident in the knowledge that Roy is now with his Lord and Master. The funeral service for Captain Roy, conducted by Major Peter Pearson, was held on Friday 19 March 2021 at Bundaberg Citadel.
Major Glen Roy Williams was promoted to glory from his home in Lota, Queensland, on Wednesday 3 February 2021, aged 85. Glen is survived by his wife Margaret and children; Captain Gai Cathcart, (Representative RSDS SA - with Captain Peer Cathcart); Captain Adele Williams, (Corps Officer Maryborough Corps - Qld) and John Williams (with Sharon), (Manager Salvation Army Soundpoint Centre Goodna - QLD). Glen’s six grandchildren and extended family remember him with deep affection. A Christian gentleman, kind and patient, Glen was faithful in his service to Jesus, and loyal to The Salvation Army. He was gifted and talented and known for his encouragement and support to younger officers. Glen certainly lived his life in worship. All glory to God. The Thanksgiving Service for Major Glen Williams was held on Friday 12 February 2021, at The Salvation Army Bayside Community Church, Alexandra Hills Queensland.
Major Evelyn White, who resided at Bethany Aged Care Plus, Port Macquarie NSW, was promoted to glory at 88 years of age on Monday 1 February 2021. Our love, sympathy and prayers are with family and friends as they mourn the passing of Evelyn Rose White. The funeral service, conducted by Major Sue McGuigan, will be held 1pm Friday 5 February 2021 at The Salvation Army Port Macquarie.
Major Marguerite Hopkins, surrounded by her loving family, was promoted to glory from her home at Elermore Vale (NSW) on Wednesday 27 January 2021. Marge was 99 years old. Our love, sympathy and prayers are with Gwenda, Anne, Graham and Donald, their families, extended family and friends. The funeral service for Major Marge will be held 2pm, Monday 8 February 2021, at the Newcastle Worship and Community Centre, 67 Cleary Street, Hamilton NSW 2303.
Major Mavis Gilbert was promoted to glory on 10 January 2021 from her home at Riverview Gardens, Queensland. She was 90 years of age. Our love, sympathy and prayers are with friends honouring Mavis’ life. The funeral service for Major Mavis, conducted by Major Rodney Strong, was held on Monday 18 January at The Salvation Army Bundamba Corps.