Bishop Daniel Beaudoin recognized 40 “Servants of the Lord” for their years of service and commitment to their calling at an awards ceremony on May 25 for Rostered Ministers who reached a milestone of 25 years or more.

 Pictures of the ceremony can be seen here

The complete list of Rostered Ministers who reached a milestone are listed below.

Retirements

  • Rev. Dr. Marcus C. Lohrmann
  • Rev. Dane K. Meuschke

5 Years Ordained

  • Rev. Brenda Thomas Piper
  • Rev. Jaclyn M. Tiell
  • Rev. Amanda M. Oleson
  • Rev. Randolph R. Ketcham

10 Years Ordained

  • Rev. Cynthia L. Getzinger
  • Rev. Matthew S. Wheeler
  • Rev. Melissa A. Micham

15 Years Ordained

  • Rev. Clayton J. Bailey
  • Rev. Melinda Denny Elliot
  • Rev. Steven R. Smithberger
  • Rev. Timothy G. Reynolds

20 Years Ordained

  • Rev. Anita L Marshall
  • Rev. Elizabeth A. Ferne Johnson
  • Rev. Lori A. Strang
  • Rev. Robert C. Cochran
  • Rev. Shawn K. O’Brien

25 Year Ordained

  • Rev. Alvera J. Brandt
  • Rev. Melanie M. Haack
  • Rev. Sharon F. Stonerock

30 Years Ordained

  • Rev. Dr. Bradley A. Binau
  • Rev. Martin E. Billmeier
  • Rev. William C. Haggis II
  • Rev. Thomas H. Zulick

35 Years Ordained

  • Rev. Stephen M. Bauerle
  • Rev. Janine A. Dress
  • Rev. Dr. Blake R. Grandaard
  • Rev. Dr. Larry W. Knigga
  • Rev. R. Kevin Mohr
  • Rev. Mark A. Schuring
  • Rev. Richard M. Weaver

40 Years Ordained

  • Rev. David A. Bliss
  • Rev. Dr. Marcus C. Lohrmann
  • Rev. Ralph J. Mineo
  • Rev. Jerald K. Rayl
  • Rev. Richard O. Sauerlender
  • Rev. Michael E. Wiechers

45 Years Ordained

  • Rev. Dr. Paul W. DeMoss, Jr.
  • Rev. Christian F. Dittmar
  • Rev. Robert F. Gibson
  • Rev. Wilmer G. Hallman
  • Rev. James R. VanBrussel
  • Rev. Raymond H. Vance

50 Years Ordained

  • Rev. James W. Avers
  • Rev. Dr. Gerald W. Bauer
  • Rev. Richard W. Buchsteiner
  • Rev. Ray G. Gottschling
  • Rev. Dr. Thomas W. Lentz
  • Rev. Roger M. Marlow
  • Rev. David D. Proctor

55 Years Ordained

  • Rev. Dr. Ralph F. Schibler
  • Rev. Frederick M. Shuman

60 Years Ordained

  • Rev. James L. Barkenquast
  • Rev. Richard B. Sutter

Minister of Word & Service

20 Years

  • Patricia A. Haase

30 Years

  • Judith N. Atkins