In Memoriam: 25 May 2018

The following is a weekly listing of Nazarene ministers and leaders who recently went home to be with the Lord. Notices were received 21-25 May 2018.

Robert Cantrell, 77, of Mayfield, Kentucky, passed away 18 May. He was a retired minister, serving in Kentucky, Missouri, Illinois, and Georgia. He is survived by his wife, Ella Cantrell.

Virginia Hamrick, 89, of Zuni, Virginia, passed away 18 May. She was preceded in death by her husband, retired minister and evangelist Freeman Hamrick, who served in West Virginia, Virginia, Tennessee, and Alaska. Freeman Hamrick passed away in 2017.

Selden Kelley Jr., 91, of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, passed away 19 May. More information will be provided as it is made available.

Dale Worcester, 93, of Monroeville, Indiana, passed away 18 May. He was a retired minister, serving in Ohio, California, Missouri, Texas, Oklahoma, Illinois, and Indiana. He was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Worcester, who passed away in 1989.

Leon Wyss, 83, of Colorado Springs, Colorado, passed away 24 May. He was a minister, educator, and district superintendent, serving in Missouri, Texas, California, and New Mexico and leading the New Mexico and Colorado districts. He is survived by his wife, Elizabeth Wyss. 

For previous editions of In Memoriam, see the "Passings" section by clicking here.

Note: Please join us in prayer for the families who have lost loved ones. Click on names for full stories, funeral information, local online obituaries, and/or guest books (if available). To submit an entry of a minister or church leader, send to

--Compiled by NCN News

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