Pastoral Care Announcement: Sam Stubblefield

Sam Stubblefield Sam Stubblefield died on Tuesday, July 28 after fighting metastatic lung cancer for years. Sam, Liz Muth, and their children, Drew and Evan, have been part of our First Unitarian Church community in recent years participating in religious education and worship. Sam was a well loved pediatric hospitalist...

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Pastoral Care Announcement: David Sheppard

David Sheppard As we announced on Wednesday, long-time First Unitarian member David Sheppard died on Tuesday, July 28, 2020. We also extend our care and concern to David and Gayle’s children Rebecca, Paul, and Marc and we hold Gayle with love and affection as David’s loyal and loving presence is...

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Sad News

With heavy hearts, we announce that Scott Davidson unexpectedly died at home on Monday, June 22 at the age of 63. Scott (the son of Henry and Helen Davidson) grew up at First Unitarian Church and became an adult member. He and Rebecca Fisher were married at the church on...

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Sad News

With a heavy heart, we announce the sudden and unexpected death of Scott Ward on Friday, June 5. Scott was our beloved Honorary Minister of Music, having served this congregation for 27 years until his retirement this past January. Scott had been doing well, but suffered a traumatic fall from which he...

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Sad News

Richard and Carole Chinman were members of this church from 1983 through 2002 when they relocated to Massachusetts. Carol recently died on April 9th, just 11 days short of her 90th birthday. Richard and Carole both have been longtime Unitarian Universalists and both worked in marketing at DuPont. At First...

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Celebrating the Life of Peter Cirker

On Saturday, May 16 at 3:30 p.m., please join us for an online memorial service as we honor and celebrate the life of Peter Cirker, First Unitarian member, musician, and friend who died in April. We will host the service on Zoom. To join please use this link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81013714112 Or...

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Sad News

With heavy hearts, we announce that Marge Meyermann died in the early morning on May 7. Marge was 96 years old and was a beacon at First Unitarian and in our larger community during her many years of work and volunteerism. Marge joined the church in 1947, raising her daughters...

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Sad News

Nancy Travis Wolfe, a long-time member, passed away on March 25. There are no plans at this time for a memorial service. She will be missed and we offer our condolences to her family. You can view her obituary by clicking this link. Peter Cirker died on April 2 after...

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Sad News

We are saddened to report that long-time First Unitarian member Lew Collat died this past Monday on his 94th birthday. All are invited to join his wife, Mary, and their three children and other family and friends for a memorial service this Saturday, February 29, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. in...

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Sad News

Joan Walls died on February 3, 2020 at the age of 92. Joan and Wes had been married for 64 years, prior to his death on April 14, 2019. Joan and Wes were long-time members of First Unitarian Church and raised their children here. We extend care and concern to...

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Sad News

Jean M. Kennedy, died on January 10 at the age of 95. Jean and her late husband Bill retired to Wilmington in 1990 and became active members of First Unitarian Church and at Osher. Jean was a dedicated office volunteer. We are grateful for Jean and Bill’s presence in our...

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Virginia “Ginny” Ladig 

Virginia (Ginny) Ladig died at the age of 77 on January 4, 2020. Ginny and her husband, Bob, joined the church in 1971. She volunteered in children’s classes for several years and served as Secretary of the Board in 1985/86. We extend our care and concern to her husband, Bob and...

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