Rev. Richard A. Bentzinger


Rev. Richard A. Bentzinger passed away on Saturday, August 21, 2010. 


A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 2:00 pm on Sunday, August 29 at the Donnellson United Methodist Church, 221 University Street, Donnellson, IA.  (All clergy attending are asked to robe and wear a white stole.)  


Rev. Bentzinger served at Moulton; Altoona; Des Moines, St. John’s and Newton, First.  He retired in 1988.


Survivors include his wife, Ruth of Donnellson, IA; daughters:  Rebecca Jane Bentzinger of Washington, DC and Sarah Kathryn Calarahan of Sioux City, IA and sons:  John Wesley Bentzinger of New York City, NY and Philip Enberry Bentzinger of Lawrence, KS.


Memorials may be sent to the United Methodist Committee On Relief (UMCOR) or the Donnellson United Methodist Church, Building Fund.


Bishop Trimble and the Cabinet – August 24, 2010