Rev. Charles L. Birchmier passed away on Monday, February 11, 2013.
Services will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, February 16 at Kenwood Park United Methodist Church, 175 34th Street NE, Cedar Rapids, IA. (All clergy attending are asked to robe and wear a white stole.) Visitation will be held on Friday, February 15 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at the Cedar Memorial Park Funeral Home, 4200 1st Avenue NE, Cedar Rapids.
Rev. Birchmier served Radcliffe-Ellsworth; Plymouth-Rock Falls; DeWitt; West Bend-Mallard; Fort Dodge, Epworth; Waterloo, St. Paul’s and Marengo.
Survivors include his children: Vonda Birchmier of Cedar Rapids; Evone Vognsen, 1819 23rd Street NW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52405 and David of Portland, OR.
Memorials may be sent to the family for future designation.
Bishop Trimble and the Cabinet – February 13, 2013