The Rev. Mr. William Engels Wimer III

1/14/2014

The Rev. Mr. William E. Wimer III passed away on January 14, 2014. The Rev. Wimer is survived by his wife Alice, whom he met when they were both students at Yale Divinity School in 1942.  He was ordained as a minister in 1945 in what later became the United Church of Christ. The Rev. Wimer served at Immanuel Congregational Church in Beverly, Massachusetts, as well as churches in Rhode Island, Minnesota, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, California and England.  From 1963-1981, he was the Director of the Office of Audio Visuals for the Stewardship Council of the UCC. The Rev. Wimer is also survived by his three children, Allan Wimer (wife Robin Weiss) of Key West, FL, William Wimer IV of West Yarmouth, MA and Alice Wimer Erickson (husband Ken Erickson) of Gloucester, MA, in addition to grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

A memorial service was held at South Church in Andover, 41 Central Street, Andover, MA on Saturday, January 18, 2014.

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