The Rev. Dr. Max L. Stackhouse passed away on Saturday, January 30, 2016 at his home in Stockbridge, MA. He is survived by his wife, Jean Stackhouse; son Dale Stackhouse and daughter-in-law Robin Olds Stackhouse of Indianapolis, IN; son David and daughter-in-law Amy Stackhouse of Edgecomb, ME; daughter Sara Stackhouse and son-in-law Johan de Besche of Arlington, MA; grandchildren Molly, Zachary, and Violet; and sister Judy Harris of St. Louis, MO.
Dr. Stackhouse graduated from DePauw University and Harvard Divinity School, was ordained by the United Church of Christ. He went on to be internationally recognized as a theologian in the field of Christian social ethics.
To read more about the long career of Dr. Stackhouse: http://www.ants.edu/remembering-dr-max-l-stackhouse-1935-2016
A memorial service was held on February 13, 2016 at 3:00pm at the First Congregational Church UCC, 4 Main Street, Stockbridge MA. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Max Stackhouse to Covenant House (Attn: Sandra Latchman, 461 Eighth Avenue, New York, NY 10001-1810); or the Michael J. Fox Foundation (Grand Central Station, PO Box 4777, New York, NY 10163).