The Rev. Gordon R. Naser died on Saturday, March 12, 2016, at Rutland Regional Medical Center in Rutland VT. He was 87. He was predeceased by his wife Janet (Sullivan) Naser on June 23, 1999; and a brother Robert A. Naser on Feb. 15, 2015. He is survived by a daughter Ada-Marie Naser, a son Eric Naser, a sister Lucina Sekulski, grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
He graduated from Castleton State College, Bangor Theological Seminary and Chicago Theological Seminary. He was a pastor at parishes in Vermont, Maine, Illinois, Ohio and Holyoke, Massachusetts.
There will be no public calling hours or funeral service. Memorial contributions may be made to the Lupus Foundation of America, 2000 L Street, NW Suite 410, Washington, D.C. 20036; or to the Habitat for Humanity of Rutland County, 6 Court St., Rutland, VT 05701.
Read his obituary in the Rutland Herald.