People in the News

New Regional Deans appointed by Bishop Michael Ingham and commissioned at Diocesan Synod are the Rev. Stephen Rowe of Epiphany Church, Surrey, regional dean for South Fraser; the Rev. Mark Lemon of St Hilda, Sechelt, regional dean for Capilano-Kingcome; and the Rev. John Marsh, Jubilee Cluster, regional dean for Burrard.


We named the wrong school in Hamilton, New Zealand, last month as the place to which the Rev. Trevor Fisher was headed. He left St. Francis-in-the-Wood, West Vancouver, late in June to become chaplain and teacher at St. Paul's Collegiate - not its archrival, Hamilton Boy's High School, as we reported.


Eight St. Martin's youth existed on water for 30 hours on Maunday Thursday through Good Friday. Together they raised $1,500 for World Vision. They were Vanessa Buchanan, Sophie Davies, Anna Drake, Hilary Duholke, Anthony Pratt, Jessica Pratt, Kelsie Priest and Harry Weaver.


Approximately 33 women of St. David's, Delta, attended the first ever parish Ladies' Retreat at Sumas Mountain, Abbotsford, organized by the Rev. Karin Fulcher. Joanne Woehrle and Allison Straker lead worship, and Susan Rivers served as resident manicurist.


Muriel McSherry , 89, wife of the Rev. Harold McSherry (ret.), died May 30. A memorial service was held June 4 at St. Matthias/St. Luke with the Rev. John Oakes officiating.