Clergy were recognized for their years of service to the Wisconsin Annual Conference on Saturday afternoon. The commission on Archives and History recognized 35 clergy for varying years of service, including seven with 60 years, one with 70, and three more: Robert R. Sanks and Robert J. Trobaugh with 71 years, and Marvin A. Schilling with 77 years. Bishop Hee-Soo Jung was also honored for 25 years of service.

In addition, 19 clergy retired this year after a combined 480 years of service:

  • Nancy Carmichael-Stoner
  • William Dow
  • Mary Ann Floerke
  • Cindy Glocke
  • Donald Gribble
  • Jane Haass
  • Gordon Lind
  • Donna Miller
  • Gail Mitchell
  • Joseph Mitchell
  • Carolyn Saunders
  • Mark Shaw
  • John Strassburger
  • John Sumwalt
  • William Swan
  • Lawrence Turner
  • Loretta Waegli
  • Richard Whitaker
  • Barry Yarbro