People In The News

Sympathy (Betty Storosko, O.N.)

Posted: April 8, 2024

Betty Storosko, O.N., faithful and devoted member of St. John’s, Port Dalhousie, died on Friday, April 5, 2024. The funeral service will take place at St. John’s Anglican Church (80 Main Street, St. Catharines) on Saturday, April 13 at 11:00am with a reception to follow in the parish hall. Visitation will be Friday, April 12 from 4:30-7:00pm at the George Darte Funeral Home (585 Carlton St., St. Catharines). Please remember her family, friends, and parish community in your thoughts and prayers.

Congratulations (Dr. Susan Wilson)

Posted: April 3, 2024

Congratulations to Canon Susan Wilson who successfully defended her Doctor of Ministry Thesis, “The Word is Very Near You, In Your Heart and On Your Lips: Learning and Telling Scripture by Heart Yields Growing Disciples,” on March 26, 2024!

Sympathy (Bishop Terry Brown)

Posted: April 2, 2024

It is with great sorrow that we share the news of the death of the Right Reverend Dr. Terry Brown over the Easter weekend. Bishop Terry faithfully served the Diocese of Niagara, the Anglican Church of Canada, and the wider Anglican Communion throughout his five decades of ordained ministry. Please hold Bishop Terry's family, friends, and colleagues in your prayers as they mourn. A service to celebrate his life will be held on Friday, May 3 at 1 pm at Christ’s Church Cathedral, Hamilton, with visitation before beginning at Noon. A reception will follow in the narthex.

Sympathy (Dorothy Hewlett)

Posted: March 25, 2024

It is with sorrow that we share the news of the death of the Reverend Dorothy Hewlett on March 21, 2024. Please hold Dorothy's family, friends, and colleagues in your prayers as they mourn. A service to celebrate her life will be held at a later date. May she rest in peace and rise in glory!

Retirement (Trish Foden)

Posted: March 13, 2024

After 10 and a half years of service to the diocese, Trish Foden, payroll, pensions, and benefits administrator, will be retiring effective May 31, 2024. She has been a steadfast and supportive presence, diligently attending to our payroll needs, as well as group benefit and continuing education inquiries. We have been blessed by Trish’s dedication and friendship and wish her all the best in her retirement.