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Abraham C Van Der Puy
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Birth: Oct. 11, 1919
Death: Apr. 3, 2003

Abraham was a missionary assigned to Ecuador, a broadcaster, leader of the HCJB world radio.

Abraham graduated from Wheaton College in 1941 and received a doctorate of divinity from Wheaton in 1965.

He served as president of the NRB-National Religious Broadcasters from 1975 until 1978. He was also an accomplished author and speaker.

He married Marjorie Saint(nee; Farris). She was a missionary in Ecuador married to Nathanael Saint, one of five American missionaries who were speared to death by the Waodani/Huaorani a native Amazon tribe. Abraham married Marjorie some time after Jan 1956 and helped to raise her three children; Kathy, Steve & Phil.

He is buried here, near Marjorie and her granddaughter Stephenie Saint.
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  Marjorie Farris Van Der Puy (1923 - 2004)*
 
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Note: This marker is in the original Hillcrest Cemetery that is now part of Highland Memorial Park Cemetery.
 
Burial:
Highland Memorial Park
Ocala
Marion County
Florida, USA
Plot: Parkside, Lot 43, Space 1
 
Maintained by: Leslie W. Saint
Originally Created by: Marion County Genealogic...
Record added: Jul 03, 2009
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Abraham C Van Der Puy
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 Added: Oct. 11, 2012
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- Jeannie
 Added: Jun. 9, 2012
"My Father's house has many rooms; If that were not so, would I have told you that I am going there to prepare a place for you? And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come back and take you to be with me, that you also may be where I am. You know...(Read more)
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