Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Fetzers in:
 • Reidsburg Cemetery
 • Reidsburg
 • Clarion County
 • Pennsylvania
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement

Changes are coming to Find A Grave. See a preview now.

Rev John A. Fetzer
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Jul. 12, 1909
Death: Oct. 15, 1983

Retired Pastor Dies — The Rev. John A. Fetzer, 74, a retired minister of the United Methodist Church who was a resident of the Meadville United Methodist Church Home, died Saturday, Oct. 15, 1983, in Meadville City Hospital. Born July 12, 1909, in Monroe Township, she was a son of the late John A. Sr. and Mary E. Over Fetzer. He was married June 21, 1939, to the former Dorothy L. McCullough, who died June 2, 1963. Rev. Fetzer was an ordained minister for the Western New York Conference of hte United Methodist Church. He served a pastorate in the Jamestown, N.Y. area. For his final years of ministry, he transferred to Pennsylvania, where he served the United Methodist Churches of Conneaut Lake, North East, and New Wilmington. Surviving are one brother, William K. Fetzer of Reidsburg, and a number of nieces and nephews. One sister, Mrs. Helen Neely preceded him in death. A memorial service was at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday (today) in the chapel of the Meadville United Methodist Home and Hospital with the Rev. Lynn A. Shindledecker, chaplain, officiating. Graveside services for the cremains were at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, at the Reidsburg Cemetery. The Rev. Glen Irvin of the First United Church in New Bethlehem officiated. The Wayne E. McNaughton Funeral Home in New Bethlehem was in charge of arrangements. *note: clipping has handwritten date, Aug. 15, 1983.

Rev. John A. Fetzer, 74, of Meadville, a retired minister of the United Methodist Church, died Saturday in Meadville City Hospital.   He was a resident of the Meadville United Methodist Home.   Born July 12, 1909, in Monroe Township, Clarion County, he was the son of the late John A. Fetzer Sr. and Mary E. Over Fetzer,   He was married June 21, 1939, to the former Dorothy L. McCullough. She preceded him in death June 2, 1963. Rev. Fetzer was an ordained minister for the Western New York Conference of the United Methodist Church. He served a pastorate in the Jamestown, N.Y., area.   For his final years of ministry, he transferred to Pennsylvania, where he served the United Methodist Churches of Conneaut Lake, North East and New Wilmington. He is survived by a brother, William K. Fetzer of Reidsburg; and several nieces and nephews.   The Wayne E. McNaughton Funeral Home in New Bethlehem is in charge of arrangements. There will be no visiting hours.  A memorial service will be held at 10:30 am Tuesday in the chapel of the Meadville United Methodist Home and Hospital. Rev. Lynn A. Shindledecker, chaplain, will officiate.  Graveside services for the cremains will be held at 2:30 pm Tuesday at the family plot in Reidsburg Cemetery, Clarion County. Rev. Glen Irvin of the First United Methodist Church of New Bethlehem will 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John A. Fetzer (1863 - 1939)
  Mary E. Over Fetzer (1872 - 1949)
 
 Spouse:
  Dorothy L. McCullough Fetzer (1906 - 1963)*
 
 Siblings:
  Helen Fetzer Neely (1901 - 1976)*
  William K. Fetzer (1904 - 1985)*
  John A. Fetzer (1909 - 1983)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Reidsburg Cemetery
Reidsburg
Clarion County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Pamela Myers-Grewell
Record added: Apr 28, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26469524
Rev John A. Fetzer
Added by: Pamela Myers-Grewell
 
Rev John A. Fetzer
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Sue
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service