Rev. J. Donald Zerbe

Retired pastor J. Donald Zerbe died on Tuesday, May 19, 2009. He is survived by three children: Richard Zerbe of Sutherlin, Oregon, Donald Zerbe of Roseburg, Oregon, and Elizabeth Marias of Kalispell, Montana; and by nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Condolences to the family may be sent to Elizabeth Marias, 1004 Sixth Avenue, East, Kalispell, MT 59901.
 
At last report, the memorial service still was being planned for a future date. 
 
Don Zerbe originally served in the West Michigan Conference before transferring to California-Nevada in 1950. In this Conference he served the Scott Valley Parish, Etna, Ft. Jones, Greenview, Vallejo: First, Mountain View: Trinity, San Jose: St. Paul's, Alameda: Twin Towers, Oakland: Central, Maxwell, and Willows churches before retiring in 1981.