Order of Service
Nancy L. Rieser
 Celebration of Life
April 11, 2021
2pm

 

Music/Slides: “Song for Nancy” by Lori Muskat

 

Welcome                                                                                       Rev. Ellen Quaadgras

 

Chalice Lighting by Albert Schweitzer                                          Amy Abel
At times our own light goes out and is rekindled by a spark from another person. Each of us has cause to think with deep gratitude of those who have lighted the flame within us.

 

Tributes and Sharing – Family Life                                             Mary Kreider

 

Music/Slides – Family: “Fur Elise” by Ludwig van Beethoven

 

Reading: “In Lieu of Flowers” by Shawna Lamay                          Doris Duarte

 

Tributes and Sharing – Sharing Locker                                      Donna Poland

 

Tributes and Sharing – Women of Westminster                         Kate Gillis

 

Music: “Be Like a Bird” Composer Unknown                              Women of Westminster

 

Tributes and Sharing – Social Justice                                         Kamila Barzykowski

 

Music/Slides – Church: “We Will Bend the Light” by Lori Muskat

 

Tributes and Sharing – Outdoors and Gardening                      Jill Baker

 

Music/Slides – Passions: “Love Gets Us Through” by Lori Muskat

 

Tributes and Sharing – “Wild Women”                                        Joyce Kieffer

 

Music/Slides – Friends: “Wind Beneath My Wings” by Bette Midler

 

Reading: “For the Love of the World” Charlotte Tall Mountain       Rev. Barbara Fast

 

Prayer                                                                                             Rev. Ellen Quaadgras

 

Closing Words  by Rabindranath Tagore

 

Postlude/Still Photo: “Spirit of Life”

 

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