Gratitude for Bill's Memorial Service

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The Ministerial Robe of the Reverend William B. Rolland

As we think about our memorial service for Bill, we are filled with gratitude for the beautiful collaboration, meticulous execution and loving spirit so many brought to our community service. We thank Stevenson School for their full-hearted partnership, especially. . . Julie Ostarello; Jeff Barrett and his student assistant, “Dom”; Mary Hernandez; Ed DiYanni; Tony Sollecito; Joel Fricker; Ally Wenzel; Danielle Stornetta. We thank our church members and staff for inspired work in the midst of deep grief. .  . Melinda Coffey Armstead; Mary Wiltse; Terri McPherson; Kerstin Holmes; Mia Jarick; Steve Bellevance; Jan Stine; Donna Tuma; Linda Mackie; Janet McDaniel; Jack Davis; Sherry St. Clair; Bob Janzen; Joe Wandke; Paula Beckman. And we thank our Musicians, whose performances expressed our grief and our hope. . . . Solmaaz Adeli; Edwin Huizinga. Saturday, January 26, 2019 will be remembered not only as the day we praised God for Bill, but also a day we showed Bill’s legacy:  a crisscrossing  tartan of vibrant friends, inspired to serve as Bill. Grateful to be woven into your life, Joanne