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Alumni Obituary – Rev. Dr. Emery Percell

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Rev. Dr. Emery A. Percell, a retired member of the Northern Illinois Conference, passed away on Monday, December 2, 2019. During his ministry with the Northern Illinois Conference, he served Harding, Serena, Chicago: St. Stephen’s, Chicago: United Church of Hyde Park, Aurora: Wesley, Evanston: First, and Rockford: Christ.

He was 86 years old.

A memorial service was held on Sunday, February 2, 2020, at First United Methodist Church, 516 Church Street, Evanston, IL. Messages of condolences may be sent to his family:

Rev. Deb Percell
448 West Hawthorne Court
Lake Bluff, Illinois 60044


Central Christian College of Kansas is a four-year collegiate institution that strives to offer Christ-centered education for the whole person through four core characteristics: heart, soul, mind, and strength. Its history dates back to 1884, and it is located in the friendly town of McPherson, Kansas. Central is a strategically small college that offers over forty areas of residential study and a thriving online program for non-traditional students. To learn more about Central, go to Visit the Foundation of Central Christian College to see what projects and events are coming up. Also, go to the Alumni page on Central Christian College of Kansas for more information on alumni happenings at CCCK.

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