RIP: The Rev. Robert A. Mackie

The Office of the Bishop has issued the following notice:

August 8, 2017

Dear Friends and Colleagues,

We are saddened to inform you of the death of the Rev. Robert A. Mackie in Chelsea, Massachusetts, on July 27, 2017. Over the course of his 23 years of active ordained ministry, Robert served several congregations in the Diocese of Massachusetts, including St. John’s Church in Winthrop and St. Andrew’s Church in Hanover.

Visiting hours will be held on Wednesday, August 16 at St. John’s Church, 222 Bowdoin Street, Winthrop, from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m., followed by the funeral service at 11:00 a.m. Clergy are invited to vest and process – white stoles, please.

May the soul of God’s faithful servant departed rest in peace and may light perpetual shine upon him.

Faithfully yours,

The Rt. Rev. Alan M. Gates
The Rt. Rev. Gayle E. Harris

Condolences may be sent to his family in care of his widow:
Mrs. Myrna Mackie
95 Main Street
Winthrop MA 02152

Memorial donations may be made to:
MSPCA-Angell Memorial
350 S. Huntington Avenue
Boston MA 02130