RIP: The Rev. Carl P. Ijams

The Office of the Bishop has issued the following notice:

Jan. 10, 2018

Dear Friends and Colleagues,

We are saddened to inform you of the death of the Rev. Carl P. Ijams in Charlton, Massachusetts, on Jan. 3, 2018. Carl was canonically resident in the diocese for 56 years and served as a rector for 32 years before retiring in 1994. Carl served at Trinity Church, Newton Centre (1972 - 1993), the Church of the Holy Nativity, South Weymouth (1970-1972) and Trinity Church, Stoughton (1963-1970).

A memorial service will take place on Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, at 1:00 p.m. in the Chapel at the Overlook Masonic Healthcare Center, 88 Masonic Home Road, Charlton.

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 son:
Andrew Ijams
182 Center Depot Road
Charlton, MA 01507