A funeral will be held on Thursday, April 17 at Grace Baptist Church, Kansas City, Mo. Visitation will take place from 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., with the funeral service beginning at 11:00 a.m.
ALBION, Ind.—Ruth Hopewell, longtime missionary, died on April 4. She was 90.
STANWOOD, Wash.—Ralph “Rus” Edwin Waud, a retired pastor, died Nov. 22, 2013. He was 92.
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.—Joseph Balbach, who pastored several churches in Michigan, died on March 24 at age 92.
FULLERTON, Neb.—Roy Cupples, a church planter with Baptist Church Planters, died on March 7.
CLARKS SUMMIT, Pa.—Richard Engle, retired professor of Old Testament, Languages, and Literature at Baptist Bible Seminary, died March 9.