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WILLIAM CHARLES WRENN


1929 - 2017
WILLIAM CHARLES WRENN Obituary
WRENN, William Charles 88 of Sandwich, died peacefully at home Saturday, December 23, 2017. He was the husband of Barbara Ann (Ellis) Peterson.

Born in Milford, MA, son of the late Linwood and Ada (Currie) Wrenn and brother of the late Ada Karasek. He earned a BA from Tufts University and an MDiv from Berkeley Divinity School at Yale University. After Ordination in the Episcopal Church in 1955, he served parishes in Fitchburg, MA and Brecksville, OH before moving into Career Counseling at both Tufts University and Babson College, retiring in 1999

In addition to his wife of 26 years, he is survived by his children Stephen Wrenn and wife Laura of Chugiak, AK, Priscilla Wrenn of Centerville, MA and Peter Wrenn, of Dummerston, VT; step-daughter, Barbara Conforti of Princeton, NJ; grandchildren, Amanda Wrenn, Ella Wrenn, Elisabeth Adams, Jesse Wrenn, Harrison Conforti, Joanna Conforti, and Chase Conforti; 2 great-grandchildren and 2 nieces and 1 nephew and his former wife Nancy (Cain) Wrenn of Newton, MA.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Celebration of his Life at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 27, 2017 at St. John's Episcopal Church, 159 Main Street Sandwich, MA. Burial at the St. John's Episcopal Columbarium. Donations in Bill's memory may be made to St. John's Episcopal Church. Arrangements by the Nickerson-Bourne Funeral Home 154 Route 6A Sandwich, MA. Please visit www.nickersonbournefuneralhome.com for online guest book.
Published in The Boston Globe on Jan. 14, 2018
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