‘In Memorium’


This page is dedicated to dear loved ones whose funerals we may not be able to attend due to the COVID-19 restrictions.


Errol Schutz’s funeral was at Concordia on Thursday, the 13th of August. Thank you to Robert N for being the organist. Here is the audio recording: (service starts at 4:35 mins)


Silvia Kruger’s funeral was held at Concordia on Wednesday, the 12th of August. Thank you to Winifred H for being the organist that day. Here is the audio recording of the service:


Merv Schulz’s funeral was held on Friday, July 31st at New Residence. Because of the change in COVID restrictions once again, only 100 people were allowed to be there. Please keep his loved ones in your prayers as they grieve their loss.

Click here for Funeral Sermon (Kohrt)

Vicar Stephen’s mother’s (Dawn) funeral was held privately, and live streamed  (June 23rd) in the church she grew up in, St Michael’s Gnadenfrei, Marananga, in the Barossa Valley.

In lieu of floral tributes, a donation to Bowel Cancer Australia or Laurel Palliative Care Foundation would be appreciated. 

The funeral for Norman Menz was held at the Loxton cemetery on Friday, June 5th by private arrangement. Sympathies to Barb and all members of the family. May you be comforted with the certainty of the resurrection of the dead and the life of the world to come for all who believe.

Norm’s funeral Service Order

Funeral Sermon

March 26th, 2020, was the funeral of Pastor Paul Albers at Hope Valley Lutheran Homes. Here is the obituary, the order of service, and Pastor Chris Gallasch’s sermon. Please keep Anna da Costa and her family in your prayers as they grieve their loss.

Paul Albers’ Obituary

Service Order

Funeral Sermon


An extraordinary performance by Louisiana State University Chamber Singers.
Anneli Fernandez – conductor.