Wasser, Rev. Delbert


Del Wasser, 85, of Mercer County, son of George and Helen and last surviving member of his family, passed away August 23, 2021 in Johnstown, PA. 

Del married Pearl (Buchanan) in 1955 and together they raised seven children, two of whom predeceased Del. They have ten grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren.

Del served 35 years in the United Methodist Church, ministering in 13 different appointments. He began his ministry as a lay pastor in the Central PA Methodist Conference, became part of the Western PA UM Conference due to a boundary change and was received as an associate member in 1971. He retired from active ministry in 1999. 

A memorial Service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, September 4, 2021 at Bethel United Methodist Church in Lower Burrell, where his son Rev. Rex Wasser is the pastor.   A lunch will follow.