Candle Burning

The Candle Burning Program is offered by our Capital District UMW as a channel of Mission Giving. Persons may donate funds in honor of as well as in memory of loved ones. Each year at our annual meeting, a candle is burned for the number of hours funded through this channel of giving, the cost was $20.23 per minute for 2021 and Capital District raised $389.27. The burning of our Mission Candle symbolizes gifts to mission given on behalf of persons we love. In honor and memory of their lives, we burn our Mission Candle.

Donor/UMW Unit

Honoree Name

In Memory/In Honor

Berkeley UMW

Patsy Bucher

Doris Lyon

In memory

In memory

Covenant UMW

Henrietta McDermott

Jo Caskey

Nancy McCain

In memory

In memory

In memory

First UMW

Sandy Wilder

Gay Carnes

Clo Bains

Ruby Parker

Juana Leyva

Carolyn Oehler

Olivia Weldon

In honor


In memory

In memory

In memory

In memory

In memory


Oak Hill UMW

Marilyn Cannon

All United Methodist Women


Marilyn Elkins

Dotty Crain

Mary Beth Gartner

Jan Ramsey

In honor

In memory

In memory

In memory

In memory

Simpson UMW

Laurinda Harris

Helen Wright

Johnnie Gratten

Theresa Davis

Simpson UMW members

In memory

In honor

In honor

In honor

In honor

St. John’s - UMW

Emma Lea Mayton

Emma Lea Mayton

Hannah Circle

Hannah Circle

Hannah Circle

Marjorie Schoppe

Marjorie Schoppe

Marjorie Schoppe


Emma King

Frances Pierson

Jane Wilson

Judith O’Neil

Virginia Warrington

Judith O’Neil

Mary Ann Price

Virginia Warrington


In memory

In honor

In memory

In memory

In memory

In memory

In memory

In memory

Trinity UMW

CDolly Doss

Norma Pugh

J’Nevelyn Lloyd

In memory

In memory

In honor

Tarrytown UMW

Rev. Sid Hall, Emeritus

Frenny Hilfer

Jane Wise

In honor

In memory

In memory

Wesley UMW


Laura Giles

Margaret Tapscott

Billie Chambers

In memory

In memory

In honor

2021 UMW One Minute Women

The following women have achieved One Minute Woman status by personally contributing $20.23 for one minute or more of Candle Burning.

UMW Unit

Donor

St. John’s UMW


First UMW

Oak Hill UMW

Marjorie Schoppe

Emma Lea Mayton

Sandy Wilder

Marilyn Cannon