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Minister

Earl Frank Palmer, American minister. Recipient District Alumnus award, Princeton Theological Seminary, 1999.

Background

Palmer, Earl Frank was born on November 26, 1931 in McCloud, California, United States. Son of Lewis Ward and Myrtle Hovey Palmer.

Education

Bachelor, University California, 1953. Bachelor of Divinity, Princeton Theological Seminary, 1956. DDiv (honorary), Whitworth College, 1987.

Career

Minister of students University Presbyterian Church, Seattle, 1956—1964. Head minister Union Church of Manila, Malati, Philippines, 1964—1970, First Presbyterian Church, Berkeley, California, 1970—1991, University Presbyterian Church, Seattle, since 1991. Member, board trustees Princeton Theological Seminary, Princeton, New Jersey, New College, Berkeley, California.

Member, board governor Regent College, Vancouver, Canada.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Hiking, reading, mountain climbing.

Connections

Married Shirley Elizabeth Green, June 14, 1958. Children: Anne, Jonathan, Elizabeth.

father:
Lewis Ward

mother:
Myrtle Hovey Palmer

spouse:
Shirley Elizabeth Green

child:
Jonathan Palmer

child:
Elizabeth Palmer

child:
Anne Palmer