This week has brought news of the deaths of three members of the church.

Gloria “Lolly” Kinney, a longtime and beloved member of the church, passed away on June 13. A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, June 21 at 1:00 p.m. at Hancock.

Louise Rankin, longtime Hancock member, died Wednesday, June 15.  A memorial service will be held at Hancock in early July, and we will inform you as soon as the date is chosen.

Thomas Baird, age 101, has also died. Thomas and his wife Elizabeth were members of Hancock Church for 60+ years, before retiring to Andover. At the request of the Baird family, a private burial is planned.

Longtime Hancock member Janet Heard has died in New Hampshire. She was 103. A private family burial is planned.