Prayers are asked for the repose of the soul of the Rev. Peter Bird who died December 24, 2017. He was 74. He is survived by his wife, Lila Roberts-Bird.
Peter received a B.A. from Ripon College and a J.D. from Southern Methodist University and an M.Div. from Nashotah House. He was an active lay leader for many years at the local, diocesan and national levels of the Episcopal Church and was ordained to the priesthood December 21, 2000. He served as Vicar of Holy Trinity, Waupun from 2000 until retirement in 2012. As a retiree he served as a supply priest for many congregations, including as Regular Supply for St. Paul, Plymouth.
Visitation will be Friday, January 12 at St. Thomas, Menasha from 12:00 noon - 2:00 p.m. followed by a funeral service at 2:00 pm with military honors. There will be a reception in the parish hall afterwards. All are welcome. Give rest , O Christ, to your servant with your saints, where sorrow and pain are no more, neither sighing, but life everlasting. Obituary here.