The Reverend K. Brewster Hastings Funeral Service will be held on November 3, 2016 at 12:00 p.m. Relatives and Friends will be received at 11:00 a.m. St. Anne's Episcopal Church 2119 Old Welsh Road Abington, PA 19001
The Reverend K. Brewster Hastings was born in 1961 in Princeton, N.J. He received a B.A. from Hobart and William Smith College in 1984; M.Div. Union Theological Seminary in 1989.
He was ordained a Deacon on June 10, 1989 and a Priest on March 31, 1990 by the Right Reverend George Phelps Mellick Belshaw.
He was serving as Rector of St. Anne's Episcopal Church in Abington, Pennsylvania at the time of his death. He served as Interim at All Saints Episcopal Church in Lakewood, N.J., 1993 to 1994; Assistant Priest, Christ Church, Toms River N.J., 1990 to 1993; Curate at St. John's Church in Salem N.J.; 1989 to 1990.
Father Hastings authored
A Certain Kind of Affection, published in 2014, and The Only Way Out for Henry Clatt in 2013.
Father Hastings served on the Pastoral Care Committee at Abington Hospital; Board of the Emergency Food Bank for the Diocese of New Jersey; Christian Social Relations of New Jersey; Pastors United in Prayer, Abington; Resolutions Committee, Diocese of Pennsylvania; Society for the Advancement of Christian Faith in Pennsylvania.
He is survived by his wife Pamela and children, Maegan and Max Marin.
Condolences in care of may be sent to St. Anne's Episcopal Church.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be sent to St. Anne's Episcopal Church 2119 Old Welsh Road Abington PA 19001.
Rest eternal grant to him, O Lord, and let light perpetual shine upon him.