In Memoriam: Browne Barr, former trustee

February 4, 2009

Browne Barr, Trustee Emeritus of Pacific School of Religion, died February 1 in Santa Rosa, CA. During his two terms on the Board of Trustees at PSR (1970-1978 and 1986-1995) he was on numerous committees, including the committee which composed the most recent mission statement of the seminary, as well as the nominating and Earl Lectures committees. The author of several books, he was senior minister at First Congregational Church in Berkeley from 1960 to 1977 and dean of San Francisco Theological Seminary (1977-1983). There will be a service for Browne Barr at FCCB on March 8 at 2pm.