We are saddened by the loss of our beloved Rev. David Fergus With who passed away Friday, June 4, 2021 at the age of 83. He was predeceased by his parents, Fergus With and Beatrice With. David is survived by his wife, Nancy With and three children and spouses, Randal and Roberta With, Thomas and Jill With and Jeannie and Mike Haight as well as his 5 Grandchildren – Daniel, Thomas, Lindsay, Matthew, and Lauren. David is also survived by his sister Nancy Larson.
David was born May 1, 1938 in Milwaukee, WI. He grew up in Whitefish Bay, WI where he graduated from Whitefish Bay High School and went on to attend the University of Wisconsin. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin in 1960 and attended Nashotah House Seminary. He was ordained September 22nd,1963 alongside his father – Fergus With. David served at several parishes in Minnesota and Wisconsin before finding his home at St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church in 1975. He was Associate Rector for 7 years. In 1981 he became the 5th Rector at St Michael’s and served in this position until 1995. David departed St. Michael’s to serve as an interim minister for the next 13 years until he retired in 2007. David loved to travel, play golf and root for his favorite sports teams: the Royals, KU Basketball, UW Football and the Chiefs. Throughout his ministry, he touched many lives through his charity work, missions, sermons, marriage ceremonies, baptisms, and funerals. David was a man of deep faith and service to others. His love of life and of the goodness in all people were the cornerstones of his relationship with the world.
Memorial Contributions in Memory of Reverend With may be given to Saint Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church.
The funeral will be live streamed through St. Michaels You Tube page. The link is https://www.youtube.com/c/StMichaelsMission/featured. https://www.youtube.com/c/StMichaelsMission/featured.
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Memorial Service for
The Rev. David F. With
May 1, 1938 - June 3, 2021
Saturday, June 12th at 2:00 PM
St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church
Reception immediately following in Spencer Hall