A Memorial

In Memoriam

Rt Reverend Ian D Anderson

The Rt Reverend Ian D Anderson, Bishop of the Diocese of the Resurrection and Rector of Resurrection Anglican Church was called home to the Lord on April 5, 2021. Bishop Anderson faithfully served this congregation since 2009. He also served as the Presiding Bishop of the National, Reformed Anglican Church until 2019.

Bishop Anderson was a multitalented individual who enjoyed painting, traveling, and music. He proudly served our country in the United States Coast Guard and was the former Grand Pipe Master of the US Coast Guard bagpipers.

Bishop Anderson is survived by his wife Robin and his 3 adult children, 3 step-daughters, 6 grandchildren, and 9 step-grandchildren. He was laid to rest at the Jacksonville National Cemetery, in Jacksonville, Florida.

Bishop Anderson was a dedicated servant of the Lord and we, at Resurrection will miss him.

“Jesus said, Verily, verily, I say unto you, He that believeth on me hath everlasting life. I am the Bread of Life.” – John 6:47

A Memorial, What Makes Us Special

The Passing of Minor-Canon Ray Bradley, Organist for Resurrection Anglican Church

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Resurrection Anglican Church has lost our beloved first organist, Ray Bradley.  Ray was the type of musician who became the heart and soul of the instrument he played, and provided the verse and meter to our wonderful liturgy.

Ray was surrounded by his wife, Anna, and his children when he left this temporal life for an eternal one, and is now home with the Lord and Savior he loved so much.  Ray was a man of great faith, and despite his many health challenges remained a steadfast example of dedication to his faith and church.  We can’t thank him enough for his music, his gentle spirit, and his kindness.  We will miss you greatly dear friend.

Rest Eternal grant unto Him, O Lord, and May light perpetual shine upon him…

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Ray and his wife, Anna.

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Ray with his daughter, Nora. He was always smiling with a twinkle in his eye.

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Ray received a plaque for his retirement, but was quick to play again for the 2016 holiday season.

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We love you Ray!