IN MEMORIAM: The Rev. Dr. John T. Docker '63


The Rev. Dr. John Thornley Docker, Class of 1963, died April 13, 2014, at Juravinski Hospital, Hamilton, Ontario, at the age of 76. He had been battling cancer for much of the past year, and died peacefully with his beloved wife of 45 years, Georgie and his sons at his side. A memorial service took place at Christ Church Cathedral, Hamilton, on April 17. Docker had recently celebrated the 50th anniversary of his ordination to the priesthood by the late Bishop Frederick Warnecke. He served at St. Mary’s, Wind Gap; St. Joseph’s West Bangor; Church of the Nativity, Newport; Christ Church, Rochester; on the staff of the Diocese of Bethlehem and the National Episcopal Church; and at St. Paul’s on the Hill, Ossining, NY.