Rev. Larry Masoner, a retired elder, passed away unexpectedly on Nov. 1 at the age of 68. Masoner was serving part-time at Lenora and Vici, having previously served in Mooreland, Watonga, Woodward-Faith, Fort Supply, Waynoka, Cheyenne Valley and Vian. Masoner is survived by his wife, Kelly. A service was held Nov. 6 at Woodward-First.
Rev. Leonard McCarty, a retired lay pastor, passed away on Nov. 19. McCarty served churches in Quinton, Copan, Vian and Gore between 2002 and 2014. A memorial service was held at Gore on Nov. 25.