The Reverend Joseph A. Gillespie

The Reverend Joseph A. Gillespie

12/12/2015

Let us remember with thanksgiving the life and ministry of Rev. Joseph A. Gillespie, 88, of Huntington Station, NY who died on December 12, 2015.
 
Rev. Gillespie was ordained a deacon in the New York Conference in 1982 and an elder in 1984. In 1982 he served the Islip United Methodist Church, and from 1983 to 1992 he served the West Hills United Methodist Church in Huntington Station. Rev. Gillespie retired in 1992. In his retirement he served two Vermont churches in the Troy Conference.
 
Rev. Gillespie is survived by a large, loving family of children and grandchildren.
 
Visitation is Wednesday, December 16, 2015 from 7pm to 9pm at the A.L. Jacobsen Funeral Home, 1380 New York Avenue, Huntington Station, NY, 11746. The funeral will take place on Thursday, December 17, at 9:30am at St. Elizabeth Church, 175 Wolf Hill Road, Melville, NY, 11747. Interment will be at Pinelawn Memorial Park, Farmingdale, NY, 11735.