Updated: The Rev. Dr Robert E. Bornemann, Anna Burkhalter Professor Emeritus of Old Testament and Hebrew at The Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia (LTSP), died the morning of Good Shepherd Sunday, May 3, at his home at 7148 Crittenden Street, Philadelphia, PA 19119. He died peacefully, and his wife Agnes and his family were able to be with him. The Memorial Service of Celebration for Dr. Bornemann is Thursday, May 7 at 1:30pm, Trinity Lutheran Church, 5300 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia (Germantown), PA 19144.
Rest eternal grant him, O Lord; and let light perpetual shine upon him.
Please keep Dr. Bornemann's wife, Agnes, their children, John, Annamary, Elizabeth, Katherine, and their grandchildren in your prayers.
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