Funeral Arrangements for The Rt. Rev. Frederick Houk Borsch
Funeral Services to be held for
The Rt. Rev. Frederick Houk Borsch
A funeral for LTSP professor, teacher, colleague, and friend, The Rt. Rev. Frederick Houk Borsch will be held at the Church of St. Martin-in-the-Fields in Chestnut Hill (Philadelphia), 8000 St. Martin's Lane, on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at 1:00 p.m.
The service will be followed by a reception in St. Martin's Parish House. Interment will take place at a later date in Los Angeles, CA.
The Rt. Rev. Frederick Houk Borsch, PhD, Chair of Anglican Studies (retired), died Tuesday morning of complications of myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS). He was 81 and died in his sleep at his Philadelphia home, where he lived with his wife Barbara. Dr. Borsch was honored in 2014 with a renaming of the Episcopal Chair as the Frederick Houk Borsch Chair in Anglican Studies.