Obituary: Barbara Brautigam Caldwell

Sister Barbara (Brautigam) Caldwell died at Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, November 22, 2019, at age 76. She was born August 8, 1943, at Puerto Cabezas, Nicaragua, a daughter of Neil and Marie (Hodgson) Brautigam.

Sister Caldwell was united in marriage to Brother Douglas W. Caldwell on June 4, 1966, at the Old Chapel, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, and served alongside her husband in pastorates in Pennsylvania (Reading, College Hill, Central).

Son, Douglas, Jr.; daughter, Ashley; and two grandchildren survive Sister Caldwell. She was predeceased by her husband, Douglas, on July 17, 2014.

A memorial service was held November 30, 2019, at Central Moravian Church, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, with the Rt. Rev. C. Hopeton Clennon officiating. Burial was in Nisky Hill Cemetery, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Memorials were gratefully received for Rev. Dr. Douglas and Barbara Caldwell Center for Memory Care, c/o Moravian Village, 526 Wood Street, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.