Funeral of Larry Mahl on Friday, October 27, @ 12 noon

We will give God thanks and praise for the life and witness of Larry Mahl, 96, on Friday, October 27, at 12 noon in the parish church. A reception and visitation with the family will follow in the McCombs Fellowship Hall. Larry and Pat have been married 68 years and have been members of St. Matthew’s from 1963 to 1978 and again from 1990 to the present. Their adult children Judy, Lori, and Jeff will be present with other relatives.

Rest eternal grant Larry, O Lord, and let Light perpetual shine upon him. Amen.

Harry Lawrence Mahl, Jr. “Larry”

St Matthew's Pastor Sam Zumwalt


The Rev. Dr. Samuel Zumwalt has worked in churches for 47 years and in May 2023 celebrated the 42nd anniversary of his ordination to the holy ministry. He is a member of the Society of the Holy Trinity ( In 2004, Pr. Zumwalt moved with his family to Wilmington from Texas, where he served for 23 years as pastor of small, midsize, and large congregations.