Memorial Service to be Held for Peter Synnestvedt at Dewald Chapel
April 13, 2010
A memorial service will be held for Dr. Peter Synnestvedt, emeritus professor of music at Mount Union College, on Monday, July 19 at 7 p.m. in Mount Union's Dewald Chapel.
Synnestvedt passed away on July 11. He was a member of the faculty at Mount Union from September 1, 1968 through May 31, 1997.
Synnestvedt received both his bachelor's degree and master's degree in music from the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, NY. He received his doctor of musical arts degree from the College Conservatory of Music at the University of Cincinnati.
Dr. Lewis Phelps, emeritus professor of music at Mount Union, will provide the music for the memorial service. The family asks that any memorial donations be directed to Rodman Public Library or to the General Church Office of Evangelization at PO Box 743, Bryn Athyn, PA 19009.