Rev. Otis Pedrick (85) passed away at his home in Arlington, VA on Wednesday, May 11, 2016 after a long illness. Otis, who grew up in Pennsville, NJ, graduated in 1949 from Penns Grove High School. In 1955, he graduated from seminary at Eastern Pilgrim College in Allentown, PA and served as an ordained minister. Rev. Pedrick spent many years in construction and in ministry, including several years on staff at Christian Fellowship Church.
Rev. Otis Pedrick is survived by wife, Elizabeth Pedrick; three children, son Larry (Sonia) of Washington, DC, son Bob, and daughter Joyce Lutz, both of Salisbury, MD; two step-children, John (Angela) Teter of Williamsburg, VA, Trudy (Ethan) Poole of Vienna VA; ten grandchildren; brother, Samuel Pedrick Jr. of NE; and sister Doris Wilson of NJ. He is predeceased by parents, Samuel and Alma and brother Leonard.
Family will receive friends on Saturday, May 28th, 2016 from 11AM to 12PM at the Calvary Church of the Nazarene, 8220 Little River Turnpike, Annandale, VA 22003 where a memorial service and reception will follow at 12PM.
In lieu of flowers, gifts in memory of Otis Pedrick may be made to: Yielded Evangelical Servants (Y.E.S.), c/o Liz Pedrick, 6599 Williamsburg Blvd., Arlington, VA 22213-1337, to support his grandaughter and her husband's missionary work in Tasmania.