The Rev. James Straukamp

The Rev. James Straukamp

article courtesy of the Rev. Mary Hauck of St. Michael's, Carmichael

The Rev. James E. Straukamp entered eternal life on Saturday evening, March 3, 2012.  

Fr. Straukamp was received into the Episcopal Diocese of Northern California on October 22, 1983 and assisted faithfully in several congregations.  A professor of history at Sacramento State University for many years, Fr. Straukamp was a particularly skilled guide in Biblical history and study.  

A service celebrating his life will take place at St. Michael’s Episcopal Church, Carmichael on the afternoon of Sunday, March 18 at 2pm, preceded by a viewing from 1:00 to 1:50pm in the Friendship Center.  A reception will follow in the Parish Hall. Clergy, please vest in white stoles. 

Cards and notes may be sent to Robert Hart, OSB at 2733 Rockaway Lane, Sacramento, CA 95835.

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