News about Members and Former Members

News about EUU members and also, especially, about members who have left Europe.  Send news to webmaster@europeanuu.org

Ray Burlingame-Goff, 1953–2021

Ray Burlingame-Goff was a long-time active and beloved member of EUU, serving several terms as Vice-President and on the Nominating Committee as well as helping organize numerous retreats, creating and maintaining our software systems, hosting winter solstice celebrations and serving and helping in what other … read more.

The Rev. Steve Dick, One of EUU’s Founders

In December 2020, Steve Dick died unexpectedly. This was a shock to his many friends, including many of us in EUU. In recent years, through his work as Executive Director of ICUU (International Council of Unitarians and Universalists) and his visits to EUU fellowships and … read more.

In Memory of Steve Dick

I was asked for a few words about my memories of Steve Dick. Outside it is snowing, and everything is very white and still, and I am sitting at my computer trying to bring back the past, many decades ago, when Steve came into my … read more.

Appreciation for EUU’s amazing volunteers!

At the November 2020 AGM, Carolyn Burlingame-Goff announced the volunteer appreciation awards for 2020.

Founder’s Award
The “Founder’s Award” is given to an individual or individuals who have been involved in EUU for over ten years and have served in a variety of volunteer positions.
Martha … read more.

Carolyn Connor 1940–2020

Carolyn Connor, former EUU Vice President

By Sheri Byrd, former member of Kaiserslautern UU Fellowship

Carolyn was a member of the Kaiserslautern UU Fellowship and its associated women’s sacred circle for the years that I was there, 2002–2006. She was a wisdom figure for most of us … read more.

Remembering Fadel

byTerri J. Michos

My first memories of Fadel are sitting in the back at an EUU retreat and being both charmed and alarmed by his occasional commentary. Fadel was one who could turn on the charm, and also go on the verbal offensive for those things … read more.

Thinking of Fadel (Fadel Erian died of COVID-19 Mar 25)

by Martha Chorney

Fadel Erian 1937-2020

Fadel Erian was a founding member of the Netherlands Unitarian Universalist Fellowship (NUUF) in the late 1980s. Our group consisted of about 20–25 members from around the country and used to meet on Sundays in Leiden, at the 17th-century International House … read more.