Gordon R. Van Zile, LCS ’70, was called home to be with the Lord on April 28, 2016, in Tulsa, OK.
Gordon enjoyed ministries in Illinois, Kansas, and Oklahoma. He taught and served on the administrative staff at Midwest Christian College in Oklahoma City and was a member of Osage Hills Christian Church in Tulsa. His hobbies included boating, camping and woodworking. Gordon loved spending time with his family. Surviving are his wife, Virginia Sue (Fry), LCC ’65, two children, Andy Van Zile and Stephanie (Patrick) Denton, two grandchildren, Jazmyne and Payton Denton, and sister, Martha (Jesse) Perritt. A celebration of his life was held on May 2, 2016 at Osage Hills Christian Church in Tulsa.