Church News: Deaths

• John Edwin Heward Jr., 93, who served as mission president in Ecuador from 1973-1976, died Aug. 31, 2004, in Mesa, Ariz. A sealer for 19 years in the Mesa Arizona Temple, he also served a temple training mission in Guatemala and Mexico.

• Keith Hale Hoopes, 73, president of the California San Jose Mission from 1990-1993, died on June 19, 2004 in Provo, Utah. He was a former bishop and stake president.