On April 3, 2020, SPADE Board Chairman, Arasu Rajaratnam, received the news that his brother, Chander, passed away peaceably in his sleep. Chander was 83 years old.  He and his wife, Niloufer, have been in India since December.  They moved from Bensalem, PA several years ago to Charlotte, NC.  Besides his wife, Chander is survived by a son and daughter and grandchildren.  Chander was one of the original Board Members of SPADE and served in this position until his move to NC, but remained on the Board as Board
Member Emeritus.

Charlotte McFarland ~Rejoicing in Glory!

A Celebration of Life Service for Charlotte McFarland will be held at the First Presbyterian Church of Bethlehem, 2344 Center St, Bethlehem, PA 18017 on Saturday, February 18th at 1:00 P.M. Light refreshments to follow service.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to SPADE INTERNATIONAL designated for “Charlotte’s Cottage” . The former gift shop building will be restored in her honor.

If you are able to bring cookies or brownies, etc. it would be greatly appreciated since the family has no idea how many people will attend.

Please continue to keep Howard and the family in prayer.