Or you can reach us at:

Bethel Lutheran Church
425 Crestview Dr. 
Boardman,  OH   44512

Phone: 330-758-5745
Fax:    330-629-8658


LaRue Murray

LaRue is a Boardman native and music has been running through her fingers since she started playing piano at only 4 1/2 years old and she started playing organ over 40 years ago. She has accompanied Boardman Choirs and Austintown Boys Choir. She has been playing in churches for years including Martin Luther Lutheran Church and finally full time here at Bethel in 2007 and is still playing to the glory of God! LaRue and her husband Lloyd Murray are a blessing to Bethel!


Pastor Richard Kidd
Senior Pastor

Pastor Richard's Bio is on the Meet the Pastor's page.


Georgette Kollay
Office Manager

Georgette is a Boardman native. She graduated from Boardman High School and has worked at Bethel as our Office Manager for 12 years. Georgette and her husband Al have been married for 52 years! She keeps our office together and always does it with a smile!


                                  Dave Walsh

                    Building Manger  

Dave was born in Youngstown, Ohio.  He graduated

from Fitch High School in Austintown, Ohio and

took classes at YSU.  He makes sure Bethel's

facilities look great. 













 Beth Applegate
Education Director of Youth/Sunday School Superintendant

Beth graduated from Canfield High School and grew up here at Bethel, where her father was Director of Music for almost 20 years, She was a Classroom aide in the Multi-Disability classroom at Springfield Elementary School for 9 years. Before that she lived in Arizona. Her children Ross and Kaitlin were born in Arizona. Beth loves working with children of all ages and especially playing with her grandson, Michael.