According to the TBN website, Paul Franklin Crouch, Trinity Broadcasting Network founder, requested that there be no public memorial service for him following his death on November 30 from heart disease, The Christian Post reported this December 3.
Instead, the TBN Network will air an edited television special 8 days following Paul Crouches’ death.
Paul and Jan Crouch founded the Trinity Broadcasting Network in 1973. It is the largest Christian network in the world. Other co-founders were Jim Bakker and Tammy Faye Bakker.
Until his death, Paul Crouch was TBN’s President and Chairman. Jan Crouch is it’s vice-president and Director of Programming, and son, Matt Crouch is Vice President.
Schedule and announcement of the Memorial for Dr. Paul Crouch on the TBN Network Website:
Dr. Paul F. Crouch passed into the presence of the Lord on November 30, 2013. We are grateful for the life of this amazing servant of God. Please pray for the Crouch family during this time.
We are all overwhelmed with your prayers and expressions of love. It is sustaining us through this very emotional time. Following Dr. Crouch's personal wishes, there will be no public memorial service.
Rather, we will celebrate his life with an edited Television Special airing Sunday, December 8th at 7:00 pm PST, again at 10:00pm PST and also Monday, December 9th at 2:00 pm PST on all TBN NETWORKS.