Born: Oc­to­ber 29, 1930, Ev­an­ston, Il­li­nois.

Died: March 21, 1992, Den­ver, Co­lo­ra­do.

Buried: Me­mor­i­al Park Cem­e­te­ry, Ev­ans­ton, Il­li­nois.

Sleeth began stu­dy­ing pi­ano at age four. She grad­u­at­ed from Wellesley Coll­ege in 1952, with a BA in Mu­sic Theory. She re­ceived an hon­o­rary doc­tor­ate from West Vir­gin­ia Wes­ley­an Coll­ege in 1959, and from Nebraska Wes­ley­an Coll­ege in 1990. An or­gan­ist, she wrote over 180 high­ly suc­cess­ful se­lect­ions for church and school. Her works in­clude:


  1. Go Ye, Go Ye into the World (© 1979)
  2. Go Now in Peace (1976)
  3. Hymn of Promise
  4. Praise the Lord with the Sound of Trumpet

If you have access to a larger photo of Natalie Sleeth that we could put online