Episcopal Bishop Edward W. Neufville is Dead
Report reaching the Peoples News desk confirms the death of the Rt. Rev. Edward W. Neufville II, retired bishop
of the Episcopal Diocese of Liberia. He was in his 74th year.
This sad event occurred on the
early morning of Monday, January 10, 2011, at the Medical University of South Carolina... Funeral rite is scheduled for...
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R. Varnie Richards is dead
The Richards, Vincent, Cooper, Gbarbea, Mathies, Bates, Coleman, Karmo and Boakai families regret to announce the sudden passing
of our husband, son, brother, nephew, brother-in-law, uncle, and cousin R. Varnie Richards who died early Sunday morning November
28th, 2010 at his home in Coon Rapids, Minnesota. Varnie leaves to mourn his loss - his mother, Myrline Cooper Gbarbea, his
beloved wife of 18 years, Ann Patricia Bates Richards, his children Jermaine Jackson, Tyrone Vanjah, Candy Myrline, Ariana
Amenia, Shawn LaQuan, Varann Relanzea, Eddie Patrick, Trayvon Relanzo and Tayron Varnie. full story
Jenkins Scott is Remembered
Jenkins Scott, who served as Justice Minister during one of the most brutal and repressive periods in Liberian
history—the 1980s-1990—died last Thursday, November 26, at the John F. Kennedy Medical Center, following a protracted
illness that saw him seek refuge on a dumpsite in Monrovia. He was 72. full story
Mohamed Kiawu is dead
Mohammed Kiawu, brother of Abdullah Kiatamba and Hassan Kiawu, has died at
47. This sad event occurred Today Monday, November 15, 2010 in Monrovia following a brief illness. He will be buried on Tuesday,
November 16, in keeping with the Islamic tradition. Abdullah Kiatamba is the
publisher of The Liberian Journal (TLJ), a leading Liberian online news source. full story
Liberian Boy, 17, Drown at Grand Rios in Brooklyn Park,MN
A 17-year-old Liberian boy died Saturday, Nov. 6, in an apparent drowning incident at Grand Rios Ramada Hotel and Indoor Water
Park in Brooklyn Park. The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office responded to the scene at approximately 5 p.m., full story
James Kollie Winford, Sr. is Dead
The Winford Family announces with profound regrets the untimely death of James Kollie Winford, Sr. of 1707 69th Avenue North,
Brooklyn Center, Minnesota. This sad event occurred on October 9, 2010 at the North Memorial Hospital, Crystal, MN.
James leaves to cherish his memory his wife, Vickie Wilson-Winford; daughter- Syna G. Winford; sons - Alvin Winford, James
A. A. Winford, Alma Winford, Marcel Chesson, James Kollie Winford II, full story
The Death is Announced of Thomas Garlahwhea Redd
The Redd, Harris and Lawson families announce the home going of their son, brother, nephew, uncle and cousin, Mr. Thomas Garlahwhea
Redd. He was 51. He died on Monday, September 27, 2010. His
remains have been deposited at the Samuel Stryker Funeral Parlors pending burial rites. Meanwhile, the family meets daily at the Mamba Point residence of Cllr. F. Juah Lawson. Full Story
The Late Emmanuel Wededah Vansiea's Memorial Service
It is with great sadness that we, the Vansiea family, announce the peaceful home going of our father and grandfather
Mr. Emmanuel W. Vansiea. He passed on September 7, 2010 at his Gardnersville residence in Liberia. He was 93. To mourn his
loss are his sons: Rev. Samuel E. Vansiea
Madam Tomah Fante Wellington is dead
The Nagbe and Wellington families regret to announce the passing of madam Tomah Fante Wellington. The
sad event occurred on Sunday, September 12, 2010 at 9:30 am at the residence of her son in Northeast Minneapolis following
a period of illness. full story
General John Hezekiah Bowen is dead
Report reaching the Peoples News desk indicate that a former Chief of Staff, General John Hezekiah Bowen
is dead. The report says General Bowen met his demise on Tuesday in Monrovia after a brief illness. Other sources said the
retired the General had gone to do a check-up with his doctor when news of his death reached the family. full story
Mrs. Esther Urey Andrews to be Laid to Rest
Funeral rites for the joyous home going of Mrs. Esther Urey Andrews will be said this weekend in St. Paul, Minnesota and the
body will be flew to Monrovia, Liberia for interment in the city of Careyburg. The Andrews, Urey, Deputy and Lynch families announce the passing of our beloved mother, sister, aunt,
grandmother, cousin and friend, Mrs. Esther Urey Andrews. Her passing occurred in the early morning hours of Thursday, June
17, 2010, in Minneapolis, Minnesota. full story
Mrs. Joyce Hawah Charles Kandakai Jallah
The Twins Cities was the scene of an out-pour of love and affection for the joyous home going of Mrs. Joyce Hawah Charles
The Funeral Service was held on Saturday, April 17, 2010 at
the St. Andrew's Episcopal Church on 832 James Avenue North in Minneapolis, Minnesota. full story
Eleanor Marshall Shelton-Kimber is dead
The Marshall, Shelton and Kimber Families regretfully announce the home going of Eleanor Marshall Shelton-Kimber on Saturday,
May 8th, 2010 at 1:40 p.m. in Raleigh, North Carolina. full story
Mrs. Agnes G. Geegbae is dead
Mrs. Agnes G. Geegbae The death is announced
of Mrs. Agnes G. Geegbae, affectionately known as "Mom G". This sad event occurred on Thursday, March 18, 2010,
in Trenton, New Jersey. She leaves to mourn several children, grandchildren and a host of relatives and friends. full story
Memorial Service for the home going of Madame Susanna Wah-Mleanynene Toomey
Memorial Service for the home going of Madame Susanna Wah-Mleanynene Toomey was recently held at the St. Andrews Episcopal
Church in Minneapolis. The service was attended by several relatives and friends from Minnesota and across the United states.
THE DEATH IS ANNOUNCEMENT OF MARY TSUWLI JIPPLY WREH-WILSON
The Wreh-Wilson and Jipply families announce with profound regrets,
sadness, and mourning the death of their mother, grandmother, aunty, and friend, Mrs. Mary Tsuwli Jipply Wreh-Wilson.
This sad event occurred on Friday, February 19, 2010, in Monrovia, Liberia. DETAILS
The Death of Pamela Hanson Kpannah
Pamela I. Kpannah The Kpannah
and Hanson families announce the profound death of their wife, mother, daughter, sister, aunty, and grandmother, Mrs. Pamela
I. Kpannah who died on February 24, 2010 at the Gwinnett Medical Hospital in Lawranceville, Georgia, USA. full story
Obrien Erskine Smith bided Farewell
It was a sad day as several relatives and friends assembled at the St. Alphonsus Catholic Church on Halifax
Ave. Brooklyn Center, Minnesota on Saturday February 27, 2010 to pay their last respect and bid final good-bye. The service
started at 10:00 am. fill story
"At last, its over" for Randolph Saye Kromer
Funeral service for the home going of Randolph Saye Kromer was held on Friday, February 26, 2010 at the Pilgrim
for Christ Church-Oakdale Wesleyan Church in Oakdale, Minnesota. Randolph passed this life on February, 12, 2010 at 10:30
pm full story
Mother Martha James Vah is dead
The James and Vah families regret to announce the death of their beloved mother, sister, aunt, niece, grandmother, and great-grandmother,
Martha James Vah. Mother Martha James Vah was born on June 15, 1938 in Grand Kola, Grand Bassa County, Liberia (West Africa)
and was deceased on October 15, 2009 at 12:00 p.m. at SOS Clinic in Monrovia, Liberia. Mother Vah was the Elder for the St.
Paul Evangelical Congregational Church in Gardnerville, Monrovia, Liberia. full story
Alfred Wady Coleman III to be Laid to Rest
With deepest regret the Urey, Coleman, Bedell, Collins, Kimber, and Tadebo families announce the passing of
our husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, and friend, Mr. Alfred Wady Coleman III in his 53rd year. His passing occurred
on Monday, October 19, 2009.
leaves to mourn his wife of 20 years, Marie Urey Coleman; his children, Alfred Wady Coleman Jr., Milpha Blamo (daughter/niece),
Aisha Coleman, Farmer Coleman, Siede Coleman, Almarie Coleman; brothers, Soko Sackor, Samuel Coleman and Charles Coleman;
sisters Sara Coleman-Caphart, Esthel "Mama" Coleman-Thomas, Comfort Itoka and Alfreda Coleman; grandchildren, Israel
Coleman, Kassah Coleman, Maxine Coleman, Milton-Bernard Blamo, and Jimal David; his "Crowd 50" brothers, and many
nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. full story
Celebrating the Life of - John George Albert DeGautier Von Luyken
The death is announced of John George Albert De’Gautier Von Luyken. This sad event occurred on May 03, 2009 at the Methodist Hospital
in Saint Luis Park, Minnesota.
John leaves to mourn his loss his best friend, life partner and darling wife Maria, two
beautiful daughters, Katarina, and Nikita, his mother Lizzy Smith, his sisters Evelyn
and Patricia, his mother-in-law Angela Dennis, and a host of other relatives and friendsThe loss of a loved one is painful, devastating
and difficult to accept. FULL STORY
A THANK YOU NOTE
The family of the late Charles C. Newton, Sr. wants to express our heartfelt gratitude and appreciation to all of our relatives,
friends, co-workers, classmates, and well-wishers who embraced and surrounded us with care and love during our time of bereavement. full text
FODAY MASSAQUOI IS DEAD
With gratitude to God for a life well spent, the Massaquoi family announces the home going of Cllr. Foday J. Massaquoi in
his 85th year which occurred on Sunday, April 26, 2009 at his home in Logan Town, Bushrod Island, Monrovia, Liberia.
He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Dolly McCritty Massaquoi, his children,
Charles & Seweah Snetter, Cheikh & Sedia Bangoura, Alfred T. Max & Maima Davis, Benoni & Fatima Parsons, Emmanuel
& Maude Emeh, his brothers, Dauda Massaquoi, Shiaffa Massaquoi, Baimba Massaquoi, his sister, Sedia Massaquoi and a host
of relatives and friends. full announcement
Michael Dembo Nah is Dead.
Mr. Patrick Sawyer and members of his family regret to announce the death of Michael Dembo
The sad event occurred on May 1, 2009 at 2:00 am at the Cooper Clinic on 12th Street in Monrovia.
He was the Pay-Master for Ministry of Health for over 30 years.
He is survived by three children in America:
Bridegette Aki Nah-Nimene, Raymond Seji Nah, and my mother Georgia Klaleh Nah, all of Philadelphia and New Jersey, Two children
in Monrovia; Julius Togba Nah, and Jerome Delekli Nah, and a son in Holland; Clutus Twegbe Nah and a host of several relatives
and friends of Monrovia, Liberia and the United States of America. Read Details
THE DEATH OF MR. CHARLES NEWTON
The Newton, Ben and Ezike families with prayers and thanksgiving, regret to announce the home-going of Mr. Charles C. Newton,
Sr. This sad event occurred on Wednesday, March 25, 2009, at the Walker Methodist Center, in Minneapolis, Minnesota. full details
THE DEATH OF ALPHONSO TOE NMAH
The Toe, Nmah and Seton family announce with profound regrets, the death of our love one, Mr.
Alphonso Toe Nmah. This sad and unfortunate death occurred in Liberia, when group of armed men robbed and brutally murdered
him. FULL ANNOUCEMENT
THE DEATH OF JAMES MAXIMORE
The Maximore, Luke, Miller, Howard and Mars
families announce with profound sadness the sudden passing of Mr. James H. F. Maximore.
This untimely event occurred on March 8, 2009 at the St. Joseph ’s Catholic Hospital in Congotown
, Liberia .Mr. Maximore or Sonny Boy
as he was affectionately called is survived by his three children Pauline, Jambres, and Hnedel; grand children and siblings.
He is also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, foster children and friends. Sonny Boy will be especially missed
by his Aunt and Mother Mrs. Flossy Luke King.
THE DEATH OF SKITA CASSELL
IT IS WITH PROFOUND SORROW THAT WE ANNOUNCE THE DEATH OF SKITA CECELIA CASSELL IN MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN, USA, FROM COMPLICATIONS
DUE TO SCLERODERMA. SKITA DIED ON FEBRUARY 20, 2009 AT 1:24 A.M. IN THE EMERGENCY ROOM AT FROEDTERT HOSPITAL. SKITA CELEBRATED
ABAYOMI'S 8TH BIRTHDAY ON FEBRUARY 14, 2009, A GOAL SHE WANTED TO MEET.
CALDWELL SENIOR CITIZEN ANTHONY GEEGBAE IS DEAD
is announced of Mr. Anthony T. Geegbae, Sr. This sad event occurred on Saturday, August 9, 2008 in Starling, Virginia. He
leaves to mourn his lost, his wife of 46 years, Mrs. Agnes Mombo Geegbae, several children and a host of relatives and friends.
Mr. Geegbae is a native of Sinoe County, Liberia. Prior to coming to the United States in 1990, he lived with his family
in the Township of Caldwell, Montserrado County, Liberia. He was an employee at the Ministry of Finance Disbursing Office
from 1972 to 1990.
JOSEPH RUDOLPH GRIMES IS REMEMBERED
Hon. Joseph Rudolph Grimes passed this life on September 7, 2008, at his home in Gutenburg, New Jersey.at
the age of 84. Today marks one year since he went home to be with the Lord.
Joseph Rudolph Grimes was born in Monrovia, Liberia on October 31, 1923 unto the union of Louis Arthur
Grimes and Victoria E. Cheeseman Grimes. He was the third of five children - Louis Arthur Jr., Henry Waldron, J. R. G., Mary
Antoinette Hope and Ernest Marbue
MaryAnn Yahn Parker is dead
The Parker family of Robertsfield, Margibi County, Liberia and the United States is saddened by the
sudden passing of their beloved daughter, mother,
sister, cousin, aunt, and friend, MaryAnn Y. Parker. This sad event occurred on Wednesday, July 9, 2008, 6:00 A.M;
St. Francis Regional Medical Center in Shakopee, Minnesota, USA.