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Feb 25,2017
Home Call: Dr. Herman Eugene Addae Kwansa
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Dr. Herman Eugene Addae Kwansa, former research biochemist at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland, USA, transitioned from this life on February 9, 2017 at the age of 73.

Dr. Herman Kwansa was a proud product of PRESEC, Odumase-Krobo. He was a son of the late Rev. Dr. Albert Lawrence Kwansa (former synod clerk of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana) and the late Mrs. Victoria Adobea Addow Kwansa (from the Oyoko royal family of Abetifi, Kwahu in Ghana). He was also a nephew of Nana Gyankoma V, Benkumhemaa of Abetifi, Kwahu (Juliana Amankwaa) and Dr. Samuel Adarkwa (KNUST).

Dr. Kwansa was a son-in-law of Anona Kusubentsir Ebusuapanyin Kwame Adu Afful of Cape Coast; Mrs. Catherine Tandoh; the Lyall and Bernasko families; Mr. Alex Peter Renner; Mr. Francis Abraham; Rev. Frank Swanzy-Essien; Madam Mills Lamptey; Madam Grace Fynn Thompson; and the entire Renner family of Sekondi, Cape Coast, Tema, and Keta.

Dr. Kwansa was the beloved husband of Mrs. Vida Marilyn Kwansa (formerly of the National Investment Bank in Accra and currently of the Prince Georges County Health Department, USA), and the beloved father of Dr. Albert Lawrence Kwansa (North Carolina State University, USA) and Victor Addo Kwansa, Esq. (U.S. Department of Education, USA).

Siblings: The late Mr. Gilbert Osei Addow, Mr. Emmanuel Pobi Kwansa (Ghana), the late Dr. Ernest Victor Gyan Kwansa, the late Mr. Eugene Addow Kwansa, Dr. Francis Kwansa (USA), Dr. Theodora Kwansa (Scotland), and Dr. Wilhelmina Kwansa (USA).

Cousins: Mr. Herman Yobo Adarkwa-Addae & brother (Ghana), Mr. Gustav Addow & siblings (UK), Ms. Victoria Adobea Addow (USA; former co-founder of Stereo Spot, Teshie-Nungua) & siblings, Mr. Yaw Addow (USA), Ms. Esther Deedei Aryee & siblings (Ghana), Ms. Adwoa Ayebea Darko & siblings (Ghana), Ms. Nana Asabea Obeng & siblings (Ghana), and Mr. Albert Kwansa Osae & sister (Ghana).

Siblings-in-law: Mrs. Elsie Abrokwa (Ghana), the late Mrs. Victoria Acheampong, Mrs. Georgette Addaquay (Ghana), Mrs. Matilda Asiedu-Gyimah (Ghana), Rev. Frank Swanzy Essien (Ghana), Mr. Joseph W.K. Essien, Jr. (USA), Mr. Patrick Essien (Ghana), Dr. Victor Kwesi Essien (USA), Mrs. Christiane Kwansa (USA), Mrs. Edith Essandoh Kwansa (Ghana), and Mrs. Gifty Irene Kwansa (Ghana).

Nephews & nieces: Mr. Albert Lawrence Kwaku Kwansa (Ghana), Ms. Cara Kwansa (USA), Ms. Emily Kwansa (USA), Ms. Ernestina Awo Gyanwa Kwansa (Ghana), Ms. Irene Manubea Kwansa (Ghana), Mr. Victor Nana Addo Kwansa (Ghana), Mrs. Stella Ofosua Kwansa-Khartey (Ghana), and Mrs. Alberta Kwansa-Ward (USA).

Other family, friends, & associations in the USA: Opanyin Kenneth Obuba (uncle; formerly of the Ghana Embassy in the USA), Mr. Joe Ofori (cousin-in-law), Mr. Kwesi Egyir Ward (nephew-in-law), Ms. Jazmine Dorsey (daughter-in-law), Mr. Aniapam Aboagye, Mr. Reynolds Aboagye, Mr. & Mrs. Ronning Ahwireng, Mr. Larry Kofi Aikins, Mr. Herman Obeng, Mr. Mark Odei-Ntim, Abraham family, Bucknor family, Darko family, Presbyterian Boys Secondary School (PRESEC), Ghana Atomic Energy Commission (Kwabenya, Ghana & USA), Holy Child Past Students Association (HOPSA, USA & Canada), Johns Hopkins University (Dr. Raymond Koehler & associates), Riverdale Presbyterian Church, and Berwyn Presbyterian Church.

Visitation:
Saturday, March 11, 2017, 9 to 10 a.m.
Berwyn Presbyterian Church (6301 Greenbelt Rd, Berwyn Heights, MD, USA 20740)

Funeral Service:
Saturday, March 11, 2017, 10 to 11 a.m.
Berwyn Presbyterian Church (see address above)

Graveside Service (Interment):
Saturday, March 11, 2017, 12 to 1 p.m.
Gate of Heaven Cemetery (13801 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD, USA 20906)

Repast & Celebration of Life:
Saturday, March 11, 2017, following the interment
Berwyn Presbyterian Church (see address above)

Memorial Service:
Sunday, March 12, 2017, 10:30 a.m.
Berwyn Presbyterian Church (see address above)

Contacts:
Mrs. Vida Kwansa: (301) 459-5834
Dr. Wilhelmina Kwansa: (360) 316-9565
Dr. Francis Kwansa: (302) 292-1936
Mrs. Alberta Kwansa-Ward: (443) 955-2678
Dr. Victor Kwesi Essien: (908) 755-4904
Mr. Joe Ofori: (240) 479-5695
Opanyin Kenneth Obuba: (240) 608-0769
Mr. Mark Odei-Ntim: (240) 595-7292
Mr. Herman Obeng: (714) 392-2234

Rest in peace, beloved husband, father, brother, cousin, nephew, uncle, granduncle, in-law, and friend. You will be remembered in our hearts, until we meet again.
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Sep 25,2016
TRANSITION: JOSEPH CRICHTON MAC-ATTRAM
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MEMORIAL AND THANKSGIVING SERVICE

Oblempong Nii Kojo Ababio V, James Town Mantse; the Attram family of Okortso Shishi of James Town; Samuel T. Lartey, Head of Naa We and Amanfa families, Mr. F.S.B. Jacobson, C.A. Nettey, Ataa Quarcoopome and the Hansen Sackey family regret to announce, with deep sorrow, the sudden death of their beloved son, and nephew:

JOSEPH CRICHTON TETTEY MAC-ATTRAM
(a.k.a Frankie Lymon)
(APRIL 11, 1943 â?? AUGUST 12, 2016)
AGED 73

MEMORIAL & THANKSGIVING SERVICE: GRACE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
7001 NEW HAMPSHIRE AVE
TAKOMA PARK, MARYLAND

DATE: October 15, 2016

TIME: CHURCH SERVICE STARTS AT 5:00 PM
RECEPTION FOLLOWS IMMEDIATELY AT THE CHURCH PARISH HALL. (SAME VENUE)

UNCLES & AUNTIES: Nii Kojo Ababio V, Naa Afipong III, Mr. Frederick Jacobson, Ms. Hilda Nettey, Mr. Christopher Nettey and Maa Dey Agama.

CHILDREN: Ms. Tanya Mac-Attram and Mr. Sean Mac-Attram

BROTHERS & SISTERS: Mrs. Jane Boahen (née Attram) (Ghana); Ms. Jemima Attram; Mr. Andrew Mac-Attram; Mrs. Victoria Akinretoye (née Attram) (Canada); Mrs. Muriel Bruce (née Attram); Mr. Peter Attram (Ghana).
COUSINS: Henry Magnusen and sister (UK); Michael Austin and brothers (Ghana); Mrs. Aurora Down (née Jacobson), brother and sister (U.K); Mr. Felix Nettey and brothers (U.K); Samuel Amaning and sister (Ghana); Brigadier-Gen Nii Armah Tagoe (Rtd) and sister (Ghana); Mrs. Grace Boateng (née Nettey), brother and sisters; Mr. Benjamin Sackey, brothers and sisters; Mr. Joe Cofie, brothers and sisters; Mr. James Attram and sister; Mr Francis Attram; Mrs. Christina Addoquaye (née Atope), brothers and sisters; Ms. Emilia Attram, brothers and sister; Nii Hansen Tackie, brothers and sisters.

NEPHEWS AND NIECES: Ms. Victoria Baah (Ghana), brothers and sisters; Ms. Cynara Boahen (UK) and brothers; Mr. Oscar MacTodd and brother (Canada); Ms. Clarice Mac-Attram and brothers; Ms. Aileen Solomon; Mr. Quincy Bruce and brother, Wesley Attram and Brother (Ghana).

CHIEF MOURNERS: Nii Kojo Ababio V, James Town Mantse, Mr. Frederick Jacobson, Naa Afipong III, Queen Mother of James Town, the Attram family, Mr. Christopher Nettey, S.T. Lartey, Nii Shipi Gandigi of the Brazilian community, Ataa Quarcoopome, the Bannerman, Azumah Nelson, Mama Nasau, Hansen-Sackey, Shita, Bossman, Cleland, Sawyerr, Jacobson, Boye, Nettey, Thompson, Doku and Vanderpuye-Orgle families of James Town, Keta and Lagos.
All friends and Sympathizers are cordially invited to Mourn with Us!
RSVP: JEMIMA ATTRAM (301-662-6934); AILEEN SOLOMON (301-742-8148); CLARICE MAC-ATTRAM (240-898-7867)

ATTIRE: BLACK AND WHITE
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Jul 19,2016
Funeral for Adelaide Akos Adimer RIP
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Friday 8/5/2016, viewing at forest lawn, Covina from 5pm - 9m
Saturday 8/6/16, service and burial at 2pm
Sunday 8/7/16, thanksgiving service at Pentecost Church, San Bernardino 10am - 1pm

RIP
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Jun 30,2016
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Mar 22,2016
FUNERAL ANNOUNCEMENT FOR MAAME MARTHA SARPONG
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COMFORT MENSAH BONSU (AKOS)OF BROOKLYN, NEW YORK,RESPECTFULLY INVITE FRIENDS AND WELL WISHERS TO THE FUNERAL RITES FOR HER MOTHER MAAME MARTHA SARPONG (AFIA OSEM) ON SATURDAY, MARCH 9, 2016, AT ST. MARK'S UNITED METHODIST
2017 BEVERLY ROAD, BROOKLYN, NY 11226 (BETWEEN EAST 21 RD & OCEAN AVE.)
FROM 10:00PM-3:00PM
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Mar 14,2016
FUNERAL INVITATION
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THE FIAMEKOR, AGBELI,HUKPOTI AND ALLIED FAMILIES
Invite the All Members of Ghana Airways, Co-workers, Familes and Friends

To the burial and Funeral of their beloved
LAWRENCE Q. FIAMEKOR(A.K.A AFRIQUE)
FORMER AND RETIRED OVERSEAS MARKETING DIRECTOR FOR GHANA AIRWAYS

Whose Death occurred at the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital Accra, on 17th January, 2016
FUNERAL ARRANGEMENT ARE AS FOLLOWS:-

FAMILY GATHERING: Saturday, April 2nd 2016 at Agorkpome
FIRING OF MUSKETERY: Friday, April 22nd, 2016 at 6.am at Agorkpome
LYING IN STATE/WAKE KEEPING: Friday, April 22nd, 2016
BURIAL MASS: Saturday, April 23rd, 2016, at St. Stephenâ??s Catholic
Church,at Kpetoe at 9.30 am
INTERMENT: PRIVATE
MEMORIAL AND THANKSGIVING MASS: Sunday, April 24th 2016 at St. Stephenâ??s Catholic church, at kpetoe at 9.00 am
Contacts:
0246478538 STEPHEN
0247207070 KODJO
0244518941 RICHARD
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Mar 3,2016
FINAL FUNERAL RITES for OBAAPAYIN AKOSUA ADDOWAAH
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Oheneba Osei Sarkodie (son, New York), Akua Boahemaa (daughter, Brooklyn NY),Kwabena Wiafe (son, Delaware, USA)and Samuel Benn (son-in-law, Brooklyn,NY) respectfully invite Rev. Dr. Samuel Arhin and members of the Ghana Wesley United Methodist Church, Brooklyn,NY, friends and well wishers to the Final Traditional Funeral Rites for OBAAPAYIN AKOSUA ADDOWAAH, on Saturday March 19, 2016 at TEMPLE BETH EMET, 83 MALBOROUGH ROAD, BROOKLYN, NY
FROM 9PM-3AM. BLACK &WHITE ATTIRE IF POSSIBLE
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Feb 26,2016
FUNERAL INVITATION
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The Family of late Mr. Albert Ato Hutchful (ex Bosun of Black Star Line) respectfully invites all friends & sympatisers to join them to mourn the death of their beloved father Mr. Albert Ato Hutchful whose sudden death occured on 2nd. February, 2016 at Lagos Town-Takoradi.
There will be no wake-keeping,
Laying In State: Saturday 27th. February, 2016,
Burial Service: Saturday 27th. February. 2016,
Internment: Takoradi Cemetery,
Final Funeral Rites: Follows immediately after burial service at Bankyease School Park, Bankyease-Takoradi,
Memoral & Thanks giving Service: Mt. Olivet Methodist Church, Lagos Town, Sunday, 28th. February 2016,
RSVP: 0208204687,
Sons: Albert Jnr., Joe, William.
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Feb 23,2016
CELEBRATION OF LIFE
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ALL FRIENDS AND WELL WISHERS ARE INVITED TO JOINT THE ANINAKWAH FAMILY IN BIDDING FINAL FAREWELL TO OUR BELOVED BROTHER.
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Funeral ANNOUNCEMENT - Robert Mensah Addo
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The Addo, Asiam, Bitatsi, Ameyibor, Awuah, and Bansa families of Peki; Togbe Agamala VI, Chief of Dzogbarti , Peki; Togbe Asiam Frititi, VI, Amankrado of Dzogbarti, Peki; Togbe Tutu-Brempong XII, Gyasihene of Peki; and the entire Peki community, regrets to announce with great sadness the passing of our beloved ROBERT MENSAH ADDO (a.k.a. RM/Tom/Papa) on December 2, 2016.

FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS

ROBERT MENSAH ADDO

WIDOW: Ellen Grace Addo (MRS)

Pre-Burial Service/Filing Past
Venue: E.P Church of Bubuashie
Time: 8:00 AM
Date: Friday, 11th March 2016
There will be no wake

Burial Service
Venue: E.P Church, Dzogbarti, Peki
Date: Saturday, 12th March 2016
Time: 9:00 AM
Interment at the Cemetery, Dzogbarti, Peki
REPAST FOLLOWING INTERMENT

Thanksgiving Service (Peki)
Venue: E.P Church, Dzorgbarti, Peki
Date: Sunday, 13th March 2016
Date: 9:00 AM

Thanksgiving Service (Accra)
Venue: E. P Church, Bubuashie
Date: Sunday, 20th March 2016
Time: 9:00 AM
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Feb 16,2016
ONE WEEK CELEBRATION
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The Sofoase Yefre Royal family of Wenchi invites all friends and sympathizers to mourn with it on the occasion of the death of NANA AFUA FREMA TATUO, former Qeenmother of Wench, Brong Ahafo
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Funeral Announcement - Joyce Ama Segbefia
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Funeral Announcement

JOYCE AMA (DORSLA) SEGBEFIA

The Segbefia, Olympio, Amankwah, Hutchison, and Grant families regret to announce with great sadness the untimely death of Joyce Ama Segbefia, which occurred on Wednesday, January 27, 2016 at the Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center in Woodbridge, Virginia, after a short illness. Mrs. Segbefia was 78 years old.

She leaves to mourn her death her daughter, Evelyn Amankwah of Woodbridge, Virginia; her son Derek Segbefia of Luton, UK; her brother Francis Segbefia of Worcester, Massachusetts, her adopted children by marriage: Prince, Irene, and Ruth (Dorsla); her step children by marriage: Alex, Frederick, William, Michael, Francis, Wilson, Mawuli, Agbeko, Selorm, and Mawuenyegah (Segbefia); her grandchildren Leona McNeal, Michael Adadevoh, Amanda Dorsla (USA); Michael Awuley Clottey (Ghana); Alex, Renee and Naomi Segbefia (UK), Jared Suku Dorsla, and Ryan Dweh (USA); and her great-grandchildren Zoey McNeal and Avon Sammie Kollie. She also leaves to mourn her death several cousins, nephews, nieces, and a host of relatives in the USA, Ghana, the UK, and Liberia; many devoted friends; and several adopted children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. Mrs. Segbefia was predeceased by five of her children: Ernest, Barbara, Willie, Kofi, and Germaine. May her soul and the souls of her departed children rest in perfect peace.

FUNERAL SERVICES:

Wake and Viewing
Friday, February 19, from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

(All tributes will be paid at the wake. Please contact Evelyn (703-861-2702) or Florence (571-572-5186) if you would like to pay a tribute.)

Funeral Service
Saturday, February 20 at 10:00 am

Venue for the Wake and Funeral Service:
Mountcastle Funeral Home, 13318 Occoquan Rd, Woodbridge, VA 22191

Repast
Friends and sympathizers are invited to join the family for a repast immediately after the funeral service (about 1:00 pm) at The A & C Banquet Hall, 12740 Darby Brooke Ct, Woodbridge, VA 22192 (approximately 5 minutes from the funeral home).

For additional information please contact:

Evelyn Alla-Mensah (nee Amankwah) - USA (+1-703-861-2702) (eamankwah@imf.org)
Jimmy Alla-Mensah - USA (+1-301-537-4143) (prophetjimmy@hotmail.com)
Florence Jabba-Dadzie - USA (+1-571-572-5186)
Derek Segbefia - UK (+44-7492-277415) (dsegbefia@gmail.com)
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Jan 25,2016
FUNERAL ANNOUNCEMENT- OP. AMBROSE K. AMOAKOH.
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Asona Abusuapanin of Assin Nyankomasi, Ghana, Ghanaian Catholic Community, St, Marys Church, Newark,NJ, Assin Citizens Association of USA. ,and the entire Amoakoh and Amoah Families of USA and Ghana invite you to celibrate with them the life of the late Opanin Ambrose Kwabena Amoakoh. Date' Saturday Febuary 20th 2016, REQUEIM MASS, ST. MARYS CATHOLIC CHURCH. 528 MARTIN LUTHER KING JR, BVLD. NEWARK, NJ . TIME . 7 , 30PM- 9 PM. TRADITIONAL RITES. VENUE , SACRED HEART CATHOLIC CHURCH. 537 GROOVE STREET, IRVINGTON, NJ . TIME , 9.30PM - 3AM.. DRESS CODE, BLACK AND RED, For more information contact. Ambrose Amoakoh -{ 201-240-7014 } or Augustine Ahiamadia {862-236-6800 }
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Jul 16,2015
FUNERAL ANNOUNCEMENT
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MR LORD-LISTOWELL ASHONG ANNOUNCED THE DEATH OF HIS MOTHER,BURIAL ARRANGEMENT SATURDAY 5TH SEPT 2015 @ KUMISU NEAR KONONGO ASHANTI REGION, GHANA. ANNOUNCER LISTOWELL - STATE PRO, NAGHACON
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Dec 12,2014
Ernestina Abea Anson in Torontq, Canada
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please post this on Ghanaweb
viewing is on 19th Dec. 2014
Funeral celebration 20th DEC. 2014

Thanks
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Oct 27,2014
Funeral Announcement - Samuel Odartey Lamptey
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Nii Lante Okunka (Ag. Lante Djan We Mantse),
The Mettle Family of Arsere and USA, The
Lamptey -Afful Family of Ghana and USA, Mrs.
Emily Banneman-Afful and Family, Emmanuel
A. Aryee, Emmanuel L. Amoah, The Rendolf
Family, Mrs. Joyce Lamptey (widow), Lila and
Geraldine Lamptey (Daughters), Savannah
Deidei Lamptey-Wright (Grand daughter), Mrs
Ruby Brown and Family, Charlote Lamptey and
Family, Grace O. Coffe and Family, Mrs.Evelyn
O. Charway (Former Queen Mother Chicago
USA) and Family, Prosper Lamptey and Family,
Daniel Lamptey and Family, Beatrice Lamptey
and Family, Mrs. Rebecca Addo and Family, Mrs
Esther Amarfio and Family, Mrs. Diana Quao
and Family, Emmanuel O. Lamptey (Papay) and
Family, Benjamin O. Lamptey and Family, ,
Regret to announce with deep sorry, the sudden passing of their beloved son, husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend which occurred on October 17th, 2014 at the UMD hospital in Maryland, USA
FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS
VIEWING:-Friday, November 7th 2014 4pm ---8pm
Home Going Service:- Saturday November 8th 2014.
Wake :- 10am to 11am
Service :- 11am to 12noon
At the Vaughn Green Funeral Home.
4905 York Road
Baltimore, MD 21212
**Attire Request: Red and Black **
CELEBRATION OF LIFE AFTER
INTERNMENT
1pm --2pm
At Parkwood Memorial Cemetary
3310 Taylor Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21234

CELEBRATION OF LIFE AFTER
INTERNMENT
Immediately following burial service
Saturday, November 8th 2014
2:30pm to 6pm at
St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Churcrh
2504 Cub Hill Rd
Parkville, MD 21234
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Oct 26,2014
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we lost Mr bang here in germany on the 21st of cot 2014.Frm Kumasi ghana
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Aug 23,2014
TRAFO ROYAL ASAKYIRI ABUSUA BATAN S FUNERAL
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NANA BIMPONG KOTROKA AND OBAAPANIN ANIMA BOMBO , OFADONTEN DIVISION , AFUTUAKWA TRADITIONAL AREA ASSIN FOSU AND THE ENTIRE ASSIN FOSU .TRAFO ASAKYIRI ROYAL FAMILY AND THEIR CHILDREN,GRAND CHILDREN AND THEIR CREAT GRAND CHILDREN RESPECTFULLY INVITES THE GENERAL PUBLIC TO THE TRADITIONAL FUNERAL ANNIVASSARY OF THEIR BELOVED UNCLE,BROTHER SON FATHER GRANDFATHER GREATGRAND FATHER AND ABUSUA BATAN

MR.DAVID EMMANUEL AMOAH
a.k.a D.E.or Opn.Kwadwo Amoakwah.

on Sat.14th feb,2015 at the Funeral Grounds Assin Fosu. Thanks Giving service at Methodist Church Assin Fosu Sun 15 2015 all are cordially invited.

DAMIRIFA DUE

MAY HIS SOUL REST IN PERFECT PEACE.
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Aug 1,2011
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