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Honorable James Wah Kwen Bedell, Sr.

The Bedell family of Monrovia, Grandcess, Grand Kru County, Rock town, Maryland County and the United States of American announces with deep regrets the death of Honorable James Wah Kwen Bedell, Sr. commonly known as “J Kwen” who was a resident of Suonkamore Community, Oldest Congo Town- Monrovia. This sad event occurred at the John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital on Sunday, February 12, 2012.

The deceased was a former Director of Agriculture Extension Services, Ministry of Agriculture and former Planning Officer for Development, Grand Kru County. He also served at the Ministry of Commerce in various capacities including: Director of Planning & Research Dept., Director of Price Analysis & Marketing Division and Senior Technician. After his retirement from the public sector, he worked as Administrative Manager at the Good Shepherd Funeral Services in Sinkor, Monrovia.

He leaves to mourn his loss, his children: Duo Bedell, Memeh Beatrice Bedell, Arthur Dweh Bedell, II and Arthurlyne Jah Bedell. Also mourning his demise are his siblings: Retired Col. Arthur Dweh Bedell formerly of the Air Reconnaissance Unit- AFL, Dr. W. Frey Augustus Bedell, Mrs. Christina Bedell Anderson and Mrs. Victoria Bedell Forh including Grand Children (Mrs. Nahdi Keller- Kerkulah, Robert M. Greene, Tolokula Katakpah), Nieces, Nephews, two great grand children and host of relatives and friends.

Family Contacts in the U.S.A, Belgium, and Liberia are as followed:

Col. Arthur Bedell---- 0013019531215(USA)
Nix Anderson--------- 0013014376697(USA)
Mrs. Victoria Forh---- 003232351124(Belgium)
Dr. W. Frey Bedell----231886578673(Liberia)
Memeh Bedell------- 231886591651( Liberia)
Arthur D. Bedell, II--- 231886520599 (Liberia)