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Mr. Patrick Wleh Chea, Sr.

The Chea, Tyler, Koon and Capehart families announce, with deep sorrow, the death of Mr. Patrick Wleh Chea, Sr. This sad event occurred on Easter morning, Sunday, March 31, 2013 at 12:50am at the North Memorial Hospital, in Robbinsdale, Minnesota, USA after a battle with pancreatic cancer.

He leaves to mourn his death, his wife, Mrs. Ethlene Tyler-Chea; his 12-yrs old daughter, Gbee Seahnu Chea; his 6-yrs old son, Patrick “Tricky” Chea, Jr, all of the USA; his aunt and guardian, Rebecca Bendu Andrews and his sister, Ms. Rose B. Koon both of Liberia; and a host of other relatives and friends in the USA and Liberia.

Funeral arrangements over the remains of Patrick Wleh Chea, Sr. are as follows:

  • The casket bearing the remains of Mr. Patrick Wleh Chea, Sr. will be removed from the Billman-Hunt Funeral Chapel (2701 Central Avenue NE, Minneapolis, MN  55418) on Friday, April 19, 2013 at 4:00 P.M and taken to the Cross of Glory Lutheran Church (5929 Brooklyn Boulevard, Brooklyn Center, MN 55429) for wake-keeping. The wake-keeping service will begin at 5:00 P.M. at the church.
  • Funeral service for Mr. Patrick Wleh Chea, Sr. will be held on Saturday, April 20, 2013 at 10:00 A.M., at the St. Alphonsus Catholic Church (7025 Halifax Avenue North, Brooklyn Center, MN 55429).
  • The body of Mr. Patrick Wleh Chea, Sr. will be laid to rest at the Mound Cemetery of Brooklyn Center (3515 69th Avenue North, Brooklyn Center, MN 55429), immediately following the funeral service at the church.

A memorial fund account for the bereaved family has been set up at Wells Fargo Bank (Wachovia), account number 6531973029. Friends and well-wishers who would like to make financial contribution may do so using this bank account.