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          Mr. Walter Olufumi Cole
          Sunrise February 3, 1950
          Sunset August 14, 2017

It is with heavy hearts, that the Cole families of Murray Town and Foulah Tong regret to announce the home going of their Husband, Father, Brother, Uncle and Cousin Mr. Walter Olufumi Cole of Greenbelt, Maryland. This sad event occurred on August 14, 2017 at 6:52 AM, at his home

The late Walter Olufumi Cole is survived by his widow, Mrs. Rose Sherman-Cole, his three children; Waltina Cole, Waldette Cole and Wallace Cole; and his  three stepchildren AU-Swonneh, Eunice Karmbor (Wakpe), Joanna. He is also survived by his ex-Wife Gloria Joan Cole. The late Walter Fumi Cole is pre deceased by his parents Walter James Egbert Cole (Father), Ajaratu Osseh Cole of Foulah Tong/Murray Town (mother) and his son Walter Egbert Cole.

The late Walter Olufumi Cole was a Property Manager for Legum & Norman at 4600 Connecticut Avenue, Washington,DC.

Funeral Arrangements:

Grace United Methodist Church
7001 New Hampshire 
Takoma Park, MD 20912
Friday August 25, 2017

6:00PM – 9:00PM

Funeral Service:
Grace United Methodist Church
7001 New Hampshire
Takoma Park, MD 20912
Saturday August 26, 2017

Gate of Heaven Cemetery
13801 Georgia Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20906

For tributes contact:

Claudius George – 301-674-9302
Michael Harmon – 703-395-9856

For contributions:
Wells Fargo Bank
Account Name - Rose Sherman-Cole
Account # - 8622567447


Rose Sherman-Cole (Wife) 301-442-7351(Cell) and 301-552-3681(Home)
Waldette Cole (Daughter) – 240-441-4133
Wallace Cole – (Son) 202-352-3684
Mr. Victor Babatunde Cole (Brother) 301-273-3487
Alhaji Mohammed Leadi Cole (cousin) 717-940-1779