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Mary Musu Boakai-Doryen

The Doryen, Boakai, Wlejily and Gibsons families announce with heavy heart the death of Mother Mary Musu Boakai-Doryen. Mother Mary was born June, 30th 1936. She lived a full and successful life and was called home to rest with her heavenly father on December 29th, 2015 at her Caldwell Residence in Monrovia, Liberia.

Mother Mary was a Mother, Grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great-Grandmother, aunt and a respected member of the community. She is loved by her 11 children; Cecelia Doryen-Varney (Lamin), Timothy P. Doryen, (Elizabeth), Peter C. Doryen,(Gorma), Sarah Doryen-Konwloh, Rebecca Doryen, Esther Doryen-Jalarue, (Jaiyah), Hannah Doryen-Rancy (Kornell), Deborah Doryen, Ruth Doryen, Cora Doryen, Jessica Doryen-Randall, (Marbu). Mother Mary has 47 grandchildren, 43 adopted grandchildren, 36 great-grandchildren and 6 great-great-grandchildren, 1 foster Son, Alphonsus Nimene(Sarah), 2 adopted children Joseph Blamo ,Jeremiah Doryen Jaryenneh and a host of other relatives, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Mother Mary Doryen was the founder of the Faith Temple Bible Way Church of Our Lord Jesus Christ in Tubmanburg, Bomi County. In her life, Mother Mary Doryen was a hard-working, compassionate and thoughtful person.

Mama, grandma and “VAILABLE” as you were affectionately called will be greatly missed by all who came in contact with her. Mother Doryen was a God send, good spirit, gentle and a wonderful mother to everyone. Her love will always live with us.

May your loving soul rest in God’s perfect peace.

Funeral Arrangement Details:


Date: January 30, 2016

Time: 9:00 am - 10:00am

Location: Guiding Star Temple

Bible Church of our Lord Jesus Christ: New Kru Town, Monrovia, Liberia


Date: January 30, 2016

Time 10:00 am.

Location: Guiding Star Temple

Bible Church of our Lord Jesus Christ: New Kru Town, Monrovia, Liberia

Burial will take place at the family cemetery in Caldwell.


Timothy Doryen: 608-772-4237

Ruth Doryen: 301-366-2424/301-916-1485

Esther Doryen-Jalrue: 011-231-777-544-119 - 011231886550959

Cecelia Doryen-Varney: 011-231-776-635-145