Mrs. Emily DeWitte Hoff Freeman
The family of the Late Emily DeWitte Hoff Freeman announces with deep sadness the home going of their mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt and cousin. This very sad event occurred on Thursday, November 8, 2012 in London, England. Mrs. Freeman was a lifelong educator; she taught at Episcopal Elementary School in Robertsport, Grand Cape Mount County, Charles D. B. King Elementary School, and Monrovia Demonstration Elementary School, for many years.
She was preceded in death by her husband Henry Boakai Freeman, Sr.; sons Henry Boakai Freeman, Jr., Feweh Freeman, Emmanuel Freeman; daughters, Malia Kula Hoff and Bindu Massaquoi Johnson; two sisters, Nancy Hoff Jones and Stephenetta Hoff Peal; four brothers, Phillip Z. Hoff, Sr., Rev. Dr. Advertus Hoff, Sr., Rev. Dr. William H. Hoff, and Jenkins L. Hoff, Sr.; three sisters-in-law, Rev. Theaflac Hoff, Etta Sancea Hoff, and Dr. Joanna Diggs Hoff; and other beloved relatives.
Aunty Emily leaves to mourn her loss her children, William Amara Freeman (Famata Tamba Freeman), Masa Ellen Freeman, Clarissa Freeman Blegay (Dr. Robert Blegay), and George Luciny Freeman (Alecia Reeves Freeman); daughter-in-law, Famatta Walker Freeman; one sister, Adaline S. Hoff Tower and one brother, Dr. William S. Hoff; two sisters-in-law, Mrs. Johnette Scott Hoff (Phillip) and Mrs. Emma Knuckles Hoff (Advertus); grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, in-laws, cousins, and a host of relatives, friends and students.
Celebrations for the life of Mrs. Emily DeWitte Freeman
Thursday, December 6, 2012; Time: 12:00 PM; St. Saviour's Church, Raynes Park, London SW20 9DL
Memorial Service: Saturday, December 29, 2012; Time: 10:00 AM; Church of the Epiphany-Episcopal; 4900 Nathan Lane N., Plymouth, MN 55442
Hotel Reservation Information
Country Inn & Suites by Carlson
2550 Freeway Boulevard, Brooklyn Center, MN 55430
; (763) 561-0900
Group: Hoff Freeman; Rate: $89.00 - 20% off for 2 nights or more (Cutoff Date: 12/7/12)
Minneapolis Marriott Northwest
7025 Northland Drive North, Brooklyn Park, MN 55428;
Group: Hoff Freeman; Rate: $84.00 (Cutoff Date: 12/21/12)
Memorials may be mailed to the family:
c/o Clarissa P. Blegay
59 Elm Walk
Raynes Park, London SW20 9EE
c/o William A. Freeman
6900 Candlewood Circle N.
Brooklyn Park, MN 55445
Clarissa P. Blegay (daughter) – 011 44 20 8543 6955
William A. Freeman (son) – 763-232-5283
George L. Freeman (son) – 508-733-3034
Dr. William S. Hoff (brother) – 217-390-7019
Stephenetta Fawaz (niece) – 619-518- 2368
Wil Bako Freeman (grandson) – 011 233 246477083
Wokie C. Freeman (granddaughter) – 763-458-8229