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The Late Henry Boima Freeman
October 28, 1938 – October 13, 2018

The children, grandchildren, and great-grand children of the late Henry Boima Freeman would like to announce the life and celebration of our father, grandfather, great grandfather, uncle, cousin, and friend known to us as "Papa". He lived an extraordinary life and was well known throughout his community in Staten Island, New York as well as in Liberia. Papa will never be forgotten along with his hard work, contributions, love for family and God. Rest in perfect peace Papa. We love you and you will truly be missed!

Papa is survived by his children: Alieu, Clifford, Pauline, Mariama, Tonia Bonita, Isiatu Monica, and Massah, several grandchildren, great grandchildren, brothers, sisters, nieces, nephews, cousins, in-laws, and friends throughout Liberia, United States and Europe. Papa's legacy will surely live on through his beloved family.

Celebration of his life will be as follows
Viewing & Wake-Keeping
Friday, November 9, 2018   

Viewing: 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Wake–keeping: 7:00 PM-10:00 PM
Christian Pentecostal Church
2010 Targee Street, Staten Island, NY 10304

Funeral Services    
Saturday, November 10, 2018 8:00 AM – 12:00 Noon
Christian Pentecostal Church
2010 Targee Street, Staten Island, NY 10304

Wake keeping 

Friday, November 16, 2018 
Monrovia, Liberia

Funeral services & Internment: 
Saturday, November 17, 2018 
Robertsport, Grand Cape Mount County

Dress Code: NO BLACK
Immediate family- women all white / men gray & white 
other attendees: please wear other colors
In honor of Henry, we are asking men to wear a bowtie

Hotel Information in Staten Island, New York
Hilton Garden Inn
1100 South Ave, Staten Island, NY 10314

Hampton Inn & Suites
1120 South Ave, Staten Island, NY 10314

Comfort Inn
310 Wild Ave, Staten Island, NY 10314

Contact Information

Tonia Bamba (daughter) 302-275-9966
Clifford Freeman (son) 609-879-1879

Isiatu Monica Freeman (Daughter) –011-33695213027

All contributions should be sent to:
Name: Tonia Bamba’s –Venmo
Please download Venmo app and search Venmo name
Or please send funds to M&T Bank: Lamin Bamba Account Number: 29475881

Any questions or concerns please reach out to Tonia or Clifford at the above contact numbers.