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Name: Kortoe Gbarsah
Sunrise: July 26, 1943
Sunset: May 15, 2015

The Gbarsah and Kermee families regretfully announce the sudden passing of our mother and sister, Kortoe Gbarsah, on May 15th, 2015. She was sadly preceded in death by her husband, Bennie Gbarsah, children Kollie, Tokpa, Darkenmu, Kondoe, and Neila, and her brother, James Kermee, Sr. She is survived by her son, Melvin, and a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. She also leaves her siblings George Kermee, Esther Keleekai, Magdalene Sowid, Rufus Kermee, and Naklee Cole to mourn her loss. She will forever be in all of our hearts.

Final Arrangements

U.S. Memorial Service:
Friday, June 5, 2015 at 6 p.m.
Shiloh A.M.E. Zion Church, 779 Henderson Ave., Staten Island, NY 10310

Wake keeping
Thursday, June 4, 2015 at 6:30 p.m.
St. Mark's Lutheran Church, Gbarnga, Bong County, Liberia

Funeral Services
Friday, June 5, 2015 at 10 a.m.
St. Mark's Lutheran Church, Gbarnga, Bong County, Liberia


Tenrah Kermee-Ruff 646-549-3575
Kortoe Sasso 886-525-713
Rufus Kermee 917-995-7456
Esther Keleekai 609-600-4955