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It is with sadness that we regretfully announce the home going of our mother, grandmother, sister, aunty, and cousin, Mrs. Melissa J. Hill-Goll of Arthington, Montserrado County, Liberia: She was a former employee of the Ministry of Finance Republic of Liberia. She transitioned to glory on Monday, March 10, 2014 at the St. Barnabas Medical Hospital, New Jersey, USA.

Aunty, as she was affectionately called by her children and family, is survived by her children, Mr. Momo Goll, Eric K. Goll (Pinky), Donald R. Kennedy (Rebecca), Meita M. Goll, Varna D. Quaye (Paul), Massa M. Goll, Dee E. Goll, Bindu Towel, and Adolphus K. Hill, of Australia. She is also Survived by her brothers: Deacon James H. E. Hill Sr. (Leona) of Charlotte NC, USA and Deacon Richard D.A. Hill Sr. of Silver Spring, Maryland, USA, several  sisters-in-law, several grand children, nieces, nephews, cousins, and a host of other relatives and friends in Europe, Africa, and the United States.

Wake-Keeping Service:
Friday, March 28th, 2014 (5:30 PM--9:00 PM)
Bethany Baptist Church
275 Market Street, Newark, NJ 07103
Tel: 973-623-8161

Funeral Services:  Saturday, March 29th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
At the same venue.

INTERMENT: Gates of Heaven, 225 Ridgedale Ave, East Hanover, NJ 07936

Contacts: In the USA
Meita Goll (daughter)                   973-884-8698/ 862-207-9104
Varna D. Quaye (Daughter)         763-315-4996/763-442-7263
Massa M. Goll (Daughter)            407-873-2629
Deacon Richard Hill (Brother)     240-413-0454
Ralph A. Pearson Sr. (Nephew)   336-577-8766

Contacts: In Liberia
Capt. Armett E. Hill (Nephew)      011-231-886-331864
Hawa Goll Kotchi (In-law)             011-231-886-515779
Donald R. Kennedy (Son)                011-231-886-912249
Charlotte Pearson Kaicora (Niece) 011-321-886-522999

ACCOMODATION: Courtyard Newark Downtown-886-925-1043/ Best Western Plus Robert Treat Hotel-866-573-4235
Ramada Garden Hotel, Newark Airport-866-767-0278

A memorial fund has been established at Wells Fargo and Bank of America for anyone who wishes to make a financial  contribution. Wells Fargo Bank: Rt.# 021200025/ Acct.8780217736    and   Bank of America: Rt. # 021200339/Acct.381037373034