Massah Veronica Hansford-Gitau
is with profound sadness that we must inform
you of the passing of Chara Massah Veronica
Hansford-Gitau, our beloved daughter, mother,
sister, niece, and friend on Saturday, June
6, 2009 at Interfaith Medical Center in Brooklyn,
is survived by her mother, Amelia Cooper; her
father, Ambassador J. Charles Hansford Sr.;
her children, Kimathi and Gichura; her brothers,
Charles Jr., Daffeh, and Salchi and her sisters,
Bendu, Famatta, Maimah, Shawna, Wanda, and Zoe
and their respective families.
mourning her loss include a host of devoted
aunts, uncles, cousins, nephews, nieces, godparents,
colleagues, students, and very dear friends.
Wake-Keeping and Funeral Service
viewing will begin at 5 P.M. on Friday,
June 26, 2009 until the wake-keeping service
at 7 P.M.
funeral service will begin at 8 A.M. (sharp)
on Saturday, June 27, 2009.
Please join us at:
MILLER EVANGELICAL CHRISTIAN UNION CHURCH
1110 President Street
Brooklyn, New York, 11225
(Between Rogers & Bedford Aves.)
Interment will take place on Saturday morning,
immediately after the funeral service at:
Pinelawn Memorial Park
Farmingdale, New York, 11735
repast will follow immediately after interment.
Amelia Cooper (718) 493-7484 (H), (718) 496-1053
Charles Hansford Jr. (216) 402-6173
Daffeh Hansford (202) 340-1270
Salchi Hansford (401) 808-5717
Shawna K. Hansford (718) 496-3397
Yvonne Hansford (216) 280-3351
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