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Sunrise: November 25, 1922 - Sunset: September 22, 2017

The Itoka, Gadegbeku, Dalmeida, Ireland and Adjavon families announce with deep sorrow and yet with reverence to the Almighty God, the passing in his ninety fifth year of our dear father, grandfather, great grandfather, brother, uncle and cousin, Gabriel P. Itoka Sr. This transition occurred during the early morning hours of Friday September 22, 2017 at his residence on Benson Street Monrovia, Liberia.

He was predeceased by his wife Lois Mabel Grant Itoka, daughter Elizabeth Wewee Itoka,  Lucki Tamba-grandson, both parents, Joseph Itoka Sr and Elizabeth Gadegbeku Itoka, brothers-Bonifacius Itoka, Felix Itoka, Joseph Itoka Jr, Emmanuel Itoka and sister, Veronica Itoka . He is survived by his children, Felicia Itoka Fofana, Harry Itoka (Comfort), Nathaniel Itoka, Michael Itoka (Linda), Gabriel Itoka Jr (Sussie), Henry Itoka, Hawa Itoka, Kojo Itoka, Jerome Itoka, and James Cooper (Nyamah); grandchildren-Alecia Nosike, Louise Randall, Dennis Nyanforh, Anisa Fofana, Unisa Fofana, Lugi Itoka, Harriette Itoka, Randy Itoka, Faithy Itoka, Phyllis Itoka, Chara Itoka, Quasie Itoka, Adrain Itoka, Toushi Itoka, Garry Itoka, Gabriel Itoka III, Alhaji Itoka, Sali Itoka, Ramantu Itoka, Kedric Itoka, Jeremiah Itoka, Crystal Itoka, Tema Itoka, Korshiwa Itoka, Patient Itoka, Benjamin Itoka Jr, Kojo Itoka, Sama Itoka, James Cooper Jr, Lydia Cooper  ; 36 grandchildren, several great grandchildren; one brother-Aloysius Itoka and numerous beloved nephews, nieces, grand nieces, grand nephews, cousins, godchildren, and a host of many other relatives and friends in Togo, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Liberia and United States of America.

Funeral Arrangements:
Viewing of the body will be held on:
Saturday October 21, 2017 @10am-11am
Sacred Heart Cathedral Catholic Church, Monrovia
Cemetery: Kaiser Memorial
Funeral Services will be held on:
Saturday October 21, 2017@11am-12noon

Repast details will be provided at the church.
All tributes will be paid during the viewing of the body.

A Memorial Service will be held in New York on Saturday October 21, 2017@ 1:00pm
Sacred Heart Church of Cambria Heights
115-50 221st Street
Cambria Heights, NY 11411
Contact: Comfort K Itoka
Tel. 917-873-5554

Aloysius Itoka-516-366-7143
Felicia Itoka-347-466-2612
Harry Itoka-917-853-3826
Nathaniel Itoka-646-734-9315
Michael Itoka-317-259-7562
Gabriel Itoka Jr-443-813-4096
Toose Itoka-518-505-4066
Lawrence Itoka-
Hawa Itoka-011231886490582
Jerome Itoka-011231886527017
James Cooper-011231777532023
Venice Dean-011231886519253
AC Gadegbeku-011231880556355