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John Chenwloh Kofa Sr.
July 25th, 1934 – January 12th, 2018

I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith.
 2 Timothy 4:7

It is with profound sorrow and heavy hearts that we the Kofa, Dweh, Lloyd, Gabriel, Monbo, and Crawford Families, announce the death of our beloved husband, father, brother, uncle, grandfather and great grandfather John Chenwloh Kofa Sr.

This irreparable loss occurred on Friday, January 12th 2018 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, after a brutal battle with cancer. John will be missed. His family will mourn his loss while cherishing his memories.

He leaves to mourn his wife, Agnes Dweh-Kofa, his children; Martha Kofa-Gabriel, John C. Kofa Jr., Cecelia Kofa, Beatrice Kofa-Lloyd (Arthur) Toeh Kofa, Sophia Kofa-Monbo (Jacob), Michelle Kofa-Crawford (Jimmy). His brother, Joseph D. Kofa Sr. (sis Tetee), his grandchildren; Kanya, Patience, Deva, Gozi, Althea, Tiera, Cecelia, Decontee, John, Mickey, Charles, Siahnimah, Blessing, Jacob Jr., Rashee, Faith and Beaty. His great grandchildren; Shante, Michelle, Sanaa, April and Ian. His nieces and nephews in the USA includes; Theresa Tarpeh, Mary Beh, Sleweion, Sam Nagbe, Cynthia, James Jr., Cathy, Caroline, Sandra, Konwloh, Sawee, Trokon, Walea, Donyen, Sayondee, Josephine, Decontee, Joseph Jr., Juah, Prince, Friday Trokon, Dickie, John Beh 111, Comfort and a host of other relatives and friends in Liberia and Europe. He is predeceased by his father Nagbe Kofa, his mother Nah Wleh Munah, his brother James Kofa Sr., his sister Martha Gbie Sayondee Kofa and his niece  Dr. Victoria Juah Nimely Brown. May his soul rest in peace with God.

Funeral arrangements:

Wake Keeping:
Friday, February 2nd, 2018 from 6:00pm to 10:00pm
The First United Methodist Church of Germantown
6001 Germantown Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19144

Funeral Services:
Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 from 8:00am to 11:30am
The First United Methodist Church of Germantown
6001 Germantown Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19144

Interment: Hillside Cemetery,
2556 Susquehanna Rd Roslyn, Pa 19001.

Family member to be contacted are:
Beatrice Kofa-Lloyd – (215) 431-0134
Martha Kofa-Gabriel – (215) 900-4814
Walea Kofa-Payne – (267) 235-5270
Sayondee Kofa – (267) 984-5682
Konwloh Kofa-Sayeh – (215) 704-8680
Donyen Kofa – (215) 704-7950
Patience Kofa-Guar – (267) 972-6391

Hotel information:
Holiday Inn Express                                 
 1329 Bristol Pike                                      
Bensalem, PA 19020                                                        
 (215) 245-5222                                                                            

Holiday Inn Bensalem    
3327 Street Rd  
Bensalem, PA 19021
(215) 639-9100    
Roosevelt Inn       
7600 Roosevelt Blvd       
Philadelphia, PA   
(215) 338-7600      
 Hilton Philadelphia City Ave.      
 4200 City Ave.      
Philadelphia, PA 19131   
(215) 879-4000