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Martha Gbie Sayondee Kofa

This is to announce the home going of our beloved Mother, Aunt, sister, Martha Gbie Sayondee Kofa aka Weah Mona Kofa Gbie, and affectionately known as Aunty.  She passed on Sunday, December 7, 2014 at 3:30 am at home in Philadelphia Pennsylvania after a prolonged illness.  

She leaves to mourn her brothers, Joseph D. Kofa Sr. (Agnes Tetee) and John C. Kofa Sr. (Agnes Wlehdee), her nieces and nephews in the USA  including; Theresa Tarpeh, Mary Beh, Slewion,  Sam Nagbe, Martha, James Jr., Cynthia, Cathy, Caroline, Sandra, John Jr., Dennis, Cecelia, Beatrice, Toe,  Konwloh, Sawee, Trokon, Walea, Donyen, Sayondee, Josephine, Decontee, Joseph Jr., Sophia, Michelle, Eleanor, Kate, Jestina, Olivia, Juah, Prince, Comfort, Trokon and a host of other relatives and friends in Liberia and Europe. She was predeceased by her husband Francis Manning, her brother James Kofa Sr., and her niece Dr. Victoria Juah Nimely Brown. Aunty was a mother to all her nieces and nephews. She was the pillar that united the Kofa family and her demise creates a huge void that is irreplaceable. We love her and will miss her.  May her soul rest in peace.

Funeral arrangements are as follow:

Friday, January 9, 2015 @6pm   Wake keeping

Saturday January 10, 2015 @9am Funeral service
Wake and Funeral will be at the First United Methodist Church of Germantown on 6601 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia Pa. 19144.

Repast follows immediately after interment.

Family members to be contacted are:
Walea Kofa-Payne      267 235 5270
Martha Kofa               215 900 4814
Donyen Kofa              215 704 7950
Sayondee Kofa                        267 984 5682
Konwloh Kofa Sayeh 215 704 8680
Trokon Kofa               267 981 6017

List of nearby hotels:
Red Roof Inn              3011 Lincoln Hwy., Pa. 19053           215 244 9422
Raddison Hotel           2400 Old Lincoln Hwy, Trevose, Pa.             215 638 8300
Roosevelt Inn              7600 Roosevelt Blvd., Phila., Pa.,      215 338 7600