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Thomas Nma Kofa

(Affectionately known as “T. Kofa Nma”)

November 13, 1939 – December 4, 2017

The Kofa family announce with profound sadness, the passing of our beloved husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, uncle, brother, and family patriarch Thomas Kofa Nma.  He entered his eternal rest on the early morning of Monday, December 4, 2017.

T. Ko leaves to mourn his loss, his wife of 47 years, Mrs. Monica Doyen Kofa, his children (Theresa Mamie Kofa, Lorenzo Nmaten Kofa, Florence S. Kofa, and Emma Wisseh-Dee Kofa), five grandchildren, and two great grandchildren. T. Ko is survived by his two sisters, a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins in Liberia and the U.S., as well as a community of relatives and friends.

Our Pa/Daddy/Grandpa/Uncle/Brother/Friend will be dearly missed.

Funeral Arrangements

Wake Service:

Friday, December 15, 2017

6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

First United Methodist Church

6201 Belcrest Road

Hyattsville, MD 20782


Funeral Service:

Saturday, December 16, 2017

9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

First United Methodist Church

6201 Belcrest Road

Hyattsville, MD 20782



Saturday, December 16, 2017

12:00 p.m.

All Souls Cemetery Germantown

11401 Brink Road

Germantown, MD 20876



Saturday, December 16, 2017

From 1:00 p.m.


Albertos Karpeh:               917-843-8573

Patricia Gongar:                240-758-9618

Alfred Gongar:                  301-651-4649

Monica Kofa:                     678-462-1429