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Mr. George D. Mensah
June 17, 1920 to September 23, 2012

The Mensah Family announces the peaceful passing of Mr. George Dovi Mensah in his 92nd year.  Our beloved patriarch, Papa, slipped away close to midnight on Sunday, September 23rd, 2012 in Minneapolis, MN with family at his bedside.  Family members who will continue to cherish the memories of this long and amazing life include his children: Bernice Gray-Snorton, Zinna Mensah-Zoe, Leonard D. Mensah, G. Tetteh Mensah (Jema), Michael A. Mensah (Rolanda); nephews Reuben K. Mensah (Benetta) and Benjamin Y. Davies (Barbara); five nieces, sixteen grandchildren, eleven great grand-children and a host of other relatives and friends in Liberia, Togo and the United States. 

Papa’s dearest wife of 58 years, Sarah Simpson-Mensah completed her journey home 27 years ago and welcomes him with open arms.  Sail Away Papa, Sail Home. 

Thank you and goodbye Papa.  We love you and we will surely miss you!

Funeral Arrangements:
Friday, October 12, 2012 
Time:  5PM – 9PM
Washburn – McReavy Funeral Chapel
5000 West 50th & Hwy 100
Edina, MN 55436

Rite of Christian Burial:
Saturday, October 13, 2012 
Final Viewing: 10AM
Funeral Mass: 11AM
The Basilica of Saint Mary
88 North 17th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55403

Leonard D. Mensah:            301-520-8025
G. Tetteh Mensah:                513-646-6647
Michael A. Mensah:               612-588-9968
J Eddie Burnette:                    612-804-3317
Ciatta H. Clarke:                     231-777-518193
Zoe Snorton-Baker:                231-886-572043

Hotel Info:
Homewood Suites by Hilton Minneapolis - St. Louis Park at West End
5305 Wayzata Boulevard,
Saint Louis Park, Minnesota 55416
Phone: 952-544-0495

SpringHill Suites by Marriott
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St. Louis Park, Minnesota 55416
Phone: 952-738-7300