The Liberian Connection - Africa (1996 - 2015) - An Internet Magazine that Connects Liberians at home and abroad

TLC Africa

Death Announcement




Looking for a job in Liberia?



Getting to Liberia

Real Estate

Have property to lease, rent or sell? List in our Real Estate section

Contact TLC Africa Website:

Tel: 231-886-605-933


Larry E. Moore, Jr. (January 22, 1988 – May 23, 2015)

The Moore, Johnson, Queen, Dennis, and Page-Stryker families regret to announce the death of Larry Everlton Moore, Jr. (affectionately called LaFred) who departed this world all too soon. This tragic event occurred on May 23, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts. Larry was a kind, gentle, fun-loving, compassionate family man and a father of a beautiful little baby girl. His death has carved a gaping hole in the hearts of his family, friends, and many others in the United States and Liberia.
Larry leaves to mourn his daughter Aviila Cherish Moore, including Aviila’s mother Vennice Queen; his father and mother Larry E. Moore, Sr. and Jacqueline P. Johnson; his step-mother Shernett Edwards-Moore; his brothers Joseph Edward ManFred Johnson, Elmer-Anthony Fred Moore, and Lawrence-Michael Elton Moore; his sisters Princess-Larrine Madelynn Moore and Majesty-Alexis Marjorie Moore; two foster siblings Princess Johnson and Prince Benjamin Johnson; his grandmothers Lucia Dennis-Johnson and Lucretia Gray-Moore; his aunts F. Eva Johnson, Dr. Jeanetta Johnson-Senwah, Victoria Johnson-Gbangalie (Bockarie), Cecelia Harris, Catherine Harris, Joyce Moore-Liberty (Sam), Arisa Moore-Gant (Bill), Arlene Moore-Dagadu, Cynthia Moore, Katie Moore-Coleman (Frank), Dr. Temora Moore-Gray, Alvina Moore, Yvette Lomax, and Rebecca Stryker; his uncles T. Fred Johnson, Jr. (Jeweh), Vivion Moore (Cora), Anthony Cadmus Moore, Jr. (Helen), Owen Spencer Moore, Sr., and Hezekiah Franklin (Tryphena); one niece Karma Johnson; his grand-uncle Rev. J. Willie Page, Jr., and a host of cousins, relatives, and friends.

He was predeceased by his grandparents Rev. A. Cadmus Moore, Sr., T. Fred Johnson, Sr., and Zenobia Jerusha Page-Moore.
May the soul of our dear son, brother, father, grandson, nephew, cousin and friend Larry rest in perfect peace.

Funeral arrangements:

Wake Keeping
Friday, June 19, 2015 from 6:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Wing Fook Funeral Home
13 Gerard Street
Roxbury, Massachusetts  02119

Funeral Service
Saturday, June 20, 2015 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Parkway United Methodist Church
158 Blue Hills Parkway
Milton, Massachusetts 02186

Oak Lawn Cemetery
427 Cummings Highway
Roslindale, Massachusetts 02131

For more information, please contact the following individuals:
Katie Moore-Coleman (781-910-9566, Massachusetts)
Jassie Senwah (617-291-5864, Massachusetts)
Rudi Queen (617-515-3058, Massachusetts)
Delores Adighibe (617-828-0629, Massachusetts)
Varietta Davis (678-315-3271, North Carolina)
F. Eva Johnson (011-231-777-513842, Liberia)
G. Orlando Richards (617-293-0613, Massachusetts)

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Larry E. Moore, Jr. Memorial Fund as follows:

Bank of America Account # 4662348481
Routing # 011000138
Name: Henrietta Moore-Coleman

PayPal Contribution:

Facebook Link:
E-mail: (for photos & questions)

Hotel Information

Boston Marriott Quincy
1000 Marriott Drive
Quincy, MA 02169
Tel: 617-472-1000
Room Block: “Lafred’s Memorial” until 6/10/2015
Price: $154.00

Residence Inn Boston Woburn
300 Presidential Way
Woburn, MA 01801
Tel: 781-376-4000
Price range: $127 - $159

Holiday Inn- Dedham
55 Ariadne Road
Dedham, MA 02026
Tel: 1-800-628-8491
Price range: $135 - $165

Holiday Inn Express - Brockton
405 Westgate Drive
Brockton, MA 02301
Tel: 1-800-628-8491
Price Range: $138 - $162

Holiday Inn - Braintree
190 Wood Road
Braintree, MA
Tel: 781-848-1260
Price range: $144 - $169

Courtyard Boston - South Boston
63 R Boston Street
Boston, MA 02125
Tel: 617-436-8200
Price Range: $169 - $189

Courtyard Boston Cambridge
777 Memorial Drive
Cambridge, MA 02139
Tel: 617-492-7777          
Price range: $179 - $274

Courtyard Boston Woburn
240 Mishawum Road
Woburn, MA 01801
Tel: 781-932-3200
Price range: $119 - $169

Best Western Roundhouse Suites
891 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston, MA 02118-2607
Tel: 617-989-1000
Price range: $188 (limited rooms)

Harborside Inn of Boston
185 State Street
Boston, MA 02109
Tel: 617-723-7500
Price range: $279 - $319

Boston Omni Parker House Hotel
60 School Street
Boston, MA 02108
Tel: 617-227-8600
Price range: $233 - $300

Royal Sonesta Hotel Boston
40 Edwin H Land Blvd
Cambridge, MA 02142
Tel: 1-800-311-5174
Price range: $269 - $369

The Westin Boston Waterfront
425 Summer Street
Boston, MA 02210
Tel: 617-532-4600
Price range: $233 - $254

Millennium Bostonian Hotel Boston
26 North Street
Boston, Ma 02109-1509
Tel: 617-523-3600
Price range: $262 - $322

Hyatt Regency Cambridge
575 Memorial Drive
Cambridge, MA 02139
Tel: 617-492-1234
Price range: $189 - $254

The Colonnade Hotel Back Bay
120 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02116-5730
Tel: 617-424-7000
Price range $309 - $319