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Ms. Debra Taylor Ngwayah
Sunrise: Nov. 13, 1979
Sunset: July 27, 2012           

“Oh death where is your sting, oh grave where is your victory” 
“Our God is not dead He’s alive! He’s alive!!!!!!!!”

We, the Ngwayah Family, celebrate the home-going of our dear daughter, mother, sister, aunt, niece and cousin, Ms. Debra Taylor Ngwayah.

Debra was ushered into the bosom of her Heavenly Father, with a smile on her face on Friday, July 27, 2012; at the Loyola University Hospital in Maywood, Illinois near Chicago, after a brief illness.

“Dee” was a much loved person; caring and sharing whatever she had with others without reservations and with open arms.

 “Lady D” “Aunty D” as she was affectionately called, will be greatly missed by; mother Agnes Ricks-Ngwayah, brothers Melvin (Martha) ; Lafayette  Lawrence Allen; Archie (Vero), Prynce (Melita); James (Adeline); Elias (Julene) ; Aquilus (Vecia); Sam (Elizabeth); Rodney (Christine);  Diamoi (Comfort); Royston Ngwayah; Alfred (Sharon) Stubblefield; sisters Miranda Harmon; Musu Sirleaf; Elizabeth Brisbane all of the United States and Taylor Ngwayah; Justin L. Ricks of Liberia; as well as many cousins, nieces, nephews and host of relatives and friends.

Prior to her death, Debra served as Manager for the Palmer House Hotel in Chicago for many years.

Activities marking the celebration of the life of Ms. Debra T. Ngwayah are as follows:

Wake Keeping
St. Anselm Catholic Church
6045 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60637

Friday, August 24, 2012
Viewing:  5 – 6 p.m.
Services:  7 – 9 p.m.

Funeral Services

St. Anselm Catholic Church
6045 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60637

Saturday, August 25, 2012
Viewing:  9am – 10am
Services:  10am – 11am


Mt. Hope Cemetery
11500 South Fairfield Ave
Chicago, IL 60655


110 E. 61st. Street
Chicago, IL
Saturday, August 25, 2012

                        Names                                         Phone No.
                   Agnes R. Ngwayah                                    773-585-3279
                        Melvin J. Ngwayah                                          563-449-2050
            `            Lafayette L. Allen                                          312-714-0190
                        James M. Ngwayah                                         773-704-4083
                        Archie D. Ngwayah                                          609-481-8139
                        Elias G. R. Ngwayah – II                                 312-545-6720
                        Aquilus C. Ricks                                               773-458-5406
                        Rodney R. Ngwayah-I                                     312-772-7146
                        Taylor B. Ngwayah                                         011-231-8869-83232
                        Prynce/Melita Ngwayah                                    312-310-9397

Best WEstern Hotel
8220 South Cicero Ave.
Burbank, Illinois 60459
Code: Ngwayah funeral . (16 rooms (8 king bed; 8 suites)
Rates: $89.00 for king side bed and $99.00 for king side suite. Free continental breakfast and an indoor pool. Dates: 8/24 and 8/25, 2012
Tel: 708-497-3000