Whom have I in heaven but you? And earth has nothing I desire besides you. My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever. Psalm 73:25-26
Home Going of Edmund Kofi Okyne
It is with profound regrets that the Okyne family announce the passing of their son, husband, father, brother, Mr Edmund Kofi Okyne. This sad event occurred on August 31, 2016 at the Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas, Texas.
Edmund was an employee of the Exeter Finance Group in Irving, Texas.
Edmund was predeceased by His father, Mr. Abraham Okyne, Sr and sister, Victoria (Baby Vic) Okyne.
He leaves to mourn his death, his wife, Sheba Paasewe Okyne, four children, Lionel Emmanuel, Joel Cody, Donnel , and Edmund “Poof” Okyne Jr. His mother Mrs Victoria Wleetah Okyne: Siblings- Abraham J. Okyne, Jr (Christine), Wilhelmina Aba Okyne-Bridges (Shagi), Patricia Okyne, Emelia Okyne-Monger (Hezekiah), Joyce Okyne-Greene(Theodore), Etmonia Okyne-Wheaton (Victor), Beatrice Lewis- Norman (George), Agatha, Emmanuel and Catherine Okyne. Edmund also left to mourn his loss, several Aunts, Uncles, Nephews, Nieces, Cousins and Friends in Liberia,, USA, and other parts f the world.
Viewing and Wake Keeping Service:
Friday, September 23, 2016
7:00 P.M. to 11:00 P.M. Arlington Christian Bible Fellowship Church (ACBF) 1501 S Center St. Arlington, TX 76010
If you would like to pay a tribute at the Wake Keeping Service, please email Abe Okyne at: Ajohnkojoe2@gmail.com by Thursday, September 22.
Saturday, September 24, 2016
10:00 A. M. Prompt
Arlington Christian Bible Fellowship Church (ACBF) 1501 S Center St. Arlington, TX 76010
Internment: Burial will follow immediately after the funeral services at the Cedar Hill Memorial Cemetery 8301 US 287 HWY, Arlington TX
For further information, please contact the following persons:
Sheba Paasewe Okyne (817) 655-0778
Abraham J. Okyne, Jr / Christine (682)-333-8920 /(682)-221-7828
Wilhelmina Okyne-Bridges / Shagi (214)-437-2751 /(817)-770-7776
Patricia Okyne (817)-791-4692
Emelia Okyne-Monger / Hezekiah (817)-899-8364 / (817) - 770 - 7776
Catherine Esi Okyne (682)-551-5445
Irene Sekle (704)-968-3253
Monrovia, Liberia Contacts:
Victoria Okyne 011231888006897 (mother)
Joyce Okyne Greene/Theodore 011231866514681
Etmonia Okyne Wheaton/Victor 011231886550469
Beatrice Lewis Norman/George 011232555131002/011231886540258
If you would like to make a contribution, please use the below:
Bank of America, Name of the a/c - Wilhelmina Bridges
Account #: 4880 6510 8297 (Checking) & 4880 6510 8310 (Savings)
Routing Number: 111000025