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Joanna Wolo Passawe
Sunrise:                  April 15, 1929
Sunset:                  October 8, 2013

It is with great sadness that the Passawe, Wolo, Nyanforh, Doe, Kromah, Johnson, and Jones families announce the death of our mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, and cousin, Mrs. Joanna Wolo Passawe,  daughter of the late Charles Nah Wolo and Princess Nyanforh Gboryenoh of Grandcess, Grand Kru County, Liberia. Joanna went home to be with her Maker on October 8, 2013 at 6:00 a.m. at the SOS Hospital in Congo Town, Liberia.

"Aunty Jo” or "Wollor Gbeh", as she was affectionately called, is survived by her children: Tonia, Wilfred (Dorothy), Andrew, Auston, Jacob, Rose (Colin), Todee, and Sianneh (Tolbert), several grandchildren, and great-grandchildren, and a host of other relatives and friends. Her loving husband Jacob Boima Passawe, Sr. and children William, Willie, Famatta, and Wonka predeceased her. May her soul rest in perfect peace.

Homegoing service will be held on Wednesday, November 6 at:
Georgia Patten United Methodist Church
Waterside UN Drive

Interment immediately following service at:
Brewerville Public Cemetery
Central Brewerville

Family Contacts:
Tonia Maima Passawe     (231) 777032406
Andrew Passawe           (231) 776275440
Auston Passawe           (231) 886929957
Kula Passawe               (231) 880511808
Marie Joanna Passawe (231) 886326638
Vivian Doe                  (231) 886113275

Wilfred Passawe                  703-590-8164
Rose Passawe Reid              352-321-2367
Charles Nah Wolo                281-513-4036
Dr. Jestina Wolo                  401-433-4250                 
Dr. Jestina Doe-Anderson   770-609-9593
Wanda Jones                  919-815-6909