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Honoring and Celebrating the
Life and Legacy of Togar Lawrence Randall

“It is not length of life, but depth of life.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson

With heavy hearts, the Randall, Tarpeh and Greene families announce the untimely death of Mr. Togar Lawrence Randall, who departed this world on Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at the George Washington University Hospital in Washington, DC, USA after a protracted illness.

As an attorney, career journalist, and communications professional, Togar Lawrence Randall contributed immensely to policy formulation and research for Liberia and Africa at large. He served in leadership capacities at the African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) Liberia office, the Liberia Media Center (LMC) and as a Consultant of the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP). 

Togar Lawrence Randall was a graduate of the Seventh Day Adventist High School in Monrovia, Liberia; the University of Liberia College of Social Sciences and Humanities (Mass Communications with an emphasis on Economics); and the Louis Arthur Grimes School of Law at the University of Liberia.   

He leaves to celebrate his short, yet impactful life, his wife, Mrs. Ralphlyn Tarpeh Randall; his children, Justin Gaysue, Albert Randall, Lawrencia Randall, Israel Randall, and Togar Lawrence Randall Jr.; adopted children, Abraham Williams and Patricia Davis; special guardian, Mrs. Bessie Toe Smith; brother, Augustus Pinton Randall Jr.; sister in-law, Stephanie Dorbor Randall; sister, Shelly Randall; aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and a host of other relatives and friends. His father, Augustus Pinton Randall Sr. and mother, Musu Bah Randall predeceased him.

Events to honor and celebrate the life and legacy of Togar Lawrence Randall are as follows:

Celebration of Life:*
Saturday, September 3, 2016
11:00am (viewing begins at 10:30am)
Christ Assembly Lutheran Church
27 Hudson Street
Staten Island, New York 10304 

*Sympathizers are encouraged to wear white attires as a symbol of peace and unity.

Following this service, the remains of Togar Lawrence Randall will be flown to Liberia for burial.

Contacts for Event in the USA:
Ciapha Kemokai Greene        267-6508154
Ezekiel Williams                   347-299-5121
Gabriel Randall                    301-408-4821
Julia Randall Hance              301-460-6013
Linda “Aunty Bea” Logan      718-442-5863
Satta McCauley 917-651-8076

Removal from Funeral Home:
Friday, September 9, 2016, 4:30pm  
Samuel Stryker Funeral Parlors
Monrovia, Liberia

Wake Keeping:
Friday, September 9, 2016, 6:00pm
S. T. Nagbe United Methodist Church
13th Street
Monrovia, Liberia

Funeral Service: 
Saturday, September 10, 2016, 9:30am
S. T. Nagbe United Methodist Church
13th Street
Monrovia, Liberia
Interment follows at the Congotown cemetery.

Contacts for Events in Liberia:
Augustus Pinton Randall Jr.       231886535326        
Boakai Jaliaba                          231555569729
John N. Randall                        231886510068
Markind Randall Boayue            231886511839
Patrick M'bayo                          231886566599