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Mother Hannah Wannie Richards

With sadness and heavy hearts, the Richards', Doe, Nyeplue,Parteh, families announce the home -going of Mother Hannah Wannie Richards, a beloved mother, sister, grandmother, great-grandmother, aunt, cousin and a true friend.

A respectable woman states "Mother Hannah Richards lived a full life in the Lord and we are now gathered here to celebrate her life and legacy. We appreciate the good will of all those whose lives were touched by her.

Miss Hannah Richards was a devote Christian woman who showed her values, discipline, enchantment and dignity to all who crossed her path. She departed this earth on Monday June 16th, 2014 at the Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis, MN. She is survived by her children: Frances Richards, Lawrina Richards- Doe, Elizabeth Nyeplu Gaye, Louisa Parteh Nimene, Isaiah Parteh (Lisa).: Foster children: Adolphus Nyemah, Francis Sieneah and ten others; Brothers, Rev. Mark J. Richards Jr., Nyema J. Richards Sr. and John C. Richards. She was preceded in death by eight brothers, three sisters and three children.

She was a loving grandmother to 28 grandchildren, 37 great-grandchildren, many nieces, nephews, close cousins, and good family friends in Liberia, the United States and many other parts of the world.

Funeral Services
Wake Keeping Services July 17th 2014

Church Address

Cross Point Church 10936 Foley Blvd NW Coon Rapids, MN. 763-755-3748 Viewingfrom6p-8pmfollowedbyservicekeepingfrom8p-11p coffeeandteafrom11p-12a.

Funeral Service July 18th, 2014

Cross Point Church 10936 Foley Blvd NW Coon Rapids. 763-755--3748 Viewing from 9am -10:00am. Service10:00-12:30, followed by internment at Mound Cemetary. 3515 69th Avenue North Brooklyn Center, MN 55429

Will also be at the same location of the church.

Family Contacts

  • Isaiah Parteh (son) - 763-257-3393
  • Lawrina Richards Doe (daughter) - 763-291-2162
  • Louisa Parteh Nimene (daughter) - 763-291-2815
  • Elizabeth Nyeplu Gaye (daughter) - 612-770-0696
  • Isaac Randolph (grandson) - 612-600-2359
  • M Precious Richards- Cojolo (cousin) - 612- 206-2086
  • Winston Taylor (grandson) - 612-245-8289
  • Owegio Wreh (grandson) - 651-280-7224

Hotel Accommodation
Embassy Suites Hotel
6300 Earle Brown Drive, Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, 55430, 1-763-560-2700

Motel 6
2741 Freeway Boulevard I-94 at Shingle Creek Parkway, Exit#34 Brooklyn Center MN 55430

(763) 560-9789

Country Inn Suites

2550 Freeway Boulevard, Brooklyn Center MN. 55430 763-561-0900