Eliza Roberts (Killen)
Killens, Coopers, Roberts, McCarthys, Duncans,
Drapers, Greens and Russes, regret to announce
the death in her 89th year of Joan Eliza Roberts
(Killen), effectionately called Sis Joe,
Cousin Joe or Joe Roberts. She was predeceased
by her sons Erna Rex and Hartzell Augustus G.
Killen, Jr. This sad event occurred on Saturday,
August 28, 2010, at the Clara Maass Hospital
in Belleville, New Jersey.
E. Roberts leaves to mourn her children and
precious Jewels: E. Delano Cooper (Newark, New
Jersey); Warren H. Cooper, Jr. (Greenville,
Sinoe County); Arnold V. Cooper (Monrovia, Liberia);
Eliza Hudson Zonn (Orange, New Jersey); Foster
R. H. Killen II (Brooklyn Center, Minnesota);
Erna Rex Killen (Accra, Ghana); Jemima N. Killen
(Newark, New Jersey); Kau Konah Killen (Newark,
New Jersey); William N. Killen (Sayreville,
New Jersey); J. Alfred Killen (Newark, New Jersey);
and Alphonso N. Killen (Dover, Delaware)
also leaves to mourn her beloved brothers William
M. Roberts, Sr. (Monrovia, Liberia); Ishmael
G. Roberts, Sr. (Newark, New Jersey); and James
Faye Roberts (Monrovia, Liberia); her Jehovahs
Witness sister, Ms. Bertha Davis, her 1st Street
friend, Ms. Eliza Freeman, her cousin, Emma
Monger Barclay, and her daughter, Sue Deshield;
grand/great grandchildren, nieces, nephews,
and a host of relatives, and friends in Liberia/Africa,
Europe and the United States of America.
SERVICES of the remains of the Late Joan
Eliza Roberts (Killen) will be held on September
17 and 18 respectively.
Friday, September 17, 2010 from 4:00 PM
8:00 PM at Whigham Funeral Home on 580 Martin
Luther King Jr Boulevard, Newark, New Jersey
DISCOURSE: Saturday, September 18, 2010
at 10:00 AM at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs
Witnesses on 242 South 8th Street, Newark, New
Fairmount Cemetery on 620 Central Avenue,
Newark, New Jersey 07107.
follows immediately after cremation at the Calvary
Roseville United Methodist Church, 400 Main
Street, East Orange, New Jersey 07018.
(in close proximity): go to www.hotel.com. Use
the funeral home address as your landmark to
check on accommodation. You will find rate per
night as low as $51.
E. Delano Cooper (973)393-4506
Eliza Hudson Zonn (973)985-4233
Foster R. H. Killen II (763)222-9992
Jemima N. Killen (401)345-1101
William N. Killen (862)218-2845
Alphonso N. Killen (302)943-7821
Ishmael G. Roberts Jr (973)855-7159