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Mrs. Sarah Elizabeth Monger Sawyer

The Sawyer, Monger and Clark families announce the joyous home going of their Mother, Grandmother, Great-Grandmother, Sister, Cousin and Aunt, Mrs. Sarah Elizabeth Monger Sawyer, on Saturday, May 25, 2013, in Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA, at the age of 89 years old. A veteran educator of more than 50 years, devout member and dedicated worker in the Episcoal Church of Liberia and the U.S., and a pillar to her family. She leaves behind her children Joseph and Bernice Sawyer, Amos and Thelma Sawyer, Abigail and John Morais, Etmonia Sawyer, Eugene and Laura Sawyer, Archie and Esther Sawyer, Doris Sawyer Belleh, Agnes Sawyer Wleh, Louis and Nowai Kamara, Martha Sawyer Jah and Jayne Sawyerr; sisters, Rose Monger-Gray, Frances Mayson, Esther Banto; brother Elkena Monger; nephews, nieces, cousins, in-laws and a host of other relatives and friends.

Wake keeping and funeral services will take place at the Episcopal Church of The Ascension, 205 South Summit Ave, Gaithersburg, MD 20877

Wake keeping: Friday, June 14, 2013 from 7-9pm
Funeral: Saturday, June 15, 2013, 9:30am
Interment: Gate of Heaven Cemetery 13801, Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20906
Repass: Damascus Community Center 25520 Oak Drive, Damascus, MD 20872

Contact Information:
For more information please send an email to Abigail Morais at, or call:
Abigail Morais - 240-416-5200
Etmonia Sawyer - 240-418-5602
Thelma "Comfort" Sawyer - 812-272-7022
Martha Sawyer Jah - 240-765-9616

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HYATT house Gaithersburg
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Comfort Inn Shady Grove
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Red Roof Inn Washington DC- Rockville
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Holiday Inn Gaithersburg
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