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Mrs. Joetta Mardea Richardson Tarr

"The Lord Giveth and the Lord Taketh Away. Blessed be the Name of the Lord."
With heavy hearts, the Tarr and Richardson families deeply regret to announce the Home-Going of our beloved Mother, Grandmother, Sister, Aunt, Cousin and Friend, Mrs. Joetta Tarr. Mommy, Sis Joetta, Aunty Joetta, and Jomah as she was affectionately called departed this life peacefully on Thursday, August 29, 2013 during a brief visit to Liberia For her Father’s funeral.

The Late Joetta departed the USA on August 13, 2013. She was to return on September 14, 2013, but her return was not possible. The body of the late Mrs. Joetta Mardea Tarr will be flown back from Liberia to Allentown Pennsylvania, United States of America.

She will be missed. She leaves to mourn her loss while cherishing her memories her beloved husband, Mr. Paul Hwieto Tarr, her children Charlene, David, Tonia, Rose, Mongai, Patience, Archie, Paul Jr., Stephanie, and a host of family and friends. Joined in suffering and pride, these include her grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews. 

May Light Perpetual Shine Upon Her.


Wake Keeping (All Tributes at Wake)
Friday, September 20, 2013
Viewing 6pm – 7pm
Wake 7pm – 10pm
First Baptist Church
3235 Linden St.
Bethlehem, PA 18017

Celebration of Life Service
Saturday, September 21, 2013

9am – 11am
First Baptist Church
3235 Linden St.
Bethlehem, PA 18017

Saturday, September 21, 2013
Following Celebration of Life Service
Nisky Hill Cemetery
254 E. Church St.
Bethlehem, PA  18018

Saturday, September 21, 2013
Following Interment
First Baptist Church
3235 Linden St.
Bethlehem, PA 18017

Hotel Information
Knights Inn and Suite
1880 Steelstone Rd
Allentown, PA 18109
Tell the hotel you’re attending the Tarr funeral to receive a discount.

Mr. Paul H. Tarr (Husband)                  (484)223-5204
Mr. Stephen Barron Zeogar                  (763)464-9238
Esther Vah                                           (732)213-6937
Africanus Richardson                           (704)258-4551
Harriett Dennis                                    (651)210-7756