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It is with deep sorrow that the Valentine, Kaifa, Simonovitch, Harris and Smallwood families announce the Home going to life perpetual of our dearest beloved Mother, Sister, Aunt, Grandmother, Great Grandmother, Cousin and Friend, Nya Musu Valentine.

Her passing occurred on November 9, 2009 at the home of her daughter in Dallas, Texas, USA.

Nya Musu was born June 15, 1930 in city of Clay-Ash-Land, Liberia,Lived in Suehn,D.C .Clark Town,Bomi County most of her life; now she leaves to mourn her passing:

Her sons Stephen Simonovitch-Kaifa of (of New Jersey), Allen Smallwood ( Liberia), her daughters Mai Harris-Simpson (of Liberia), Evelyn Smallwood-Booker (of Dallas, Texas), Florence Smallwood Vah (of Dallas, Texas) and Mama Kamara (of Liberia) and 22 Grandchildren and 4 Great Grand Children, Aunts, Uncles, Nieces, Nephews, Cousins and a host of Friends and distant relatives.

Wake-Keeping: Friday December 4, 2009 (8:00 PM-11:00 PM)

Church Name: Hopewell Baptist Church

Address: 785 Martin Luther King Blvd

Newark, New Jersey 07108

Phone Number: 973-824-9119

Funeral Service: Saturday December 5, 2009 (9:00AM-11:00 AM)

Church Name: Hopewell Baptist Church

Address: 785 Martin Luther King Blvd

Newark, New Jersey 07108

Phone Number: 973-824-9119

Internment: Grave Site

Address: Heavenly Rest Memorial Park

268 Ridgedale Avenue

East Hanover, NJ 07936

Heavenly Rest Memorial Park is 15.3 miles from the church

Phone Number: 973-887-8386

Repast: St. Lucy’s Community Center and Church in Newark

Address: 118 East 7th Avenue

Newark, NJ 07104

St. Lucy’s Community Center is 2.2 miles from the church

Hotel Information:

Dr. Kaifa has made arrangements for those who will need lodging for the funeral activities of a fixed price of $50.00 per night, reservation can be made at the Days Inn, 3159 Route 46 East, Parsippany, NJ 07054 (Ph: 973- 335-0200).

This price is valid for reservations made between December 2nd and 6th. To take advantage of this offer, callers should use the code word----Su Chang of Formosa and talk to receptionist April or anyone. The hotel is 15.6 miles from the Church.

Of course, the Newark metro area has many hotels and motels.

Contact Person:

Stephen Kaifa

44 Center Grove Road, R-33

Randolph, NJ 07869



Evelyn Smallwood Booker

10464 Evening View Dr.

Fort Worth, TX 76131




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