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Mr. Sayku A. Maseru Waritay
Sunrise:  December 3, 1955
Sunset: March 3, 2018

Proverbs 3:5-6: “Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths.”

The Waritay, Fahnbulleh, Kromah, and Massaquoi families announce with profound regret the unforeseen death of their Husband, Father, Grandfather, Brother, Uncle, Nephew, Mr. Sayku A. Maseru Waritay.

This sad event occurred in Charlotte, North Carolina (USA) on Saturday, March 3, 2018 after a brief period of illness.

The late Sayku A. Maseru Waritay is survived by his wife Hibert Worku Waritay and children: Memuna Sulaiman (Abu), Darlingston Waritay (Tina), Maima Waritay Washington (Kris), Saran Haidara, Boimah Waritay, Mohammed Waritay, and Sayku A.M Waritay Jr. and as well as nine grandchildren.

He is survived by brothers, sisters, uncles, aunts, and a host of relatives and friends in Liberia, Sierra Leone, Guinea, Saudi Arabia, and Europe.

Prior to his death, he worked at the Ministry of Land Mines and Energy. Whereas, in the United States of America he lectured at the following institutions in North Carolina: Barber Scotia College in Concord, The University of North Carolina (UNC), Shaw University, Davidson College, Livingstone College and West Charlotte High School.

In recent years, In Liberia, the late Sayku Maseru Waritay served as team leader of Liberia Teacher Training program (LITP) Funded by USAID (United States Aid for International Development) in Monrovia. He aslo lectured at the University of Liberia and AMEU on Camp Johnson Road.

Most recently, he served as special assistant to honorable Benoni Urey, Standard Beaver of the All Liberian Party (ALP)

Home Going Services in the United States of America.

Contact Information:  

  • Lamini Waritay (+231-886535424)
  • Bernard Waritay (+231-886518209)
  • Dr. Lanfia T. S. Waritay (215-888-3389)
  • Musu Waritay (240-486-2411)
  • Darlingston Waritay (704-965-9212)
  • Maima Waritay-Washington (678-577-4615)

Wake Keeping
Friday March 23rd, 7pm-10pm
Grier Funeral Chapel
115 John McCarroll Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28216

Funeral Service
Saturday March 24th
Service @ 10am-12:30pm
Hickory Grove United Methodist church
6401 Hickory Grove Rd
Charlotte, NC 28215

Gethsemane Cemetery and Memorial Gardens
1504 W. Sugar Creek Rd
Charlotte NC
Repast at Church gymnasium afterwards, same location

Hotels Accommodations

Hampton Inn Charlotte                             Comfort Suites University
University Place                                           Research Park
$94+ tax nightly                                          Double rate $99+ tax, Single rate $94 +tax nightly
(Ask for Sayku Waritay group)                      (Ask for Sayku Waritay group)
Group Code: SMERF                                     7735 University City Blvd
Book by March 16                                        Charlotte, NC 28213
8419 North Tryon Street                               520-433-4198
Charlotte, NC 28262

Holiday Inn
Charlotte University
$94 + tax nightly
(Ask for Sayku Waritay group)
 8520 University Executive Park Dr.
Charlotte, NC  28262