The Late Mrs. Evelyn Anderson-Zayzay
It is with deep sadness that, the Zayzay, Anderson and Kpaan families regret to announce the home-going of their wife, daughter, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, and cousin the Late, Mrs. Evelyn Anderson –Zayzay. This sudden, untimely and sad event occurred on Sunday September 27, 2015 during the course of her employed duties, at her place of work in Sharon Hill, Pennsylvania USA.
Evelyn, affectionately called “Lyn” by many was a devoted, peaceful, loving, supportive, virtuous, humble and jovial wife and mother. She went the extra mile to care for her family. She did not allow the challenges of life to deter her from accomplishing her set goals. She was one that showed concern not only for her immediate family but for her extended family as well, friends and her community. She wore an ever happy laughter on her face, which will always be remembered.
Evelyn, was a strong follower of the Lord Jesus Christ. This quest to serve her Lord, drove her to be one of the founding members of her affiliating Church - “The New Life Christian Fellowship”, and a member of “The Women of Faith” – a women prayer ministry in Pennsylvania, which she served up to her demise.
Evelyn was predeceased by her father the late Mr. Joseph Kweeyor Anderson, commonly called Uncle Kweeyor, uncles: Alfred Boima Anderson, Sr. , Thomas K. Anderson, sr. Robert Anderson, sr.; aunt: Mrs. Nancy Anderson; cousins: Mrs. Alnansa Anderson-Singleton, Hon. Siafa Oliver Kpaan, Sr. (uncle boy), and nephew: Alfred Boima Anderson,III.
She leaves to mourn her loss: Her mother, Madam Hawa Sando Anderson; Foster Mother, Wanitta Askie Ellis (Aunty Kumba), husband, Mr. Stephen Zayzay; Four children: Adama Yaits, Faith (Patrick Vollay, son in-law to be), Stephen, Jr. and Saybah Zayzay respectively; Three grandchildren; Faith, Elton and Mikel; Two brothers, Zobon Anderson, and Dakenah Anderson; Several Aunts including: Mother Mary Anderson, Musu Anderson, Victoria Tubman; several cousins including but limited to: Brundell E. Taylor, Sr.( Fennie Taylor) Alfred Boima Anderson, Jr. (Bob. AB), McDonald Anderson (Uncle Bam), Alphoso Anderson(Chuku), Taweh Anderson (Nukunu), Konah Anderson, Weatta Anderson- Bogar (Aunty Wee), Murvee Anderson, Bendu Anderson, Zoe Anderson- Bryant, Evelyn Chuku Anderson, Thomas K. Anderson, Jr. Alfred Anderson, Ma- Zoe Anderson, Amelia Anderson, Brenda Anderson, Bindu Lasa Anderson, Benjamin Anderson, Elizabeth Anderson (Hard time), Mariam Anderson (Mom), Cecelia Anderson (Teta), Comfort Anderson (Kpai), Yolanda Anderson-Brown, Al Rufus Anderson, Robert Anderson, Jr. (Borbor); Vuyou B. Kpaan, Bayah Kpaan –Calhoune, J. Eric Dorley, Ashartu Dorley; Adama Kpaan, Kai Kpaan, Nana Kpaan – Anukam (also foster sister), Yatta Ellis ( also foster sister), Joseph Ellis Jr. (Baby –E, also foster brother); several nieces, nephews, grand nieces, grand nephews, Brother-in-law Mr. James Zayzay, Home Church Pastor, Rev. Urarus Dixon, host of other relatives, religious and social associates, friends, co-workers and well-wishers.
Funeral Arrangement for Mrs. Evelyn Anderson-Zayzay is as follows:
Friday October 30, 2015
Viewing: 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Wake Keeping: 8:00 – 12:00 am
Saturday October 31, 2015
Viewing: 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Funeral Service: 9:00 am
Internment: To be announced at Funeral Service
Venue for Wake, Funeral and Repast
Mount Zion United Methodist Church
921 Main Street
Darby, PA – 19023
Repast: Fellowship Hall of the same church
The following individuals can be contacted for further information:
Faith Zayzay- Daughter: 2675217939
Stephen Zayzay, Jr. (Son) 2154521620
Patrick Vollay (Son-in- Law to be) 2672505619
Weatta Anderson-Bogar (Cousin) 2158690460
Lasa Bindu Anderson (Cousin) 2676016497
Vuyou Kpaan (Cousin) 2672260095
Nana Kpaan-Anukam (Cousin/Foster Sister) 6103336143/2678589453
James Zayzay (Brother in Law) 6109315118
Stephen Zayzay, Sr.: (Husband) ---- 0112310886835756
Adama Yatis (Son) 0112310775216623
Zoe Johnson (Niece) …..011231855498722
Alphoso Anderson (Cousin) 0112310880100851
Zoe Anderson-Bryant (Cousin) 01123188513477
All financial donations can be deposited in accounts:
Bank of America: AC# - 383-015-599-317
Wells Fargo Bank: AC# - 221-474-6576
Our dear and beloved Evelyn, “Lyn” will be deeply missed. Our hearts indeed ‘bleed’ to see her leave us, but God knows why and loves her the best. May her humble soul rest in perfect peace and light perpetual shines upon her. Amen!