September 28, 1957-October 10, 2010
In Loving Memory of Winifred Lovetta John
The light that your life lit will shine forever.
We love you and we truly miss you.
Lovetta John was born on September 28, 1957
in Monrovia, Liberia. She attended the St. Theresa's
Convent School and the B. W. Harris High School
in Monrovia. Winifred was among the first 50
Liberian women to enlist into the Liberian Army.
She is survived by her sister, Oretha Gonyon
of Silver Spring, Maryland, her brother Theophilus
West of New York, Brothers, Richard Cobma John
and James John of Monrovia, Liberia and a host
of other relatives in Liberia and the United
beloved sister would have celebrated her 54th
birthday on September 28, 2011. Her life was
cut short by breast cancer on October 10, 2010
in Newark, New Jersey. Her death has left a
vacuum in our household that will never be filled.
We will never forget the memories that we shared
over the years. She will be remembered as long
as we live.
Lovetta, the Lord has you in His arms; we have
you in our hearts forever.
a memorial, the family is planning a service
to lay her head stone at the grave site at a
later date. May her soul Rest in Peace.