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Mrs. Mattie-Mae Nebo Abdullai

With heavy hearts the Abdullai, Nebo and Urey families sadly announce the passing of Mrs. Mattie-Mae Nebo Abdullai (affectionately known as Mattie, Sister-Mattie, Aunty-Mattie, Cousin Mattie), wife of Samuel A. B. Abdullai Sr.  Surrounded by her family, Mattie-Mae was peacefully called home to rest on Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at the Allina -Mercy Hospital in Coon Rapids, Minnesota.  She was a loving wife, mother, grandma, sister and aunt.  Mattie was full of fun, compassion and strength.  We mourn her death but we celebrate the wonderful life she lived.

She is survived by her husband, Samuel A. B. Abdullai Sr., children, Bendu Abdullai Seth, Mende Abdullai Morris, Sowolo Abdullai Lee (Anthony), Sangay Abdullai and Samuel A. B. Abdullai Jr.; grandchildren, Ashley and Joseph Seth, Sebrom and Simeon Morris and a host of relatives and friends. 

Home going services will be held in Minnesota as follows:
Wake Keeping service will be held on Friday, October 7, 2016 at 7:00PM:
St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church
1832 James Avenue N
Minneapolis, MN

Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, October 8, 2016 at 10:00AM:
ST. Christopher’s Episcopal Church
2300 Hamline Ave N
Roseville, St. Paul, MN

 U.S.A Contacts:
Sowolo Lee- (651-303-2452)
Samuel Abdullai Jr. - (651-964-5932)
Albert Nebo Jr. - (404-372-2774)
Sawie Nebo (651-276-6503)
Amelia Galimah- (651-402-5952)
Frederica Weeks- (703-981-1941)

Liberia Contacts:
Aaron Chuck Nebo - 231886841888
Bendu Abdullai Tulay - 231886512823
Abla Gadegbeku Williams – 231886510542
Arthur A. B. Abdullai Jr.- 231886511201
Dewitt von Ballmoos – 231886510419
Marie Urey Coleman - 231886423542

Funeral Arrangements Entrusted to:
Brooks Funeral Home
Garden of Eva Florist

Hotel Information
Fairfield Inn & Suites
3645 Centre Pointe Drive N
Roseville, MN 55113

Hilton Garden
1050 Gramsie Road
Shoreview, MN 55126

Courtyard Roseville
2905 Centre Pointe Drive
Roseville, MN 55113