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Mrs. Marion Tawah Caillendee

(December 12 , 1944 - January 12, 2019)

The Caillendee, Akoi  and  the many closely related family members; the families and friends of Bohlahun; the families and friends of Lofa, Liberia, Guinea and the United States announce with profound regrets the home going of their loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, aunt, and cousin, Mrs. Marion Tewah Caillendee. She was a member of Bolahun Alumni , Friends & Family Association (BAFA), a former midwife at the Liberian-Japanese Maternity Center, Monrovia, Liberia and a daughter of Bolahun, Lofa County. This sad event occurred on Saturday, January 12, 2019 At the Piedmont Hospital, Atlanta, GA, USA.

Aunty Marion leaves to mourn her loss, her husband Mr. Henry Saa Caillendee , many children, grand and great grand children. She is also survive by many sisters, brothers, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, grandsons-in-law, grand-daughters-law extended families of Bolahun, members and friends of the Bolahun Alumni, Friends & Family Association (BAFA), Lofa County, Liberia; Guinea and the United States.

Aunty was predeceased by her parents the late  Simon Akoi and Paula Miatta; sisters: Mildred Soko Wata Gbegbe, Cecelia Mollay and Megan Toma; and brother-in-law, Dr. Fredrick S. Gbegbe.

Aunty Marion will be missed. May her soul and all the souls of the faithfully departed rest in eternal peace. Amen.

Final Arrangements:

Atlanta, GA, USA:

Memorial Service: Saturday, February 16, 2019, 11:00 A. M. International Christian Fellowship (ICF), 3076 Humphries Dr. SE Atlanta, GA 30354

Monrovia, Liberia:

Removal:  Friday, February 22, 2019, 5:00 P.M.  Samuel Stryker Funeral Home, Sinkor, Monrovia

Wake Keeping: Friday, February 22, 2019, 6:00 P.M.  St. Stephens Episcopal Church 10th Street Sinkor, Monrovia, Liberia

Funeral Services: Saturday, February 23, 2019, 10:00 A. M. St. Stephens Episcopal Church, 10th Street, Sinkor, Monrovia, Liberia

Caillendee Family Plot
Banjor, Brewerville, Liberia
Repast follows immediately

Contacts (Liberia)
Mr. Henry Caillendee (Husband)   011-231-88-652-7207
Mrs. Una Kumba Thompson (Niece)    011-231-77-016-9926
Mrs. Isatu Noubibou (Niece)                 011-231 88-614-0672
Nancy Sammy Kparkillen (Daughter) 011-231-88-652-3526
Samuel Youngkende (Son) 011-231-88-641-8140

Contact (USA)
Minita Tenne  Steven (Sister)                   240-394-2321
Evelyn Sia Williams   (Daughter)               678-791-3876
Korlu Gbegbe Blama (Niece)              610-809-1859
Jowo Gbegbe Fumbah (Niece)            770-736-5136

Note: A Book of condolence will be open during the period of bereavement.