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Mrs. Salimatu (Baby) Wiles Cole

Sunrise: October 3, 1930
Sunset:  July 17, 2019

It is with profound sadness that the Wiles, Paasewe, Koerick, Cole families announces the death of Mrs. Salimatu (Baby) Wiles Cole. This sad event occurred on Wednesday, July 17, 2019, at the home of her granddaughter Jessica Koerick in Deltona, FL surrounded by her loving grand and great grandchildren.  

Baby is survived by her sister Ella Mae Wiles Kaba (Lamine Kaba), two grandchildren Siaka Paasewe and Jessica Koerick (Charles), her great granddaughters Alexis and Tatiana. She also leaves to mourn many children, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousin, aunts, uncles and a host of relatives and friends in the United States, Liberia and throughout the world. 

She was predeceased by her only child Mr. Clarence Siaka Paasewe, her mother and father Waldron Stanley Wiles.


Viewing and removal from the funeral home is at 8:00 am (30 minutes)

Bergen Funeral Services Inc. 114-30 Rockaway Blvd.South Ozone Park, NY 11420

Islamic Funeral Services

Date: Tuesday July 23rd, 2019

Location:  Masjid AbuBakr & Community Center

Time: 9:00 AM

Address: 116 45 Sutphin Boulevard Queens, New York 11434 


Date: Tuesday July 23rd, 2019

Time: 11:00 AM

Forest Green Park Cemetery

535 Texas Road, Morganville, NJ 07751

Date: Tuesday July 23rd, 2019

Time: 12:00 PM

Remembrance/Prayers & Repast – Immediately after the internment

Knights of Columbus

61 Pine Street

Old Bridge, NJ 08857

Donation can be sent to: Bank of America

Ella Mae Kaba

Checking account number – 394007712094

Routing Number – 011500010

Zelle -4015279559 & Cashapp - 4015279559

Contact Persons:
Ella Mae Wiles Kaba – (Sister) 401-527- 9559
Siaka Paasewe (Grandson) 646-229-3147
Jessica Koerick (Granddaughter) 386 -216- 8361
Mohammed Lamine Kaba (Brother – In – Law) 401-548-4217