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Mr. Joe W Garba

The Garba, Sirleaf, and Zor families announce with deep regret and heavy hearts the home going of our beloved father, brother, grandfather, uncle, and cousin Joe W Garba. This sad event occurred on Tuesday January 1, 2019 at JFK Hospital in Edison, NJ. Joe was predeceased by his wife of more than 30 years Janet Zoe Snyder Garba, his parents Johnny Garba and Saywhea Garba and Sister Renetta Y Garba. He leaves to mourn his loss 4 children; Joe L. Garba Jr., Samuel W Garba, Vanlee D Garba and Hawa Lymas. 6 grandchildren; Elijah Garba, Elisha Garba, Heaven Garba, Lyric Garba, Samuel Garba Jr. and Chance Barnes. 5 siblings; Mayonway Garba, Dorothy Sirleaf, Koko Garba, Emmanuel Garba, and Togar Garba along with a host of nieces, nephews and family in the United States and Liberia.

Funeral Arrangements is as follow:

Wake Keeping Service:
Friday January 18,2019 (6:00pm-9:00pm)
Macedonia Church of Christ
569 Broadway, Newark, NJ 07104

Funeral Service:
Saturday, January 19, 2019 (10:00am)
Macedonia Church of Christ
569 Broadway, Newark NJ 07104

Rosehill Cemetery
792 East Edgar Rd. Linden, NJ 07036

Hotel Accommodations within the area
Hilton Newark Penn Station
1048 Raymond Blvd.
Newark, NJ 07102
(973) 622-5000

Comfort Suites
1348 McCarter Highway
Newark, NJ 07104
(480) 719-3012

Best Western Plus Robert Treat Hotel
50 Park Place
Newark, NJ 07102
(973) 622-1200

For more information, please contact
Joe L Garba (Son) 908-413-5494
Samuel W Garba (Son) 908-209-7969
Vanlee D Garba (Son) 862-438-1745
Dorothy Sirleaf (Sister) 570-730-0297
Sam Kabba (Friend) 973-441-8393
Theresa Brown (Cousin) 856-404-0917