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Homegoing Celebration of the late
Mustapha Boima Stephen Kroma, Sr.

February 4, 1926 – December 29, 2018

The Kroma, Ricks, Butler and Bing families announce the homegoing of the father, grandfather and patriarch
Mustapha Boima Stephen Kroma, Sr. (affectionately called Stephen & Pa Kro)

MBSK, Sr. passed peacefully surrounded by his family on December 29, 2018 at the West Houston Medical Center in Houston, Texas. He was preceded in death by his wife, the late Dorothy C. Ricks (Aunt Dot); and was recently preceded in death by his elder son, the late Pastor MB Kroma, Jr. Also, he is survived by his children Althea M. Kroma-Appleton, Desmond O. Kroma, Lester A. Kroma, Julie Rambo, and Archie Kroma. He is also mourned by his grandchildren Alvie Wesley Kroma, Stephanie Dockery, Abby Kroma, Christine M. Kroma, Leshan Kroma, Christine Katie M. Kroma; and his great grandchildren, Tyrell Kroma, Avianna Kroma, Aiden Kroma, Brighter Dockery and a host of nieces, nephews including Dr. Archibald Kroma of Liberia; lifelong friends and families in the United States, Liberia, Sierra Leone, and the UK.

Wake Keeping
Southwest Community Christian Church – The Bridge
14880 Bellaire Blvd.
Houston, Texas 77083
Friday January 25, 2019
6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Homegoing Celebration
Saint Cyril of Alexandria Catholic Church
10503 Westheimer Rd.
Houston, Texas 77042
Saturday January 26, 2019
11:45 AM – 12:45 PM (Funeral will start and end on time)

Forest Park Westheimer Cemetery
12800 Westheimer Rd.
Houston, Texas 77077

Althea M. Kroma-Appleton – 832-726-2222
Desmond O. Kroma – 832-279-0889
Lester Kroma – 231-886-814-586
Gerald Butler – 817-821-5033
Boijer Kamara Gmah – 832-708-6963

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