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Mrs. Annie Burgess Sancho

The Sancho and Parsons Families announce with profound regret and sadness the home going of our beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandma, sister, aunt and matriarch Mrs. Annie Burgess Sancho.

Our mother answered to her Master’s calling on Saturday August 10, 2019 at 3:01p.m at the Cleveland Clinic Hospital in Cleveland, OH surrounded by love ones.

Mama, Aunty, Aunty Annie, Ms. Annie & Teacher Sancho as she was affectionately called was born in Brewerville, Monsterrdo County Liberia. She married T. Josiah Sancho1st on March 9, 1947 and this union was blessed with nine wonderful children. She taught at the Monrovia Consolidated School System (MCSS), B.W. Harris Episcopal School and St. Theresa Convent elementary schools for many years until her retirement in 1989.

Mama was predeceased by her parents Ira & Everlyna, her husband of 49 years Counsellor T. Josiah Sancho 1st, sons Jonathan (JB) & Benjamin Sancho, Sister Christiana Parsons Pratt, Aunt Julia Parsons-Penick, nephews/sons Ira Austin Burgess & Counsellor Fredie R. Taylor Jr. and her daughters-in-law Phyllis Wadia Sancho and Ramona Reed-Sancho.

Cherishing her memories are her children William, Josiah, Aurelia, AB (Rhoda), Joyce, Precious, Yvonne (Charles), Joan, Hawa (Sam Raye) & Tenneh. Sister Etta Tellewoyan, many grandchildren, 30 great-grand, nieces including Mrs. Lessie Sisusa & Isabella Duncan, nephews including Mr. James Parsons, and a host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral Arrangements are as follow:
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church 2747 Fairmount Blvd, Cleveland Hts, OH 44106

Wake: Friday August 30, 2019 from 6p.m. to 9p.m.

Funeral: Saturday August 31, 2019 at 9a.m.

Highland Park Cemetery, 21400 Chagrin Blvd Beachwood, OH 44122

Contact Info:
William “Will” Sancho 330-289-4265 (c) 330-666-7212 (H)
Josiah “Joe” Sancho 216-287-1095
Aurelia Sancho-McGill 651-315-6110
Albert “AB” 708-751-0390
Rhoda Williams-Sancho 708-751-0390
Joyce Sancho-Moore 708-466-5724
Gloria Precious Sancho 203-545-5775
Yvonne Sancho-Hansford 216-280-3351
Joan “Mamie” Sancho 216-659-8755

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