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Gabriel Wesseh Weah Sr., 96, of Lowell, MA died Saturday, March 9, 2019, 8:44pm at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was married to the late Mary Priscilla Weah who pre-deceased him July 12, 2015. Born in Liberia (West Africa), Gabriel was the son of the late George Wollor Weah and Lucy Duyan Weah. He graduated from St. Patrick’s High School in Liberia and received his medical training at the Tubman National Institute of Medical Arts (TNIMA) in Monrovia, Liberia and higher medical training in Nigeria. He then practiced in Liberia. He came to the United States in December of 1989.

Gabriel was a communicant of St. John the Evangelist Church in N. Chelmsford, MA. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus and the Odd Fellows in Liberia. Gabriel was former President of the Liberia Community Organization of the Merrimack Valley. He enjoyed playing cards, watching soccer and talking politics. He had a deep love for reading and education as a whole.

Gabriel is survived by four sons: George and his wife Affiong Weah, Gabriel Weah, Arthur and his wife Chantee Weah, Mighty Weah; and nine daughters: Augusta Luke, Christine Bass, Barbara and her husband David Mulbah, Winifred Cisco, Massa “Evangeline” Smallwood, Veronica and her husband Augustus Bailey, Joko Wright, Tanneh and her husband Calvin Nylander, Rita Weah; a brother, Peter Weah of Liberia; 40 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren, numerous great-great grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins.

FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS (By Dolan Funeral Home Of N. Chelmsford)

Friday, March 29, 2019, 6pm - 9pm
Christ Jubilee International Ministries 
101 Smith Street, Lowell MA 01851

Saturday, March 30, 2019, 9am
St. John The Evangelist Church
115 Middlesex Street, N. Chelmsford, MA 01863

Saturday, March 30, 2019
The Edson Cemetery
Lowell, Massachusetts 01852

1. George Weah (571) 484-9919
2. Gabriel Weah, Jr. (978) 608-1006
3. Veronica Bailey (978) 846-5978
4. Barbara Mulbah (978) 453-8437