Edmond J. Bangura Sr. of Leicester, MA

 

5935-bangura-obitEdmond J. Bangura Sr., 72, of Leicester, MA formerly of

22B Blackhall Road, Freetown, Sierra Leone, West Africa died at his daughter’s home in Lowell surrounded by his loving family on Wednesday evening, November 23, 2016.

He was married to the late Hawa-Maria Bangura, who died on May 15, 2000.

Born in Sierra Leone, he was the son of the late Allie and Iye Bangura.

Edmond came to the USA in 1992 and proudly became a citizen in 2003. He graduated from Lowell High School Adult Education and attended UMASS Lowell pursuing a degree in Political Science. Edmond was a R.N. and a Pharmacist in Sierra Leone.

He had previously worked with disabled children in California.

He was a communicant of St. Margaret Church in Lowell and St. Martin’s Parish Church in Sierra Leone.

He is survived by his three daughters, Florence Boateng of Tyngsboro and her husband Chris Boateng of Ghana, Melrose and her husband, Martin Lahood of Leicester, MA and Lovetta and her husband, Emile Worley of Lowell; two sons, David and his wife, Claudia Bangura of Tyngsboro and Edmond and his wife, Ella Bangura of Manchester, NH; 4 brothers, Rahman Mustapha Bangura of VA, Adama, Yaebu and Mohamed Michael Bangura; fourteen grandchildren, Fatmata Thollie and her partner, Sylvanus Kabba, Eustace Conjoh, Edmond, Marion, and Melvin Worley; Melrose Bangura; David Jr.,Nadiv, Hawa, Halle Bangura; Martin and Meltin Lahood; Edmond III, and Ethan Bangura. Two great grandchildren Michael Kabba and Nevaeh Bangura, and many nieces, nephews, cousins and close friends at home and aboard.

He was the father of the late Marion Bangura-Conjoh wife of Tommy Conjoh of Texas and brother of the late James, Junisa, Iye, HajahHawa, Namina, Mohamed, Hassan and Abu Bangura

Visiting hours Thurs. 4 to 8 P.M. Funeral Fri. at 9am from the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 106 MIDDLESEX ST. CHELMSFORD, with a funeral Mass at 10am at St. Margaret Church in Lowell. Burial in the Westlawn II Cemetery, Lowell. Memorials may be made in his name to the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation, 230 East Ohio Street, Suite 500, Chicago, IL 60611. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041.

Visitation

December 1, 2016
4-8P.M.

Funeral

December 2, 2016
9 A.M. DFH 10A.M. Church
St. Margaret Church Lowell
  1. Cecilia Powell, Abdul,Madijan and Mohammed Kabba says:

    I was very saddened to hear about the loss of Mr. Bangura. He was a very generous man and helped me with my son Abdul in my time of need. I send my prayers and condolences to the Bangura family during this time of grief.

    Please excuse the duplicate messages,cell phone issue. God bless.

  2. Ceciliac Powell, Abdul,Madijan and Mohammed Kabba says:

    I was very saddened to hear about the loss of Mr. Bangura. He was a very generous man and helped me with my son Abdul in my time of need. I send my prayers and condolences to the Bangura family during this time of grief.

  3. Ceciliac Powell, Abdul,Madijan and Mohammed Kaabba says:

    I was very saddened to hear about the loss of Mr. Bangura. He was a very generous man and helped me with my son Abdul in my time of need. I send my prayers and condolences to the Bangura family during this time of grief.

  4. Charles Sesay says:

    Our sympathy to the Bangura family. Uncle we really miss you. It is difficult for all of us at this point in time. I remembered my uncle when he use to treat me at his surgery and his jokes. May is soul rest in perfect peace.

  5. Henry Sundima Soyei says:

    David, please accept my sympathy on the death of your father. May God grant his soul eternal rest and peace and may his family find peace, comfort and solace in his cherished memories.

  6. Mohamed Foday Musa says:

    My family and I extend our deepest sympathy to you, David and the rest of the Bangura family in the USA and Sierra Leone. May care and love of those around you provide comfort and peace to get you through the days ahead. And may the soul of Pa Bangura be at peace with our Heavenly Father.

  7. Mohamed Foday Musa says:

    My family and I extend our deepest sympathy to you, David and the rest if the Bangura family in the USA and Sierra Leone. May care and love of those around you provide comfort and peace to get you through the days ahead. And may the soul of Pa Bangura be at peace with our Heavenly Father.

  8. Isatu Sesay says:

    Uncle EJ
    RIP
    Words can’t express how much he meant to me. Uncle inspired me to work very hard and not taking things for granted. Uncle is fun to be around, he is the greatest and will be missed by the Bangura family.

    My deepest condolence to his children my cousins.

  9. Lauren Pinckney says:

    The Pinckney Family would like to extend our sincere condolences to all dealing with the loss of a beloved patriarch, Mr. Bangura. His presence will be severely missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family during this time.

    -Lauren, John, and Teresa Pinckney

    • Salia and Mariama Kaikai says:

      RIP Pa Bangura!To the family,please accept our heart felt condolences and we pray that the Almighty will give you all the strength and courage u deserve to go on during this time of grief. Ameen!

  10. Jibao A Tucker says:

    It’s saddened to hear that you lost your beloved Father, Mr. Bangura. My heart and prayers are with you.

  11. Osman and Rosaline Bangura says:

    Rosaline and I will like to extend our sympathy to all of the Banguras. Pa Bangura touched our hearts in many ways. We are going to miss him. RIP

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