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Tigrean-Ethiopian Community Association Washington, DC Metropolitan 901 S. Highland Street, #: 301, Arlington, VA 22204
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Date: 24 April 2017 Dear Tigrean Ethiopian Community Association (TECA DC) members and friends:

It is with very heavy hearts and devastation that the Tigrean Ethiopian Community Association, DC Metropolitan (TECA DC) Board members are writing today to let you know that Mr. GIRMAY GEBREYOHANNES, a beloved member of our community has passed away on the night of April 22, 2017. His sudden death is a very big loss to his family and our community. The TECA DC Board is kindly requesting all members of our community to:

  1. Participate in comforting the family currently at ECDC, 901 S Highland St, Arlington, VA 22204. The TECA DC board will serve dinner at ECDC to all participants on Tuesday April 25, 2017.
  2. Attend Church ceremony on April 25, 2017 @ 9:00 AM Mekane Hiwot Medhanealem Church, 2717 22nd Street NE, Washington DC.
  3. Attend Farewell at Dulles Airport, his Funeral will be held in Ethiopia.

The community has a General Assembly Meeting in less than a week on April 30, 2017. We will discuss subsequent measures during the meeting.

We thank you in advance for your prayers, and for being caring and supportive of the family in the upcoming days and weeks.


Tigrean Ethiopian Community Association DC Metropolitan (TECA DC) Board

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