ODE TO Elireste Morency
Mother to family, orphans, and strangers
Protector of those in need
you shared unconditional love without judgment and welcomed
all to your humble home
Grandmother to family, orphans and strangers
You continue to live as a symbol of strength, resilience, and
A server to God, family and stranger alike
Your inspiration guided generations to embrace hope, goodwill, and independence through self-awareness and education
Friend to family, church and community
You guided us with tender communication, open arms, and
May Heavens doors welcome you with love, grace and joy just as you shared and welcomed to those of us on Earth
You will be greatly missed by all of those left behind:
Your beloved friend and father of your children Clotaire Jean-Philippe;
Your children: Ford (Eliane) Jean-Philippe, Edith Jean-Philippe (John), Natima (Roger) Lavine, Ted
Jean-Philippe (Christina), Riccardi (Nadia) Jean-Philippe, and Edson Jean-Philippe;
Your Brothers: M’ezier Morency, Antoine Morency, Harry Morency and Erissa Morency;
Your Sisters: Augusna Morency and Siliana Morency;
Grandchildren: Fordiane Jean-Philippe, Stevens Charles-Pierre, Ricky Jean-Philippe, Isaiah Lavine, Alexis Jean-Philippe, Brandon Jean-Philippe, Zachary Lavine, Iverson Jean-Philippe, Aisha Lavine, Richard Jean-Philippe, Juda Lavine, Vincent Jean-Philippe
And not forgetting the countless numbers of those unnamed and adopted to whom she welcomed as family.
Your greatness will be remembered and eternalized by us all.
Relatives and close friends are invited to visit on January 30th from 6-9pm at the Pentecostal Church. A memorial service will be held on January 31st at 9:00am at the Pentecostal Church. Interment will follow at Hollywood Cemetery.
Please note: Due to the limited size of the funeral
accommodations, attendance is limited to family and close friends. If you would like pay your respects and condolences, please generously donate to the Colon Cancer Alliance foundation Blue Star Tribute.
Blue Star Tribute
1025 Vermont Ave NW
Washington, DC 2005