Obituary

Prof. Emeritus Kobina Yankson

Called to Glory

Asona Ebusuapanyin Kweku Mensah (Ekumfi Otuam), Ebusuapanyin Anthony Yankson (Gomoa Odina), Ebusuapanyin N. K. (Gomoa Odina) , Ebusuapanyin Kassim (Abuesi), Obaapanyin Abena Arkoh (Gomoa Odina), Obaapanyin Maame Samah (Ekumfi Otuam) and Ebusua Kyeame Kobena Edumadze, Ebusua Baatan Ibrahim (Otuam), Okyeame Kwaw Abam (Otuam), Maame Araba Bosua (Otuam), Okyeame Yakubu (Abuesi) and the entire Yankson family of Gomoa Odina and Cape Coast, regret to announce the death of their beloved,

PROF. EMERITUS KOBINA YANKSON, AGE – 71YEARS

Funeral arrangements

Funeral Service: Friday 5th March, 2021, Wesley Methodist Church, Cape Coast

Time: 7am Attire: Black and White

Followed by private Burial at Gomoa Odina

Thanksgiving: Sunday, 7th March, 2021, Wesley Methodist Church, Cape Coast.

Attire: White

Widow

  • Mrs. Grace Yankson

Children

  • Ms Jenny Yankson Lartey (NHS, U.K), Mr Kojo Yankson (Multimedia Group Ltd, Accra), Dr. Jean Araba Yankson Nsiah (Healthwise Medical Centre, Tema)

Grandchildren

  • Maxine Lartey, Stephanie Lartey, Julian Lartey, Karl Fiifi Yankson, Elaine Ama Okyerewa Nsiah, Ethan Kwabena Awuah Nsiah

Siblings

  • Mr Anthony Yankson

Cousin

  • Obaapanyin Abena Arkoh

In Laws

  • Mr Peter Yaw Bentum
  • Mr Francis Ewuah Nsiah
  • Pamela Amos
  • Mr. Jewel Prempeh

Nieces & Nephews

Mrs. Sophia Bilson, Kofi Entsenyi, Juliet Yankson, Christabel Yankson, Solomon Yankson, Benjamin Kwasi Yankson, Yaa Baduwah, Araba Yankson, Ekua Mansa, Kofi Appiah, Kobena Antobam, Kwame Adobaw, Kojo Gyasi, Kofi Kussah, Abena Panyin, Araba Yankson, Ekua Mansa, Brother Appiah, Kobena Antobam, Kobena Ebo, Yaw Michael, Efua Ampomah, Kweku Essi, Vida Nkrumah, Kofi Afedzi, Kofi Kum, Kojo Ananse, Paapa Nkum, Ekua Nsaakowa, Yaa Obuama, Abena Donkoh, Adwoa Douduwa, Nana Adjoa Edugyamah

Chief Mourners

Asona Ebusuapanyin Kweku Mensah (Ekumfi Otuam), Ebusuapanyin Anthony Yankson (Gomoa Odina), Ebusuapanyin N. K. (Gomoa Odina), Ebusuapanyin Kassim (Abuesi), Obaapanyin Abena Arkoh (Gomoa Odina), Obaapanyin Maame Samah (Ekumfi Otuam), Nana Dantse II (Gomoa Oguaa), Nana Ofosu Peko III (Safohene, Bremen Asikuma), Prof. Johnson Nyarko Boampong (The Vice Chancellor, University of Cape Coast), Rt. Rev. Richardson Andam (Bishop of Cape Coast Diocese, Methodist Church Ghana), Very. Rev. Samuel K. Bassaw (Supt. Minister, Wesley Methodist Church), Very Rev. Kodwo Arko- Boham, Prof. John Blay, Mr. David Yawson, Mrs. Selina Blay Yawson, Jennifer Bentum (Australia)

To be observed in line with the President’s directives on gatherings and all Covid-19 protocols to be strictly observed