Obituary

Prof. Paul William Kojo Yankson

Ebusuapanyin Kobina Tawiah, Anafo Nsonafo of Ekumfi Ebiram and Ebusuapanyin Ato Dadzie of Gomoa Manso, Gomoa Abonko and others, Mr. Samuel Yankson (Winneba) and members of the Eyison family, Ebusuabaatan Kwesi Atta, Mbaampanyin Ekua Etruwa, AjoaForbah, and others (all of Ebiram), Ama Eduwa (Tema), Brothers and Sisters of Yawson, Ampiah, Yamoah, and Adams families, Ebusuapanyin J.B. Forson, Opanyin Baffoe, Ɔbaapanyin Abena Nkungua, Maame Ekua Su, W.O.1  Kobena Kaya, AnonaYɛkɔEbusua of Gomua Pinanko, Very Reverend Hilary S. Aidoo and family regret to announce the death of their beloved brother, husband and uncle Prof. Paul William Kojo Yankson

Aged: 72 (1949 – 2021)

Funeral Arrangements are as Follows:

(There will be no wake keeping)

Pre-Burial Mass: Sunday, 14th March, 2021 at 6:00 pm at St Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, University of Ghana, Legon

Dress Code: Black

Burial Service: Monday, 15th March, 2021 at 8:30am

Transitions Funeral Home, Haatso, Accra

Dress Code: Black

Burial: Private Interment

Thanksgiving Service: Sunday, 21st March, 2021 at 9:00am at St Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, University of Ghana, Legon.

Dress Code: Black and White

Widow: Mrs Johanna Yankson

Children: Mrs Jeannette Newman-Amuzu, Mr Michael Yankson, Dr Mrs Antoinette Newman-Sampah, Dr Paul Yankson, and Mr Kweku Yankson

Grandchildren: Josef Amuzu, Maame Ama Yankson, MaameFosuaYankson, Gabrielle Amuzu, NaanaYankson, MaameEsiYankson, and Sonia Yankson

Siblings: Madam Christiana Eyison, Mr Joseph Benjamin Eyison jnr., Mrs Mercy Amamoo, Elizabeth Eyison Madam Victoria Eyison, Mr Samuel Yankson, Mr Joseph Hoyte Eyison, Mr NanabanyinEyison, Mr Chenard EkowEyison, Mr Alex Donkor and Mrs Grace Annan

Nephews & Nieces: Akosua Afrakumah and siblings, Francis Eyison and siblings, Nana Ama Amamoo and Siblings, Adelaide Amoako and siblings, Henrietta Acquah and siblings, Samuel Yankson jnr. and siblings, Ellen Aba DzahEyison and siblings, Lilian Eyison and siblings, Benjamin Eyison and siblings, Frank Donkor and Siblings, Alberta Annan Donkor and siblings

In-Laws: Very Reverend Hilary S. Aidoo and Family, Prof. Josef Amuzu, Mrs Josephine Amuzu, Mr Kwabena Obuobi, Mrs Sarah Obuobi, Mrs Innocent Sampah, Mr Ferdinand Cleland and Mrs Philomena Cleland

Family of Late Wife: Opanin Darko Agyekum, Mrs Nana AmaBaffoe, AkuokoBoadu, Kofi Frimpong

Chief Mourners: OdeefoAkyin VIII (Omanhen of Ekumfi Traditional Area), AnaafoNsonaEbusuapanyin Kobina Tawiah, Uncle AtoDadzie (GomoaManso), Samuel Yankson (Winneba), Ebusuabaatan Kwesi Atta, EbusuaKyeame Kobina Edua, Opanyin Kwame Sey, Opanyin Kobina Mensah (EkumfiEbiram), Kwesi Ninson (Accra), MbaampanyinEkuEtruwa, AjoaForbah, AbenaTakyiwah and Yaa Amoakoah (all of Ebiram), Ama Eduwa (Tema), Brothers and sisters of the Yawson, Ampiah, Arthur, Sackey, Yamoah, and Adams families