Frequently Asked Questions
Will there be a furneral?
Not exactly. Wanda's wishes are to have a celebration of life. Just as we all would gather for a funeral, she hoped to bring everyone together in memory of her in an uplifting way. While we understand you may be used to certain traditions we hope to see you honor our mother's life just as she wanted.
Can I see Wanda to say "goodbye" one more time?
While it was our mother's desire to be cremated, we hope to gather togehter to tell her goodbye in spirit.
When is Wanda's celebration of life?
Wanda's memorial celebration is August 14, 2021 from 1-4pm.
Where is the celebration of life?
Wanda's All Pink Affair
382 Bala Avenue
Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004
Can children attend?
Children that were apart of Wanda's life are welcomed. Please be mindful that there will be a large range of emotions in the space and bring your children at your own discreation.
What can I do to help?
We understand that you all want to provide comfort and support anyway possible. We ask that you start by becoming a member of Wanda's Village and add as many memories as possible to the page. We hope to see pictures, stories, videos, music, etc to tell the story of the dash, our mother's life.
What is a celebration of life?
Just think about the joy that is held at a repast through food and fellowship. We will share stories, listen to her music, and pray for her tranistion to together.
What should I wear?
Pink, and only pink of course! Keep it casual... Wanda loved a nice pair of jeans!
Who can attend?
This is designed to be a family affair. Please respect the family's space. Be sure share to your memories on the memories page!
Will there be food?
Of course! The celebration is catered by Mom's newest favorite place to dine, the family business Chop Zizibi owned by Melissa's fianacé, Estii's father, Nii Afutu "Neo" Niikoi. Mommy sent platters to 1207 and Grandma and Pop's taste buds approve!