Simeon Peter Tende, age 58, of Abingdon, MD, passed away on February 5, 2013 at Upper Chesapeake Medical Center in Bel Air, MD. Born in Ogu, Nigeria, he was the son of the late Peter Owunari Tende and Victoria Siye Beretonpirima Tende. He was a Social Worker for the State of Maryland and a member of Rosedale Baptist Church, Wakirike Washington INC and Wakirike USA.
Mr. Tende is survived by his wife of 17 years, Grace Tuebi Tende; son, Tamuno-owunari Pete Tende; daughters, Victoria Tende, Boma Tende and Sarah Davis; brothers, Nemi Peter Tende, Wilfed Peter Tende, Johnson Peter Tende, Godson Peter Tende, Furo Peter Tende and Owunari Peter Tende, all of Nigeria; sisters, Victoria Peter Tende, Sarah Peter Tende, Roseanna Peter Tende and Queen Peter Tende, all of Nigeria; step-mother, Daine Peter Tende of Nigeria; father-in-law, Chief C.M.K Tarabinah of Nigeria; brothers-in-law, Kwesi Tarabinah, Wisdom Tarabinah and Nanas Tarabinah all of Nigeria; sisters-in-law, Mary Egbe, Florence Edam, Eunice Nzelu, Tolumo Amakree and Grinter Tarabinah, all of Nigeria and Margaret Okirie of the United Kingdom; lots of nieces, nephews, one grandnephew and cousins.
Donations may be sent to the Simeon Support Fund, Wells Fargo Bank, Account # 1247868696, c/o Wells Fargo Bank, 400 Constant Friendship Blvd., Abingdon, MD 21009.
Read Simeon Tende's Obituary and Guestbook on www.mccomasfuneralhome.com.