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Bryce Delasi Kojo Cofie
Bryce Cofie
Bryce Delasi Kojo Cofie

June 6, 2005 - May 14, 2020
Born in Des Moines, Iowa
Resided in Des Moines, Iowa
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The Cofie, Agbeko and Ashiagbor families of Notse (Togo) and Cape St. Paul, Woe-Keta in the Volta Region (Ghana). The Yebuah and Amartey families of Osu, Greater- Accra Region (Ghana). The Akuffo family of Sokpoe, Sogakope and the Addo family of Ho-Bankoe Volta Region (Ghana) wish to announce the death of their son, Bryce Delasi Kojo Cofie, age 14, who passed away on May 14, 2020 at Blank Children’s Hospital, Des Moines IA, following a brief illness. Bryce was born on June 6, 2005 in Des Moines.

Bryce attended Smouse Opportunity School and Ruby Van Meter School. He loved bowling, reading, writing and spending time with his family.

Bryce is survived by his parents, Gerald Cofie and Barbara Akuffo; his brother, Bernard; grandmother, Gladys Yebuah-Cofie; aunts: Miss Marion Cofie, Miss Karen Cofie, Mrs. Francesca Aryeetey, and Madam Ambassador Mrs Sena Siaw-Boateng; uncles: Mr. Laud Cofie, Mr. Agbe Ziga, Dr. Robert Aryeetey, Mr. Albert Siaw- Boateng and Mr. Kojo Acquah; cousins, Emmanuella Ziga, Caleb Acquah, Rebecca Acquah, Anna Acquah, Ryan Aryeetey, Russell Aryeetey, Albert Jr. Siaw-Boateng, and Alban Siaw-Boateng. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, John Victor Cofie, Henry K. Akuffo and Victoria E. Akuffo (Ghana).

Visitation will be held from 2:00 - 2:45 p.m., Sunday, May 24, 2020 at Iles Dunn's Chapel, 2121 Grand Avenue, Des Moines. Due to the ten-person gathering limit, attendees arriving for the visitation will remain in their vehicles, in line, under the marked entry and enter the building for viewing once the car in front of them has exited. A Private service will follow beginning at 3:00 p.m. There will be a live stream link available beginning at 2:45 pm (prior to the service) at www.IlesCares.com. Go to Bryce's obituary to find a link to view the service via live stream. While on the website, you may also leave online condolences. Cremation rites will be accorded following the service.

Memorial contributions may be directed to: https://cash.app/$EmmanuelFrance.

Online condolences are welcome at www.IlesCares.com. Arrangements by Iles Dunn's Chapel 515-244-2121.

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Dunn's Funeral Home
2121 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50312
Sunday, May 24, 2020
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
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Dunn's Funeral Home
2121 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50312
Sunday, May 24, 2020
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM