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Renee Pokoyoway

October 17, 1926 July 21, 2016
Renee Pokoyoway
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Renee Pokoyoway died July 21, 2016 in Harrison Twp. She was 89 years old. Renee was born October 17, 1926 in Bentleyville, Pennsylvania to Nuzly (nee Massabni) and Elian Nahas.

Renee retired from the State of Michigan after pursuing a passion to create equal opportunities in the workplace for all in Michigan, specifically, our largest minority, women.

Renee is survived by her grandchildren, Maria Pokoyoway, Kerry Wright, and Louise Ruddy and great-grandchildren, Isabella and Dominic Wright. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews. Renee is preceded in death by her parents, Elian and Nuzly, husbands, Fred Ayoub and William Pokoyoway, children, Pamela and Louis Ayoub and sisters, Vivian Sophiea, Margaret (Timmie) Saieg, Lorraine Shaheen, Amelia Austin, Jenny MaLouk, Alice Soof and Freda Eazer.

A Funeral Service will be held at St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church, 2160 E. Maple Road, Troy, Wednesday, July 27th at 11am. Friends may visit at church beginning at 10am. Burial will be in White Chapel Cemetery, Troy.


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