Sylvie Tchuegouo Youta
  • 36 years old
  • Date of birth: Sep 20, 1975
  • Place of birth:
  • Date of passing: Nov 19, 2011
  • Place of passing:
    Dulles Airport, Reston, Virginia, United States
Let the memory of Sylvie be with us forever


Sylvie passed away on November 19, 2011, at a Reston Hospital (Virginia, USA) from a pulmonary embolism after collapsing upon her arrival at Washington Dulles Airport from Douala, Cameroon. She is survived by her husband (Jean-Bernard Kuate) with whom she travelled for the first time to the USA to start a new life.

We will remember her forever



The Cameroonian community of the Washington DC area is mourning Sylvie and is planning to repatriate her remains in Cameroon. Your generous contribution to defray the repatriation and funeral expenses is  highly appreciated.

 Two ways to make a donation:


1.       Online through PAYPAL:  Click on the Link Below to DONATE

2.       Direct Deposit or wire transfer in Jean-Bernard Kuate Bank Of America Account:

          * Account name  : JEAN BERNARD KUATE, Swift code:  BOFAUS3N;

           * Routing :052001633; Account No.: 446023236790



1.       VIEWING: - Date: Wednesday December 7, 2011 From 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

                        - Location: 9241 Columbia Blvd, Silver Spring, MD 20910


2.  WAKE KEEPING:  - Date:  Friday December 9, 2011 from 8:00 pm to 4:00 am

                                 - Location: 9055 Maier Rd, Suite C, Laurel, MD 20723


Click on the Link Below to DONATE




Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Jean Kuate on 4th March 2017

"Be blessed all you guys!!"

This tribute was added by kenfack sokeng rachel on 29th December 2011

"jean bernard reçoit mes vives condeleances et celle de toute ma famille.En ce moment très difficile que le seigneur t'apporte courage pour vivre et prendre soin de l'enfant quelle te laisse en souvenir de votre vie commune.Que l'eternel te garde en santé.fraternellement votre.RACHEL"

This tribute was added by Gabriel Tsida on 8th December 2011

"IL nous l'avait donne, et IL nous l'a repris. Que la terre de nos ancetres lui soit legere.
En ce moment tres difficile de votre vie aux USA, Jean Bernard, recoit les condoleances de la famille Tsida ( a Chicago).
Que le Seigneur Dieu Tout Puissant vous assiste indefiniment en cette periode douloureuse."

This tribute was added by M. L. on 2nd December 2011

""God is our refuge and Strength, a very present help in trouble. Therefore we will not fear, though the earth should change, though the mountains shake in the heart of the sea; though its water roar and foam, though the mountains tremble with its tumult."
Psalm 46, 1-3"

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