Arefaine Abay Ambaye

Our beloved Arefaine Abay Ambaye, age 67, of Austin, Texas was called by our Heavenly Father on Thursday, August 1, 2019.


He was preceded in death by his parents, Ambaye and Dinquan Abay; and siblings, Mebrat Ambaye and Saba Ambaye.


He is survived by his loving wife, Winnie Z. Manna; children, Miriam Ambaye and Dawit Ambaye; siblings, Berhane Ambaye, Yemane Ambaye, Abera Ambaye and Zenash Ambaye. Arefaine is also survived by numerous other loving family and friends.


Funeral Services will be held from 6:45 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. on Sunday, August 11, 2019, at St. Raguel Ethiopian Orthodox Church, located at 19000 St Raguel Rd, Manor, TX 78653. Interment will follow at Cook Walden Memorial Hill Cemetery. A reception will follow at Lideta Mariam Reception Hall located at 16403 Mill Creek Rd, Pflugerville, Texas 78660 from 1:30p.m.-3:00p.m.


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