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Germaine T Toppin

July 19, 1939 ~ October 7, 2018 (age 79)
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Toppin, Germaine T (Portelle), originally from Trinidad and Tobago, passed peacefully in Boston, MA on October 7, 2018.

Beloved daughter to the late John and the late Isabella Portell of Trinidad. 

She was the late wife to Winston Toppin. 

She leaves her children Sheldon Toppin (wife Jasmine), Andre Toppin, Denese Toppin, Donna Pantin (husband Trevor), Dexter Toppin (wife Cheryl) and Sean Toppin. Her legacy includes twelve grand children and three great grand children. 

She also leaves two sisters Linda Portell and Margaret Bellfast, a host of nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends. 

She was predeceased by her parents, husband, two sons Kurt Portell and Steve Portell, three brothers George, Vernon and Conrad and one sister Sylvia. 

Visitation with family on Saturday, October 13, 2018 from 11-12 noon at United Emmanuel Holiness Church, 65 Windsor Street, Roxbury, MA 02120.

Celebration of Life Service will start at 12 noon also from the church. Private interment will be held through St. Michael Crematory, Roslindale, MA. 

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Arrangements entrusted to George Lopes Funeral Home, 821 Cummins Highway, Mattapan, MA 02126.

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