Abigail T. Teferra, Age :17
Aug 21,2002---May 18,2020

Abigail T. Teferra, 17, passed away May 18, 2002.  Visitation will be 3:00-5:00 PM Friday, May 22, 2020 at the Porter Funreal Home, 8535 Monrovia Street, Lenexa, KS.  Funeral Services will be 8:00 AM Saturday, May 23, 2020 at Kidane Mehret Ethiopian Orthodox Church Tewahedo, 2915 Minnesota Avenue, Kansas City, KS. 

Due to Covid-19 the family will live stream both events to keep everyone safe.  Links will be provided in the near future.

This link is the for the Visitation on May 22, 2020


Lauren Ashcraft May 22 ,2020

Family Friend ,Olathe ,Kansas

It is with a heavy heart that we say goodbye to Abby. She was a beautiful sweet soul. She will be missed deeply. Our thoughts and prayers are with her family and friends at this time. Abby will always hold a very special place in our hearts.

Megan Vielhauer & Family May 22 ,2020

Dear Teferra Family, You have my deepest condolences for the loss of your daughter Abigail. Please let us know if you need anything at all. Sincerely, The Vielhauer Family

Dorothy Hiatt May 22 ,2020

Friend ,Shawnee ,Kansas

A beautiful life has ended but her memory will never leave. She will always be in the hearts of those who knew and loved her.

Judy Frederiksen May 22 ,2020

Friend (Emma’s MeeMee) ,Lenexa ,Kansas

Rachael, my heart is truly breaking for you and your family. Abby will always be in my heart and fondest memories.

Heather Anderson May 22 ,2020

Friend of the family ,Shawnee ,Kansas

I am so sorry for your loss. Please know that we are thinking about your family during this difficult time.

Jenny Fitzmorris May 22 ,2020

Family friend ,Overland Park ,Kansas

Dear Teferra Family, I am so very sorry for your terrible loss. Abby has the sweetest soul and kindest heart. I will always remember her as the sweet little girl running to my front door to show me her new shoes or dress. My heart breaks for you. Please know that I’m here for you and love you so much.

Jennifer Doane May 22 ,2020

Friend of Rachel ,Olathe ,Kansas

Sending our sympathy and prayers to you and your family.

KIM FRAZIER May 22 ,2020

Family friend ,Overland Park ,Kansas

I have no words that can truly express my heartfelt sympathy for your family right now. Abby was such a sweet sweet girl. Tears are flowing as I write this as I remember her smile, hugs and laughter. I've always adored Abby - always will. Please know I'm sending prayers over and over for your strength. I can't even imagine the pain you are all in right now. Rachael, I hope to see you very soon. Love you.

Lindsey Leggio May 22 ,2020

Friend of Family ,Lees Summit ,Missouri

Abe, Rachel and Simon - you are in my thoughts and prayers constantly during this devastating time. A young beautiful girl gone way too soon. I love you guys.

The Davis Family May 22 ,2020

Friends ,Olathe ,Kansas

Dear Teferra Family, we are so sorry for your loss. Abby is and will always be one of the sweetest and kindest souls to grace this earth. You are in our prayers! We love you!

The Wilmore Family May 22 ,2020

Dear Teferra Family My sincerest condolences. My heart breaks for you. I didn’t know Abby personally but she was a friend of my son and I briefly met her once. My prayers are with you during this difficult time. Sincerely, The Wilmore Family

Rahel Mergia May 22 ,2020

I’m one of Ethiopian community member here in Overland Park ,Chrneb@yahoo.com ,Kansas

May her soul Rest In Peace with her father in heaven forever! And wish you, the parents strength that comes only from above.

Lisa Haines May 22 ,2020

Thinking of you during this difficult time! So many great Arbor Creek memories.

Jennifer Falkner May 22 ,2020

Friend ,Olathe ,Kansas

Rachel and Abe, We are so sorry. Our love and prayers are with you and your family. Brian and Jennifer Falkner

Janelle Ryals May 22 ,2020

Friend/Colleague ,Louisburg ,Kansas

Abe, you and your family are in my thoughts. So very sorry.

Gi Rosenthal & Family May 22 ,2020

Friend ,Kansas City ,Missouri

We offer our sincere condolences during these times. Abby will forever be in your hearts and her memory, eternal.

Danielle Rezin May 22 ,2020

Friend ,Basehor ,Kansas

Praying for you all. What a beautiful angel she is.

PJ McCray May 22 ,2020

Adopted daughter ,Midwest City

Rachel, my sweet girl, my heart breaks for what you, Abe & Simon are feeling right now. I’m praying for God to comfort you and your family during this horrible time. I love you dearly and I will lift you up in prayer frequently during the days ahead. Your adopted Mom, PJ. 🙏🏻✝️❤️

Michaela Butler May 23 ,2020

Family friend/babysitter ,Lawrence ,Kansas

My heart is broken for your sweet family. Life is so precious. I can’t even remember Abby not smiling. I am glad to have met her and your family. I pray that you are able to find some peace and wish we could all be together during this time to celebrate her beautiful life.

Darrell Lightfoot May 23 ,2020

Co worker ,Kansas City ,Missouri

My prayers are with you and your family in this most difficult time. May God give you peace.

Stephanie Butler May 23 ,2020

We are so so sorry for the loss of your beautiful girl. Your family is in our prayers. Thinking of you🙏🏻

Rajesh & Anjali Pahwa May 23 ,2020

Family Friend ,Overland Park ,Kansas

A beautiful life cut short! There are no words for the pain and sorrow you are going through. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Please know we are here for you and a phone call away. Our deepest sympathies and condolences. May god give you the strength during this difficult period.

Leah Vile May 23 ,2020

Friend (sister to Rachel) ,Olathe ,Kansas

Rachel, Abe, and Simon Praying God’s love to surround you. I’m here for you anytime, call, stop by. My heart aches for you.

JARED RIDER May 23 ,2020

Abe and Rachael, Carrie and I are very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Nell Lucas May 23 ,2020

My deepest condolences on the loss of your precious Abby. Such a heartbreak. May God walk with you in your sorrow and comfort you.

Sabreena Slavin May 23 ,2020

Dear Teferra Family, We are heartbroken and express our condolences to you and everyone who knew Abby. There are no words to convey this depth of sorrow. May God help you heal in time. We are here to support you however you may need. Sincerely, Sabreena, Brian, and the Slavin family

Cindy Johnson May 23 ,2020

Friend ,Olathe ,Kansas

My heart breaks for you. Abby always had the biggest, most beautiful smile on her face. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Steven & Amy Swank May 23 ,2020

We are deeply sorry for this loss. We pray for your family.

The Lawrence Family May 23 ,2020

Family friend ,Olathe ,Kansas

We are thinking of your family in this tough time. So sorry to hear about your loss.

Hanna Tessema May 24 ,2020

Family Friend ,Overland Park ,Kansas

Abe, Rahel and Simon.... Abbye is an angle that was called home early. I will Pray for the whole family and friends that are in pain. Igzire yabertachu! 🤗💕

Erin Manuel May 24 ,2020

Friend of father ,Olathe ,Kansas

My sincere sympathies to your family. No words can really help during this time but tears have been shed and prayers have been spoken many times.

Vernita Hairston-Mitchell May 25 ,2020

Colleague of parent ,LEAWOOD ,Kansas

Dear Family, My heart and prayers are with you during this unbelievable time of your life. Just know that God has not forsaken you! You will see her again one day! Be encouraged that weeping may endure for a night! I’m praying for you all! Vernita Hairston

Vernita Hairston-Mitchell May 25 ,2020

Colleague of parent ,LEAWOOD ,Kansas

Dear Family, My heart and prayers are with you during this unbelievable time of your life. What a beautiful young lady! Just know that God has not forsaken you! Be encouraged that weeping may endure for a night! I’m praying that you receive comfort and strength. Let me know what you need. Vernita Hairston

Sara Baker May 25 ,2020

Colleague ,Merriam ,Kansas

Abe, you and your family have my deepest sympathy. Will be keeping you in my thoughts and my heart.

LaQuita Dydell May 26 ,2020

co-worker ,Kansas City ,Missouri

Abe, Rachel & Simon you all are in my thoughts and prayer. May God grant you peace & comfort in this most troubling time. send my most heart felt condolences.

Denise Gracik May 27 ,2020

Colleague ,Overland Park ,Kansas

My heart breaks for you! My most sincere condolences!

Suzanne Scott May 27 ,2020

Friend ,Prairie Village ,Kansas

Abe, Carol and I were so very sorry to learn of Abigail’s passing. Such a beautiful girl. There are no words. I lost a daughter years ago. I can’t tell you it gets better, but it does eventually get different. Our best to you and your family. You will be in our thoughts. Carol and Suzanne

May 27 ,2020

Abe and family: Abe I hope you remember me from KU. I just heard about your daughter and I am so sorry. I too lost my daughter 7 years ago so I know your heart is broken. Words won’t help you I know, please remember you are in my prayers . Linda Schuck