Dear friends of Fathia,Fathia and Jerry in Seattle

Memorial celebration update

Program of Memorial

11:00-12:00 Guests Arrival
12:00-1:30pm Music, Songs,Homage and Stories
1:30- 3:00pm Mingle-Food-Sharing and more music

RSVP, before Friday 6pm or come with your smile.

Saturday, November 1st, 2014 at 11:00 am

Wallingford United Methodist Church
2115 N. 42nd Street, Seattle WA 98103

We hope you will join us to honor our dear friend and beloved chanteuse.

Donations are still being accepted at In Memory of Fathia Atallah

If you have something you would like to contribute to the memorial program – some music, a story, an homage, a letter, please let us know at
We ask that your sharing not be longer than 3 minutes and that you contact us by October 30. We already plan to honor her with French songs, video of her singing and hommage.

Please feel free to share this invitation with others who knew and loved Fathia.  We look forward to gathering together for this special remembrance.

Please look at the below list and tell us in your RSVP what you can bring or help.

To help us better plan; please contact us to let us know how many of you will be coming and what food you will bring. (see list below)

Following the ceremony we would like to have a French, Middle Eastern, Indian potluck at the church because Fathia especially loved these kinds of foods. 

For the Pot Luck luncheon:
Disposable Table Clothes,
Silver wear,
Plastic cups,
Paper cups for coffee,

Please, pick from this list of pot luck items. Email us what you bring, we will update it.

Slices Tomatoes, onions, lettuce Platter,
Smoked Salmon


If you are willing to help before, during and afterwards, we welcome your generosity of spirit as there is much to be done.

Volunteers for:
Greeting guest and handing program,
Unloading food and materials,
Setting up the Memorial hall,
Pot luck hall,
Keeping buffet clean and replenished,
Making coffee,
Bussing the room,
Washing dishes and cleaning the facility.


We have to tell you with a heavy heart that Fathia unexpectedly passed away on October 9th, 2014 in Seattle.

We are a group of friends who are preparing a memorial. We will soon announce the date, time and place.

We have set up a website where you can contribute towards the expenses related to the memorial and the funeral.

All the money given will be spent on her modest burial and her memorial.
We will post online the memorial details.

Keep her and her family in your prayers during these difficult times.

- Family and friends of Fathia


Chers amis de Fathia,

C'est avec un cœur gros et plein de tristesse que nous vous annonçons la mort imprévue de notre chère Fathia. Elle est décédée le 9 octobre 2014 à Seattle.

Nous sommes un groupe d'amis qui ont décidé de préparer son mémorial. Nous vous informerons de la date et de la place du mémorial très prochainement.

Nous avons mis en place un site de donation où vous pourrez accéder et contribuer à son mémorial, les frais funéraires. Tout argent recueilli ira directement à son modeste enterrement et son mémorial à Seattle.

Nous metterons en ligne bientot tout les détails du mémorial.

Merci infiniment pour vos pensées et vos prières en ces moments difficiles.

- Les amis et la famille de Fathia




Fathia Atallah is a composer and Jazz Vocalist from Toulouse. She directed Le Centre Français on Broadway in Seattle for 5 years. Fathia now directs five musical ensembles.

She sings many well-loved Jazz standards in English and French, as well as her original compositions and traditional French songs for children.



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