|Birth: ||Nov. 18, 1935|
Panama City, Panama
|Death: ||Apr. 28, 2008|
At the Holy Cross Hospital. She had a cerebral hemmorrhage after a fall in her home.
She received a bachelor's degree from the University of Connecticut and a master's degree from Howard University in Washington. She came to the Washington, D.C. area in 1973.
She was an administrator for the United Methodist Church's General Commission on Religion and Race, and a bilingual-bicultural training coordinator and translator for the Center for Disability and Socioeconomic Policy Studies at Howard University. She retired in 2001.
For several years, she served as a member of the District's mayor's Latino advisory commission and was a co-founder of Comparsa Panamena de Washington, D.C. In 1990, she participated in the District's Hispanic Festival parade, and she was an ardent supporter of a Panamanian folkloric dance troupe.
Her marriage to Roy Bryce-Laporte ended in divorce.
She is survived by three children, Camila Bryce-Laporte Morris, Robertino Bryce-Laporte, & Rene Bryce-Laport; six sisters; two brothers, and three grandchildren.
The Washington Post, Washington, D.C., Tuesday, May 19, 2009.
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