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 Ayalew Zeleke “Au” Abebe

Ayalew Zeleke “Au” Abebe

Birth
Ethiopia
Death 9 Jul 2013 (aged 55)
Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, South Dakota, USA
Burial Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, South Dakota, USA
Memorial ID 177502243 · View Source
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Ayalew Zeleke, Sioux Falls, South Dakota, died July 9, 2013, in Sioux Falls.

Ayalew was born in Gojjam, Ethiopia, on February 28, 1958. He earned his Master of Science Degree in Engineering while in Germany. He came to the United States in the early 1990's, living in California. A short time later, he moved to Sioux Falls, SD, where he began working for John Morrell and Company. In the mid-1990's, he established IU General Store, his convenience store and laundromat business.

Ayalew was a kind and generous man. He helped a great number of immigrants as they moved to the United States. An honest man and loyal friend, Ayalew will be forever remembered for his goodness and his generosity.

Grateful for having shared his life are his brother, Belay Zeleke Abebe and his family; two other brothers and three sisters; and many other family members and friends.


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  • Created by: Teresa
  • Added: 18 Mar 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 177502243
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ayalew Zeleke “Au” Abebe (28 Feb 1958–9 Jul 2013), Find A Grave Memorial no. 177502243, citing Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, South Dakota, USA ; Maintained by Teresa (contributor 48809896) .