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Hailu Habte Negia

July 25, 1965 — June 1, 2020

On June 1, 2020, Hailu Habte Negia passed away at the age of 54 after a long battle of cancer.

He was born in Ethiopia on July 25, 1965. He moved to Louisville, Ky. in the spring of 1996.

He was a talented artist, whose passion was making exquisite jewelry. He enjoyed working as a catering manager at the Kentucky International Convention Center.

His positive outlook on life really impacted everyone he met and he was a dear friend to many. He was a very kindhearted, selfless, compassionate person, spreading love everywhere he went.

A graveside celebration of life service will be conducted at the Horse Cave Municipal Cemetery at 3 p.m. (EST) 2 p.m. (CST) Monday, June 8th, 2020, under the direction of Winn Funeral Home.

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Monday, June 8, 2020

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