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The Bay Area Samoans react to catastrophe
Thousands of Samoans hoped for the best, but sometimes they found out the most terrible about the island's home towns, where homes and humans were flushed away on Tuesday. On Wednesday night, the bereaved mourners gathered at the First Samoan Free Methodist Church in San Lorenzo, where the Reverend, Gaotes Vater, kept a monument to the life that had been wasted in the town of Malaela and on the Samoan isles.
At least Henry Ledoux was secure. The 17-year-old Samoana High School pupil was on his way to school after a Vacaville holiday when an earthquake struck the capitol Pago Pago at 6:48 a.m. on Tuesday. A while Ledoux was absent, but his family found out on Wednesday that he was out.
This number is taken," said San Francisco-based Queen Mary, who was not able to contact her sisters and aunts near the city of Alofau on Wednesday afternoons. Uncertain of what to do on Wednesday, Mary phoned a Samoan-Christian broadcast "Showers of Blessing", asked for news and sent a devotion of charity and help to her people.
Accompanied on the on-line ward by several hundred Samoans from Texas to Alaska, she flooded the waves to ask for news and send private message and begs. "It' s alive every 24 hrs and brings us information," said Father Ben Lepisi, Minister of the First Samoan Assemblies of the Church of God in San Jose.
He was one of several Bay Area ministers who made their congregations collection points for shelters. Said the reserves will be sent to the Samoan Isles by containership early next weekend. On Wednesday evening, his congregation was also supposed to keep a wake. Recent censuses have revealed nearly 29,000 Samoans in California, at least 6,000 of whom are living in the Bay Area, although some believe that there are many more.
There are some rooted in American Samoa, a US turf, and others come from the sovereign land of Samoa. In addition, officers at the head office of the FEMA in Oakland were on duty around the clock on Wednesday. On Wednesday mornings, a German civil servant started with a C-130 from Oakland International Airport.
FEMA spokesperson Veronica Verde said in Oakland that because it took too long for vessels to get there, the German authorities supplied the entire country, mostly from their Hawaii head office, with air bridges.