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Simplice Ange Ndagijimana

February 21, 1991 ~ February 3, 2019 (age 27)

Simplice Ange Ndagijimana (known as SIM) was born in Kigali, Rwanda on February 21, 1991. At the age of 11, he immigrated to United States in Worcester, Massachusetts with his parents in 2000. He attended Abbey Kelly Foster Charter School in Worcester, MA and graduated in June 2010.


Simplice played soccer during High School and post graduation he went to Africa in Rwanda, attended SEC Football Academy to become a professional soccer player for two years. Then returned to United States with a mindset to explore multiple interests.


Simplice biggest interest emerged as a philosophy and spirituality of love, experiential connection with nature, and care for one another. He shared his values and beliefs with family, friends and peers. His last full-time job was at Holy Trinity Nursing and Rehabilitation Center as a Dietery Aide.


Simplice Ange Ndagijimana died on 3 February 2019. He is survived by his mother Marie-Rose Simbizi and father Alain Leandre Ndagijimana, his brothers Fabrice Credo Ndagijimana, Azariah Brice Ndagijimana, Faithful Uwawe Ndagijimana, and sister Holiness Gatoni Ndagijimana.


May his soul find a sacred place of eternal rest.


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