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Diepkloof, Soweto, has lost a beloved father in the passing of Bethuel "Squilla" Makenete who died on May 14 after a short illness.
He was born in Sophiatown during its golden years on May 9 1942.
A strong believer in education and financial freedom, Squilla, as he was affectionately named, acquired his accounting degree at Turfloop University.
"He would help young people in the community to further their education as he was really passionate about that," said his daughter, Irene Makenete.
Squilla, had a passion for sharing knowledge and had a strong debating nature.
He is survived by his wife Shirley, his children and grandchildren.
The funeral service for Makenete will be held at Diepkloof Hall tomorrow from 9.30am until 11.30am.
The procession will then proceed to West Park Cemetery where he will be buried.