Cyril Rogers Greenwood

CYRIL ROGERS GREENWOOD born on the 27th July, 1953 and passed away on the 5th May, 2014, aged 60. We love him and truly miss him. Praying that we will meet again in eternity, to part no more. From Cecilia, Edwin, Al and Leona Greenwood and the Greenwood family.

About

CYRIL ROGERS GREENWOOD, was born in Freetown, Sierra
Leone on the 27th July, 1953 to the late Edwin and Dolly
Greenwood. He was the third of five children. He died of
mesothelioma at the Royal Brompton Hospital in London on
the 5th may, 2014. Cyril attended the Albert Academy School in Freetown, and he was a proud and active alumnus. On the 29th of April, 1978, Cyril married Cecilia Panda and their marriage was blessed with two sons; Edwin and Al. Cyril was also the progenitor of the following companies:


EDAL DRILLING COMPANY LIMITED FREETOWN, SIERRA LEONE
Cyril was the founder and Managing Director of Edal Drilling Company Limited, a major drilling company in Sierra Leone. Edal was the first local company in Sierra Leone to venture into bore hole drilling, exploratory drilling, core drilling and large diameter dewatering wells since 2004. Edal has successfully
completed several projects over the years with the proven capability of different types of drilling across various mining industries. He served local and international companies in Sierra Leone such as the African Minerals Limited, London Mining Company, Octea Mining, Guma Valley Water Company.
Edal Drilling Company Limited is open for business, collaboration and growth.
Contact us at: 35A Clewry’s Lane, off Main Motor Road Congo Cross, Freetown Sierra Leone.
Tel: +232 76 601 550, +232 76 871 537
E-mail: www.info@edalltd.com, Web: www.edalltd.com


EDAL INCORPORATION LIMITED FREETOWN, SIERRA LEONE
Cyril was the founder and Managing Director of Edal Incorporation Limited, which was founded in 1988 and is still in operation. Edal Inc Ltd provides business supplies, equipment and safety products. Cyril represented and acted
as new business consultant to several international companies including Turton safety product and safety clothing Ltd, UK. Cyril introduced the Beijing Urban Construction Group to Sierra Leone and he participated in negotiating the lease and reconstruction project to rehabilitate the Bintumani Hotel which
was valued at US$10m.


EDAL DOMESTIC AND INDUSTRIAL CLEANING, FREETOWN, SIERRA LEONE
Cyril was also the founder and Managing Director of Edal Domestic and Industrial Cleaning, which was founded in 1987 and is still in operation. Edal Cleaning provided cleaning services, and worked for local and international companies such as Lungi International Airport and the Rokel Commercial Bank.

OTHER ACTIVITIES
• President of the Freetown Lions Club (Lions International Sierra
Leone Chapter) from 1990-1991.
• Member Freetown Lions Club where he also held various
positions.


Cyril was a hardworking man, determined, ambitious, highly
intelligent and innovative. He successfully cultivated a diverse
and profitable client base.
He loved his families and friends.
He loved helping people.
He loved football and lawn tennis
He loved life and celebrations.

“Your memories are forever, gold.”