Tappan Zee Bridge crash victim Hannah Ayeh-Brachie honored at memorial service in Morrissania

Family and friends attended a memorial service last night to celebrate the life of a woman killed in a crash last month on the Tappan

Hannah Ayeh-Brachie was killed in a wrong-way crash on the Tappan Zee Bridge last month.

Hannah Ayeh-Brachie was killed in a wrong-way crash on the Tappan Zee Bridge last month. (8/10/13)

MORRISSANIA - Family and friends attended a memorial service last night to celebrate the life of a woman who was killed in a crash last month on the Tappan Zee Bridge.

A traditional Ghanaian service was held in honor of Hannah Ayeh-Brachie, 56, at the Inspirational Gospel Assembly. Relatives say Ayeh-Brachie, who owned two Bronx businesses, was devoted to helping her family and friends when they needed it.

Ayeh-Brachie died after police say a driver went the wrong way on the Tappan Zee Bridge slammed into her car.

Three of Ayeh-Brachie's children attended the service, but her husband did not, as he's still recovering from the accident. Her funeral will be held on Aug. 30.
 

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