SA Actor Thapelo Maropefela Taken To His Final Resting Place

His funeral took place this morning

By  | Oct 29, 2021, 04:29 PM  | Top of The

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The Kingdom actor Thapelo Maropefela, was finally laid to his resting place at the Greenhills cemetery this morning in an emotionally charged send-off.

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The funeral service was live streamed on YouTube. The young actor died on the eve of his 25th birthday. His passing was announced by his sister on social media. She said they were meant to celebrate his birthday with him this year and apologized for "what they did to him"

Her mother penned a letter which was read out on behalf of her. She expressed how heartbroken she is following the untimely passing of her son.

"I still can't understand how you kept walking by yourself when you had a broken jaw, broken nose, cracked skull, broken ribs as written on the hospital report."
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According to Daily Sun the actor's life was cut short by three security guards who allegedly assaulted him and he was then later hospitalised.

The alleged assault incident took place in Maboneng, Johannesburg where the security guards assaulted him with 'heavy objects' causing grievous bodily harm. This was reveled by his uncle who represents the Maropefela family.

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