Tadesse Tsige Bogale was born in Aletawondo, Ethiopia on May 11, 1941, to his father, Dessalegn Kare and mother, Askale Botoshe.
Tadesse finished high school at Kuyera Seventh Day Adventist High School.
Tadesse started his career as an elementary teacher at Sake and Abonsa Seventh Day Adventist Elementary Schools. He also worked as an Evangelist, cashier, and treasurer in the South Ethiopian Field, until he retired.
He was married to his wife, Azmera Wolasa for 46 years and blessed with four children and six grandchildren.
Tadesse enjoyed reading his Bible and serving God. He passed away on Monday, March 14, 2022, at St. Luke’s Hospital. He was 80 years old. His parents preceded him in death.
To cherish his memory, Tadesse leaves four children, Fikadu, Nibret, Sitotaw, and Haymanot; six grandchildren, Yididiya, Abel, Salem, Bereket, Yamlak and Abigiya; as well as, four sisters, Lanse, Zertihun, Amarech, and Asrat; three brothers, Berhanu, Siyum, and Dagnachew; and a host nieces, nephews, cousins, other family, and church members.