All is now set for the rites of passage of Ezinne Bridget Orieukwu Igboanuzue, the mother of the President of the Auto Spare Parts and Machinery Dealers Association, ASPAMDA, Lagos.
A devout Christian, community leader and a business woman, the late Ezinne Igboanuzue (nee Obaa), died at 90 having lived a fulfilled life.
She left behind highly successful children, grandchildren and great grand children, including Capt Rowland Igboanuzue, High Chief Chidolue Igboanuzue (Ifeadikanwanne Oraifite) Chairman, Yorkville Sounds Ltd and Sir Sunny Igboanuzue, (Ezechedolu Oraifite), PG Oraifite and President, ASPAMDA Lagos.
During her life time, the late Ezinne was a devout Anglican and was awarded the prestigious title of Ezi nne ( Good mother) by the church in recognition of her commitment to the faith.
She was a big time kolanut trader, supplying many retailers and consumers within and outside Oraifitte.
The late Ezinne was famous for this line of trade and was patronised far and wide.
According to the Igboanuzue family, their matriarch’s funeral obsequies will commence on Wednesday, 6th October 2021 with service of songs at her residence, Chief Alexander Igboanuzue compound, Umuafa, Oraifitte, Ekwusigo Local Government Area of Anambra State.
On Thursday, 7th October, 2021 at 8am, her remains will lay in state at her compound. This will be followed by a funeral service at St. Jude’s Anglican Church, Ukwu- Okpu Oraifitte.
Internment takes place in her compound immediately after the church service.
On Friday, 8th October 2021 is slated for condolence visits by friends, associates and well-wishers while outing service holds on Sunday, 10th October 2021 at St. Jude’s Anglican Church.