It was a celebration of life as the matriarch of ALADENIKA family of Ondo, AYABA COMFORT BOLADALE ALADENIKA was buried.
The funeral ceremony attracted families, friends and well-wishers from across the globe as they gathered to bid mama Aladenika farewell.
In his homily, titled “if you miss eternity”, at the open-air Interdenominational Christian service, Pastor OSHIOYEMI of Christ Church of New Testament Aladura, Ondo, said the “Christian race on Earth was targeted towards making heaven and being with God”.
Pastor OSHIOYEMI said “from the testimony of the children, family members, neighbors and the church of God, one would say, without reservation that mama would make eternity.
The man of God then enjoined the children and all that were present to emulate Mama’s good work and even try to surpass it.
After the interment, guests were treated to a reception with a live band on stand.
Some of the children who spoke glowingly about their mother whom they said was a strict disciplinarian.
AYABA COMFORT BOLADALE ALADENIKA who died at the age of 91 is survived by 6 children, 21 grand children, 6 great grand children among whom is the former NUJ Chairman, Edo State council, Otunba Mike Aladenika.