At a Naming Ceremony in London.
  • 64 years old
  • Date of birth: Dec 23, 1947
  • Place of birth:
    Ijebu, Ogun State, Nigeria
  • Date of passing: Dec 30, 2011
  • Place of passing:
    London, United Kingdom
Let the memory of Our dear MUMMY OGUNKOYA be with us forever.

This memorial website was created in the memory of our loved one, MRS MARGARET ADEYEMISI OGUNKOYA (Nee OSIBOWALE), 64, born on December 23, 1947 and passed away on December 30, 2011. We will remember her forever. Click here for her Biography


The Funeral Arrangements

The Celebration of Life of a dear Wife, Mother, GrandMother, Sister, Auntie & Friend, MRS MARGARET ADEYEMISI OGUNKOYA (Nee Osibowale) (23/DEC/1947 - 30/DEC/2011) will be taking place on:

DATE: Friday 17th February 2012 


St John's Church, Dock Road, Tilbury, Essex RM18 7PP

TIME: 10am-11.30am
Interment follows immediately @ Chadwell St Mary Cemetery, Brentwood Road, Chadwell St Mary RM16 4JD 

TIME: 12noon


The Reception follows after @Chadwell Village Hall, Waterson Road, Chadwell St Mary, Grays, Essex RM16 4NX 

Thank you all for your support and God bless you all. May her soul continue to rest in the bosom of the Lord Almighty. Amen.

For more information pls contact Mrs Teju Ibukunoluwa on 07878202481

- Mrs Olubunmi Grace Ibukunoluwa, For the Family.

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Kayode Osibowale on 25th January 2013

"My sweet sister,how are the mighty fallen,I wonder why it was kept away from me that you were in hospital on 26 december 2011,while Damilola and I were looking forward to celebrating with you.God knows best YENTI as I used to call you when we were young,I believe you saw Christ before you saw death.Do continue to sleep in the bossom of The Lord..FROM  AKANNI."

This tribute was added by GRACE BOWALE on 30th December 2012

"Sister mi, it's really hard to believe but it's been a year already since you went home to be with the Lord! There are no words to describe how much I miss you daily and I still can't accept the fact that you're indeed gone. It's just unreal! Continue to rest in the Lord. Omo oriwu asale gege, asale gege bi eni o l'obinrin. Omo Baale okoo'lu bantata. Eyin lomo sagun lerin. It is well!"

This tribute was added by Osibowale Adelekan on 30th December 2012

"Just like yesterday, it is a year today that you departed this sinful world. To me you are not dead but you've gone to be with the saints. Words can't express how much we missed you. Continue to rest in peace Omo bale oko ilu bantata."

This tribute was added by Olabisi Oluyisola on 30th December 2012

"My dearest Aunt ,how time flies...can't believe its a year already.continue to rest in the bossom of our Lord till we meet to part no more"

This tribute was added by Teju Ibukunoluwa (Mrs) on 30th December 2012

"Mummy, Today Marks exactly one year you left us to be with the Lord. Missing you greatly. Continue to rest in the bosom of our Lord Jesus."

This tribute was added by Paul Oguns on 27th December 2012

"Mum, cant believe its been a year already, it feels like yesterday, still coming to terms with the fact that you are no longer here. its so hard to accept. I miss you sooo much. I am grateful for everything you are still doing for me even in your death, you are indeed a mother. its painful that you wont be around to see your next grandchild but I promise to tell them about gran-ma. love u."

This tribute was added by GRACE BOWALE on 23rd December 2012

"Sister mi agba, Happy birthday today! Missing you everyday and still in denial of your home going. Missed talking with and to you but I know that you are with the Angels singing praises before the Throne of Mercy  Continue to rejoice in the Lord sister. Love you but Jesus Loves you best!. It is well ....."

This tribute was added by Richard Aiyeki on 23rd December 2012

"My dear in-law and a very dear friend, you are missed.  There is no day that passes that your warm thoughts, glorious smile and humility is not missed.  It seems like yesterday that you left us to share the right hand side of our Lord but the good work that you left us with, your positive ideas and selfless attitude to life continues to guide us all.  May your soul rest in perfect peace."

This tribute was added by Olu Ibukunoluwa on 23rd December 2012

"Dear Mummy, it's a beautiful thing to know it's your birthday today, your testimonies and great works lives on; Happy are the memories of the righteous, continue to sleep well. Love from Barth, Bunmi n Tim Umogbai."

This tribute was added by Teju Ibukunoluwa (Mrs) on 23rd December 2012

"Mummy, In your Loving Memory..I know you are in a better place rejoicing. Wishing you a Happy Birthday. Continue to Rest in Peace! Missing you Plenty.."

This tribute was added by Osibowale Adelekan on 22nd December 2012


This tribute was added by LAIDE ADEBANJO on 22nd February 2012

"With tears in my eyes, I'm leaving this tribute. The last time I saw you was at Jide's wedding, July 2005, in New Orleans. I'm now full of regret for my absence at the 2010 wedding of our 'brother' Demuren's son in New Jersey where I could have shared some moments with you again.
I keep wondering why you have to go so soon, R I Psister"

This tribute was added by Seyi Faderin Oluwamayowa on 15th February 2012

"Mum sun re ooooooooooooo, i remember years back (15 years), always told me when i come and visit foluke and you tell me to come to the kitchen and learn how to fry puffpuff, ringing it into our ears you never know when you will need these skills, you sad "ise owo o le to e je", (the work of your hands can never fail you), mum thank youuuuuuu. You will be greatly missed."

This tribute was added by Abiola Oloyede on 14th February 2012

"Dear Folu, my sister found friendship in you and a mother in your mum. Though we miss her, she is in a far far better place than we are. God who kept her while she was with us will continue to do so till we all meet again. She is only sleeping as Jesus says.
Mum we love you, rest in peace."

This tribute was added by Aduni Ibukun on 13th February 2012

""Mummy. it feels like a dream that you have gone to be with the lord. The memories of Christmas day party is still very fresh our mind. You are such a beautiful hearted woman with a genuine smile, you will be greatly missed. Continue rest at the blossom of the lord. Taiwo & Bimpe Ibukunoluwa"

This tribute was added by adedayo adenuga on 12th February 2012

"i felt so sad when i heard of your demise, i met you once in my life time and  i did which to see you again but now u have gone to rest with the most high, on behalf my brothers and sisters tolulope, muyiwa, yetunde and yomi osibowale and the adenuga,s  r--i--p big mummy it is well with your soul."

This tribute was added by Vanessa Oluwole on 12th February 2012

"Odiigba Mummy, till we meet again at Jesus feet, Rest in Peace mum.
To daddy, Sis Bunmi & Siblings- The Lord will continue to uphold you now & forever, amen."

This tribute was added by Shola Richard-Fadiya on 6th February 2012

""Sweet Mummy", Indeed you were a real gem. You were beautiful, loving, caring with a lovely smile on your face. You will be greatly missed. We love you mummy. May your soul forever rest in peace. May God strengthen & uphold Daddy, Bunmi, Bayo, Folu, Paul, Taiye & Kehinde at this point in time.

Love always, From Richard & Shola Fadiya"

This tribute was added by Gregory Shokoya on 6th February 2012

"It is with deepest regret and sorrow to know one mummy you are not here with us anymore. To be honest am still in shock but even now. From the Shokoya family all i can say is God does know better. He will give you grace to bear this loss. Mummy my memory of you will remain with me forever. May your gentle soul continue to rest in the blossom of our Lord, Sun re o, Mama rere."

This tribute was added by Kemi Osifeso on 5th February 2012

"Dear Sis Grace, accept our condolences. Wishing you and your siblings the peace of God which surpasses all understanding. May mom's soul rest in the peace of God. Amen.

Kemi Osifeso and Family (Grays Chapel)."

This tribute was added by Wuraola Ekajeh on 5th February 2012

"Dearest Bunmi, I pray that God will comfort you and your family on every side at this time of loss. God will equip you to fill the vacumm Mummy left, you will rise to the task with the hosts of heaven on your side. God will never leave you nor forsake you.
Mummy o di gba kan na, Odaaro ojo ajinde.Sun un re o. Anthony & Wuraola Ekajeh"

This tribute was added by Adejoke Bakare Oladokun on 3rd February 2012

"Mummy, the first time I heard of your demise,it was shocking to me. I am still finding it hard to believe you are gone. On behalf of your sister and my mum Olorunwa, I say rest in peace mummy......."

This tribute was added by Harry Osayuwu on 1st February 2012

"May your transition to the bosom of our ancestors be as joyful as the indelible marks you left in our hearts.  My dearest in-law, words cannot explain our overwhelming lose as a result of your passing.You will always be remembered with profound joy for the most important traits you left us: the love of the lord, family, and friends; your kindness, hard work, tenacity and perseverance. RIP."

This tribute was added by Olufemi Ibukunoluwa on 30th January 2012

"Mummy we love you but God love you most. We shall forever miss you. Good night till will meet again in His presence."

This tribute was added by TOPE OLUYISOLA on 27th January 2012

"On behalf of Tamilore''

Grandma London, I thank God for the opportunity of meeting you last summer and the good time we spent together though short. I was looking forward to spending quality time with you this summer but God knows best.You will be forever missed. RIP Grandma!!!"

This tribute was added by Oluremi Odubanjo on 27th January 2012

"When my husband told me the news over the phone, my first thought was "Oh my God, what is Folu going to do" I knew first hand that Folu was very close to her mom, so I was so worried thinking about how she will cope with this great loss. Mommy even though I knew you only for a short while, I will forever remember your warm smile and caring heart. May your gentle soul rest in peace, Amen."

This tribute was added by Dolapo Odubanjo on 26th January 2012

"This was shocking to me and my family. Mummy was like a Mother to me right from the first time I met her. She was kind and very caring. This is very evident in the wonderful kids she raised. May her soul rest in perfect peace. Ojo a jina sira. Bunmi, Bayo, Folu, Paul, Taiwo & Kehinde, may God give you the strength to carry on the legacy she had laid for you. Amen"

This tribute was added by Kenny Ibukunoluwa on 25th January 2012

"Mummy, I was the most luckiest and blessed person to have married your lovely first daughter. You treated me like a son and not a son in law. You were so loving and kind to me to a fault, words could not express it. You left an indelible legacy for us all to follow. I know that all your prayers for us would not go in vain. I will forever miss you."

This tribute was added by Nike Tijani on 25th January 2012

"Mummy, so sad you had to leave to soon, but we take comfort in the knowledge that you've gone to a better place. May God be with your husband and the wonderful children you left behind and send them help in their times of need.  May your beautiful soul rest in perfect peace. Esun re oh!"

This tribute was added by bayo ogunkoya on 25th January 2012

"To my sweet Mother, I miss you so much every day I can’t believe u've gone to meet our creator, you left so soon mum but Your memories live on, your smile, advice and lot of words of wisdom will surely stay with me forever. Love you MAMA and I promise I will see you on the right side of THE LORD. RIP MAMA"

This tribute was added by Olu Ibukunoluwa on 25th January 2012

"Mummy, your life has been a testimony! Your kind beautiful words, warmly smiles, humility, simplicity, generousity, selfless giving and above all, your commitments and dedication to the works of God has indeed been a blessing! Keep sleeping well beautiful soul, God love you most. Timothy keeps praying for 'grandma'! It is well. Umogbais."

This tribute was added by osibowale oluwasegun adenuga on 24th January 2012

"i still find it hard to believe that you re gone "my adorable big mummy" we love you but i believe the lord loves you more.your selfless impact made in peoples live will never be re one of my jewel that i lost and you live forever in my heart........"rip big mummy""

This tribute was added by Olumide Oluyisola on 24th January 2012

Your departure only reminds me that life is indeed short. "Our days are like that of a hireling," here for a season, and gone the next.
But you led a life worthy of emulation.
I believe you'll be in heaven where we will meet again.

This tribute was added by folu ogunkoya on 22nd January 2012

"'On behalf of dad'
Yemisi, it is still like a dream to me.  Only God knows how long it would take to put this grief, sorrow, loss and the unexpected behind me.  My beautiful wife, I miss your smilling face.  Adieu, till we meet again to part no more. RIP my darling wife..
Your darling husband Boladale."

This tribute was added by sarah banjo on 22nd January 2012

"''aya kabiyesi'', i still can't beleive you are gone, the words cannnot say
all, you are one in a million friend, you are so caring, loving, and warm hearted. you really touched my heart, you will forever be missed but i know at the right time we will meet again. we love you but jesus loves you most. may your soul rest in perfect peace, mama remi."

This tribute was added by Kemz Awosika on 20th January 2012

"A sweet mother you were, a woman of virtue, a gentle spirit and you had a heart of gold. You will be missed.  I cant believe you are no more. Rest in the bosom of the Almighty  RIP."

This tribute was added by Ronke Demuren on 17th January 2012

"Still so hard to believe u r gone but i know for sure u r in a beta place resting in d bosom of d Lord which is the only consolation.Ur arms were always wide open to receive people.I wonder y good hearted people dont stay around for long,God knows best.I pray God fills the vacuum you have left in our hearts.RIP ma"

This tribute was added by Deboyo Oluwa on 16th January 2012

"Still  in  shock, can't  believe mummy is gone, she was a very  lovely woman, may her beautiful  soul rest in peace Amen. pls accept my sincere sympathy , may the almighty God give Folu & family the strength to bear this great  loss. Momsie's legacy will continue to live on in our hearts"

This tribute was added by Abisola Adenle on 16th January 2012

""Our dearest mum, you were indeed a woman of virtue You will be greatly missed by us all. RIP ma. xx" The Adenle's"

This tribute was added by GRACE BOWALE on 15th January 2012

"Sister, I still find it very hard to believe but God knows best. You were more than a sister to me, you were my mom even when our mom was still alive. I appreciate all that you did for me more than you ever knew. Sister mi omo oriwu a sale gege, eyin lomo asale gege bi eni o lobinrin; e ti jagun segun. E maa simi laya Olugbala for it is indeed well with your soul."

This tribute was added by Dammy Damilola on 15th January 2012

"AIthough i never met you but i have heard alot about you.i can still remember the last time that you call me on phone and i told you i will see you on xmas day. it was so sad when my dad told me about wht happen but wht can we do, we  belive  god loves you most continue to rest in peace  omo asalegege"

This tribute was added by Folake Osibowale on 15th January 2012

"Mummy,it's painful to loose u,but you have gone to rest in the bossom of the lord.You hav played a role of a loving mother in my life,how can i forget u?you are irreplaceable in the condolense goes to the children,husband and the osibowale's,the ogunkoya's,freinds and well wisher's of our mummy ogunkoya of our MUMMY OGUNKOYA.We all miss u.A fè ò sugbòn jesu fè ò ju,sun re o"

This tribute was added by Richard Aiyeki on 15th January 2012

"Dear In-law,  It is hard to believe you' ve really left us. But I thank you for your kindness, warm heart, goodness and above all your GOLDEN SMILE.  I specially thank you for your humility that you have taught us and for which you will ever be remembered. Though you are gone you will never be forgoten. You have left an idelibate mark on us all that were lucky enough to know you."

This tribute was added by Bunmi Okundalaiye on 15th January 2012

"Mum...Thank you for giving me my best friend - your love shines through her. I remember sharing with her during our lunch breaks at M&S the lovely meals you cooked way before I ever met you. When I did meet you, you instantly took to me and reminded me of my own mum, in order words, you were like a mother to me and Kenny. We love and miss you. May your soul rest in peace - Amen.XXX"

This tribute was added by Horshiborwhale Oluwhasheyie on 15th January 2012

"I still cant beleive u are gone,even though i didnt know dat much,i felt ur presence in my family's life,I LOV U BIG MUMMY OGUNKOYA,wuld forever lov u,wuld always remember u every day of my life,rest in peace...........ur son,osibowale lanre."

This tribute was added by Oladeru Tayo on 14th January 2012

"Mummy, Your beautiful spirit and smile will be greatly missed. Your contribution to the body of Christ will never be forgotten both here and in heaven. Enjoy the presence of your maker.
Tayo Oladeru"

This tribute was added by Paul Oguns on 14th January 2012

"Mum can't believe you're gone, I felt like my world collapsed when I was told, what I'm I going to do without you, you were the best mum in the world, always there for us and sacrificed everything for us, so selfless a true angel. I guess you were too good for this evil world and God wanted you to be with him in a better place.  Miss you so so much. Till we meet again it's your son Paul"

This tribute was added by Dayo Osinowo on 14th January 2012

"Mummy, you were truly a woman with a kind and giving heart, you accomodated everyone who came in touch with you. We will forever miss you but I know you are in a better place, may God continue to console those of us you've left behind. May God bless your soul.May God continue to uphold the rest of the family.Rest in peace our sweet mother."

This tribute was added by babs carew on 14th January 2012

"Rest in peace mama. To baba and all the. Hildren, family and friends, take heart, mama has gone back to her maker and one day we shall all be united again. The Holy Spirit would continue to comfort you"

This tribute was added by Mobola Ajiboye on 13th January 2012

"I am one of your facebook friends, i am so sorry about your loss. I want you to thank God for giving her all the years she spent on the face of this earth. We will all meet one day again. May her soul rest in peace. Death is not the end of everything, it is the begining of a new life for the children of God."

This tribute was added by Dre Baba on 13th January 2012

"Mum Mother, these you were to me. I miss you...... RIP"

This tribute was added by Olufemi Obarotimi on 13th January 2012

"Our hearts go to the Ogunkoyas' @ this crucial time of your bereavement. We pray that the Lord will grant all of you strong heart and divine consolable heart to bear your loss.
May her Soul Rest In Peace and the good works she has done last forever.
Lots of love from Femi & Bess Obarotimi (KICC)"

This tribute was added by Layo Babs on 13th January 2012

"Although I never met you Mum but I have heard about the "No Nonsense" upbringing you raised your kids and I am a witness to the beautiful personalities you created. You are still well and alive and will definitely live forever in the AH-MA-ZING creations you left behind."

This tribute was added by Osibowale Adelekan on 13th January 2012

"words are not enough to express my feelings, i still find it hard to believe that you are no more.when i was greeting you for your birthday on the 27th of december i never new that will be the last time we will talk  together. how i wish someone will tell me that this is all a dream. my believe is that you have gone to rest with the lord. GOOD NIGHT MY DEAR SISTER/ MOTHER, ORUN RERE O"

This tribute was added by Beeloye Esho on 13th January 2012

"Wow its soo sooo soo sad to hear this. As my sister Kunbi said, she's one of the Aunties I first met in this country thru my Aunt Luffy. Wow God knows the reasons behind everything. May your gentle soul rest in perfect peace. To all the children, God will be with you at this time of loss n you will live longer than your mum IJN. Amen. Remain blessed"

This tribute was added by Grace ibukunoluwa on 13th January 2012

"Mum, words cannot express the hurt I continuously go through since you departed. It still feels like a dream. I can't believe you are really gone. Ah, oma se o. You were such a wonderful person with a good heart. You gave your all to the service of God and to humanity. I am so so proud of you and miss you so much. Rest in the Lord till we meet again at Jesus feet. I love you mum x x x"

This tribute was added by folu ogunkoya on 13th January 2012

"My world shattered into a thousand pieces when you departed on 30th December 2011. Mum you were the most wonderful mother anyone  could ever wish for.  How do I carry without you? I know you have gone to a better place but God I miss you so much.. I console myself that we shall meet again one day, until then rest in peace. I love you mum."

This tribute was added by kunbi Adeloye on 12th January 2012

"I dont know where to start from (crying) ...i cant believe this !! i cant ..I've known Aunt since 1991..she was my Aunt Sola Lufadeju's  best friend . More like having 2 aunts to love ..This is so painful ..i cant digest this. God, Yes you are an UNQUESTIONABLE GOD ...and you know Best ..but it's so sad... Rest in Peace Aunt.  xxx"

This tribute was added by Morenike akinsanya on 12th January 2012

"Bunmi and folu please accept my sympathy and may your mum's soul rest in peace .And my codonlence geos to the rest of the family ."

This tribute was added by Teju Ibukunoluwa (Mrs) on 6th January 2012

"Mummy, You were such a woman with a heart of gold. Your kindness towards people can not be forgotten. Your beautiful smiles and words of encouragement will surely be missed. You made a memorable & maximum impact in the lives of the young and old people. Our consolation is that you've been with the Lord rejoicing! Your legacy lives on in our heart. May your gentle soul continue to RIP Ma."

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