- 86 years old
- Date of birth: Jul 27, 1926
- Place of birth:
Eniwari, Southern Ijaw Native Authority (currently in Bayel, Nigeria
- Date of passing: Sep 22, 2012
- Place of passing:
Yenagoa, Bayelsa, Nigeria
|Let the memory of Newton be with us forever|
This memorial website was created in the memory of our loved one, Newton Igali, 86, born on July 27, 1926 and passed away on September 22, 2012. We will remember him forever.
"I feel close to you everyday, I feel you around me always.I make conversations with you all the time. I miss you Daddy. Today marks the fourth anniversary of your death, it only seemed like the other day. You are forever in our hearts."
"90th birthday anniversary reflections on, and thoughts of my beloved Dad and brother-in-Christ. Continue to rest in perfect peace. Missing you sorely, especially today."
"Happy Birthday Grandpa! Unfortunately I didn't get to know you as well as I wish but the time I spent was surely cherished and I now you are in a better place with our creator. Enjoy your 90th grandpa !"
"My dearest dad. Today would have been your 90th birthday. I wish you were still here with us. We miss you so much everyday. Continue to rest in the Lords bosom till we meet again. Happy birthday Dad."
"My Dearest Daddy, I celebrate you on the 90th anniversary of your birth. You lived a fulfilled life and left a great legacy. Daddy, rest forever in the bosom of Our Lord Jesus."
"Here's a shoutout to the best dad that ever lived. Evergreen shared memories of us together continue to flash like video clips today, as always. Happy Fathers' Day Sir!"
"My sweet Daddy. You are the best father anyone could ask for. You made me what I am today. Even though your not here today, I want you to know that I miss and love you dearly every day. Happy Fathers day."
"I love you Grandpa."
"As I lay this flower, I'm flooded with sweet memories of our years together on Planet Earth. Reminiscence of our 1978 trip to Jos for my SAT still brings a smile decades later. Continue to enjoy your well-deserved eternal bliss my unforgetable dad and dearest friend. Hope to see you again someday in Planet Heaven!"
"My sweetest daddy, today marks three years you left. I miss you so much. Your death left a void in my heart, but I know you are in a better place. I wish you were still here to guide me in this complex world. I feel your absence immensely. Continue to rest in peace until we meet again. Timidi"
"Granddad, today being your birthday, I wish you were present physically, but you are not absent even in that sense. I feel the vacuum left behind of a grandfather I so overwhelmingly admire and respect. But again, you are not absent because your love is deeply engraved in our hearts. You are indeed a grandfather every grandchild would have so much to emulate from, and Granddad, we love you. Happy Birthday Granddaddy!"
"My sweet daddy. What can I say, so many nights I lay awake thinking of you. I miss you so terribly, words can't express. I thought it would be easier as the years come by, but the pain of your death gets so harder each time. Today we would have been celebrating your 89th birthday, you are in my thoughts always. I miss you Daddy. Rest in peace."
"It's being two years Dad, but sweet memories of you remain fresh. Your embedded counsels continue to be guideposts as I plod through life's journey. Thanks again for everything."
"My dearest daddy.We miss you,love you.Truly wished my kids and myself had seen you.It is well.We shall see you soon.We keep you in our hearts.You will never be forgotten. Rest peacefully with the Lord."
"My Beloved Dad, how time flies. It's two years since you have gone, but your sweet memories lives in my heart forever. I miss you so much. You are not forgotten, always in my thoughts. Rest in gentle peace."
"Happy 88th birthday Dad. Continue to rest in the bosom of the Lord."
"Happy beloved birthday RIP love Sonari"
"Dear Grandpa, I miss you so much.It has been one year since you died.My dad misses you too.So I needed to write this to you. I know that you are looking down on us from heaven.All of the Igali members miss you while you are in heaven.We all love you dearly. Rest in peace with the lord Jesus.We will be happy when we get to heaven. Amen."
"Daddy we love you so much and you will live forever in our hearts. Rest in Peace until we meet again."
"Today the 22nd September 2013 marks your one year anniversary.
It all seemed like yesterday, we miss you dearly and you will always be in our hearts forever. Continue to rest in peace."
"May your soul rest in Peace"
"Happy 87th Birthday Daddy! We love you and miss you so much today and always. Rest in Peace till we meet again. Love from Sade and Kuro (for 27th July 2013)"
"87 birthday cheers to you Dad! Myself, Bola, Ine, Preye, Phoebe, Paul, Jay, DebbyGrace, Ebi, Karina and some friends had lots of fun at the party held in your memory in Atlanta yesterday. Enjoy your eternal bliss, great soul. We thank the Almighty for the privilege to be among your offsprings. Tell Jesus we love him for all He did at Calvary, all He still does and will always to do for us."
"Dearest grandpa, today would have been your eighty seven birthday. We wish you were here,but your in a good place. We miss and love you. Sonari and Odein Agada."
"On behalf of me, my family and the Ijaw International Alliance of Dallas/Ft. Worth Metroplex are sending our hearth felt condolence message to the Igali's family. May the Almighty Father comfort you at this time of your deepest sorrow. We are all praying for you.
Sincerely, Hermon Alamene"
"I knew Papa as a man of few words filled with so much wisdom and encouragement. Papa is a gentle, peaceful, kind-hearted and great man worth knowing. Papa will surely be missed by all those who knew him but in all things let us give glory to God and be assured that He is with the Lord."
"May your soul rest in perfect peace Pa Igali."
"I considered myself priveledged to have grown up under your watchful eyes. You were a peaceful man, very caring and accomodating, a lover of education. your demise has left an irreconciliable vacume in my heart cos you were the father i grow up to know. Thank you Daddy for helping me achieve my dreams.. Take your well deserved rest in the bosom of the Lord."
You have deposited your kindness in your son, Dr. Godknows Boladei Igali. You have left behind your progressive and liberal mind in his entire being. His staff at the Fed. Min. of Water Resources now call him messiah. May your gentle soul peacefully rest in the Bosom of The LORD."
"My dear father,you will be greatly missed.May you soul rest in peace.Terrell,Yasmina,Brian ,and I will forever love and miss you.
Thank you for my existence.I will miss reading the newspaper with you in the morning with your morning tea.Rest in the Lord till we all meet again.Amen"
"Hi I want to say rest in peace with God.The Igali family in GA. loves you Paul,Jay and me say hi and bye bye Grandpa."
"Rest in perfect peace Daddy. You will always remain an icon of peace, godliness, humility and courage in our hearts. You were a path finder in many ways and that legacy will endure to a thousand generations to come. Adieu!!!"
"Dearest Grandpa, your exit has left a gaping hole in our hearts, you are the irreplaceable special one, a magnificent man, I want to thank you for being such a great role model and inspiration to me. My gratitude to you is limitless, you were not a man of many words but i still benefit from your many words of wisdom, you will be greatly missed. RIP papa, you'll never be forgotten. X"
Wish I knew you better. Everything I've heard and have come to learn about you is simply beautiful.
So I take solace in knowing you are a beautiful person inside out.
Rest in peace daddy"
"Dear Grandpa Igali,
Even though I only met you once I still love you. You were very gentle and quiet, but in the 5 minutes I talked to you for I took one thing out of it, you said that you loved all of us. That was all that mattered. I hope that your soul rests in peace with God! We love you, too!!!"
"Dear grandpa you are the best. you helped me grow up when I was a baby.
I know the lord loves you. I love you too. Rest in peace with the lord."
"Even though I didn't really get to know you,I bet you were an amazing grandpa.I've seen you once and it was a good memory.I have heard about you from my dad and you seem like an awesome person.Rest in peace 'til we all meet again in heaven."
"My special, loving, gentle and sweet grandpa, you were such a wonderful man who loved his family dearly and worked hard for them. I miss you dearly grandpa but I know you are now in heaven in resting peacfully with the Lord. Your caring and warm nature will always remain in my memory. Love you Grandpa..."
"Papa,you will be greatly missed by all. You were an epitome of hard work, diligence ,humility and selflessness. These astute virtues you passed on to your children and your grand children not forgetting all those who imparted from you. Sleep in the lord daddy, Di mu daddy"
"Papa Igali, you lived an exemplary life worthy of emulation and was of great help to as many that came your way including my family; a lover of education and a humanitarian. My heartfelt condolence to the entire Igali family especially mama Igali. May the Comforter help you go through this difficult period. Rest in peace the great Papa Igali."
"The Church of St. John Chrysostom, Peckham, London, England and its Parish Priest, Fr Peter Aelred Packer join with Timi Igali, our dear sister and communicant, her children and all the family in extending our sincere and deep condolences on the sad death of your beloved husband, father and grandfather, Newton."
"Oh grandpa! oh grandpa! what can i say? You have been very, very nice. That first that day you held me in your arms and rocked me , you held me as i was so fragile, since that day i knew you where the best grandpa,i love you with all my heart and you have done good and i will grow up to always remember you.Reposar en paz ."
"To my very wonderful Dad. We love you and miss you every day. Thank You for being a wonderful husband to Mummy and treating all your children with love. You provided for us and gave us the most amazing advice. You introduced all your children to the Lord and raised us to fear Him. God Bless your gentle soul. Rest in Peace until we meet again Daddy."
"grandpa you are sweet,kind,lovely person i will miss you and i love u but i know that you are in heaven with the angles of God. I always knew you as a caring & gentle man.Rest in peace i love u"
"My loving gentle father, I always knew you as a very peaceful,subtle and caring man. You raised us in a very loving and warm environment. You strived to give us the best in life, you always stressed on the need for a good education, which you gave to all of us and beyond. Rest in God's bosom,my Sweet daddy. Miss you.....till we meet again!"
"My Dear Daddy! what a privilege we had to have you as our father! A kind gentleman, never provoked and always ready to guide us on the right path. You raised us to love God and value the right things in life. You have lived a very fulfilled life and have left an enduring legacy behind for your children, grand children and great grand children. Rest in the bosom of Our Lord my dear Father."
"I celebrate you my father, friend and namesake, Newton Amiepamo Igali, FCCA, FCA! You're a sweet and gentle soul.You were a great parent and a patient teacher. I trust you've faithfully done your work in this realm. Morning has broken for you, Sir! Follow thus home the very Kindly Light that guided you through this life. Do rest, beloved Dad, in the bosom of Our God and Lover of your soul."