DR. ORIKAYE BROWN-WEST
  • 66 years old
  • Date of birth: Aug 24, 1945
  • Date of passing: Jan 8, 2012
Let the memory of DR. ORIKAYE be with us forever

This memorial website was created in the memory of our loved one, DR. ORIKAYE BROWN-WEST, 66, born on August 24, 1945 and passed away on January 8, 2012. We will remember him forever.

 

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Daerebo Brown West on 24th August 2016

"Life is always amazing;
Not till one meets with unfillable Gap;
You are remembered here on earth;
As you celebrates your 71st  birthday with the Lord Jesus!
continue to rest in the Lord.

Dein na sime, iminabo, ikiyabo, na ida."

This tribute was added by Catherine Ebi Soberekon on 9th January 2016

"Oriks you are remembered everyday. Rest in the Lord."

This tribute was added by Diepriye Brown-West on 8th January 2016

"4 years already????? Still feels like yesterday. Love you always. Miss you soo much, as do the grand babies."

This tribute was added by Daerebo Brown West on 8th January 2016

"Will always miss you!
Indeed you are a friend, brother and dad to all.;
Your story still goes on;
Dein na my blessed dad, friend and brother"

This tribute was added by Catherine Ebi Soberekon on 2nd September 2015

"Oriks you are never forgotten, Happy birthday with the Lord."

This tribute was added by Daerebo Brown West on 24th August 2015

"We still celebrates you @ 70yrs on earth;

While the Angels celebrates with you in heaven;

God knows the best for you.

Rest In Peace.

Tamuno Dein."

This tribute was added by Daerebo Brown West on 10th January 2015

"Time may fly, but your footprint is ever fresh everyday!
Great brother, friend, uncle, and father and grand father, you are, and will always be. Remain in peace."

This tribute was added by Catherine Ebi Soberekon on 8th January 2015

"Oriks, gone but not forgotten. Dein na seme"

This tribute was added by Daerebo Brown West on 24th August 2014

"You touch much life, without been loud about it;
You did establish yourself in your little way;
You show and share, compassion, love, and caring;
Is part of the reason, you are cherished;
Hence, the gap no one can fill.

You will always be remembered on days like this.
We still miss and remember you on your birthday.
Rest in the Lord Jesus."

This tribute was added by Clifford Akpan on 24th August 2014

"Continue to rest in peace. You are missed"

This tribute was added by Biobele Diboye-Suku on 15th January 2014

"The sad news of your passing came like a hammer blow because we had a telephone conversation only a few days before. .I will always respect your memory for the work you did for Buguma and Kalabari Kingdom. May your soul rest in peace."

This tribute was added by Catherine Ebi Soberekon on 9th January 2014

"Oriks, you are never forgotten. My the Almighty God bless your soul."

This tribute was added by Daerebo Brown West on 8th January 2014

"Flowers and its scents may fade away,
But,your walk on earth is still as fresh as every blessed day.
Peace in the bosom of the Lord"

This tribute was added by Daerebo Brown West on 24th August 2013

"A Day set aside for you to enter the world. Thanks Jesus.

You are always in our thought. Words cannot express the gap you created. In all we say, Glory to our all knowing  God.
Bro Oriks, Rest in the Lord's bosom."

This tribute was added by Clifford Akpan on 24th August 2013

"Loss of a great one will always be felt and never really forgotten. Your impact on people lives on. Continue to rest in peace."

This tribute was added by Catherine Ebi Soberekon on 24th August 2013

"Oriks, gone but never forgotten. Will ever be remembered"

This tribute was added by destyna Brown-west on 9th January 2013

"Still feels like yesterday,daddy you still leave on in our hearts.continue resting in peace...u r indeed missed.."

This tribute was added by Daerebo Brown West on 8th January 2013

"ONE YEAR AFTER..............................

Dr. Orikaye G Brown-West,

Your love ones and Associates still miss you.

Rest in Peace!

Dein Na Mu!

Will always miss you.

Daerebo.

            

LOVE IS THE ONLY HOUSE BIG ENOUGH
FOR ALL PAINS IN THE WORLD!
DAERE."

This tribute was added by Bestman George on 26th January 2012

"It’s much too soon to write this, Dr. Orikaye Brown-West. Whenever I think of you, I’ll hear: ‘Asari, Kalabari, and Ijo - oweni saki.’ I’ll always feel your love and caring. Your vibrancy brings out the best in us. Peace, Bro Oriks! Diepriye & siblings, Daerebo & relatives, please find strength in the memories of your years with him. God console and comfort you through this passage. With sympathy."

This tribute was added by ibitubo ukwu on 24th January 2012

"Bro, you will always remain close to our hearts, because you leave behind beautiful memories for us to cherish. Dein na mu. To the orikaye  family, today and always may you be comforted by those beautiful memories and may it bring you stength and peace."

This tribute was added by Ipalibo Amachree on 24th January 2012

"Opu Bro, your demise was sore. The very fabric of Igolima house it tore hopes diminished into memories for the first time in Lagos, i saw you disembark from dad's dug-out canoe for the last time in Bonny, with promise that you will back, but sadly that promises will not be kept, God willing never slack if I could turn back the hands of time. Sepiribo Amachree"

This tribute was added by DaBen DaBen on 22nd January 2012

"With sudden shock and heavy hearts, we miss you. But in holy view we know you are in a better place, with the angles of the Lord. We are grateful for your inspirations and contributions. May the Lord give us the strength and guidance to continue the examples you have set. May your soul rest in perfect peace."

This tribute was added by Clifford Akpan on 22nd January 2012

"Its amazing how you have touched people's lives around the world..I hope to accomplish such a feat in my life time. May your soul rest in peace from this peaceless world we live in today. You will be missed."

This tribute was added by Mosley Ogbanga on 22nd January 2012

"Doc.  We miss you, but God know s best.  May the LORD keep and comfort those you left behind."

This tribute was added by Nathan Aguru on 22nd January 2012

""May the Lord grant him heavenly peace and strength to his love ones!""

This tribute was added by Rena Prior on 20th January 2012

"My sympathy goes to Dr Brown-West family.Dr Brown-West was my first  Transportation instructor at Morgan State University . I enjoyed his class and reading his book "The Big Dig""

This tribute was added by kate luchtel on 19th January 2012

"My prayers are with you.  
But God will free my soul from the power of the grave.  For He will take me to HImself. Psalm 49:15"

This tribute was added by HILDA OKEREKE on 19th January 2012

"So so sad to hear this.  The last time he was at my church in CA, we interacted much.  The Lord knows the best for our lives.  He gives and takes away.  You will greatly missed. Adieu!"

This tribute was added by Nichole Runnels on 18th January 2012

"Obele and family,

My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.  May your memories be of great comfort to you.  Your father sounds like an amazing man!

Love, Nichole"

This tribute was added by Diepiriye Douglas on 18th January 2012

"Dr. O. Brown-West,
It's a rude shock when the sad news  of your passing to glory came....because earlier, on my arrival to New York I had been told of your trip to Nigeria. What a mix bag?  May your gentle soul rest with the Lord. I pray for Divine strength & healing to your children & relatives that you left behind..Amen. Rest with the Lord. Adieu."

This tribute was added by Esther Boro on 18th January 2012

"May your gentle soul rest in perfect peace Dr Oriaye. Amen"

This tribute was added by Sopukro Tienabeso on 17th January 2012

"The news of your untimely death came as a very unpleasant shock to me. When we spoke on Thanksgiving day, all seemed well.
I wil miss you both as a dear cousin and an excellent mentor."

This tribute was added by NIMISOERE WOKOMA on 17th January 2012

""..... Where is death's sting¿. Where, grave thy victory." we triumph still, if Thou abide with us.
-H.F LYTE.
God Rest ur soul, Uncle."

This tribute was added by Arash Adeli on 17th January 2012

"He was my First Teacher at the Morgan State University. May seemed he was a little rough on students But was very oncerned about their success.
One of the best people I have ever met...a very Good Hearted teacher.
May his soul rest in peace."

This tribute was added by Williamba Okuchaba on 15th January 2012

"Oriks, why did you leave us? I will miss your Saturday calls. Dear brother, wonderful friend and great son of Buguma we will miss you..." Sleep well Oriks, take your rest, we love you, but God loves you best.""

This tribute was added by Winston Amachree on 14th January 2012

"Dear Bro Oriks, you were truly a teacher, leadership role model, community development organizer & elder statesman. You were a big brother worthy of emulation. Thank you for your love for individuals & communities enlightenment for freedom from the bondage of ill-education. The multitude of lives you touched will celebrate your life and miss you fondly. May your soul rest in peace."

This tribute was added by mereh davis-west on 13th January 2012

"The news of your transition to be with the lord was shocking and devastating to all of us,but the good memories of you will ever remain .the lord giveth life and takes it as well. May you rest in perfect peace with him,we love and will miss you bro."

This tribute was added by Aaron Nmungwun on 12th January 2012

"This is the greatest shock of 2012.  Orikaye, you were indeed one of a kind and there is now a vacuum in Ijaw Nation. Follow the Light and all shall be well.  Adieu my brother."

This tribute was added by Daba Asemebo on 12th January 2012

"Brother Oriks, When I saw you on the 2nd of January 2012 at PH airport, we had a short conversation and you told me all wasn’t well. When I left you to board my flight I said to you “bye, journey mercy” I never knew it was a farewell.  Although I saw your condition, your death came too sudden. I will greatly miss you. The Kalabari community has lost a great son. May your soul rest in peace"

This tribute was added by Richard Stuller on 12th January 2012

"Dr. Brown-West you will be truly missed by all that you have touched in your lifetime. Thank you for passing on your knowledge to others to use. Rest in Peace
You will be missed!"

This tribute was added by Obelebra Davies on 12th January 2012

"It's so incredible and shocking to know that you have made your final journey home to be with your maker who needed you the most.l am sure,without a shadow of doubt that you are now resting at the feet of christ your lord and savior.l thank and praise God for who you are to your children,love ones,the kalabari people,River state people and particularlly me.l miss you,REST IN PERFECT PEACE"

This tribute was added by Alice Williams on 12th January 2012

"My deepest sympathy to the Family of Dr. Brown-West.  I truly treasured, looked forward to, and enjoyed his every visit to Morgan State University.  His was truly unique and a pleasure to work with.  A job well done Dr. Brown-West - may you rest in peace."

This tribute was added by Catherine Ebi Soberekon on 12th January 2012

"Oriks, my Cousin, brother, friend & my President. I am still in a daze. You called me on Xmas day from Nigeria, no even a sign of illness from your voice, you fooled all of us. I was evening expecting my routine sunday call when Daerebo called on Saturday to tell me you were back to the State  & gravely ill. The next few hour you walked away w/ out saying goodbye Ebi.Always be remembered."

This tribute was added by West Cent on 11th January 2012

"my father,my grand father, and my uncle life did not give me the chance to meet you, but i have had of your good deeds in the family, ur helping hands and ur supports towards every one in the family...i have had u are a great man who loves every and is willing to listen to every one. ur death is indeed a great lost the family..we will forever miss u, may ur soul rest in perfect peace amen."

This tribute was added by Steve Benstowe on 11th January 2012

"May his soul rest in peace. The Ijaw foundation and the Rivers State people have really lost  a man with lots of intellectual property. Rest in peace Prof Orikaye."

This tribute was added by Moye Oye on 10th January 2012

"May his Soul rest in peace!"


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