Papa as a Knight of St. Christopher of the Anglican Church
Sir Jonah Okafor Madu
  • 87 years old
  • Date of birth: Oct 30, 1925
  • Place of birth:
    Arondizuogu, Imo, Nigeria
  • Date of passing: Jul 28, 2013
  • Place of passing:
    Long Island, New York, United States
Let the memory of Sir Jonah be with us forever

This memorial website was created in the memory of our loved one, Sir Jonah Madu, 87, born on October 30, 1925 and passed away on July 28, 2013. We will remember him forever.
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One Year Memorial Service will be held on August 3rd 2014 at Enugu
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Viewing AND Funeral Service for Sir Jonah O. Madu was held in New York on Saturday August 24, 2013 at Bergen Funeral Service Inc., NY with Reception at the Terrace On The Park (Terrace Ballroom), Flushing Meadows Park, NY. 
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WAKE-KEEP at San Antonio, Texas held Saturday September 21, 2013 

We wish to thank all of you who attended and those who couldn't make it. Your attendance and support was a great honor to the family.
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Funeral Arrangements in Nigeria 

Tuesday Oct. 22 2013  3:00pm, Service of Songs and Wake Keep at his residence Enugu.

Thursday Oct. 24 2013: Commendation Service at Anglican Church of Resurrection Power, New Haven Enugu.

Thursday Oct. 24 2013: 6.00pm, Wake Keep at Country Home, Ndi Ndubuisi Village (Ofe-Imo) Arondizuogu, Okigwe L.G.A.. Imo State.

Friday Oct. 25 2013:
10:00am Requiem High Mass at All Saints Anglican Church, Ndi Ndubuisi Village, Arondizuogu.
12 noon:  INTERMENT follows immediately after church service.
1.00pm: CONDOLENCES – Relations, Villages, Friends and Well Wishers.

Sat. Oct. 26 2013: 12.00 noon CONDOLENCES Continues – In-Laws, Relations, Friends & Well Wishers

Sun. Oct. 27 2013:  10.00am  Church Outing/Thanksgiving Service at All Saints Anglican Church, Ndi Ndubuisi Village, Arondizuogu.

 

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Matthew Ohanele on 29th July 2016

"You will be ever remembered for the good life and memories you left behind. Papa continue to sleep well in Christ, your good works are unquenchable fire that will continue to lights the world. Rest in Peace!"

This tribute was added by felix madu on 28th July 2016

"Okechikere Mazioo. We missed you a lot and will forever love you."

This tribute was added by Christian Madu on 28th July 2016

"Papa, it's been three years since you left us but your memory and legacy lives on. Rest in Peace. Ochiri"

This tribute was added by uchenna madu on 28th July 2016

"Three years gone but the legacy lives on. We miss you Dad."

This tribute was added by uche Ohia on 8th August 2015

"To live in the hearts of those we love is not to die. Rest in Peace."

This tribute was added by LARRY OKAFOR on 28th July 2015

"Mazi, it's a pity the whole people on this earth will never know you nor the type of human being you were or the kind of life you lived. But we the few but many that knew you will always testify that you were a very special man who lived for openness, truth, just and love for every one who ever crossed part with you. I am very lucky to be one of them and I will forever love and wish to be like you in every way you lived your live. Okechikere, you can never be forgotten with all the seeds you have "scattered" on this earth. Mazi, accept my everlasting love and adoration."

This tribute was added by Ernest Madu on 28th July 2015

"One wound time has failed to heal. A void remains. Continue to rest in peace Papa. May the Lord continue to keep your soul in his Kingdom until we meet again to part no more."

This tribute was added by uchenna madu on 28th July 2015

"We miss you. The Memories will never die."

This tribute was added by felix madu on 28th July 2015

"Papa today is 2 years that you left us to a better place. We missed you very much and will forever love you. Keep on resting in perfect peace in the hands of our Lord. Your son,  Felix Nnaemeka."

This tribute was added by felix madu on 28th July 2015

"Papa today is 2 years that you left us to a better place. We missed you very much and will forever love you. Keep on resting in perfect peace in the hands of our Lord."

This tribute was added by Anyaogu Kingsley C on 28th July 2015

"Rest in peace Papa. I really do miss u."

This tribute was added by Anyaogu Kingsley C on 17th October 2013

""Papa your transition was a great shock to me. You inspired me to understand the true meaning of honesty, self discipline, courage and hardworking. You were not just inlaw but a father to me. Your good work to life of many will always bear u witness. I miss you and will forever miss u. Rest in peace Papa""

This tribute was added by Ụzọamaka Agbasi on 14th October 2013

"Papa, you were of NOBLE character, very soft spoken, very gentle, and  GODLY. You lived an exemplary life... A life worthy of emulation. You will be missed a great deal papa. May your soul rest in the bosom of The Lord."

This tribute was added by Lady Flora Madu on 29th August 2013

"Darling, your demise was a big shock to us and to me in particular. We never anticipated your transition. We were preparing for your return from the U.S. after your routine medical check up, as you have done many times, over the years. God had other plans and his will has been done.

You were the best man on earth in my life. I take solace in knowing that you lived a life in Christ"

This tribute was added by adaeze madu on 11th August 2013

"Grandpa, we will miss you so much. You will always be our grandpa I will remember our conversations on the phone and the Christmas holidays we spent together. You helped shape my dad to be the person he is today and I know you are now in heaven watching over us. We will miss you."

This tribute was added by Jenny Aquino on 6th August 2013

"Grandpa, we'll miss you so much.  I'll especially miss our soothing conversations, your timid but bright smile, your low but firm voice.  We'll miss everything about you.  I'll forever remember your warmth hugs.  We'll forever miss you and we'll make sure to honor you forever  grandpa, Sir Madu."

This tribute was added by Obinna Ozigbo on 2nd August 2013

"Papa we miss you and will forever love you. You have left footprints in the sand of time. You inspired us to understand the true meaning of  love, marriage, honesty, optimism, self discipline , courage and hardwork. You were not just a father to many, but a DAD.
Rest in Peace."

This tribute was added by uchenna madu on 2nd August 2013

"Papa, we miss you but we thank God for your life, Your discipline, humility and truthfulness have guided all of us to success. I look back those days when you have to walk me to school with the cane. You shaped our lives and inspired all of us to greater achievements. We shall celebrate your life and pray that we will continue to follow your footsteps."


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This memorial is administered by:

Chris Madu
Nnamdi Madu
chuck madu
Ernest Madu
felix madu
Ijeoma Ozigbo
ifeanyi madu
Ifeanyi Madu
uchenna madu
O'Brown Madu
uchenna madu

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