It takes a minute to find a special person, an hour to appreciate them, and a day to love them, but it takes an entire lifetime to forget them.
Let the memory of Michael be with us forever
  • 45 years old
  • Born on July 19, 1971 .
  • Passed away on August 9, 2016 .

This memorial website was created in memory of our loved one, father, son, brother, cousin, colleague, fiend Michael Olubunmi Oladapo Okanlawon, 45, born on July 19, 1971 and passed away on August 9, 2016.

We will remember him forever.

Posted by Tosin Okanlawon on 9th August 2017
It all seems like yesterday, Today makes it a year since you left us in this world.And for a time i felt as though my life had ended too but loss has taught me many things and now i face each day with hope and happy memories shared wit u to help me on my way. even though am full of sadness that you're no longer here but your Influence still guide me and the kids and we feel you are near.. though Your existance is now personified by a gravestone but we know that your love is with us nd we will never be alone. We still mourn and miss you because words can not mend our heartache. We thank God almighty for the strength he gave us to carry on. Your life was a blessing to us and your memory lingers as a great treasure. Its one year gone down the memory lane and we pray you to continue to rest in the bossom of our lord Jesus christ. I also want to seize this opportunity to thank all our families and friends for their love and support. God bless you all.
Posted by Tosin Okanlawon on 19th July 2017
My dearest husband, its your birthday today, although you are not here, if tears can build a stairway and the memories a lane, then i will walk right up to you in heaven and bring you back home again. We may not be able to spend time with each other anymore, but i want you to know that you are always in my mind, myself and the kids miss you more and more each day, words can not explain how much we miss u. I want to thank you for being mine, i will truly treasure the wonderful memories we shared. I hope that this special day in heaven is truly incredible,we send lots of love and hugs from here to you. Happy birthday in heaven my Love Oladapo Micheal Olubunmi Okanlawon.
Posted by Oluwadare Esan on 2nd September 2016
It was a rude shock when I heard the news that you have transited. I found it difficult to comprehend. Just like a dream. This loss is irreplaceable to us 83/88 set. A vacuum has been createc by your depature. We are however determined that we will keep that space in your name. We will shine on as Christ is our conerstone. You still live in our hearts . We pray that God will keep all you left behind. Adieu brother.
Posted by Olowoyeye Babatope on 27th August 2016
Even though you are gone, you remain in the hearts of those that knew you. Continue to rest in the bosom of the Lord.
Posted by Tunde Omoju on 24th August 2016
Dapo, words will never be enough to express my heart's agony that never again shall we sit together with mates to gist Up School. Hmmm...ó mà se o...ikú d'óró! May you find eternal rest in the bossom of your creator. Till the day breaks for us on the morning of resurrection, I bid you good night. Sleep on Dapo, sleep well pal
Posted by Akinlabi-Agoro Yemi on 24th August 2016
Dapo, you ve been a classmate of so many years. We love you but God loves you more & can't question why you have to leave us at this time.My prayer is for God to take care of your entire family & consoled your loved ones. RIP DAPO OKANLAWON.
Posted by Longe Ademola on 24th August 2016
Dapo. I really still don't understand if this is a joke, I'm in shock. Why and how I don't get. It's unbelievable my friend is gone to be with The Lord. Haha kilode, at such a tender age, why will death leave evil people and take a Goodman. Can't stop the tears Dapo. January 2015 you made my stay in Jand memorable , always looking out, ever calm Dapo, humane, genuine and positive Dapo. Oluwa why are guys in their 40s dying , Olorun ejowo if its our sin. I'm really sad that death taketh my bosom friend in his prime. We however take solace in the fact that you are resting in the arms of your creator, and in HIS word that says "iku mu olododo lo Saaju ojo ibi". This is also a wake up call for the quick to give our lives to The Lord. Sleep on beloved Dapo till we meet at the ressurection morning. Our Christs School class of '83 will sorely miss you. Maasun Olufe ki o si maa sinmi. Journey well Journey well goodman. Goodnight bro.
Posted by Olayinka Oladapo-Akinde on 24th August 2016
Dapo, it is so sad and traumatic that death took you away at this time. You were a jolly good fellow and a very lovable man. When we met last year December during our School Alumni Set' End of the Year Party. It was a nice reunion with you after 27 years of passing out from the school. We never thought that will be the last time we will set our eyes on you. God knows best as we can't question his sovereignty over humanity. Good night, Dapo and rest well in the bosom of your creator. Almighty God will continue to comfort the members of your family and give them the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss.
Posted by Bisola Elias on 23rd August 2016
I am short of words! Dapo do rest in perfect peace!!! My heart has been drawn to you these past months, I looked you up on google to see if I could contact you.... only to see this!!! Whatever happened??? May the Lord comfort all you have left... Rest in Peace dear.
Posted by Tinuola Faleye on 20th August 2016
Uncle, am sooo sorry you are gone too soon.. May God give you perfect peace. Amen!
Posted by Mo Stephen on 16th August 2016
Sometimes, when one person is absent, the whole world seems depopulated. Continue to Rest in Peace

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