- 76 years old
- Date of birth: Jun 13, 1939
- Place of birth:
Lagos, Lagos state, Nigeria
- Date of passing: Mar 17, 2016
- Place of passing:
Lagos, Lagos state, Nigeria
|...Fading away like the stars of the morning... Only remembered by what we have done... Let the memory of Pa Michael Afolabi be with us forever...|
This memorial website was created in memory of our loved one, Pa Michael Afolabi Adu, 76, born on June 13, 1939 and passed away on March 17, 2016. We will remember him forever. Please drop tribute and memorable moments shared with Daddy.
"It's still weird to think that you are no longer with us phyiscally, but even 1 year on, I am glad to still have fond memories of you and your words grandpa."
"Good night Daddy Eko, till the morning light, to us he left behind Gods' love is immeasurable and free, give Him a chance and experience a new beginning."
"We have reflected on the past 5weeks after the departure of Baba Adu, our father. His life was one of success and his handwriting will remain forever in every day of the rest of our lives.We see you in all of our discussions, jokes, teases, debates and arguments...You remain with us in our memories. Segun & Yinka Omoseni"
"" Theresa Adeshola, Helen Yinka and the Adu family. I pray that GOD ALMIGHTY have mercy upon the soul of your awesome and wonderful Dad (Grand Pa), though its a sad moment May God grant you strength and comfort to bear the loss .May " Daddy and Mummy's" souls be enveloped in God's everlasting peace ( amen)""
"Uncle, your generation is a rare gem. You have imbedded in us values that can never be bought. Wish we can hold on to you much longer. We love you, but God loves you the most. Your smile will forever remain in our hearts. Rest In Perfect Peace Uncle!"
"Daddy Eko it is very hard to believe you have gone , My Children call you Daddy Eko and you call me iya Osogbo. Thank God for good life you lived Good night Daddy Eko. Mama Damola London."
"THE SAINTS ARE GETTING HOME
l know Mr AFOLABI ADU when he was in Secondary School , living along Joseph Street near Ajele in Lagos ( Now Lagos State). Then my Elder Sister Josephine Abayomi the late wife was living with our uncle at the same house ( area). this was in the sixty. The two feel in love and end up in marriage in London in the year 1964 October 10.
The marriage was blessed with four children " fifty-fifty " Two men and Two ladies. Now Fathers and mothers, to God be the Glory.
The marriage lasted for 35 years because the wife died in December 17th 1999.
Right from that time M A as the wife used to call him lived for another 17 years with the good care from the loving children and families around him. well he died peacefully. Adeu M A, Adeu MICHAEL AFOLABI ADU Adeu MY DEAR BROTHER IN LAW. Till the Glorious morning when we shall see again.
" Claudius Olufemi Nuga and family ""
"Grandpa, you were always such a joy to be around and I cannot express how much I am going to miss you. I choose to thank God for the amazing life you lived, how you will now be reunited with your wife and that you went so peacefully, that you literally walked your way into heaven (an AMAZING feat!) I will never forget your jokes, seeing you in that shirt we bought, sipping La Casera on the porch, the Barbie cake you got me for my 6th birthday and so much more. I love you so much, and I hope that I can make you proud here. You have been legendary, rest in peace."
"Daddy we love you. We cannot but thank God for the opportunity of knowing you. The memory of our last conversation will linger in my memory as you went through your early days with mummy with me. May the Holy Spirit comfort us all in Jesus name"
"Uncle..Rest with God...I will always hold my fond memories of you dearly..
Martin I have you and the family in my prayers"
"Uncle i will miss u in d family function especially ur smiling face, ur smiling face made me to remember d immemorial of my brother owolabi adu, may d Lord almighty grant u his perpetual light IJN and rest in d bossom of d Lord Amen. Adieu baba we love u but God loves u more."
"DADDY, I am short of words, All I will say is "may your Soul Rest in PEace"
"Thank you daddy for loving me just as i am and accepting me as your daughter in-law. unconditionally. You were very sincere with me
You will be greatly missed,rest in peace."
"May your gentle soul continue to rest in peace and may the Holy Spirit comfort those you left behind. Amen"
"R.I.P. Baba , I wish you to still be around the family and our people in Orile Agege Community before I come back but God loves you most. Baba Yinka Adu, sun re ooo"
"May your soul rest in perfect peace. Mr Gemini!! You are missed beyond words."
""Baba Adu" as we fondly called you. You were a father to us. So many fond memories come to mind. Thank you for making a mark that can never be erased. Rest in Peace, Daddy."
"Uncle, (Gemini) as my mum fondly calls you. What a loss. Sorry to see you depart so soon. Well, we are all over the world and not on our native Land Nigeria at present. It would have been great to have some more years with you before your exit. A peaceful loving heart like yours is had to find, however well deposited in your children. You have shown the way. We will follow closely. May almighty GOD bless and protect all surviving children. Time to get BACK HOME. May you REST IN PEACE BABA. May almighty GOD receive you through Jesus Christ Our saviour. Amen. May the future be bright for all your children. May they reflect your LOVE to one another In JESUS Mighty NAME. Sorry cousins we will miss BABA so much. You know I can't cry. It hurts too much."
"Rest in peace Baba ooooo.
May your descendants do well.
May they be strong and do great things.
You will be missed. I will always, remember your kind smile
When I visited my friend Yinka when we were young.
It feels like yesterday.....
May God bless the entire family in Jesus name."
I thank God you lived a full and happy life.
Rest in peace, sir!"
"Daddy it's hard to believe you have gone, thank God for the number of years you lived, you will always be in our heart. Good night"