Sir Gilbert Obiadiwe Umuamaegbu, the father in-law of Senator Annie Okonkwo, who passed on April 18, 2016, at the age of 93, will be laid to rest on Friday July 29, 2016 at his compound in Isu-Umuonyenora Village of Oba Town in Idemili South LGA, Anambra State.

Thursday July 28, 2016 will be the commendation Service at St. Pauls Anglican Church, Oba. Time 5pm while service of Songs and wake keep will take place at his compound in Isu-Umuonyenora Village of Oba Town on Thursday July 28, 2016. Time: 7pm.

According to the statement made available to THISDAY, Friday July 29, 2016 will be the lying-in-State at his compound in Isu-Umuonyenora Village. Time 8am. “Burial Service at St. Johns Anglican Church, Isu-Umuonyenora, Oba. Time 10:30am followed by internment on Friday July 29. Saturday July 30, 2016: Funeral rites and condolence visits by In-laws and Friends. Sunday July 31, 2016: Outing Service at St. Johns Anglican Church, Isu-Umuonyenora, Oba. Kindly keep us company as we bid him farewell.”