The ancient city of Lude Ahiara in Ahlazu Mbaise Local Government Area of Imo state was agog recently as Lolo Veronica Okoro was buried at her husband’s ancestral home and many eminent personalities graced the burial ceremony.
Lady Okoro who was described as a devout Christian and role model joined her creator at age of 96 years as the children expressed delight in having a mother like her.
One of the daughters, Ugoeze Prisca Okoronkwo noted the deceased as an angel and a great mother who showered her children and neighbors with compassion and love.
Okoronkwo noted that she was too dose to the deceased as her daughter pointing out that her dedication in Christianity especially the Catholic Faith was very encouraging.
Similarly, her son-in-law, HRH Eze J. A. Okoronkwo of Amuzi Ahiara described her late mother in law as an exceptional and industrious woman.
The Royal father lamented the exit of the deceased re-assuring that she left legacies in the sands of history and prayed for her soul to rest in perfect peace.