By: Ogunleye Oluwapelumi
The Olufotebi family came together on Thursday, 8th January to hold a wake keep ceremony for their beloved mother, grandmother, and great grandmother, Madam Comfort Wosilat Adebayo Olufotebi, affectionately known as mama Ologede.
The gathering was filled with hymes, sermons by the presiding pastors, and cherished memories shared by friends, neighbors, and well-wishers in attendance. Chief Olufemi Sosanwo, representing the Akarigbo, and members of collectives were also present to pay their respects.
As the wake keep service unfolded, the atmosphere was filled with a mix of nostalgia and celebration of a life well-lived. Attendees fondly remembered the good times shared with mama Ologede, reflecting on the impact she had on their lives. The gathering served as a testament to the love and respect that Madam Comfort Wosilat Adebayo Olufotebi garnered throughout her life.
Looking ahead, the final funeral service is scheduled to take place on Friday, 9th February. The Olufotebi family has planned a series of activities to honor and bid farewell to their beloved matriarch. It is a time for both reflection and closure as they come together to celebrate the life and legacy of Madam Comfort Wosilat Adebayo Olufotebi, a remarkable woman who touched the hearts of many.