October 1st, 2016 – Pictures: Onitsha Stands Still As Christian Community Leader, Lady Victoria Onochie Is Laid To Rest
By Ononye VC
All roads led to the famous Okosi Road in Onitsha on Friday, where one of the female Christian community leaders, Lady Victoria Onochie’s funeral held.
Hundreds of sympathisers amongst whom are Knights and Lady’s of St Mulumba, St Mary’s subordinate Council, Onitsha gathered to pay her last respect.
A renown cleric in the Archdiocese of Onitsha, Monsignor Onuorah is seen in one of the pictures blessing the remains of Lady Onochie while lying in state.
Children of the late Lady Victoria Onochie who died at the ripe age of 95 gathered at St Mary’s Catholic Church, Inland Town, Onitsha, Anambra state for her funeral mass.
During her lifetime, the late Lady Victoria Onochie was a top community and women leader in Onitsha.
May her soul rest in peace.