Rev. Fr. Michael Ogboi of the Catholic Diocese of Issele-Uku has passed on in the early hours of Thursday, 3rd December 2020 at age 48, the Diocese reports.
Until his death, he worked in some parts of the Diocese, which included St. Jude Catholic Church, Oduke, St. Columba’s Catholic Church Agbor and St. Dominic Catholic Church Otolokpo, where he worked as the Assistant Parish Priest
Fr. Michael Ogboi, a native of Idumuesah in Ika North-East Local Government Area of Delta State was ordained a Catholic priest on 24th day of August 2013. After his ordination, he worked in some parts of the Diocese, which included St. Jude Catholic Church, Oduke, St. Columba’s Catholic Church Agbor and St. Dominic Catholic Church Otolokpo, where he worked as the assistant Parish Priest until his death.
Rev. Fr. Michael Chuks Ogboi was an energetic priest, who loved the priestly work passionately and spent himself for the work till the very end.
He died after a brief illness and would be buried at the Priests’ Cemetery Issele-Uku on the Tuesday, 15th December 2020 after a Funeral Mass by 10am at St. Paul’s Cathedral Issele-Uku.
May his soul rest in perfect peace.