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Owarieta celebrates birthday in grand style
By George Unushemi
OLOROGUN (Rotarian) Mrs. Maureen Owarieta, the Orokparagbonkepnu of Agbon Kingdom, a retired Secondary School Principal has marked her 64th birthday with a thanksgiving service held in St. Ambrose Catholic Church Ekpan, Warri recently.
The service which was conducted by the Parish Priest Rev. Father Eruotor Obakpororo witnessed prayer for the celebrant and her husband, Olorogun (Rotarian) George Owarieta for long life and blessing of their marriage.
In a brief speech, the celebrant thanked God for abundant blessing upon her life and family as well as her entry into the early old age group.
Born on September 3, 1955 to the families of the late Mr. Memera Wilson Ojogri and Mrs. Menetie Ann Ojogri of Agbarha kingdom in Warri South Local Government Area of Delta State, Chief Maureen Owarieta is a top flight socialist, member of many social-cultural and learned societies. A caterer and horticulturist per excellence. On the religions front, she is a member of ladies of the order of St. Mulumba in the catholic church.
In a chat with Olorogun Owarieta George at the reception which coincided with child dedication of his grand daughter in his country home in Orhoakpor town in Ethiope East Local Government Area, Delta State said in his tribute as follows: “Molly the babe! My beautiful Molly! You are totally beautiful and amazing. You are God’s special gift to me a priceless jewel like you. You are intelligent and super industrious and a pillar of strength to me, our children and everyone that is affiliated to you. May all your heart desire be fulfilled through Christ our Lord, Amen.
Climax of the event was the cutting of the birthday cake by the celebrant. Children of the celebrant present at the event; Bar Mrs. Ataine Miller and others expressed joy and happiness for successful celebration of the event. They thanked those who graced the occasion, wishing them journey mercies to their destination.