The bodies of reverend sisters, Virginia, Calasantics and Lilia were all laid to rest on Tuesday, October 13, 2020
The three late sisters were of the same convent- the immaculate heart of Mary located at Nkpor, under Onitsha Catholic Archdiocese.
While Reverend Sister Mary Virginia Onuorah who had her first and final profession in 1975 and 1982 respectively died from a brief illness on the 24th of April 2020, Reverend Sister Mary Calasantics Nkemakolam died from yet to be identified cause on the 26th of April 2020. The third sister, Mary Lilia Indigo also died from yet to be identified cause.
The funeral mass for the later sisters which took place at the Novitiate Chapel of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, Onitsha, was attended by Governor Willie Obiano and his wife, Ebelechukwu, traditional and other dignitaries.