Memorial Created By
Kay Akinrele

Dr. Oluwole Olumide Odujinrin

March 31, 1941 - March 26, 2021

With gratitude to God for a life well lived, we announce the home call of our dear father, brother and uncle, Dr Oluwole Olumide Odujinrin on Friday 26th March 2021 a few days to his 80th birthday on 31st March 2021. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. Kindly uphold the family in your prayers at...  see more

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  • Blythe Moore
    This was my grandfather but I never got to meet him. It makes me really sad I didn’t get to know him and I just found out about him and he’s gone.
  • Yewande AKINRELE
    FROM: Professor Engineer Alfred B. O. Soboyejo MSc, PhD (Stanford University, Stanford, CA), DSc

    My Dear Brother Senator Dipo Odujinrin

    I hereby express my condolence and sympathy on the passing away of my brother late Dr. Wole Odujinrin MD. I first...  more
  • Yewande AKINRELE
    Sun reo
    Omo Ada Lakura Ara Akaka Lada.
    Omo Likanna. Ofonron kunren
    Omo Itunraye, ibi igi owo gbenso.
    Omo Romini Olowo-Ake
    Omo Luwo Abejoye
    Ara Akesan Bale Oja
    Omo Odujinrin
    Omo Olodumare
    Sun re o.
    Good night Uncle Walls
    Good night.

    Senator Dipo...  more
  • Yewande AKINRELE
    FROM Professor Emeritus Augustine Esogbue:

    A boyhood bossom friend of WOLE, an emblem of unalloyed dedication to perfection and excellence, an unparalled devotion to family, friends, profession and country, Dr. Oluwole O. Odujinrin has now left us to...  more
  • Femi Faiga
    Dear Uncle Wole

    I thank God for the rich, fruitful and impactful life you lived. Though a few days away from your 80th birthday, I believe God took you at the appointed time. You're a cherished member of a large and loving family that remained by your...  more
  • Kay Akinrele
    My Uncle by Kayode Akinrele

    My uncle! That smile ever so warm and inviting
    Always with wisdom so profound & exciting
    My uncle, Uncle Wole, always ready, set to go
    My uncle, Uncle Wole, yes a rare gem to know
    Uncle why is there no one like you?
    Uniquely...  more
  • Ibiwunmi Adeyemi
    My dear Uncle Wole was so full of humor. He always admonished us to keep the Odujinrin legacy alive. I am so proud of your achievements Uncle, a true Odujinrin you were. Rest in peace till we meet at the feet of Jesus.
  • Kikelomo Akinrele
    “The tide recedes but leaves behind
    bright seashells on the sand.
    The sun goes down, but gentle
    warmth still lingers on the land.
    The music stops, and yet it echoes
    on in sweet refrains…..
    For every joy that passes,
    something beautiful...  more
  • Damilola Adetunji
    My dearest Uncle Wols! Knowing you was such a lesson in humility, commitment and family. I loved how you managed to stay in touch with us all(your extended family) despite being so far away for most of your adult life. You were so proud to be an...  more
  • Tolu Odujinrin
    Uncle Wole lived a good and fulfilled life.
    He came, he saw and he conquered.
    May his gentle soul rest in perfect peace.
  • Bukky Oshinusi
    Tribute To My Dear Uncle:
    There was never a dull moment with you, so full of life.
    Always encouraging us to keep up our family name "ODUJINRIN ".
    Though you lived far away, you would check up on us.
    I remember when I was writing my project in...  more
  • Ore Ediale
    Uncle Wole, you will be missed. I pray that God will comfort the entire family and we will continue to hold on to your fond memories. Rest in Peace.
  • Yewande AKINRELE
    FROM: Adekunle Olumide

    41A Grace Anjous Drive,
    off Adebayo Doherty Drive, off Admiralty Way,
    Lekki Phase 1
    Mobile: 0805 522 9663


    Dr Wole Odujinrin and I met in the...  more
  • Yewande AKINRELE
    FROM: Senator Dipo Odujinrin MFR.

    Another Iroko Tree has fallen

    Tribute to a worthy brother

    Oluwole Olumide Odujinrin

    Fifty years ago on Wednesday, April 7th 1971, Pa JSA Odujinrin (your father) passed on. You decided to join him on Friday 26 th...  more
  • Teni Majekodunmi
    Dearest Uncle Wols! You were a wonderful Uncle. Always there for us and always supportive and had a genuine interest in each and every one of us. Whenever we were in the States your home was always our first stop, I remember Daddy and I visiting you in...  more
  • Femi Odujinrin
    Uncle Wole, you were indeed a giant of a man, and through your remarkable achievements, even in the foremost superpower nation on earth - USA, popularly referred to as "God's own country", you have raised the flag of our family name high and left your...  more
  • Yewande AKINRELE
    Yewande AKINRELE added 1 photo(s) to the memorial Dr. Oluwole Olumide Odujinrin:
  • Yewande AKINRELE
    FROM Dr. Mrs. Ebun Odujinrin JP Wife of Late Olusegun Odujinrin JP.

    Tribute to my cherished Brother-in-law, Professor of Medicine, Dr. Oluwole Odujinrin.
    Brother Wole, the eldest son of Papa,Late Chief James Somide Adebowale Odujinrin,will be sorely...  more
  • Anu O
    You were an Icon, Uncle; a Professor of Medicine, with service to humanity. You will be greatly missed! May your gentle soul rest in perfect peace. Amen.
    From Mrs Anuoluwapo Okesade (Nee Odujinrin)
  • Yewande AKINRELE

    Though I don't have the opportunity of meeting u , but your impact will continue to speak from generation to generation, especially in the lives of everyone u have touched by the virtue of d gift and passion you expressed as a...  more
  • Yewande AKINRELE

    “For whom the Bell Tolls” by John Donne

    No man is an island,
    Entire of itself.
    Each is a piece of the continent,
    A part of the main.
    If a clod be washed away by the sea,
    Europe is the less.
    As well as if a promontory...  more
  • Yewande AKINRELE

    Tribute to my father

    I’ve never met a man as ambitious as my father. With multiple degrees under his belt and over 50 years spent as a practicing physician he accomplished so much over his career and even now after he’s...  more
  • Yewande AKINRELE

    “The Path is the Goal”
    In a family reunion on New Year’s Day this year, Uncle Dipo was asked about the meaning of the Odujinrin name. His answer was “we are calm people who don’t lose their temper”. This got me thinking...  more
  • Toyin Ogunlaiye
  • Yetii Racheal
    We Thank God for your Life Uncle. Your effervescent spirit, and lovely smile is one to remember, I thank God Almighty, that I and Family were Able to hold your hands, to pray and fellow with you, before you went home to be with lord. Have a wonderful...  more
  • Yewande AKINRELE
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  • abisola amodu
    Our hearts are with you dear Uncle. I remember you always smiling, talking to me so warmly, like a trusted friend.
    So accomplished yet so humbly, a life lesson to all.
    I am so glad we got a chance to see you little did we know that we were saying...  more
  • Toyin Ogunlaiye
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    • Toyin Ogunlaiye
      Toyin Ogunlaiye Dear Uncle, it’s hard to believe you are gone. It seems like yesterday when Lolade and I used to spend weekends with you when we were in University. Your lovely home and the good times we had with you. You were such a bubbly gentle soul. Soft spoken,...  more
  • Yewande AKINRELE
    Dear Uncle, thank you for your love, kindness, care and bringing us together as a family. I am grateful to God that we were able to talk to you and tell you we love you last week. May your soul rest in perfect peace with our Lord in Heaven. You are...  more
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    • Lola Fadayiro
      Lola Fadayiro My Dearest Uncle Wole, I can't believe you've left us without saying goodbye! Just over a week ago, we had a chance to do a video call with you and tell you how much we love and appreciate you. I am only comforted knowing that you are now with Jesus and...  more