High Chief Raymond Dokpesi, the founder of DAAR Communications, shall be laid to rest at his home in Agenebode, Edo State, on June 22, 2023.
According to the funeral plans made public by the Dokpesi family of Agenebode, this was revealed.
The family announced that the funeral activities will begin on June 19, 2023, with a day of tributes, beginning at 4:00 pm at Abuja’s famous International Conference Centre.
In the statement, Raymond Dokpesi, the founder of DAAR Communication, is remembered and honored, and dignitaries, friends, and well-wishers are encouraged to do the same.
On the following day, the 20th June, a requiem mass will be held at the Church of the Assumption in Abuja at 12 noon.
The religious service will be a solemn occasion to celebrate the life and legacy of the esteemed entrepreneur.
After the requiem mass, a reception will be held at the DAAR Villa, located at 1 Ladi Lawal Drive, Asokoro, Abuja, providing an opportunity for attendees to offer condolences and support to the Dokpesi family.
The funeral procession will then proceed to Agenebode, the ancestral home of the Dokpesi family, on the 21st of June. At 5: 00 pm, a Liturgy of Songs will be conducted at Ezomo’s Residence in Agenebode, allowing the local community to pay their final respects to the late Chief Dokpesi.
The main funeral events will take place on the 22nd of June. A funeral mass and interment will be held at Ezomo’s Residence in Agenebode, starting at 11:00 am. Family members, friends, and dignitaries will gather to bid farewell to the visionary founder of Daar Communication.
Entertainment for guests will hold after the interment at the Ezomo’s residence in Agenebode and St. Peter’s Secondary School, at 2:00 pm.