Nelly Obioma Mgbemena 5 October, 1945 – 12 October, 2021

Sunday 22 October 2023

Christ Church Cathedral on Sparks Street was the scene of an anniversary memorial service for the late Mrs. Nelly Mgbemena who passed away two years ago. Husband Dr. Ben Mgbemena was joined by their children and friends of the family for this service of remembrance. Dean of Ottawa and Rector, the Very Rev Beth Bretzlaff was the chief celebrant, with accompaniment by the renowned Christ Church Cathedral choir.

Click on the link below to read her Black Ottawa Scene obituary in 2021:

Remembering Nelly Mgbemena – Black Ottawa Scene