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OBINA, Olara Ronnie

May 28, 1988 – Mombasa, Kenya
November 3, 2017 – Calgary, Alberta

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Olara on Friday, November 3, 2017 at the age of 29 years.

Olara is known for his irresistible happiness and his passion for skateboarding.

Olara was an adored son of Malemba and beloved brother to Roger, Attenyo and Lachere.

Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Crowfoot, 82 Crowfoot Circle N.W., Calgary, AB) on Thursday, November 16, 2017 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. and at Foothills Alliance Church (333 Edgepark Blvd N.W., Calgary, AB) on Friday, November 17, 2017 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.

Funeral Services will be held at Foothills Alliance Church (333 Edgepark Blvd N.W., Calgary, AB), on Friday, November 17, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen’s Park Cemetery. Reception to follow at the church. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.

In living memory of Olara Obina, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Telephone: 403-241-0044.

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  1. To Roger and your family,
    So sorry for the sad loss of your brother. Thinking of you, and hoping you can always remember his many achievements and happy days with you and his family and friends.

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  2. My condolences to the Obina family. Ever since 8 years old, Olara has been like a brother to myself and Adam growing up. I’m glad to have known Olara for 21 great years. That smile will always be remembered forever. RIP Brother. Till we meet again….watch over us.

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  3. Wycliffe Oduor :

    Sister Attenyo & Mama Malemba,
    Please accept my sincere sympathy on the loss of your brother. I share in your grief at this sad passing. Our faith is so important at a time like this. Things seem so hopeless and out of control, however, we know that with God’s help we will make it through this difficult time.
    I am praying that God will give your family the hope and strength you all need.
    In Faith & Friendship

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  4. Gone far too soon but never forgotten. My sympathies and condolences to the Obina Family. The world lost a good person but Heaven has gained an angel. Shine bright and fly free, Olara.

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  5. Evelyn & Paul Hamel :

    Olara’s passing is a heartbreaking tragedy, he was truly one of the most amazing young men our family was blessed to become friends with. I hope that his family finds serenity and peace and only loving memories remain. From our family the most deepest of condolences.

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  6. With deep saddenes, we join obina’s family in mourning the death of olara their beloved son,brother and a friend .
    RIP OLARA!!

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  1. There is a Gofundme page set up to raise funds to help his family ease the burden. His obituary is here and funeral is on  Friday, November 17, 2017 at 1:00 pm at Foothills Alliance

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