• "Dear Modupe: I have thought of you often and hoped that you..."
  • "Dear Mr. Morrison and family, Please accept my sincere..."
    - Rosy Bryce
  • "Dear Madupe, Barry and Omotayo's Sis, You're all in my..."
    - Helene SEVERIN
  • "April 8, 2014 Dear Modupe and Barry, I only heard today of..."
    - Sharon McDonald
  • "Dupe, Barry, Anike and Bandele, I am taking this..."
    - Grace-Edward Galabuzi

OMOTAYO OLAOGUN MORRISON It is with deep sadness that we announce the sudden, tragic passing of Omotayo on Saturday, February 8, 2014. When he was taken from us, Omotayo was studying medicine at Spartan University, Saint Lucia, where he was much loved for his academic and mentoring contributions. He was a keen basketball player and he represented his alma mater York University in track and field. Omotayo radiated love, joy and kindness to everyone. His infectious smile and laughter will live through us all. Beloved son of Barrington and Modupe. Loving brother of Bandele, Anike and Jeffery, Grandson of Ezekiel and the late Mojoyinola Olaogun, George Morrison and Julia Matthews. Dear nephew of the Oyewole, Olayiwola, Fasanya, Cruz and Morrison families and the late Omolara Olaogun. Affectionately missed by extended family, many friends and special friend Lakeisha Miller. Visitation at Jerrett Funeral Home, 8088 Yonge St. (south of Hwy. 7 at Thornhill Ave.), Thornhill, ON on Friday, February 21st from 6-9 p.m and Saturday, February 22nd from 11:00 - 11:45 a.m. Funeral Service on Saturday, February 22nd at 12 noon. Interment at Elgin Mills Cemetery, 1591 Elgin Mills Rd. E., Richmond Hill. We wish to thank the medical team of St. Jude's Hospital and the faculty, staff and students of Spartan Health Sciences University of Saint Lucia for their care and support. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Omotayo Morrison Memorial St. Jude's Hospital Fund, Scotiabank, 7700 Bathurst St., Unit 18, Thornhill, ON L4J 7Y3, Canada. Online condolences may be left at

Published in the Toronto Star on Feb. 20, 2014
Omotayo Olaogun Morrison
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