Adekunle Joseph Jinadu

Adekunle Joseph Jinadu

June 14, 1958 - March 13, 2024

Adekunle Joseph Jinadu

June 14, 1958 - March 13, 2024


Adekunle Joseph Jinadu, known affectionately as Kunle, passed away on March 14, 2024, in Newport Beach, California, at the age of 65. He was born on June 14, 1958, in Lagos, Nigeria, to the proud parents Nathaniel Seidu Jinadu and Esther Faro.

Kunle was the beloved husband of Esther Nkechi Jinadu and the loving father of Adekunle Samuel Jinadu, Titilope Ruth Ushedo, Oluwakemi Mary Eseyin, and James Oluwawunmi Jinadu.

Throughout his life, Kunle exemplified dedication, integrity, and a steadfast commitment to serving others. A man of deep faith, he devoted himself to God and served as a beacon of light within his community. Kunle’s professional journey was marked by excellence and a passion for engineering. For the majority of his career, he worked as a mechanical engineer in the pharmaceutical industry, notably holding the position of Chief Engineer at Evans Medical Plc. A lifelong learner, Kunle obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering and pursued multiple post-graduate degrees in Engineering and Finance.

Following his tenure at Evans, Kunle played a pivotal role in designing and constructing numerous factories and housing projects in Nigeria through his own firm, Square Engineering Limited. He was also a dedicated pastor, planting churches and leading his congregation with unwavering faith and compassion.

In his leisure time, Kunle found solace in Bible study, reading, and teaching engineering principles to others. He was a member of the Extended Arms Initiative and served as a pastor, spreading love and kindness wherever he went.

A funeral service to celebrate Kunle’s life will be held on Sunday, 24th March, 2024 at O’Connor Mortuary, located at 25301 Alicia Pkwy, Laguna Hills, CA, 92653, at 10:00 a.m. Following the funeral, a graveyard service will take place at El Toro Memorial Park, 25751 Trabuco Rd, Lake Forest, CA 92630, at 12:00 p.m. The Celebration of Life will continue immediately after at 1005 Damascus Circle, Costa Mesa, CA 92626.

In lieu of flowers, the family kindly requests that all donations, condolences, or memorials be directed to the family.

Adekunle Joseph Jinadu leaves behind a legacy of love, faith, and service that will be cherished by all who knew him. May his soul find eternal peace in the arms of the Almighty.

Funeral Service

  • Date & Time: March 24, 2024 (10:00 AM)
  • Venue: O'Connor Mortuary
  • Location: 25301 Alicia Parkway Laguna Hills, CA 92653 - (Get Directions)
  • Phone Number: (949) 581-4300

Graveside Service

  • Date & Time: March 24, 2024 (11:30 AM)
  • Venue: El Toro Memorial Park
  • Location: 25751 Trabuco Road Lake Forest, CA 92630 - (Get Directions)
  • Phone Number: (949) 951-9102

Celebration Of Life

  • Date & Time: March 24, 2024 (12:00 PM)
  • Venue: Celebration Of Life
  • Location: 1005 Damascus Circle Costa Mesa, CA 92626 - (Get Directions)

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