Grace Oluoch Auma

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the promotion to glory of our beloved Mama Grace Oluoch Auma which occurred on 23rd March 2017.

Wife of Japuonj Charles Auma Apunda of Masogo Village, Kombura Kano. Daughter of the late Musa Jaramba and the late Tabitha Nyadwe. Niece to Joka Isaac Okwiri (Gem Sinaga). Mother of the late Ruth Simiyu, the late Akinyi, Dorothy Jairo, Jane Kinda (Nrb), Chris Omondi (AMB Nrb), the late Peter Ochieng’, the late Walter Odhiambo, Tom Auma, Tabitha Akoth, Dorcas Odawo (Nrb), Meshack Owira (Kenya Towers). Mother in law of David Kisekeli, Japheth Jairo, the late Hesbon Kinda, Flora Babrie, the late Jael Ochieng, Anne Ogalo, Betty Tom, Michael Odawo and Grace Meshack. Sister in law of Musa Ondiek, Daniel Ayoo, Pati Awuoro (all deceased) and Japuonj Samuel Nyakwaka among others. Blessed with 28 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.

The body leaves Star Mortuary Kisumu on 6th April 2017 for burial at her Masogo home on 7th April 2017. There will be a funeral service at Masogo Anglican Church on the same day at 2pm.

There will be a major fundraising on Saturday April 1st 2017 at her homestead from 5pm.

Rachael Salome Atieno Oduka

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the sudden demise of Rachael Salome Atieno Oduka, which occurred on the 2nd march 2017 in Memphis TN USA.

Wife of Patrick Manyasa, mother of Stacey Olisa and Clyde Manyasa(USA). Daughter of Harrison Odhiambo Oduka and Leah Okisa (both of USA), Anne Kulaka (UK) and Mariam Abdalla. Grand-daughter of Leah Oduka and Ruth Oduka. Daughter-in-law of Kanisio Manyasa, the late Clementina Manyasa. Sister-in-law of Petronila Manyasa, Hillary Manyasa, Susan Manyasa, Madline Manyasa, Anne Manyasa and Angela Manyasa.

Sister of Fred Oduka (USA), the late Sammy Oduka, Becky Oduka (UK), Barry Oduka, Emma Oduka (USA), Damaris Oduka, Belinda Oduka, Aluoch Oduka (KAA), Nyamollo Oduka (Avant Garde), Begum Oduka, Shamim Oduka, Salma Oduka.

Auntie of Clara, Sheila, Sammy, Harry, David, Jake, Brannel, Trina, Baraka, Ceceone, Hawi, Arsene, Heri and Saruni. Sister-in-law of Dorice Mwararabu, Dorice Owino, Vincent Onaya (UK), Anthony Ndung’u (USA) JR Otieno and Ephantus Lando. Cousin of Arthur, Gaddaffi, Japheth, George and Sammy.

The body arrived from USA this week. The requiem mass will be on Friday, 31st March at SDA Maxwell Church opposite Integrity Centre off Valley road from 8am, later on burial proceedings at her home in Eshisiru lyala Village Kakamega County on the 3rd April 2017.



Patrick Mutinda Manzi (Bond)

1989 -2017

The Mutinda Family accepts and announces the passing on of our beloved Patrick Mutinda Manzi (Bond) which occurred on 27th March 2017. Son of Paul Manzi Mutinda and Esther Muthini Manzi. Brother of the late Kennedy, Cate Nzambi, Annah and Joy. Grandson of the late Patrick Mutinda Nyasya & Belita Nzambi of Matinyani Location and the Late Muia Muoka, Annah Munanie of Karaba Embu. Nephew of Lydia & Francis Syengo, Bendetta & the late Jeffrey Nyambali, Fred & Florence Kyalo, David & Janefaith Nyasya, Esther & Samson Kimuli, Mary & Josephat Simbu, Pauline & Paul Musavi, Jemimah & Steve Muthami, the late Joyce Nduku, Felix & Teresia-Vitalis and Raphael & Rose Munyoki. He is survived by many cousins including Judy, Nyambali, Kasyoka, Edward, Wambui, Tom, Tecla, Jeff, Tracy, Kylen, Hope, Joshua and Kalekye.

Family and Friends are meeting daily at Emaccra Hotel -Accra Road Nairobi.

There will be a funds drive on Monday 3rd April 2017 at the same venue.

The cortege leaves K.N.H Farewell Home on 5th April 2017 at 8.00am for Holy Mass at St. Mathias Mulumba Catholic Church Matinyani and thereafter for burial t the family home Kyondoni Village, Matinyani Location, Kitui County.

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Mwalimu Duncan Ndung’u Muchemi

5th January 1942 – 31st March 2016


Fondly remembered by your wife Mary

Wanjugu, children, grandchildren

Relatives and friends.

A memorial service and unveiling of the

cross will be held at the family home in

Ngooru Village, Muhoyas Location, Nyeri

County on Saturday 8th April, starting at 12noon.

“One year ago, today,

God saw you getting weary

A cure was not to be,

He put His arms around you,

and whispered, come to me”

Psalms 51:12-13 – Restore unto me the joy of thy salvation; and uphold me with thy free spirit. Then will I reach transgressors thy ways; and sinners shall be converted unto thee.


All are welcome

Mzee Ruto Chepkurui (Arap Moi)

It is with deep sorrow and humble acceptance that we announce the passing of Mzee Ruto Chepkurui which occurred on 23rd March 2017 after a short illness. He was born in Turkuo Village, Baringo County. Son of the late Chepkurui Kipkoros and the late Kimoi Chepkuru, He was brother of the late Chesaro Chepkurui, step brother of the late Kandagor and the late Cheboiywo,

He was a loving husband of Tarkok and Kobilo Rutto. Has was loving father of the late Tabarno, the late Tabrandich, Symon, Martina, Magdaline, Magrina, Sibilina, Christine, Richard, Pauline, Abraham, Wilson and the late Kipchumba. He was father in-law of Mary, Sarah, late Milka, Ruth, Sheila and Lydhia. He was a loving grandfather to 80, great grandfather to 59 and great great grandfather to 2. He will be greatly missed by family and many friends.

The cortege leaves Baringo County Referral Hospital on Friday 31st March 2017. He will be laid to rest at his home in KapchepkeroVillage Kiboino Location, Baringo County.

In Gods hands you rest, in our hearts you remain forever,Amen.

Lucy Wanja Gitau

We the family of the late Paul Gitau Gachau regret to announce the demise of our beloved mother Lucy Wanja Gitau.

Wife of the late Paul Gitau Gachau of Kigami Lioki. Co-wife of Mary Kamwende and the late Hannah Wairimu.

Mother of Margaret Nduta Njuguna of Ruiru Membley, Peter Ndichu of Ngenia High School, Elizabeth Njeri Wahome of Gaaki Secondary School, Clement Gicharu (Executive Secretary KNUT Kiambu East Branch), John Gitari, Barnabas Ngaruiya, the late Edward Muhinga and the late Caroline Wanjiku.

Step-mother of William Karanja, Stephen Muchui, James Githire, Edward Karau, Joseph Gicharu, Francis Kiruku among others.

Sister of John Gitari Muhinia, Ng’endo, Nyakaria among others. Mother-in-law of Daniel Karanja of Ruiru, James G. Wahome of Nyeri. Doting grandmother and great Grandmother of many.

Friends, relatives and well wishers are meeting at her home in Kigami for prayers starting at 4pm and at Kiambu Senior Officers Club starting 6.00pm daily.

The cortege leaves Kenyatta University Funeral Home on Tuesday 4th April at 9am for interment at her farm at Kigami Loki.

 In God’s hands you rest, in our hearts your legacy will forever live.

Gladys Watiri Munyaka 1925 – 25/3/2017

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the passing on of Gladys Watiri Munyaka wife of the late Morris Munyaka Karanja of Tarambana Village Limuru. Daughter of the late Kahuha Kaboka and the late Leah Njeri of Ngenda Village Gatundu.
Mother of Simon Karanja and Veronicah Karanja (USA), The late Tabitha Karanja, Joyce Wanjiru and James Gathute, Leah Njeri and Joseph Kamau (Njoro), Peter Kahuha and Eunice Kahuha (Namanga) late. Rose Kahuha, Joseph Ndungu and Mary Ndungu, Gad Munyaka (Hago Stationers Limuru) and Lydiah Munyaka (Principal Ngecha Girls), Jane Wambuku and Wilfred Tinega (U.S.A), John K. Munyaka (Limuru Town School and Irene Munyaka (Limuru Mission Primary), David Chege and Beatrice Chege Grandmother of Pauline, Newton, Nancy, Judy, Lilian, Caroline, Patrick and Jesse Munyaka Chege (U.S.A) among others.

Daily meetings are being held at her Tarambana home from 4.00 p.m.
The cortege leaves Uplands Funeral Home on Tuesday 4/4/2017 at 9.00 a.m. for service and burial at her home Tarambana starting at 10.00 a.m.
   Mum, in God’s hands you rest and in our hearts you live forever.Amen


Thank you for your messages of comfort, your calls, your prayers, your hugs, your helping hands and your resources as you walked with us in our profound shock at the passing of our beloved sister, mother and grandmother.
Thank you for your strength when ours was gone. We have been blessed by your sympathy and kindness.
The family of Caroline Wairimu Wanjihia
  ” The Lord is close to the broken-hearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit” Psalm31:18

Rev. Sr. Jovita Nyaboke

11/11/1940 – 26/03/2017

 The Sisters of Mary of Kakamega regret to announce the untimely demise of Sr Mary jovita Nyaboke that occurred on Sunday, 26/03/2017.

Daughter of the Late Gabriel Nyamwaya and the Late Maria Antoneta Nyang’ara of Bomobea village, Amasago sub-location, Keumbu location, Kisii Sub-County, Kisii County, Amasago Parish in Kisii Diocese.

Sister of Salome Nyanchama, the Late Agnes Kemunto, the Late Martha Omang’a, the Late Joseph Nyang’ai, Celyne Mona, Yuraria Orora, Matongo Nyamweya, and Seme. Aunty of Dr. Kennedy Onchiri, Julius Ombaba, Mary Obara, Ayuma Thomas, Peter Motari, Lawrence Gekonge, Sister Clemencia Mogiti (BVS), and many others.

The cortege leaves St. Elizabeth Mukumu Mission Hospital Mortuary on Sunday 02/04/2017 at 4.00pm for vigil masses at the Sisters of Mary of Kakamega Chapel Mukumu. The requiem mass will be on Monday, 03/04/2017 at 10.00am.

 “You have fought a good fight, you have finished the race, you have kept the faith, and now the crown of glory is awaiting.Amen.” (2 Timothy 4:7)

Esther Wanja Muhia

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we regretfully announce the death of Mrs. Esther Wanja Muhia of Kabiro Ward, Kawangware Location, Dagoretti Division, Nairobi County which occurred on 25th March, 2017 at Nairobi Women Hospital. Daughter of the late Karui Muia and the late MbulwaVyalu. Beloved wife of the late Livingstone Muhia Maina. Loving mother of the late Mary Nyambura Wandimi, Thomas Muchoki, Jane Njoki, the late John Maina and Nicholas Mwangi. Sister of Judah Muia,James Maundu, Jones Mutua, the late Nduti Kitivi, Grace Mutete and Agnes Mukonyo. Mother-in-law of the late Wandimi, Salome Wanjiru, the late Kinuthia and Lucy Miriti. Sister-in-law of the late Maina (Kiihuri) and the late Margaret Njoki. Family and friends are meeting at home Kabiro ward, Kawangware and St. Andrews Church Nairobi daily from 5.30 pm. The cortege leaves Kenyatta University Mortuary at 8.00am on Saturday 1st April, 2017. Funeral service will be held at her farm, Nyakihai sub-location, Gaturi location, Kiharu Division, Muranga County and thereafter burial at he same venue.
 “In God’s hands you rest, in our hearts you live forever”. Rest in peace.