Tom Mboya Owino of Rangwe, Homa Bay County, dies at Kisii Hospital

We regret to announce the death of Tom Mboya Owino which occurred at the Kisii Teaching & Referral Hospital on 17th December 2018.
Husband to Jackline Owino and the late Grace Owino. Father to Vincent Mboya, Bramwel Zidan Mboya, Noel Atieno and Happy Nicole.
Son to Alfred Owino Aloyo and Esther Auma.
Nephew to late Nicholas Omach, Joseph Oketch, Benson Okuta, Turphimo Nyamwanda and Johanna Ater.
Also nephew to Consolata Auma, Prisca Omach, Jennifer Okuta, Rose Okuta, Teresia Oketch, Mary Omach, Lorna Omach, Eluda Apiyo, Wilfridah Omach.
Brother to Kennedy Otieno, Dancun Juma, Albert Ochieng and John Owitti. Cousin to late Abuka Omach, Stanley Aloyo, Seth Omach, James Oketch, Geoffrey Okuta among others.
Brother to Pamela Atieno, Eunice Apindi, Jackline, Diana, late Roseline Anyango. Cousin to Veronica Omach, June Omach, Juma Oketch, Rose Okuta among others.
Grandson to the late Aloyo Nyamwanda, Sabina Aloyo, Dursila Ayiengo and Samson Abade.
Nephew to the late Lawi Odidi, Mathayo Opiyo and Isaac.
Son in law to Anastasia Otin, Samuel Juma, Maurice Ohieng, late Mijimba.
The body of the late is at Rachuonyo Sub county Hospital Mortuary in Oyugis and leaves on 3rd January 2019.
Burial will take place on 4th January 2019 at Kokoko Sub-location, Kagan West location, Range Constituency in Homa Bay County.
Rest in peace Tom

Titus Ndirangu Karagu

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the death of Titus Ndirangu Karagu.

Adoring husband of Rosemary Wakari. Doting father to Elsie Marie Wanjiru Ndirangu and Ernest Karagu Ndirangu. Son of the late Patrick Karagu (Matiruka) Kimata and Felistus Wanjiru Karagu. Brother of Julius Kimata Karagu (Gachege Secondary School) and Caroline Wanjiku Kimata (Njahi Secondary School), Catherine Njeri and Joseph Kimani Kagombe (Kiragi), Rose Njambi and Peter Nguri Kareithi (Mombasa), Pauline Wangui and Antony Njau Kiarie (Kahawa West) and Cecilia Wairimu and Richard Thiga Gikera (Mataara).

Son-in-law of the late Gideon Kamau (Wellcome Thika) and Anastasia Wanjiru Kamau. Brother-in-law of Jane Wangui, Thomas Andrew Mwangi and Cecilia Gathoni, James Ndung’u, the late Peter Irungu, Robert Mburu and Hannah Wangui Mburu, Margaret Wambui (10M, Geneva), Daniel Macharia, Teresia Warnbaa and Erick Mwangi (London, UK), Lucy Wairimu Kamau (Regent).

Meetings will be held at Homeland Hotel — Thika Road at 6.00pm, and at his Mother’s home In Wanugu village, Karatu, Gatundu South.

The cortege leaves KU Funeral Home on 2nd January, 019 at 8.00am for burial service at his family home in Wanugu Village, Karatu, Gatundu South starting at 12 noon.

The Lord gave and the Lord has taken away, blessed be the name of the Lord.

Susana Gicuku (wa John wa Migate)

1928 – 2018

It is with sorrow and humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the passing of Susana Gicuku Mutura which occurred on 26th December 2018.

Wife of the late John Mutura Thuku of Karurina Embu. Mother of Juliet Njura, Irene Mugambi, Sarah Kamau, Jane Mbogo, Charles Thuku, Margaret Wairimu, Michael Kinyua and Jim Kariuki.

Sister of Malicelina, the late Munene, Nyaga, Njege, Njeru, the late Nderi and others. Cousin of Mary Munyi, Mzee Mucungu, the late Kamwithi Munyi. She was a grandmother and great-grandmother of many.

The cortege leaves Kenyatta University Mortuary on Thursday 3rd January, 2019 at 8.00 am for the funeral service at Karurina Catholic Church at 11:30am and thereafter she will be laid to rest at her farm, at Karurina Village Embu.

In God’s hands you rest; in our hearts you live forever. May God rest your soul in Eternal Peace. Amen

Samuel Dedan Kameri

We regret to announce the death of Mr. Samuel Dedan Kameri who went to be with the Lord on Christmas day 25 December 2018.

Son of the late Vincent Njuguna Kibare and Euphrasia Wangare Kibare. Beloved husband of Nancy Wangare Kameri. Doting father of Carol Wangare Kameri, Jacqueline Wanjiku Kameri, Kevin and Lizelle Kameri and Ian Kahara Kameri. Grandfather of Nigel Kameri and Lebron Kameri.

Brother of Martha Wanjiru Njuku, the late Josephat Kibare, the late Pauline Wambui, the late Annah Wacheke, Loise Muthoni Karanja and Joseph Kibare. Uncle of many.

Friends and relatives are meeting from 5pm today Monday 31st December for prayers and funeral arrangements at Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Ridgeways Church along Kiambu road and at the rural home in Ngemwa everyday from 4pm.There will be a final prayer meeting on Wednesday 2nd Jan 2019 at the family home in Thindigua, nearWindsor Golf and Country Club.

There will be a memorial service on Wednesday 2nd January 2019 at Consolata Shrine, Westlands from 10am.

The Cortege (eaves Kenyatta University Funeral Home on Friday 4th January at 7:30am for Requiem Mass at St Pius Catholic Church Ngemwa from 11:00am and thereafter for final rites and burial at his rural home in Ngemwa, Githunguri, Kiambu County.

The Lord gave, and now he has taken away. May his name be praised (Job 1:21)

Rosemary Wambui Gachathi

It is with great sorrow and humble acceptance of God’s will, that we announce the passing on of Rosemary Wambui Gachathi after a short illness bravely borne.

She was the daughter of the late Peter Joseph Gachathi and the late Beatrice Wanjiku Gachathi. She was the beloved mother of Anne Wahura Mubia & Tom Murungi, and Beatrice Wanjiku Mubia. She was a doting grandmother to Jaiden Gitonga Murungi. She was a sister to Winifred Nyambura Karugu, John Kimani Gachathi, Rachel Waithera & Rev. Ngari Kariithi, and Samuel Mirie Gachathi. She was the much loved aunt, cousin and friend of many.

Funeral preparation meetings are being held daily at her home in Lavington at 5:30pm.

A fundraiser will be held on Wednesday, 2nd January at 5pm.

The funeral service will take place on Friday, 4th January 2019 in Karura Community Chapel in Runda at 11am, followed by burial in Kimuga, Kiambaa.

“Wambui, in God’s hands you rest and in our hearts you will live forever.”

Rev. Clr. E.B.S Joseph Akoya Tiang’a


2nd Anniversary Dec 23, 2016

It is exactly 2 years since you quietly slipped from us and went to be with your best friend Jesus, your father and your mentor.

We love you and miss you dearly. You remain an icon, a mentor, an inspirational and visionary leader, who put everyone ahead of partisan and parochial consideration.

A preacher, an educationist and down-to-earth leader, an excellent reverend and a politician, who lay a foundation of a strong family, a nation and a village.

A firm believer of honesty, truth, transparency and of Jesus Christ, an example not only to your children but to the Nation at large.

Lovingly remembered by your children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Professor Wilson Mwaniki Ngecu

We are saddened to announce the death of Professor Wilson Mwaniki Ngecu of The University of Nairobi which occurred on 21st Dec 2018.

Husband of Dr. Shelmith Waruguru Mwaniki of KARLO, Kabete. Father of Dinah Wangechi, Gerald Ngecu and Daniel Kingori. Brother of the late Stanley Maina, Benard Kanyi, Moses Mwangi, Lucy Njeri, Grace Wanjiru and Celipha Njoki.

Family and Friends are meeting at PCEA St Andrews Church everyday at 5:30pm for prayers and burial arrangements.

Contributions to assist with the funeral can be sent to Paybill Business No: 891300 Account Number: 29833.

The Memorial service shall be held at PCEA St Andrews church on 3rd Jan 2019 from 2:30pm to 4:30pm.

The cortege leaves Chiromo funeral home on 4th Jan 2019 for the funeral and burial at Othaya, lrindi location.

May God rest his soul in eternal peace.

Mwalimu Samuel Albert Kiprotich Mitei

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the passing on of our beloved Mwalimu Samuel Albert Kiprotich Mitei at the Kericho Nursing Home after a long illness.

Son of the late Nganai Arap Langat and the late Sarah Tapsaron Langat. Step Son of Rhoda Tabarno and Sarah Taprantich. Brother of the late Grace, Lelei, Rachel, Florence, Zephaniah and the late Jane. Step brother of Taptuei, Obot Paulo, Late Patel, Late John, Joseph, Late Hellen, Emily, Robert, Alice, Agnes, Late Simon, Esther, Daniel and Reuben.

Husband of Ruth Mitei. Father of Mike (KenGen), Jennifer (Torsogek School), Willy (Color Creations, Nairobi), Wheldon, Joyce (Kisii University), Hilary (Kipaiit School), Gladys (ATS Travel) and Eveline. Son in-law of the late Arap Msee and late Leah Msee.

Father in law of Cerillar, Jimmy, Eva, Polycarp, Lydia and Andrew. Grandfather of Keane, Kyler, Karel, Collins, Cheru, Keith, Kimberly, Beryl, Bellamy, Kelvin, Chumba, Kelsey, Lulu and Zuri. Brother in-law, uncle, cousin and nephew of many

Relatives and friends are meeting daily at his home in Kericho County from 5.00 pm for funeral arrangements.

The cortege leaves Lazarus Funeral Home on Monday 31st December 2018 at 1.00 pm for prayers and overnight stay at home.

He will be laid to rest on 1st January 2019 at Kiboybei Village, Kapsoit Ward, Kericho County.

In God’s hands you rest, in our hearts you live forever. Amen

Mary Jematia Mengich Sigoo

Sunrise 12th June 1957 – Sunset 25th Dec 2018

We regret to announce the sudden demise of Mary Jematia Mengich Sigoo a retired teacher.

Daughter of the late Job Kimengich arap Kokwo and the Late Kobilo Kimengich of Tulwobei village, late Kipsigoo Rotich and late Kongato Kipsigoo all of Tumeiyo village,Elgeyo Marakwet county. Wife of the late John Kibiwott Arap Sigoo and co wife of the Late Rose, Jane, and the late Susan. Sister of the late Chelal, Taprongoei, late Joseph Mengich, Tarnurei, Late Tororei Mengich, Jonathan Mengich, late Paul Mengich, Moses Barsulai, Samuel Samoei, William Masai, and Dinah. Sister in-law of the late Kimaiyo, late Mary, Joel, Henry, Joseph, late Chepter, late kipsambu, Late Kiprop, late Tabarno, Esther, Tom, Wilson, Daniel among others. Step mother of Kipruto, Kibet, Jackline, Chepkorir, Andrew, Kefa, Stella, and Jepkemboi. Guardian of Eunice, Andrew and Judith Jerop and Aunty of many.

Prayers and meetings are being held daily at her home (Kap Mengich) Tulwobei, Milimani (Kap Chepter) and Eldoret respectively, fundraising to be held today at Eldoret Wagon Wheel Hotel starting from 4pm.

The cortege will leave Eldoret Hospital Mortuary on Tuesday 1st January 2019 for a short prayer at home Tulwobei and overnight stay at Milimani Kap Chepter before burial on 2nd January 2018 at Milimani Kap Chepter from 10am.

“I have fought a good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith” 2nd Timothy 4:7

Ken Nganga (Kanuthi)

We are saddened to announce the untimely demise of the beloved Ken Nganga (Kanuthi) of Kagongo village Kahara sub-location Kiamba Division, Kiambu County. He was a resident and a prominent business man in Kitengela Kajiado county, which occurred on 25th December 2018.

Son of late Nganga Wangunyo and late Wanyora Nganga. Husband of Lucy Waithera and Mary Nyambura. Father of Leah Wairimu, Grace Nyokabi, Lydia Njeri, Kevin Kimani, Sharon Nyambura and Joe Nganga. Grandfather of Anselm and Ken, Joseph and Florence, Jayne and Peter.

Brother of Milka Njango, Eric Ngethe, David Munga, Adams Karongo, the late Elizabeth Nyambara Munga, the late Margaret Wanjuhi Njuguna. Step brother and a cousin of many, He was also a brother-in-law of many.

Family and friends are meeting daily for Burial preparation at his brother’s (Eric) home, Kagongo village starting 4:00pm and at Somani Guest House in Kitengela starting at 6 pm until Thursday 3rd January 2019,

The cortege will leave Shalom Hospital Mortuary at 9:30 am for the burial service at his farm in Enkasiti, Kitengela Near the Late Hon, Prof George Saitoti’s residence.