Thomas Martin Kibisu (Tom)

 02/10/1935 – 25/0712020

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the passing on to glory of Thomas Martin Kibisu (Tom) that occurred on Saturday 25th July 2020.

Son of the late Richard Matini Kibisu and Irene Andia Kibisu. Loving husband of the late Tabitha Musimbi, late Joyce Wangare and Yuster Chagava. Brother to Magaret Alividza, late Ben Kibisu (twin brother), Rachel Kisia, late Erica Odanga, late Mabel Odanga, Dr. Midikira Churchill Kibisu, Myra Mbone, late Jessica Mpagi, Dr. Grace Achiya and Edward Mmata, Father of Kennedy Mmata, Daurice Chedeye Marigi, Lt. Col (rtd) Robert Kibisu, Lilian Cheredi Miruka, late Roseline Katigala Otieno, late Josphine Kaveda Makolale and Alex Onduko, Lucy, Hellen, Raphael, Peter and Amos, Cosmas and Margaret.

He was uncle to many. He was blessed with over 17 grand-children and 6 great grand-children.

The cortege will leave Nakuru War Memorial Funeral Home for burial on Saturday I st August 2020 at his Kibisu farm in Elburgon where he will be laid to rest.

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“Those who walk uprightly enter into peace, they find rest as they lie in death”. Isaiah 57:2

Steve Ndegwa Kirika

Sunrise: Jan 1981 – Sunset July 2020

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the passing on of Steve Ndegwa Kirika of Influx and Xfusion on 29th July 2020 after a short illness.

Loving husband of Alice Kavindu Ndegwa, son of Danson Kirika Ndegwa & Juliana Mugure Kirika. Beloved brother of Elizabeth Njoki Kirika (Denmark), Rosemary Waringa Kirika (Switzerland), Una Wanjiku Kirika (USA) and James Wambura Kirika. Son-in- law of Agnes Mwongeli. Uncle of Faith Njoki, Brenda Kirika, Juliana Wexler, Hannah Wexler, Jayden Wambura and Jamie Wambura.

In observation of the Ministry of Health guidelines, the family shall hold a private send off where they will lay his body to rest.

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

Stanley Sammy Anabela Mangala

We wish to announce the death of our BOM Chairman, Mr. Stanley Sammy Anabela Mangala.

Son of the late Stanley Anabela Were and the late Mama Florence Osita. Husband of Repher Ayuma and Magaret Achieng. Father of David Anabela, Dorah, Caroh, Justine, Brenda, Dr. Lutomia, Steven, Khasungu, and Sharon. Brother of the late James Arunga. Step brother of Timoth Were, the late Matias Were, Pastor Agrey Were, the late Winfred Osengo,Wycliffe Aholi and Tom Were. Father-in-law of Gailyn, Anjelyne, Dorothy, Jeremiah, Mike and Martin. Nephew of Washingtone Ofula Obutichilani (ltochi ye Bushili) and Dickson Amambia Were. Brother in-law of Rispa Arunga, Hildah, Sofia, Doris, Beatrice, and Agnetta.

The cortege will leave Mukumu Hospital Mortuary on Friday 31 July 2020 at his homestead in Bushili Village, Ingotse Sub- Stanley Sammy Friday 31st July 2020 for burial on Saturday 1st August at his homestead in Bushili Village, Butsotso Location, Navokholo Sub County, Kakamega County.

Sr. Agnes Wanja, ASN

2nd March 1951 — 27th July 2020

With deep regret and humble acceptance of God’s will, the Assumption Sisters of Nairobi announce the death of Sr. Agnes Wanja, ASN.

Her parents were the late Jane Wanjiru and the late Mbage Githua. Step-daughter of Teresia Wanjiru. She hails from Kamwirigi out station in Mutunguru Parish, Mang’u Division, Gatundu North Sub County. Sister of the late Michael Mwangi Mbage, Lucy Njoki Kinuthia, Anastasia VVaithira Gathagu, Peter Kariuki Mbage, the late Ngugi Mbage, Esther VVathira & the late Nyambura Gitau. Step – sister of the late Wanjiru Ndung’u, Jacinta Wanjiku, Anthony Ngugi, Lucy Wanja Kiguru, the late Stephen Karanja & John Thuo.

The cortege leaves Mater Misericordia Mortuary on Monday 3rd August 2020 at 8.00 am for a funeral Mass and burial on the same day at Assumption Sisters of Nairobi, Uzima Center, Karibaribi,Thika.

“Sr. Agnes you have fought a good fight, you have finished the race and you have kept the faith.

In our hearts you will be forever treasured. Enjoy eternal peace in God’s loving Hands.  Amen. (2 Timothy: 4:7)

Simon Kamau Karanja (Gatabia)

It is with profound shock and sorrow that we announce the death of Simon Kamau Karanja (Gatabia) on 29th July, 2020.

Son of the late Wilson Karanja Waweru and the late Mary Wanjiku Karanja.

Husband of Fridah Kanjiru Kamau. Father of Ibrahim Karanja Kamau. Brother of the late Selina Njeri Karanja, Annastacia Akitoye of UK, Magdaline Karanja, James Waweru Karanja, Jackline Nyambura Karanja, Lourine Wambui Karanja of Netherlands and Anthony Mwangi Karanja. Uncle of Kimole, Wangui, Abdirahaman, Ian, Shawn, Amina, Mishelle, Tim, Jeremy, Augostine, Amber, Wanjiku, Karanja, Shakaina, Abdikadir, Aamira and Amreen. Nephew of Hanna Wanjiku, Samuel, Jacinta, Wandeto, the late Manyeki, the late Ezekiel, Silas, Mbuthia and Muchoki. Cousin to many. Brother-in-law of Gbemi Akintoye, Wilberforce Mvuko, Hussein Guyo, Henk Ikink, Penelope Magaga, Christine Gakii, Stella Kambura and Casty Nkatha.

Family and friends are meeting daily for prayers and funeral arrangements at his residence in Uthiru.

Burial will be held on Tuesday 4th August, 2020 in Muranga County, Gaitega sub-location, Karaha Village.

Rest in peace Kamaa

Shem E. Onsare Ondari

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the passing on of Shem E. Onsare Ondari, former Chief Catographer (KNBS).

Husaband of Mary Onsare and Leah Onsare. Father of the late Lawrence,Victoria of Twiga Foods, Harry and Barak.

Son of Harrison Ondari, Sabina Ondari and step son of Rosemary Ondari. Brother of Nyagucha, Rael, Norah, the late Nyabuto, Teresa, the late Onchiri, Kibagendi, Maricellah, Alice, Enock, Nyatichi, Obwoge, Obure, Nyabate, James, Dina.

Uncle of Geeffrey Mogire, Pamela, Yelstin, Winny, Denis,Angela, Rad. Nephew of Monanda, Omogo, Ongera, Nyandieka, Nyabayo, Okumu, Onsare, Nyanchera and Nyareso, Nyang’ate, Ombui and Nyambane, Omoigwa of Onchari, Omare, Oiruria. Son-in-law of Stephen and Jane Onsongo, Rev Okello and Alice Akello. Brother-in-law of Richard, Grace,Aggrey Berryl, Momanyi.Nyamao,Andrew, Mellen. Esther and Sheba.

Burial will be held on 31st July 2020 at his Nyagiki, Sameta home.

Regina Museveki Mutua


We the Mutua family regret to announce the resting of Mrs Regina Museveki Mutua on 21st July 2020 at South B hospital, Nairobi.

Daughter of the late Mutunga Masila and Velesi Kavata. Sister to Rose Kavinya, Beatrice Muema and Richard Mueke. Wife to Mutua Kikuyu. Mother to Redemter Koki, Eunice Kavata, Martin Mutua, Michael Mutua, Meshack Muted, Janet Kalumu, Alice Mutheu, Dennis Mutunga and Nancy Taavu. Grandmother to Mwikaii, Kimanzi, Babu,Victor, Brenda, Diana, Saida, Jeff, Yvonne, Joel, Linda, Ian, Ivan, Grace, Darmian, Sheila, Hilda, Joel and Bravo. Great grandmother to Braiden. Mother-in-law to Jedidah Martin, Dorcas Michael, Mary Muted, Priscilla Mutunga, Mulwa, Kilungya, Douglas and Tom.

Family and friends are meeting daily at her home in Nzambani, Kitui County for funeral arrangements. You can reach the family on (254)720870790, 0721977979, 0722429570.

Funeral service will be held at Nzambani sec. School, Kiwi county on Saturday 1st August 2020 starting from 10:00am and thereafter proceed to her home for burial on the same day.

Philip Wanderi Kanyenye


We the family of Philip Wanderi Kanyenye would wish to thank the Almighty God for the gift of Wanderi’s life and the gift of sharing numerous wonderful moments with him. We also extend our heartfelt appreciation to all those who supported us after the sudden loss of our father/ .40 grandfather, for every prayer, every thought, every phone call, every message of condolence and hope, for the generosity, encouragement and kindness shown during the tough time, we can never be thankful enough.

Our special thanks goes to Mathari Mission Hospital Doctors and Nurses who took care of him to the last minute. Our gratitude goes to Kihome Africa Independent Pentecostal Church of Africa (AIPCA) the entire AIPCA Mukaro South Diocese Nyeri and its leadership. We also Thank Bishop Karatu for officiating the occasion and all other churches like PCEA Langata, PCEA Emmanuel, PCEA Unity Parish, ACK Membray among others who consoled with the family. We are grateful to Othaya County Assembly Adminstaration, Mahiga Location, Kagonye and Kihome Sub-locations.

We thank the funeral committees chaired by Mr Samuel Waiganjo and Mr Ndungu Wanderi (Dimly) for their commendable job especially with limited time and the current situation of covid- 19 constraints, for Enabling a befitting final journey for our dear father/grandfather.

As we cannot thank everyone individually, we deeply appreciate all that you have done for us and pray that our lord bless you and be with you always.

Rom, 14:8. If we live, we live for the Lord and if we die, we die for the Lord. So, whether we live or die, we belong to the Lord

Philip Angwenyi Mogaka

It is with deep sorrow and acceptance of God’s will that we announce the sudden passing on of Mr Philip Angwenyi Mogaka which occurred on Friday 17-7-20 at Kitengela Medical service Center. Former employee of NHIF.

Son of late Mwalimu Alex Mogaka and the late Hellen Cesare Alex. Husband of Agnes Rabera and Jacinta Kieti. Father of Alex K Mwalimu, Risper, Elivin, Phyllis, Mwikali. And Kamzee. Brother of Kennedy, madam Hebisiba(deputy nyosia pr.sch) Mary, Florence Josephine, Mobisa, Momanyi, Jackiline, Elijah (USA), Margaret, and the late Susan Bonareri. Cousin of Nyakundis, Mangeras, Thomas’, Nyakoras, Gechukis. His uncle’s are Rwoti, Nyambane Osiemo and the late Ondari. Nephew of Mwalimu Mang’era, Ongeri, Nyaboke the late Nyakundi, Thomas and Eucabeth Mong’ina. Uncle of Stephen, Alex (Boy) Judy, Jane, Rosemary, Linet Joseph, and Brian.

The cortege leaves Chiromo mortuary on Thursday 30 July 2020 to Kisii Hema mortuary. On Friday 31st July 2020, the funeral progression will start from Hema mortuary to his home in Chirichiro primary sch. bogeka village lbeno location, for burial at graveside at noon.

Bro Rest in peace. Your were family pillar, we will miss You, God be with You till we meet again

Peter Mutua

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that the Teachers Service Commission announces the sudden death of Peter Mutua, which occurred on 23/07/2020.

Son of the late Mr and Mrs Stephen Mutua. Husband of Felistus Tabitha of Tulia Special School. Loving father of Israel Mutua of Muangeni Secondary School and Caleb Katembu of Cloud Factory. Brother of Pastor Japheth Kathanzu, David (formerly of KDF), Winfred (TSC Mwingi), Titus, Benjamin, Susan, Anna, Daniel, Josphat and Irene. Brother-in-law of Solomon Katembu, Stephen Munyoki among others. Grandfather of Alpha, Jayden among others. Uncle of Stephen Mutua, David Kisuu among others.

The cortege leaves Tribute Funeral Home today 31st July 2020 at 9.00 a.m for burial service at his home in Tulia Village, Kitui West Sub County, Kitui County.

Peter, we loved you but God loved you more. Rest in Eternal Peace