Mary Gathoni Mbugua

1922 – 2023 (101 Years)

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the death of Mary Gathoni Mbugua.

She was a loving wife to the late Jotham Mbugua Mwenja. She was co-wife to the late Priscilla Wangui and Mama Hawa Mbugua Mwenja. She was the mother to the late Marion Wambui Kang’ethe, Peter Mwenja, the late Tom Ng’ang’a Mbugua, Charles Ngugi Mbugua – CN, Samson Kimani Mbugua of Danga Hotel – Ruiru, Jemimah Wambui Kinyanjui, Isaac Njenga Mbugua and John Mbugua Baba Kellen. Grandmother to many. She has left several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Meetings and prayers are being held at Kiamwangi Kahenia from 4.00pm everyday.

The cortege will leave Kenyatta University Funeral Home at 8.00am on Thursday 02/03/2023. Funeral service and burial will be held at her home in Kiamwangi Kahenia Location.

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

Peter Wanyutu Gatungo

It is with heavy hearts that we sadly and humbly accept the will of God following the demise of Peter Wanyutu Gatungo.

Son of the late Simon GatungoThotho and the late Tabitha Thoni.

Caring husband to Damaris Wanjiku Wanyutu of Thakwa Bookshop – Ruiru. Precious father to Simon and Alice Gatungo, Gerald & Anne Kimotho, Sam and Stella Miring’u, George and Gail Muiruri and the late Tabitha Muthoni. Adoring grandfather to Pi Wanyutu, Mark Kagia, 32 Timothy Kimotho, Sean Wanyutu, Zita Wanjiku, Zuri Wanjiku, Ethan Wanyutu and Thea Wanjiru.

Loving brother to Maina & Njeri,Njenga &Wambui, Miring’u & Njeri, Karanja & Wangui, Gachui & Waithira, Kahura & Waithira. Step brother of the late Wanyutu & Mwara, Wanjiku and Kiarie,the late Wanjiru and Nderitu, Muigana & Wambui, the late Gachui and Wanjiru, the late Nganga and Muhia & Ngendo.

Daily prayer meetings are taking place at his residence in Ruiru, Kimbo/Murera, opposite to Deliverance Church Murera, off Matangi Road.

The cortege leaves KU Teaching & Referral Mortuary (Northern Bypass) at 8.00am on Friday 3rd March 2023, followed by a Church Service at PCEA Murera at 10.00am. Thereafter, interment will be held at his home in Murera, Ruiru.

He was the light in all our eyes and a precious husband, father, brother, and friend to many. His memory will continue to beat in our hearts as we mourn the loss.

“Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord from now on “Yes,” says the Spirit, “they will rest from their labor, for their deeds will follow them.” — Rev 14: 13

Eng. Elias Nyaga Nelson

We are saddened to announce the passing on of Eng. Elias Nyaga Nelson on Thursday 23rd February, 2023.

Son to the late Nelson Kabui and Margaret Kabui.

Loving husband to Harriet Nyaga (JNTI). Father to Dr. Elaine Nyaga, Eng. Nelson Nyaga, Advocate Janette Nyaga. Father-in-law to Advocate Muriuki Muriungi.

Brother to the late Albert, Bedan, Judith, Duncan (NACADA), Mary, Sicily, the late Eva, Mercy, Rose and Peter.

Son-in-law to the late Mr. & Mrs. Robert Kavuri.

The cortege will leave Kenyatta Memorial Funeral Home (KUTRRH) on Friday 3rd March, 2023 at 8:30am for a funeral service at Issacko Gardens – Embu, from 11:00am.

There’s a Memorial service on Wednesday from 2:00pm at Deliverance Church Embu and on Thursday at 3:00pm at KUTTRH Memorial Funeral Home.

He will be laid to rest on Friday 3rd March, 2023 at his family home in Kivwe, Kiambogo Village, Embu County.

May God rest his soul in eternal peace.

2nd Timothy 4:7, KJV “I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith.”

Eng. Albert Mucira Njagi

It is with humble acceptance that we announce the death of our beloved Eng. Albert Mucira Njagi (Ministry of Water, Sanitation and Irrigation Embu County), that occurred on 21St February, 2023 after a short illness.

Son of the late Edwin Njagi Gaciithire and Rosemary Runji Njagi.

Loving husband to Catherine Wambui Mucira. Dedicated father to Kevin Murimi Mucira and Vincent Koigi Mucira. Grandfather to Winner Wambui.

Brother to the late Cosmas Njiru, Anastasia Wandiri, Anderson Njeru, Pauline Wawira, Peter Njoka, Lorna Wanjiru, Kellen Njura, Marina Njoki & Rita Ruguru.

Funeral arrangements and prayers are taking place daily at his home in Mutunduri, Embu County.

The cortege will leave Gakvvegori Funeral Home, Embu County on 2nd March, 2023 at 9:45am for burial at his home in Mutunduri thereafter.

Felix Nambalu Simiyu

Sunrise: 27th October, 1986 — Sunset: 20th February, 2023

It is with deep sorrow that we announce the sudden demise of Felix Nambalu Simiyu of Kenya Revenue Authority, that occurred on Monday 20th February, 2023.

He was the son of Prof Vincent Simiyu and Mrs Mary Simiyu

.A loving husband to Jane Achieng. Father to Torin Kisuyi and Nuria Ndubi.

Brother to Stella Simiyu, Maureen Simiyu, Victor Sudi, Innocent Simiyu, Nato Simiyu and Lorraine Nandako. Brother-in-law to Brenda Anzagi and Audrey Obara.

Grandson to the late Sudi Wanambuko, the late Sarah Nabwala Sudi, the late Luka Wose and the late Hellena Wose. He was an uncle, nephew, cousin and friend to many.

Family and friends are meeting daily at their family home in Nairobi at Magiwa Estate.

There will be a memorial service at Consolata Shrine (Westlands) on Wednesday, 1st March, 2023 at 2.00pm.

The burial will take place at their Bukembe home in Bungoma County on 4th March, 2023.

In God’s hands you rest forever, in our hearts you live, until we meet again.

“Psalms 23:4 —”Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I fear no evil, for thou art with me; thy rod and thy staff, they comfort me.”

Mzee Francis Githinji Hiuhu (FGH)

It is with deep sorrow and acceptance of God’s will that we announce the passing on of Mzee Francis Githinji Hiuhu (FGH) of Naromoru – Kwa J.

Son of the late Hiuhu Matimu and Wamaitha Hiuhu.

Husband to Serah Gathoni. Brother to Nyawira Kariungi, Gathoni Nyuthe, Joseph Muriuki (all deceased) and Wambui Gichuru.

Father to Carol and His Excellency Mutahi Kahiga (EGH) Governor Nyeri, Agnes and Manasseh Mbuthi, Michael Hiuhu, Juliet and Tom Mboya Odero (MBS, RPC Rift Valley), George Mwangi and Catherine Hiuko.

Grandfather to Catherine, Robert, Grace, Gideon, Ian, Stacy, Maureen, Francis, Gloria, Shirley, Nikita, Imani, Ryan, Kayla, Maya, Rio and Carol. Great-grandfather to Keith and David.

Family and Friends are meeting daily at his home – Kwa J. from 3.00pm, for prayers and funeral arrangements.

The cortege leaves Nyeri Funeral Home (Outspan) at 8.00am, on Friday 3rd March, 2023 for funeral service and burial at his home.

Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord from now on, they will rest from their labor, for their deeds will follow them. “Rev. 14:13

Jaduong Ker Willis Edwin Opiyo Otondi Chairman – Luo Council of Elders

Sunrise: 4th June, 1929 — Sunset:17th February, 2023

It’s with humble acceptance of our God that we announce the transition to Glory of Ker Willis Opiyo Otondi – Chairman of the Luo Council of Elders.

Son of late Mzee Moses Otondi and late Mama Catherine Otondi, the late Marcella Otondi and the late Rhoda Otondi.

A loving husband to the late Felgona Opiyo and Lilian Opiyo. Brother to the late Gilbert Odongo, Helida Huba, Margaret Aluoch, Peninah Abwao, Rosa Osunga, Grace Otondi, Gladys Okore, Olewe Otondi,

Father to the late Charles Evans Bonga Opiyo, the late Dede Opiyo, Agnes Ochieng’, Ruth Raburu, the late Doris Anyango Opiyo, the late Walter Odede, the late Tom Oweke, the late Jenipher Opiyo, the late Eric Ochieng’ Opiyo, Lucy Matengo, Fiona Opiyo, Catherine Stella Opiyo, Agnes Wambui Opiyo.

Father-in-law to Geofrey Ochieng’ (Businessman), Peter Raburu (former Provincial Commissioner), Meshack Matengo, Monica Opiyo, Mildred Opiyo, Mary Obonyo Ochieng and the late Beatrice Auma Ochieng.

Grandfather to the late Edward Ochieng, Peres Rana, Penina Ochieng, Willis Otieno, Sheila Ochieng, Gilbert Ochieng, Brian Bonga Opiyo, Steve Bonga Opiyo,Nyatura, Andrew Geoffrey Onguka, the late Lee Odhiambo, Brian Omondi , Phiona Akinyi, Elizabeth Opiyo, Daisy Viona Opiyo, the late Evans Bonga, Timothy Opiyo, Roy Ochieng, joy Raburu, Kevin Raburu, Willis Raburu, Dinah Matengo, Wayne Matengo and Lilian Maya Opiyo.

Burial arrangements are ongoing at his home in Nyahera, Kisumu West Sub-county.

There will be a fundraising at Ofafa Memorial Hall on Tuesday 28th February, 2023 at 2:00pm.

The cortege leaves Aga Khan Hospital – Kisumu on Thursday 2nd March, 2023 at 9:00am for public viewing at Ofafa Memorial Hall from 10:00am.

Burial shall take place at his home in Nyahera, Dago Thim, Karombo Village on Saturday 4th March, 2023.

`Mzee, we love you but God loves you more, nind gi kwe okew Kadero.’



(1941 – 04/01 /2023)

We the family of the late Justice (RTD.) Benjamin Patrick Kubo, E.B.S, wish to express our heartfelt gratitude to all our relatives, close friends, in-laws, former and current neighbours, and colleagues for your presence, prayers, encouraging messages, financial and material support during the illness and passing of our beloved patriarch. All thanks and praise be to the Almighty God for the impactful life of the late Justice (RTD.) Benjamin Patrick Kubo.

Our sincere appreciation to His Excellency the President, Dr. William Samoei Ruto, C.G.H. Deepest appreciation to the All Saints Cathedral clergy: Provost, The Very Rev. Canon S. Wainaina; Asst. Provost, Rev. E. Omollo; & Rev. E. Opuka. Sincere thanks to the clergy of: ACK St.Andrews Church Malindi; ACK St. Paul’s Church, Msabaha; FEM Family Church; & Wisdom Sanctuary. Sincere gratitude to: Bp. Eric & Rev.V. Mwangi; Apostles D. Juma & P. Muriithi; Bps. S. Macharia & D. Malombe; Rev. J. Kyula; Prs. R. Burale, J. Gichuki & T.Mwangi.

Special thanks to: Her Ladyship the Hon. Chief Justice Martha Koome, E.G.H; Hon & Mrs. Felix Koske; Hon. Amos Wako, E.G.H, E.B.S; Hon. Sen.V. Maina; and Coast leaders/legislators led by H.E. Governor Gideon Mung’aro. Sincere gratitude to retired & serving Judges, the Law Society of Kenya, the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators & the East African Court of Justice.

Sincere appreciation to the Nairobi Hospital (TNH) team of consultants, doctors & nurses. Our profound gratitude goes to Dr. Chris Kahuho for the meticulous, selfless, round the clock efforts. Sincere appreciation to Drs. K. Arunga, K. Ndege, G. Moniz, C. Lelei, M. Akama, V. Mutiso, S. Nyagah, N. Twahirwa, & W .Munyu. Heartfelt appreciation to Drs. C. Waruingi, A. Rashid & all the ICU doctors. Special thanks to ICU nurses: E. Amuhaya, G. Mugo, H. Ngirita, A. Ndambuki, D. Nyaga, P. Korir & R. Oduor, who went the extra mile. Sincere thanks to TNH Deputy Director Nursing Services, Sr. J.Maina, & TNH CEO, Mr. James Nyamongo. Our deepest gratitude to Dr. J. Hooker & Dr. S.Waa of The Aga Khan University Hospital.

Sincere thanks to colleagues from University of Nairobi, Kenyatta National Hospital, Safaricom, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention,The Kenya Association of Physicians, & Twinkle Medical Services and Pharmacy. Warm gratitude to the alumni groups of Muthaiga Primary (’91 & ’93), Alliance High (’95), The Kenya High (’96 & ’97), KMTC pharmacy (’98), & UoN MBChB (2008). Special thanks to the organizing committees in Nairobi & Msabaha, and all service providers.

Please accept our sincere appreciation & may God bless you abundantly.

In God’s hands you rest, in our hearts you live forever. Your solid legacy lives on!

Gladys Nyamorambo Mokua

Sunrise: 1974 – Sunset: 19/02/2023

It is with profound shock and humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the death of our beloved Gladys Nyamorambo Mokua (Wakenya Pamoja Sacco Ltd).

Wife to Vincent Mokua Oigo (immediate former Nyamira County Chief Officer). Mother to Gloria Kemunto, Mercy Moraa, Faith Kwamboka (JKUAT) and Joshua Nyanumba (Nyambaria High School).

Daughter to Florence Moraa and William Bogonko of Montonto. Loving sister to Martha Kerubo, Jackline Bosibori, the late Salome Nyaboke, Evans Ogamba (Imperial Academy), Jemimah Nyanchama, Wesley Ochogo, Rebecca Kwamboka, Phylis Bonareri and Kelvin Bengo.

Daughter-in-law to Lucia Kwamboka and Charles Oigo of Obwari Location Boisanga I. Sister-in-law to Emily Kerubo, Felister Nyaboke, the late Moses Nyanumba, Festus Nyakundi, Patricia Nyabonyi and Robert Nyangate (Boya Systems).

Cousin to the late Stephen Ogamba, Anorld Rasugu, Orina Momanyi and the Ogambas, among others.

Family and friends are meeting daily for prayer and funeral arrangements at the family home in Mosocho, Nyanderema, Kitutu Chache South, Kisii County.

The main fundraising to offset bills is on 27th February, 2023 at Zonic hotel as from 8.00am.

The cortege will leave Kisii Teaching and Referral Hospital on Wednesday 1st March, 2023 for a requiem mass at Nyamataro P.A.G.

Gladys will be laid to rest on Thursday 2nd March, 2023 at their home in Mosocho Town, Kitutu Chache South, Kisii County.

Naphtali Mungai Mureithi

It is with profound sadness that we, the family of Bedan Mungai Kaige announce the death of Naphtali Mungai Mureithi on 22nd February, 2023.

Son of Bedan Mungai Kaige and Hannah Waithera Mungai. Step-son to Mariamu Wanjiru Mungai.

Loving husband to Veronica Nyambura Mureithi. Adored father to Davis Mungai, James Mwangi and Anne Waithera. Father-in-law to Caroline Mwangi and James Nyakundi. He had five grandchildren.

Brother to Phyllis, Joel, Patrick, Maina, Kamau, Ngururi, Mwangi, Irungu, Njeri, Kaige, Wairimu, Njoroge and Sammy.

The cortege will leave Lee Funeral Home on Friday 3rd March, 2023 at 7.00am. A funeral service will be conducted at 10.00am on the same day at the graveside at his Kinangop Farm. Burial will follow thereafter.

May the Lord rest his soul in eternal peace.