Sunrise: 9th September 1961 — Sunset: 20th November 2022
It is with heavy hearts and humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the death of Andrew Karimi Thiriku, Chief Principal Mutito Boys Kitui, on 20th November 2022 at The Nairobi Hospital while undergoing treatment.
Beloved husband of Grace Karimi, Chief Principal Masinga Girls. Father to the late David Murage, Michael Thiriku and Elizabeth Muthoni, Martin Muriithi and Ann Esther Wambui. Grandfather to Ayden Mwangi, Arya Gathoni and many others.
Son of the late John Baptista Thiriku and Esther Wambui Thiriku. Brother to Francis Kimari and Mary Njeri, Aliphonza Wairimu and Dedan Gitonga, the late Njeri Thiriku, Magdalene Wanja, the late Martha Wanjiru, Charles Nderitu and Caroline Muthoni, James Ndirangu and Jane Mugechi and Margaret Thogori.
Son-in-law to the late Wilson Murage and Anna Ngima. His brothers and sisters-in-law were the late Hellen Nyaguthii and Stephen Mathaiya the late James Muriithi and Rachel Nyawira, Francis Kibuthu and Catherine Wangui, Charles Wambugu and Jennifer Wanjiru, Lucy Kangangi and David Kangangi and Jane Nyawira. He was an in-law to Elijah and Cecilia Murengi. He was uncle and cousin to many.
The cortege leaves Outspan Funeral Home on Friday, 25th November 2022 at 7:00am for requiem mass at Mweiga Catholic Church and he will later be buried at his Farm in Mweiga.
“For if we live, we live to the Lord, if we die, we die to the Lord. So then, whether we live or whether we die, we are the Lord’s.”— Romans 14.8