It is with profound sorrow and humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the passing on of our beloved Jewel, Mwalimu Ann Muthoni Mithamo Njeru after a long battle with cancer bravely borne.
Mwalimu was a former teacher at St. Peter’s Kathakwa Secondary School Kibugu and immediate teacher of Kamiyu Secondary School Embu.
Beloved daughter of the late Mr. Benson Mithamo and Mama Esther Wanjira Mithamo. Step daughter of Beth Ruguru Mithamo. Daughter-in-law of the late Njue Ngano and Mama Jessica Njue. Loving mother of Sharon L. Mukami Njeru of Cheriz Properties Co. Ltd Nairobi and Chris Ngumo Njeru (student at KMTC Nyeri). Sister of Nicassus, Bishop Vanessa of London, Tabitha, Paul, Frank, Tony, Peter, Mureithi, Bishop Njeru, Naomi, Wanja, Evans, Charity, Joyce and Carol. Sister-in-law of Ndwiga, Dan, Njiru, Jane, Kagendo, Njagi, Nyaga and late Lucy. Cousin of the Gatonyes, Mathagus, Irungus, Kathenyas, all the Kabunjas, Konjis and many others. Aunty of many.
In order to offset a huge bill of Sh1.5 million, family and friends are meeting daily at her home Difathas, her parents’ home in Kiang’ombe, Kirinyaga County, in Embu teachers, friends and church members are meeting daily at Canaan Guest house for prayers and funeral arrangements and in preparation for a fund raiser on Wednesday 5th of April 2017. While in Nairobi meetings are going on at Holy Family Basilica with a fund raiser slated for Thursday, 6th of April at the same venue.
The cortege leaves Kibugi Funeral home Kutus on Saturday, 8th of April at 9.00am for funeral service at Difathas Primary School, thereafter interment at her home near the school.
‘Isaiah 57:2 those who walk uprightly enter into peace, they find rest as they lie in death’