It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Mr. Bernard Kirai on 8th April 2021. Bernard was born in 1926 to Chabari Ndethiu and Mukwanjiru Chabari in Rwanderi Village, Muthambi Division, Tharaka Nithi County.
He was brother to the late Johanina Mumu, Susan Igoki and the late Desderio Kiraithe. He is survived by his wife, Biela Gaaji, their sons, James Gitonga, Japhet Njagi, Nicholas Mbabu and Hilary Kimathi and daughters, Nancy Gacheri, Doris Mumu, Saturina Nkinga and Faith Kaari. He was a father in law to Benjamin Njagi, Japhet Kangori, John Sikorei, Bishop Amos Onyango, Casterita Mukwanjeru, Francisca Kithei, Ann Kagwiria, Lucy Magi, Lucy Mbabu and MaryEsther Wawira. He is also survived by several grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Mzee Kirai lived a full and warm life, filled with joy. He will be fondly remembered and sorely missed. May God rest his soul in eternal peace.
Burial will take place at Magundu Village, Tharaka Nithi County on 16th April 2021.
2 Timothy 4:7 I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith.
Condolences to the family