Stanley Wambugu Kigo

It is with deep sorrow and humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the promotion of glory of Stanley Wambugu Kigo (S.W. Kigo Stores or Kigo wa Wanguo) which occurred on September 14th, 2019.

Beloved son of the late Joshua Kigo Mugo, the late Gladys Theru Kigo and the late Rebecca Wanjiru Kigo. Loving husband of Cecilia Wangui Wambugu. Father of Nicholas Kigo, Gladys Wamuyu, Caroline Wanjiru, Anthony Mwaniki, Washington Mugo and Mumbi Wambugu. Father-in-law of George Nyamu and Carol Mwaniki. Brother of Mumbi Gitonga, the late Washington Mugo, the late Arthur Njaramba, the late Benjamin Karogi, the late Johnson Njagi, Njeri Nyori Ndirangu, Nduta Kiai, the late Wilson Njugi, Charles Ndureche, the late John Kiama, the late Josephine Mumbi, James Mugo, the late Edward Njaramba, Nyambura Ireri, the late Jane Muringi, Mathenge Kigo, Njeri Kirithi and Wairimu Kairiuki. Grandfather of many.

Friends and relatives are meeting daily at his home in Githiru, Nyeri from 3.30pm for prayers and funeral arrangements.

The cortege leaves Nyeri Funeral Home (Outspan) on Thursday 19th September, 2019 at 8.00am for funeral service of be held at PCEA Githiru Church and burial thereafter at his Githiru home, Nyeri County.

Sr. Mary Bridgid Naliaka (Flavia)

1st Sunrise: 06/06/1943 – 2nd Sunrise: 13/09/2019  

It is with deep sorrow and humble acceptance of God’s will that we the Little Sisters of St. Francis announce the sudden passing on of Sr. Mary Bridgid Naliaka (Flavia) on 13th September 2019 at Bungoma West Hospital Bungoma.

Daughter of the late Mzee Festus Mukwele and the late Mama Clementina Shakilo of Misikhu Parish, Bungoma Diocese, Bungoma County. Sister of the late Hebron Wasike, the late Florence Mutenyo, William Nalianya, the late Wilson Kirui, the late Timona Wanyonyi, Susan Nabubwaya, the late Rosemary Nafula, Jacob Namulala Jane Nafuna, Redempta Machuma, Justus Kundu among others.

The cortege will leave Life Care Morgue Bungoma on 17th September 2019 at 8.00 a.m. for Mass at Christ the King Cathedral – Bungoma. Thereafter, leave for Bahati Novitiate Nakuru for Vigil Mass.

Requiem Mass will be on 18th September, 2019 at Bahati Catholic Parish – Nakuru at 10.00 a.m. followed by burial at Bahati Novitiate, Little Sisters of St. Francis Cemetery.

2nd Tim 4:7 “I have fought a good Fight, I have finished my race, I have kept the Faith”

Simon Nyoike Mbucho

It is with profound sorrow that we announce the death of Simon Nyoike Mbucho on the 9th of September 2019.

He was the son of the late Francis Mbucho Gitinio, the late Teresia Wanjiru Mbucho and the late Wambui Mbucho. The beloved brother of the late Joseph Nyoike Mbucho, Thomas Chinga Mbucho and Muthoni Ng’ang’a. Beloved husband to the late Margaret Wambui Nyoike and Mary Njambi Nyoike. Loving father to Wanjiru Thuo (Nyahururu), Mary Mukenyi, Francis Mbucho, Jacinta Muthoni, Lucy Wanjiku, Wanja Kimani, Joseph Maina (Moonlight), Grace Waithira, Paul Ndung’u, Elijah Muchiri, Njeri Boyd (UK), Jeniffer Nyoike (UK), James Nyoike, George Mbucho Teresia Nyoike (USA) Beth Muthoni, Peter Kiramba and Lucy Nyoike (U.S.A). Doting grandfather to Carol Muthoni, Judy Nyoike, Nduta Mbucho, Judy Maranga, Ken Nyoike (USA), Karanja Kimani, Nyoike Maina, James Nyoike, Nyoike Muchiri, Mumbi Masisi, Chelsea Thomas,Wanjiku Mbucho among others and many great grandchildren.

Family & Friends are meeting at Homeland hotel along Thika road from 6.00pm and at his home Kahunyu Village, Kigongo location, Gatundu South, Kiambu County.

The cortege will leave Kenyatta University Funeral home on Thursday 19.9.2019 at 8.00am thereafter a requiem mass will be held at Gatitu Catholic Church at 11.00am. The burial will be held thereafter at his Kahunyu village home.

Rest with the angels. Perpetual light shine upon thee.  

Sandra Wangari Gatimu

It is with humble and deep sorrow that we announce the sudden death of Sandra Wangari Gatimu.

Daughter of Gerald Mugo Gatimu and Beth Wanjiru Gatimu. Sister of Elsie Maina and Joram Mugo Gatimu. Sister-in-law of Charles Maina and Rhoda Kinya Gitonga. Aunt of Nuruh, Tugi, Theo, Naima & Neriah.

Friends and relatives are Meeting daily at their Kariobangi South Home, Nairobi as from 6.00pm and Gatharai-ini, Kamacharia for prayers and funeral arrangements.

The burial will be on Wednesday 18th September 2019 at 10:00 am at their home in Gatharai-i Kamacharia location, Mathioya Sub county, Muranga County.

Samwel Kiratu Kariuki

We regret to announce the demise of Samwel Kiratu Kariuki of Eldoret on the night of 14th September 2019 at the AgaKhan Hospital. He was a Director of Hotel Riverside, Sonik Tent Hire, Delicious Cafe, Club Muranga and Flamingo Drycleaners.

Son of the late Paul Kariuki Gathitu, the late Priscilla Muthoni Gathitu and the late Emiliana Nyakinywa Gathitu of Eldoret.

Beloved and dedicated husband of Sylvia Gathoni Kiratu. Father of Muthoni and Richard (Kitengela), Kariuki and Nancy (Eldoret) and Alicia Njoki (Eldoret). Doting grandfather of Meggie, Mya, Jabali and Ivan. In-law of the Kiberas of Eldoret, Ngaruiyas of Kitengela and the Ronos of Kurgung. Brother of the lateTeresa, the late Christine, the late Rebecca, the late Joseph,Veronica, the late Gathitu, Melanie, Esther, Maingi, Bernadette,Wacuka, Patrick and Nyambura. He was an uncle, cousin and grandfather of many.

There will be a requiem mass today Tuesday 17th Sept 2019 at Umash Funeral Home at 10.00am and thereafter the cortege will leave for Eldoret.

Family and friends are meeting at his residence in Pioneer – Eldoret and at St. Paul’s Catholic University Chapel (Nrb), University way daily at 6.00pm.

Funeral arrangements shall be announced at a later date.

Rose Wughanga Mwandende

Sunrise: 01/12/1938 – Sunset: 10/09/2019

It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing on of Rose Wughanga Mwandende.

Daughter of the late Samuel Ngale and the late Christina Mkajuma. Wife of the late Mwalimu Francis Mwandende Kishiki. Mother of Christina Mkajuma, Pauline Mawondo, Clara Chari, Victoria Wakesho, Jones Kishiki, Janeliza Wanjala, Mercy Maghuwa, Samuel Ngale, Selinah Mghambi and Martin Msafari. Mother-in-law of Geoffrey Kimonge, Bevington Mwakideu, Leonice Mshai, Sospeter Mwakoma among others. She has left behind 31 Grandchildren, 5 Great-grandchildren and I Great-great-grandchild. Sister of the late Rehema Mkanjala, the late Everlyne Wawuda, the late George Mwakio, the late Cecilia Wakesho, Davison Mdamu and Eudiah Mkawandu. Aunt and friend of many.

Family and friends are meeting daily at the family residence in Mwatate Town, next to the new market. The cortege will leave St. Joseph hospital Ikanga-Voi on Friday 20th September, 2019.

Burial will be on Saturday 2Ist September, 2019 at the Mwatate town family residence Taita Taveta County.

There will be a fundraising on Wednesday 18th September, 2019 starting from 2.00pm at the same venue.

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

Rest in peace Mao.

Rev. Benson Mutua Kimeu

Sunrise: 1962 – Sunset: 2019

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that the family of Kikelo & the entire congregation of AIC Donholm church wish to announce the demise of Rev. Benson Mutua Kimeu on Saturday 14th September 2019 at Coptic Hospital.

Son of the late Rev. Samuel Kikelo & Susan Wayua. Husband of Mrs. Rhoda Mutua of Gatoto Intergrated Development Programme. Father of Suzanne Mwende of KWFT Bank, Titus Kimeu of Msanii Africa Safaris, Emmanuel Mulwa of Mumbe Boys High Sch. Brother of Nicholus, Jones, Dorcas, Tony & Elijah. He was son in-law of Elizabeth Nthiwa & the late Nthiwa Mulwa. Cousin & uncle of Many.

Friends & Family are meeting for prayers and fundraising at Tumaini House Meeting Chambers (opp. Kencom House) on Tuesday 17th and with a fundraiser on Wednesday 18th September 2019 from 5:30pm. Contributions can be sent through 0725 569 513 (Pst. Pollux Rotich.

The Cortege & entourage leaves Montezuma Funeral Home (Machakos) on 21st September 2019 for burial & funeral service at his farm in Kibwezi, Siembeni Village.

In God’s Hands You Rest. Peace Be With You.

Pius Kituvu Maingi

 1951 – 2019

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will we announce the demise of Pius Kituvu Maingi.

Son of the late Masango Maingi and the late Lydia Ndoni (Masumba, Nzaui). Beloved husband of Joyce Mutindi Maingi. Son-in-law of the late Mr. & Mrs Kolokosi Kilatya (Masumba, Nzaui). Father of Stephen Mwendwa & Mueni, Esther Katumbi & Korir, Damaris Ndunge, Ann Muendi & Muthama and Andrew Maingi & Laura. Grandfather of Angela Mutinda, Raymond, Emmanuel, Victor, Patience, Prosper, Linda, Keziah, Aiden, Precious and Pascal. Great grandfather of Prince. In-law of the late Gideon Muindi & Phylis, the late Chepkwony Korir & Rael, Paul Munyao & Ndumi, Erastus Mwendwa & Kalekye. Brother of Nzovi, the late Mulandi, Kavuu, Nzilani and Wambua. Brother-in-law of Mukula, Peter, Mary, Scholastica among others. Uncle of Wayua, Nduku, Nzamalu, Nthenya, Musengya among others and cousin of many.

Family and friends are meeting daily from 5.30pm at his home in Athi-river and Machinery, Sabaki (Andrew), Nairobi Railways club.

There will be a fund-raising on Wednesday, 18th September 2019 at Nairobi Railways club from 5.30pm.

The cortege leaves Montezuma Monalisa Funeral home (Mks) on Friday, 20th September 2019 at 7.00am for burial at the family home in Machinery, Kibwezi East.

In God’s arms you rest, In our hearts you remain forever.

Philip Wamuti Muchane

 Sunrise: 1949 – Sunset:12/9/2019

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the death of our beloved Father Mr. Philip Wamuti Muchane on 12th September 2019 at 9:00 p.m.

He was the Son of late Samuel Muchane Wamuti and late Mary Wambui Muchane and a Stepson to Esther Wanjiku Muchane. Son in law to late Julius Ngugi and late Martha Nduta. Loving Husband to Josephine Njeri Wamuti. Doting Father to Jane Wambui, Sammy Muchane, Caroline Nduta, Beatrice Muthoni and Susan Wanjiku. Father in law to Irene Muchane and Denis Cheruiyot. Grandfather to Mbuthia Moko, Nina Njeri, Imani Wachuka and Geila Wambui. He was a Brother to Hanna Gathoni, John Njuki Elizabeth Wanjiru, Peter Njuguna, Mary Gathoni, David Ndungu, Jane Wanja, Irene Wairimu, David Mary Waithira, Jane Wahu and Lucy Njeri.

The Family and Friends are meeting daily at their Embu Residence in Blue Valley (Kiambuthi) at 5:00p.m.

There will be a memorial service at the St. Paul’s ACK Cathedral Church in Embu on Wednesday, 18th September 2019 at 2:00 p.m.

The Cortege will leave the Gakwegori Funeral Home-Embu on Friday, 20th September 2019 at 6:00 am for a graveside service and burial at his ancestral home in Ndeiya, Limuru at 10:00 a.m.

2 Timothy 4:7 “I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith.”

Pastor Gad Ephraim Baraza

Sunrise: 30/08/1964 – Sunset: 09/09/2019

Pastor Gad Ephraim Baraza went to be with the Lord on 9th September, 2019.

Son of the late Daniel Kapule and Melisa Kapule of Chamasiri village. Father of Gadellah Barasa. Brother of Timmy Masake (North Highridge Secondary School), Edwin Omulama, Nelly Mulama, Rev. Nobert Kapule (ACK Kajiado Diocese), Agneta Jakait and Emmanuel Kapule.

Family, friends and relatives will meet at All Saints Cathedral on Tuesday 17th September, 2019 at 5.30pm for prayers and a fundraising towards the burial expenses. Pay-bill No. (917141), Ac No. (Gad).

There will be a memorial service at Kileleshwa Community Church on Wednesday 18th September, 2019 at 12:00 noon.

The cortege leaves Mountezuma Monalisa Funeral Home on Thursday 19th September, 2019 at 6:30am for burial at his father’s farm in Chamasiri, Teso North sub-county, Busia County on Saturday 2Ist September, 2019.

Revelation.19:9.”Blessed are those who are invited to the Wedding supper of the Lamb! “These are the true words of God.”