Robby Chepngetich Kimetto

Sunrise: 1953 Sunset : 16th Feb 2019

We regret to announce the promotion to glory of Mrs. Robby Chepngetich Kimetto of Koiwa village, Konoin, Bomet County which occurred on February 16th 2019.

Daughter of the late Bishop Dishon Kesembe and the late Ziporah. Sister of Jonathan, the late Hellen, the late Jonah, Priscilla, Catherine, Dorcas, Philip, Wilson, Roseline and the late Stanley.

Wife of the late Saul Kimetto. Loving mother of the late Winston, Kenneth, Donald, Timothy, Tony and Mike. Mother in Law of Joan, Nancy, Dorothy, Maureen, Brenda and Lorna. Sister-in-law of the late Paul, Grace,David Kimetto, the late Moses, Samwel, Esther, Zaddy and Jackline. She left behind many grandchildren.

Friends and relatives are meeting daily at Koiwa home for prayers and funeral arrangements.

The cortege leaves Tenwek Mission Hospital mortuary, Bomet on Friday 22nd February 2019 at 12.00 pm and she will be laid to rest on Saturday 23rd February 2019 at her Koiwa home.

John Ichingwa Ligami

It is through God’s will that we accept the passing on of Mzee John Ichingwa Ligami on 14th February 2019 at Mukumu Mission Hospital.

Son of the late Mzee Francis Ligami Ngoto and the late Mama Juliana Machika. Loving Husband of Mama Edith Khadoro Ichingwa. Cherished Father of Mheshimiwa Vincent Khamonywa Ichingwa, Mwalimu Humphrey Manyonyi (Imbale Primary School), Emmanuel Imbali, Eliza Ichingwa, Laura Ichingwa, Joan Ichingwa, Sharon Indasi, Dancan Ichingwa, Eugene Ligami and Lorene Ichingwa. Brother of Stephen Chimanzi, the late Sunguti, the late Khasiala, the late Khamete and the late Mumbei. Father-in-law of Candida, Valeria, Denis, Pius and Doughias.

The cortege leaves Mukumu Mission Hospital on Thursday 21st February, 2019 at 9.00am for a requiem Mass in Shitoli Parish.

Burial will be on Saturday 23rd February 2019 at his home in Shikhuyu Village lkolomani, Kakamega County.

You fought, you won, sleep well.

Calperine Wawira

 Sunrise: 14th October, 1970 – Sunset: 17th February, 2019

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the sudden death of Calperine Wawira of Kenyatta University School of Nursing that occurred on 17th February 2019.

Wife of Dr. George Kimani (Tend hospital Embu). Mother of Brian Gikandu (JKUAT) and Yvonne Wanjiku (UON). Daughter of the late Cyprian Murage and the late Cecily Wanjira of Kamweti Village, Kirinyaga County. Daughter-in-law of John Gikandu Kanyiri and Jecinta Wanjiku Gikandu of Wanjengi Village, Muranga County. Sister, sister-in-law, auntie, cousin and friend of many.

Friends and relatives are meeting until Thursday for funeral arrangements at the family homestead in Kahawa Sukari and Magomano Hotel.

The cortege will leave Kenyatta University Mortuary on Saturday 23rd February at 7:00am for burial at Wanjengi Village, Muranga County.

You were an angel among us called home too soon.

Brian Otieno Sumba

(27/8/1994 – 12/2/2019)

It is with deep sense of loss and acceptance of God’s will that we announce the passing on of Brian Otieno Sumba which occurred on 12th February, 2019.

Beloved son of Mr. Meshack Otieno Sumba and Mrs Lydiah Otieno. Brother of Celine, Cynthia, Simon, Marlene, Sophie and Beryl.

Grandson of the late Rev. Albert Sumba & Kukhu Selly Sumba and the late Rev. Aggrey Waseka & Kukhu Risper Waseka. Cousin of many and he was loved by aunties, uncles and everyone he interacted with.

The cortege leaves Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital mortuary on the 21st of February, 2019 and the body will be taken to the family home at Ebushibungo village, Ikomero sublocation, Kwhisero sub-county, Kakamega County and the burial service will be held on Saturday 23rd, February 2019.

“In God’s hands you rest our dear Brayo, In our hearts you live forever”

William Mbolu Kamwea

Sunrise 9th May 1962 – Sunset 11th Feb 2019

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the sudden passing on to glory of our beloved William Mbolu Kamwea Chief Registered Clinical Officer/psychiatric Makueni County Referral Hospital which occurred on 11/02/2019.

Son of the late John Kamwea Kingoli and Ruth Kanini of Emale village, Makueni County. Husband of Margret Mukonyo Mbolu (Nursing Officer Tawa sub county hospital). Father of Charity Mumbua Mbolu (Urithi housing and cooperative society) and Joachim Kamwea. Brother of Beatrice Kilaki, Richard Kamwea, Joyce Muthini, Josephine Ndungwa, Bernard Mumo and the late Georgena Mwongeli. Son in- Law of the late David Mutiso Mukwilu and the late Tabitha Nthambi Mutiso of kinyau village Mitaboni. Brother in- Law of Eng. Tony Mutiso (associated Civil Engineering), Flora Mutiso (Donyo sabuk Nursing Home), Elizabeth Juma (business lady Machakos), the late Robert Mutiso, the late Aron Kimuyu and David Muthini Muia. Grandfather of Milan Zawadi, uncle and cousin of many.

Relatives and friends are meeting daily at Party homes hotel Tawa market, Makueni and Nairobi.

The cortege leaves Montezuma Monalisa Funeral Home Machakos on 23/02/2019 at 0900 am for Funeral services at Musau Emale primary School and burial at his home Emale Village Kalawani location Makueni County.

“He who dwells in the shelter of the most high will rest in the shadow of the almighty”. Psalm 91:1

Marecella Mukami Kinyugo (Mama Maggie)

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing on of Marecella Mukami Kinyugo on February 1st, 2019, at John Paul II Hospital, Nanyuki, after a long illness bravely borne.

She hailed from Kiruru Village, Kiri-aini Location, Mathioya Sub-County, Murang’a County and was a former Chairlady of the Church Women’s Association of Murang’a District.

Daughter of the late Joram Kamina and Esther Wangare, and sister of the late Martin Hadad Muraya, Salome Wanjiru, Samuel Wanyoko, Mary Wambui, and her only surviving sibling, Nathan Kanyiri Kamina of Seattle, USA. Married to Peter Kinyugo Macharia. Mother of Maggie Wanjiru. Mother-in-law of Sammy Maingi Wachira. Step-mother of Margaret Wanjiru, Zachary Wambugu, Anthony Macharia, Boniface Mbuthia and Carol Kinyugo of Inooro Tv. An auntie of many children. Co-wife of Teresa Muringi. Grandmother of Megan Wambui and Marecella Mukami.

Meetings and prayers are being held daily at her Kiruru residence. The cortege will leave Kiri-aini Mission Hospital at 9.00am on Friday, February 22nd for a Funeral Mass at Kiri-aini Catholic Church at 10.00am. Burial will be at her home thereafter.

“I’ve fought the good fight, I’ve finished the race and kept the faith.” 2nd Timothy 4:7.

Leah Njeri Kamau (Msichana wa Yesu)

1937 – 2019

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the passing on of our beloved Leah Njeri Kamau (Msichana wa Yesu) of Eldoret.

Daughter of the late Onesmus Githinji and the late Naomi Nyakio. Daughter in law of the date Samson Karika Kinundu and the late Rebecca Wangeci.

Wife of the late Daniel Kamau Karika. Loving mother of John Karika and Mary Wangare, the late David Githinji and Ester Wangare, Ann Wangeci and the late Peter Njoroge, Mary Nyakio and Alex Mwangi, the late Joseph Muraya and Ester Wangui, Tabitha Wanjiku , Shadrack Ngugi and Anne Njoki, Virginia Wangare and James Ndiang’ui.

Sister of the late Margaret Wanjiku, the late Rahab Wangari, Ruth Wambui, Shadrack Ngugi and Margaret Wamahiu.

Loving grandmother of 39 grandchildren and 48 great grandchildren.

The cortege leaves MTRH Farewell home on Saturday 23/2/2019 for church service at Eldo-Valley Baptist Church on Uganda Road opposite Caltex petrol station. Burial will be held thereafter at Yamumbi cemetery.

We loved you. In God’s hands you rest in our heart you live forever. Fare thee well msichana wa Yesu.

Justus Kinoti M’Itonga

We regret to announce the passing on of Mr. Justus Kinoti M’Itonga of Mbaranthiga Village, Kathera Location, Meru County.

Son of the late M’ Rukaria M’ Mwirichia and the late Harriet Nchooro. Husband of Mama Agnes Ngugi. Father of Titus Mwirigi & Purity Ndumba, Patrick Mwiti & Jennifer Ngina, Lydia Gacheri, Susan Kinanu, Irene Kathambi & Joseph Wahome, the late David Kirimi and Lucy Kagwiria. Grandfather of Mutuma, Muthuri, Koome, Kimathi, Kathurima, Mwenda, Wambua, Mwangi, Murithi, Kirika, Mumbi, Mutethia and Kiogora. Brother of Joyce Nkirote, Phylis Muthoni and Lilian Karambu. Brother in law of the late Phineas Mutai, the late Stephen Manene, the late Gilbert Gitobu, the late Silas Kimathi, Jerica Karimba and Phineas Mutwiri.

Prayers and funeral arrangements will take place at his home in Kathera from 5.00 p.m. every day and at San Valencia Restaurant in Anniversary Towers, Nairobi on Tuesday to Thursday i.e. 19th to 21st February, 2019 from 6.00 p.m.

The cortege will leave Nkubu Consolata Mission Hospital Mortuary on Saturday, 23rd February, 2019 at 9.00 a.m. for a Funeral Mass at Kigarine Catholic Church followed by burial at his home in Kathera, Meru County.

In God’s hands you peacefully rest and in our hearts you remain forever.

June Karimi Mbuba

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the demise of June Karimi Mbuba formerly of Safaricom PLC, which occurred on 14th February 2019 at The Mater Hospital Nairobi.

Wife of Antony Mwenda Mbae and adoring mum to Austin Mbae Mwenda. Daughter of Erastus Mbuba and Agnes Nkirote of Chera, Chuka, Tharaka Nithi County. Sister of Polly Kangai, Diana Kagendo, Carol Kathomi, Martin Murithi and Dennis Kariuki. Daughter-in-law of Bernard Mucheke and Susan Karimi of Ndagani, Chuka. Sister-in-law of Christine Kathomi, Nelly Muthoni and Rose Kendi. Beloved niece, cousin, aunt and friend to many.

Family and friends are meeting for prayers and funeral arrangements from Tuesday 19th February 2019 to Thursday 21st February 2019 at St. Andrews PCEA Church Nairobi, Chera and Ndagani homes from 5pm – 8pm.

The cortege leaves K.U. Funeral Home on Saturday 23rd February 2019 at 6am for a requiem mass at 10am and burial at the family home in Ndagani, Chuka, Tharaka Nithi County.

“June, we loved you but the Almighty loved you more. Rest in peace dear one till we meet again”.

David Githae Gakuo (Dapan)

 Sunrise 1956 – Sunset 13th Feb 2019

It is with deep sorrow and humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the demise of our beloved David Githae Gakuo (Dapan) of Dapan Trading Company after a short illness.

Son of the late Benson Gakuo and Keziah Nyambura. Husband of Pauline Wangui Githae. Son in law of Late Ibrahim Gichimu and the late Shellomis Wangechi. Father of Ben Newton Gakuo, Ibrahim Kiama and Captain Alex Irungu. Brother of lrungu, Mwangi, Thiong’o, the late Njoroge, Kuria(Kajawa), Maina, Wambui, Waiyego and Wangenye. Brother in law of Njeri, Munyi, Wandia, Wachira, Muringo, achuka and Muthoni. Father in law of Esther Nyakienda. Grandfather of Annabella Wangui and Maximus Githae.

Family and friends are meeting daily his home in Ngoingwa, Thika and at Coconut Grill, Thika from 6:00pm for prayers and funeral arrangements.

The cortege leaves Kenyatta University Funeral Home on Friday 22th February 2019 at 8:30am for a funeral service and burial at his home in Kigio, Gatanga, Murang’a County on the same day.