Titus Abukuse lmbayi

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing on of Titus Abukuse Imbayi which occurred on 8th March, 2023.

Beloved husband to the Nifreda and Priscilla.

Son of the late John lmbayi and the late Mildred Akhangwa Imbayi.

Brother to Mary, Phanice, Julie Okesie, recently deceased Elphas lmbayi and the late Arthur Imbayi. Beloved father to John, Everlyne, Lydia, Jephrice, Shadrack, Michael & Saul.

Grandfather to Rodgers, Brendah, Selly, Dorcas Okwisa, Kevin and Sammy. Great-grandfather to Shannel, Nyangasi,Arriel, Eddy, Esther, Dilan, Roshel.

Cousin to Jackson Ongalo, Zebedee Osabwa and Ramson Ongalo.

Brother-in-law to Dr. Libulele and Aseka.

Father-in-law to Father in-law to Edmond, Zakayo, the late John, Elizabeth and Wilkister.

Uncle to Mitch, Rachel, Paul, Cynthia, Ben Ngala, Beatrice Ayoti and John lmbayi.

Burial will be held at Ebusiratsi Elukongo,Vihiga County on the 25th March, 2023.

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

Lucy Gaaji Humphrey

We regret to announce the passing on of Lucy Gaaji Humphrey.

Daughter of the late Moses Mpiuki and Petenas Mpiuki of Ganga Location Mwimbi, Mugumango Sub-location,Tharaka Nithi County.

Wife of the late Humphrey Kamudi. Mother of Ernest Micheni,Anderson Mwiti, Jackline Karimi, the late Linet Kagendo and Stella Njuguna.

Mother-in-law to Esther Njoki, Evelyne Achieng’ and Peter Njuguna.

Sister to Mugambi, Mathrice, Kellen, the late Nkonge, Marango, Nyaga, Gitonga and Kariuki Mpiuki.

Grandmother to Valarie Makena, Sandra Nkatha, Vincent Kamundi,Azriel Thuo and Lameck Kimani.

The cortege leaves Chogoria Mission Hospital Mortuary, on Wednesday 29th March, 2023 at 7.00am,for a funeral service at PCEA – Mukui Church, and thereafter she will be laid to rest at her home in Mukui, Ndundo Village, Kiriguni Sub-location,Tharaka Nithi County, on Wednesday 29th March, 2023.

Psalms 48:14 “For this God is our God for ever and ever: He will be our guide even unto death.”

Thuku Karara Kariuki (Mzee Wakarara)

Sunrise 1938 – Sunset: 18th March, 2023

It is with acceptance of God’s will that we announce the promotion to glory of Thuku Karara Kariuki (Mzee Wakarara), on 18th March, 2023.

Son of the late Williamson Gitu and the late Leah Wanjiru. Son-in-law of the late Samuel Karanja and the late Peris Wanjiku.

Husband of the late Phyllis Wanjiru. He is survived by his children Jane and Duncan Kiama, Gitu, Samuel and Agnes Karanja,Wanjiku, Geoffrey and Winfred Kariuki, Wairimu, Pst. Eng. James and Catherine Njuguna.

Brother to the late Kariuki,the late Peter,Wairimu, Mbugua. Brother-in-law to Njoki, the late Njuguna, the late Njeri, the late Kuria, Mbugua, Munyori. Beloved grandfather, great-grandfather and friend to many.

The cortege will leave KU Referral Funeral Home (Kahawa West) on Tuesday 28th March, 2023 at 09:00am for the funeral service at Kabati, Murang’a on the same day starting from 10:00am.

Psalms 37:25 — “I have been young, and now I am old; yet have I not seen the righteous forsaken, nor his seed begging for bread.” ‘


Mzee Nicholas H.O Khaduli

December, 1930 – 20th March, 2023

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the promotion to glory of Mr. Nicholas H.O Khaduli, retired Kenya Railways employee, which occurred on 20th March, 2023.

Son of the late Kanoti Khaduli Adundwe and the late Rosa Auma Khaduli (Namnapa).

Husband to Leonida Awuor Khaduli. Father to Antonina (USA), Maurice, Paul, Elizabeth, Ignace, Col. Rtd Justin, Bernadette, Patrick, Catherine, Mary, and Judith. Father-in-law to Geoffrey (USA), Elizabeth, Doris, Jeniffer,Valarie and Jackline. Grandfather to 22 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

Brother to the late Akello, the late Peter, the late Maria, the late Joseph, the late John, the late Gabriel,Teresa, Saferio, the late Maj. Rtd. Aloysius and Bernard.

Brother-in-law to the late Dismas, the late William and Marciana. A cousin and Uncle to many.

There will be a Mini fundraising to offset medical and funeral expenses on Saturday, 25th March, 2023 at Buru Buru Phase 3, House No. 744, from 2.00.pm.

The cortege leaves Nangina Mission Hospital on 31st March, 2023 for a requiem Mass at Dahiro Catholic Parish at 2.00pm and for overnight vigil at his home Rumbiye Village, Samia, Busia County.

The funeral service will be on 1St April, 2023 at his home and followed by burial thereafter.

“In God’s hands you rest, in our hearts you live forever.”

Rest in peace Dad.

Nancy Pesi Ingabo

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the passing on of Nancy Pesi Ingabo (retired Nurse at Webuye District Hospital).

Loving wife to Dr Manson Barasa Sichari (Masinde Muliro University).

Daughter of the late Festo Khang’aa Ingabo and the late Dorothy Nakhumicha.

Mother to Gloria Mutyembu, Vivian Nabwire, Collins Mukoyo, Remy Munoka and Timmone Wetza. Mother-in-law to Jacob Otieno, Racheal Kinyati and Rose Kenney. Grandmother to Nathan Otieno, Milan Cheruto, Jabali Kimutai, Jamila Pesi, Ariella Gweth, Salome Munoka and Roy Sichari.

Sister to Naomi (the late), Ruth Bukhala, Ken Opala, Diphina Ingabo (the late), Margaret Ingabo, Agnes Ingabo, Pamela Ingabo, Ernest Ingabo and Irene Ingabo.

Sister-in-law to Were Junge, Elphas, Mary, Selpha, Judy Were.

Aunt to Salome Hasa (Moi University), Harrison Bwire (Kabarak University), among many others.

Burial is on Saturday, 25th March 2023, at Wekhonye Farm, Kiminini, Trans Nzoia County.

Rufus Waigi Nyoro

Sunrise: 27th May 1939 — Sunset: 19th March 2023

It is with heavy hearts that we share the passing of Rufus Waigi Nyoro who left us on the 19th of March 2023, after a brief illness at St. Annes Hospital Rironi.

Son of the late George Nyoro Gichini and Miriam Njeri Nyoro.

He was married to the late Flora Waithera Waigi and later to Angelina Muthoni Waigi. Loving father of George Nyoro Waigi,Tuesday Njeri Chege, Charity Mweru Muriuki, and Richard Muiruri Waigi. A father-in-law to Faith Nyambura Nyoro, Prof. John Chege Githiora, and Charles Muriuki.

A kind- hearted grandfather to Waithera Nyoro, Ian Muriuki, Githiora Chege, Nyaguthii Nyoro, Njeri Nyoro,Wambui Chege, Nduta Muriuki, and Amani Nyoro.

Brother to the late Geoffrey Gichini, Joyce Njoki Marigi of Nakuru, the late Robert Kangethe, Hannah Wambui, and John Muiru (USA).

Funeral arrangements and prayers are taking place daily at 3:00pm at his home in Chunga Mali Rironi, Kiambu County.

We will gather to say our final goodbyes on Tuesday, 28th of March 2023. The cortege will leave Uplands Funeral Home at 9.00am, followed by a burial ceremony at his home at 11:00am.

May his soul rest in eternal peace.

Damaris Wambui Ngugi

Sunrise: 23/05/1976 – Sunset: 21/03/2023

It is with deep sorrow and in humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the passing on of Damaris Wambui Ngugi, Manager Human Resource and Administration – Kenya Export Promotion and Branding Agency.

Loving wife to James Wanjohi of the Ministry of Agriculture, Kilimo House. Devoted Mum to Wendie Wangechi, Westin Wanjohi, Wayne Ngugi and Waylan Kanyi.

Daughter to Jonah Ngugi and Julia Nduta and daughter in-law to the late Moses Wanjohi and the late Shelmith Wangeci.

Doting Sister to Beatrice Muthoni, Abel Noah Wachira and Jenifer, Dan Allan Wachira and Tabitha, Beth Wangari, Jonathan Kariuki and Pauline, Stephen Kiiru, James Gachau and Faith and Sarah Ngugi.

Sister in law to Kanyi and Elizabeth, Sammy and Wambui, Charles and Esther, Patrick and Sarah, Dr. Stephen and Margaret, Peter and Joyce, Francis and Grace, Vuma and Banice. Cousin, Auntie and Niece to Many.

Friends and family are meeting daily at their Kahawa Sukari Estate home from 3:00pm and Sagas Hotel, Thika Road at 6.00 pm for prayers and funeral preparation.

The cortege leaves Kenyatta University Teaching and Referral Hospital Mortuary on Tuesday 28th March, 2023 at 7.00 am for a funeral service at ACK St. Peter’s Cathedral, Nyeri Town and thereafter interment at her family home in Githakwa Village, Karaihu Sub-Location, Tetu, Nyeri County.

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

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

Virginia Wausi Kioko

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the death of Virginia Wausi Kioko, which occurred on 16th March, 2023. Until her demise, she worked with the National Environment Management Authority (NEMA).

Daughter to Charles Mutua Musau and Margaritta Wavinya of Katina Village, Matungulu Sub-county, Tala.

Wife to Albhanus Kioko. Mother to the late Kelvin Nzau, Fedelis Musau and Bramwell Nzioka.

In-law to John Wambua, Regina Ndinda, Dorothy Kalekye, Aliphonse Muli, Philomena Syombua, and Mary Wanza.

Sister to Kivindyo, Anthony, Lydia, Kennedy, Musau, the late Kilonzo, Lennah and Muoki.

Aunty to Stanley, Cyrus, Matuku, Makau, Kamangulwa, among others.

Cousin to Mutheu King’esi, Kalulu King’esi, among others.

Family and friends are meeting at her home in Kikaatini Village,Tala, from 2.00pm.

The cortege will leave-Montezuma Funeral Home, Machakos on 29th March, 2023 at 8.00am. Burial will take place on the same day at her home in Kikaatini Village,Tala. Mass will start at 12:00 noon.

Eternal rest grant her oh Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon Virginia.

Ruth Wanjiru Njatha

it is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the passing on of our beloved mother Ruth Wanjiru Njatha (Mama Shiku), formerly of Judiciary.

Loving Wife to the Late John Jeremiah Njathaa (JN). Mother to Shiku, Wambui, Gitau, Wangari and Kiki. Mother-in-love to Muchai, Joram and Ian.

Daughter to the late Joseph Ng’ang’a and Damaris Wambui of Muthiga.

Daughter-in-law to the late Jeremiah and the late Ruth Gitau of Githunguri.

Doting grandmother to Sky, Adrian, Ronnie and Robin.

Sister to the late Kamande, Waweru, Njenga, the late Njoki, Kihara and Waiganjo. Auntie and cousin to many.

Prayers and meetings are being held daily at her home.

There will be a requiem mass held at the Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church – Buruburu Phase 3, on Monday 27th March, 2023 at 2:00pm.

Burial will be held on Tuesday 28th March, 2023 at 10:00am at her home in Thakwa village, Githunguri Sub-location, Kiambu.

All that is loved is never lost, Mum you fought a good fight. We love you.

Senior Chief (Rtd) Samuel Kipruto Koech (Kapsorobit)

1945 to I3th March 2023

It is with profound sadness and humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the sudden demise of the Senior Chief (RTD) Samuel Kipruto Koech on 13th March 2023.

He was born in 1945 in Mogoget village of Nandi County to the late Kipkoech Arap Kurgat and the Late Cheboo Kurgat, the late Salome Kurgat and the late Sarah Kurgat.

Loving brother of the Late Edwin Koech, late Jeremiah Koech, late Gideon Buigut, late Eunice Mutai,Vivian Rona, Irene Saina, Milcah Kirui, Rhodah Rop and Ruth Kios. He was a step brother to the late Arap Mutai, late Arap Kerich,Arap Mosbei, late Kiptormoi Soy, Chebet, the late Martin, David, Ezekiel, Hosea, Japheth, Cheruto, Julia and Bethsheba, Kipchirchir and the late Chebitok.

He was married to Joyce Koech and were blessed with eight children; Noah Ruto (Prisons-Kitale), Maj Samson Sorobit (RTD) (Senate), Stephen Cheruiyot, Ann Cherono, Rael Chepkemei, Rahab Jepkemboi, Nicanor Kiplimo and Hillary Kipchirchir. He was the father-in-law to Helen Ruto, Marykaren Sorobit, Late Phylis Koech, Late Grace Koech and Stella Sorobit.

Son-in-law to Chebochok Arap Barno (Kaptitilit).

He was blessed with many grandchildren and great grandchildren.

The Late Samuel Koech served as the Senior Chief Soy Location, Uasin Gishu County from 1981-2000. He was greatly involved in Ploughing contest and emerged the National Ploughing contest Champion for three editions and represented Kenya in World Ploughing contest in Australia in 1982, Great Britain in 1984 and Austria in 1987.

The cortege leaves Eldoret Hospital at 09.00 a.m. on Monday, 27th March 2023 to his home in Muyengik Village, Soy Constituency, Uasin Gishu County. Interment will be done on Tuesday, 28th March, 2023 at his home.

Matthew 5:4 “Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted.”