Francis Njehu Moko

It is with deep sorrow and humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the passing on of Mr Francis Njehu Moko of Huntsville Texas, which occurred on Tuesday afternoon the 18th of February 2020.

Dear husband of Teresiah Wangui. Loving dad of Franciscah Wangari and Teddy Moko. Son of the late Daniel Moko Gachini and the late Edith Wangari Moko. Brother of Mwalimu Paul Karanja Moko, the late James Muiruri, the late Joyce Wangari, Lucy Muthoni,Veronica Wanjiru, Patrick Kangere, Dominic Kahunyuro, Margaret Njeri and Magdalene Wairimu. Son-in-law of the late Michael Ngugi Kago and Magdalene Muthoni Ngugi. Brother-in-law of Mary Mwaura, Mirriam Ngugi, LucyAnn Ngugi, Daniel Ngugi, John Ngugi and Joseph Ngugi. Granddad of Casey Muthoni among others.

Family and friends are meeting daily at his family home, Githunguri, Kiambu County from 4pm.

The Cortege leaves Lee Funeral Home, Nairobi, on Wednesday 04/03/2020 at 9Am.The funeral service will be at Holy Family Catholic Church Githunguri starting at 11Am, followed by burial at home near Joseph’s High School Githunguri.

Dad, your life was a blessing, your memory a treasure; you are loved beyond words and missed beyond measure.

Rev. Fr. Robert Ribiro Maina

Born: 18/10/1974 – Died: 22/2/2020

The Catholic Diocese of Malindi would like to announce the sudden death of Rev. Fr. Robert Ribiro Maina of St. John the Baptist Parish, Watamu. The death occurred on Saturday evening, 22nd February 2020 through a tragic road accident.

He was born on 18th October 1974 and was ordained Priest on 17th March 2012. After his ordination, he served in many Capacities and Parishes within the Diocese among them St Francis of Assisi Parish – Baharini, St Joseph the worker Parish – Marafa as a Parish Priest, Motolese School as Principal, St. Anthony Cathedral and St. John the Baptist Parish Watamu where he served last before his demise. Fr. Robert was also the National Chairman of the Catholic Private Education Institutions Association – Kenya (CaPEIA).

Fr. Robert was beloved son of the late Hillary Maina Njuguna and Lydia Waithera Maina. He was brother to Lawrence Njuguna, George Ngan’ga (Allan), Raphael Guchu, Roseline Njeri, Sr. Josephine Wanjiku Maina, and the Late Dorcas Wairimu Maina. Uncle and cousin to many.

The cortege leaves Star Hospital in Malindi on Monday 2nd March 2020 at 11am to St. John the Baptist Parish – Watamu, followed by viewing of the body and thereafter Requiem Mass which will start at 2:00 p.m at the same venue. After Mass, the cortege will leave for St. Anthony Cathedral Malindi for night vigil starting at 6pm.

In the morning of Tuesday 3rd March 2020, the cortege leaves St. Anthony Cathedral Malindi at 9am with a procession via Malindi – Lamu road to Bishop Francis Baldacchino Primary School where the Funeral mass will be held starting at 10:00 a.m. Thereafter, burial will take place at Zawadi House (next to Bishop Francis Baldacchino Primary School/Pope Francis Rescue Centre Malindi).

Eternal rest grant unto him O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon him, May he rest in Eternal Peace. Amen.

Esther Mukonyo Gitonga

Sunrise: 16/05/1984 – Sunset: 25102/2020

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the sudden death of Esther Mukonyo Gitonga.

Beloved daughter of the late Reuben Gitonga Kyule and Agnes Mukonyo. Sister of Benard Wambua, Anne Gitonga, Kennedy Kitili, the late Charles Kioko and Daniel Mutuku. Fiancée to Boniface Olingo. Cousin of Grace Kyule and Anne Kyule.Aunty of Ashley Ciru, Natalie Mwangi, Monica Wanza, Wambui, Agnes, Brian and Robert. Niece of Gladys Wanza.

Family and friends are meeting daily at Norwich Towers at 5.30pm.

Burial details will be communicated in due course.

Philippians 1:21 “For to me, to live is Christ and to die is gain”. Fare Thee Well

Eng. Peter Muriithi Kuria

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the death of Eng. Peter Muriithi Kuria – who until his death was the Technical Director at Wanjohi Mutonyi Consult Ltd who passed on while undergoing treatment in Manipal Hospitals in Delhi -India.

Loving husband of Priscilla Wanjiru. Devoted Father of Joan Kagure, Cynthia Wangui and Nicholas Kuria. Son of the late Joseph Kuria Kimathi, the late Grace Kagure and the late Agatha Gathoni. Son in law of the late Snr Chief Francis Wambugu Wanyika and Mrs Regina Wangui. Brother of Jeremiah Gichohi & Eunice Njoki, Moses Ndiritu & Beatrice Wanjiru,Anne Wangui & Oliver Kanyi, Robert Gitata & Josephine Mumbua. Brother in law of Paul Wanyika & Dr Hannah Wanyika, Margaret Kanyari & Paul Kanyari, Peter Kago, Agnes Wanjiku, Joseph Wambugu & Gladwell Njoki, David Wahome, Cecilia Kagure, Gabriel Gikiri & Ruth Wanjiku. Uncle of many.

Prayers and burial arrangements are taking place at St. Andrews PCEA Church in Nairobi along Nyerere road from 5.30pm to 7.30pm from 26th February 2020 and daily at his parents home in Ruruguti village, kiandemi sub location, South, Othaya sub county, Nyeri county from 6pm to 8pm.

Burial date to be announced later.

Emma Awuor Arudo

28/07/1963 – 12/02/2020

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the death of Mrs. Emma Awuor Arudo, wife of Mr. John Ogony Arudo of Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology (MMUST), daughter of Mzee Fanuel Ong’ombe and Sheila Ong’ombe of Kobong’o Sublocation, Kano.

Mother of Benson Arudo of Maseno University, Eliud Ong’ombe formerly of Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology and Sheila Alice Achieng of Lethbridge College, Alberta, Canada. Foster mother of Samuel Hussein Onyiego and his wife Dico Hussein Onyiego. Sister of The Late Bertha Ombogo, Carey Ong’ombe, Lydia Ong’ombe, Micheal Ong’ombe, Dan Miyumo, Victor Ong’ombe, Susan Adongo. Carol Odago. Sister in law of The Lace Eliud Ochola, The Late James Arudo, Dr. Tobias Arudo, Margaret Achieng, The Late Benson Ombogo, The Late Major Nicholas Adongo and Hesborn Odago. Daughter-in-law of The Late Benson Arudo and The Late Mrs. Alice Arudo of Nyabera Village, West Uyoma Location. Mother-in-law of Mary Lydia Agure Arudo formerly of Kenyatta University. “Nyawana” of The Late John Agure and Josephine Agure.

There will be a fundraiser at All Saints Cathedral, Nairobi, Kenya, on Saturday, 29th February 2020 from 5:30pm.

The cortege leaves Umash Funeral Home, Mbagathi Road, Nairobi on 5th February 2020 at 9am for a service at ACK Church, Kanisani Road, Nkoroi, Rongai, Kajiado County and thereafter to her Nkoroi home.

The body leaves Nkoroi home on Friday, 6th February 2020 at 2 am for a service at 1pm at Saint Peter’s ACK Church Nyabera, West Uyoma Location and thereafter to The Late Benson Arudo’s home in Nyabera Village. Burial will take place on Saturday 7th FebruallY 2020 in Nyabera Village, Uyoma Kokwiri, Rariecia District at 10am.

May God Rest Her Soul in Eternal Peace.

“Honor her for all that her hands have done, and let her works bring her praise O the city gate” Proverbs 31:31

Elder Evans Obiero Machoka

We the Machoka family are announcing death of Elder Evans Obiero Machoka of Riamisiani Village, Gesima Location, Nyamira County.

Son of the late Mzee Thomas Machoka and the late Ruth Kwamboka Machoka. Brother of the late Moraa Onyancha, the late Nyaboke Ombati, the late Bosire, Fridah Nyangate, John, Gichana and the late Martin. Beloved husband of Salome Kemunto. Father of Zablon, Denis, Nimrod, Nelson, Ruth and Sarah. Father-in-law of Lydia, Else, Jacky, Betty,Thomas and Felix. Uncle of Eric, Irene, Esther, Samuel, Ronald, Mokeira, Nyamoita, Omwenga, Andrew, Alvin, Brian, Joan, Tom among others. Cousin of Fred Makori, Washington Bosire, Duke Obiero, Daniel Mogaka, Hezron Mogaka, Veronica Kemunto among others.

Brother-in-law of (Rtd) Justice David Onyancha, Okioi Nyangate, the late Judith Bosire, Periah Nyambane, Margaret Gichana, Mary Obegi, Peter Mouko, Pastor Mouko, Lawyer James Mouko, Norah Manyara and many others. Son-in law of the late Eliakim Mouko & Hellen Nyaboe. Korera of Hezron Magara & Billah Magara, Gervasio Mathiu & Phylis Mathiu, Pastor Joel Okindo & Rehema Okindo and the late Monica Nduku. Grandfather of Diana, Cyprian, Kendi, Alfred, Monique, Gianah, Lamin, Tamara among others.

The committee is meeting daily at Norwich building, 7th floor RM 5B. Main fundraiser will be on Tuesday 03/03/2020 at the same venue from 5.00 pm and his Nyamataro home on 01/03/2020 as from 12 noon.

The cortege leaves Kenyatta University Referral Hospital on 05/03/2020 at 7.30 am after memorial service. Burial will be on 06/03/2020 at his Nyamataro home, next to Nyabururu Girls High School, Kisii County.

Benson Wanyonyi Watiangu

The Agricultural Finance Corporation regrets to announce the untimely death of Mr. Benson Wanyonyi Watiangu on 22nd February, 2020 following a tragic road accident. Until his demise, he was working at our Turbo Branch.

Son of the late Mr. Watiangu Nalukhesi and Mrs. Rael Nekesa. Loving husband of Christabel Wanyonyi. Father of Dan, Clinton, Tony, Diana, Bright, Michelle, Wilfred, Gonsalves and Vivian.

The cortege leaves Kiminini Funeral Home on Friday 28th February 2020. Funeral service and burial will take place on Saturday 29th February 2020 at his rural home in Kapretwa, Musemwa village, Saboti Sub County, Trans Nzoia County starting 11.00 am.

“I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course and kept the faith, now is in store the crown of righteousness reserved for me”. 2 Timothy 4: 7-8

Bennedette Muthanje Njagi (Fides)

 Sunrise: 1939 – Sunset: 2020

It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing on of our beloved Bennedette Muthanje Njagi (Fides) on 23rd February 2020, at Pandya Memorial hospital Mombasa.

Firstborn daughter of the late Silas Njagi (Karimoni) and the late Felicita Kanini. Caring mother of Grace Murugi Muthanje and doting Grandmother of Shadrack Kiama.

Sister of the late Sarah Wanjovi & Benjamin Kenyagoh, Janerose Wacuka Njagi, Jane Wandiri Njagi, Eng Josephat Njagi & Jane Njagi and QS John Njagi & Sophie Njagi. Auntie of Gabriel & Beth, Grace & Bernard, Silvia & Isaac, Musangi (USA), Stella & Patrick, Alex & Carol, Anthony & Pauline, Victoria & Dennis, Grace, Roy, Faith, Wendy, Brian, Ian, Gwyron and Ryan. Grandaunt to many

Meetings are being held at Kithungururu home and at her house in Tudor Mombasa. There will be a meeting in Nairobi Railway Club, opposite Capital Hill Towers from 5.30 pm on Monday 2rd March.

The cortege leaves Gakwegori Funeral Home on Wednesday, 4th March 2020 at 8.00am, for the funeral at Kithungururu village, Njukiri Ward, Embu County.

May God Almighty rest her Soul in eternal peace!

Alice Mugure Maina

1967 – 2020  

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the promotion to glory of Alice Mugure Maina (Mrs Mburu, Principal St. Thomas Aquinas Ithangarari, Gatanga) that occurred during an emergency treatment at Metropolitan Hospital, Buruburu on Sunday 23rd February 2020.

Daughter of Priscilla Wanjiru Mbogo and the late Onesmus Maina Kamari (Murang’a). Loving wife of James Mburu Kamau (Limuru) and a cherished mother of their 3 sons, Kennedy Irungu Mburu (Gatanga), Augustine Kamau Mburu (Kenyatta University) and Paul Mwangi Mburu (MKU Thika). Sister of the late Jennifer Wairimu. Gladys Wanjugu (Kiria-ini), Stephen Mbogo (Mboma • Enterprises). Sister-in-law of Lilian Mbogo, Ann, Alice, Catherine, Joyce, Milkah, Pauline and Rajab.An aunt and a loving grandma of many.

Family and friends are meeting for prayers & burial preparations at her marital home in Limuru, Maanguo at 6pm, Bahati Nairobi and Gatanga in Murang’a.

The cortege leaves. K.U Funeral Home — Thika Road on Thursday 5th March 2020 at 9am & will proceed for her interment at her home (Limuru, Maanguo).

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

Alice Demba Arudo

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the death of Mrs. Alice Demba Arudo, wife of The Late Benson Arudo Opiyo and Co-wife to Dorca Ahoyo and Perez Ombuk Arudo of Nyabera Village, West Uyoma Location,

Daughter of The Late Okaka Nyar Obala and the Late Radier Wuon Okoth of Nyamonye, Yimbo location. Mother of the Late Eliud Ochollar Arudo, the Late James Arudo, Dr. Tobias Arudo, Mr. John Arudo (Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology) and Margaret Achieng of Kajulu Location. Step-mother of Lilian Soti, Elisha, Maurice, Thomas, among others.

Sister of the Late Paskalia Bala, the Late Risper Sijenyi and Ex-Deputy Mayor Edwin Radier of Magare Village. Mother-in-law of Cecilia Ochollar, Lilian Ochollar, Lewnidah Otieno, Judith Otieno. Dr. Rose Opiyo (Nairobi University), the Late Alfred Aduol. .

“Nyawana” of The Late Musa Obilo, Gwassi, The Late Jectone Owili, Mama Lilian Owili and Perez Owili, The Late Edward Orondo and The Late Rebba Nasike, Mzee Fanuel Ong’ombe Sheila Ong’ombe, The late Sylvester Okelo and The Late Yuanita Aduol.

Grandmother to Beatty, Steve, Martin, Bennie, Robert, Junior, among others.

There will be a fundraiser at All Saints Cathedral, Nairobi, Kenya, on Saturday, 29th February 2020 from 5:30pm.

The cortege leaves Matangwe Funeral Home, Bondo on Friday, 6th February 2020 at 10am for a service at 1pm at Saint Peter’s ACK Church Nyabera, West Uyoma Location and thereafter to her home.

Burial will take place on Saturday, 7th February 2020 at her home in Nyabera Village, Uyoma Kokwiri, Rarieda District at 10am.

May God Rest Her Soul in Eternal Peace.

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