Zipporah Kananu James

Sunrise: 1937 – Sunset: 17/07/2019

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the death of Zipporah Kananu James which occurred on 17th July, 2019 after a long illness bravely borne.

Daughter of the late Mathayo M’Aburugua and the late Salome Mwitiabi M’Aburugua. Beloved wife of the late Cllr. Kirianki Muriithi Mwithiga. Mother of Esther Nkirote, Charles Kirima, Silas Kinoti, the late Jane Kinaitore, Lucy Gacheri, Laban Kithinji, Newton Muriki and Fridah Kagwiria. Mother-in-law of Peter Mwiti, Florence Kirima, Rhodah Kinoti, Stephen Kirimi, Fridah Kithinji and Christine Muriki.

Adored grandmother of Faith Mwiti, Grace Mwiti, Joshua Mwiti, Mark Kirima, Eric Kirima, Doreen Kinoti, Dennis Kinoti, Ken Kirimi, Glory Kirimi, Muriuki Kirimi, Jacqueline Kithinji Maureen Kithinji, Prudence Muriki, Micah Muriki and Mark Muriki. ,  Sister of the late Elizabeth Nkatha, Gideon M’Rimberia, the late Shadrack M’Mwitari, the late Margaret Nduru, the late Japhet Kiburi and Francis Muthuri. Sister-in-law of late Peter M’Mwithimbu Mwithiga and late Nkatha Mwithiga.

Family and friends are meeting daily for fellowship and funeral arrangements at her home in Kambakia village, Municipality Location, Meru County and at the All Saints Cathedral, Nairobi on Monday 22nd and Wednesday 24th July, 2019 from 5.30pm to 7.30pm.

The cortege leaves Meru Funeral Home at 10.00am on Friday 26th July, 20 I 9 for funeral service and burial at her home, Kambakia Village in Meru County.

Farewell thee Mum. In God’s Hands you rest; in our hearts you live forever. Amen!

Zakariah Wamutitu Wanderi

Thika Water and Sewerage Company regrets to announce the demise of Zakariah Wamutitu Wanderi which occurred on 16th July, 2019.

Son of late chief John Wanderi Koigu and late Rahab Muthoni Wanderi. Beloved husband of Joyce Muthoni Wamutitu. Loving father of Margaret Njoki and Eliud Ngige. Brother of Peter Munuhe, Jane Wambui Gicheru, Joshua Wachira, David Ndiritu alias (Abdala), and Michael Kaharu Wanderi.

Family and friends are meeting for prayers and funeral arrangements at Chos and Choice Thika stadium Hall, his home in Goshen village and at his rural home in Gakanga village, Endarasha Location, Nyeri County.

The cortege will leave General Kago funeral home in Thika on 24th July, 2019 at 7.00 am for his ancestral home in Gakanga village, Endarasha Location, Kieni West Sub-County, Nyeri County followed by prayers and burial ceremony.

Thomas Kimani

It is with great sadness and acceptance of God’s will that we announce the death of Thomas Kimani of Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A on 10/07/2019.

Son of Mr. Raphael Wainoga and Joyce Kahithe of Riruta. Husband of Margaret Gitau. Father of Jason Sam Kimani of Baltimore. Brother of Joan Wambui (CESP Africa) and Olive Waithera (U.O.N). Dear uncle of Olive Kagundu, Ashley, Shakima, Andrea, Adrian, Carwyn, Jameel (Baltimore, MD), Raphael among others. Nephew of Nancy Wambui Kimani of Baltimore, MD and among others. Cousin of Ciku Kongo, Christine (Bobo), Olive (Sera), James (Kim), Martin, all of Baltimore, MD among others.

Family and friends are meeting daily at his parent’s home in Riruta from 5.00pm for funeral arrangements.

The cortege leaves Umash Funeral Home on Friday 16/07/2019 at 9:00am for a funeral service and burial at Langata cemetery from 10:30am.

Sr. Pauline Mary Weisiko

The Franciscan sisters of St. Joseph Asumbi announce the demise of their beloved Sister Pauline Mary Weisiko of Migori County, Isibania Parish, Kuria District, Bugembe Location, Isibania Sub-location which occurred on 14th June, 2019.

Daughter of the late Mzee Bernard Mugita and Mama Elizabeth Matinde. Sister of the late Catherine Boke, the late John Marwa, Teresa Nyangige, Fredrick Mwita, Colleta Mokono, Agnes Gati, Everestus Muniko, Hyacinta Matinde and Charles Gesongo.

The cortege leaves ChristaMariane Mission Hospital Mortuary Kisii on 24th July, 2019 for reception Mass at St. Theresa’s Asumbi Mother House Chapel at 4:30pm.

Funeral and Burial Mass will take Place at St. Theresa Catholic Church on Thursday 25th July, 2019 at 10:00am, thereafter the body will be laid to rest at Asumbi Cemetery.

Phillie Muthoni Maremma

1973 – 2019

It is with our deepest sorrow that we inform you of the death of our beloved daughter, sister and aunt, Phillie Muthoni Maremma on July 17th 2019.

She was predeceased by her dad J.J. Maremma. She leaves her loving memories to be cherished by; her mum Phoebe Waithira Maremma; her brothers Robin and Graham; her sisters Loretta, Helene and Lillian; her loving nieces Natasha, Haifa and Joelle, and her nephews Jake, Gabriel and Elijah.

Following an intimate ceremony with the family, she was cremated on July 21st per her wishes.

A memorial service to celebrate her life will be held on Wednesday July 24th 2019, 11:00 am at the family home in Ngong.

Muchangi Wachira `Our Hero’

It is with humble acceptance of Gods will that we announce the passing on of our hero Muchangi Wachira on 17th July 2019.

Son of the late Wachira and Mary Watetu of Karega , thuririo sub location, lriani location Othaya, Nyeri County. Loving husband of Mrs Beatrice Njeri. Father of the late Wachira, Consolata (Kasarani), the late Matawa, Muruga (Kid), Simon Peter (Mairo-inya), Sabina (AMS GROUP LTD), Gichuki (NRB), Wamucii (Nyeri), Macharia (Pangani), Wangui (Mai-Mahiu) and Kanyi (Naromoru). Brother of the late Wamucii Ruoro (Kianganda) and Wachera (Kabaru). Son-in-law of the late Matawa and Njoki Father-in-law Nyiha, Wakanyi, the late Eunice, Muthoni, Njeri,Wambui and Karanja.

Uncle of Ruoro’s and Kamau’s. Grandfather of Muchangi, Njeri, Wambui, Waithima, Watetu and Bonny (Wachira’s), Bonny, Wachira, Carol, Macharia and Maina (Watetu’s), Njeri and Njoki (Matawa’s), Muchangi and Machira (Muruga’s), Victoria and Chris (Njoki’s), Wamae and Njeri (Gichuki’s), Alphine (Wamucii), Muchangi and Njeri (Macharia’s), Jimmy (Karanja), Luis and Allan (Kanyi).He was blessed with very many great grandchildren.

Friends and family are meeting daily at his Karega village home for prayers from 4p.m.

The cortege leaves Out span Funeral home on Wednesday 24th July, 2019 at 7:00 a.m. Burial service will be held at AIPCA Kirindiri, church from 10:00a.m and burial will be held at his karega home thereafter.

“In God’s hand you rest, in our hearts you remain forever, Amen.”

Mrs Hellen Gitiri Mugo (Mwalimu)

We celebrate the life of Mrs Hellen Gitiri Mugo (Mwalimu) proprietor and director, Hillstar Academy who was called to heaven on 20th July 2019. She was a long serving Principal of Mugoiri Girls High School and thereafter Deputy Director of Education, Murang’a County.

Hellen was the loving wife of Mr Paul Mugo Macharia and the daughter of the late Peter Karuma Guthera and the late Faith Njeri Guthera of Kahuro village. Hellen was the mother of Elsie Betty Wanjiru, Lillian Catherine Njeri, Mary Teresa and Alex Ndung’u, Nancy and Bernard Matimu, Francis and Lucy Chehe Macharia, Maina Mugo and Janet, Catherine and Peter Maina, Anna Muhithe and Rose and Stephen Kinuthia.

She was the only sister to Captain Nelson Patrick Baiyu and a sister in-law to many. She leaves behind 26 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. An advocate for family and unity, Mrs Hellen Mugo was a great mother, teacher and friend to many.

Prayers are being held today Tuesday 23rd July and Wednesday 24th July at 5:30pm at her children’s home in Ridgeways and on Thursday 25th July and Friday 26th July at All Saints Cathedral Nairobi at 5:30pm. Friends and family are also meeting daily in the afternoon at her home in Gitaro village, Mugoiri location in Murang’a county for prayers.

There will be a requiem mass on Saturday 27th July 2019 at 3:00pm at the home in Ridgeways.

The cortege will leave Lee Funeral Home on Monday 29th July 2019 at 6:00am for a funeral mass at Mugoiri Catholic Parish Church at 10:00am and thereafter interment shall follow at her home in Gitaro village, Mugoiri location.

“How good and pleasant it is when God’s people live together in unity!”

Michael Kizito Otieno Mboi

15th April 1945 – 14th July 2019

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we accept the death of Mr. Michael Kizito Otieno Mboi, Proprietor Alendo Chemist, Homa Bay.

Son of the late Mzee Augustinus Mboi and the late Mama Celina Ariando. Step son of the late Mama Teresia and the late Mama Clementina. Son-in-law of the late Mzee Nelson Ondiegi and the late Mama Beldina Ondiegi. Loving husband of Dorcas Akelo Otieno. Father of the late Florence Atieno, Phyllis Mboi- EGPAF Homa Bay, Stephen Omondi – Sightsavers Nairobi, Celestine Mboi- KCB, Edna Mboi – Google Africa 118 Kisumu, Nelson Emmanuel Ochieng – Businessman Homa Bay and Nelson Odhiambo- Nairobi City Water and Sewerage company. Brother of the late Pascalia, the late Fleria, the late Benadus, the late Ouko, the late Filista, Birgita, Ngome and Magdalena.

Father in law of David Omollo, Dorothy Apondi- NBK, Juma Amimo- KCB, Timothy Ouma – Unaitas and Lucy Awan. Brother in law of Suslia Ngiela, Philgona Oywaya, Consolata Njugu, Esther Ngome among others. Uncle of Eng. Michael Ngwalla, Owaga Sangra, late Odira Sangra, Charles, late Bukei, Otieno, Anthony, Danish, Joseph, John, Perez, Jane, Clarise among others. Grandfather of Omondi Irene, Lewis, Lizel, Dave Emery, Ludovico, Ignatius, Alexander, Harwie, Jayden, Nicole, joy, Mich and Kelsie.

There will be a fundraiser on Wednesday, 24th July 2019 at Holy Family Basilica St John Paul Hall from 5 pm. Contributions may also be made to Mpesa Pay Bill Number 794054, Otieno Mboi Account number ( insert your name).

The cortege leaves St. Camillus Mortuary, Sori on Thursday 01st August 2019 at 10.00 a.m. for Holy Mass at St. Celine Alendo Church before heading to his home for night vigil.

Burial will be on Friday 02nd August 2019 at his home in Alendo Village led by Catholic Church, Karungu Parish.

Rest in perfect peace Wuod Nam, Otigo Daktari.

Mary Wairimu Daniel

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the demise of Mary Wairimu Daniel who passed on, on Monday 15th July, 2019.

Daughter of the late Muiruri Gitari and the late Josephine Wanjiru. Loving wife of the late Daniel Kinyanjui. Loving mother of Hellen and Justice S.M. Kibunja, Peter and Nancy, Stephen and Wanjiru, Joyce and Geoffrey, Susan and Mutulu, the late John and the late Paul. Step-sister of Wanjiru, Wairimu, Njoki, Wairima, Thiong’o and the late Kamande. Grandmother and great-grandmother of many.

Family and friends are meeting daily at her home in Githunguri Village, Kandara for prayers and funeral arrangements.

The cortege leaves General Kago Funeral home on Wednesday 24th July 2019 at 8:00am for funeral service at A.C.K Githunguri Church at 10:00am, thereafter burial at her home in Githunguri Village, Kandara Sub-County, Murang’a County from 12:00pm on the same day.

Your light will always shine, never to be forgotten. Loved by many and a woman of true faith.

Mama Joyce Mikali Awinja Lusiola

It is with deep sorrow and humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the passing on of our Matriarch, Lay leader Joyce Mikali Awinja Lusiola of Springside Place, Ebusiratsi Elukongo, Ebusiratsi Location, Emuhaya Sub County, Vihiga County.

Wife of the Late Musa Mackenzie Lusiola (former District Commissioner) and daughter of the Late Isaya Abusieye Litalanga and Rebeccah Amisi Abusieye. Daughter in Law to the lace Samuel Malala M’malenge. Joyce Mikali Awinja Lusiola was mother of Kenneth E. Lusiola, Lawrence Lusiola, the late Vincent Lusiola, the late Eunice Achwanya, the late Clement Lusiola, Hannington Agoi Lusiola, Marion Simiia, the late David Lusiola, the late Charles Lusiola and Fredah Ainwick. Stepmother to the late Bernard W. Lusiola and the late Margaret Liavuli Muhingi. Mother-in-Law of Grace Jendeka Lusiola, Anne Omenda Lusiola, Betty Georgina Lusiola, Dorcas Syombua Lusiola, the lace Judy Lusiola, the late Halima Lusiola, Eva Wambui Lusiola, Irene Wanjiku Lusiola, Rose Kagonya, the late Agneta Simuli, the late Ben Muhingi, the late Milkah Lusiola, Prof. Oliver Achwanya, and David Alnwick.

Grandmother of the late Albert Lusiola, Aggrey Muhingi, Sammy Moses Lusiola, Tony Merrit Lusiola, Elvis Avisa Lusiola, Sammy Ramadhan Lusiola,Alex Lusiola, Joy Ambwaya Lusiola, Sammy Otsembo Lusiola., Mika Lusiola, Kym Adisa Alnwick-Allu and 29 others and several great grand children. Sister-in-law of the late Joel W. Malala, the late Dinah K. Agoi, the late Nathan N. Mugalo, the late Major (Rtd). Hudson P. lmbusi, Zachariah M. Kadenyi, Henry M. Isigi, the late Francis I. Malala, Martha Adisa Aloce, late Phoebe Kadenge Avisa, late Aggrey Malala Agoi, the late Judith Lugusi Silali, the late Jane Idalia Mukabana, the late Edward Amugune Luvaha Malala, Kenneth Malala Avisa, James Malala Angaya., Dr. Edgar Kadenyi.

An auntie to the Malala’s,Agors, Mugalo’s, Imbusis’s, Kadenyi’s, lsigi’s, Idagiza’s, Note’s, Avisa’s, Silali’s, Mukabana’s, Amugune’s, Angaya’s, Shiramba’s, Otabile’s, Mweseli’s, Namangwa’s, Mulama’s, Mwavali’s and Luseno’s and Mrs. Redempta Amisi and many others.

The body is preserved at Jumuia Friends Funeral Home, Kaimosi. The cortege leaves for her home at Springside Place, Ebusiratsi Elukongo, Ebusiratsi Location, Emuhaya Sub County, Vihiga County on Thursday 25th July 2019 for a Church Service at Elukongo Church of God at 11:00 a.m. and thereafter to her home.

The burial Service and interment will be held on 27th July 2019 at her home beginning at 11.00am.

May her soul rest in eternal peace.