Aidah Njambi Manyara

It is with humble acceptance of Gods will that we announce the passing on of Aidah Njambi Manyara of Dandora Estate Phase II on 24th July 2017.

Daughter of the late Hebron Manyara and the late Rose Wangui,. Sister of the late Fridah Wairimu, Hannah Nyambura, the late Janet Wangeo, Martin Moses Muchai, Edith Mugure, the late Peter Waitari and Dorcas Wambui. Mother of Nahashon Ciira and Leah Njoki, the late Mannasse Manyara, Rose Wangui and Stephen Kiritu and the late Martin Mwiiri. Grandmother of Njeri, Manyara. Mercy Njambi, James Ngatia, Kelvin Manyara and Daniel Maina, Great grandmother of Shawn.

Friends and family are meeting daily at her brothers home at Korio and Dandora phase II opposite Dandora Secondary School and at Nyayo Estate Embakasi, Court house 176. The cortege leaves Kijabe Mission Hospital Mortuary on Saturday 29th July 2017 at 9.00 am. Burial will take place on the same day at her farm in Korio Village

YOU have fought the good fight you have finished the race:2 Timothy 4:7 Rest in Peace.

Mzee Samson Masiga Junge

05/03/1938 – 22/07/2017

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the sad demiseof Mr.Samson Masiga Junge which occurred on 22nd July, 2017 in Eldoret.

Dear husband of Mary Ogesa Junge and Agneta Junge. Father of Sanny Sichari Junge (Late),  Salome Junge(Moi University), Fanice Waswa (KCAUniversity), tinet Wadidwa, Fredrick Junge (Late), Harrison Bwire (Kabarak University), Winstone Ojiambo (Noble Sacco Society Ltd), Evans Junge, Risbon Junge (Nestaspaw), Godwin Junge (Moi University), Maureen Junge-Seje (Commissionon Revenue Allocation) and Millicent Akoch (Corner of Hope Sch), Bilha Junge, Phillip Masika Junge (Liberty life), Dennis Junge(Late),Walter Junge (Late),Sylvia Junge, Vivian Junge(Tulu Sch. Ug), Morris Junge, Lonnah junge (Star Mobile), Levinta Junge. Father-in-law of Christine, Mukwa Waswa,  Sylvester, Auma, Rahab, Carren, Brigid, Milka, Nancy and Nick. Grandpa of Edgar, Solo, Willy, Brian, Joel, Richy, Fredy, Tina, Nancy, Rambo, Cason, Sifa, Ryan, Natasha, Sanny, Leon, Jesse, Billy, Razel, Shirlene, Samara, Imani, Hope, Jackob, Mike, Esther, Sam, Abbi, Zani, Japheth. Brother of Achieno Mayabi, Grace Mayabi, Joan Hasa, Were Junge, Dr. Manson Sichari and Noah Sombo. Uncle of Prof. Mayabi, Vincent, Ngira, Owen, Eugene.

The memorial service and burial will take place on 29th July, 2017 at his home in Bukhulungu village (Funyula) Busia County from 10.00 a.m.

In God’s hand you rest but in our hearts you live forever.

Prisca Ayuko Ndege Aswani

On the morning of 18th July 2017, our family library burnt down with the passing of our matriarch Prisca Ayuko Ndege Aswani. Kukhu as she was fondly known lived well into her late 90’s was the daughter of the late Musa Esilaba and Debora Nyakowa of Ebusiratsi, Ebulonga Bunyore.

Loving wife of the late Javan Ang’ana Aswani and daughter in law of Aswani wa Mukaka and Anyoso. Mother of the late Charles Aswani, Rev. Julia Opisa, Jael Waswa, the late Edwin Omuelema, The late Dick Teiye, Jessica Adika, baby Loyce, Musa Aswani, Florence “Super” Mbinga and baby Josephat. Sister of Samuel Omboko.

Sister-in-law of Eba, Omulokoli and Sofia. Mother-in-law of the late Priscilla Aswani, the late Stephen Omengo, Johnstone Wefwafwa, Judith, the late Helen, Agnes Aswani, the late Ruth Aswani, Patrick Adika, Zipporah Aswani and Wycliffe Mbinga. Kukhu of over 50, great grandmother of 80 and great-great grandmother of 5.

Burial takes place on Saturday 29th July 2017 at her home in Askote- Luanda

Peter Munene Bunyi

It is with humble acceptance of Gods will that we announce the death of Mr. Peter Munene Bunyi of Ting’ang’a Village, Kiambu County

Son of the late Bunyi Nduati and the late Leah Gaciku Bunyi of Ting’ang’a. Husband of Agnes Wanjiru Munene of Kenya Literature Bureau. San-in-law of Peter and Hannah Wambui Kamurwa of Gakindu, Mukuruweni. Father of Martin Bunyi and Leah Gaciku (Kenyatta University). Brother of the late Obadiah Kuira Bunyi (Impala Hotel), Grace Thuku (Kangemi), Easter Njathi (Githumu), George Nduati (Ting’ang’a), and the late Samuel Wanyoike and Hannah Nyokabi. Brother-in-law of Prof. Grace Bunyi (Kenyatta University), Francis Thuku (Ndundori), Michael Njathi (Githumu), Kirugumi, Wangang’a, Waweru, Wanjiku, Njoki, Njeri and Muthoni (Gakindu), and Joseph Gitau (Franka Insurance). Uncle of Robert Bunyi, Mark Thiongo, Edward Nduati, Mbogo Bunyi, Leah Thuku and Moses Bunyi among others. Grandfather of Don, Kuira, Mugure and Wangari among others.

Family and friends are meeting daily from 4 pm for prayers and funeral arrangements at his home at Kamunyonge,Ting’ang’a and at Accra Hotel, Nairobi. The cortege leaves Kenyatta University Funeral Home on Tuesday August 1st 2017 at 9.00am and for a funeral service at his home at Kamunyonge, Ting’ang’a Village and burial at Kagongo.

Pastor William Buruchara

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the death of Pastor William Buruchara, retired minister of the Seventh day Adventist Church, which occurred at Nairobi Hospital on 24/7/2017.

Son of late Nyamache Michoro. Brother of Absolom Nyamoko, Nyaiyonga, Boyani, Arani, all late, Ong’ondo, Makwae, Bongoye, Basweti, Simeon and, Onchwari. Brother in-law to Jerusha, Delia, late Sammy, Martha, late Mary, Lydia, Isabella, Daniel and, Florence. Semo to late Keengwe, late Osoro, Angwenyi, late Oyugi, late Mobe, late Nyamasege and late Moturi.

Husband of Aska Buruchara. Father of Robin & Josephine, late Gladys & Kebaso, Callin & Bosire, Jane & Tom, late James & late Rachel, Margaret & Jared, Pamela & Steve, Sammy & Sylvia, Clive and Diana. Grandfather to David, Happiness, Lilian, Laura, Brian, Kyle, Gloria, Mogere,Amy and others and grandchildren. Uncle to late Akisa, Bundi, joash Nyamoko (Speaker, Nyamira County), Isaac, Sammy, Kefa and others. Korera to late Okioma, Isoe, late Maroko, late Onchiri, Nyamori, ate Momanyi, late Onyambu, Hon. Prof. Ongeri, and Ongere.

Friends and family are meeting Thursday (27/7), Sunday (30/7) and Monday (31/7) starting at 5pm at LMS Guest House (adjacent to Nairobi Central SDA Church) for burial preparations. There will be a main fundraiser at Nairobi Central SDA Church (Old Sanctuary) on Tuesday 1/8/2017 starting at 5:00pm. There will be a funeral service at Nairobi Central SDA Church on Thursday 3/8/2017 between 7 am and 9 am. The cortege leaves the same day for his final resting place in Magonga, Nyamira County. The burial will take place on Friday 4, August 2017 at his home (adjacent to Magonga School) Magonga, Nyamira County.

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

Pastor Alfred Hezron Shivogo

1933 – 2017

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the passing on of Pastor Alfred Hezron Shivogo of African Church of the Holy Spirit Shabwali Centre, Lugala Mission.

Beloved husband of Mama Rosa Mutakale Shivogo. Father of Florence Mukangala, Patrick Lumumba, Beatrice Bunoro, Silvanus Shivogo, Laban Shivogo and Adelaide Imbosa. Brother of Peter Asievela, Hunter Asievela, Zablon Mutonyi, Esther Mukofu, Gladys Mugalla and Adrian Isayi. Father in-law of Rogan Tamba, Gerald Wichenje, Emmy Lumumba, Modester Khavukwi, Lindah Namachi and Juliana Iminza.

Loving grandfather of Obed Shivogo, Wesley Imbuga Shivogo, Clive Shivogo, Abigail Isoyi, Julian Muhanji, Nevi! Amwoga, Claude Litswa, Belinda Mutakale, Flavian Manda, Bruce Natsunga, Derrick Shivogo, Maurine Musavi, Kevin Tamba, Leonard Ambaka,Alvine Shivogo, Claudia Mutakale, Rhoda Khayeli, Lucy Khayeli and Brenda Mutakale.

Uncle of Mary Mukofu, Dan Mukofu, Nancy Tsisika, Edith khayeli Lydiah Mutonyi, Cedric Mutonyi, Rachael Mutola, Erick Mugalla and Benard Mulago, Winshow Asievela, Rose Asievela Charles Asievela, Caroline Asievela and Grace Asievela. Brother in-law of Major Adrian Akweywa, Sulumena Mulama and the late Andrew Shibutse

The cortege leaves Mukumu Mission Hospital on 28th July 2017 at for burial on Sunday 30th July 2017 at his home in Lusomo village,Virhembe sub-location, Kakamega County.

Moses Gitonga Gichuhi (Kagogi)

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the demise of Mr. Moses Gitonga Gichuhi (Kagogi) formerly of Barclays bank, which occurred on Friday 21st July 2017 at Kenyatta National Hospital.

Son of the late James Gichuhi and Miriam Gathoni. Husband of Alice Wacuka and Beatrice Nyambura. Beloved father of Rosemary Muthoni (Co-op Bank Nrb), Patrick Mukunga, James Gichuhi (Twyford ceramics), Caroline Cann (Uk) and Maureen Wanjiru. Brother of Martha Wangechi, Angelica Wambui, Joseph Mwangi, Ibrahim Nderitu, Esther Watheri, Peter Gichuki and Charles Kariuki. Father in law of Matthew Cann (UK) and Irene. Uncle of Gichuhi, Muthoni among others. Grandfather of Malcom Gitonga.

Family and friends are meeting daily at his home in Karia-ini village, Ibis hotel Nyeri and Emmacra Hotel NRB for prayers and fellowship. The cortege leaves the Outspan Hospital Nyeri on Saturday 29th July at 9:00 a.m. for funeral service at Kiriti A.I.P.C.A church followed by burial at his Karla-ini home.

In God’s hands you rest in our hearts we will cherish you forever.

Monicah Mukei Mwenze Mama

The family of Paul Mwenze announce the passing to glory of Monicah Mukei Mwenze MAMA on July 19th 2017 after an illness at Mulatya Memorial Hospital Makindu.

Daughter to Late Nthungila Mumbila and Nzisa Nthungila born in 1937, wife to Late Paul Mwenze, mother to Jennifer Katuku, Joyce Nthembwa, John Muli (MCA Nguumo), Michael Mbai (DCIO Wajir),Angeline Ndunge (Ngukuni Primary School),Andrew Nzuki, Carol Kathini (DAO Nyeri County).Sister to Late Wambua Nthunguli, Late Antony Kithome, Mother in Law to Mathias Mbale, Josphine Muli, Mary Mbai, Lester Nzuki. Sister in law to Late Kalunda Mwandia, Late Elizabeth Nzula, Munyoki Mwandia, Late mbithe, Kituvii Kalunda.

Grandmother to Mutinda Mathias, Lavina Mathias, Late Nzisa Mathias, Mercy Nthembwa, Carolyn Mutheu, Chris Mwendwa, Ndunge Muli, Mukei Muli, Mumbua Muli, Martha Mull, Faith Mbai, Felisters Mbai, Emma mbai, Clement Mbai, Eric Mutua, Emmanuel Wambua, Charity Nzisa, Esther nzuki, Mwenze Nzuki, Moses Nzuki, Ratzigger Nzuki, Paul Mwenze, Jude Lester. Great grandmother to Lisa. Amina, Janice Katuku, Shedrack Mwenze, Jasmin Rehema, Kyra Munyiva.

Family and friends are meeting in Makindu, War and Kiunduani for funeral arrangement. Tce Cortege leaves Kibwezi funeral home at 10.00am for requiem mass and burial on July 2017 in her home at Syengoni a few kilometers after Syengoni primary school.

Mariam Wangari Johana (Wandungo)

1914-2017 (Age 103 Years)  

Resting in the arms of the Lord It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the death of Mariam Wangari Johana (Wandungo).

Wife of the late Johana Muu Kihia. Co-wife of the late Elizabeth Nyakarimi Johana, Charity Muthoni Johana, and the late Seliphah Wanjiku Johana. Mother of Elena Nyaruai Johana, Esther Nyaruai Johana and Mwaniki Johana among many others.

She will be laid to rest at her Kahiga Home, Gachika Sub-location; Nyeri County on Saturday July 29 2017.

Lord rest Wandungo in your arms as she always sang. . Hymn: Nearer My God to Thee.

Mama Esther Wambui Wangongu

1906 – 24/01/2017

The death has occurred of EstherWambuiWangongu (Thogori) of Kinoo village Kiambu County.

Wife of  the late Rufus Wangongu Githinji. Sister of the late Daudi Mukumi Kinyanjui (Wanugi). Step sister of Samwel Ngugi Kinyanjui (Kamwuiru), James Kinuthia (Wairii) Muchina (Mbiraru),Wechege, the late Simon Muchina Kinyanjui, Jane Wanjira Muniu, Mukumi Kinyanjui Jimna Njoroge (Kogi) among others. Mother of Perk Wairimu Kibutha of Dagoretti and Nancy Njeri Ndichu of Endarasha. Mother-in-law of the late Kibutha Manyara Francis Ndichu Thaiya. Grandmother of Manyara, Nduta Rose, Chege, Ngugi, Njeri,Wangongu,Thaiya, Wanjikn, Edward Wangongu, Esther Wambui and the late Wanpru Kibutha & Wambui Lepita.

Funeral will be on Friday 28/07/2017. Body is laying at Kikuyu Hospital Mortuary, church service will be at P.C.E.A Church of Torch Thogoto and burial at the church cemetery near Alliance Girls High School. Friends and relatives are meeting at her home in Kinoo daily for funeral arrangement.

“Granny, you were a compelling Woman. You fought a good fight and we will never forget you”.

Rest in peace Mummy.