Lawrence Nginyo Kariuki MBS

Sunrise: 15th January 1938 – Sunset: 24th February 2020

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the passing on of Lawrence Nginyo Kariuki of Farlyndum Estate Tigoni Limuru, Swiss Lenana Mount Hotel and Nginyo Towers, Nairobi which occurred on Monday 24th February 2020 at the Aga Khan Hospital Nairobi.

Son of the Late James Kariuki lkonya and the Late Margaret Wambui. Son in Law to the Late Phares Macharia and the Late Mary Njambi. Loving Husband of Margaret Wangari Nginyo and father of Jane Wambui Kiragu, the Late Mary-Anna Njambi, James Anthony Kariuki, Rose Wanjiru, Sarah Mukuhi, Scholastica Njeri Kibe and Silas Macharia. Adored Grandfather to Katherine Nyambura Kiragu, Zana Wangari Kiragu, Imani Bakhita Muthoni Kiragu, Alison Wangari Kariuki, Jason Nginyo Kariuki, Zaria Wangari Nginyo, Kevin Wambugu Kibe, Laurence Nginyo Kibe, Christian Nginyo Macharia and Nathan Mwenda Macharia

Father in Law of Kiragu Kimani, Patricia Kabura Kariuki, Kibe Wambugu, and Charity Kendi Macharia. Brother of the Late Stephen Ikonya Kariuki, the Late Francis Mbugua Kariuki, Rose Wanjiru Kariuki, Peter Kibuika Kariuki, Mary Njeri Kianduma, the Late Patrick Kiruga Kariuki and the Late John Mwaura Kariuki. Brother in law to the Late Sarah Mukuhi Ndungu, Grace Njeri Thomas, the Late Teresia Mumbi Macharia, the Late James Kiragu Macharia, Francis Gitau Macharia, the Late Cecilia Wanjiku Macharia and Virginia Wanja Mburu.

Family and friends are meeting for prayers at his Tigoni home from 4.00pm to 6.00pm daily.

A Sunday service will be held on 1st March 2020 at the family home at 3.00pm.

“I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith” 2nd Timothy 4:7-8  

Mr. Kanji Damji Pattni

It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing away in Nairobi, Kenya on Monday 24th February 2020 of Mr. Kanji Damji Pattni, Victoria Commercial Bank’s long-standing patriarch who guided our institution from its founding years to date.

Husband to Jayaben Kanji Pattni; Father to Arvind Kanji Pattni (Perth, Australia) and Yogesh Kanji Pattni (Nairobi, Kenya), Father-in-Law to Indira Arvind and Azmina Yogesh; Brother to Late Chhotalal Damp Pattni, Late Prabhudasbhai Damp Pattni, Navinbhai Damp Pattni, Rameshbhai Damji Pattni, Late Jayaben Popatlal Virp, Late Manjuben Amratlal, Kokilaben Amratlal, Induben Jethalal, Jasuben Champaklal, Pravinaben Jayantilal and Nileshvariben Harish, Brother-in-law to Late Jasuben Chhotalal, Shobhaben Prabhudas, Ranjanben Navinchandra and Murliben Ramesh, and Grandfather to Shrikesh Arvind and Celine Shirikesh (Amsterdam), Siddharth Arvind (Perth), Surat Yogesh, Sonia Yogesh and Aryaan Yogesh

FUNERAL Thu, 27th Feb 2020 I 2:30pm Hindu Shamshan Bhumi Kariokor, Nairobi.

PRAYER MEETING Thu, 27th Feb 2020 17:30pm Pattni Brotherhood Hall, 4th Parklands, Nairobi

John Namu Njuki

If we live, we live for the Lord; and if we die, we die for the Lord. So whether we live or die, we belong to the lord ;Rom 14:8

A heartfelt tribute to a gem of human and inspiration husband father, brother, friend and leader.

With profound grief and acceptance of God’s will we announce the promotion to glory of our beloved John Namu Njuki, former principal Gitiburi secondary school on 19th Feb 2020.

Beloved husband of Charity Makena and the late Janice Ndia. Doting father of Martin Mwenda, Grace Mwende, Patience Kendi and the late Kenwin Muthoni.

Father in-law of Cynthia Karimi and Justus Mani. Grandfather of Jasmine keisha and annissa seletto. Brother of Raphael, Josephine, Justa and the late Arusia. Half-brother of Njiru, Mboya, Kariuki, Bancy and the late Ndegi. Uncle of Kinyua, Njoki, Muthoni, Muthuri, Ann, Ntinyani, Gaceri, Kinoti, Dionisio, Kithinji, Peter Mwangangi and Many others.

Family and friends are meeting at his home Kianthawa village, Siakago sub-location, Nthawa location, Embu county.

The cortege leaves Gakwegori funeral home on Thursday 27th Feb 2020 at 10:00am for burial at Siakago, Kianthawa village.

James Wilson Mareka MBS

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the death of Former Commissioner of Prisons, Mr. James Wilson Mareka that occurred on the 23rd of February 2020 at Coptic Hospital due to diabetic complications.

Son of the Late David Mbaki and the Late Margaret Waigwe. He was the husband of Mrs. Miriam Louise Mareka. Father of the Late Judy, Davis, Jane and Samuel. Grandfather of Michelle, Willy, Stephanie, Kristian, Sandra and Waweru. Father-in-law of Stonie, Nancy and Nyambura. Brother of the Late Jane Githae, Late Wanjiru, Late Githu, Late Waithera, Late Catherine King’ori, Mary Misheck and Uncle of many.

Daily meetings and prayers to be held at All Saints’ Cathedral at 5:00 pm and at their home in South B, Likoni Road.

A fundraiser will be held on the 28th of February at 5:00pm at All Saints’ Cathedral. Paybill: 488765, James Wilson Mareka Medical.

Cortege will leave Coptic Funeral Home at 9:30 am on 3rd of March 2020. The Funeral service will be held at All Saints’ Cathedral at 10:00am. Thereafter, the internment will be at Lang’ata Cemetery.

You have fought a good fight, you have finished the race, you have kept the faith. 2nd Timothy 4:7

James Wachira Waikwa

 23/9/1944 – 24/2/2020

It is with deep sorrow we announce the demise of James Wachira Waikwa on the 24th February 2020.

Son of the late Obadiah Waikwa Muchiri and the late Grace Wangechi of Kiruga Village, Othaya. Husband of the late Margaret Wangare.

Father of Mwangi and Wangechi, Harry and Judy, Wanjiku,Winnie, Saleh and Waikwa. Grandfather of many. Brother of the late Bedan Muchiri, the late Lina Wanjiku Wambugu, Samuel Kinya, Lucy Muthoni Kimondo, Loise Wanjiku Kibaba, the late Theresa Muthoni Wanyoike, Lucy Wambui, Charles Wambugu, Capt (Rtd.) Eutychus Muchiri, William Nyaga, Stephen Wachira, Elizabeth Wairimu Maina and Winnie Nungari Gikonyo.

Friends and Family are meeting at the family home, Harambee Estate, House no. HD2, daily from 6 pm and at Saint Andrew’s Church on 26th and 27th of February from 6 pm.

The burial ceremony will take place this Friday, 28th February at Langata Cemetery.

May the Lord rest his soul in eternal peace

Inspector Kenneth Kirwa Kemei

Sunrise 08/09/1987 – Sunset 17/02/2020  

We regret to announce the sudden death of Inspector Kenneth Kirwa Kemei of Directorate of Criminal Investigations, Based at DCI Headquarters, Nairobi, which occurred on Monday 17/2/2020 through a tragic road accident at Gilgil along Nairobi-Nakuru Highway.

Son of Stephen K. Chepsiror and Elizabeth Chepsiror of Tulon Village, Emgwen Constituency, Nandi County. Husband of Juliana Jepchirchir Kemei (Teacher, Soba Secondary School,Tinderet). Father of Edlynn Jemutai Kemei of Aga Khan Nursery School, Eldoret and Ailynn Jerop Kernel. Brother of Isaiah, John, Monica, Evelyne and Pamela. Son-in-law of Jonathan Biwott and Dorcas Biwott of Kapchepsir in Nandi County. Brother-in-law of Lucy, Edwin, Elitan, Kelvin, Brigid, and Cynthia. Cousin of many.

Family and Friends are meeting daily at DCI Headquarters, Nairobi and at his father’s home at Tulon.

The cortege leaves Eldoret Hospital Mortuary on Thursday 27th February,2020.

Funeral service and burial will be held on Friday 28/2/2020 at his farm in Mlango Eldoret, Kapseret Constituency near Eldoret Airport from 9.00am.

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

Hannah Wairimu Mwangi (Wakinyanjui)

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the passing on of our beloved mother Hannah Wairimu Mwangi (Wakinyanjui) which occurred on Friday 21st February 2020 after a short illness.

Loving wife of the late Samuel Mwangi Kinyanjui (Kaniaru). Daughter of the late Mwangi Kuria and the late Wambui Mwangi. Sister of the late Martha Wanjiku Kang’ethe, the late Daniel Kuria, Michael Mugo, the late Paul Ndirangu, Virginiah Njeri and Samuel Kariuki. Mother of Susan Njeri, Joseph Kinyanjui, Sabina Wambui, Martha Wanjiku, Sarah Gathoni, Peter Maina, Virginiah Njeri and Lucy Wairimu.

Friends and family are meeting daily at Blue Springs Hote (Thika Road) as from 5 p.m.

The cortege leaves Montezuma Funeral Home (Thika Road) on Friday 28th February 2020 at 9.00 a.m. for her Hanna home in Karinga Village, Kinyona Sub-Location, Kigumo Division in Muranga County where it will be laid to rest.

You have fought a good fight, you have finished the race, you have kept the faith. 2nd Timothy 4:7 

Grace Njeri Gatere

1940 – 22/2/2020

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the promotion to glory of Grace Njeri Gatere on 22/02/2020 after a short illness.

Daughter of the late Zakayo Kabiru and Zipporah Waitherero. Loving wife of David Gatere of Buruburu Phase I. Mother of Agnes VVambui (TSC), Elizabeth Waitherero (Kenya Railways), Michael Murimi (Keroche), Joyce Nyambura (Nairobi River Primary), the late George Kabiru and Edwin Njoroge (Electricals). Sister of the late Samson Karingi, the late Timothy Gitau, and the late Titus Mbuthia. She was blessed with many grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Family and friends are meeting daily at her home in Buruburu Phase I, 123 big numbers and at Tumaini house 5th Floor.

There will be a memorial service on Wednesday 26/02/2020 at ACK St. James Church Buruburu from 3pm.

The cortege leaves Kenyatta Memorial Mortuary (KU Referral hospital) on Friday 28/02/2020 at 7.30 am for the funeral service at ACK St. Stephens Thengeini Church, and burial at her home in Mutuango village, Muranga County.

Dance with the angels.

“For me to live is Christ and to die is gain” Philipians 1:21 NIV  

Gladys Wangeci Mwangi

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the death of Glady’s wangeci Mwangi of Mombasa. Wife to James Mwangi (Muthokia).

The only daughter of the late Edward Kinyua Karugu and Mercy Wamuyu Karaya. Niece to James Muriuki, Patrick Muchoki, Button Mugo, Aunties Eunice Nyawira, Ann Ngima, late Jane Gathoni, Sheromith Wambere, Charity Wangari, Sheromith Wanjiru, Purity Wangui. Sister in law of Jasan Mbugua, Charles Macharia. Uncles; Ben Muthokia, Mbugua Muthokia,Joseph Mugi, Aunties; Ruth Nduta and Tabitha Wanjiru.

She met her death on 18/02/2020 after being shot by thugs on her way home. She was a business lady at Mackon market Mombasa.

Family and friends are meeting at 6pm at Precious Joint hotel, Mombasa and at Rabi Villa hotel Ngara Nairobi.

The cortege leaves JM Memorial hospital mortuary Ol Kalou on Friday 28/02/2020 at 8am and thereafter burial at the same day at Munyeki village, Ol Kalou sub county.

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

Esther Wangari Njuguna (Mama Kamau)

We humbly announce the death of Mama Esther Wangari Njuguna (Mama Kamau) of lgwamiti – Nyahururu Laikipia County.

Daughter of the late Joram Njuguna and the late Rebecca Njeri. Mother of John Kamau of Real Care Properties, Joram Njuguna of Capital Care Properties and Rebecca Njeri of Nyahururu. Sister of Hannah Njoki Njuguna, John Muigai Njuguna, Elikanah Wanjihia Njuguna, the late Stephen Ngeru Njuguna, Simon Muoria Njuguna and Monicah Wanjiku Njuguna.

Family and friends are meeting daily at Water buck Hotel Nakuru from 5.00 p.m. daily for prayers and burial arrangements.

The cortege leaves Umash Funeral Home – Nakuru on Friday 28th February 2020 at 8.00 a.m. The funeral service will be held at her-home in lgwamiti Settlement Scheme Nyahururu starting from 10.30 a.m. and burial thereafter at the same location.

2 Timothy 4:7 You have fought a good fight, you have finished the race, you have kept the faith.