It is with deep sorrow and humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce thepromotion to glory of our mother and cucu Esther Wanjiru Mahinda which occurred on 31St October, 2022 at Consolata Hospital – Mathari.
Daughter of the late Dedan Mathenge Mwariri and the late Mary Wabiri Mathenge. Beloved wife to the late Francis Mahinda Njaguara. Mother to John Njaguara, Micah Mathenge, Christian Gatheru, the late Charles Mwariri, Susan Wairimu, James Mutahi, Rose Wabiri, Pauline Nyawira, Paul Munyiri and Simon Maingi.
Mother-in-law to Anne Kamwaki, Mary Mathenge, Anthony Gichohi, Mercy Njoki, Bernard Wairira and Mary Kariungi.
Sister to Pauline Njoki, the late Susan Waruguru, Evans Mwariri and Nancy Wambui.
Sister-in-law to Gatheru Njaguara, the late John Mutahi, Gabriel Munyiri, Bernard Weru, George Wachira, Geoffrey Ngatia, Jacinta Gathoni Kiriachuri, the late Githaiga Njaguara, the late Hannaha Maina, the late James Njogu, Gacheke Karaya and the late Patrick Mutua.
Grandmother to Joseph, David, Esther Mwariri, the late Dan, Esther Mathenge, Esther Kinyua, Judy, Cecilia, Sarah, Francis Gichohi, Cindy, Ivy, Esther Mutahi, John, Simon, Ian, Frank Njaguara, Lilian, Esther Gichohi, Frank Munyiri and Michelle. Great-grandmother and aunt to many.
Family and friends are meeting daily at her Gathare home for prayers and funeral arrangements from 3.00 m.
The cortege will leave Jamii Hospital Mortuary – Karatina on Wednesday, 9th November 2022 at 8.00am. Thereafter a funeral service will be held from 10.00am at Magutu Primary School grounds, followed by the interment at her Gathare farm in Gaikuyu Sub-location, Magutu Ward, Mathira Sub-county, Nyeri County.
In God’s hands you rest, in our hearts you remain forever. Fare Thee Well Mum, Cucu, Aunt, Mwalimu and Friend.