DEATH ANNOUNCEMENT and appeal to help move body from Amsterdam, Netherlands
Faith Mugwe Kairu died on Monday while in transit through Amsterdam where she was in the company of her husband Timothy Kairu Wanyoike and their kids. She leaves behind three children Mark, Ryan and Emma. The kids are 4 years old, 18 months and 3 months old.
Her story has been shared widely on social media.
Faith started feeling unwell a couple of days before their departure from Kenya to Texas. The family eventually left for the US on December 28th with her family. Her health however deteriorated while airborne and was rushed to ICU upon arrival at Amsterdam’s Schipol Airport where she was diagnosed with septic shock.
Faith died on the morning of January 2, 2017. Her husband was by her bedside at the time of her passing.
If you would like to help Timothy Wanyoike leave Amsterdam with the remains of his wife Faith and 2 of his 3 kids you can do so by making your contributions to:
Name on Account: Timothy Wanyoike
Bank: Wells Fargo
Account #: 1010103179380
Email: [email protected]
If you do not have a Wells Fargo Account, you can utilize the “CASH APP” by sending the funds to Tim’s
phone number ( 678-770-4086) or his email ([email protected])
You can also use the go fund me account https://www.gofundme.com/faithkairu
You can contact the following people:
In Georgia, Kamondo 404-914-1746
In Alabama, Edwin Kurgat 205-240-0222
In Texas, Flo 979-587-0560
It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing on of Faith Mukami Kairu, who went to be with the Lord on January 2, 2017.
Faith was the loving wife of Timothy Kairu Wanyoike (Tim), devoted mother to Mark, Ryan and Emma Kairu. She is a daughter to Mr. and Mrs. Mugwe of Nakuru Kenya and a daughter in love to Mr. & Mrs. Wanyoike of Gatundu
Faith and Tim formerly lived in Atlanta and Alabama. At the time of her death, they were living with their three children in College Station, Texas, where Faith was a pharmacist at the Physicians Center Hospital.
Faith and her family had traveled to Kenya to be with their loved ones during the Christmas break. A couple of days before their departure for Texas, Faith begun to feel unwell. The family departed for the U.S. on December 28, via Amsterdam.. Her condition deteriorated during the flight from Kenya to the US. On arrival in Amsterdam, she was hospitalized and admitted to the ICU where she was diagnosed with septic shock. Despite the doctors’ best efforts, Faith passed away on the morning of January 2 2017.
Family and friends are gathering in Atlanta, Alabama, Texas, Nakuru, and Gatundu for prayers and funeral arrangements. Details of the funeral arrangements will be communicated later.
We are calling on friends and well-wishers to support the family through prayers for Tim, the kids and all their loved ones during this very difficult time. We are also appealing for financial support to cover the enormous costs that the family has incurred and will continue to incur including but not limited to hospital bills, travel costs, funeral costs and the cost of sending Faith’s body home for interment.
Financial support can be channeled via any of the following:
Bank deposit: Name of Account: Timothy Wanyoike
Bank: Wells Fargo
Account # 1010103179380;
Email [email protected]
• “CASH-APP” to Tim’s phone number 678-770-4086 or his email [email protected]
We will continue to meet for prayers, updates and planning each day at 8:00pm CST. Please call Conference line 1-605-475-2875, Access Code: 1192215
If you have any questions, please direct them to any of the following contacts:
Paul Kamondo – Atlanta, GA, 404 914 1746
Ed Kurgut, Birmingham, Alabama205-240-0222
Florence Munene, College Station, TX979-587-0560
Lydia Ngatara, Kansas City, Kansas913-207-9410
Waithaka Mwangi, Manhattan, Kansas979-571-2472
Comfort Manyame, College Station, TX979-220-4218