18th September 1939 – 1st April 2022
It is with humble acceptance and submission of God’s will that we announce the promotion to glory of our beloved GPO on 1st April 2022.
Son to Francis Okaro and Rosa Odera Okaro, step son to Anne Atieno.
Son in law to the late Boniface and Turphosa Attogo.
Loving husband to Anne Celestine Owoko. Father to Chris, Jared, Dan, the late Fred “Freeman”, Evelyn Owoko-Madanguda (Ministry of Education), Irene Owoko Mburu, Olivia Rachier (Kenya Investment Authority) Revere (Kenya Airways).
Father in law to Alice, Rachel, Pamela Oduor, John Madanguda, Herbert Mburu and Ambrose Rachier.
Brother to the late Peter Okaro, the late Magdalena Omiya, the late Joseph MacOkaro, Alice Ojow, Anne Ayuo and Mary Wadenya.
Cousin to the Ohonde’s, Wahuas’, Achayos amongst others.
Brother in law to Dinah Okaro, the late Omia, the late Veronicah, the late Ojow, Joseph Ayuo and John Wadenya, the Attogos, Mulors, Musah among others.
Grandfather to Eric, Celine, Amos, Audrey, Terryanne and GP; Marlone and Maryline (Switzerland); Trevor (Australia) and Sandra; Maxine and Marques; and Dylan (Arusha) and Aoko.
Great grandfather to the late Courtney; Geno and Riek.
Uncle to the Odungas, Omias, Onyangos, Ojows, Ayuos, Wadenyas, Ohondes, Wahuas’, Achayos among others.
Friends and family are meeting daily at House No. 7, Mwingi Court, Mwingi Road, Kileleshwa.
The cortege leaves Montezuma and Monalisa Funeral Home on Tuesday 12th April 2022 at 06.00am for an overnight stay at his home in Uboro, Ugenya.
Interment will be at his home on Wednesday 13th April 2022, in Uboro Village – Siranga, Ugenya, Siaya County starting from 10:00 a.m.
“Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life, and I shall dwell in the house of the Lord forever” Psalm 23:8