1939 – 2024
It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the passing on of Janet Wahiga Wanyagi which occurred on 01/01/2024 after a long illness bravely borne.
She was the daughter to the late Nathaniel Waithaka (Mbaka) and the late Elizabeth Waithira. Sister to Livingstone Waitara Mbaka, Michael Mathenge, the late Abigael Wambui Gitahi and Nancy Wangui Wamae.
Wife to John Wanyagi Munyiri. Mother to Julius Mwangi Wanyagi, Nathaniel Waithaka Wanyagi, Paul King’ori Wanyagi, James Waitara Wanyagi, the late Peter Muteru, Michael Mathenge Wanyagi, Daniel Gichu Wanyagi, Arthur Wachira Wanyagi and Elizabeth Wothaya Wanyagi.
Grandmother to John, Janet, Steve and Allan Mwangi, Brenda, Jacqueline and Caroline Waithaka, lan and Violet, Audrey and Karleen King’ori, Anthony and Maureen Waitara, Kenneth, Clement and Adrian Mathenge, Hilda Gichu, Mercy Wachira among others. Auntie and great grandmother to many.
Mother-in-law to Basqueline Nyaguthii Mwangi, Margaret Wambui Waithaka of Nakuru, Lucy Mugo-King’ ori, Joyce Wangari Waitara, Gladys Chepkemoi Mathenge, Catherine Njeri Gichu and Miriam Wanjiku Wachira.
Family and friends are meeting daily at her ancestral home in Gikumbo village, Gichiche, Chinga, Othaya. There will be a meeting on Thursday 4/01/2024 at All ‘Saints Cathedral (St Thomas Hall) starting at 5p.m for funeral arrangements.
The cortege will leave Mwai Kibaki Level 6 Hospital Mortuary, Othaya on Saturday 6/01/2024. The funeral mass will be celebrated at St. Joseph Gichiche Catholic Church starting at 10am followed by the burial at her home.
Fare thee well, till we meet again.