It is with deep sorrow and humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the death of Joseph Peter Njuguna Karanja (Thairu) which occurred on 13th September 2019 after a long battle with Leukemia.
Son of the late Karanja Gitau (Muthoka) and the late Teresia Lucy Wairimu. Husband of the late Hannah Wanjiru Njuguna. Father of Salome Kamau (KNH), Lucy Chege (Nakuru Gen. Hosp), Mary Mundia (Loitoktok), Simon Karanja (Etrade), Daniel Ng’ang’a (Nairobi Bottlers Ltd.), the late Moses Gitau and Jane Wachera (Dept. of Livestock, Nyeri). Brother of the late Phyllis Kiguru, the late Gerald Gitau, the late Julia Nduta, Hannah Wambui Waruiru, Samuel Gathige (Timboroa) and Michael Kanina.
Family and friends are meeting daily at his home Waithaka, Dagoretti from 6:00pm for prayers and funeral arrangements.
The cortege leaves PCEA Kikuyu Mortuary on Friday 20th September 2019 at 9:00am and thereafter a Holy Mass at St. Jude Catholic church —Satellite at 11:00am. Burial will take place at his home in Waithaka, Dagoretti near AMREF at 2:00pm.
We thank God for your life. In His hands you rest, in our hearts you remain forever.