Sunrise: 1st August 1942
Sunset: 27th January 2017
It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the passing of Mrs. Lydia Karura Njoroge.
Daughter of the late Patrick Kuria Lawi and the late Gladwell Gathoni. Beloved wife of the late Geoffrey Gathenji Njoroge (GG) of Ondiri Farm, Kikuyu. Mother of Richard Njoroge, Patrick Kuria, John Mburu, Susan Wanjiku and Lisa Allison Gathoni. Sister of the late Mary Wambui, the late James Paul Iguku, Elizabeth Merl and Margaret Wanjiru Linsley. Daughter-in-law of the late Richard Njoroge Kabaa and the late Esther Wanjiku Gathenji. Sister-in-law of the late John Kabaa, Margaret Wambui Kiambuthi, the late Joan Wairimu Thiong’o, the late Henry Kuria, the late Nancy Nyambura and Mercy Wamaitha Ndegwa. Mother-in-law of Catherine Wambui. Grandmother of Gathenji Njoroge, Ndung’u and Karura. Aunty to many.
Prayer meetings are being held daily at her home at Ondiri Farm, Kikuyu. A memorial service will take place on Sunday 5th February 2017 at 2pm at the same venue.
The cortege leaves Lee Funeral Home on Tuesday 7th February 2017 at 7am for the burial and service at 11am at Ondiri Farm (GG’s farm), Kikuyu.