Sunrise: 1942 — Sunset: 12/8/2022
It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the passing away of Mama Bathseba Nyamokami Monari which occurred on 12th August, 2022.
Daughter of the late Matundura Omweri and the late Mama Nyarriorambo Matundura of Makairo, Bosamaro, Nyamira County. Loving wife of the late Mzee Zephaniah Monari Mwebi. Mother to Prof. Bosire Monari (Council Chairman, Meru University), the late Shadrack Obwaya, Caren Ongera, Amb. Yabesh Monari (MFA), Bosibori Orina (Langata Primary) and Danvas Osoro (KWS). She was co-wife to the late Kwamboka Gesare and step-mother to Mzee Nelson Ongwae, the late Arande, the late Mokaya, Onsongo, the late Boyani among others.
Mother-in-law to Joan Bosire (Canada), the late Risper Obwaya, Ben Moturi, Nelly Kwamboka (TSC), Richard Orina (OOP) and Risper Osoro; Grace Moraa, Salome, Peris, the late Kwamboka, the late Cecilia among others.
Sister to Moraa, the late Kwamboka, Bigingi, Ombati, Nyabuti and Nyanyuki. Sister-in-law to the late Mwebi, the late Gesumwa, Mama Rebecca Gesumwa of Nyamakoroto, the late Daudi among others.
Aunt to the late Ondeu, the late Mayieka, James Gesumwa (USA), the late Stephen, Zacharia, the late Mecha, the late Ongera among others.
She was korera to the late Ernest Kitony and Magrina Chemweno, the late Mongute, the late Nelson Ondieki, Patrick Mogaka; the late lgonyi and Osebe.
Grandmother to Indira, Maureen, Judy, Bill, the late Rosie, Aaliyah, the late Lilian, the late Adrian, Ruth,Victor, Kevin, Cliff, Clinton, Lisper, Moses, Joshua, Caleb, Lian, Ernest, Meisy. H.E. James Ongwae (Governor, Kisii), Jerry Mayieka, the Ongwaes, Boyanis,Arandes, Mokayas, Moraas, Gechembas, Omwochas, Daudis Onsongos, Ondeus, Mayiekas among others.
Great-grandmother to Juanita, Amelia, Boaz, Sheila and Baby Nyamokami, Shaudine, Lavender and Kate.
The cortege leaves Kisii Level Six Mortuary on Thursday, 25th August, 2022 at 3.00pm for burial on Friday, 26th August, 2022 at Mwamwebi Village, Rioma Location, Marani Sub-County, Kisii County.
Meet you in the morning by the bright riverside when all sorrows are drifted away.