It is with humble acceptance of God’s will and with deep sorrow that we sadly announce the sudden death of Mama Mary Aoko Wawiye, which occurred on Friday 28th April 2017, after a long illness bravely borne.
Beloved Wife of the late JohnYahumaWawiye; loving mother of the late Joseph, Peter (Kenya Marine and Fisheries), Joyce (U.S), Francis (Ministry of Energy & Petroleum), lddah (Kenya Forestry College), the late Jane, Jacqueline and Lydia (U.K). Daughter of the Late Justus Imbaya Oluoch and the late lddah Adhiambo of South Ugenya, Nyiera Village. Sister of the late Clement Oloo, Steven Ochieng, Lucy Okungu, the Late Francesca Awino Okoth and Dr. Alice Auma Ochanda; Sister-in- law of John Okungu, Francis Okoth, Professor Horace Ochanda, Philista Oloo and Mary Ochieng’. Mother-in-law of Aminu, Isabella, Josephine and Desma. Grandmother of John Lee, Mercy, Brandon, John Junior, Nicholas, Aaliyah, Shirley, Ceasar and Mariarita. Cousin and Aunty of many.
A Requiem mass will be held on Thursday 1 1 th May 2017 at 10:00 am at Holy Family Minor Basilica. Burial will take place on Saturday 13th May 2017 at her home in Ugunja, Central Ugenya, Siaya County.
“Mama, you have fought the good fight, you have finished the race, you have kept the faith! (2Tim.4:7).Amen”