It is with heavy hearts and humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the passing on of our patriarch Mzee Benjamin Mwangi Shem of Gikui Village, lyego Location, Kangema, Murang’a County on 4-2-2024.
Son of the late Shem Macharia and the late Mary Wangu.
Loving husband to Catherine Wanjiru. Father to Charles Macharia and Mary Mburu, John Irungu and Janice Mugambi, Nick Mbuthia and Angela Wairimu, Chege Mwangi and Esther Kimani, and Timothy Thiong’o and Hadija Njama.
Brother to the late Kagure, the late Wambui, the late Wangui and Grace Wanjiru Maina.
Uncle, grandfather and great-grandfather to many.
The cortege will leave Montezuma Mbagathi Way at 9.00 am for the burial service at St. John’s ACK Church Pumwani on Friday 9 February 2024 at 1 1.00 am followed by a private interment.
It is the Lord who gives and the Lord who has taken away. May the name of the Lord be praised.