It is with great sadness that we announce the passing on of Mzee Benjamin Peter Ochanda Wafula of Beams Technical Services.
Benjamin was the loving husband to Ruphina Nafula Wafula, formerly of Brookhouse Schools Nairobi.
Doting father to Janet Riziky Wafula (UK), Mildred Nnaku Wafula, Ronnie Leonard Wafula and Lenny Beryle Wafula.
He was the son of the late Mzee Paul Ochanda and the late Mama Leonida Akong’o of Ebwaliro Village, Butula Sub-Location, Busia County.
He was brother to Vincent Ochanda, Nicasio Auori Ochanda, Agnes Aluoch Mung’ala, Elizabeth Nambikhwa Mung’ala, the late Sylvester Omondi among many others.
He was the son-in-law to the late Mzee Obuche and the late Mama Christine Obuche.
Brother-in-law to Fredrick Obuche, Angelina Obuche, Genevieve Obuche, Consolata Awino, the late Agnetta Narotso, the late Nyaoro, Pascalia Obuche among others.
He was Father in-law to Bernard Muhunsu (UK), Nicholas Mukele, Patrick Lukiri and Jenta Mkanjala.
Loving grandfather to Cherie Mukele (Riara Group of Schools), Carl Ochanda Wafula Nabwayo (St. Mary’s School), Dylan Wafula (Pinnacle School), Barbara Mukele (Riara Group of Schools), Aiden Kakucha (Pinnacle School), Jayden Lukiri (St. Mary’s School), Zachary Muhunsu (UK), Jason Mukele, Justin Mukele and Tyler Lukiri.
He was uncle to Reagan, Heinrich, John, Cosma, Benedict, Chrispinus, Michael, Zeddy, Noel, Teresa, Joachim, Franklin, and many others.
There will be a major fundraising to cater for funeral expenses on 16th April, 2022 or send money through Pay-bill Number: 8044942 I Account Number:Your name.
The cortege will leave Sega Funeral Home, Siaya, at 8am on 19th April, 2022 for Ebwaliro Catholic Church for a Requiem mass then proceed to his home in Ebwaliro village for a night vigil.
He will be laid to rest on 20th April, 2022.
Eternal rest grant unto daddy, 0 Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon him. Papa, in God’s hands you peacefully rest, in our hearts you remain forever. May you rest in peace. Amen.