Sunrise 1939 – Sunset 2017
It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the death of Mzee Christopher Gaita Kariuki of Gaita Furniture, Jericho Market.
Loving husband of Lucy Gaita. Beloved son of the late Mr. Kariuki lchangai and the late Ann Wahu of Muruguru Village, Nyeri County. Loving brother of the late James lchangai of Eldoret, Joseph Githua of Kamulu and Agnes Wanjugu Theuri of Ol Jabet, Nyahururu. Father of John Kariuki and wife Gladys Thuguri of Rich Walling and Flooring Co. Gikomba, Felix Nderi and wife Margaret Nderi (USA), James lchangai and wife Emily Gitonga, Wang’ombe Gaita and wife Sylvia Njuguna (USA), Hellen Wahu and husband. Wayne Morris (USA) and George Githua and wife Carol Muthoni (USA). Grandfather of Monicah, Richard, Mark, Gabriel, Jude, Cornelius, Natalia, Wayne, Sylvia, Nathan, Muthoni and Nyambura and great grandfather of Mokeira.
Family and friends continue to meet at Sherehe within Mesora Complex opposite Buruburu police station at 6pm and at his home in Buruburu Pioneer Estate House No. 41. There will be a memorial mass on Thursday, 9th February 2017 in Holy Trinity Church – Buruburu from 2pm. The cortege leaves Montezuma funeral home on the 10th of February at 6am for a funeral service at Catholic Church Ol Jabet in Nyahururu at 11.30am.
Mzee Gaita you have fought the good fight, you have finished the race and you have kept the faith. We thank the Lord for the many years we shared with you. Rest in Peace.