It is with deep sorrow and acceptance of God’s will that we announce the demise of Mzee Mathews Douglas Katembo of Kishamba-Silalonyi Village, in Mengo Sublocation, Taita Taveta County.
Loving Husband of Grace Mkami. Father of Philip Nganga, Walter Mwakichuchu, Eresmas Kubo, Rev. Irene Wakesho Cosmas, Hannah Wanjala, Godwin Mwashondo, Margaret Waleghwa, Hendrittah Wakula, Jemimah Zale and Lawrence Mwakisha. Brother of Mercy Mwaghesha, Margaret Ndesa, Barshel Mwakaba, Mwamburi Mwakesi among others. Brother-in-law of the late Cloudy Mwanyasi, Beatrice Bombo, Nahashon Mwanyasi and Salome Ndighila.
Son-in-law of the late Mzee Walter Mwakichuchu and Irene Wakesho. Grandfather of Stella Mwakitawa, Laban Mwarema, Leonard Mwangombe, Grace Mwachia, Grace Mtindi, Katembo Mwakitawa, Katembo Fadhili, Dan Faraja, Tonny Mwashondo, Joel Katembo Okoth, Katembo Kubo, Editah Cosmas, Grace Tomboko, Grace Jackson, Grace Lundi among others. Father in-law of Caroline Atambo Mwakisha, Rev. Willick Mwachia, Chrys Onyango, Cosmas Mdambi, Jane Dali Kubo and Zephania Mwakitawa. Uncle of many.
The Cortege will leave Jocham Hospital Mortuary on Thursday 12th September. Funeral Service at ACK St. Paul’s Church Mlalenyi. Burial at his residence on Friday 13th.
For mpesa contributions kindly send to Mpesa No. 0723967002 Account Name; Lawrence Mwakisha Katembo
Rest in peace Mzee Mathew Douglas Katembo
“I have fought the good fight,’ have finished the race, I have kept the faith” Timothy 4:7