It is with the humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the sad demise of Mzee Thomas Otieno Opilo, which occurred on 20/06/2022.
Son of the late Cardinal Nelson Opilo Oyoo & the late Paskalia Nyagilo Opilo of Kaudha Village, Karading Location, Homa-Bay County.
Husband to Mama Mary Adhiambo Otieno. Son-in-law to the late Narkiso Muok Okita & Mama Philidia Ngare Muok of Nyarongi Primary School Kanyidoto.
Father to the late Pamela & John Mahero, George Nasser Okoth, Moses & Prisca Onyango, Isaiah & Sarah Oduor, Milly Sybel & Ken Wafula, Lilly & James Obote, Christabel & Eric Omondi, Caroline, & Salima & Philip Odongo.
Grandfather of Ruth, Cliff, Samuel,Tom, Fidel,Viola, Rina, Hillary, Henry, Tony, Mary Ada, Tom, Timothy, Sydney, Shantel, Alister, Brandon, Jose, Trevor, Jemo, Mary Nyakwes, Ella, Ashley & Allon. Great-grandfather of Wesley, Syble, Emmanuel & Sandra.
Brother to Stephen & Margaret Orego, Joel & the late Dorice Lusi,Andrew & Alice & Rose Nyado, the late Charles & Phyllis Juma, Pamela, Jane, the late Aoko, Apiyo, John & Quinter Ochieng & Kennedy & Lucy Owuor.
Paternal uncle to Evelyne, Janet, Fred, Benta, Phoebe, Eunice, Nelson, Calvince, Eliud, Beryle, Wilfred, Dr. Edwin, Belinda, Ouma, Teresa, Jane, Sylvia, Susan, Margaret, Felix, Oba, Dodext, Flavia & Brigit.
Nyawana to the late Mzee Thomas Jauong Okello & the late japuonj Penina Okello of Kano, the late Peter Mahero & Josephine Mahero of Kanduyi, Bungoma, Hezbon Opiyo & Florence Opiyo of Otieno Opilo Ahero Kakola, Jaduong Jastimo & the late Joan Nakhwanga of Kanduyi, Bungoma, the late Fanual Kiaye & the late Isdora Kiaye & Rose Kiaye of Ngeta,Aggrey Omutanyi & Deborah Omutanyi of Kitale, the late Valentines Odongo & Patricia Odongo of Nyakach Nyabondo. Sangi to the late Ben Makosewe, Babu Opere & Maurice Nyang’ongo.
There will be a fund-raiser at New Life SDA Church – Nairobi on 04/07/2022 from 5.00pm. Contributions may also be made on Pay-bill No: 8047205 – Thomas Opilo Funeral Fund.
His body is currently lying at Kirindo Funeral Home. The cortege will be removed on Thursday 07/07/2022 & thereafter a funeral service will be held Rabuor SDA Church. He will be buried on Friday 08/07/2022 at his home in Kanyangasi Village.