The Geke Family announces the passing on of their Matriarch, Omong’ina RAEL MANDERE GEKE, who went to Glory in her sleep on May 20, 2022. She was 92.
Daughter of the late Zephaniah Mogere and Tabitha Bosibori of Tonga, Nyamaiya and Nyansiongo Settlement Scheme. Wife of the late Mzee Justino Geke. Co-Mother to Miriam Nyang’ate. Devoted Mother to Clare and Thomas Omari; Alice and Tom Onchera; Joyce and the late Charles Onyari; the late James Onyancha; Isaac and Florence Ateka; Pr. Fred And Susan Geke; Rose and Dr. Sospeter Nyamwaro; and the late Kennedy Raini and Margaret. Step-mother of Yabesh, Zipporah, Jane, Grace, Nyabuto, Beatrice, Ombonga, Catherine, George, Stella, and Callister.
Cherished and much-loved Baba (grandmother) of Sylvia, Macrine, Janitta, Alex, Judy, Faith, Felister, Elkanah, Nancy, Regina, Late George, Edgar, Stella, Dr. Lameck, Late Robert, Carol, Calister, Dorothy, Cece, Gilbert, Ronnie, Robin, Diana, Davis, Natasha, Allan, Maxine, Clarence, Heather, Geoffrey, Dennis, Christine, Juliet, Katherine, Elvis, Sandra, Rodney, and Shalyne.
Great-Grandmother of Mercy, Nicole, Navine, Nadine, Wesley, Brighton, Allan, Roy, Joshua, Naila, Nia, Angel, Liam, Joe, Daisy, Charles, Nadia, Leyla, Hyuri, Tichi, Percy, Joshua J., Tiffany, Mugo, Besi, Tamara, Norene, Rey, Keith, Kyra, Ella, and Myla-Rochelle.
Sister to the late Elisheba Akuma, Milka Onyimbo, Lorna Kimang’a, the late Elkanah Omoso, the late Musa Maisiba, the late Francis Nyachuba and the late Patrick Oyugi.
Sister-in-law to the late Harrison Akuma, Onyimbo, Kimanga, Late Joyce, Anna, Nyaboke, Moraa, late Sarah, late Tima, late Ongaga, late Mogere, late Nyanduko, Ombego, Isabella, Mayaka, Ombonga among others.
Big Mum to Advocate George Morara and the Akuma’s; Mosagwe, Malach and the Omosos; Joshua and the Maisibas; Clement and the Nyachubas; Motaroki and the Oyugis; Caren and the Onyimbos; Dr Lucas and the Kimang’as. Aunt to Orora, Stephen, Ondiga, Nyaigero, Onyancha, Evans, Samson, Abigael, Nyabonyi, Joyce and others.
Mama/Baba will be laid to rest on Friday, June 10 at her Isoge home, Borabu Sub-County, Nyamira County.
As a Family we are grateful to God for the long, eventful and fruitful life He gave to Mama/Baba and the peaceful transition He accorded her.