I, Hellen Omiti Machora, together with the Onchwari and Omiti families and the funeral organising committees, wish to extend our sincere appreciation for the unwavering support, expression of sympathy, love and financial assistance during the short illness leading up to the untimely demise of my husband, the late Richard Machora Onchwari.
Special thanks to Professor Elly Ogutu and the medical team at the LMF Ward of the Nairobi Hospital for the care they gave to Richard during his hospitalization. We are exceedingly grateful to the Management and Staff of GA Insurance Limited, whose commitment to the families can never be repaid. We also thank the Lee Funeral home, the leadership of New Life SDA Church – NBI, Pastor Yobesh Nyagaka assisted by Elder John Gisemba, the Kenyerere SDA Church & Choir under Elder Orina and all the Kenyerere neighbours for ensuring the seamless send-off of our dearly beloved.
A special mention to Walter & Evalyn Onchwari, together with the entire Onchwari Family, Johnson & Wangari Mwanzia, Mr & Mrs Omiti, Dr Ken Kambona, Edwina Akinyi & June Oyugi of Chasing Perfection Solutions, Maureen Brenda Omiti, (Fred (Ogwesh) Ornullo & Fred Oloo for the care, comfort and companionship they offered Richard in his last days, Ken Riaga, Fred Riaga, Elga Riaga together with the entire family of the late Ker Riaga Ogalo. Our diligent driver – Richard Soi, Elizabeth Warom of Weisley Catering Services, Mike Olweny of ACTT Digital Media, Alfano Onchwari Mogoa of Peak Pavilion Health Care services, Monica Okumu of Premier Caskets, Aurangabad Alumni – Kenya. the Katinda Clan of Oyugis, Family from Manga – Nyabworoba, residents of Five Star Estate Phase 2 – South C, Advocates, professional colleagues and all friends and family from South Africa, the UK,US and Australia.
To those we are unable to single out, we appreciate and acknowledge you for standing with us. We cannot thank you enough for the love, prayers, encouragements and all contributions both cash and in kind. Please accept this as a personal thank you note and may God bless you abundantly.
Eternal rest grant to him, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon him. May the soul of Richard Machora Onchwari rest in eternal peace. Amen. Always loved, never forgotten.