It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing on to glory of Stephen Okumu Vedo on the 7th October 2019 at KNH after a short illness. A former Kenya Police Sergeant, 1984 boxing Olympian, Former Secretary of KPBC, PRO Boxing Judge and Referee.
Son of Chirande Okile and the late Anyango Okile. Loving husband of Lydia Kefa Okumu. Father of Austine, Carlos, Belinda and Derick Okumu. Brother of the late Jomo, the late R. Chirande, Jane, Joseph, Margaret, James, Keneddy, Lilian, Moureen, Caleb Okile. Brother-in-law of the late Sarah, Rael, Moses, Monica and Pamela Kefa. Grandfather of Timothy, George, Brina, & Leeroy. Cousin, Uncle and friend to many.
Meetings are being held at Garden square from 5pm daily. There will be a Funds drive on Saturday 12th October 2019 at All Saints Cathedral.
The cortege leaves KNH hospital on Thursday 17th October 2019 at 9am and a service thereafter at the Nairobi Baptist Church. The burial will follow on 19th October 2019 in Ebuskaira Village Mumias.
2nd Tim 4:7 ” I have fought a good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith”