Sunrise: 1939 – Sunset: 08/09/2019
It is with humble acceptance of the will of God that we announce the Promotion to Glory of Teresa Nyawira Wachiuri of Laburra village, Mweiga, Nyeri on 8th September, 2019 at the age of 80 years.
Teresa Nyawira was an icon to the family, Church leader for over 40yrs, served the community whole heartedly and was a great philanthropist. She was a committed founder member of Laburra Catholic Church, a catechist, former treasurer and CWA member Mweiga Parish. She was an excellent mother who taught her children to be God fearing and servant leaders.
Daughter of the late Kaguamba and Wothaya of Tetu, Nyeri. Beloved wife of the late Mr. Christopher Wachiuri. Loving mother of Charles Muraguri (Director, Optiven Group), Phyllis Wangari (Korompoi Primary School), Simon Wachiuri (Senior Chief CO. Nanyuki Teaching and Referral Hospital), Stephen Maina, George Wachiuri (CEO, Optiven Group), J.B Wachiuri (Businessman, Nairobi), Francis Wanjohi (Optiven). Mother-in-love of the late Veronica Muraguri, Joseph Wachira, Catherine Ndegwa, Pamela Maina, Mary Wacuka (Optiven Group), Ann Mumbi and Purity Wanja.
Sister of the late Esther Wangui, Nyagichu Kaguamba and Ndegwa Kaguamba. Sister-in-law of Nicholas Muraguri, Palmasio Getecha, the late Michael Meme, the late Dominic Kamau, Edith Kimama, the late Margaret Wanjiru, the late Atanasius Gichohi, Nemesyus Warugongo and Simon Wambugu. Loving Auntie of Nderitu, Wangechi, Kaguamba, Gichuhi, the late Wamaitha, Muthoni, Ndegwa, Muchemi, the late Nyawira, the late Wangui and Many others.Adoring Grandmother of Nellius, Nancy, Carol, Kevin, Maryann, Kiprotich, Faith, Evalyne, Chris, Tess, Maureen, Victor, David, Alex, Jael, Warren, Jasmine, Emy, Jeremy, Nduta, Emmanuella,Abigael and many others.Awesome Great-grandmother of Master Nathan, Ethanjoe, Wilma and many others.
Family and Friends are meeting at Barclays Plaza, Loita Street, 15th floor, Optiven Transformation Centre (OTC) on Monday 9th to Friday 13th from 5:30pm to 7:30pm daily.
Funeral Service and burial will be held on Saturday 14th September at the Family home in Laburra village, Mweiga, Nyeri County from 10:00am.
You are a true icon in God’s hands you rest and in our hearts you remain forever.