It is with profound sadness that we announce the sudden passing on of WO II (RTD) Elijah Moriasi Osebe, which occurred on the 26th of February, 2022 at Kijabe Hospital.
He was the son to the late Zachariah Osebe Omboto and the late mama Naomi Moraa Osebe. Loving husband to Rose Bosibori, father to Omboto Moriasi,Lindah Kerubo and Edward Maroko.
Brother to the late Francis Mombinya, Dorcas Mokeira, Hon. Walter Nyambati, James Agasa, Geoffrey Motanya, the late Patricia Kemunto, the late Mary Nyakerario, Teresa Bosibori, Josephine Barongo, Peter Nyakeoga and the late Eric Bogonko.
His uncles were the late Moriasi omboto, Ombego Omboto, Motuka Omboto, Francis Mogaka, Josephate Nyamwange, the late Osebe Nyabei, late Nyalinda Nyamwange, Nyandika Nyatundu, Fred Ochanda aunties late Nyanchama Moriasi,Saraphina Ombego,Rael Motuka,Alice Motuka, Nyang’ara Mogaka and others.
He was cousins to Maroro Ombego, Rolex Ombego, Motanya Moriasi, the late Andrew Moriasi, Moriasi Motuka, Omboto Motuka, Maroko Motuka, Keng’aya, Jared Nyamari,Mose Gekong’a, Edith Ogamba ,Orina Momanyi, Jeff Momanyi ,Ann Momanyi, Samuel Gekonyo, late Stephen Ogamba,Christopher Monari ,councillor Rasugu ,Orina Ogamba, Gladies Motuka and others.
Brother-in law to the late Penis, Tabitha, Grace, Karen, Penninah and Emily. Uncle to Isaac Mombiya, Shem Mombinya, Omboto Mombinya, Dave Nyambati,Victor Nyambati, Dr. Clinton Motanya, Evans Oanda,Walter Makworo, Martha, Sylvia, Brenda, Byron,Abel,Amon, Naomi, Rachel Maroro and many others. Grandfather to Jasper and Jason. Son in law to the late Jackson Onserio and Yunuke Mong’ina. Father-in-law to Jared Bosire. In-law to Shem Onserio and Mary Matuga.
Friends and relatives are meeting daily for prayers at his home in Lanet Kiamunyeki village Nakuru County and Bigogo Village Manga Sub-County Nyamira county.
There will be a fund raising at his residence on Tuesday, 8th March 2022 from 2pm and in Nairobi on Wednesday, 9th March 2022 at United Kenya Club at 4pm.
The funeral service will be held on Friday, 11th March, 2022 at Lanet Kiamunyeki village at 10a.m. Thereafter, he will be laid to rest at his farm in Lanet.