November 23, 2014

Pius Mburu Kamau of Springfield, MA Succumbs to Cancer while Vacationing in Kenya

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Pius Mburu Kamau(42) from Springfield,Massachusetts lost his three year long battle with Lung cancer while vacationing in Kenya. He was diagnized with Lung cancer in Oct 2012 and has been going for lung cancer treatment at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston. Two weeks ago he travelled to Kenya to see his family before he could start fresh treatment of radiation and Chemo therapy that was scheduled for Monday 11/17/2014, but while in Kenya his lungs failed and died unexpectedly at Hurlingham Hospital in Nairobi,Kenya. Pius Kamau was from Ol Kalou,Nyahururu in Kenya.He came to the USA in 2000, got married to Mary Macharia and were…

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Kenyan couple in McKinney,TX loses 6 year old daughter after 11 frantic months in the US

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By ANTONY KARANJA in DALLAS, TX MCKINNEY, TX: When Martin Wahome and his wife Sabina, won a Green Card in 2012, they were excited about the opportunities that lay ahead of them. They now had a chance to better their lives in the US and possibly live the American dream. More importantly, this was extra special for the Wahomes as this also gave them hope that the health of their daughter Joy Njeri Wahome would now turn for the better with superior medical facilities. Joy who was four years old at the time had developed serious health issues after contracting…

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Death and Funeral announcement for the late Mrs Jael Oyoo of Rockville, Maryland

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It is with deep sorrow that we announce the death of Mrs. Jael Oyoo who passed on Monday, October 20, 2014, at Shady Grove Hospital in Rockville, Maryland. She leaves behind her husband Dr. Edwin M. Oyoo, and children Terry E. Oyoo, Philip O. Oyoo, Christabel A. Oyoo, Joshua O. Oyoo, and Amos G. Odenyo (Son-in-Law). We welcome and appreciate all who are willing to support the family during this time of sorrow. Friends and family will be meeting daily in the evening at the Oyoo’s residence: 205 Poplar Spring Road, Rockville, MD 20850. The funeral service will be on Saturday,…

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Death Announcement: Edith Waithira Muiruri of Olathe, Kansas

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It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the promotion to glory of Edith Waithira Muiruri that happened 10/15/2014, beloved wife to Samuel Muiruri Gito, mother to Six Sons and Four daughters and many Grandchildren. Edith Waithira Muiruri hailed from Kibendera, Muranga County and was residing in Olathe, Kansas. The Memorial service will be held on Thursday 10/23/2014 at McGilley & Frye Funeral Home, 105 E Loula Street, Olathe KS 66061. 5pm-6pm Visitation, 6pm-7pm Service. For further information please contact: Wambua Musau: 913-302-6709 Patrick Kangethe: 913-963-3635

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Death Announcement-Mrs. Mary Wanjiru Kinyanjui mom Patrick Warui of Dallas, TX

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We regret to announce the sudden departure of our sister in Christ Mrs. Mary Wanjiru Kinyanjui of Nakuru, Kenya, which occurred on October 18th after a short illness in Mombasa, Kenya. She was the beloved wife to the Late Peter Kinyanjui, Mother to Damaris Gathoni Kariuki (Mombasa Kenya), Patrick Warui Kinyanjui (Dallas Texas), and Humphrey Mbugua Kinyanjui (Seattle, Washington). She was the sister to Bishop Mr & Mrs James Kimani (Tokoma Washington) , Reverend Mr & Mrs Samuel Muchai, Mr & Mrs Richard Gichuki (North Carolina), Pastor Mr & Mrs Leticia Gachara (Takoma, Washington), Pastor Mr & Mrs Jane Ngaruiya (Nairobi,…

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Death Announcement-David Ogega Gesicho Kakonge of Ontario, Canada

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It is with great sadness that we announce the death of David Ogega Gesicho Kakonge, who passed on in his sleep on September 30, 2014. He was a longtime resident of Hamilton, Ontario and had just moved to Toronto a few years ago. Friends and family are meeting to complete arrangements for a fundraiser to help defray funeral home costs and expenses. Details regarding funeral service and fundraising will be provided in due course. He was the son of Ambassador Dr. John Otachi Kakonge (Geneva), and Mary Moraa Gesicho (Kenya) and father to Stephanie Bochere Kakonge (Kenya); Nephew to Rachel Kasamani, Gladys…

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Death Announcement: Felix Irungu Mburu, son of John Mburu Tiria of Covington, Georgia

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It is with deep sorrow that we inform you of the sudden death of  Felix Irungu Mburu. Felix was a 19 year old student at Mercer University in Macon GA and son of John Tiria & Hannah Mburu of Covington, Georgia, USA. Prayers are scheduled daily from 7-9PM at his parent’s residence at 340 Princeton Way, Covington GA 30016. The family has expressed its wish to have Phillip Irungu’s body repatriated to Kenya for burial. Further details will be communicated as they become available. Please uplift the family in Prayers and extend your financial support. If you wish to support…

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Death and Funeral announcement-Mrs. Beth Kimwele Nguli

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We regret to announce the sudden departure of Mrs.  Beth Kimwele Nguli of, Wote, Makueni County, Kenya, which occurred September 29th after a short illness at Nairobi Hospital, Kenya. She was the beloved wife to  Mr. D.S. Nguli , father to Pastor Maggie Musau, (Wife of Pastor Daniel Musau -The Living Well Church Arlington, Texas ), Charles Kimwele – (All Nations Church – Dallas Texas), Anthony Kimwele, Christine Kamau, Jane Njoroge, Mother In-law to Pastor Daniel Musau – Arlington Texas, Jane Kimwele- Arlington Texas, Catherine Kimwele, Paul Kamau, and Samuel Njoroge. Grandmother to Joshua and Joy Musau, Samuel and Elijah…

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Death Announcement for John Kamau “Marley” of Worcester, MA

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John Kamau, also known as Marley or Bob, passed away at his home in Worcester, MA on Monday, September 15, 2014 following a tragic accident outside his apartment. John is survived by his wife, Eva Kihu and two children Cilia Kamau (5) and Simon Kamau (3). John is a brother in law to Ronah and Jane Kihu both residents of Worcester. John Kamau formerly lived in Baltimore, MD for many years. Family and friends are meeting daily at 6:00PM for prayers at his residence on 104Lakewood Street, Worcester, MA. A memorial service to celebrate the life of John Kamau is scheduled on Sunday 9/28/2014 at 5:00PM at Hosanna…

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UPDATE: Memorial and Burial Service for Zarah Njeri Kimotho (Zee) set for Saturday, September 27

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It is with humble acceptance that we announce the promotion to glory of Zarah Njeri Kimotho fondly known as Zee. Baby Zee passed away on Tuesday night at 6.30pm after a long battle with cancer. While Zee fought her battle many Kenyans in the DFW community rallied around her. She inspired the community to come together many a times. She was the daughter to Joseph and Virginia Kimotho of Wylie TX. She was a precious sister to Cindy and Samantha. Zee touched the lives of many in her short life and was greatly loved by those who got an opportunity…

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