January 31, 2015

Death Announcement: Ezekiel Onkanga


We are sad to announce the sudden passing of Mzee Ezekiel Onkanga of Boitang’are village Ememwa location, Nyamache District, Kisii County. See more info on flyer.

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Death Announcement: Mama Elizabeth Bwari Omwenga mum to Pastor James Omwenga of Dallas New Life SDA Church in Dallas


We are sad to announce the death of  She was the mother to Mama Elizabeth Bwari Omwenga mum to Pastor James Omwenga of Dallas New Life SDA Church in Dallas, Harun Omwenga and George Omwenga  all of Dallas and Samuel Omwenga of Maryland. She was grandma to Emily G. Okero, Kepha, Cathy of Maryland, and Oguta. She was great grandma to Faisa and Nyabonyi. Family, friends and well-wishers are meeting at Pastor’s house at 3716 Mariner Street, McKinney, TX 75070. Please see flyer for more information including contact and fundraising information. RIP Mama Elizabeth Bwari Omwenga.

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[VIDEO] Kenyan man dies in fire tragedy in Atlanta


A Kenyan man who authorities described as homeless has died following an explosion that razed down the building he was in in Forest Park, about twenty miles South of  the city of Atlanta, Georgia, USA. The man has been identified as Daniel Kariuki Chege akaKandithi. Clayton County authorities said the man “may have been asleep when several  explosions rocked the building.” “Daniel was well known around here. He usually spent the night inside the building to keep the wintery weather at bay,” said Moses Freeman, a friend to the deceased. “He was a good man,” he added. According to witnesses,…

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Death Announcement: Carolyne Mukuhi Kihara of Powder Springs, Georgia


We regret to announce the death of Carolyne Mukuhi Kihara which occured on January 19, 2015 at Kennestone Hospital after a short illness. She was the daughter of Ruth Kihara and the late James Kihara Kinyua. She was a sister to Sylvia Njeri Kihara, Dennis Kinyua Kihara, and Michelle Wangui Kihara. Family and friends are meeting daily 7pm-9pm at 1812 Hannah Place, Powder Springs, GA 30127, for funeralarrangements. The Burial date will be announced later. In preparation for her burial, any financial contributions may be deposited at BANK OF AMERICA ino RUTH W KIHARA Routing no 06100052 ACCT # 334045116332. Your prayers, presence and financial support are highly appreciated. Contacts:…

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Memorial Service For Rev. Kenneth Mukoma Njiriri, Father to John Njenga Of Irving TX


Following the sad demise of Rev. Kenneth Mukoma, father to John Njenga of Irving Texas. There will be a memorial service on Sunday 1/11/2015 at HPPC Gym 3821 University Blvd, Dallas Texas 75205at 3PM. Prayer meetings are being held daily at Njenga’s residence 3628 Block Dr. Apt 809 Irving Texas 75038. Contact persons: John Njenga 9725136687 Margaret  njenga 9724807090 John Ndungu (Baba tim) 2149237137 Evanson Gichuki (Baba Queen) 4693607212. May He Rest in Eternal Peace.

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Kenyan mother dies while visiting her son in Colorado,US


A Kenyan woman died in Colorado, US while visiting her son. Mrs. Grace Nduku Mwele passed away on Saturday, January 3, 2015 at a Colorado hospital where she was receiving treatment after a short illness .  She was a former member of the Kenya National Choir-Muungano Choir. “It is with profound sorrow and humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the passing away of Mrs. Grace Nduku Mwele which occurred on Saturday, January 3, 2015 in a Colorado hospital after a short illness while visiting her son there. She was the beloved wife of Mr Peter Mwele Babu of Nairobi, Kenya. She was…

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UPDATED: Kenyan man shot and killed in Baltimore Maryland


It is with deep sorrow and humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the promotion to glory of beloved friend, father, son, Brother Joe Kobia on 1/3/2015. Josephat (Joe) Kobia was a son to the Late Japhet kobia Mukiira and Teresa Mukoba Imbaya of Meru Kenya. He is a former student at Kenya Utalii College, and Disney world Florida. Friends are meeting daily for prayers in Baltimore at 21 Weyfield CT, Rosedale MD  21237 and in Washington DC area at 7600 maple Avenue APT 1107, Tacoma Park, MD 20912 from 5:00pm. For those who cannot make it to the meeting a bank account…

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Kenyan man found dead in his bathroom in Tacoma, Washington


We are saddened to announce the death of Peter Mburu Karoki of Tacoma, Washington. Mr. Mburu was found dead in the bathroom of his apartment. He was working with Accres of Tacoma and Lifeforce of Tacoma. The cause of his death is unknown. Friends, family and GCPC Church are appealing to well-wishers for his fundraising to be able to transport the body back to Kenya. The fundraising will be held on01/11/2015 at Great Commission Presbyterian Church at 24823 Pacific Hwy S, Kent, WA 98032 suite 106-108 at 2:00PM. For more information you can reach: Rev. Josphat Weru:- (206) 832-9326 Or (206) 832-9755 James Njuguna:-…

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Kenyan woman dies at Pennsylvania hospital


It is with deep sorrow and the humble acceptance of God’s will that we inform you of the promotion to glory of our beloved mother Teresa Wanjiku Gitau on December 29th2014, wife of Emmauel Kimani Gitau,  mother to Mary Ndgewa (KS), Anne Kimani (PA), Christine Kimani (PA), Joan Kimani (Kenya), and Fidelis Kimani(Kenya).   Teresa traveled from Kenya to the US on 12/16/14 for further medical treatment due to an aneurysm that developed as a result of undergoing brain surgery on 11/5/14 at the Aga Khan Hospital Nairobi, Kenya. Teresa underwent surgery to correct the aneurysm on 12/19/14 at the…

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[PHOTOS] Uhuru’s Cousin Mike Gathecha laid to rest


Flamboyant businessman Mike Gathecha who died in a car accident last week was laid to rest yesterday in Juja. Easily identifiable by his flashy cars with customized number plates, Gathecha died after hitting a stationary lorry at Roysambu. He was driving a Toyota Crown at the time. Apart from being the President’s relative, Gathecha was the MD of Juja Capital Centre. He also reportedly had interests in several other clubs and businesses. He died at the age of 29. Kiambu Governor William Kabogo was among the mourners. Here are some pics. -nairobiwire.com

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