It is with great sorrow that we post the tragic death of Mzee Zakayo Robare Motaroki of Botori/Geticha Village, Kisii Township. Mzee Zakayo was knocked down by a speeding Motor bike at Mwanyagetinge- Nyanchwa, around 8.00 a.m. on Sunday 06.12.11. He was on his way to Kisii Cathedral church. The late Zakayo worked in Kisii School between 1965 to 1983.
The late Zakayo was husband to Berina Bonareri and father to Mr. Aloys Manyange of USA, Margaret Ososi and Beatrice Orangi of Kisii-Kenya; father-in-law to Rachel of NJ, Aloys Orang’i, Charles, Joseph, Isaac, Isaiah all of USA and the late Peter Ososi. Mzee Zakayo had 14 grandchildren among them Faith (Canada), Brenda, Max (VA), Jackline, Douglas, Orangi and Kako among others and two great grandchildren. He was brother to the late Mekenye, Rafael, cousin to the late Omurwa, Obiri, and Samson Manyange; brother-in-law to Marianna, Rachel Omurwa of USA, Ruth, Moraa, the late Basibika, the late Anna and the late Rosa among others. Uncle to Jane Mekenye AZ, Carol, Brian and Zilla all of Minnesota, Isaboke, and Josiah Manyange of VA, Philomena, Elmelda, Mochama, Tom, and Moochi of Kenya among others.
Four members of the Manyange family will be travelling to Kenya for the funeral. Your prayers and/or financial support are highly appreciated. Funeral arrangements will be posted in due course.
For more information/support, please contact:
1. Aloys Manyange – 908 499 2896
2. Rachel Manyange – 908 265 8289
3. Maxwell Manyange â€“ 908 340 8282
4. Shem Onditi – 201 532 2026
5. Charles Matara – 732 372 3725
6. Philip Mogeni – 919 369 4238
7. Charles Mogaka – 817 291 0209
8. Rachel Omurwa – 763 427 1429
9. Geoffrey Manyange – 757 277 1798
10. Jane Mekenye – 480 553 3577
Family and friends will be meeting daily at the Manyange’s residence 66B Wabeno Ave. Springfield, NJ 07081.
Bank information: Bank of America, Aloys Manyange, Savings Account # 009492691872. Thank you, and may God bless you.