It is with great sadness, solemn hearts, and humble acceptances of God’s will that we announce the sudden death of Mwalimu Joseph Kereu ogongi.
Mwalimu Ogongi passed On Tuesday 12/3/2013 following a short illness, a man of faith and life long teacher. He was son to the late mzee Thomas Kereu and the late Mrs. Salome Kwamboka of Bomorenda Sub-location, Wanjare Kisii. He dedicated his life to serve others and his family. He was a beloved husband to Mrs. Pacifica Barongo .
He was brother to Anna Obonyo of Bobassi , Peter Ombasa of Bomorenda, the late Paskaria Mong’ina formerly of Nandi Hills, Andrew Mogusi of Suneka, the late Paulina Nyaribo formerly of Nyanturago, Augustino Mirang’a of Ekiendege, suneka, John Mogeni of Nandi Hills, Elizabeth Moraa of Nairobi and the late Clemencia Kerubo.
Mwalimu Joseph was the beloved father of, Charles & Anita of Washintong state. Janemay of New Jersey, Mary, Josephine and Calista of Nairobi, David, Everlyn and Eric of Suneka, Kisii.
Mzee had five sons precede him in death. At infancy, Mwalimu had 26 grand children, Joseph & Marion Onyancha of Tanzania, Florah & Olive of Nairobi ,Irene of Eldoret, Olga of Kisii, Vincent, Festus, Kevin and Edgar of New Jersey, Walter, Nyanchoka Nelly, Davis, Victor, Kevin of Nairobi, Maxine, Justine, Spacey & infant Joseph of Kisii. Sally, Michelle of Nairobi, Gideon, Audreyanne, and baby Joe, Byron and Ivy all of Kisii.
Mwalimu had two great grandchildren Ka’shawn David Joseph of New Jersey, and Darlene, of Tanzania. Mwalimu had many Cousins, Nephews and Nieces who he mentored in his life and has left behind a huge void that can never be filled. May the Almighty God receive him in his mercies to His Glorious Kingdom and rest his soul in eternal peace. Amen.
Family members, Friends and well wishers are meeting daily at our residence at 144 Bostwick Avenue, Jersey City, NJ, 07305 for prayers,moral support and financial assistance to help the family travel back home to kenya to send the late Mwalimu to his final resting place.
Memorial service will be held on Sunday 12/15/2013
Location: St. Patrick Catholic Church, 492 Bramhall Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 07304
Time : 5:00PM
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