It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of Mrs. Avia Kavutha Mbilu.
The late Mrs. Mbilu passed away at Parkland Hospital in Dallas, TX on Dec. 31st, 2012 from complications following a stroke at the age of 71.
She was the wife of Major General (Retired) E. S Mbilu, former Commander of Kenya Navy. She was the loving mother to Marie Mbilu-Mumanyi, Betty Mbilu, Nancy Mbilu-Muthama, Esther Mbilu, all of Dallas, TX, Peter Mbilu and Julie Mbilu of Mombasa, Kenya.
She was the mother-in-law to Tom Mumanyi, Ken Muoki and George Muthama. She is also survived by several grandchildren.
Daily meetings are being held at Faith in Christ Church, 2530 Joefield Road – Suite 12, Dallas, TX 75229 from 6 pm.
A funeral fundraising to help offset medical costs and help with transportation of the deceased to her final resting place in Kenya will be held on Saturday Jan. 12th, 2013 at 6 pm at Christ International Church 1104-1108 Luke St. Irving, TX 75061.
Directions from 183 Airport Freeway:
Take Belt Line South Exit
Keep right to take Belt Line South ramp
Merge onto N Belt Line Road
Turn Left on Stovall St (Stovall St is 0.1 miles past W Pioneer Dr, if you reach Lakeside you’ve gone a little too far)
Turn Right onto Luke St and arrive at 1104-1108 Luke St (if you reach Conflans, you have gone about 0.2 miles too far)
For those who may not be able to attend the fund raising, a bank account has been set up to help with the funeral arrangements:
For more information, please contact the following committee members:
Nancy Mbilu – (469)464-8771
James Makokha (treasurer) – (214)548-1445
Helen Ngui (treasurer) – (682)234-4178
Tony Kaloki – (817)875-
Ken Muoki – (214)995-2684 g
Tom Mumanyi – (469)735-0767
Alfred Muoki – (214)573-3227
The family of the late Mrs. Avia Kavutha Mbilu would like to thank you all for your support and prayers during this difficult time.