Celebrating the life of a Patriarch-Father to Judy Macharia of Frederick MD
It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the passing on of Mzee Burton Gitahi
Kabua, husband to Teresa Wanjugu, son to the late Kabua Gikonyo and Alice Wanjiru of Thuti Sublocation,
Karima Location, Othaya, Nyeri County.
Brother of Julia Wangui Gatweku of Ihuririo Chinga and of the late Kiama, Gathoni, Wangechi,
Wothaya, Ndonga and Watetu. Father of DK Ndirangu, Susanah Indimuli (Murunyu, Nakuru), Gachie
Gitahi-GG ( Wilson Airport), Judy Macharia (USA), Prof Kiama Gitahi (University of Nairobi),
Florence Muigai (Nakuru County – HQ), Lilian Kanyi (Tara Lab), Dr Githinji Gitahi (Amref Health
Africa) and Winnie Muthoni (Avenue Group).
Father-in-law of Priscah Ndirangu (USA), David
Indimuli (Naivasha Vet Offi ce), Leah Gitahi (Principal Kimuchu), Teresa Kiama (University of Nairobi),
Dr. Andrew Gachie (KNH), Caroline Mbui Githinji (Nkemi Consulting), Brian Mangula (DHL) and the
late Joseph Macharia and Alex Muigai.
Grandfather of Wambui Ndirangu (USA), Wanjiku Ndirangu
(Kings International) and Antony Mwai, Terry Shiundu (MicroEnsure) & Chris Shiundu, Burton
Ndirangu (Burtrix Media), Caroline Ndirangu (ABC Integrated) & Robert Kuria, Phoebe Ndirangu
(Nyeri General Hospital), Maureen Ndirangu (UNON), the late Tony Indimuli, Fred Indimuli (Citizen
TV), Edna Mithamo (Action Aid Kenya) and Dennis Mithamo, Paul Indimuli (Reelcom Solutions),
Kevin Gitahi (US Embassy), Anne Wanjugu (Britam Ins.), Sharon Gitahi, Dennis Gitahi, Lauren
Macharia Brewington and Mr. Brewington (USA), Gitahi Kiama, Wanjugu Kiama, Stephen Kamau,
Raquel Muigai (CCTV Africa), Ian Burton Gitahi Muigai, TerryAnne W. Gacii (Britam), Brian Gachie,
Fredrick Gitahi, Triza Kamuyu, Cugu Githinji, Rogers Githinji, Wambui Githinji, Gitahi Githinji Sr,
Wanja Githinji and Gitahi Githinji Jr.
Great Grandfather of Brandon, Natalie, Stephanie, Angel, Asher,
Hadassah, Abijah, Bryant, Nicole, Natalie, Maya, Bradley, Wanja, Judy and Joseph (Jojo).
Friends and relatives are meeting for prayers at St Andrews Church Nairobi at 5.30pm on Thursday
1st Dec and Friday 2nd Dec. Prayers are being held daily at his Othaya home.
There will be a prayer service at Loresho Community Church on Sunday 4th December at 3.00pm.
Burial will be on 7th December at his home in Karima, Othaya, preceded by a church service at
Gatugi PCEA Church at 11am.
“Those who walk up-rightly enter into peace; They fi nd rest as they lie in death”
“Matwarwo kundu kuri na thayu, andu aria maturaga uturo wa uthingu, makua