We regret to announce the sudden death of Eld, former Councilor and Rtd senior Chief Patrick Onkoba Kerama of Nyaribari Central, Kiamokama division, Kisii county. Son of the late Kerama Onkoba and the late Drusilla Obaga. Husband to Rebecca Moraa Onkoba. Father of the late Judy, Beatrice, Ziporrah, Rachel, Erick, Linet, Ann and Micah. Brother of Omwebu, Nchore, Michira, Ongori, Sokobe, Ondimu, Mariaria, Mondas, Omboto, Ntabo, Moraas, the late Gesare, Basweti, Hebisibah, Bathsheba, Kemuma, and others. Father-in-law of Esther, Jared, Samuel, Ben, Jasper and Douglas. Uncle of Prof. Jerry, Tom, Abel, Marcella, John, Mathew, David, Nyagakas, Marys, Mokandu, Asanyo among others. Grandfather of Wincate, Emmanuel, Christine, Tervil, Tyffany, Tenyzn, Erine, Eran, kerama, Jeremy, Samuel, George, Enock, David, Judy, Joy, Thomas and Nyakundi. Korera to Getanda, late,Moywaywa, late Momanyi, Nyaata, Nyarang’o and late Nyaanga . In-law to Meshack, Bilhah, Callen, Hellen, Esther, the late Enock, Abigael, Nyakiongoras, Kemunto, Elizabeth, Susan, Salome, Miriam, Esthers, Grace, Alice, Kerubo, the late Rudiah, late Kwamboka, Jane and Priscah. Son in-law of Mwengei and Bochere. Semo of Isaiah, late Charles and Ogendi.Grandson to Hon Prof Ongeri among others. Cousin of Hon Ezekiel Machogu, Amb. Abel Sagini, Nyansimeras, Nyaosis, Ongeris, Marangas, Ndeges, Ondimus, Nyakerambas, Asanyos and others.
Friends and relatives are meeting daily at his Kiamokama home, Nyaribari Masaba and in Nairobi at Antonio’s Grill for burial preparations and prayers.The main fundraising will be held at Nairobi professional centre and his Kiamokama home today,Tuesday 17th April 2018. Kind donations can be sent to Mpesa paybill no. 297794.
The cortege leaves Montezuma Monalisa funeral home on Thursday 19th April 2018 to his rural homestead. Burial will take place on 20th April 2018 starting 9:00am at Kiamokama,Kisii County.