It is with profound pain and deep sorrow that the Okeyo family announces the demise of Mama Margaret Akoth Buodo Okeyo of Kamango village, Awach Sub-location, Nyakach sub county Kisumu which occurred on 3rd August, 2021, at 5:15pm, at Tayiba Medical Centre in Kisumu. Mama suffered from chronic heart condition that was complicated by kidney failure.
Daughter of the late Mzee Zakaria Magawi and the late Rusalina Magawi of Jimo East (Ndori School), Nyakach Sub-county, Kisumu County. Wife of the late Pitalis Okeyo Ngiela of Kamango village, Awach sub-location, Nyakach Sub-county, Kisumu County. Co-wife of Elsa Okeyo.
Sister of the late Mama Agnes Ondego, the late Mama Anna Omollo, the late Joseph Abondo the late Bishop Paul Agwanda and the late Johannes Ondiek.
Mother of the late William Ochieng, Atieno Okeyo, Professor Stephen Olus (Uzima University), Monica Ochieng (Ksm), Felix Otieno (Maseno University), the late Dr. Pamela Koga, Florence Owuor (Equity Bank), George Okeyo, Bernard Okeyo, Kennedy Okeyo, late Emily Okeyo and Eric Villa (KSA). Step-mother of David, Phoebe, Daisy, Dan, Emily and Alice.
Mother in-law of Sabina Ochieng’ (KNH), Dr. Rosemary Obara-Okeyo (LREB), late Paul Ochieng, Lucy Otieno, the late Steven Omondi Koga (Nyakach Kadiang’a), Prof. Alfred Owuor (UoN), Belinda Otieno, Caroline Atieno, Carolyn Oluoch and Christine Indiaka(NMS).
Grandmother of Victor, Sammy, Erick, Vitalis, Vivian, Patricia, Rozina, Gregory, Valerie, Antony, Theodore, Victor, Joyce, Clifford, Margaret, Alvin, Frazier, Fidel, Nancy, Lillian, Janah, Natalie, Ashley, Shana, Marsha, Abel, Natasha, Pras, Morgan, Renee, Samantha, Israel, Irene, Geoffrey, Gabriellah, Breattah, Immanuellah, Aira, Amarl and Alby.
Great-grandmother of Angelo, Glorious, Mike and Rosemary, Anita, Amiliavictors, Amanivictors, Jeremy, Jason, Victoria, Anna and Cloyd.
Sister-in-law of the late Otero Ngiela, the late Joram Owire Ngiela, the late Anna Oyieng Midega (Nyakach Kadiang’a), the late Dismus Omollo Ng’iela, the late Charles Ausa Ngiela, Wilfrida Owire, Siprina Owire, and Olisa Owire.
Burial will be on 21st August at her home in Kamango Village, Awach, Nyakach Sub-county, Kisumu County.
Mama, we remain ignited by the wholesome love you
expressed for all your children, relatives and friends.
If we live, we live for the Lord; and if we die, we die for the Lord.
So, whether we live or die, we belong to the Lord. ~ Romans 14:8