Catherine Wairimu Kiragu
The late Catherine Wairimu Kiragu was born on 3rd October 1971 at Pumwani Hospital Nairobi. She was the second child of Antao Kiragu Mbiti and Jane Micere Kiragu. She was sister to Joyce Njeri, Nicholas Chomba Kiragu, Titus Nduruci, Mary Wanjiku, the late Eunice Wambui and Lilian Njoki.
The late Catherine Wairimu started her education at Gakoigo Primary school and later joined Kerugoya Girls High School. She later studied a course in Cosmetology.
The late Catherine went to work for Sunchic School of Hair as a turor. Over the years, she also worked for Revlon and later started Cathy’s Hair Salon where she has been working until her demise. She was known as one of the best hairstylist. She was very friendly to her customers and neighbours in her working place.
Catherine was blessed with one child namely Malcolm Muturi.
The late Catherine was baptized at ACK Gakoigo Church while a young child. She later moved to ACK Kianjogu Church and lately Nairobi where she was fellowshipping with ACK St. James Buruburu Church until her demise. She was very active in the Church. She devoted many hours in service to humanity and was always having a positive attitude.
The late Catherine Wairimu Kiragu was diagnosed with Stage I Lympoma Cancer back in 2012 which she fought and overcame; she went in remission for 6 years and in 2019 the sickness recurred which she fought it bravely. A true fighter, Cathy persevered through it all, she managed to bring you so much smile, love and compassion, during which she was undergoing surgeries and chemotherapy in various hospitals. The Lord promoted her to higher glory on Sunday 4th October, 2020 at Jamaa Hospital at around 10.30 pm.
It is the Lord who gives and who takes for that may His Name be glorified.
Rugano rwa Catherine Wairimu Kiragu
Mutiga-iri Catherine Wairimu Kiragu aciarirwo mweri 3rd October 1971 thibitari-ini ya Pumwani Hospital Nairobi. Arari mwana wa keeri wa Antao Kiragu Mbiti na Jane Micere Kiragu. Arari mwari wa nyina na Joyce Njeri, Nicholas Chomba Kiragu, Titus Nduruci, Mary Wanjiku, mutiga-iri Eunice Wambui na Lilian Njoki.
Mutiga-iri Catherine Wairimu ambiriirie githomo giake thukuru-ini wa Gakoigo Primary school na thutha ucio akiingira Kerugoya Girls High School. Thutha niacokire guthomera koci ya Cosmetology.
Mutiga-iri Catherine niambiriirie kuruta wira na Sunchic School of Hair ari ta murutani. Thutha ucio niandikirwo ni kambuni ya Revlon na agicoka akiambiriria Cathy’s Hair Salon kuria ararutaga nginyagia kuhuruka gwake. Niaroikaine ta umwe wa njorua cia maundu ma uthaka. Arari mwendi andu na murata wa aingi na muno aria mararutithanagia wira nake.
Utuuro wa famiri:
Catherine niararathimitwo na mwaka umwe na niwe Malcolm Muturi.
Mutiga-iri Catherine abatithirio kanitha-ini wa ACK Gakoigo Church ari mwana munini. Niacokire agithamira kanitha wa ACK Kianjogu Church na muico agithii Nairobi kuria aragocagira kanitha wa ACK St. James Buruburu Church nginyagia kuhuruka gwake. Arari mundu wi kiyo kanitha-ini na niarerutagira muno guteithia andu. Niaroimburaga Jesu ta Mwathani na Muhonokia wake.
Ndwari na Kuhuruka:
Mutiga-iri Catherine Wairimu Kiragu nionekire ena Stage I Lympoma Cancer mwaka wa 2012 murimu uria ahuranire naguo na agitoria kwa ihinda ria miaka itandatu. Kuri mwaka wa 2019 niacokereiruo ni ndwari oro iyo na akiambiriria kurigitwo mathibitari-ini ngurani ta Kenyatta National Hospital, Texas Cancer Centre na ingi nyingi. Kuri muthenya wa Sunday 4th October 2020 mathaa ma thaa inya na nuthu cia utuku (10.30 pm) niahurukirio ni Mwathani ari thibitari ya Jamaa Hospital kuria aramukagira urigitani.
Ni Mwathani waheanire Catherine nan owe wacoka kumugira. Ritwa ria Mwathani rirogocwo. Amen.