Promotion to Glory of Isaac Chege Karanja, Father to Nancy Kamau (Mama Soni) of Baltimore, MD

Dear family and friends, it is with great sadness that we inform you of promotion to glory of Isaac Chege Karanja of Nguku Village, Kigumo in Murang’a, Kenya on November 25, 2017. He passed away at Agah Khan hospital after a short illness.

He was a loving husband to Susan Wanjiku Chege, father to Edward Chege (Laurel, MD), Nancy Kamau (Baltimore, MD), Dr. Nelly Kangethe (Baltimore, MD), the late Rose Nyambura Chege, the late John Chege, Patrick Chege (Kenya) and Kenneth Chege (Kenya).

Father in-law to David Kamau (Baltimore, MD), Meshack Kangethe (Baltimore, MD), Joyce Karita-Ndungu (Kenya) and Viola Mwangi (Kenya).

Grandfather to Oliver Chege, Margaret Gitau-Chege, Vivian Kamau, Tracy Kamau, Gibson Mashua, Susanna Njuguna and Jade Mashua all of Baltimore Maryland. Olivia Wangui Chege, Mwaura Njeri, Evelyn Ndung’u, Joseph Ndung’u, John Mwangi, Serita Mwangi and Nelly Ndung’u all of Kenya.

Great grandfather to Kaiden Isaac Faulstich, Jillian-Rose Nyambura Chege of Baltimore Maryland and Ryan Mbugua of Kenya.

Family and friends are meeting for prayers Sunday, November 26, 2017, Monday, November 27, 2017, Wednesday, November 29, 2017, and Friday, December 1, 2017, at 6 pm at 6818 Chand Ct. Rosedale MD 21237.

Memorial Service will be on Sunday, December 3, 2017, at 4 pm. 

Venue: 9600 Pulaski Park Drive Suite 115

             Middle River, MD 21220


Financial support can be sent to Nelly Kangethe on Cash App: 443-844-6001 $Neliu

For more information please feel free to contact:

Nelly Kangethe: 443-844-6001

Meshack Kangethe: 443-845-1444

Nancy Kamau: 410-800-3634

David Kamau: 410-800-3635

Karanja Mwaura: 410-409-9340

Pastor Peter Mugweh: 410-236-5401


As painful as it is, we were blessed with a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and friend. He loved us so much and blessed us with everything we have today. Dad, you were our great hero that will be hard to replace. Please keep us in your prayers especially for our mom who has lost her best friend for life. Rest in peace.