FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS

[PHOTOS] Orie Rogo Manduli requiem set for September 28

Manduli will be laid to rest at her Tondorie Estate farm in Kitale on October 2.

In Summary

• Manduli died on September 8 at her home in Riverside, Nairobi, after suffering from an undisclosed illness.

• The family said donations towards the funeral arrangements will be accepted via MPesa Paybill no.4002925; Account: Your name.

The family of the late Orie Rogo Manduli has announced a requiem will be held at All Saints Cathedral on September 28. https://bit.ly/2VH4W3F

A table decorated with items that the late Orie Rogo Manduli loved. The family will be changing them everyday until the day she is laid to rest. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
A table decorated with items that the late Orie Rogo Manduli loved. The family will be changing them everyday until the day she is laid to rest. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY

The family of the late Orie Rogo Manduli has announced a requiem will be held at All Saints Cathedral on September 28.

Family Spokesman Gor Semelango accompanied by the daughters Elizabeth(L) and Janice Rogo (R) addressing journalists on the funeral arrangements of the late Orie Rogo Manduli at the family residence at Ardwyn House in Riverside, Nairobi on September 15th 2021./DOUGLAS OKIDDY
Family Spokesman Gor Semelango accompanied by the daughters Elizabeth(L) and Janice Rogo (R) addressing journalists on the funeral arrangements of the late Orie Rogo Manduli at the family residence at Ardwyn House in Riverside, Nairobi on September 15th 2021./DOUGLAS OKIDDY

On Wednesday, the family spokesman, Gor Semelango, alongside Rogo's daughters Elizabeth and Janice, addressed journalists on the funeral arrangements at the family residence in Riverside.

The requiem will take place from noon and her body will be laid to rest at her farm in Tondorie Estate, Kitale, on October 2.

The late Orie Rogo Manduli residence at Ardwyn House in Riverside, Nairobi on September 15th 2021./DOUGLAS OKIDDY
The late Orie Rogo Manduli residence at Ardwyn House in Riverside, Nairobi on September 15th 2021./DOUGLAS OKIDDY

The family said donations towards funeral arrangements will be gladly accepted via Mpesa Paybill no.4002925; Account: Your name.

Rogo was a stylish woman and as part of celebrating her life, her family created a table with some of the things she loved, including high heels, makeup and sunglasses among other things.

A table decorated with items that the late Orie Rogo Manduli loved. The family will be changing them everyday until the day she is laid to rest. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY
A table decorated with items that the late Orie Rogo Manduli loved. The family will be changing them everyday until the day she is laid to rest. PHOTO/DOUGLAS OKIDDY

The family will change the set up every day to incorporate the things that Rogo loved or that were significant to her.

The late Orie Rogo Manduli's daughter Janice Rogo during the press conference on the funeral arrangements at the family residence at Ardwyn House in Riverside, Nairobi on September 15th 2021./DOUGLAS OKIDDY
The late Orie Rogo Manduli's daughter Janice Rogo during the press conference on the funeral arrangements at the family residence at Ardwyn House in Riverside, Nairobi on September 15th 2021./DOUGLAS OKIDDY

Manduli died on September 8 at her home in Riverside, Nairobi, after suffering from an undisclosed illness.

A renowned fashionista and activist in the country, Manduli will be remembered as person of many firsts in her illustrious life.

The late Orie Rogo Manduli's first born daughter Eng Elizabeth Rogo during the press conference on the funeral arrangements at the family residence at Ardwyn House in Riverside, Nairobi on September 15th 2021./DOUGLAS OKIDDY
The late Orie Rogo Manduli's first born daughter Eng Elizabeth Rogo during the press conference on the funeral arrangements at the family residence at Ardwyn House in Riverside, Nairobi on September 15th 2021./DOUGLAS OKIDDY