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'Machachari' director's wife buried in Kiambu

She died while undergoing treatment at Texas Cancer Centre on Mbagathi Way, Nairobi

In Summary

• The mother of four lost her battle with liver cancer on Tuesday night

Mary's firstborn sister Faith Wanjiru and Janet Wahu
Mary's firstborn sister Faith Wanjiru and Janet Wahu
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Family and friends of Mary Mukiri, the late wife of 'Machachari' director Mburu Kimani, this week held a burial service for her at PCEA Mega Church in Kiambu.

Mary, a mother of four, lost her battle with liver cancer on Tuesday night, while undergoing treatment at Texas Cancer Centre on Mbagathi Way, Nairobi.

Mary's 10-year-old child was an actor in the recently concluded children's show 'Machachari'. Mary worked passionately as a farmer and had lately began engaging in catering services for several film and TV production units.

She was a strong Christian who fellowshiped at PCEA Mega Church in Kiambu.

The late Mary Wamuyu's portrait
The late Mary Wamuyu's portrait
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Stanley Mburu's sisters-in-law give their tributes
Stanley Mburu's sisters-in-law give their tributes
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Comedian Joy Nyakero entertains mourners
Comedian Joy Nyakero entertains mourners
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The late Mary Wamuyu is buried
The late Mary Wamuyu is buried
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Stanley Mburu (C) and family
Stanley Mburu (C) and family
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Rev John Kibicho, Murigi Simon and Hotensia Kariuki
Rev John Kibicho, Murigi Simon and Hotensia Kariuki
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