It is with deep sorrow that we announce the death of Mwalimu Mark Chogo Ligaga at the Nairobi Hospital ICU on 15/4/ 2020 following complications arising from multiple strokes.
Mark taught many as the principal of WECO, Kabete Technical School, Chavakali High School, Mangu High School, and Jamhuri High School. He was a member of the Likuyani District Education Board and an active member of the Friends Church Lugari Yearly Meeting. He was a humorous but authoritative man who shaped characters of many serving the nation in many spheres. A great historian, a memorable teacher and yet a continuous student of life. Mark won the respect of the intelligent, was fearless yet compassionate and demonstrated great strength and leadership, even in the most challenging circumstances. His motto in life was “Second To None”
Mark was the Son of Lt. Jonah Ligaga and Lt. Phoebe ldaya. Loving Husband of Priscilla Kamonya. Brother of Teresa Munangwe, Lt. Priscilla Alusa, Lt. Rose Anaya, Phineas Muhinji & Ruth Chahenza. Father of Nancy Waichanguru, Jillian Omindo, Lt. Anne Vutagwa, Maria Shipiri, Paul Ligaga, Steve Ligaga, Juliet Ligaga & Cynthia Chepkwony. Father-in-law of Elijah Waichanguru, Philip Omindo, Alex Shipiri, Evelyn Matoke, Florence Nandwa & Raymond Chepkwony. A doting grandfather to many.
Mark will be laid to rest at his home in Nangili, Likuyani Subcounty with close family in attendance. Arrangements are underway at Jacaranda Brook Nairobi.
Contributions to offset the Nairobi Hospital Bill may be sent via Mpesa Paybill 805806 Account Name sender’s name. The family may be reached on 0729-110555.