Obituary | In Memory of Harriet Gorretti Kanyike 1967 – 2012 | Funeral Service is on Friday at St. Mary’s Church, Waltham 4pm

Posted November 4, 2012 by Ugandan Diaspora News Team in Obituary ~ 17,061 views


The Ugandan Community in Boston with deep sorrow announces the Death of Harriet Kanyike who lost her battle with Colon Cancer at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston yesterday November 3rd 2012. Funeral arrangements are now under way to repatriate the remains of the deceased to his ancestral home in Uganda.

The deceased was a sister to Ken Damba Kanyike and Robert Kanyike of Boston. Relatives and friends looking to contact the family immediately can do so through Mr. Kenneth Henry D’Damba Kanyike at +1617-771-9162 or email.

There was a Lumbe today Nov.4th at St. Mary’s Church in Waltham following the Death announcement and below are the highlights. A Funeral Service will be held at a time and day to be determined this week to pray for the Late Harriet Kanyike and her family.

Our Condolences go out to the whole Kanyike family. Compiled by Ronnie Mayanja.

Here is the latest update on the Funeral arrangements.

In Memory of Harriet Gorriet Kanyike 1967 – 2012

Harriet Gorriet Kanyike, 45, of Waltham, Massachusetts entered into eternal rest on November 4, 2012 surrounded by her loving family. Harriet was born in Fort Portal, Uganda on June 12, 1967 to The Honorable Anthony William Henry and Robinah Perusio Abooki Kanyike. She came to United States where worked as an LPN at the Marist Hill Nursing Home.

She is survived by her beloved children, Nathanial Tebigwayo and Dorothy Mulo. She is the cherished sister of Bennet Kanyike, Joyce Kanyike, Allan Kanyike, Douglas Kanyike and his wife Peace, Kenneth Ddamba and his wife Linda, Robert Kanyike and his wife Hope, Brian Kanyike , Anthony Kanyike, Susan Kanyike and Juliet Kanyike. She is also survived by a host of relatives and friends here and in Uganda.

A Visitation will be held on Friday, November 9, 2012 at St. Mary’s Church, School Street, Waltham, Mass from 4 to 8 pm and a funeral service will be held at 7pm. Burial will take place in Busabaga, Uganda. The body of the late has now been moved to Faggas Funeral Home in Watertown.

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    U were that one treasure to every one tht came across U.U have gone too soon Mum,U will always be remembere.The all family and all friends around will forever miss.MAY YOUR SWEET INNOCENT SOUL REST IN INTERNAL PEACE.


    The Worst and Heartbreaking news ever Oh noo YOU were that one treasure to every one tht came across YOU,YOU have gone too soon Mum,YOU will always be remembered this is the hardest time ever in my life.The all family and all friends around will forever miss U mum,(HARRIET KANYIKE G).MAY YOUR SWEET INNOCENT SOUL REST IN INTERNAL PEACE.

    Jacinta Josephine Nnakigozi

    Harriet Mukwano ate mutowange, The Lord has take you so soon. You have left a big dent in my heart and it will take long to heal. Your beautiful smile, your kindness, your love for family and friends and your dedication to caring for the sick all bear witness to your extraordinary talents that God gave you. I will always keep you close to my heart and I am sure one day we will meet and start where we ended. May the Lord rest your soul in eternal peace, and may you and my mom who died two weeks ago meet and enjoy God’s presence forever.
    From your lovely sister and dear friend Jacinta Nnakigozi, San Jose, California


    Dear aunt RIP!! i vividly remember your sweet smiles during those days(1993) in Ntinda. May the Almighty God tenderly receive you and keep your soul alive.


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