MASVINGO – Former Roman Catholic Masvingo Diocese Bishop Micheal Bhasera’s mother Theresa Murambi popularly known as VaShoko died on Tuesday this week aged 100 years.
Dr Bhasera the third child to the deceased confirmed the news to the Midweek Watch in a telephone interview.
Masvingo Roman Catholic Vicar General Father Samson Mutsvanga also confirmed the sad news in a Whatsapp group platform message posted yesterday.
“With a saddened heart I once again come back on this platform to announce the passing on of Mbuya Bhasera, the mother of Sekuru Micheal Dickson Bhasera,” said Fr Mutsvanga.
She was born in Gutu and was married to Phillip Muzorori Bhasera.
She gave birth to eight children, three boys and 5 girls.
She survived by eight children, three boys and five girls, 38 grandchildren, 94 great grandchildren and 12 great, great, grandchildren.
She will be buried tomorrow (Friday) at Nembudziya in Gokwe and the funeral mass will start at 930am.