Gospel stars Rufftone and Daddy Owen are in mourning after they lost their father early this month. Their late dad after he succumbed to cardiac arrest.
The two brothers broke the sad news of their father’s passing away, and Daddy Owen is now speaking up about his death.
Their 62-year-old father is said to have complained of chest pains.
In a message to family, friends and fans, Rufftone wrote,
“Bwana Asifiwe ….
I pray that this finds you well. It is with great sadness that i wish to inform you of the loss our Dad which occurred on Saturday night due to a sudden cardiac arrest at our rural home in Kakamega. It is therefore my honor to invite you to a thanks giving service /fund drive this Thursday 12th Oct at NPC Valley rd 5-7pm.keep us in your prayers.”
Well, Mr Josephat Mwatia will be laid to rest on October 21st at their home in Kakamega after they had a successful fund-raising at Nairobi Pentecostal Church.
Daddy Owen has taken it to social media write this heartbreaking message to his dad, who he says has been an inspiration to his success and promises to do his best to make his dads name great.
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Dad.. I wish I could turn back the hands of time.. I will forever miss u.. I miss your jokes already.. your advice.. many call me “Daddy” because it’s a stage name but to u that’s what u called me when I was a baby and that’s the name u used always..my passion for music and football was influenced by u dad…thrs so much i wanted to achieve in life just to show u that i learnt from the best and just to make u proud as your son..thrs more that i want to say but i am too emotional to write..I promise u i will do my best in life to make the name MWATIA a great name! i miss u “Fathe” .. LALA SALAMA MZEE MWATIA.
Rest In Peace.