Tatekulu Natanael Nembia, a Founder of Nembia Furniture Manufacturers, passed away on 28 October 2015 at Oshakati State Hospital at the age of 69 years.
A memorial service will be held at Elcin Church in Oshakati on 05 November 2015 starting from 15h00. A second memorial will be held at his homestead village at Oshitayi-Epale Village in Oshana region, also starting at 15h00. The Late Nembia will be laid to rest on 07 November 2015 at Oshitayi Elcin Cemetery.
Mr. Nembia is survived by his wife Meekulu Maria Nembia and 8 beloved children. He was well known in the community and a valued member of the Church. He was also well known for his contribution of manufacturing the church seats, cupboards and all the wood work of the sanctuary.
In a statement, NCCI said, "He will be sorely missed by all, and we at NCCI North will be keeping him and his family in our prayers. May his soul rest in eternal peace."