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Dorine Odanga-Ragwar

December 24, 1955 — June 30, 2021

We regret to announce the death of our beloved mother Mrs. Dorine Amollo Odanga-Ragwar who passed on Wednesday, June 30th, 2021 at Holy Cross Hospital in Silver Spring, Maryland, after a brief illness.

Dorine Amollo was the wife of the late Charles Ouma Ragwar. She is survived by five sons: Dr. Geoffrey Otieno Ouma, Ochieng Ochiel Ragwar, Oyugi Ragwar, Okinda Ragwar, and Ochola Ayot Ragwar.

She was mother-in-law to Kathryn Regina Ouma and grandmother to Jude Odanga Ouma and Veronica Slater Ouma.

She was the daughter of the late Zadok Odanga Ochola and the late Philista Achola  Odanga; sister to Orpah Akello Ogutu, the late Magret Akinyi Wogga, the late Janet Auma Odhiambo, and the late Molly Akoth Odanga; sister to Elly Ochola Odanga, Argwings Kodhek Odanga, Peter Odanga, and Ojiji Odanga.

She was also Sister-in-law to the late Simon Ochieng Ragwar, Jennifer Adhiambo, the late Dr. John Reggy, Isaak Ragwar, Jim Ragwar, David Ragwar, Esther Ragwar, and the late James Onyango Ragwar.

She is survived by several brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, as well as several nephews and nieces.

Viewing will be held at Gasch’s Funeral Home, P.A. located at 4739 Baltimore Avenue, Hyattsville, MD 20781 on Friday, June 16th, 2021 from 4 to 8 p.m.

The burial will be on Saturday, July 17th, 2021 at 11:00a.m. at George Washington Cemetery, 9500 Riggs Road, Adelphi, MD 20783.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Dorine Odanga-Ragwar, please visit our flower store.

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