Another person with Kenyan roots has been found dead in the united states in the Intracoastal waterway in st. Augustine ,Florida,
Rose chebii who her friends describe as warm , friendly and bubbly is speculated to have drowned with an autopsy done showing no results of any foul play but investigations are still underway to know if she had gone for swimming or whether it was a hypothermia issue.
Her family has set up a GoFundMe page in which they are asking for donations to help bury her in Kenya.
“We appreciate any amount that you are willing to contribute towards our goal of providing her with a funeral service that gives proper honor to the great spirit that she is.
Investigators said the deceased was last seen walking in the downtown area of St. Augustine at around 5:35am Monday before her body was discovered by a water vessel at 8:30am.
Chebii recently graduated with a certificate in pharmacy from a college in St. Augustine shores, Florida, her goal was to become a pharmacist according to the family.
Chebii’s family told Action News Jax that they were planning to bury her in Kenya