Dorah Katungi was born on 19th February 1939 in Mbarara. She was the 10th child of the Ernest Katungi who was one time the engazi (Prime Minister) of Ankole and her mother Florence Kabandinze.
The late Dorah Katungi studied at Kinoni Girls School and Kyambogo Teachers College in the 1950s. She started working as a teacher at Canon Apollo Teacher training college in Tooro. Later on in 1966 she worked at Apolo Hotel (Sheraton hotel). In the 1970s she joined the East African Republic Industries where she left to start doing private business. She retired to farming in the 1990s at Kinooni and Rwampara.
She is survived by four biological children. Two boys and two girls. Her last born child passed on before her in 2019.
Dorah Katungi got married to the late Professor Solomon Mbabi Katana in 1964.
- David Isingoma
- Andrew Kiiza
- Anne Nyakato
- Donna Kaburara
Her last born Alex passed away in 2019.
She has survived with 6 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.
Nazikwa orwokubanza ebiro 27/06/2022 shaaha ina (10: 00am) zakasheeshe omumaka gabo Kinoni Rwampara.
Abanyabuzare nabanyamikago mwena.
OMUGYENZI MUKAMA AMUHE EKIHUMURO EKIRUNGI.