Dorah Sitole's memorial service to be live-streamed

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Dorah Sitole
Dorah Sitole
Photo: Human & Rousseau
  • South African author and chef Dorah Sitole died on Sunday. She was 67.
  • As an accomplished food writer, food stylist, recipe developer and a trained Cordon Bleu chef, Dorah had an illustrious career spanning four decades.
  • According to a statement released by Human & Rousseau, Dorah died of 'Covid complications'.


A virtual memorial service for South African author and chef Dorah Sitole will be held on Thursday. 

An accomplished food writer, food stylist, recipe developer and a trained Cordon Bleu chef, Dorah, died on Sunday in Johannesburg.

She was 67 years old.

Human & Rousseau publishers released a statement following Dorah's death confirming that she died of "Covid complications."

"Dorah was a significant icon, respected and loved by all who met her," the statement said.

The memorial service will broadcast online here on Thursday from 12:00 to 14:00.

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