Mr. T. V. Varghese, Bangalore, passes away
- Dear All,
It is with deep sorrow and regret we report the demise of Mr. T. V.
Varghese, one of the founding members of St. Thomas Orthodox Church,
Bangalore East, and the doyen of MGOCSM in Karnataka, after a
prolonged illness. Despite his failing health, Varghese uncle was
actively involved in multifarious activities of the Church till he breathed his last. His contributions for building MGOCSM in Karnataka
were immense and he was the Co-coordinator for the Karnataka Region
for over a decade. His demise is a great loss to our Church.
The funeral Service will be conducted at the St. Thomas
Orthodox Church, Bangalore East, at 3.00 PM on July 2, 2008.
May his soul rest in the heavenly abode.
Varghese uncle's family can be contacted at: 80-25453469
St. Thomas Orthodox Church, Bangalore East
ICON moderators, and the entire ICON family, join to share the grief of the family and kin of TV Varghese, one of the earliest members of our group. May the good Lord strengthen and comfort them, and give them good courage.
O Lord, full of mercy, renew your creation on the day of resurrection.
O Lord! Comfort and absolve our departed ones, who died with hope in you, and await your coming.
O Lord, make them dwell in the bosom of Abraham, and of Isaac and of Jacob.
May the living and the departed together cry out: Blessed is He, who has come, and is to come, and gives life to the dead. Amen.