Obituary

As a parish we pay tribute to all these beloved sisters and brothers who were called home to dwell with the Lord for eternity. Let us carry the grieving family’s members to the throne of grace. May the Lord bestow upon them the heavenly grace, peace, strength and console them with the word of God.


Mr. Thomas P. Koshy
January 15, 1926 – December 11, 2009

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Mr. Thomas Koshy was born on January 15, 1921 to the late Thomas and Mrs. Mariamma Thomas in Niranam, Kerala India. Mr. Thomas Koshy was brought up in the Parankammoottil Family along with four brothers and two sisters. Mr. Koshy got married to the late Aleyamma Koshy from the Panachakkal Family. They led a very happy married life of 63 years together and God blessed them with three boys and two girls. They came to United States in 1983 and settled in Houston. He was an active member of Trinity Mar Thoma Church since 1983. Mr Koshy is survived by his children, Mariamma Raj, Thomas Koshy, Varghese Koshy, Abraham Koshy, Lizy Thomas, their spouses, ten grand children and four great grand children. Mr. Thomas Koshy was called home on December 11, 2009 at the age of eighty- eight. He left with many wonderful memories to cherish and we have a great hope that we will see him again face to face in heaven.


Mrs. Aleyamma Koshy
January 15, 1926 – January 2, 2008

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Mrs. Aleyamma Koshy was born in Mezhuveli, Kerala to the Panachakkal family. She was very active in Sevika Sanghom and other activities of the Trinity Mar Thoma Church since 1983. Mrs. Koshy is survived by her beloved husband Mr. Thomas Koshy, her sons and daughters – Mariamma Raj, Thomas P. Koshy, Varghese Koshy, Abraham Koshy, Lizzy Thomas – their spouses and children.


Mr. Cherian Cherian, Sr.
1920 – 2007

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Mr. Cherian Cherian Sr., who was known to Pappa to most, was born in Ayroor to the Cherukara Kottakal family. At a very early age Pappa had left Kerala for Malaysia and lived about 50 years there. During these years he had helped many of his family and friends to settle in Malaysia. Pappa came to the USA in 1985 and became very involved in the activities of the Trinity Mar Thoma Church, Houston. Pappa is survived by his wife Aleyamma, and children Leelamma (Alabama), Sunny and Molly (Houston), seven grand children, and one great grandchild.


MR. GEORGE VARGHESE KODIATTU (RAJU)
November 22, 1955 – January 17, 2007.

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Mr. George Varghese K. (Kodiyattu House, Kumplampoika, Kerala) was an active member of our parish since he came to Houston in 1998, and he lived in the Stella Link area. Mr. Varghese is survived by his loving wife Lilly, son Joe, and daughter Jincy.