Rev. P. D. Mathew Achen called to eternal home. Please pray for the sorrowing family.Funeral of Rev. P. D. Mathew will be held at Kollaka on 24th April 2019 Wednesday 10 am.
- Rev. Mathews Abraham , Sabha Secretary
A short biographical sketch of Rev. P.D.Mathew received from his son Mr.M.P.Dani.
Rev P D Mathew ( Kochumathai ) ,89 years, (13 March 1931 — 19 April 2019) was very active in St Thomas Marthoma church, kollaka, kannetti, karunagappally. Especially in Sunday school. His father was an active missionary in this area. One of achen’s elder brother Mr Koshy kunju was died in his elder age while studying in Marthoma Seminary. Other elder brother pastor P D Thomas( late) retired from A G church as Senior pastor.
Achen was teacher in S V P M high school ( a secular school) vadakumthala, karunagappally.
Achen joined the pathyopadhesa samithy, movement and was a member of steci from it’s beginning. He was a founder member of steci kollaka and steci karunagappally Salem parish. He was very happy to see both parishes growing happily.
Achen served as council member of steci for long 25 years.
Achen was ordained on 15 December 1977 and served in various steci parishes across Kerala.
He was a role model father in his family life.
He survived by his wife Annamma kochamma, son: M P Dani M. Tech( retired engineer) daughters; Susan Mathew,( USA), Sini M Ani( late, was head mistress) and Sissy M Ambily( USA)
In laws: Mariamma Thomas Dani, T G Abraham, James George kurien and Biju Samuel( USA)