AL-AIN, ABU DHABI: Babu M. Jacob (62) passed away in a car accident at Al-Ain. Babu was Civil Engineer at the Al-Ain Diwan Consultant Company.
Babu was working at Abu Dhabi for more than three decades and had accomplished commendable services for the Orthodox Church and society there. He rendered meritorious services to the Church at various capacities like member of the construction committee, St. George Orthodox Cathedral, Abu Dhabi, and also as Sunday School Head Master there. He has proved his organizational worth through commendable services as Zonal Secretary of Sunday School, UAE Region as well.
Babu was son of one of the famous Orthodox priests from Ernakulam District, namely, Fr. Jacob, Mureeckal, Thiruvaniyoor.
The accident took place, while he was walking within the company premises at 9.00 pm on Wednesday September 29.
Alice Babu Jacob (Malikayil, Pathamuttom, Kottayam) is his wife. Milan Susan Babu is his daughter and Dr. Ajay Jacob (Puvanammoottil, Vallikkodu, and at present with Intel, USA) is his Son in Law.
Late J.George, Prof. M.J. Thomas (Former Principal, Baselius College, Kottayam), Baby, Lillykutty, and Rajamma are his siblings.
The body will reach Kerala today and funeral services will be as follows
1st October – Saturday, 9.30 AM – Viewing at Ernakulam Flat (till 01:00PM)
Address: Near St Albert’s College – and Central Excise & Customs office.
Saturday – 13.00 Noon – Body will be shifted from Ernakulam to Parental Residence at Thiruvaniyoor
03:00 PM Funeral at Kaniyattu Nirappu St. John’s Orthodox Church· (Thruvaniyoor is a place near Thiruvamkyulam).
Contact Tel Nos. Kerala Residence – 0484 – 2731948 /Mobile 9847131635 Mr. Togy ( Elder brother’s son)