Archive for the Obituaries Category

September 14, 2019

Tributes: V. Ramadurai, ex-cricketer M. Srinivasan, Dr. V. Umamaheswaran, film producer S. Sriram

Tributes: V. Ramadurai, ex-cricketer M. Srinivasan, Dr. V. Umamaheswaran, film producer S. Sriram

V. Ramadurai, a resident of Mandaveli passed away on  Sept.2. He was 93 years old.  ( seen in photo on top, left) He was born on April  26, 1926 at  Kutchery Road, Mylapore and spent 80 years of his life in […]

September 4, 2019

Retired P. S. Senior teacher P. Geeta and stage artiste S. V. Sankaran pass away

Retired P. S. Senior teacher P. Geeta and stage artiste S. V. Sankaran pass away

P. Geeta, a senior teacher of Hindi and economics who retired from P. S. Senior School, Mylapore passed away on Sept. 3 morning in Bangalore. ‘The flame has burnt so long, Let it now die slowly. The dying completes the […]

September 3, 2019

Tributes: Dr. P. V. Balanarayan, G. Narayanaswamy, M. V. Janaki

Dr. P. V. Balanarayanan, senior dentist and well known in Mylapore passed away on August 15. He was born on June 12, 1949. He graduated from Madras Dental College. He lived in Nadu Street, Mylapore for more than six decades and […]

August 24, 2019

Obituaries: Geetha Kannan, Chandrasekharan, A. Padmanabhan, Murali Mohan

Geetha Kannan, former headmistress of the KG section of Children Garden School, passed away on Aug. 7. She was 69 years old. Geetha held that position for 35 years. “She was an expert at her work and trained other teachers. She was […]

August 16, 2019

Former India cricketer, coach and commentator V. B. Chandrasekhar passes away

Former India cricketer, coach and commentator V. B. Chandrasekhar passes away

V. B. Chandrasekhar, former TN and India cricketer who resided in Mylapore passed away on Thursday evening. Early news on social media said he had a cardiac arrest but later, it was confirmed that the 57-year-old had committed suicide at […]

August 8, 2019

Obituaries: V. Gopal, S. Meenakshi

V. Gopal  passed away on  July 21 at the age of 88. He was a longtime resident of Mylapore, residing in Bheemana Garden Street, Thiagarajapuram and Alamelumangapuram. He was an engineer and contractor by profession. He is survived by his wife, two sons […]

July 25, 2019

Business journalist-editor C. R. L. Narasimhan passes away

Business journalist-editor C. R. L. Narasimhan passes away

C. R. L.Narasimhan, 71 years and retired associate editor of ‘The Hindu’ newspaper passed away on July 24. He was a resident of Alwarpet. Narasimham worked for State Bank of India group before moving into journalism as a writer on […]

July 8, 2019

R. Ramakrishnan, chairman of Madras Race Club and former AIADMK MP passes away. Funeral today.

R. Ramakrishnan, chairman of Madras Race Club and former AIADMK MP passes away. Funeral today.

R. Ramakrishnan, chairman of Madras Race Club passed away on Sunday, July 7. He was 73 and a resident of Seethammal Colony, Alwarpet. The funeral is scheduled for July 8 noon Known to friends as RK, he was also a […]

June 14, 2019

Rex Fashions’ Ramesh passes away

Rex Fashions' Ramesh passes away

P. Ramesh Kumar of Rex Fashions passed away on June 5: he suffered a heart attack. Ramesh was part of the family of this wellknown clothing retailers in Mylapore. The second of the five Rex Fashions brothers, he was popular among both […]

June 11, 2019

Wellknown playwright and theatreperson ‘Crazy’ Mohan passes away: funeral on Tuesday

Wellknown playwright and theatreperson 'Crazy' Mohan passes away: funeral on Tuesday

Wellknown playwright, theatreperson and film scriptwriter ‘Crazy’ Mohan passed away on June 10 after suffering a heart attack in the morning. He was rushed to Kauvery Hospital, Alwarpet after the attack and medical efforts failed. He was 66. The body […]

June 3, 2019

Senior cricket coach, P. K. Dharmalingam passes away

Senior cricket coach, P. K. Dharmalingam passes away

P. K. Dharmalingam, one of Tamil Nadu’s finest and respected cricket coaches passed away on June 2. He lived in Mylapore. He was 84. The funeral is on June 4, 2 pm. Dharmalingam was known to many generations of state […]

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