83-year-old Irudhayamary, the mother of Fr. Y. F. Bosco, parish Priest of Our Lady of Guidance Church in R. A. Puram passed away on March 31.
A native of Pannur in Tiruvallur district, she was married to Y. Francis in 1958 and had 5 children. The eldest is Fr. Y. F. Bosco, the second is Fr. Y. F. Balasamy, a Salesian priest based in Dubai, the third is Sr. Carmel, a nun in the MSI order in Vijaywada, Andhra Pradesh, the fourth is late Ambrose Lucy who passed away in January this year and the fifth is Auxilia Rita, a teacher working at St Francis Xavier’s School in Alwarpet.
She lived in Pannur for about 63 years and later on moved in with her daughter at Pallavaram.
– Report. by Juliana Sridhar