Edrin D’Souza’s Mortal remains to fly to Mangaluru- Funeral on 25 July
Dubai: A youth from Kulshekar Edrin Deepak D’Souza, aged about 23 years son of Mary D’Souza & Late Ivan Joseph D’Souza who came on visit to Dubai and allegedly committed suicide in a camp on Sunday July 3rd, 2016 for unknown reasons leaves behind his mother who is working in Israel and younger sister Caron Deeksha D’Souza who is studying in Mangalore.
His mortal remains will be flown to Mangalore, the 24th July, 2016 at 11.30 pm by Air India Express and the funeral will be held at Holy Cross Church, Kulshekar, Mangalore on Monday the 25th July, 2016 at 9 am so that his friends and relatives can offer their last respects followed by mass. His last wish through message to his mother is to be buried near the grave of his father and his best friend Rakesh. His mother is unable to come down because of her contractual obligations there in Israel where she is working as a domestic care.
With the plea received from his mother, Social workers Melwyn Pinto & Shodhan Prasad took up the responsibility in Dubai and have completed all the formalities viz., FIR Case, Post Mortem Reports, Police Clearance, Death Certificate, Cancellation of Visa, Cancellation of Passport, Clearance from Sponsor, Death Certificate from Indian Consulate, Embalming, Booking cargo etc. and also have arranged Visa for a friend named Keerthan who voluntarily came from Mangalore to take Edrin’s mortal remains back to Mangalore for cremation.
Many well known personalities both from the Community as well as other fellow Mangaloreans have come forward voluntarily to contribute for the expenses through which all the above formalities could be completed soon. The names of the persons are with held on request but the social workers have hereby conveying a big thanks for their generous and timely support. There were many people who have morally supported including the local authorities who have helped selflessly throughout the process. Further with the support of Ramcy Fernandes Family, the cremation has been arranged for Edrin at Kulshekar Church and Fr. Victor Machado of Kulshekar Church will be doing the last respect formalities.
On Sunday Fr. Maxim from Sharjah Church arrived at the Mortuary where many friends assembled and rendered prayer for Edrin’s soul before completing the final process of embalming.