Passing away of Jerry Vaz

Passing away of Jerry Vaz

SKA London announces with great regret 
the death of Dear Jerry Vaz in Mangalore, India this morning. Jerry Vaz was an active member of the SKA London.

May his soul rest in peace

Heartfelt condolences to family and friends
SKA London, UK

Passing away of Adolphus Pais

Passing away of Adolphus Pais

SKA LONDON sadly announces the passing away of Adolphus Pais, on 7-Nov 2018.



PASSING AWAY OF ALLWYN ARANHA

PASSING AWAY OF ALLWYN ARANHA

SKA LONDON sadly announces the passing away of Allwyn Aranha, father of member Arantes Aranha on 9 January 2018.

Please see OBITUARY column on this page for funeral and other details.

KONKANI FILM ’PLANNING DEVACHEM’ PEMIERED IN GOA

KONKANI FILM ’PLANNING DEVACHEM’ PEMIERED IN GOA

Konkani film ‘Planning Devachem’ held its premiere at Ravindra Bhavan  in Goa on 9 January 2018.The much-awaited film is produced under the banner of Goan Trinity Films. SKA’s Ex-President Ron Rodrigues is having a considerable role in this film.  Congratulations Ron on your break-in into films.The film’s screening received an overwhelming response with the show running houseful.

Jaspal Singh, IGP, Goa Police was the chief guest of the function along with Fr Dr Felix Lobo and Tony Gonsalvis, social worker from London as the guests of honour

EXCITING EVENTS FOR 2018

EXCITING EVENTS FOR 2018

Following the last AGM the Secretary has sent emails to all members outlining all the events for the new year 2018.

MEMBERS NEWS

MEMBERS NEWS

This column is available for members or their families or close relatives.

Ideally any family event such as a birthday, Communion, anniversary, marriage.

 

RICHARD AND IRENE PEREIRA  CELEBRATE 60TH WEDDING ANNIVERSARY

RICHARD AND IRENE PEREIRA CELEBRATE 60TH WEDDING ANNIVERSARY

Richard (Ex Secretary of SKA) and Irene Pereira celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Saturday 17th June 2017 with a High Mass at the St George’s Cathedral in the Archdiocese of Southwark with over 260 other couples. The happy couple celebrated their milestone achievment by renewing their marriage vows amongst family and friends totalling over 900. 

RON RODRIGUES GOES INTO FILMS

RON RODRIGUES GOES INTO FILMS

Ron Rodrigues, President of SKA LONDON, after other successful business pursuits has now gone into films.  Yes acting in films. 

AUSTIN COLACO  - PASSED AWAY

AUSTIN COLACO - PASSED AWAY

Austin Colaco, strong supporter of SKA in the past, sadly, passed away on 17 November 2015

Funeral 

The funeral ceremony and Mass will be held at 11 am on Tuesday 1st December 2015 at St. Oswald’s Church, Burghfield Common, RG7 3HQ. 

Reception (Wake)
12.30 pm - The funeral reception will be held at the Burghfield Village Pub & Restaurant RG30 3TH at 12.30 pm

All who knew Austin are welcome.

The cremation service will be private to close family of Austin. 

A Tribute of love from his wife Isabella (Bella), son Danny, daughter Tilly – (children Mimi and Nico}, daughter Angelina (children Mani, Remy, Raphael).

PASSING AWAY OF DONALD D’SOUZA

PASSING AWAY OF DONALD D’SOUZA

We are sad to announce the passing away of Donald D’Souza, a staunch member of SKA. He died peacefully in his sleep in the early hours of Wednesday 4th November 2015, aged 87. He led a happy and active life to the very end.

Donny’s funeral will be held on Monday 23rd November 2015 at 2pm in Mottingham, London. 

Please contact John D’Souza on 07899 991676 for further details

 

PASSING AWAY OF EMILY MONTEIRO

PASSING AWAY OF EMILY MONTEIRO

It is with deep sadness that we bring you the news of the passing away of Emily Monteiro previously Colaco), on the 10th of September. Emily has been a member of the Association for a long time. She was an avid supporter and a much-loved member of the Assoication. We pray that her family get the strength to bear their grief during their difficult times.

 

CELINE AND DONALD D’SOUZA CELEBRATE  DIAMOND ANNIVERSARY

CELINE AND DONALD D’SOUZA CELEBRATE DIAMOND ANNIVERSARY

Donald and Celine D’Souza celebrated 60 years of marriage on 3rd August 2015. 

PASSING AWAY OF IRENE NAZARETH

PASSING AWAY OF IRENE NAZARETH

It is with deep regrets SKA London, Committee Members and all the members heard the news of the passing away of Irene Nazareth on 28 July 2015. Irene had a very diverse life. Born in Mangalore on 11 May 1932 received early and adult education there.  Married Stan Nazareth and came over to England in search of better prospects.  Joined the National Health Service in the sixties and retired in 1997.  One of her fondest memories was her visit to Buckingham Palace. SKAN (SKA London’s Newsletter) published a very fitting article and we are happy to reproduce some excerpts published in June 1997

 

12 cities to get localized names on Rajyotsava Day

12 cities to get localized names on Rajyotsava Day

Bangalore: When Karnataka celebrates its Rajyotsava Day on November 1, 12 of its cities....

RAYMOND AND DIANA MENEZES CELEBRATE GOLDEN WEDDING ANNIVERSARY

RAYMOND AND DIANA MENEZES CELEBRATE GOLDEN WEDDING ANNIVERSARY

SKA LONDON Founder and Committee Member Raymond Menezes and his wife Diana celebrated their 50th Golden Wedding Anniversary at the Spice Garden Restaurant in North Harrow amongst close relatives and friends.  The celebrations took place on Sunday 12 October 2014 and was organised by daughters Jeanette and Cheryl joined in by their better halves and children.