Obituary – Mr. PV Paily
With sadness and the hope of the resurrection, we inform you of the passing of Mr. PV Paily (73), father of Siju Paul, on 04 July 2021. Condolence to the Siju, Annet, and the family. May appachen’s memory be eternal.
Pukkunnel Varkey Paily was born on 13 April 1948 as seventh of nine children to Varkey and Aliyamma. He belonged to Pukkunnel family of Oonnukal near Kothamangalam, Ernakulam. He completed his studies in Agricultural Sciences and Rural Development from Kerala Agriculture University at Tavanur and Mannuthy campuses. He spent most of his adult life in Northern Kerala, where he met and married Chinnamma, a schoolteacher in 1977. They were blessed with two children – Siju Paul and Dr Sinu Paul, and the family settled down in Thrikkalangode near Manjeri, Malappuram.
He worked in various positions in Kerala government service across Malabar region until he retired as BDO from Wandoor, Malappuram. He was also an athlete in his student and professional years. He enjoyed farming and grew several crops in the family farm. He had a very active retired life, spending time in social work.
He is survived by his wife, children, daughters in law – Annet and Jain, and four grand children – Aimy, Roshan, Tarun and Nithin. The family wishes to thank everyone for the prayers and support.
Updated: July 14, 2021