Philip, Thadathil

Philip, Thadathil

July 17th, 2020

Peacefully on Friday, July 17, 2020, at Victoria Hospital, surrounded by his loving family, Thadathil Philip, of London, at the age of 78. Cherished husband of Chachikutty Philip. Loving father of Betsy Karnick (Rahul) and Bobby Philip (Sarah). Adored grandfather of Raiya, Aria, Roshan and Rose. Dear brother of Josephine, Joseph, George, Marykutty, John, Chacko, and Thomas, and brother-in-law of Alice Chacko. Also missed by his wife’s extended family: niece, Liso Chacko (Jose Elias) and their children, Amelia and Olivia Elias, and first cousin, Thomas Chacko (Margaret). Predeceased by his brother, Cyriac and sister, Aleyamma. Visitation will be held at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London on Wednesday, July 22, 2020 from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. A private Funeral Mass will be celebrated. Interment at Woodland Cemetery. Registration is required to attend the visitation.

To register for Thadathil’s visitation, please visit Westview Funeral Chapel's registration page. 

Please note: as per the directive of the Bereavement Authority of Ontario, https://thebao.ca/registrars-directive-changes-to-funeral-and-visitation-attendance/ attendance numbers will be restricted. Please be aware that COVID-19 protocols are in place which may preclude some from being able to attend and masks are mandatory.

In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a donation in memory of Thadathil are asked to consider the Critical Care Trauma Centre (CCTC) at LHSC Victoria Hospital. 

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Korah Family We are so sorry for your loss. We pray for your family in this difficult time. We will miss Philip Uncle and will always remember the memories we created together as families. Love, Korah Family.
NandiniI am so sorry for a. Loss of a wonderfull friend for me and my ex husband. He was my son’s father in law. But Philip always treated our son as his own .i do not have enough words to talk about him. But I am going to miss him dearly.
Chacko VarghesePhilip (Kunjumon) was one of my best friends. I will miss him dearly. Our children Hema, Hemanth and Hemlin grew up with Betsy and Bobby. Hema was very upset about his untimely departure. She fondly refers him as Thad uncle. Ammini is a very dear friend of Mary and me - more than friends, like family members. We have a lots of good memories to cherish. Let the good memories keep you all strong. Love you all....
Gail & Scott BarkerWe are all so very sorry for your loss. Phillip Uncle was always ready with a smile, and such a supportive person. He will be missed by all who knew him. Keeping you all in our prayers.
Gigi DiniTo the family of Mr. Philip, my deepest condolences. He was a very nice and kind person. We will miss him. Sincerely, Gigi and Zuber
Luke Nellikunnel (Lukachan)When a friend is going through grief it can be as though you are experiencing the same grief with them. A good heart has stopped breathing, a good soul ascended to heaven. With half a century of friendship including taking part in the wedding of Philip and Ammini. I was honoured to be their best man. All his life in Canada, he lived in London, Ontario. He was a good "56" player. Whenever, wherever, he heard "56", he will be there. People enjoyed his presence, sharp comments and jokes. I extend my deepest sympathies to Ammini and children. May the soul of your husband/father be at peace with our heavenly Father.
Ken n Grethel SimonOur deepest sympathies to all the family. Our prayers n thoughts are with you at this difficult time. Love n hugs. 🙏🙏❤️❤️
Lijo JosephOn behalf of the Hydepark Cricket club let us pass our deepest condolences to our club’s initial Sponsor and Mentor Mr. Thadathil Philip.To say Philip Uncle was a larger than life character would be an understatement. He will always be remembered as a great Sportsman– verified by his many awards. He was a positive influence for our Team in many ways. May his soul Rest In Peace. Heartfelt Condolences. Director Board Hydepark Cricket Club
Arun ThomasLate Philip's kind soul and giving spirit touched so many and will never be forgotten. Although it is impossible to see beyond your pain, May we look back to good memories to comfort and help the family today May their heart and soul find peace and happiness. May the blessings of God be upon you, May peace is always within their souls, May its essence illuminate their hearts, Now and forever more - TEAM LMS
Janene Christiansen (nee D'Souza)Dear Bob, Betsy and Mrs. Philip and families, My deepest condolences to you all during this time. My thoughts and programs are with you all. May Mr. Philip's soul rest in peace.
Wanda WestonChatty,Betsy and Bobby my sincere condolences. I know he will be missed.Maybe we will be able to see each other in the fall. Wanda
Pat McCartyDear Chatty&family I am so sorry to hear of Phillp's passing and wish you strength and blessings in the days ahead. Sincerest condolences, Pat
Meika SlotaDear Betsy, Bob and families, We're so sorry to hear of your loss. Please know you are all in our thoughts and prayers. With love, Meika, Kevin and Owen xo
London Social Club(Jineesh peter)London Social Club is extremely sad for the unexpected loss of one of our pioneer member. Philip uncle was always there for us with his great smile and valuable experience to share to everyone. We , London Social Club is delighted to have Philip uncle in our club and it’s a great loss for the family and for Our society too. Heartfelt condolences to the loving family of Philip uncle. London Social Club Jineesh Peter (President)
Al and Giselle PerrasWe send our support and love to Bobby and his famiy. We send our deepest sympathy in this difficult time. Love Al, Giselle, Jennifer and Heidi
Naresh, Reynah, Romi and Rohan KarnickDearest Ammini, Rahul, Betsy, Bobby, Sarah, Raiya, Aria, Roshan and Rose and rest of our Family Deeply saddened and shocked to hear of the passing of our fun loving Philip of our Family. No words can express our sorrow. We know he will live on in all our hearts. In this way, we can never truly lose him. Philip will always be with all of you and us in spirit. We will certainly miss him. We are sure his Soul now rests in peace. May we all be given the strength we need at this very difficult time. Much prayers, love and consoling hugs.
sandhya karnickSincere condolences from me, Sandhya Karnick and my children Priya and Sonali.
Thomas & Saramma SkariahIt is a very sad and difficult time to say good-bye to a long time family friend, for a little while, as we hope and believe to meet again on the other side. Our friendship started long time ago from Chachikutty’s time in Brantford. Philip was a very good friend, we are going to miss his affectionate hugs and smiles. Chachikutty, May God be with you and your family in this time of great sorrow. GOD BLESS. with love, Thomas & Saramma.
George R ThomasWe send our condolences to Ammini and family. In grateful remembrance -- Valsa and George
KALIKKOOTTAM CULTURAL CLUB LONDONWe are so sorry to hear the unexpected passing of Philip. He will be missed. Prayers for the departed soul and hearty condolences. Kalikkottam Directors.
John FraserMy deepest sympathy to your family. I had the pleasure of working with Mr. Philip for several years at University Hospital. I found him to be sincere, humorous, and an all round good man. May he rest in peace.
Raju and Kumari , London OntarioDear Ammini, Bobby, Betsy and Family We are deeply saddened by the loss of our good friend Philip. Our prayers and heartfelt condolences are with you all. We will always have fond memories of Philip's sense of humour, love for sports particularly tennis and cultural activities related to our Malayali community. I will miss our chit chat over coffee at Tim Horton and our regular evening walks at West Mount Mall. We always enjoyed your company. May Lord bless and comfort you in this difficult time. With love and prayers Raju and Kumari
Toby and VinceWe hope there is comfort knowing that Philip Uncle, had a fond and meaningful impact on our lives growing up. Both of us are thinking about your Family at this difficult time especially Ammani Aunty, Bets and Bob. Uncle will truly be missed!!! With and Love and Regards, Toby and Vince.
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