Sunday, 6 September 2015

Dr. Willy laid to rest with full State Honour

Dr. Willy laid to rest with full State Honour

Dr. Willy
Coffin / casket draped in the Union Flag / National Flag

3 times Chief Minister of Goa Dr. Wilfred De Souza died on 4.9.2015.
Funeral with full State Hounour (with 20 or 21 gun shots..) took place on Sunday 6.9.2015 10.30am
and lasted beyond 1pm.
Mae de Deus (Our Lady the Mother of God ) Church, Saligao Goa

About 50 priests concelebrated mass with Bishop Alwyn Barreto as main celebrant along with Dr. Willy's brother  Fr Romuald De Souza

Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar (I have not seen but his presence acknowledged by family), Dy. Chief Minister Francisco D'Souza, Fisheries Minister Avertano Furtado, Margaret Alva, Benjamin D' Silva, Wilfred Mesquita, Tomazinho Cardozo, Babu Kavlekar, Aleixo Siqueira, Fatima de Sa, Aires Rodrigues etc etc attended the funeral
Luizinho Faleiro, Ramakhant Kalap, Glen Ticlo etc also seen on TV Channel

Video: State military Honours / Gun Salute etc

At Church Square for  - State Guard of Honours etc

 Police with guns / rifles

Last post

 Gun shot salute

Saligao Church
Mae de Deus
SALIGÃO:  Our Lady the Mother of God (1873) 

Main Altar
Our Lady Mother of God

Priests, Concelebrated Mass etc
Willy's brother  Fr Romuald De Souza (Middle)

Bishop Allwyn Baretto
Willy's brother  Fr Romuald De Souza

A section of the devotees


 Minister Francis de Souza, Avetano, Benjamin, Wilfred, Tomazinho .
Margaret Alva etc

 Cops carry coffin

 Stand / Bier to place coffin / Casket for State honours

Family, Son in Law

 Irmao, op mus, Comfrad

 Cemetery, AMFT
Final Resting Place

Newspaper Obit ad

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