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Elderly couple from Ambalpady united in death too

Elderly couple from Ambalpady united in death too

Mangalore Today News Network

Udupi, Jul 21, 2017: An elderly couple from Amabalpady after leading life for years together, united in death too. Their love for each other was so strong, they simply could not live without each other.


elderly couple 21 jul 17

The deceased are Somayya Shettigar (85), and his wife, Netravati Shettigar (76) residing near Ram Mandir in Ambalpady.

Family sources say that both were ill due to aged realted health problems. Somayya’s health worsened and he breathed his last. Within an hour since her husband’s demise, the condition of Netravati, who was in the hospital, too turned critical followed her husband. Their last rites was performed together.

Shettigar couple is survuved by three daughters and a son.

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Santhosh R, mysuru Sat, July-22-2017, 1:34
Every couple expect this moment of last journey to together , but very few are blessed with such . Rest in peace
Sabreen banu, Duabi Sat, July-22-2017, 1:32
May you come back to life together. let the eternal soul rest in peace .
Bhavanai S Adiga, Manglaore Fri, July-21-2017, 11:47
Ee Jodige koti koti namana. Bhagavantrahur, ellrigu ee bahgya dorkollu.
Shivraj, Brahmavar Fri, July-21-2017, 11:44
The couple have set a wonderful example as they are together in their last journey too. May the eternal soul rest in peace.
H.Dsouza, Kodagu / Mangaluru Fri, July-21-2017, 2:53
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