Samuel K. Mathew, resident of Assariyath Ebenezer Villa, Aranmula, India and of Yorktown Heights, New York passed away peacefully with his family by his side on May 16, 2020 at the age of 75.
He immigrated to America in 1982 with his young family. He learned the culture and settled into his new surroundings. He always kept his love for India, its culture, language, his faith and his family. He built a good circle of friends, of which many became family.
He encouraged his children to love God above all, stand firm in your faith and always do your best.
He is survived by his wife, Annamma of 45 years. Daughters Sheeba and her husband Shiju, Sheeja and her husband Abey. Cherished grandfather to Jonathan, Joselyn, Abigail, Sarina, Andrew & Jaelyn. He is also survived by his two remaining siblings in India and a slew of nieces and nephews in the US, India, Middle East and Europe.
Services will be held privately. He will be laid to rest at Kensico Cemetery in Valhalla, New York.
Our facility at 732 Yonkers Avenue is independently owned & operated by Richard & Michael Ruggiero. This location is staffed by Michael, Eileen, Michelle and Andrew Ruggiero. At this time, this is the only facility owned and operated by the Ruggiero family