389 days ago,
Puthenveettil Pappu George (lovingly called “Daddy” by his family and those closest to him) was born to Puthenveettil V. Pappu and Plamena Pappu on April 3, 1932 in Narakkal, Cochin, India, as the oldest of nine children. He was married to Leelamma George on April 25, 1955 in Kumbanad, Kerala, India.Daddy grew up in a family who followed Christ, even through a trying season of persecution in their community, including over three years without a place to call home. He and three others were instrumental in founding the first India Pentecostal Church (IPC) congregation in Ernakulam, India. Daddy was also an entrepreneur and started a successful printing and packaging business.In 1990, Daddy immigrated to the United States and joined his family, settling in Orlando, Florida. Daddy was an avid technology enthusiast, multilinguist, and active participant in the Church body.Daddy lived for many years as a cheerful and winsome person, rejoicing even in the midst of various struggles. The various trials and he experienced throughout his life caused him to trust in the unfading and eternal hope of faith in Jesus, being united with Him in His death and resurrection. On February 9, 2017, at the age of 84, Daddy’s earthly body passed away in Orlando, surrounded by his dear family.