In Obituaries

Marhūma Farida Kassam

Death Announcement

Name: Marhūma Faridabai Kassam

Date of Death: Saturday May 1, 2021 (18 Ramadān 1442 AH)

Date of Burial: Monday May 3, 2021 (20 Ramadān 1442 AH)

Cemetery: Wadi Al-Salaam (10992 Kennedy Road)

It is with sadness that we share the news of the demise of Sr. Farida Kassam who passed away in Toronto.

Salāt al-Mayyit will be at the Jaffari Community Centre on Monday, May 3, 2021 at 5:00 pm. Thereafter, burial will be at Wadi Al-Salaam (10992 Kennedy Road).

In accordance with provincial guidelines, only 10 pre-registered immediate relatives and volunteers will attend Salāt al-Mayyit and the burial. 
Mu’mīnīn attending the funeral will be required to wear masks, requested to refrain from any physical contact (shaking hands, embracing) and ensure that they respect the physical distancing requirements.
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Marhūma was wife of Marhūm Hussein Ali Kassam, mother of Zulfikar Kassam, Shemira Kermalli, Sukaina Jiwan and Sabira Kassam. She was the sister of Shabbir, Naushad, Shamshir Mawji, Tahera Kassam, Bilkis Somji, Marhūm Afoon, Marhūm Anwer Bahadurali Mawji and Marhūma Gulzar Keshvani.

Marhūma leaves behind 9 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.

Message of Condolences can be sent to: [email protected] and [email protected]

Please recite Salāt Hadya Mayyit after the burial and remember the Marhūma, and the family in your du’ās.