In Memoriam

August 11, 2016

We are saddened to announce the sudden passing of:

  • Raj Sadanala on August 7, at the age of 46. He is survived by his wife, Lisa; children, Luke and Matthew; parents, Christopher and Jamesina; siblings, Mary Pandit and Sam. In lieu of flowers, please send contributions to Lisa, Luke and Matthew at this website: 
    Services will be held at Beltsville Seventh-day Adventist Church (4200 Ammendale Road, Beltsville, MD 20705) at 10:00 a.m. on August 12. The service will be live streamed at:
  • Dr. Joseph Gurubatham on August 9 at the age of 74. Dr. Gurubatham served as Academic Dean of Columbia Union College and President of Griggs University, among other positions of leadership in the Adventist Church. He was a long-time member of Sligo Church. Joseph is survived by his wife, Juanita, and his sons Eric and Kevin. A memorial service will be held at Sligo Church at a date to be determined.


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