Obituary Notice – Mr. Somasegarasundaram Visuvalingam

Dear Members,
It is with great sadness that we inform you of the passing of Jaffna Hindu College
retired teacher Mr. Somasegarasundaram Visuvalingam on , November 24, 2022
in Toronto peacefully.
Mr. Visuvalingam taught mathematics for advanced-level students at Jaffna Hindu
College from 1966 and left the school in 1979 to teach in Nigeria. He was a former
patron of the Jaffna Hindu College Association Canada (JHCA Canada).

The viewing is on Wednesday (11/30) from 4 to 8 pm at Highland Funeral Home at Sheppard and Warden. The funeral ceremony is on Thursday from 11 AM to 2 PM there

In loving memory of our husband, father, and grandfather, Mr. Somasegarasundaram Visuvalingam, who passed away on November 24, 2022. He was born on December 16, 1934 and lived a full life of almost 87 years across Sri Lanka, Nigeria, and Canada.

Soma made an impact on many people during his life. He is best known as a beloved, brilliant math teacher with a great sense of humor, and he continued to teach well past retirement. He was a doting grandfather to all and kept in touch with many of his former students. We would love to hear your stories of him, as well.

Please celebrate his life by sharing your memories of him on this blog. You can do so by commenting on this initial post. If you want to share a photo, please send them to, and we will share them on the blog.

From the family :Thanks,Rajeswary, Sivanuja, Ohvia, and Veena

Thank you,
JHCA Canada

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