Kuriakose Kunnacherry, Indian Syro-Malabar hierarch, Died at 88


Kuriakose Kunnacherry was born on September 11, 1928, in Kaduthuruthy, India and died on June 14, 2017.

He was a Syro-Malabar Catholic hierarch.

He was ordained in 1955, Kuriakose became Coadjutor Bishop of Kottayam in 1967.

And also served as the Titular Bishop of Cephas.

During May 1974 Kunnacherry became bishop of Kottayam, becoming the archbishop of that same territory in 2005.

Kuriakose Kunnacherry passed away at 88 years old.