In Memory of



Obituary for Dr. Christy Navaneelan

At the Ottawa Civic Hospital on Thursday, February 25, 2021. Dr. Christy Navaneelan of Cornwall; age 69 years. Beloved husband of Dr. Rachel Navaneelan. Loving father of Tanya Navaneelan and Anthony Navaneelan, both of Toronto. Brother of Xavier, Joyce, Louis, Bishop Justin, Janet and Jovitha, and brother-in-law of Sivakumar, Rani, Sivananthan, Sivanes, and Ranjan. Cherished uncle of Ramani, Vasanthan, Rajeevan, Joanne, Janice, Sarah, Justin, Neil, Nicola, Rosie, Andrew, Premilla, Siva, Jack, Havishmi, Shan, Saku, Harry, and Anjali. Dear son of the late Gnanapragasam and the late Emily Bastiampillai. The family wishes to extend their thanks to the staff at the Queensway-Carleton Hospital and the Ottawa Civic Hospital for their compassion and excellent care. A private chapel service will be held at Wilson Funeral Home 822 Pitt St., Cornwall (613-938-3888) on Saturday, February 27, 2021. Those who wish to view the chapel service live online may do so at the following link: beginning at 2:30 pm. Following the private chapel service, a visitation with controlled attendance will be held from 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm. Those who wish to attend the visitation must call the funeral home at 613-938-3888 in advance to register your attendance. As expressions of sympathy memorial donations to the Canadian Liver Foundation would be appreciated by the family.

A recording of the service is available at: