The body of Bro Chacko Nettickattil was brought to Thattazhathama Chapel (Vaduthala) at 05.00 a.m. A concelebrated Eucharist, presided over by Fr Devassy Chirackel (Rector, Don Bosco, Vaduthala) was offered at 06.00 a.m., attended by several people from the neighbourhood. At 06.45 a.m. the body was carried to Don Bosco Bhavan, Mannuthy. Most Rev Dr Andrew Thazhath, the Archbishop of Trichur, celebrated the first part of the funeral rite. Later the second part was prayed by Msgr. Raphael Thattil, the Auxiliary bishop-designate. At 10.45, Rev Fr Thomas Anchukandam (Salesian Provincial of Bangalore) presided over the Holy Eucharist, concelebrated by more than 50 priests and several relations as well as past students, friends and well-wishers from various places where Bro Chacko had rendered his service. Fr Joyce Thonikuzhiyil (Novice Master) gave the homily.
After the Mass, the fourth part of the funeral rite was held and confreres carried the body to the cemetery in the funeral procession. At the end of the funeral service, Fr George Mailaparambil, nephew of the departed, bid farewell on behalf of the family. Fr Thomas Augustine (Rector, KGF) spoke on behalf of the community of Bro Chacko. Fr Provincial concluded the service with his words of thanks to Bro Chacko for his inspiring Salesian life, particularly dedicated to poorer youth.
The community of Don Bosco Bhavan did everything required to conduct meaningfully the entire service.