Hospital calls on families to claim deceased

Mitchell’s Plain District Hospital is asking the families of deceased patients to claim their relative’s bodies for burial.

Among the deceased that need to be claimed is Susan Beukes, or Vassan, from Rocklands. She was born on August 2, 1959.

The family of Rudy Wilson, from Siqalo, have also been asked to contact the hospital. He was born on March 8, 1970.

The body of an unknown man, with an address at 12 Daisy Street, Heinz Park, is also lying unclaimed at the hospital. He was born on January 1, 1960. He has several tattoos, including one on the upper left side of his chest and a protea and dollar sign on his forearms.

For more information contact the Quality Assurance Manager, Najemoeniesa Goolam at or call the helpdesk from 7am to 3.30pm daily at 021 377 4634 or the switchboard on 021 832 9200 or 021 377 4300.