The cremation took place in the Pallikoodam School campus on Friday afternoon.
As per the Travancore Christian Succession Act, daughters in Syrian Christian families had no right over the father's property. Roy went to court in 1984 and got the Act abolished in 1986.
As Pallikoodam turns a guiding force for many educational institutions today, it speaks volumes of the success of Mary Roy, the educationalist who dared to dream.
The chairman V Madhusudanan Nair said that the students have been enjoying and experimenting with the local and domestic flavours, inspired by the 'natturuchi' course that was included in the syllabus of the school.