It is with great sadness and a heavy heart we inform you that Shankerbhai Nemabhai Patel has died on Sunday, November 27, 2016. He was 91.
He was born on June 6, 1925 in Bhandu, Gujarat, India a son of the late Nemabhai and Menaben (Patel) Patel.
He leaves his wife Gangaben Patel; his children, Ranchhodbhai Patel and his wife, Daxaben of Norwalk, Connecticut, Sureshbhai Patel and his wife, Jagrutiben of Shrewsbury, Girishbhai Patel and his wife, Jagrutiben of Albertson, Long Island, New York, Kantaben Patel and her husband, Ambarambhai of Alabama and Kashiben Patel and her husband, Mohanlal of Attleborough; his grandchildren, Devina, Pratik, Dev, Ami, Jay and Rahul; his great-grandchildren, Viyann, Dhruti, Mudra, Maahir; also survived by many nieces & nephews.
Family and friends will honor and remember Shankerbhai's life by gathering on Thursday, December 1st for a Visitation and Hindu Rites at Trinity Church, 440 Main Street, Shrewsbury from 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. Cremation ceremony and Hindu final rites at Rural Cemetery & Crematory, 180 Grove Street, Worcester will follow for family only.
Memorials in his name to Indian Circle for Caring USA Inc., 220 Totten Pond Road, Waltham, MA 02451.
Thank you for your support during this difficult time.
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