Late Amratben Dahyalal Pethraj Shah (Jakharia)


Late Amratben Dahyalal Pethraj Shah (Jakharia)

1921- 2020

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Amratben Dahyalal Pethraj Shah of South Harrow, London on 21st November 2020.

Born and raised in Nairobi, she moved to Mombasa after marriage. Brave and fiercely independent, on her husband’s death she took over and successfully ran the family business known as Gift Centre in Mombasa.  In 1976, she moved to London to join her children.

Beloved wife of late Dahyalal Pethraj Shah (Gaam: Rasangpar)

Loving Mother (mother -in-law) of Kumud (late Gulabchand), Vasanti (Amritlal ), late Pravin (Pravin Insurances, Nairobi) (Taruna), Nisha, late Nilesh (Ekram) and late Manglesh

Daughter of late Ramji Jivraj Haria and Rupaben Ramji Haria (Haria’s Stamp Shop, Nairobi)

Daughter-in-law of late Pethraj Pancha (India) and lateValibai

Grandmother to Ketan (Estela), Panna, Amit (Payal) and Sara

Great grandmother to Ishani and Arnav

Sister to late Premchand  (late Anilaben), late Harishchandra  (late Maniben), late Prabhulal (late Jayaben), late Vijyaben  (late Babu of  Ken Knit), Jayanatilal  (late Savitaben), late Sureshchandra  (late Narabda), late Hansa (late Amritlal)

Sister-in-law to late Manekchand Pethraj (late Laxmiben), late Bhimji Pethraj (late Monghiben), late Vershi Pethraj ( Emvees, Mombasa) (late Maniben), late Samji Pethraj and late Kunvarben ( late Devraj)

Due to the current Covid -19 pandemic, there will not be a public held Sadadi and the funeral service will be restricted to close family.

Messages of condolence to

Her smile will always be remembered

Om Shanti Shanti Shanti

Amratben’s funeral is on Tuesday 1st December 2020 at 2pm

Service Chapel:-  South – Hendon

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