Late Bhagwanji Somchand Depar Shah


Late Mr Bhagwanji Somchand Depar Shah

27th February 1942 – 13th May 2022

It is with a heavy heart and great sadness that we announce the passing of Mr Bhagwanji Somchand Depar Shah of Finchley, London (formerly of Khirasara, Tanga and Mombasa)

Son of Late Jashodaben and Late Somchand Depar Shah

Son-in-Law of Late Kasturben and Late Nemchand Jivraj Shah

Beloved husband to Mradulaben Shah

Father and Father-in-Law to Deepak (Nimisha)

Doting Grandfather to Avani

Brother and Brother-in-Law of Late Radiatben and Late Devshibhai (Nairobi), Narabadben and Veljibhai, Tarachandbhai and Surekhaben (all of UK)

Brother-in-Law of Late Ramaben and Late Prabhulalbhai (Nairobi), Ranjanben and Chandrakantbhai, Late Jayendrabhai and Sheilaben, Sudhirbhai and Kokilaben, Bhartiben and Ashokbhai (all of UK)

He was an Uncle to many.

He will be dearly missed by all his family and friends.

May his soul rest in eternal peace.

There will be no prayer meeting due to the current situation.

The family requests no home visits but messages of condolences can be sent by email to or by message to 078943 52979.

Om Shanti, Shanti, Shanti, Om

 “When someone you love becomes a memory, the memory becomes a treasure”


The funeral of Mr Bhagwanji Somchand Shah will take place on Friday 20th May 2022 at 4pm

at Golders Green Crematorium

62 Hoop Lane

Golders Green, London