Late Jayaben Somchand Raishi Shah (Galaiya)




Late Jayaben Somchand Raishi Shah (Galaiya)

15.03.1938 – 12.10.2020

It is with deep regret and profound sadness we announce

the passing of Jayaben Somchand Raishi Shah in Thornton Heath, Surrey.

She was born in India, married and lived in Nairobi, then India and finally in Thornton Heath.

Wife to: Late Somchand Raishi Shah (Galaiya)

Daughter to: Late Jiviben Raichand and Late Raichand Vershi Gudka

Daughter in law to: Late Paniben Raishi and Late Raishi Pethraj Galaiya

Mother to: Late Nita, Late Baby Girl, Shaila Ashvin Malde and Late Baby Boy

Mother in law to: Ashvin Vershi Malde

Grandmother to: Parit Ashvin

Sister and Sister in law to: Maniben Zaverchand/Late Zaverchand Popat Sumaria (India)

Sister in Law to: Late Liladhar Raishi/Late Amritben (UK), Late Motichand Raishi/Late Savitaben, Kantaben/Late Khimji Padamsi  (All India)

Aunt to: Navin Liladhar/Varsa, Dilip Liladhar/Githa (All UK) Suresh Motichand/Kanta, Dinesh Motichand, Praful Motichand/Bina, Champa/Late Ashwin Bharat/Bina, Late Ashok/Rashila, Harshad, Jiten/Pragna, Rita/Mukesh, Harsha/Sailesh, Misha (All India)

Grand Aunt to: Grinesh/Bijal, Dolly, Dhrumi, (All India), Sachin/Kinjal, Jaina, Anish/Hema, Rajvi (All UK), Sachin, Ketan, Yash (All India)

Great Grand Aunt to: Larissa Deepa, Prahlad

Jayaben could be summed up in four words; humble, gentle, kind and caring. She will be dearly missed. We take comfort in knowing that she is now at peace.

Following Government guidelines over Covid19, we regret that there will be no public held Saadri & the funeral service will be restricted to close family members only.

However, please do join us for virtual prayers via Zoom in memory of Late Jayaben on

On: Saturday 17th October 2020
At: 2pm UK Time

MEETING ID: 821 1450 4549      PASSCODE: jayaben


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