Late Jyotiben Kishorilal Shah


We are deeply saddened to announce the sudden passing of Jyotiben Kishorilal Shah (07/05/1950 – 15/07/2021) in London, UK.

She was a real pillar of our community, having been the Headteacher of Oshwal North Area Gujarati School for over a decade and then a pivotal member of the Veerayatan Jain School for several years. Jyoti was also a dedicated and compassionate volunteer in planning and executing large charity events in Europe and India. We will truly miss her as a wife, daughter, grandmother, aunt, friend, and teacher.

Daughter of Late Harakchand Venichand Khimchand Shah and Late Radiatben Harakchand Shah.

Daughter-in-law of Late Bhimji Khimji Shah and Late Rajalben Bhimji Shah.

Beloved wife of Kishore Bhimji Shah.

Adored mother of Neera & Parit, Rupal & Simon, and Kanak.

Cherished grandmother of Veer, Pia & Ojas Silas.

Trusted Sister of
Neeta and Yogesh Dhanani, Meena and Dhiren Shah, and Late Mehul Harakchand Shah.

Sister-in-Law of Late Javubhai Bhimji Shah, Late Jayantilal Bhimji Shah and Chandanben Shah, Late Mansukhlal Bhimji Shah and Lataben Shah, Suryaben and Ramnik Malde, Late Kantilal Bhimji Shah, Paresh Bhimji Shah and Kalaben Shah

Aunt to Bijal, Adam, Nishil, Heeral, Purvi, Rishi, Madhavi, Veeral, Priti, Rajiv, Rashmin, Babita, Bhavini, AJ, Kunjal, Rahul, Reshma, Nilam, Deena, Shreya, Nishil, Sheelan, Vandna, Saarung and Meera.

Please join us to celebrate the wonderful life of Jyoti in a daily prayer meeting, held over Zoom from 8 to 9 PM (BST):

Sadri: Wednesday 21st July 2021 at 8pm – 10pm. Link is the same as above.

Final Prayer Meeting: Friday 23rd July 2021 at 8pm

Funeral: Saturday 24th July 2021 at 12pm. Please see online link below:

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 NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. If you would like to express your condolences, please send a card or email We hope you can appreciate this is a very tough and trying time for our family, and we need time and space to grieve and process what has happened. Thank you.

Om Shanti, Om Shanti, Om Shanti