Late Valiben Punraj Khimji Shah


Late Valiben Punraj Khimji Shah

 18.12.1923 – 09.10.2020

It is with great sadness we announce the passing away of Valiben Punraj in London, in the early hours of 9th October 2020.

She was born in Dabasang, India and lived in Mombasa, Kenya for most of her life and then spent the last few years in London, UK.

Wife of late Punraj Khimji Shah (Dodhia)

Daughter of Late Parmabai and Late Depar Kana Shah (Sumaria)

Daughter-in-Law of Late Veerabai and Late Khimji Hemraj Dodhia

Mother & Mother-in-law to Shantilal/Shila, Prabhulal/Sarla, Narendra/ Late Anjula, Lalita/Late Kantilal Devraj, Arvin/Sobhna, Rashila/Chandrakant Ramji.

Grandmother & Grandmother in law to

Tejal/Ashwin Mohanlal, Prabhat, Amit, Hinal, Bhavisha/Neil Rajnikant, Neel/Tina, Jagruti, Panash/Bhavna, Nimish/Vandna, Anuj/Bini, Nilpa/Ketan Amratbhai.

Great Grandmother to Vinaya, Nihir, Aarini, Aayush, Mireya, Maya, Millie, Aanya, Anek, Aahil, Ethan.

Sister & Sister-in-law to Late Amratben/Late Gosar Karamashi,  Late Zaverchand Depar/Late Hiruben, Late Paniben/Late Lakhamsi Vaja, Late Velji Depar, Late Samji Depar/Late Kusturben, Late Mohanlal Depar/Late Pushpaben, Late Kantaben/Late Kanji Vaja, Kusturben/Lakhamsi Virpar, Late Meghji Depar/Kusturben

Ba worked hard all her life. She will be dearly missed but we take comfort in knowing that she is now at peace and with Bapuji. Let us celebrate her remarkable time on Earth rather than dwell in sadness.

Unfortunately, due to the current pandemic and the resulting Government restrictions, there will be no prayer meeting.

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May her beautiful soul rest in eternal peace.

Om Shanti, Shanti, Shanti Om.