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Date of Birth: May 06, 1938

Date of Death: November 05, 2019

Babulal Harjarvin Gohel, age 81, died peacefully on November 5, 2019, after a long illness. He was born in Dar es salaam, Tanzania, Africa on May 6, 1938. He migrated to the United States in 1970. He was known as “Babu” or “Raj Kapoor” by his family and friends. He was always smiling and happy. He loved cars, music and colorful, flashy clothes and stylish sunglasses but most of all he loved God and his family. He was deeply religious and a devout family man. He was a wonderful and loving husband, father, and grandfather. He is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Devila, their two sons Sanjay and Umakant, daughter-in-law Grace, grandchildren Kishan (Rachel), Diane (Dustin), Jennifer (Jay) and two great granddaughters Bella and Evey.

Service Information

Memorial Services will be held on Saturday, November 9, 2019, from 9am to 11:30am at Best Funeral Services, 9380 W. Peoria Ave., Peoria, AZ 85345.