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Rajendra Somabhai Patel

May 17, 1945 ~ May 22, 2019 (age 74)

Rajendra Somabahai Patel, of Cary, NC departed this life on Wednesday, May 22, 2019.  

Service of Remembrance:  2:30 PM, Saturday, May 25, 2019 at Lea Funeral Home Chapel, 2500 Poole Road, Raleigh, NC.

Survivors:  Spouse: Ushaben Rajendra Patel Son(s): Devang Rajendra Patel, Amit Rajendra Patel Parent(s): Shantaben Somabhai Patel (mother) Sisters(s): Mrudula Ramesh Patel Brother(s): Anil Somabhai Patel Grandchildern: 4 - Prerana Devang Patel, Niyati Devang Patel, Avery Micah Soular, Jaden Isiah Soular.

Rajendra Somabhai Patel was born on May 17th 1945 in India. In his 20's he took over family textile business and married his wife of 50 years. He and his family moved to Africa in 80's and then to the States in the 90's. There he worked in the hospitality industry in Michigan and South Carolina for many years before he retired. He will be remembered most for being a devoted son, loving husband, nurturing father, doting grandfather, and a constant pillar of strength to his extended family and community. He will be dearly missed.

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