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Celebration of Life

Pelham Funeral Home
Thursday August 26th, 2021
4:00pm - 8:00pm

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Ferncliff Crematory
Friday August 27th, 2021

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Darshanand D Ramdas

Darshanand D. Ramdas of Mount Vernon New York, formerly of Pelham New York passed away on August 23rd, 2021. He was 57 years old. Born in De Willem, Guyana to Dhanraj and Deowatie Ramdas. Darshanand was the oldest of 7 children. He was raised in Guyana and moved to Suriname where he would meet his wife, Jean Bepat. They were married for 38 years. They met through Jean’s brother Roy and the couple would eventually marry in Suriname. Darshanand and Jean were blessed with two daughters Shakuntala and Satrupa. His biggest pride and joy were his wife and daughters. He was extremely proud of their success and constantly complimented them on their achievements.

In 1988, Darshanand would move to New York where he studied aeronautical engineering and eventually became an entrepreneur before getting into academia. He spent most of his academic career at Beta High School. He taught Math, Technology, and Engineering. Darshanand was an avid gardener. He also invented a hydroponic generator in 2003 and later founded the company Ramdas Green Energy Corporation. Darshanand loved to travel, he visited 39 of the 50 states. Internationally, his favorite trip was to Stone Henge in England. In addition, Darshanand loved playing the tabla drums.

Darshanand will be remembered as intelligent, loving, funny, and family oriented. He was kindhearted and charitable. Darshanand is a dedicated family man who is survived by his wife Jean, his daughters Shakuntala and Satrupa, his siblings Vivek, Sato, Uma, Priya, Jankie, and Padma as well as his brother/sister-in-laws, nieces, nephews, aunts, and uncles. Darshanand will be missed by everyone he knew because he deeply loved and appreciated his family and friends.

A celebration of Darshanand’s life will take place at the Pelham Funeral Home located at 64 Lincoln Avenue, Pelham New York on Thursday, August 26th from 4-8 pm. Darshanand’s funeral procession will leave the Pelham Funeral Home at 8:30 am sharp to arrive at Ferncliff crematory at 9:10 am. The cremation will take place at Ferncliff Crematorium located at 280 Secor Rd, Hartsdale New York on Friday, August 27th at 9:30 am sharp. For more information or to leave a condolence please visit www.pelhamfuneral.com

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Darsh was a true friend to me and a wonderful person. My condolences to his family and friends.

Jim Mills Sep 20 2021 7:42 PM

Sincere condolences to you Jean and your family during this difficult time. I pray that God gives you the strength and ease this heavy burden of losing a loved one.
Sending much love and prayers.From Doreen Basil(Bronx Building Baptist Church)

Doreen Basil Aug 30 2021 7:32 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Darshanand Ramdas

Ameela Nandalall Aug 28 2021 8:46 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Darshanand Ramdas

Suresh and Mina Singh Aug 28 2021 7:49 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Darshanand Ramdas

Ram Laljie and family Aug 28 2021 12:11 AM

Deepest condolences to the family from the Tejsingh family

Rishiram Tejsingh Aug 27 2021 2:03 PM

My condolences to the family, from Sis and the Subryan family in the Bronx

Basil Subryan Aug 27 2021 12:38 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Darshanand Ramdas

Shanta and Ronald light a candle for Darshanand Ramdas. Have a safe journey and rest in paradise Aug 27 2021 10:17 AM

Rest In Peace, Darsh. Our sincere condolences to auntie Paro and her entire families. ((Hugs))

Sheila Peter Aug 27 2021 9:20 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Darshanand Ramdas

Shanta and Family! Our heartfelt sympathies to the entire family. May God rest his soul. Aug 27 2021 8:54 AM

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