RANA, Rahim Punja
April 27, 1936 - March 27, 2013
Rahim Punja Rana, husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend, passed in peace on Wednesday, March 27, 2013. Steadfast in his faith, committed to his family, Rahim lived a life of humility and integrity. From his early years as a merchant in Sio Port, Kenya, with his loving wife Gulzar at his side, to the last 20 years where he worked beside his sons every day in Calgary, Rahim was the pillar of his family. The teachings he imparted to those with whom he shared his life will be forever cherished. Rahim leaves behind his loving wife Gulzar, sons Zahir, Salim and Alnoor, daughters-in- law Allisun and Karimaa, grandchildren Shaheed, Natasha, Salim, Areejh, Rahim, Nehaz, Azra and Ali, sisters Khatijabai, Gulshan and Malek, a broad and loving extended family and many, many friends the world over. For those wishing to attend, Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, March 30, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at Ismaili Mosque, 1128 - 45 Avenue N.E., Calgary, AB.
"There are no goodbyes for us. Wherever
you are, you will always be in our hearts."
- Mahatma Ghandi
Published in The Calgary Herald from Mar. 29 to Mar. 30, 2013