Jayantbhai Thakorbhai Patel, 49, a resident of Las Vegas, passed away at the Heart Hospital of New Mexico in Albuquerque on Wednesday.
He is survived by his parents, Thakorbhai and Gauriben Patel of Surat, India; his wife, Manjulaben Patel of Las Vegas; one son, Jimmy Patel of Las Vegas, and one daughter, Parina Patel of Surat, India; and by one brother, Sunilbhai Patel of Paris, France.
A prayer service and funeral were conducted on Friday and Saturday. The scattering of the cremated remains will take place by the family along the banks of the Ganges River at a later date in Surat, India.
Online condolences can be sent to the family at www.gonzalesfunerals.com.
Arrangements are under the direction of Billy G. Rogers at Gonzales Funerals & Cremations, 2315 Hot Springs Blvd. 425-9319 or 1-800-525-9319.