Ravi K. Mathur

SPRINGFIELD, IL - Ravi K. Mathur, 72, died Monday, Nov. 25, 2013 while traveling abroad in Delhi, India.

He was born Nov. 2, 1941, the son of the late Kailash and Shanti Mathur.

He completed his undergraduate studies at Banaras Hindu University, India, and graduate work at Michigan State University. He was a civil engineer who worked for the Illinois Department of Transportation for 33 years and recently for Coombe-Bloxdorf as a consultant.

He is survived by his wife, Aruna Mathur; son, Sameer K. Mathur (wife, Mala) of Madison, Wis.; daughter, Archana Mathur Patton (husband, Chris) of Knoxville, Tenn.; and five grandchildren: Connor, Tessa, Priya, Anjali and Sanjay.

A Memorial Service will be held at Piper Glen Clubhouse, 7112 Piper Glen Dr., Springfield, IL on Dec. 14, 2013, at 1:00 p.m.

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Published in The State Journal-Register on Dec. 8, 2013