Manu (Marc) RAHEJA

RAHEJA, Manu (Marc) - A cherished husband, father, brother, uncle and friend. Passed away on October 6, 2012 at Credit Valley Hospital surrounded by his loved ones. Manu was a passionate, engaging, and intelligent man who above all, loved spending time with his family and friends. He was a gifted scholar (Ph.D. in Biochemistry and MBA) and entrepreneur and was intensely curious about life, regularly reading three newspapers a day. Beloved husband of Helen for 41 years; adoring and proud father of Christina, Mark (Amanda) and Joanna (Kai); loving brother of Sarla (Gobind), Hari (Asha), Murli (Manju), Prakash (Sheila) and Suresh. Predeceased by his brother Prakash and brother-in-law Gobind. A celebration of Manu's life will be held on Tuesday, October 9th at 2 p.m. at the Unitarian Congregation in Mississauga (84 South Service Road). Donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association. Manu had a profound impact on the lives of his family and many friends. His engaging smile, warm sense of humour, wise counsel and endless love and support will be dearly missed. Please share your fondest memories of Manu online at

Published in the Toronto Star on Oct. 8, 2012