February 1943 – January 2019
Navnit Mathurbhai Panchal was born in Ahmedabad, India and came to Massachusetts where he received his Masters Degree in Mechanical & Electrical Engineering from Worchester Poly Technical. He met Louise Leocadio while working for Imperial Knife and they married January 27, 1973. He then worked for Fram Corp before being employed with Jack Rabbit from from 1989 to 2014.
Navnit belonged to Gujarati Samaj Association and Hindu Temple Community. Navnit enjoyed meditation, prayer, flying kites, sports, and loved being a father and grandfather.
Navnit is survived by his loving wife Louise Panchal; four children Rajendra, Vinod, Christopher, and Jonathan Panchal; 10 grandchildren Jonathan, Laura Beth, Kevin, Marissa, Stephanie, Ethan, Luke, Jack, Calvin, and Rohan; and one great grandchild Madelynn. He also leaves behind his siblings Prabha, Bhanu, and Leena Panchal. He is preceded in death by two brothers Arvind and Kanu Panchal.
Service will be held Wednesday, January 30, 2019 from 9am – 11am at Allen Mortuary located at 247 N. Broadway in Turlock.
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