Thursday, March 30, 2023

Rajkumar "Donald" Barasatie

Rajkumar was born on November 05, 1954 to Boris and Sookraje Barasatie in Dinsley Village, Trinidad and Tobago. Rajkumar was one of seven siblings. His brothers and sisters include: Dilip, Nimni, Dawa, Bonnie, Sharmin, Carmen and Clyde.  Rajkumar was an avid cricket player in his youth and played for the Dinsley Cricket team. In June 1981 he married his wife Sooroojdaye Barasatie in a traditional Hindu wedding in Trinidad. In 1983 Rajkumar had his first child, Camille Barasatie, his daughter. In 1986 they left Trinidad and moved to Lauderhill, Fl. Rajkumar became a truck driver for Builders Square and Home Depo. He was a dedicated employee and always strived to do his best. In 1989 he welcomed his second child, Kerry Barasatie, his son.  Rajkumar was a dedicated husband, father and grandfather.  He was very kind and humble. He always put family and his friends first. He never complained about anything. He was a lover of all sports and was one of the biggest fans of the Dolphins, Heat, Marlins, University of Miami and the Panthers. His knowledge of his favorite sports teams was unsurpassed in his community.  He passed away at a young age of 68 on March 24, 2023. He was surrounded by his wife and family.

Rajkumar is survived by his wife, Sooroojdaye of 41 years, his daughter Camille and her husband Michael. His son Kerry and his 2 sons Dominic and Josh and his wife Kendra and her 2 sons Juhseyeus and Isaiah and they have one daughter Payton. Rest in Peace Juju Warrior!

Viewing will be held at Dobbs Funeral Home on April 1st 2023 at the time of 6pm-8pm.  Service and followed by Cremation will be at Dobbs Funeral Home on Sunday April 2nd, 2023 from 7:00 am to 9:30 am.

1 comment:

Stephanie Balchan Barsatie said...

Deepest condolences to his loving wife, children and grandchildren. We pray for God's comfort to all. From Dawa and his entire family.