Rakesh Shanti Mathur

rakesh mathur

December 12, 1936 ~ March 13, 2024

Born in: India
Resided in: Alpharetta, GA

Rakesh Shanti Mathur, 87, of Banasthali Vidya Peeth, Rajasthan, India passed away on March 13, 2024. Rakesh Shanti, lovingly called Nani, was born in Kurabad, Udaipur on December 12th, 1936.

Rakesh Shanti persevered in her career by becoming Professor of Economics at Government College of Ajmer, University of Rajasthan. She broke the record of 150 years by being the First Lady Principal of the College.

She married Late Jagdish Narain Mathur on May 22, 1958. She is survived by her three daughters, three son-in-laws, six grandchildren, two grandson-in-laws, and four great grandchildren.


Funeral Service: March 14, 2024 11:00 am

Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel
1031 Lawrenceville Hwy.
Lawrenceville, GA 30046


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  1. Dear Shanti jiji will always be remembered as very loving and affectionate sister. We will miss her. May her soul RIP.
    Babboo, Veena,

  2. CandleImageVery Shocking News. Our heartfelt condolences to everyone in the family.I’m sorry for your loss.Our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time. My departed soul rest in peace.

    From Shashi Bhargava & Family

  3. CandleImageIt’s a sad shocking for all of us She was my mentor ,teacher and family friend the love she always showered on us is unforgettable
    My heartfelt Condolences to you all May God give you all strength to bear this great loss ๐Ÿ™ Take Care ๐Ÿ˜˜
    From Shashi Bhargava, Ajmer

  4. CandleImageWe will always remember Rakesh Chachi ji as a very graceful, affectionate and caring person. She always looked after us so well during our US visits. She fought her illness with lot of courage and calm. We are praying to Almighty for the peace of departed soul. Om Shanti. ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ™

  5. CandleImageSo sorry to hear about the very sad loss and passing on of dear Aunty!
    I have such lovely childhood memories of her as a wonderful, confident and extremely caring lady who had a beautiful smile and one who was an amazing host.

    My deepest condolences to the entire family.
    I join you in prayers to give the beautiful departed soul eternal peace.

    Om Shanti!

    Montu (Bharat Mathur)

  6. CandleImageSo hard to bid good bye to Shanti Bhua. Have so many fond memories esp my stay of two years at Ajmer.
    Such an affectionate person.
    Will always be missed.

  7. CandleImageOur beloved Mami ji holds a very very special place in our hearts ๐Ÿฅฐโ€ฆ she is always going to be in our memories for her loving , caring and very positive personality. We love you Mami ji !! Please keep blessing us โ€ฆ ever and forever ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿป๐Ÿ™๐Ÿปโค๏ธโค๏ธ

  8. CandleImageVery saddened by the news of aunty ji passing in Atlanta. I was always overwhelmed by her all round knowledge of social, political, and economic issues of the world and her inquisitive mind. We loved her so much and will miss her dearly. May Lord Krishna give our beloved Auntyโ€™s soul rest in his lotus feet. Om Shanti๐Ÿ™

  9. CandleImageShanti auntyji will always be remembered, a very affectionate, ever smiling person. She led life very gracefully and showering love around her. May the departed soul rest in eternal peace in heaven. May God give you and the family all the strength to bear this emotional calamity and the courage to lament the loss. Aunty you will be deeply missed, we all love you. Om Shanti!๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ™

  10. CandleImageShanti bhabhi was such a happy and friendly soul. It was a joy to be with her in Ajmerโ€ฆlovely memories of her and her friendly and caring personality.

    May God bless her soul with eternal peace.

    My heartfelt condolences to the family.
    Om Shanti Om.๐Ÿ•‰๏ธ๐Ÿ™

    Mita Mathur (Ajmer)

  11. CandleImageGreat lost to the family.Please accept our condolences.Chachi ji you will always be loved n remembered

  12. CandleImageOm Shanti ๐Ÿ™ Please accept my deepest condolences over the loss of Aunty. May god give strength to entire family in this difficult time. May her soul rest in peace ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ’๐Ÿ’

  13. CandleImageHappy times lived together, life lessons learned from her and happy and smiling face will always be in our fond memories.
    All our healing prayers for the departed soul. May she attain moksha and rest in peace.

  14. CandleImagePlease accept my deepest condolences to you over the loss of your mother. May her soul rest in peace ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ’

  15. We will always miss you Naniji..fond memories of you will always be in our hearts..God bless her soul..Om Shanti..๐Ÿ™

  16. My childhood memories include a lot of aunty & Jagdish uncle & family and their stately family home in Civil Lines.
    My parents loved them and so did we as children!
    Circle of lifeโ€ฆ.hope they are all having a great time together playing โ€˜papluโ€™ up thereโ€ฆ
    ๐Ÿ•‰๏ธ เคถเคพเคจเฅเคคเคฟ! ๐Ÿ•‰๏ธ เคธเคฆเค—เคคเฅ€ เคญเคต ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ•‰๏ธ๐Ÿ™
    On behalf of Mahesh & Mita parivaar
    Deepu Anju Saumya
    Bharat Shefali Aakanksha & Tamanna

  17. CandleImageDadi ji …Even though we could not be there for last rites but you’ll always be remembered and stay in our hearts and memories.๐Ÿ™..Om Shanti!!

  18. CandleImageLove you Auntie/Nani. You will always remain in our hearts. We will always cherish the good moments spent with you. May your soul rest in peace ๐Ÿ™

  19. CandleImageDear Dolly,Rashu ,Deepu n family,it’s with profound sorrow n regret that we came to know about the sad demise of respected bhabhi.We have such fond memories of our association with her.She was always so loving ,caring n affectionate. Her ever smiling face was always a source of warmth n affection.We pray to God Almighty that may her soul rest in peace n give strength to all of you to bear this irreparable loss. ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ˜ž๐Ÿ’๐Ÿ’

  20. CandleImageWill miss you so much maasi! You were such an amazing person …. graceful & dignified and so full of life. The last I met you was when you visited Singapore. As always, it was fun and refreshing to spend time with you. Thank you for all the love you gave me and didi, will forever cherish that. May your beautiful soul rest in eternal peace!

  21. CandleImageTaiji….you will Always be missed…I have known you as a very Strong Women which you were till your last breath. May you Rest In Eternal Peace…

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