August 10, 1958 ~ May 12, 2022
Born in: Nairobi, Kenya
Resided in: Duluth, Georgia
Vinod Kumar Devlia, age 63, resident of Duluth, GA sadly passed away on May 12, 2022. Vinod is survived by his three children, Roshni Devlia (32), Anand Devlia (28), and Chirag Devlia (21).
Vinod was a loving, caring and humble man, and a much loved pillar of the Atlanta Indian community.
Born in Nairobi, Kenya in 1958, Vinod moved to the UK when he was 15 years old, and left school at the age of 18 to train as a lab technician.
Vinod discovered his deep passion for photography in his early 20s and became renowned for his photos of rock stars at concerts all over Europe.
He moved to the US in 1985 and settled in the Atlanta area.
Vinod’s career as a photographer spanned over 40 years, and he will be forever remembered as one of Atlanta’s most popular and sought after photographers.
A service to celebrate his life shall be held on Friday, May 20, 2022 at 10:00am. The location of the service is Wages & Sons, 1031 Lawrenceville Highway, Lawrenceville, GA 30046.
Our family will serve lunch at Ashiana in Global Mall at 1pm after the service.
Funeral Service: May 20, 2022 10:00 am - May 20, 2022 12:00 pm
Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel
1031 Lawrenceville Hwy.
Lawrenceville, GA 30046
Dear Vinod bhai,
Thank you for being such a loving, caring and kind brother and friend.
Your legacy and love lives on in your children and in your work.
Gone but never forgotten.
Love and Light
My prayers are with you my friend.
Arvind Vinod will always be with you all in spirit looking over you all from heaven he will bless and guid you always gone but will not be forgotten love you all be strong for yourum and siblings
Jai Shree Krishna,
Our prayers are with the family. My all mighty give eternal peace and look after the family.
Om Shanti Shanti.
I always remember your cheerful smile.
Your smile is captured for eternity.
Om shanti shanti shanti
To the fond memories we made together in Kenya and Atlanta.
Time and distance separated us, but the memories made have always been retained.
To the children, I am sorry for your loss. So soon and suddenly. Cherish his memories.
Bharat Pankhania 🙏🏿
A very, kind, gentle and loving soul. Gone but never forgotten. Rest in peace dear brother.
Prayers from Chhaganlal Ladva and Family
My prayers extend to you all.
Rest in peace. Will treasure week we spent together.
Dear Vinod and Family
Heartfelt condolences to the entire family. Sorry couldn’t pay respects in person but thanks to livestream, made it possible to.
Gem of a person, humble, hard working and kind. Offered great support and advise when Kunal entered photography biz and throughout. We look up to him and always will. Thank you Sir! May you Rest In Peace. 🙏
JSK Vinod Bhai,
Om Shanti Shanti Shanti <3
May your soul rest in the eternal bliss of the divine.
Ashok Mama, Neela Mami, Ravi & Suraj xxx
Jai Sri Krihna. Our thoughts and prayers for Late Vinodbhai Devalia for his soul’s onward journey to attain ultimate sadagati and moksha. May he rest in peace. Aum Shanti, shanti, shanti.
Chhagan J. Dabhi & family
Rest In Peace Vinod🕉
My deepest condolences to the family. Vinod will always be remembered as one very kind soul 🙏🏼
He was the kindest. I had the opportunity to work with him. A pioneer in his field In the Atlanta Community. So blessed to have had the chance to know him.
Rest in peace Vinod.
Deepest condolences to The family.
Our deepest condolences to the Devalia family for your loss may he rest in peace
Kasturbai Shamji koria
Kishor Shamji Koria and Family
Mansukhlal Shamji Koria and Family
Condolences to family , thoughts and prayers with you
Niten, Sangeeta Singadia and family
Rest in peace Vinod bhai.
Deepest sympathy to all the family.
Prayers from Versha and Koria Family
May your soul rest in peace.
Aum shaanti, shaanti, shaanti.
Amit Majevadia and family
🌷સદગત વિનોદભાઈનો આત્મા પ્રભુના શરણે અવિચળ મુક્તિ પામે, એ જ અમારી પ્રાર્થના છે💐🙏🏼 ભરત અને સવિતા કોરીઆ
Our deepest condolences to you and your family. May Vinods memory live on in you all.
Sheetal and Georges.
💐પુણ્ય આત્મા પરમ સદગતિ પામે 🕉 શાન્તિ 🙋🏻♂️
JAI SHREE Krishna. Our deepest condolences to you all and our prayers are with you in this difficult time. May his soul rest in eternal bliss xxx
Love Meera, Suren, Nirvaan & Vridhay
May God give peace to Vinodbhai’s soul. Our condolences to the family. OM Shanti Shanti Shanti.
Much love for your kindness and taking the time to speak with me about photography. You light will shine on as you gave each person a bit of yourself with each snap. Godspeed and Peace to the Devalia Family. Love from the mountains of Tennessee,
Our deepest condolences to the whole family, our thoughts and prayers are with you at such terrible times. 🙏🏾🙏🏾
Both dad and myself will never forget the time we visited you in Atlanta.
To me, Atlanta was Vinodbhai … RIP brother.
Deepest Condolences to the Devalia family, hope in time you find love and light from the time Vinodbhai was with you and remember that he always will be. Best wishes you all from Riten, Reema, Alkesh and and Varsha Gohil and family
A very, kind, gentle and loving soul. Gone but never forgotten. Rest in peace dearest bhanej.
Jay Swaminarayan and our deepest condolences to family. May Maharaj and Swami gives you strength to cope with his loss.
Prayers from Savitri Jagdish Koria and family
Jagdish and Ranjan Devalia
Our sincere condolences to Vinod’s family.
We have some wonderful memories of our dear cousin Vinod in the UK and it was a big shock to hear of his passing. What more can one add to the wonderful tributes that we have already heard from Vinod’s friends and family.
May his soul rest in peace.
Om Shanti Shanti Shanti. 🙏🕉
Going to miss you so much Vinod Bhai! You went away too soon. RIP!
You’ll be missed my friend. At Every party dinner or any occasion.your sweet smile will always be remembered. Miss u my sweet friend.
🕉 Shanti Shanti Shanti🙏 May Lord Shiva Bless Vinod’s Soul and give all his family courage to overcome his sad loss🙏
Jai Shree Krishna and Jai Shree Shreebai Ma
Our deepest condolences to you all Devalia family and Shingadia family, friends,relatives , siblings, children, cousins, nieces and nephews for the loss of beautiful soul who had been very helpful when we visited Atlanta
Maganlal,Dakshaben (Jayaben) Vara and families from Stevenage, Hertfordshire, UK
Eternal peace Vinodbhai
Our deepest condolences to you all Devalia family for the loss of beautiful soul May his soul Rest In Peace
Heartfelt condolences to all the family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. We shared one truly memorable car journey in December in the UK with Vinod, and his true zest for life, fun and love for others was abundantly clear in such a short time spent together. May your soul rest in peace.
My condolences to you and your family. I was heartbroken to learn of Vinod’s passing. I am honored and blessed to have known Vinod as a brother and friend. I cannot believe Vinod is no longer with us. I can’t imagine life without his smile and laughter.
May his soul rest in peace.
Condolences to the entire family , thoughts and prayers with you all at this difficult time
My Vinod’s soul rest in peace
My deepest sympathies to Arvind and all the family on the sad passing of Vinod. May he fly high.
Jai Shree Krishna,
Our heartfelt sympathies to the whole family in UK and USA at this difficult time. Thank you for the wonderful service full of good memories and love. Vinodbhai will be missed.
May his soul rest in eternal peace
OM shanti shanti shanti
Diwaliben, Neela & Versha Koria
To our very dear friend Arvind, and to Arvind and Vinod’s family. We are so incredibly sorry for your tremendous loss. We send our deepest condolences and much love and strength in this difficult time. Our thoughts are very much with you. Lisa & Andy
Our heartfelt condolences to Devlia, Singadia families, esp Roshni, Anand and Chirag for your deep loss.
Vinod, you will be missed, can’t believe we had just met you in Global Mall during our last visit in Atlanta in April!
Managed a fist bump, as we were passing by on the elevator.
Your light will continue in each and everyone’s lives by the beautiful memories you created through your passion, your unique photography.
Parmatma Atmane Satgati Aape🌹
Om Shanti Om🙏🙏🙏
Dhiru, Shila, Rakhee, Ravi, Rakesh, Karishma and Serena
My deepest condolences Arvind
Our condolences to the extended family. Vinod Bhai was a kind soul & good friend and will be greatly missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family during this difficult time. RIP Vinod Bhai
Dear Vinod Bhai,
I pray that your soul is at peace now.
Your light will continue to shine from all the kindness and love you showed others.
I will miss you dear brother but you will always be in my heart
Lots of love from your baby sister
Om shanti, shanti, shanti
May your soul now rest in peace.
Aum Shanti Shanti Shanti