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Jagdeo Ramdayal

12/22/1949 - 11/11/2020


Jagdeo (Cyril) Ramdayal, 70, passed away unexpectedly and tragically on Wednesday November 11, 2020 from a terrible, fatal car accident. The Ramdayal family has lost their patriarch.

Jagdeo was born on December 22, 1949 in Canal #2 Polder, Guyana, South America. While in Guyana he worked as a Shipping Director at Bauxite Industry Development Company (BIDCO). He made numerous visits to the United States before settling with his family in New York in August of 1986 to attain the American dream for his family. He and his wife worked tirelessly to provide for their family, eventually achieving the American dream. They became successful entrepreneurs and business owners in the real estate industry.

Jagdeo was a reserved, proud, humble, generous and devoted family man with an incredible sense of humor. He lived for his family, enjoyed traveling and spending time with extended family and friends.

He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Tulsidai (Vee) Ramdayal and his beloved children, Vimla Sookralli, David Ramdayal and Lorna Ramdayal-Infanti. He was the father in-law to Shiraaz Sookralli, Tasha Ramdayal and the late Paulino Infanti. He is survived by and immensely loved by his grandchildren, Tiffani, River, Alexandra, Tessa, Gabriella, Daniella and Caleb.

He was predeceased by his parents, Budia and Rookman Ramdayal and siblings Chan, Beta, Buddy. He is survived by his sisters Leila, Data, Kamo, Baby, Sandy, Shanta, Seeta, and his brothers Kissoon and Devenand.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, November 20,2020 at New Hyde Park Funeral Home followed by cremation honoring his Hindu rites at the Nassau-Suffolk Crematory in Lake Ronkonkoma NY.

Jagdeo will be deeply missed by many who had the pleasure to be part of his life. VISITATION

Thursday, November 19

2:00 - 8:00 PM

New Hyde Park Funeral Home

506 Lakeville Road, New Hyde Park, NY


Friday, November 20

10:00 AM

New Hyde Park Funeral Home

506 Lakeville Road, New Hyde Park, NY


Nassau Suffolk Crematory

132 Ronkonkoma Ave, Lake Ronkonkoma, NY

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