It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Parbati “Paro” Persaud, 65, of North Miami Beach. Paro passed away on Monday morning, August 26, 2019.
Visitation will be held between 5:00 pm and 7:00 pm on Saturday – August 31, 2019 at Fred Hunter Funeral Home on 6301 Taft Street, Hollywood, Florida 33024.
Paro’s celebration of life will be held at 9:00 am on Sunday – September 1, 2019 at Fred Hunter Funeral Home. Pandit Cris Misir of the Krishna Mandir will be officiating. Cremation will follow the funeral at 12:00 noon.
Daughter of the late Durpati and Gurpersaud Maraj, Parbati Persaud was born in Guyana on October 6, 1953. Paro was married to Roopnauth Persaud (CHS Class of 1966 or 1967) on December 17, 1972 for 47 years. As the Beloved wife of Roopnauth Persaud, loving mother of Devi Brandl and the late Rudra Persaud & Nadira Persaud, cherished grandmother of Cameron Devindra & Chanel Devina Brandl and mother-in-law of Christian Brandl, Parbati Persaud will be forever missed.
Paro is survived by her sisters Leela Sarjoo, Mattie Roopnarine, Data Hartmann and Nalini Gurprasad. Brothers Basdeo Gurprasad, Narine Gurprasad, Dr. Deoroop Gurprasad, Chan Gurprasad, Lee Gurprasad, and Nandi Gurprasad – 7 of whom attended Corentyne High School.
Ms. Data Hartmann – Class of 1969