Dr Hardat Arjune Sastri Sukhdeo

Dr Hardat Arjune Sastri Sukhdeo

Birth
Georgetown, Demerara-Mahaica, Guyana
Death 13 Apr 2014 (aged 79)
Miami Beach, Miami-Dade County, Florida, USA
Burial Montclair, Essex County, New Jersey, USA
Memorial ID 136083487 · View Source
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Born to the late John Harry and Hiria Sukhdeo in Georgetown, Guyana, He attended high school in Georgetown and then the University of London College of the West Indies in Jamaica where he earned a medical degree and met his wife, Angella Lindo (wed in 1963). They married and moved to Connecticut to where he completed his residency in psychiatry. In 1967, he joined the Yale University Medical School as an assistant professor of psychiatry. In 1972, he joined the faculty at the University of Miami Medical School where he founded the Crisis Intervention Center. In 1975, he moved with his family to New Jersey to join UMDNJ where he served as chief of psychiatry. In the late 1970s, he served as a psychiatrist to the survivors of the Jonestown Massacre.
He lived with his family in Upper Montclair, New Jersey from 1975 to 2000 before retiring to Miami Beach, Florida.
He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Angella; his sons, Sastri, Devand, Romesh, and Rohan; his sisters, Nirvani, Rani, Drupathy, Vidi, Indra, and Shanti; his grandchildren, Sydney, Hannah, Madeline, Charlie, Nicholas, Deven, Kaya and Anjuli; his daughters in laws, Sheela, Dolores, Bindi and Nayoung and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

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  • Created by: Natalia Danesi
  • Added: 18 Sep 2014
  • Find a Grave Memorial 136083487
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dr Hardat Arjune Sastri Sukhdeo (18 Sep 1934–13 Apr 2014), Find a Grave Memorial no. 136083487, citing Mount Hebron Cemetery, Montclair, Essex County, New Jersey, USA ; Maintained by Natalia Danesi (contributor 46834833) .