Ben K. Sashankar


Ben K. Sashankar, 58, of Belleville, Illinois, born Wednesday, August 12, 1953, in Calcutta, India, died Saturday, May 19, 2012 at  his residence.

Ben was a retired social worker.  

He was preceded in death by his:
Father:  Mani K. Sashankar

 Surviving are his:

  • Wife: Anjali nee Baraily Sashankar Belleville, IL 
  • Mother:  Bishnu nee Gazmair Sashankar
  • Daughters:
    • Sasha (Krishan) Sharma of Lombard, IL
    • Alisha (Anthony) Sangster of Belleville, IL
  • Brothers:
    • Khagen Sashankar of Belleville, IL
    • Ray Sashankar of Texas
  • Sister: Chandra Pillai of Belleville, IL
  • 3 Grandchildren:
    • Aasav Sharma
    • Jasmine Sangster    
    • Devon Sangster

Funeral:  A memorial service will be held on Friday, May 25, 2012 at residence from 9:00am to 11:00am.

Condolences left for Ben K. Sashankar:

    I will miss you so much. You will remain in my heart forever and the memories of you will be with us always. I can't believe you are gone but you are with god now and I know you will be watching over us. We love you so much.

    Sasha, Gopal, Aasav, Sofi and Bailey

    Sasha Gopal Lombard Il 60148

    Bishnu and Chandra, I am so sorry for your loss, your son, your brother. May you be consoled in this time of great loss. God Bless you and your family. Dr Ann Stock and Sophie

    Dr Ann Stock Belleville IL 62220