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Aroon S. Datta

February 21, 1948 — November 15, 2021

Aroon S. Datta

Aroon S. Datta, 73, of Bellefontaine, Ohio passed away Monday, November 15, 2021, at his residence.

He was born February 21, 1948, in Sialkot, Pakistan, a son of the late Professor T.S. and Zebunissa (Shadikhan) Datta.  He was also preceded in death by a brother, Anil Datta in 2019.

He is survived by his two sons, Aftab (Yulia) Datta and Shehryar (Rebecca) Datta; four grandchildren: Yasmin, Anika, Jack, and Charlie; the mother of his children, Samina Datta; a brother, Shonil (Farzana) Datta and a niece, Samina Shaw.

Aroon worked as a medical liaison and had an endless fascination with history, psychology and religious philosophy.  He was a man of God and was a member of the First United Presbyterian Church in Bellefontaine where he was an Elder and taught Sunday School.  He enjoyed traveling and was a dog lover as his chocolate lab, Buddy was always by his side.

Pastor Steve Merrin will officiate a memorial service at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, November 20, 2021, at the First United Presbyterian Church in Bellefontaine.

Please be symptom-free, practice social distancing and consider wearing a face covering.

The staff of the Eichholtz Daring & Sanford Funeral Home & Cremation Center in Bellefontaine is honored to serve the Datta family.


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Memorial Service

Saturday, November 20, 2021

Starts at 11:00 am

First United Presbyterian Church

117 N Main St, Bellefontaine, OH 43311

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