As many of you may have heard, Raja Parasuraman passed away this past Sunday evening, March 22, 2015. The field of human factors and ergonomics lost a brilliant champion and the world lost a caring mentor, a great friend and a wonderful person. Raja is survived by his wife, Carryl Baldwin, and his two children, Shanta and Rachna.
MEMORIAL SERVICE INFORMATION:
The commemoration will begin Wednesday evening, April 1st and continue on Thursday, April 2nd.
Schedule of events is as follows:
Viewing Wednesday (4/1) evening starting at 5PM.
(There will be a private viewing for the family from 4-5PM) that will last until 9PM.
Murphy Funeral Homes
1102 West Broad Street, Falls Church, VA 22046
Here is a link to the memorial information of the Murphy funeral home website. The site will be updated as the date draws closer:
Thursday morning (4/2), services will be held at the same location (Murphy) from 11-12PM. There will be a small reception immediately following the memorial service at the funeral home.
Parking is available at the funeral home (very small lot) and in the strip mall next to the funeral home.
At 1:30p, there will be a celebration of Raja’s life at Ireland Four Provinces pub (about a mile from Murphy Funeral home). Here is the address:
Ireland's Four Provinces
105 W Broad St
Falls Church, VA 22046
Parking is available in a two story parking garage behind the restaurant.
All events are open.
For those that wish to make a donation in lieu of flowers a small list of charities (oriented towards educational efforts for women in underdeveloped countries and music) will be provided.
Condolences and notices of memorial donations may be sent to:
Dr. Carryl Baldwin
George Mason University
Department of Psychology, MS: 3F5
4400 University Dr.
Fairfax, VA 22030