Biman Kumar Ghoshal succumbed to pancreatic cancer on December 25, 2018 at the age of 57, surrounded by his family. He was born June 23, 1961 in India to parents Kajalrekha and Shivdas Ghoshal.
Biman is survived by his wife Ranjana of 25 years, son Ishan, daughter Anika and siblings Dr. Ranjana Madhusudan, Ashesh Ghoshal and Dr. Asim Ghoshal.
Biman had many passions and interests, among them computer engineering, sports, literature, film, and music. He had a brilliant career as a software engineer for Fujitsu ICIM, eBay, and Verizon until 2002 when an error in a routine medical procedure left him disabled, cutting his promising career short. He was a loving and affectionate father and a caring husband. He had a great sense of humor, was extraordinarily intelligent, well read, had a deep love of aircrafts which he developed from his father who was an officer in the Indian Air Force. He loved building computers, writing poetry, short stories, and science fiction.
Visitation for Biman will be held from 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM on Saturday, December 29, 2018 at Grissom's Chapel & Mortuary, 267 E. Lewelling Blvd., San Lorenzo, CA, with services and witness cremation ceremony to follow.