STOW Dr. Ashwin Pai Dhungat passed away peacefully in his sleep at home on June 14, 2017.

He was a family physician who graduated from NEOUCOM in 1997 and trained at Barberton Citizens Hospital.

He practiced medicine in Northeast Ohio for the last 17 years. He was born in New York City but was a world citizen, growing up in the United States and India.

He is survived by his mother, Asha; and his brother and sister-in-law, Asheesh and Vidya. He will be dearly missed by his niece, Tanya; and nephew Avnish, who he loved with all his heart.

He was preceded in death by his father, Avadhut.

He leaves behind an extended family in India as well as friends from all walks of life.

Funeral services were completed on June 16, 2017, at 11 a.m. at the Higgins-Reardon Funeral Home, Boardman-Canfield Chapel, where close family and friends along with his office staff attended the ceremony.

"We extend our heartfelt sympathy to all those people whose life he touched and know he will be dearly missed by one and all."

(Higgins-Reardon Funeral Homes 330-792-2353 TB 6-21-17)