Deoraj Leon Singh, of New Fairfield, CT, died peacefully at Danbury Hospital Center with his family by his side after a valiant battle against cancer on May 1, 2022. He was 38 years old.
Leon was born on March 14, 1984 in Queens, New York son of the late Deodat and Nowlakia (Moonian) Singh. Leon graduated from Richmond Hill High School and received his associates degree from Empire State College.
On September 3rd, 2011 he married the love of his life Kavita Oudhraj. Together they moved to New Fairfield, CT in 2011. Leon was a proud electrician with the IBEW Local #3. He was a self-taught handyman, always doing projects around the house, if he didn’t know how to do it, he would learn. He enjoyed drawing and was a great artist and loved cars. Leon has a green thumb and would grow his gardens from seedlings. He also loved to cook.
Leon is not only survived by his loving wife Kavita but also his sister; Nadia Singh-Omroa and her husband Vish of Norwalk, CT, his sister-in-law; Yogita Ramar and her husband Anil of Tampa, FL, his nieces and nephews Samara, Sara, Ethan, Aaron, Mathew, Bryan and Arianna and his parent-in-laws Chandra and Surren Oudhraj and many loving cousins and friends.
A celebration of life gathering will be held on Thursday May 5, 2022 at Danbury Memorial Funeral Home (117 South Street) from 6pm-9pm with an informal service beginning at 7:15PM. A cremation will be held the next day Friday May 6, 2022 at Brookside Memorial Crematory (200 Benson Road Middlebury) at 10:30am. To write condolences or light a candle in his memory please visit Danburymemorial.com
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