Mr. Shridhar V. "Sherry" Parikh passed away at home peacefully surrounded by his wife and two children on April 27, 2018, at the age of 78. Mr. Parikh was born in Surat, India, in the state of Gujarat, to Vaikunthlal and Devki Parikh. After growing up in India, Mr. Parikh came to the United States in 1960 and received a Master’s in Chemical Engineering from Kansas State University in 1963. Mr. Parikh worked as a chemical engineer until 1996, when he retired to Wilmington, Delaware, with his wife, Carmina. In the interim, he started his own company, DevMon Consultants. Mr. Parikh enjoyed reading, playing the stock market, watching movies, and spending time with his family. He is survived by his beloved wife of 49 years- Carmina - and his two children - Monica of New York, NY, and Dev of Wilmington, DE. The family would like to give special thanks to Vitas Hospice. Burial will be held privately. To send messages of condolence, please visit