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Bharati S. Parekh, businesswoman and artist, dies

Bharati S. Parekh, businesswoman and artist, dies

Bharati S. Parekh, a Baltimore businesswoman, artist and professor, died of ovarian cancer Dec. 2 at Sinai Hospital's Seasons Hospice. She was 70 and a resident of the Towers at Harbor Court.

"She was thoughtful, strong and full of class and dignity," said Lynn E. Abeshouse, a Baltimore real estate executive and a member of the board of Sinai Hospital. "And when she spoke, they were always words of wisdom based on her life's experiences."

"She was a special individual who touched the hearts of a lot of people," said Neil Meltzer, president and CEO of LifeBridge Health.

"She was an extremely kind and spiritual person who left an...

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