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Balvant M. Patel


January 9, 2019

June 1, 1959 - Jan. 7, 2019

Balvant "Bal" M. Patel, 59, of Sweet Home, passed away Monday morning, Jan. 7, 2019.

He was born June 1, 1959 in Tundi, Gujarat, India, the son of Manibhai V. and Gajaraben M. Patel.

He moved to North America, spending time living in Vancouver BC, Canada, in New Jersey, and then moving to Sweet Home in 1989 when he bought the Porta Via motel and changed the name to Sweet Home Inn.

Bal enjoyed playing volleyball and watching sports – especially Blazers basketball and cricket, rooting for team India.

He also supported and cheered for Oregon State University at...

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