Rennie Ramnarine: A Versatile Musician and Teacher
Rennie Ramnarine wasn’t just a gifted musician; he was a multi-talented artist with exceptional musical skills. Originally from Gasparillo Village in Victoria, Trinidad and Tobago, he attended Marabella Senior Comprehensive. Rennie’s influence extended beyond the world of music; he was also a dedicated educator. He was not only an outstanding singer, bassist, and guitarist but also a remarkable teacher. Even before his illness, Rennie spent his time teaching guitar at the Satya Anand Ashram in Aranguez. His commitment was evident as he lovingly created handwritten notes for his students and inspired them through his musical performances.
A Spiritual Connection and Health Struggles
In addition to his musical talents, Rennie had a deep spiritual connection, steadfastly practicing Hinduism despite the health challenges he faced. Sadly, Rennie Ramnarine, who had been battling chronic kidney failure for several years, passed away early this morning. Raymond Ramnarine officially shared the news of his brother’s passing on their Facebook page. In response to this heartbreaking news, Mala L. N. Sharma-Singh expressed her condolences in a heartfelt message on the Facebook post:
“My deepest and most heartfelt condolences go out to Raymond Ramnarine and Richard Dil E Nadan on the passing today of their beloved brother, Rennie Ramnarine. Our family is profoundly saddened upon hearing this devastating news. I will forever remember him for his humility, kindness, and his profound love and passion for music. May he find eternal peace. My thoughts and prayers are with the entire family.
Mourning the Loss and Preparations for Farewell
The family of Rennie Ramnarine will soon release his obituary and provide details about his funeral arrangements. During this difficult time, they require space and time to cope with their profound loss. When they are emotionally ready to share the details, they will update Rennie’s friends and others about the arrangements for his funeral service.
Master Saleem expressed his sorrow, saying, “The symbolism captured in this image sends a deep sense of reflection. Anil Soogrim, Anil Bheem, and Rennie Ramnarine – our fallen heroes. The Rocket Launcher has now ascended to the heavens… My heartfelt condolences go out to the Ramnarine family… Rest in Peace, my friend.”