Manuben is survived by her husband Motichand Nathoo Shah, three children, Milan, Nipul and Sajal, and five grand-children. She was the eldest daughter of late Narshi Jetha and Motiben Shah of Sikha thereafter Meru, Kenya.
Manuben enjoyed a zest of life and activities such as swimming, walking and cooking. She was also a keen florist and displayed her skills at Lavington Garden, Ltd in Nairobi, Kenya.
Manuben had travelled extensively throughout the world. She spent the last 7 years in the USA with her children between California and Florida.