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Obituaries: August 15 (Sat)

Posted on 15 August 2015 by admin

ANANDAPPA – JOSEPHINE – Beloved wife of Benjamin, loving mother of Natasha, mother-in-law of Mohamad Zakir, loving grandmother of Steven, Rebekah and Aaron, sister of Jerry Sathianaden, expired. Remains lie at Mahinda Florist Parlour at Wattala from 4.30 p.m. on (15th) Saturday and Sunday from 9.30 a.m. Burial at General Cemetery, Hendala. Cortege leaves Parlour at 3.30 p.m. 125184

DE SILVA AMITHA Beloved husband of Swarna, loving father of Samadhi and Mihiran, brother of Gamini late Lionel, Anula and Mahinda, father-in-law of Heshan passed away. Remains lie at No. 5, Templer’s Place, Mount Lavinia. Cortege leaves residence 9.15 a.m. for Cremation at 10.00 a.m. at Mount Lavinia Cemetery on Saturday, 15th August. 124209

DE ZILWA – NEVILLE. Dearly beloved husband of Velma, loving father of Lourdes, loving father-in-law of George Martinesz, darling grandfather of Georgia, George and Gihan, fond great grandfather of Greg, loving brother of late Gracilla and Christobel, loving brother-in-law of late Vincent Dabara, Arnold Martinesz, Bernard, Melville, Anton, Verita, Richie and of Ives Koelmeyer and Virginia Gray (Australia). Cortege leaves residence at 1.00 p.m. No. 38, Ave Maria Road, Negombo on Saturday 15th August 2015 for cremation at 2.00 p.m. at General Cemetery, Negombo. 125036

DESMOND EARL NICOLLE Ex. RCYAF, No. 1 Tr Squadron of 1951 and former Chief Air Traffic Controller, Airport & Aviation Ltd. Husband of late Cheryl, loving daddy of Jean, Gail Michelle, Clinton. Remains lie at Jayaratne Funeral Parlour, Borella on 14th August at 11.00 a.m. onwards. Cremation on 16th August at 5.00 p.m. Contact: 07772482290, 0777114722. 125146

EMMANUEL – RANEE nee TISSAVERASINGHE (Ex Times of Ceylon), went to be with Jesus whom she so loved – Aged 91. Dearly beloved daughter of the late F.A. and Casini Tissaverasinghe, wife of the late B.C Emmanuel, beloved and wonderful mother of Christine Sellamuttu and Ravi (Charmaine), Emmanuel, cherished grandmother of Kamalesh (Rozanne) Ana/Jeggy, Sarvesh, Janek (Jaimee), Shemani (Gayan) and Tehara (Sanjay), much loved great-grandmother of Rayeka, Raiyena, Jaana, Kian, Jeron and Juan, precious sister/sister-in-law of the late Winifred (Cyril Martyn), Bert (Tulasi), Regina (Fareed Uduman) and of Leslie (Meena), the late Reggie (Kay), late Kingsley and of Cha and Kamala (late Dr. Earle Fernando), also of the late Jeyam and Lila Emmanuel, Dr. Gunam and of Leela Emmanuel, late Ranjan and Kanthi Emmanuel, Naeson and Jeyamini Emmanuel and of Barbara Nicholas, the late Ranji and Dr. Albert Jayaratnam, Nathan and of Rajini and the late Lionel Ponniah, late Navaraj and of Mohan and Najma Emmanuel. She was loved by many and will be greatly missed. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour on Saturday 15th August at 4.00 p.m. burial at General Cemetery Borella (Roman Catholic Section). 125106

PERERA – SURANI. Gone to be with Jesus. Beloved wife of the late Brindley, precious mother of Shehan and Kumudu, Devindra and Radhika, Sheruni and the late Gamini Jayawardena, daughter of the late E.T.A. Fernando and Sylvia, daughter-in-law of the late Bertie and Doreen Perera, adored achcha of Ethan, Mikayla, Chevon, Cayden, Chantelle, Shanelle, Gershon and Jamian, sister of the late Milinda, Lasla and the late Aruna. Funeral service and burial at 4.30 p.m. at Holy Emmanuel Church, Moratuwa on Saturday 15th August. No flowers please. Contributions to “Medical Fund of H.E.C. Moratuwa”. No. 22/2, Holy Emmanuel Church Road, Idama, Moratuwa. 125060

SAHABANDHU – RISETTE (nee ABEYWARDENA) – In the Arms of Jesus. Beloved wife of late Alfred Sahabandhu, loving mother of late Nandini, Malkanthi and Russell, mother-in-law of Sunil and Rohini, sister of late Maxwell, Olga and Ian, loving grandmother of late Heshan, Nimesh. Cortege leaves residence at 2.30 p.m. on Sunday 16th August 2015 for Methodist Church, Maharagama. Burial at 4 p.m. General Cemetery, Borella. 125306

SUDUDINGHE ROBINSON – beloved husband of Priyanga loving father of Alanka (UK) Dinuka (MAS) & father-in-low of Dayantha (UK) passed away. Cortege leaves residence 138/61, Swarnananda Housing Scheme, Thalahena, Malabe at 2.00p.m. on Sunday 16th August 2015 for cremation at 3.00p.m. at General Cemetery Thalahena. 124959

VICTOR – FERNANDO – Retired Draughtsman P.D.O. – Oman. Beloved husband of Maureen nee Ranasinghe, father of Shanika and Shean, father-in-law of Malinda Senasinghe, beloved grandfather of Shalini, Shalindri, Naveen, Erica and Roslyn, passed away. Cortege leaves residence at 3.30 p.m. on Saturday 15th Aug. for St. Peter and Paul Church, Katunayake. 125047

WETTASINHA – FRANCIS STEPHEN PIERIS (Retired Senior Superintendent of Police C.I.D. and General Manager Security and Safety Air Lanka). Beloved husband of Lorna, son of late Mudaliyar Stephen Pieris Wettasinha and Mary Kulatunga, loving father of Prasanna, Marie, Sobani and Sujeewa, father-in-law of Geetha, Mario Saparamadu and Maljini, brother of Leslie and late Phillip and Marie, beloved grandfather of Rudy, Maritana, Samantha, Maria, Alexandra, Sarala, Prasanga, Anoushka and Senuri. Cortege leaves residence No. 482/2, Wettasinha Gardens, Kotte Road, Pita Kotte at 3.00 p.m. on Saturday 15th August for Burial at General Cemetery Borella (R.C. Section) at 4.00 p.m. 122534

WICKRAMARATNE – DR. STANLEY (Chairman of Stanvo Holding Ltd and Hashra Pvt Ltd), beloved husband of Violet (nee Kodituwakku), loving father of Damith Wickramaratne (Director of Stanvo Holdings Ltd and Hashra Pvt Ltd) and Renuka Wickramaratne, father-in-law of Romesh Kenny (Taprobane Securities Pvt Ltd), precious grandfather of Hashinka and Ranuli, brother of late Reggie, late Laxshman, the late Neil, Tennison and Sirima, brother-in-law of late Ari, Liddy, late Sugath, Vinitha, Padma, Sunila, Kamal, Bandu and Indrani. Cremation takes place at the Borella General Cemetery on Saturday 15th August Cortege leaves the residence at 4.00 p.m. No. 94, Rosmead Place, Colombo 07. 123923

WIJEDASA – RANMUTHU (Retired Chief Education Officer, Ministry of Education and Sri Lanka Foundation Institute). Beloved husband of late Malini Ranasinghe, precious father of Dharshana (UK), Ravi (USA) and Manjula, father-in-law of Samanthi (UK), Deepthi (USA) and Manjula Wickramarachchi, expired. Cremation at Godigamuwa, Maharagama Crematorium at 6.00 p.m. on Sunday 16th August. Cortege leaves at 5.00 p.m. No.39/2, Purana Road, Wattegedara, Maharagama. 124148


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