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Obituaries: July 28 (Monday)

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Obituaries: July 28 (Monday)

Posted on 28 July 2014 by TSL

DISSANAYAKA – SAMSON Sri Lanka Ports Authority, Retired Staff Officers’ Association, regrets to inform the members the demise of Mr Samson Dissanayaka (retired Finance Manager S.L.P.A.). Cortege leaves residence 94/1, Jayanthipura Main Road, Battaramulla at 4.00 p.m. on Monday 28th (today) to General Cemetery Kanatte for Cremation at 5.00 p.m. 136991

DISSANAYAKE – SAMSON (Retired Finance Manager, Sri Lanka Ports Authority). Beloved husband of S.M. Nagodavithana (Retired Staff Nurse), loving father of Mohan (Airport and Aviation), Viranga (Air New Zealand) and Buddhika (Ministry of Health), father-in-law of Jayani, Bathiya (Sri Lanka Railways) and Imalka, grandfather of Mithil, Methuka and Nethuka, passed away. Remains lie at 94/1, Jayanthipura, Battaramulla. Cortege leaves residence at 3 p.m. on Monday 28th July 2014 for cremation at General Cemetery, Kanatte at 5 p.m. 136884

MANUTHUNGA TEJA. S. (retired Staff Officer of Port Commission). Beloved husband of Violet Manuthunga, loving father of Anura Manuthunga (Saudi Cement Co.), Niranjali Basnayake (M.D. Gunasena & Co), and the late Ravindra Manuthunga (Ceylinco Insurance), loving father-in-law of Chandana Basnayake (Apogee International Pvt Ltd / CNT Lanka Pvt Ltd), Chandrika, loving grandfather of Harshini, Nipuna, Dulanjana, Nadeesha, Nisali & Thavisha, expired. Cortege leaves residence 140/5, Ceylinco Nivasa, Abeyratne Mawatha, Boralesgamuwa at 4.00 p.m. Cremation at Kohuwala Cemetery at 5.00 p.m. 136995

MENDIS M. CLEMENT (Justice of the Peace, All Island). Licensed Surveyor, beloved husband of Vinitamali (Retired Teacher Devi Balika Vidyalaya), loving son of the late Tharalis Mendis and Sauniya of Ratgama, son-in-law of the late Edin de Silva and Somawathi of Kaluwamodara, precious father of Ushani (New Zealand), Lt. Cdr. Kaushal (Sanken Construction) and Asia (Canada), father-in-law of Ushan (New Zealnd), Buddhika (WERC) and Dudley (Canada), darling grandfather of Rushith, Rushni, Bhashitha and Selena, much loved brother of the late Sibil, the late Cmde. Lionel, Dhammika, Gaini, Flora, the late Shanthi, Lalani and the late Lukshmi, brother-in-law of Dr. Wanigasiri, Indrakalyani, Anurasiri and Hemasiri and the late S. Karunasena, D.G. Wickramapala, the late R. Kodithuwakku, the late S. Wijesekera, the late D.U. de Silva, K.L.S. Kaviratne and A. Witharana, expired. Cortege leaves residence at 4.00 p.m for cremation at Battaramulla Public Cemetery on Wednesday the 30th July 2014. Remains lies at 139/13, Dharshana Mawatha, Pannipitiya Road, Battaramulla. 136993

PERERA – DULCIE MARIE PATRICIA (nee DE JACOLYN SENEVIRATNE) PERERA – passed away peacefully. Wife of the late L.S.V. (Sonny) Perera, mother of Rohan, Ashanti Munaweera, Damaynthie Munaweera, Lalith (CRL) & Jayanath, mother-in-law of Rozanne, Brian Munaweera, Mercia & Himaya, sister of the late Merle, the late Neville, the late Seetha, the late Neliya de Zoysa, the late Shirley & Neil. Remains lie at A.F. Raymonds Funeral Parlour. Cortege leaves the parlour at 2.00 p.m on Monday 28th July for Burial at 4.00 pm. at the General Cemetery Avissawella. 136990

PERERA – MRS RITA MARY MATILDA – Wife of the late Mr Cyprian Fernando (Christ King College, Thudella), mother of Michel Angelo Fernando (former HNB Staff), Milroy Fernando (Canada) and Chithra Fernando, mother-in-law of Alex Fernando, Shiromi Fernando, grandmother of Dilshan & Noela, Shamiro and Ranya, Shamila and Dhanushka, expired. Funeral at Roman Catholic Burial Ground, Wewala on 28th Monday at 4.30 p.m. No. 124 “Chithra Villa”, St. Xaviers Road, Weligampitiya, Ja-Ela. 136983

SAMARASINGHE – THOMES WILLIAM DE LIVERA WICKREMANAYAKE SAMARASINGHE of Baddegama – Beloved husband of Padma Seneviratne, loving father of Nalin (Canada), Shiromi and Nalini (Akzonobel Paints), brother of the late Rosalin, Paul, Cadmus, Mercy, the late Edward and of Chandrapali, father-in-law of Shireeni Dissanayake (Canada) and Kapila Gunawardena (Expo Lanka). Remains lie at Jayaratne Funeral Parlour. Cremation on Monday 28th at 4.30 p.m. at Borella Kanatte. 136988

TREK – JOHN ANNESLEY (retired Head Guard Sri Lanka Railways), beloved husband of Daphne (nee Robertson), Father of Dunstan, Aubrey, Trevor, Bede, Marina, Jerome and Rienzie, brother of Harold and the late Ingrid Frazer. Cortege leaves residence at 3.30 pm. on Monday 28th July 2014 to Roman Catholic Family Burial Grounds St Peter & Paul Church, Ragama at 4 p.m. 136992

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Obituaries: July 26 (Sat)

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Obituaries: July 26 (Sat)

Posted on 25 July 2014 by TSL

De Silva – M.A.B – Retired Medilab Technologist (MRI) and Proprietor Dimuth Lab, Thannakumbura. Beloved husband of T.D. Ranatunga (retired teacher – Gurudeniya) Loving father of Maljani Atthatage (Legal Officer, Kandy Municipal Council and Lawyer Kandy Bar Association), father-in-law of Anura Welideniya (Proprietor – Asaksa Auto-Parts, Delkanda), grandfather of Laksara Welideniya (Gateway College, Kandy), expired. Funeral will take place at Mahaiyawa, Kandy. Cemetery on 26th July 2014 at 3.30pm. No. 07, Seminary Gardens, Thannekumbura, Kandy. 0812233760. 0812240408.134337

FERNANDO – K.P.G. (retired DFCC Bank). Husband of Lakshmi Fernando nee Edirisinghe, father of Dr. Damayanthi (Barberyn Ayurveda Resort), Chamath (Attorney-at-Law), expired. Cortege leaves residence (No.520/1, Susilarama Road, Malabe), on Saturday 26th July at 4 p.m. for cremation at Thalahena Cemetery at 5 p.m. 135318

GINGER – ENID. Beloved daughter of Leonard & Alice Ludwick (deceased), beloved wife of the late Carl Ginger, loving mother of Loy, mother-in-law of Nimal and loving grandmother of Glen. Remains lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour from 8.00 a.m. on Saturday 26th July. Thereafter, cortege leaves the parlour at 10 a.m. for burial at General Cemetery, Borella (Anglican Section). 134633

HANIFA – TUAN ROOME – Formerly of Ford Rhodes. Beloved husband of Gnei Muzmil, loving father of Ashroff, Shereen (Canada), Rizvi and Hilmy, father-in-law of Zareena, Nizam Samsudeen (Canada), Zeenath and Nuzrah, grandfather of Saadh (Canada), Hafzah, Khaalidh, Hamzah, Zaakir and Haazim. Janaza took place on 15.07.2014 at Raddolugama Muslim Burial Ground. D.50, Niwasipura, Ja-Ela. T.No. 011-2292843. 132868

KIRIELLA – PIYADASA (Retired School Principal). Beloved husband of Soma Kiriella, father of Asoka, Mala, Champa and Menaka, father-in-law of Yamuna, Gamini, Bimsara (Raj) and Anil, grandfather of Isuri, Dinithi, Hasini, Pasan, Chami, Sashi and Asitha, expired. Cortege leaves residence on 27 July (Sunday) at 4.00 p.m. for cremation at Mount Lavinia cemetery at 5.00 p.m. No. 27, Daham Mawatha, Moratuwa. No flowers by request. 136716

THANGARAJAH – MRS. NAGAPOOSANIAMMA (Formerly of Nunavil, Chavakacheri and presently of No. 2A, Sirigal Avenue, Kohuwela). Beloved wife of Pon Thangarajah, loving mother of Sarojini, Nallanathan and Kamalasini, loving mother-in-law of the late Manikavasakar, Sumathy (Attorney-at-Law), loving grandmother of Dhanuraj, Sanjeevan, Sajeivan, passed away. Remains will be kept for viewing at Jayaratne Parlour on 27.07.2014 from 9 a.m. and cremation at Borella General Cemetery at 4 p.m. 0774905777. 135953

WIJETUNGA – MANEL of Wembley, London. Beloved mother of Suranja Thilekaratne, daughter of late Hector & Mallika Wijetunga of Marapana, Ratnapura, sister of Sujatha Weragoda, Lal, late Sanath, Indra, Kumari Dissanayake & Nelum, sister-in-law of Wilfred Weragoda, Fiona Wijetunga, Devika Wijetunga, Anura Dissanayake and Malik Boyagoda, passed away peacefully in Colombo. Remains lie at the Jayaratne Parlour in Borella. Cremation at Borella Cemetery at 4.00 p.m. on Saturday 26th July. 134273

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Obituaries: July 25 (Friday)

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Obituaries: July 25 (Friday)

Posted on 24 July 2014 by TSL

COSTA – FREEDA (Rest in Peace). Wife of the late Mr. Ireneaus Costa, loving mother of Uditha (Director – Nippon Colour Products (Pvt) Ltd.), Palitha (Canada), Sumudu (late) (Ex Glaxo, Ex Almirah – KSA) and Harini (Sanillanka), mother-in-law of Niranjala (Commercial Bank), Shehanthi (Canada), Ajith (Dimo), loving grandmother of Ushara, Navindra, Rayan, Sashane, Sashaya Yehan. Funeral service at Methodist Church, Moratumulla at 4.30 p.m. Cortege leaves at 4.15 p.m. on Friday 25th July. No. 92, “Kusumsiri”, Willorawatte, Moratuwa. Contact 0777269865. 133336

De Silva – M.A.B – Retired Medilab Technologist (MRI) and Proprietor – Dimuth Lab, Thannakumbura. Beloved husband of T.D.Ranatunga (retired teacher Gurudeniya) Loving father of Maljani Atthatage (Legal officer, Kandy Municipal Council and Lawyer Kandy Bar Association), father-in-law of Anura Welideniya (Proprietor – Asaksa Auto-Parts, Delkanda), grandfather of Laksara Welideniya (Gateway College, Kandy), expired. Funeral will take place at Mahaiyawa, Kandy Cemetery on 26th July 2014 at 3.30 p.m. No. 07, Seminary Gardens, Thannekumbura, Kandy. 0812233760. 0812240408. 134337

Fernando – K.P.G. (retired DFCC Bank). Husband of Lakshmi Fernando nee Edirisinghe, father of Dr. Damayanthie (Barberyn Ayurveda Resort), Chamath (Attorney-at-law), expired. Cortege leaves residence No. 520/1, Susilarama Road, Malabe,on Saturday 26th July at 4 p.m. for cremation at Thalahena Cemetery at 5 p.m. 135318

GINGER – ENID. Beloved daughter of Leonard & Alice Ludwick (deceased), beloved wife of the late Carl Ginger, loving mother of Loy, mother-in-law of Nimal and loving grandmother of Glen. Remains lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour from 8.00 a.m. on Saturday 26th July. Thereafter, cortege leaves the parlour at 10 a.m. for burial at General Cemetery, Borella (Anglican Section). 134633

SALGADO – S.A. HARISCHANDRA (Retired Civil Engineer – Dept. of Highways). Beloved husband of Indrani, loving father of Niroshini and Shiran (USA), Shanika (New Zealand) and Kishara, loving father-in-law of Kushan Kurukulasuriya, Sashi Salgado, Sohan Cooray and Vimal Ramchandani, grandfather of Anisha, Nilasha, Devin, Amil and Dinul, passed away peacefully and cremated on July 17, 2014 at Forest Lawn Glendale, CA, USA. Tel: +1-818-923-5116. Address: 11761 Chimineas Ave. Porter Ranch, CA, USA 91326. 132285

WELIKUMBURA – ANULA – Relict of the late R.M.P. Welikumbura, beloved mother of Dr Rohana (Australia), Ranjith, Chandrika (Niyadurupola M.V.), mother-in-law of Deepani (Australia), Jagath Dunumala (T.S), loving grandmother of Jeewanthie, Sumudu (Australia & Malaysia), Ruvani (K.B.V.) and Naveen (S.M.C. Kegalle), expired. Cremation on Saturday 26th at 6.30 p.m. Mahena Warakapola Crematorium. Cortege leaves residence Niyadurupola at 4.30 p.m. 134193

WIJETUNGA – MANEL of Wembley, London. Beloved mother of Suranja Thilekaratne, daughter of late Hector & Mallika Wijetunga of Marapana, Ratnapura, sister of Sujatha Weragoda, Lal, late Sanath, Indra, Kumari Dissanayake & Nelum, sister-in-law of Wilfred Weragoda, Fiona Wijetunga, Devika Wijetunga, Anura Dissanayake and Malik Boyagoda, passed away peacefully in Colombo. Remains lie at the Jayaratne Parlour in Borella. Cremation at Borella Cemetery at 4.00 p.m. on Saturday 26th July. 134273

 

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Obituaries: July 24 (Thursday)

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Obituaries: July 24 (Thursday)

Posted on 24 July 2014 by TSL

COSTA – FREEDA (Rest in Peace). Wife of the late Mr. Ireneaus Costa, loving mother of Uditha (Director – Nippon Colour Products (Pvt) Ltd.), Palitha (Canada), Sumudu (late) (Ex Glaxo, Ex Almirah – KSA) and Harini (Sanillanka), mother-in-law of Niranjala (Commercial Bank), Shehanthi (Canada), Ajith (Dimo), loving grandmother of Ushara, Navindra, Rayan, Sashane, Sashaya Yehan. Funeral service at Methodist Church, Moratumulla at 4.30 p.m. Cortege leaves at 4.15 p.m. on Friday 25th July. No. 92, “Kusumsiri”, Willorawatte, Moratuwa. Contact 0777269865. 133336

DEVASENAPATHY, WIJAYASUNDARI (WIJAYA) – Widow of the late R. Devasenapathy, mother of Vikrantha (Viky), the late Vasishta (Vashi), Vishvakarman (Vishva), Rudreshwaran (Rudy) and the late Vishakan, passed away peacefully in Brisbane, Australia on 16 July 2014. Cremation will take place on 24th July in Brisbane. 16, Kinross Avenue, Colombo 4. 132440

DE MEL – NISSANKA ARJUNA. Son of the late Lakshmana and Dr. Brighty De Mel, loving brother of the late Amal and of Lochi and Ashanee, Prassi and Katja, darling uncle of Ayala, Alysha, Alexandra, Katharina. Cortege leaves residence No. 23/10, Horton Place, Colombo 07, on Thursday 24th July at 5.30 p.m. for cremation at the General Cemetery, Kanatte at 6.00 p.m. (No flowers by request). 133391

DE SILVA – DULCIE GANENDRA (former Principal of Musaeus College). Dearly beloved wife of the late Harrison, loving mother of the late Muhan, Naomal (UK) and Binal (UK), much loved grandmother of Sarinda (Australia) and Dinelka (Australia), passed away peacefully in the UK on 17th July 2014. Private funeral will be held in UK in accordance with her wishes. 133112

DE SILVA – INDRAJITH. Son of the late Danton and Iona De Silva, husband of Marie, ever loving father of Dilshard (Sri Lankan Airlines) & Manorie (Leads), Dilshani & Sanjaya and Shariya, darling grandfather of Keana & Kean (Sussex International) and Aaron (St. Peter’s College). Went to be with Jesus. Cortege leaves Mahinda Funeral Parlour, Mt. Lavinia on 24.07.2014 at 3.30 p.m. for serivce and burial at St. Thomas Church, Kotte. 133574

DHASSIAH – CHRISTOBELLE (CHRISSY) nee DAVID. Beloved daughter of Joy and Victor David of “ZION” Estate, Rattota, sister of the late Freddy (SFS) and Vasantha (U.K.), loving mother of Sugantha, Mano (Tanzania) and Priya (Eswaran Brothers), mother-in-law of Gunam (NDB) and Dilani, loving grandmother of Abhishek (India) and Aloke. Remains lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour. Cortege leaves the Parlour at 2 p.m. on Thursday 24th July for cremation at the General Cemetery, Borella at 2.30 p.m. 133389

GALAGODA – ANANDA. Beloved husband of Esa Ranaraja Kumarihamy, loving father of Ranjith, Vishaka and Erandathi, father-in-law of Gothami Ulapane, Mahendra Jayasekara and S.N.B. Wanisekara, affectionate grandfather of Samadika, Uvini and Vinuri, passed away. Funeral at family burial ground at 3.30 p.m. on Friday 25th. Galagoda Walawwa, Gopallawa, Gokarella. 133388

TRANCHELL – ANTHONY (TONY) (General Manager – Swedish Trading Co. Ltd.). Beloved husband of Jean, loving father of Dillen and Nikita, beloved son of the late Derrick and of Norma, brother of Judith and brother-in-law of Krishan, Lawrence, Felicia and Roy. Remains lie at Barney Raymond’s Funeral Parlour. Cortege leaves at 11.15 a.m. on Saturday 26 for cremation at General Cemetery, Kanatte at 12 noon. 133469

VINCENT DE PAUL PEIRIS (92) Husband of the late Gertrude, beloved father of Ilouka (UK), the late Delano, Swenska, Anil, Shavanthi, Manikanthi, the late Primal, Delreen, father-in-law of Lal, Romaine, Daya, Deepthi, Lesly, Annasly, grandfather of Peshani, Duaine, Amalka, Lakindu, Anarkalie, Shenal, Shion, Shioni, greatgrandfather of Ayani Senuja, Deandra and Devorah. Cortege leaves residence 7F/54, National Housing Scheme, Raddolugama on Saturday 26th July at 3.00 p.m. Burial at Raddolugama Roman Catholic Cemetery. 133261

 

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Obituaries: July 23 (Wed)

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Obituaries: July 23 (Wed)

Posted on 22 July 2014 by TSL

PEREIRA – JUDITH NIRMALEE At rest with Jesus. Beloved wife of Julien Ranil Pereira, precious mother of Talia, Ruvinash and Taschiea, beloved sister of Maxi Tissera and Chandrani, loving sister-in-law of the late Annesley and of Nalini, Premanie, Sonia and Werner, Wendy and Nathan, Gillian and Sumith, Christopher and Nadira. Cortege leaves residence No. 71/14, Anderson Road, Negombo at 2.30 p.m. on Wednesday, 23rd July 2014 for burial at General Cemetery, Borella (Roman Catholic Section) at 4.00 p.m. 132466

PONNIAH – DR. PATHMANATHAN (Veterinary Surgeon of Chulipuram and Colombo). Beloved son of the late Ponniah and of the late Saupackiam, loving son-in-law of the late ‘Malaya’ Krishnar and of the late ‘Malaya’ Ponnammal (Tholpuram, Chulipuram),loving husband of Punithavathi, everloving father of Shanthan (Australia), Dileepan (India) and Aparna (USA), beloved father-in-law of Dharsini, Latha and Shyamalan, loving grandfather of Nivetha, Praveen, Janani, Bairavi, Suvetha and Harini, loving brother of the late Ramanathan, the late Poomani, Parasakthi (Kotahena), the late Annapooranam (Leela teacher), Jeevakanthi (Dehiwala), the late Buvanasingham and Nesaraja (Sudumalai), passed away on 21.07.2014. Remains will be kept for viewing at Jayaratne Parlour on 23.07.2014 from 8.00 a.m. Last rites will begin at 2.00 p.m. and cremation at Borella General Cemetery at 4.30 p.m. Contact: 0750887839. 132450

SILVA – PATRICK. Beloved husband of Irine, loving father of Prithee, Calmi, Priyal and Jean, father-in-law of Hemantha (IDL), Rupa, Thushari (Staff, St. Anne’s, Wattala) and Kingsley. Cortege leaves residence No. 12/C, St. Jude’s Road, Enderamulla, Wattala on Wednesday 23rd July at 4.30 p.m. Burial at St. Sebastians Church, Enderamulla. 132765

WIJESOORIYA – LIONEL. At rest with Jesus. Brother of the late Ivan and the late Myrtle, beloved uncle of Marie De Silva. Cortege leaves Mahinda Funeral Parlour, Mt. Lavinia on 23.07.2014 at 3.30 p.m. for Service and burial at St. Thomas Church, Kotte. 132863

WIJESUNDARA – NIRMALANI (KALANSURIYA) (Formerly Staff, Richmond College, Galle). Beloved wife of Jayasena Kalansuriya (Retired Principal), precoius mother of Kavindra Kalansuriya, Kishan Kalansuriya and Priminda Kalansuriya (all of Australia) and of Chirantha Kalansuriya, expired. Funeral at 4.00 p.m. on 24th July at Kurunduwatta, Akmeemana Crematorium. Address: No. 08, ‘Shanthi’, Maitipe 1st Lane, Ambalanwatta, Galle.

 

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Obituaries: July 22 (Tuesday)

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Obituaries: July 22 (Tuesday)

Posted on 21 July 2014 by TSL

FERNANDO – TRINETTE Dearly beloved wife of the late Polycarp, loving mother of Tyrone (QC, Garment Services Lanka Pvt. Ltd.), Sunimal (Standard Chartered Bank), Kithsiri & Indrakanthie (St. Lawrence Montessori), mother-in-law of Suranthie, Sumalie, Chandana Jayaratne (Warrent Officer – Directorate of Army Medical Service), sister of Dr. Colin (UK), Elaine (USA), Silvin (USA) and Dr. Cletus (USA), sister-in-law of Florence (UK), Fred (USA), Felicia (USA), Carol (USA), the late Patric, Mary, the late Vincent, Mabel, the late Benny, Beeta, the late Joseph & Bridget, the late Victor, Noeline, the late Christopher, Jerry & Concey, Dr. Hyacinth & Rita, much loved grandmother of Shehara (Deutsche Bank), Shenal, Sherunie and Shevin. Cortege leaves residence 18, Holy Cross Avenue, Uyana, Moratuwa at 4.00 p.m. on 22nd July 2014 for Service & Burial at St. Sebastian’s Church, Moratuwa at 4.30 p.m.132414

JAYASUNDERA – MERVYN |At rest with Jesus. Dearly beloved husband of Merlyn, precious father and father-in-law of Chrishanthee & Nissanka, Nelanthee & the late Duttiya, Sriyanti & Shirley, Ianthie & Ajith, Shamika & Manaram, darling seeya of Shamara & Nirmal, Shanil & Thilini, Shenala & Deraine, Shanesh, Shanila, Sharain, Shashen, Shamindi, Shanith, Shanitha & Shenoli, darling loku seeya of Shavien, Aenon, Shawnell & Shenaya. Cortege leaves residence No. 104/4, New Airport Road, Rathmalana at 4.00 p.m. for cremation at 5.00 p.m. on Tuesday 22nd July 2014 at Galkissa Cemetery. 132347

PONNIAH – DR. PATHMANATHAN (Veterinary Surgeon of Chulipuram and Colombo). Beloved son of the late Ponniah and of the late Saupackiam, loving son-in-law of the late ‘Malaya’ Krishnar and of the late ‘Malaya’ Ponnammal (Tholpuram, Chulipuram),loving husband of Punithavathi, everloving father of Shanthan (Australia), Dileepan (India) and Aparna (USA), beloved father-in-law of Dharsini, Latha and Shyamalan, loving grandfather of Nivetha, Praveen, Janani, Bairavi, Suvetha and Harini, loving brother of the late Ramanathan, the late Poomani, Parasakthi (Kotahena), the late Annapooranam (Leela teacher), Jeevakanthi (Dehiwala), the late Buvanasingham and Nesaraja (Sudumalai), passed away on 21.07.2014. Remains will be kept for viewing at Jayaratne Parlour on 23.07.2014 from 8.00 a.m. Last rites will begin at 2.00 p.m. and cremation at Borella General Cemetery at 4.30 p.m. Contact: 0750887839.132450

PEREIRA – JUDITH NIRMALEE At rest with Jesus. Beloved wife of Julien Ranil Pereira, precious mother of Talia, Ruvinash and Taschiea, beloved sister of Maxi Tissera and Chandrani, loving sister-in-law of the late Annesley Jinadasa and Nalini Jinadasa Premanie, Sonia and Werner, Wendy and Nath, Gillian and Sumith, Christopher and Nadira. Cortege leaves residence No. 71/14, Anderson Road, Negombo at 2.30 p.m. on Wednesday, 23rd July 2014 for burial at General Cemetery Kanatte (R.C. Section) at 4.00 p.m. 132465

 

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Obituaries: July 18 (Friday)

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Obituaries: July 18 (Friday)

Posted on 17 July 2014 by TSL

REV. BRO. D.D. FRANCIS O.M.I. of Marian Grove, Green Path, Kohuwela. Remains will be at De Mazenod House, No. 40, Farm Road, Mattakkuliya, from 7.00 p.m. on 16th July to 3.00 p.m. on Thursday 17th July. Funeral Mass will be at our Lady of Immaculate Conception Church, Yattowita, Hanwella, at 3.00 p.m. followed by burial. 128631

AL HAJJ A.M.M. RAUF JP All Island formerly of Faculty of Medicine Colombo Trustee of Colombo grand mosque. Husband of Hajiani Fathima Hinaya, son of the late Abdul Majeed and Subaida Umma, son-in-law of the late Meera Shahib and the late Sithi Rahuma, father of Al-Haj Shamahil (Saudi), Al Haj Sabry (Canada), Al Haj Ifaz (Saudi), Rizvia, Ruzna, Ruzoofa and Niroza, brother of the late Ansari, the late Reyal, Razick, Farook and Faizer, brother-in-law of Al Haj Zulfic, Al Haj Shibly and the late Al Haj Mohideen, father-in-law of the late Mohina Thaha, Amjad (Durga Town), Faizel (The Design Group Five), Rafi, Rizvia (Saudi), Fayka (Canada) and Fikra (Saudi), loving grandfather of Sumaiya Farzard, Afsa, (Mukarama Int), Amna, Afra, Adhil, Azra, Adhila, Nuha, Nura, Naila, Athif (USA), Rahma (Saudi), Sarah (Saudi), Ayman (Saudi), Ikhlas (Canada), Adheeb (Canada), Ruqaiya (Saudi) and Eyad (Saudi). Janaza will take place Inshallah on Friday 18th from 160, New Moor Street, Colombo 12 to Maligawatte Burial Grounds at 9 a.m. (011 2434724). 129250

AMARASINGHE – NAWALAGE MARGERAT ROSE (Former Teacher of St. Anthony’s College Wattala). Dearly beloved wife of the late G.L. Amarasinghe, loving mother of Lasantha (Ace Containers – Mabola), Roshan Lilani (USA), mother-in-law of Mahesh Jayasinghe (USA), Srimani Silva (Tutorial Staff, Good Shepherd Convent – Kotahena) and loving grandmother of Shanilka (St Peter’s College – Colombo 04). Cortege leaves residence 90, Averiwatte Road, Wattala at 3.00 p.m. on 19th (Saturday) July 2014 to St. Anne’s Church Wattala for burial at St. Anne’s Cemetery. 90, Averiwatte Road, Wattala. 0774937600. 129189

ANANDAPPA – CHARMAINE – Eldest daughter of the late Ben & Annabelle, sister of Oswin, the late Fiona and of Romello, passed away on 2nd June 2014. Holy Mass at the Jesuit Chapel, Clifford Place, Colombo 4 on Saturday 19th July at 5.00 p.m. Interment of Ashes on Sunday 20th July 2014 at 9.00 a.m. at the General Cemetery, Borella. 128654

DASSANAYAKE – JOSEPH A.C. Beloved husband of Bernice Rita, brother of the late Siri and of Rajah, brother-in-law of Chandra, Malika, the late Gerry Amerasinghe, the late Trilby Amerasinghe, the late Ivan Gunawardena and of Praxide Gunawardene, Dr Sydney Jayasuriya and Eileen Jayasuriya. Remains lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour on Friday 18th July. Cortege leaves the Parlour on Saturday 19th July at 10 a.m. for Cremation at General Cemetery Borella at 10.30 a.m. 129889

DE SILVA DENZIL ALICK – Retired Principal, Education Officer, loving husband of the late Iris, beloved father of Rohan Nanayakkara (Rtd. Glaxo Smithcline) and Eleveen, father-in-law of Shayamalie and Rohan Ketagoda (JDC Printing Technologies), loving grandfather of Roshane (Australia) & Roel (ATSL – Telesoft), was called to Eternal Rest. Remains lie at Jayaratne Funeral Parlour. Cortege leaves Parlour on Friday 18th at 3.30 p.m. for Cremation at General Cemetery, Borella at 4.00 p.m. Residence 125, Manning Place, Colombo 6. 128746

D. SOMAPALA ABEYSINGHE (Retired Department of Immigration and Emigration), beloved husband of the late Chandra Jayawardene, loving father of Ranjith and Suminda, expired at the age of 89 years. Funeral will take place at Talawathugoda General Cemetery at 4.00 p.m. on Saturday the 19th of July 2014. 144, Welekade, Kalalgoda, Pannipitiya. 0714421835. 129883

E. ROSE SILVA – (Wife of the late C.J.E. Silva), loving mother of Rev. Fr. Ranjan Silva (Parish Priest of St. Mary’s Church – Nayakakanda), Rev. Fr. Susith Silva (Parish Priest of St. Anthony’s Church – Mt. Lavinia), the late Sriyani, Lakshman (Formerly of HNB), Sunanda (Colombo Catholic Press), Shanthi, Sri Lal (DCSL). Cortege leaves residence No. 22A, Uswatte Circular Road, Moratuwa on Friday, 18th July 2014 at 3.30 p.m. The Funeral Mass will be at St. Sebastian’s Church, Moratuwa at 4.00 p.m. Burial will be at the Church Cemetery. 128750

FERNANDO CECIL – Most beloved husband of Rita, precious father of Rohan (Canada), Captain Damian (Navy) and Shehan (World Vision), father-in-law of Nalini (Canada), Kaushalya and Dinushi, grandfather of Nurasha, Nureshka, Kalsha, Natasha, Kaveesha, Shenalka, Shineli, Fabian and Shanilka, son of the late Sebastian and Genevive Fernando, brother of Nimal, the late Indrani, Padma, Jacintha, Lucida, Ananda, the late Lilani, Nilanthi and Carmel, brother-in-law of Cloti, Augustus, the late Nihal, Meril, Eustace, Nelum, the late Ranjith, Thimothy, Rear Admiral Shemal (Navy). Cortege leaves residence at Marcelinu Mawatha (off Nattandiya Road), Marawila at 4.00 p.m. on Saturday, 19th July for service at Holy Cross Shrine, Marawila and burial at cemetery therein. 129433

H.R. SHELTON PEIRIS – Retired Managing Director Colombo Metropolitan Bus Company (CTB), beloved husband of Padma, father of Rasika (Alliance Insurance Company), Praveen (U.A.E.), Rangika (SLIIT), father-in-law of Himal (212 Beach Resort Ranna), Moksha (U.A.E.), Udesh, expired. Cortege leaves residence No. 41, 6th Lane, Rawatawatta, Moratuwa at 3 p.m. on Saturday 19th July for Cremation at Rawatawatta General Cemetery at 4 p.m.130122

VISHAKA LIYANAGE – Beloved wife of Priyath Liyanage (Airport and Aviation Services), mother of Dinali (St. Thomas’ College), Vashitha (Student St. Thomas’ College), daughter of the late Mr Barnes and Mrs Nanda Samaranayake, sister of the late Keerthi, Upali Meththananda – UK, Nimal (Retired Principal, Kundasale), the late Gamini, Bernard, Sujatha (Retired Agriculture Officer), Lakshman – Italy. Cortege leaves at 5.00 p.m. No. 446/10, Kurunduwatte, Watabage, Hirana, Panadura for Cremation at Panadura, Walana Minuwanpitiya Cemetery at 6.00 p.m. on Saturday 19th July. 130176

WEERAKOON – LINDA ANESTACIA SENANAYAKE SENEVIRATNE (Secretary at Metropolitan), daughter of Gladstone and Nita Weerakoon, loving mother of Divanka Ratnasingham, passed away peacefully on Thursday 17th July. Remains lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour on Friday 18th July from 8.30 a.m. thereafter remains will be taken to her residence No. 287, Enderamulla, Wattala on Saturday morning. Cortege leaves residence at 3.30 p.m. on Saturday 19th July for Burial at St. Sebestian Church Cemetery, Enderamulla, Wattala. 130492

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Obituaries: July 17 (Thursday)

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Obituaries: July 17 (Thursday)

Posted on 17 July 2014 by TSL

AMARASINGHE – NAWALAGE MARGERAT ROSE (Former teacher of St. Anthony’s College, Wattala), dearly beloved wife of the late G.L. Amarasinghe, loving mother of Lasantha (Ace Containers, Mabola), Roshan Lilani (USA), mother-in-law of Mahesh Jayasinghe (USA), Srimani Silva (Tutorial Staff, Good Shephered Convent, Kotahena) and loving grandmother of Shanilka (St. Peter’s College Colombo 04). Cortege leaves residence 90, Averiwatte Road, Wattala at 3.00 p.m. on 19th (Saturday) July 2014 to St. Anne’s Church Wattala for burial for St. Anne’s Cemetery, 90, Averiwatte Road, Wattala. 0774937600. 128582

BOGAARS – TULA EUDORA (nee DICKSON) passed away on Saturday 12th July 2014. Loving wife of the late Egerton Oswald Bogaars, daughter of Milton & Pearl (dec.), sister of Doreen, Roy, Pam (dec.), Carl, Christopher & Deanna, sister-in-law of Barbara & Earl (dec.), Mona, Paula, Aubrey & Eline, darling mother of Asta & Collin, mother-in-law of Arjuna & Katie, beloved grandma of Copper & Bronzen, loving aunt of Mario, Rochelle, Angelo, Paul, Mark, Denise, Geoffery, Gillian & their spouses Vasanthie, Errol, Tarita, Cally, Pauola & Richard, grand aunt of Shenelle, Jake, Janelle, Jade, Zia, Zai, Charlotte, Lily, Liana, Kooper, Lea & Rachel. Funeral will take place in Melbourne, Australia. 128674

BOGOLLAGAMA C.M.B. (Attorney-at-Law), loving husband of the late Vineetha Piyasili, beloved father of Janaka (late), Rohitha, Ravindra, Vajira & Achala. Remains lie at the residence in Narammala. Cremation at 4.00 p.m. on Thursday 17th of July 2014. 128641

KUMARANAYAKE – MR AMARADASA (of “Wasana”, Kamburugamuwa). (Proprietor, Matara Pharmacy, Matara, Managing Director C.A. Odiris de Silva Company, former Hony. Chairman, Bodhi Arakshaka Sabha, Matara). Beloved husband of Irangani Wickramaarachchi, (retired Teacher, Kamburugamuwa Maha Vidyalaya), precious father of Chryshantha (Matara Pharmacy) and Sujeewa (Australia), loving father-in-law of Utpala and Nishan (Australia), expired. Funeral will take place at 5.00 p.m. on Thursday 17th July, 2014 at General Cemetery, Matara. 127881

MOOLCHAND – KOSHU - Loving wife of the late Atu Moolchand, dearly beloved mother of Sangeetha and Madhu, beloved grandmother of Nashmi, Dhaneesha, Dunithma and Senithma, mother-in-law of Rajesh and Vijaya. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour at 1.30 p.m. for cremation at the General Cemetery, Kanatta, on Thursday 17th July at 2.00 p.m.
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RANJIT RAJAM - Death occured after a prolonged illness in Manchester in the United Kingdom – Loving husband of Michele, loving father of Steven and Marc, father-in-law of Claire Sanford, son of the late Mr. and Mrs. TN Rajam of Wellawatte, brother of the late Tulip (Australia), Teldon – the late Sarath and Sandya and Udaya (Australia), son-in-law of the late Henry Flahaut of France and Yvonne, brother-in-law of Maryvonne -France, Leslyn and Wijelakshmi Sri Lanka and Gillian – Australia, uncle of Sidath Rajam – Sri Lanka. Cortege leaves residence 73 Gate Acre Walk Brooklands Manchester at 3 p.m. for Cremation at Altrincham Manchester on Friday 18th July. Informant – Teldon Rajam, 17/17, Malwatte Road, Negombo. 128412

REV. BRO. D.D. FRANCIS O.M.I. of Marian Grove, Green Path, Kohuwela. Remains will be at De Mazenod House, No. 40, Farm Road, Mattakkuliya, from 7.00 p.m. on 16th July to 3.00 p.m. on Thursday 17th July. Funeral Mass will be at our Lady of Immaculate Conception Church, Yattowita, Hanwella, at 3.00 p.m. followed by burial. 128631

 

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Obituaries: July 16 (Wed)

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Obituaries: July 16 (Wed)

Posted on 16 July 2014 by TSL

WEERASINGHE – ROHAN - Shilani and the family thanks all those who attended the Funeral, sent floral tributes and messages of condolence and helped in many ways during our time of grief. A special “Thank You” for the Doctors, Staff and the Caregivers of the National Hospital, who attended on him. We also thank the Priests, Pastors, friends and relatives who prayed and encouraged us right throughout, we regret our inability to thank individually. A Service will be held to thank God for his life at St. Francis of Assisi, No. 80, Hotel Road, Mount Lavinia on Saturday 26th of July 2014 at 5 p.m. The presence of all friends and relations will be greatly appreciated.128607


AMARASINGHE – NAWALAGE MARGERAT ROSE (Former teacher of St. Anthony’s College, Wattala), dearly beloved wife of the late G.L. Amarasinghe, loving mother of Lasantha (Ace Containers, Mabola), Roshan Lilani (USA), mother-in-law of Mahesh Jayasinghe (USA), Srimani Silva (Tutorial Staff, Good Shephered Convent, Kotahena) and loving grandmother of Shanilka (St. Peter’s College Colombo 04). Cortege leaves residence 90, Averiwatte Road, Wattala at 3.00 p.m. on 19th (Saturday) July 2014 to St. Anne’s Church Wattala for burial for St. Anne’s Cemetery, 90, Averiwatte Road, Wattala. 0774937600. 128582

BOGAARS – TULA EUDORA (nee DICKSON) passed away on Saturday 12th July 2014. Loving wife of the late Egerton Oswald Bogaars, daughter of Milton & Pearl (dec.), sister of Doreen, Roy, Pam (dec.), Carl, Christopher & Deanna, sister-in-law of Barbara & Earl (dec.), Mona, Paula, Aubrey & Eline, darling mother of Asta & Collin, mother-in-law of Arjuna & Katie, beloved grandma of Copper & Bronzen, loving aunt of Mario, Rochelle, Angelo, Paul, Mark, Denise, Geoffery, Gillian & their spouses Vasanthie, Errol, Tarita, Cally, Pauola & Richard, grand aunt of Shenelle, Jake, Janelle, Jade, Zia, Zai, Charlotte, Lily, Liana, Kooper, Lea & Rachel. Funeral will take place in Melbourne, Australia. 128674

BOGOLLAGAMA C.M.B. (Attorney-at-Law), loving husband of the late Vineetha Piyasili, beloved father of Janaka (late), Rohitha, Ravindra, Vajira & Achala. Remains lie at the residence in Narammala. Cremation at 4.00 p.m. on Thursday 17th of July 2014. 128641

KUMARANAYAKE – MR AMARADASA (of “Wasana”, Kamburugamuwa). (Proprietor, Matara Pharmacy, Matara, Managing Director C.A. Odiris de Silva Company, former Hony. Chairman, Bodhi Arakshaka Sabha, Matara). Beloved husband of Irangani Wickramaarachchi, (retired Teacher, Kamburugamuwa Maha Vidyalaya), precious father of Chryshantha (Matara Pharmacy) and Sujeewa (Australia), loving father-in-law of Utpala and Nishan (Australia), expired. Funeral will take place at 5.00 p.m. on Thursday 17th July, 2014 at General Cemetery, Matara. 127881

MOOLCHAND – KOSHU - Loving wife of the late Atu Moolchand, dearly beloved mother of Sangeetha and Madhu, beloved grandmother of Nashmi, Dhaneesha, Dunithma and Senithma, mother-in-law of Rajesh and Vijaya. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour at 1.30 p.m. for cremation at the General Cemetery, Kanatta, on Thursday 17th July at 2.00 p.m.
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RANJIT RAJAM - Death occured after a prolonged illness in Manchester in the United Kingdom – Loving husband of Michele, loving father of Steven and Marc, father-in-law of Claire Sanford, son of the late Mr. and Mrs. TN Rajam of Wellawatte, brother of the late Tulip (Australia), Teldon – the late Sarath and Sandya and Udaya (Australia), son-in-law of the late Henry Flahaut of France and Yvonne, brother-in-law of Maryvonne -France, Leslyn and Wijelakshmi Sri Lanka and Gillian – Australia, uncle of Sidath Rajam – Sri Lanka. Cortege leaves residence 73 Gate Acre Walk Brooklands Manchester at 3 p.m. for Cremation at Altrincham Manchester on Friday 18th July. Informant – Teldon Rajam, 17/17, Malwatte Road, Negombo. 128412

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Obituaries: July 15 (Tuesday)

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Obituaries: July 15 (Tuesday)

Posted on 15 July 2014 by TSL

JAYASURIYA SUHADA – University Distinguished Professor and Head, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics, Drexel University, Philadelphia, USA, dearly beloved husband of Rasika, adored father of Ruvin, Nilan and Sashinie, son of the late Berty Jayasuriya and of Eva, loving brother of Ramani, Upul, Sumith, Aruna, Nimal and Jagath, brother-in-law of Edward De Silva, Indra, Sandya, Visakha, Pani, Manjulika, Champika (Cavan Gunasekara), Deepthika (Bandula Perera), Mangalee (Anand Fernando) and Ruvinda Gunawardana (Asini), expired in Philadelphia on July 12th. Funeral arrangements at the Ciavarelli Family Funeral Homes Inc., 951 East Butler Pike, Ambler, PA, USA. 127711

PERERA – DR A.A.D. (HECTOR) – Retired Consultant – Physical Education & Sports, beloved husband of Diana, loving father of Roy, Ralph, Ronnie and Claudia (All of Gemany) and of the late Nimmi and Lilani. Cortege leaves Jayaratne Funeral Parlour for Cremation at Borella Cemetery at 5.00 p.m. on 16 July 2014. diana35dsf@gmail.com Tel. 0776059157. 127715

RAJARATNAM – VELAITHAM (Retired Forest Department) Husband of the late Neelambihai (nee Nagalingam), father of Mano, the late Kuha and Ranjini, father-in-law of Ruvi and Vijayapalan, grandfather of Ishan, Vinotha & Kesavan, Vimal & Sally, great grandfather of Kavin, Raul and Lily, brother of the late Meenambal, the late Nahambal, the late Thamotharampillai and Rathinambal. Funeral service and cremation thereafter will be held on 16th July (Wednesday) at 11.15 a.m. Venue - Wilson Chapel, Springvale Cemetery, Springvale, Melbourne. 127433

SISSY WIJESINGHE (nee WEERAWARDHANA RATHNAYAKE of Pallegama, Deniyaya), passed away at the age of 93. Beloved wife of the late P.L.S. Wijesinghe, loving mother of Dhammika, Manel, loving mother-in-law of Siripala Ukwatte, the late H. Indriyapala, much loved grandmother of Sumedha & Erandi, Chandika & Pujani, great grandmother of Arindu, Rivinu, Savindu. Cortege leaves residence at 1.30 p.m. for Cremation at the General Cemetery, Borella at 3.00 p.m. on Wednesday 16th, July 2014. No. 247/3, Maya Mawatha, Kiribathgoda. Tele. 011-2934126. 127540

WADUGE SENERIS (retired Supervisor of Plywood Corporation). Beloved husband of Missinona, loving father of Architect Dr. Dayananda, Sriyananda (formerly at Dankotuwa Porcelain), Chandrika (formerly at St. Anthony’s Katugastota), Wijayananda (formerly at Balapitiya Teacher Training College) Dr Mettananda (Moscow), Dr. Asoka (General Hospital Kandy), Dhammika (UK), Dr. Chitrananda (Standard Park Pallekele), Malika (Southlands Balika Galle), father-in-law of Shirani (Deceased), Latha (formerly at D.S.S.), Mahinda Malini Silva (formerly at Agrarian Services, Galle), Ella (Moscow), Professor Anura Wickremasinghe (University of Peradeniya), Dr. Ruwan Fernando (UK), Dr. Ishani Mavilmada (General Hospital Kandy), Sr. Nanayakkara (Richmond College, Galle), expired. Burial on 15th July, Tuesday at 4.00 p.m. at Dadalle Cemetery. No. 20, Siri Dhammissara Mawatha, Dodanduwa. 127411

WEERACKODY – KIRTHI NISSANKA (Rtd. Secretary Ministry of Textiles & Rural Industrial Development/Fmr. Land Commissioner). Beloved husband of the late Nimal, treasured father of Ruvani, Dr. Harshan & Darshana, father-in-law of Sarath and Rajani, loving brother of the late Daya, the late Sumana De Zylva, the late Ariyawansa, the late Dr. Upali, Siripala, the late Jinasena & Nirmali Weragama, brother-in-law of Prof. Asoka Mendis, expired. Cortege leaves Jayaratne Funeral Parlour, Kalubowila at 3.30 p.m. for cremation at General Cemetery, Borella. (15.07.2014) 127671

 

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