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Obituaries: July 1 (Friday)

Posted on 30 June 2016 by TSL

GEEVARATNE – CHITHRA – (Retired Teacher) Hewavitharana Maha Vidyalaya, Rajagiriya). Former Lecturer National Institute of Education, Maharagama, dearly beloved wife of Mr. Shelton Geevaratne, (Ex-Ceylon Petroleum Corporation), loving mother of Harshana (Old Anandian presently in San Jose, California), Dr. Prabathie (Sri Jayawardenepura General Hospital), mother-in-law of Thushari (I.F.S. California), Dr. Sanjeewa (Police Hospital, Narahenpita), loving sister of Padma Ekanayaka (Retired Teacher Ananda College) & aunt of Deepthi Ekanayaka (old Anandian), much loved grandmother of Savidu, Vinidu, Onalie & Sachith, expired. Cremation at Borella Cemetery at 11.00 a.m. Saturday 2nd July. 32/8, Sapumal Place, Rajagiriya. 088106

GONSALVES – EMILY CELIA nee FERNANDO. Wife of late L. Gonsalves, daughter of late Mr & Mrs J.H.B. Fernando, loving mother and mother-in-law of Rabi & Indra, Aruna & Xavier, Suri & Shyama, Sushma & Mohan, grandmother of Navin & Chryshanthi, Vageesha & Andrew, Maheesha, Krishan & Shruthi, Shehan & Nishani, Surejh & Sanchu, Dinusha, Sharuk, great-grandmother of Nisheli, beloved sister of late Oliver, late Tommy, Hilda, Rita, Gertrude, Stanley, Stella, Asu, Wasi and Chandra, passed away. Cortege leaves residence 63, Paramananda Vihara Mawatha, Kotahena, Colombo-13 at 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 1st for cremation at General Cemetery, Borella at 12 noon. 088865

ILLANGAKKOON – DAYA – Beloved wife of late Jayasekara Weerasinghe (WPJ), precious mother of Samantha and Nilmini, loving mother-in-law of Anne and Asoka, darling grandmother of Shenani and Piyumi, loving sister of late Ven. Horape Mahanaga Thero, late Dharmasena and Swarna, expired. Remains lie at No.40/18, Longdon Place, Colombo 07. Cortege leaves residence on Saturday, 02nd of July at 2.00 p.m. for cremation at the General Cemetery, Borella. 089247

JAYASURIYA – CLAUDIA HILDA, Ja-ela at rest with Jesus on 30th June 2016. Beloved wife of late Mr. Emmanuel Jayasuriya, loving mother of Lalith, Surangani, Priyantha, Nilmini, Naomal and Rupika, loving mother-in-law of Sunil, Ajitha, Preethi, Lal and Ranjan, loving grandmother of Nimna, Nirosh, Maithri, Yamuna, Kapila, Ranishka, Navindi and Malki. The funeral will be held on the 2nd of July 2016 at 4.00 p.m. at RC Burial Ground, Ja-ela. 151, Colombo Road, Ja-ela.088658

RABEL – LEELA. Beloved wife of Dr R.A.S. Rabel, loving mother of Vishwaka, Rasika, Roshan and Chathuri, passed away and the funeral took place on Tuesday, according to her wishes. No. 134/2, High Level Road, Maharagama. 088853

RAJAPAKSE – DR. HIRAN – Dearly beloved husband of Dharshini, loving father of Dinuk (Australia) and Nikhil, precious son of Assanta and late Dudley Rajapakse, much loved brother of Minoli (Canada), brother-in-law of Dilshan (Canada), beloved uncle of Minelli and Dinel (Canada). Cortege leaves residence on Saturday 2nd July at 3.00 p.m. for Burial at St. Peter and Paul’s Cemetery, Ragama. No.197, “Assanta Villa”, Kadawatha Road, Ragama. 089251

SAMARASINGHE – WILMOT (SAM) (Former Planter) – Beloved father of Manoj and Tanuja, father-in-law of Asanka Ranhotty and Manique, grandfather of Helindu and Hesara, brother of Dr. Wickramapala, Chandra (late) and Chandana, brother-in-law of Lalani, Sherine and Jayathri (late), expired. Remains lie at A F Raymond’s Funeral Parlour. Cortege leaves the parlour at 9.30 a.m. on Saturday 2nd July for cremation at Borella Cemetery at 10.00 a.m. 088163

STEMBO CHITHRAL – Dearly beloved husband of Sarojini, loving father of Shiromi (Aus) and Niroshe, father-in-law of Glennie (Aus) and Eric (People’s Bank – Kolonnawa), loving brother of Nihal, late Helene Shanthilal and Neelangane, loving grandfather of Yasiru, Ishan, Chamod, Shiroy, Piumi and Passan, expired. Funeral will take place at 4.00 p.m. on 02/07/2016 at Kanuwana Roman Catholic Cemetery, Ja-ela. Cortege leaves residence at 3.00 p.m. for service at St. Mary’s Church, Tudella. No.382, Gamameda Rd, Tudella, Ja-ela. 011-2235256. 089260

 

 

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Obituaries: June 30 (Thursday)

Posted on 29 June 2016 by TSL

FERNANDO – PRICILLE. Past Governor / Past Council Chairman. Beloved husband of Monica, beloved father of Sheron, loving father-in-law of Nishruk and much beloved grandfather of Nishenya and Shenuk, son of late V.L. Fernando and Curvert Fernando of Koralawella, son-in-law of Dr & Mrs Lionel Vas Gunawardene, beloved brother of late Vimal, Sunil, Amila & sisters Yvonne and Anne, brother-in-law of Lilani, Cynthia, Damayanthi, Palitha, Ashoka, Damayantha, Samitha, Titus, Ananda (BOC), Shiromi and Judy, expired. Remains lie at No. 5, Senanayake Lane, Nawala Road, Nawala. Cortege leaves residence for burial at 3.30 p.m. at Nawala General Cemetery on Thursday the 30th June 2016.                 087976

FERNANDO – W.S.J. (SUVEE). At rest with Jesus. Ex-staff Prince of Wales College Moratuwa, son of the late Mr & Mrs W. Simon Fernando of Moratumulla. Relict of Nanda, brother of Patrick, Bertie, Ida, Hilda, Sextus, Thursy, Mercia, and Daniel (all deceased). Funeral on Thursday 30th June. Cortege leaves Mahinda Funeral Parlour Mt Lavinia, at 3.30 p.m. for Service at Holy Emmanuel Church Moratuwa at 4.00 p.m. and internment at Church Burial Ground.                 087896

GODAKUMBURA – CHITHRANI (retired Teacher, Kegalle Balika Vidyalaya), elder daughter of Mr and Mrs David Godakumbura (retired Principal), loving sister of Amitha, Mallika and Jayantha, Sunethra and Dharmathilaka, Padmini and Jayanayake precious aunt of Navodini, Kalana, Udani passedaway. Funeral at 4.00 p.m. on Thursday the 30th at Church of Ascention, Kudagama. Tel. 0355611424.         087747

GUNEWARDENE – NOEL – Loving husband of late Stephanie, father of Sharmaine, Niranjan, Dilrukshi, Dushantha and Cheryl, father-in-law of Sardha De Silva, Loretta, Ravi Arthur, Mangali and Gratien Samarasinghe, grandfather of Shevindi, Shalindri, Seshandri, Niliksha, Leshan, Diran, Ravishka, Eshali and Nilud, expired. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour at 3.30 p.m. on Thursday 30th June for Burial at General Cemetery (Roman Catholic Section), Kanatte at 4.00 p.m.                 088165

JAYESINGHE – AJANTHA – At rest with Jesus. Beloved husband of Helen (Farida), precious father of Sulalith (China) and Thushani (Canada), father-in-law of Nishanthi (China) and Mario Motha (Canada), much loved grandfather of Thenuk, Bethany, Thevin and Annika, son of late Clement & Noelyn Jayesinghe, brother of late Nelun Jayakody. Remains will lie at 596, Jayesinghe Mawatha, Bangalawa Junction, Pitakotte from 10.00 a.m. onwards on Thursday 30th June 2016. Funeral on Saturday 2 July 2016. Cortege leaves residence at 3.30 p.m. for burial at the General Cemetery, Borella Kanatte (Roman Catholic Section).                088156

PERIES – MILROY – Dearly beloved husband of Selvi, loving father of Shirantha, Sharmila & Johann, brother of Cinthy, Carmen, late Myrna and of Moreen, grandfather of Dilan, Diluk & Dilshara. Cortege leaves residence 63/1, Attidiya Road, Ratmalana on Thursday 30th June at 4.30 p.m. for cremation at Mt. Lavinia Cemetery at 5 p.m.            088159

SAMARANAYAKE – MRS HEMA MALANI MANGALIKA. (Retired Teacher). Wife of late Mr Abeypala Samaranayake, beloved mother of Geethanjalee (Singer Sri Lanka), Rajendra (Diamond Cutters), Chinthaka (Australia), Nilmini, Pulasthi (Malaka Bookshop), Isuru (Hemas Pharmaceuticals), Dilrukshi (Lanka Monitoring), Duminda (People’s Leasing Finance), Chirantha (Kreston MNS), mother-in-law of Kusum (CIC), Udeni, Omar (Cross Ocean Logistics), Kumari, Dushani, Rohitha (Sun Pharma), Dhara (NITA), loving grandmother of Ramith, Diyath, Pandu, Yahali, Kehan, Nehan, Demitha, Yomin, Lochitha, sister of Thilaka, Vijitha, late Abeysiri, passed away. Remains lie at No. 80, Templer’s Road, Mount Lavinia. Cortege leaves residence at 4.00 p.m. for burial at Mount Lavinia Cemetery on Thursday, 30th June at 5.00 p.m.            087693

SAMARASINGHE – WILMOT (SAM) (Former Planter) – Beloved father of Manoj and Tanuja, father-in-law of Asanka Ranhotty and Manique, grandfather of Helindu and Hesara, brother of Dr. Wickramapala, Chandra (late) and Chandana, brother-in-law of Lalani, Sherine and Jayathri (late), expired. Remains lie at A F Raymond’s Funeral Parlour. Cortege leaves the parlour at 9.30 a.m. on Saturday 2nd July for cremation at Borella Cemetery at 10.00 a.m.                088163

WICKRAMASURIYA – MAHADEVA. Husband of late Seetha Wickramasuriya (nee Weeraratne), beloved father of Tiran, Yurangi, Ayomi and Gihan, passed away peacefully. Remains lie at Jayaratne Funeral Parlour, Borella. Cremation on Thursday at 6 p.m. at Borella Kanatte.                088113

 

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Obituaries: June 29 (Wed)

Posted on 29 June 2016 by TSL

GOONAWARDENA – EDILINE MARGRET. Beloved wife of late D.S. Goonawardena – Attorney at Law, Gampola, mother of Nanda (Bank of Ceylon, UK), Sisira (Sri Lanka Police), Asoka (Unilevers), Nimalkanthi (UK) and Dilrukshi (Commercial Bank), mother-in-law of Ranjini (UK), late Kohila, Indrani,  Anoja, Ranjith (UK) and Jayah (Commercial Bank). Cortege leaves residence at 31/4/6, Galmaduwawatte Road, Kundasale for cremation at Mahaiyawa Cemetery, Kandy at 4 pm.            087631

RAJAKARUNA – TUDOR – At rest with Jesus. Beloved husband of late Tula, loving mother of Helene (Asiri Hospitals), Stephanie (Australia), father-in-law of late Royce, Bernard (Australia), brother of late Rose, brother-in-law of Edward, Malcolm, late Desmond, Charmienne, late Meril, Ranjith, Fidelene and Chandrani, grandfather of Sandeep, Sajeeve, Malinda, Christina and Natasha. Remains will lie at Jayaratne Funeral Parlour on 29th of June 2016 onwards. Cortege leaves Jayaratne Parlour at 8.00 a.m. on 30th June for burial at Molligoda, Wadduwa. 25, Kalyani Lane, Wattala. 2941701.                 087555

RODRIGO – EMMANUEL ANTHONY JOSEPH (JOE) (Sydney, Australia). Dedicated and ever loving husband of Muriel, adored father of Jeremy, Russell and Geraldine, much loved father-in-law of Eisvaree, Savithri and Lalantha, much adored and loved grandfather of Jerome, Ramon, Raminda, Thilini, Kishani and Joseph, brother of Nicholas, Mercia Tavarayan, Basil, Marcelline (all deceased) and Patricia Casie Chitty, brother-in-law of Gladys (deceased), Joseph (deceased), Lilamani, Annette and Victor (deceased) and Sheila, Shelton, Godwin, Percy, Douglas, Mani (all deceased) Marina and Celine, passed away peacefully on his birthday 17th June 2016. Jeremy:jeremyrodrigo59@gmail.com Russell: rodrigo.rands@gmail.com 22 Milperra Road, Rivesby, NSW 2212 Australia.               087467

SAMARANAYAKE – MRS HEMA MALANI MANGALIKA. (Retired Teacher). Wife of late Mr Abeypala Samaranayake, beloved mother of Geethanjalee (Singer Sri Lanka), Rajendra (Diamond Cutters), Chinthaka (Australia), Nilmini, Pulasthi (Malaka Bookshop), Isuru (Hemas Pharmaceuticals), Dilrukshi (Lanka Monitoring), Duminda (People’s Leasing Finance), Chirantha (Kreston MNS), mother-in-law of Kusum (CIC), Udeni, Omar (Cross Ocean Logistics), Kumari, Dushani, Rohitha (Sun Pharma), Dhara (NITA), loving grandmother of Ramith, Diyath, Pandu, Yahali, Kehan, Nehan, Demitha, Yomin, Lochitha, sister of Thilaka, Vijitha, late Abeysiri, passed away. Remains lie at No. 80, Templer’s Road, Mount Lavinia. Cortege leaves residence at 4.00 p.m. for burial at Mount Lavinia Cemetery on Thursday, 30th June at 5.00 p.m.               087693

WILLIAMS – MR GUNASIRI NORMAN. Founder of Williams Picture Palace (Maharagama) & Chairman / Managing Director of Williams Picture Palace (Private) Limited, Maharagama, expired. Funeral will take place at Udahamulla Cemetery on Thursday 30th June at 5.00 p.m. Remains lie at the residence No. 238, Old Road, Nawinna, Maharagama. Mrs Lalitha Saparamadu (wife ) & relatives.               087713

 

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Obituaries: June 28 (Tuesday)

Posted on 27 June 2016 by TSL

PERERA – EARDLY – Called to Rest. Son of late Mr & Mrs F.J.C. Perera of Kalutara South, beloved husband of Susini, dearest father of Eshan and Enakshi, loving grandfather of Ethan and Rehana of Melbourne Australia, brother of Terrence and Sirisha and of late Naomi and Eamon, brother-in-law of Dr Indira, Shanthini, Chrisantha (Australia) and Mirna, Grace (UK), Deepthi, Priyamani and Nirmal. Service and Cremation on Wednesday 29th June in Melbourne, Australia. Interment of ashes in Sri Lanka will be notified later. 6-8, Ryland’s Road, Dandenong, Victoria 3175, Australia. 087160

RITA – SENARATH (nee ABEYSEKERA) – Retired Teacher De Mazenod College, Kandana and St.Benedict’s College, Kotahena, beloved youngest daughter of late Don John & Beatrice Margret, loving wife of late Henry Senarath, much loved mother of Nelunika and Angela, mother-in-law of Dineepa and Daminda, sister of late Hyacinth, late Fr. Stanley (St. Joseph’s), Prof. Damascene, late Francis Clement, Emelda and Leonie, sister-in-law of Annette, late Perly, Rita Monica, Stella, Lilian, Palmon, Michael, Nemician, Hortense and Nimal, adorable grandmother of Navoda, Navidi, Ometh and Tharuli, expired. Cortege leaves residence No. 158, Hanwella Pahala, Hanwella on Tuesday 28th June 2016 at 3.30 p.m. for Service and Burial at Our Lady of Assumption Church, Hanwella at 4.00 p.m. 087262

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Obituaries: June 25 (Sat)

Posted on 24 June 2016 by TSL

CALDERA – JEANNETTE BARBARA (nee PEREIRA). Beloved wife of late Christy (Ex- Railways), daughter of late Crosby and Elsie Pereira, loving mother of Jeremy Tyrone (Canada), Renford and Jude, sister of Neville, late Noland, Doreen, Joyce, Thelma (Aust), Kingsley, Shirley and Aloma. Remains lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour on Friday 24th June. Cortege leaves the parlour on Saturday 25th June at 2.00 p.m. for burial at the General Cemetery Kanatte (R.C. Section).  085253

DHARMADASA – MRS EVA – Wife of A.K. Dharmadasa (retired Director of Customs, Ex Divisional Secretary, Moratuwa), mother of Dr Iresha (Australia) and Rusiru (Engineer – Australia), mother-in-law of Ramel (Project Manager – Australia) and Ilmi, sister of Lionel, Girlie, Daisy, Perly and Liliyan and Kinsey (deceased), expired. Cremation at Rawatawatte Cemetery, Moratuwa on 25th Saturday at 6.00 p.m. Cortege leaves residence at 4.30 p.m. No.34/1, Sagara 4th Lane, Uyana, Moratuwa. 084716

FERNANDO – MAXIMUS LASANTHA. Dearly beloved husband of Swarnamali, loving father of Chanuka Naveendra and Imalsha, dearly loved son of Nalini and late Maximus, much loved brother of Harsha, Jagath, Niranjith and Ramani. Remains lie at Jayaratne Funeral Parlour, Borella. Cortege leaves Parlour on Saturday 25th June at 4.00 p.m. for cremation at General Cemetery Kanatte, Borella.             085588

KELAART – BERTHA. Dearly beloved wife of late Joy Kelaart, darling mother of late Dudley and of Starline, Decima, Tyrone, Portia (Australia) and Claudette (Canada), mother-in-law of Anton, Tony and Therese, grandmother of Natalie, Revon, Stefan, Dynel, Dylan, Davina, Michelle, Daniel, Dwayne, Jayden and Nathan, great grandmother of Megan, Shenelle, Shauntel, Caryssa and Alyssa. Remains lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour on Saturday 25th June from 9 a.m. onwards. Cortege leaves the parlour on Sunday 26th June at 3.30 p.m. Cremation atGeneral Cemetery, Borella at 4 p.m. (No flowers by request).  085251

LIYANA WADUGE- WARNAPALA (Attorney-at-law). Beloved husband of the Mrs Malini Warnapala, loving father of Nilmini, Hemantha, Duminda, Ruwan, Manoj and Sampath, beloved father-in-law of Sisira, Nishanti, Rukmal, Ruwanthie, Manik and Sudharshi, loving grandfather of Dilshan, Heshini, Pavith, Maneth, Chameli, Tanushri, Inesh, Seth, Sara, Levin and Lishane and beloved brother of Mrs Leelawathi Silva passed away in London United Kingdom. Remains will lie at 27 The Drive, Ickenham, Middlesex UB10 8AF on Saturday 25th June from 09.00 am. Cortege leaves residence at 11.30 am for cremation at 12.15 pm at Chilterns Crematorium, Whielden Lane, Amersham, Buckinghamshire HP7 0ND. 085372

PINTO – RITA. Relict of  Vincent Pinto (Chilaw), loving mother of Gamini (USA), Ravindra (USA), Rangani and Thishanthi, everloving mother-in-law of Lilamani (USA), Marie (USA), Sheltric Aponso and Sarath Fernando, beloved sister of late Terrance, late Evelyn, late Priscilla and of Praxyed and late Hyacinth, adored grandmother of Praveen, Nelangi, Ramali, Nadeesha, Chalinda, Thilashi, Eranda, Madushi and Limandi, much loved great grandmother of Ntai, Elina, Anika, Keira, Amaya, Hamish and Talya, passed away peacefully.Cortege leaves residence on Sunday the 26th at 9.00 a.m. for service at 11.00 a.m. St. Mary’s Cathedral, Chilaw followed by burial at General Cemetery, Chilaw. 49/44, Nagahamulla Road, Pelawatte, Battaramulla. Tel. 0112784415. 086688

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Obituaries: June 24 (Friday)

Posted on 23 June 2016 by TSL

CALDERA – JEANNETTE BARBARA (nee PEREIRA). Beloved wife of late Christy (Ex- Railways), daughter of late Crosby and Elsie Pereira, loving mother of Jeremy Tyrone (Canada), Renford and Jude, sister of Neville, late Noland, Doreen, Joyce, Thelma (Aust), Kingsley, Shirley and Aloma. Remains lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour on Friday 24th June. Cortege leaves the parlour on Saturday 25th June at 2.00 p.m. for burial at the General Cemetery Kanatte (R.C. Section). 085253

DHARMADASA – MRS EVA – Wife of A.K. Dharmadasa (retired Director of Customs, Ex Divisional Secretary, Moratuwa), mother of Dr Iresha (Australia) and Rusiru (Engineer – Australia), mother-in-law of Ramel (Project Manager – Australia) and Ilmi, sister of Lionel, Girlie, Daisy, Perly and Liliyan and Kinsey (deceased), expired. Cremation at Rawatawatte Cemetery, Moratuwa on 25th Saturday at 6.00 p.m. Cortege leaves residence at 4.30 p.m. No.34/1, Sagara 4th Lane, Uyana, Moratuwa. 084716

FERNANDO – MAXIMUS LASANTHA. Dearly beloved husband of Swarnamali, loving father of Chanuka Naveendra and Imalsha, dearly loved son of Nalini and late Maximus, much loved brother of Harsha, Jagath, Niranjith and Ramani. Remains lie at Jayaratne Funeral Parlour, Borella. Cortege leaves Parlour on Saturday 25th June at 4.00 p.m. for cremation at General Cemetery Kanatte, Borella. 085588

KELAART – BERTHA Dearly beloved wife of late Joy Kelaart, darling mother of late Dudley and of Starline, Decima, Tyrone, Portia (Australia) and Claudette (Canada), mother-in-law of Anton, Tony and Therese, grandmother of Natalie, Revon, Stefan, Dynel, Dylan, Davina, Mitchelle, Daniel, Dwayne, Jayden and Nathan, great grandmother of Megan, Shenelle, Shauntel, Caryssa and Alyssa. Remains lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour on Saturday 25th June from 9 a.m. onwards. Cortege leaves the parlour on Sunday 26th June at 3.30 p.m. Cremation at General Cemetery, Borella at 4 p.m. (No flowers by request). 085251

LIYANA WADUGE – WARNAPALA (Attorney-at-law). Beloved husband of Mrs Malini Warnapala, loving father of Nilmini, Hemantha, Duminda, Ruwan, Manoj and Sampath, beloved father-in-law of Sisira, Nishanti, Rukmal, Ruwanthie, Manik and Sudharshi, loving grandfather of Dilshan, Heshini, Pavith, Maneth, Chameli, Tanushri, Inesh, Seth, Sara, Levin and Lishane and beloved brother of Mrs Leelawathi Silva, passed away in London, United Kingdom. Remains will lie at 27 The Drive, Ickenham, Middlesex UB10 8AF on Saturday 25th June from 09.00 am. Cortege leaves residence at 11.30 am for cremation at 12.15 pm at Chilterns Crematorium, Whielden Lane, Amersham, Buckinghamshire HP7 0ND. 085372

PINTO – RITA – Relict of Vincent Pinto (Chilaw), loving mother of Gamini (USA), Ravindra (USA), Rangani and Thishanthi, everloving mother-in-law of Lilamani (USA), Marie (USA), Sheltric Aponso and Sarath Fernando, beloved sister of late Terrance, late Evelyn, late Priscilla and of Praxyed and late Hyacinth, adored grandmother of Praveen, Nelangi, Ramali, Nadeesha, Chalinda, Thilashi, Eranda, Madushi and Limandi, much loved great grandmother of Ntai, Elina, Anika, Keira, Amaya, Hamish and Talya, passed away peacefully. Remains will lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour on Friday the 24th from 8.00 a.m. to 10.00 p.m. and Saturday at the residence. Cortege leaves residence on Sunday the 26th at 9.00 a.m. for service at 11.00 a.m. St. Mary’s Cathedral, Chilaw followed by burial at General Cemetery, Chilaw. 49/44, Nagahamulla Road, Pelawatte, Battaramulla. Tel. 0112784415. 084485

SENEVIRATNE – A.H. Beloved husband of Ms Wimala, loving father of Lion Shamika Seneviratne (Attorney-at-Law) & Niluka, father-in-law of Kethakee (Attorney-at-Law) & Upali, grandfather of Divya, Dimeth, Senuli & Thevindu, passed away. Remains lie at “Polkanda”, Indikatiya, Thilakapura, Ambalangoda. Cortege leaves residence at 4 p.m. for cremation at Batapola on Saturday 25th at 5.00 p.m. 085211

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Obituaries: June 23 (Thursday)

Posted on 23 June 2016 by TSL

ALLES – MR. REGINALD (REGGIE) – At rest with Jesus. Beloved son of the late Theobald (Snr) and Blanche, loving brother of the late Theobald (Jnr) and Malcolm, Charmaine, Anto (Canada), Paul (Bangladesh), brother-in-law of Sharmini, Rienzie, Vyvette & Harini, uncle of Mark, Julian, Jessica, Sean & Kevin. Cortege leaves at 4 p.m. on 23.06.2016 from Jayaratne Funeral Parlour, Kalubowila to Kohuwala General Cemetery.            084505

CABRAAL – BEETA (nee WICKRAMASINGHE) at rest with Jesus. Beloved wife of late Mervyn, loving mother of Hemantha & Geetha, dearest mother-in-law of Shanika & Ravi, everloving grandmother of Shanili & Shevon, sister of Doughie, Neil, Ossie, late Sheela, Annette & Bonnie. Cortege leaves residence No. 28, Kandy Road, Kiribathgoda on Thursday the 23rd June 2016 at 4 p.m. for burial at St. Francis De Sales Church, Dalugama.                 084584

EKANAYAKE – P.B. (All Island J.P., “Samupakara Abhimani”, “Deshakeerthi”, Ex-Chairman of Matale District Sanasa Association, Matale District National Cooperative Association, Ex-Director of Markfed, Ex-Vice Chairman of Sri Lanka National Cooperative Board and Sanasa Federation, Founder of Aloka Vidyalaya, Matale). Son of late Mr. and Mrs. Kiribandara Nilame of Dugganna Walauwa Udurawana, Wattegama, brother of T.K. Ekanayake (Ex-Principal – Girls’ High School, Kandy) and W.B. Ekanayake (Ex-Irrigation Engineer, Kandy), passed away at the age of 99. Remains will lie at the residence of the son, Prof. Janaka Bandara Ekanayake at Gangoda Road, Embilmeegama, Pilimathalawa and funeral will take place at 5.30 p.m. on 25th July 2016 at Arambepola Crematorium, Pilimathalawa. Informed by Hema Ekanayake (wife) and children.              084416

PINTO – RITA – Relict of Vincent Pinto (Chilaw), loving mother of Gamini (USA), Ravindra (USA), Rangani and Thishanthi, everloving mother-in-law of Lilamani (USA), Marie (USA), Sheltric Aponso and Sarath Fernando, beloved sister of late Terrance, late Evelyn, late Priscilla and of Praxyed and late Hyacinth, adored grandmother of Praveen, Nelangi, Ramali, Nadeesha, Chalinda, Thilashi, Eranda, Madushi and Limandi, much loved great grandmother of Ntai, Elina, Anika, Keira, Amaya, Hamish and Talya, passed away peacefully. Remains will lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour on Friday the 24th from 8.00 a.m. to 10.00 p.m. and Saturday at the residence. Cortege leaves residence on Sunday the 26th at 9.00 a.m. for service at 11.00 a.m. St. Mary’s Cathedral, Chilaw followed by burial at General Cemetery, Chilaw. 49/44, Nagahamulla Road, Pelawatte, Battaramulla. Tel. 0112784415.         084485

RATNAYAKE – WILNA MERAYA – Safe in the Arms of Jesus. Beloved wife of late Austin Ratnayake, loving mother of Virani (Ex Astron) and Anura, mother-in-law of Sarath (Mona Plastics) and Indrani Priyangani (U.A.E.), loving grandmother of Sassika and Nitha (U.A.E.) and Ravi (UK), precious great grandmother of Shane, beloved sister of late Douglas, Thresa, Doly, Enid, Dudley and Duncan. Cortege leaves Mahinda Funeral Parlour, Mount Lavinia on Thursday 23rd June at 4.00 p.m. to Methodist Church, Rawathawatte and thereafter for burial at General Cemetery (Methodist Section), Moratuwa.                 084476

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Obituaries: June 22 (Wed)

Posted on 21 June 2016 by TSL

GOONERATNE – NOEL (Ex-Ceylon Tobacco Company). Safe in the Arms of Jesus. Beloved husband of Monica, precious father of Dushy and Ramesh, father-in-law of Niranjan and Rukshila, much loved grandfather of Nilanga & Brindley, Dinushka, Radhik and Randiv. Remains will lie at 9A, Layards Road, Colombo 05 from 8.00 p.m. onwards on Wednesday, 22nd June 2016. Funeral on Thursday, 23rd June 2016. Cortege leaves residence at 4.00 p.m. for cremation at 5.00 p.m. at the General Cemetery, Borella. 083987

KODIKARA – SUNIL (Manager – Pussellawa Plantations Pvt. Ltd.). Beloved husband of Chandrani, father of Tharindu and Lakmi, expired. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour on Wednesday 22nd June at 3.30 p.m. Burial at General Cemetery, Borella (Buddhist Section). 083997

PEREIRA – ACKRISIUS (KING). Beloved husband of Jennifer, loving father of Melissa, Tania and David, father-in-law of Stefan, Jerome and Khadijah, son of the late Dodwell and late Freda Pereira of Nugegoda, brother of Sinclair, Lou, Ernie, Chummy, Aroy, Bede, Mack, Silvie, Elfie and Tarquintus (all deceased) and of Liz Ranasinghe (USA), Papa of 14 grandchildren. Service and cremation will take place on Thursday 30th June 2016 at 12.15 p.m. at the Streatham Park Cemetery, Rowan Road, London SW16 5JG, United Kingdom. 083599

RANASINGHE – WEWAGE LUCILLA ADLINE (nee DEP). Beloved wife of late Conrad (B.C.T. Ranasinghe), loving mother of late Felician (F.L.O. Air Force), Marie (Julius & Creasy), Ranapriya Robert (formerly of Cinnamon Lakside and Clarion) and of Rita, mother-in-law of late Michelia, Nirmalie, late Henry, Jayanthi & Bernard, grandmother of Harshini & Chanaka, Harsha (Dubai), Sampath & Amani, Rochelle (Asiri Central) & Ashan and of Judith, great grandmother of Pahan & Jaden, daughter of late Wewage Lambert & Margret Dep, sister of Thomas, Arthur, Rev. Fr. Vincent, Dotty George, Edith, Rev. Fr. Lucian & Irene Dep (all deceased), sister-in-law of Winifreda, Teckla, N.D.N. Gunasekera, Berty de Silva, Joe de Silva, Rev. Sister Pricilla Ranasinghe, Mildred Perera (all deceased) and of Millie, passed away at the age of 94 years. Cortege leaves residence at 4 p.m. on 22nd June 2016. No. 10/5, Jayasamarugama, Aniyakanda, Kandana. 083814

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Obituaries: June 21 (Tuesday)

Posted on 20 June 2016 by TSL

HAMER – BLANCHE CONSTANCE nee PRONK. Beloved wife of late Granville Hamer Snr., loving mother of late Mervyn, Russel and Granville Jnr., loving mother-in-law of Claudette, Mallika and Shiranthi, grandmother to Joanne, late Chester, Allyson (Dubai), Peter (Australia), Sandy, Damian (Dubai) and Tryon, great grandmother to Julianne, Ronan, Megan, Racheal, Daniel, Sarah, Abbigale, Tiffany and Steffany. Cortege leaves Supreme Funeral Parlour, Borella at 3.45 p.m. to Kanatte. 083571

SITHY ZAINAMB HUSSAIN of No. 28, Aramaya Place, Dematagoda wife of M.Z.M. Hussain (retired Teacher), much loved mother of Sherina and Zuhdi (Bangalore), mother-in-law of Sheikh Zahran Abusahid (Jeddah) and Hasna Zuhdi, beloved grandmother of Shamir, Zohwa, Bilal, Hajara and Zayan, daughter of late A.H.M. Zubair and late Eynafia Zubair, sister of Farisa, Siddique, Abu Yazid, Noor Mahitha, Zohroff, Sardhar and late Sithy Haiba. Janaza took place on Friday 10th June 2016 at the Dehiwala Jumma Masjid. Address: No. 26, 3rd Lane, Wanatha Road, Gangodawila, Nugegoda. 083204

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Obituaries: June 20 (Monday)

Posted on 20 June 2016 by TSL

ARPUTHARAJ – At rest with Jesus. MR. NOBLE ARPUTHARAJ – Husband of late Violet, loving father of Dorothy, Neomi & Cynthia, father-in-law of Rohana. Cortege leaves residence on Monday the 20th of June, No. 10, St. Sylvester Rd, Mt. Lavinia at 3.45 p.m. for Service at the Church of St. Francis of Asisi, Hotel Rd, Mt. Lavinia at 4.15 p.m. and thereafter cremation at Mt. Lavinia Cemetery at 5 p.m.083463

CALDERA – HOLLUPATHIRAGE WILFRED – Loving husband of Swarna Kulathilake, loving father of Chrishantha (Australia), Susantha (Corient Finance PLC) & Priyanka, father-in-law of Gerda (Australia), Melinda & Indika, loving grandfather of Alex, Nathan, Sachintha, Sineja & Kenuja. Remains lie at Mahinda Florist, Mt. Lavinia. Cremation on Monday, 20th June at 2.00 p.m. at General Cemetery, Mt.Lavinia. Cortege leaves at 1 p.m. 083472

DELGODA – ARJUN – Dearly beloved husband of Swarna (Chintha), loving father of Lalindra (Lulu) Australia, brother of Ranjini Ellepola and Rohan Delgoda, brother-in-law of late Mahinda Ellepola and of Sagarica Delgoda. Cortege leaves residence No. 530/20, Havelock Road, Colombo 6 on Monday 20th June at 3 p.m. Cremation at General Cemetery Borella at 4 p.m. 082925

JARKEY – DOREEN – Wife of late Collin, loved sister of Rosemary Morrell and Christobelle de Costa, sister of late Clare, Kenneth, Lena, Clement and Elmo. Remains lie at Jayaratne Funeral Parlour, Borella. Cortege leaves Parlour Monday 20th June at 3.30 p.m. Burial at General Cemetery Borella. (RC Section). 083468

JAYANTHI KARUNARATNE (nee RANATHUNGA) – (Retired Teacher – Devi Balika Vidyalaya and Mahamaya College, Kandy), wife of Dudly Karunaratne (Retired High Court Judge), expired. Cremation on Monday 20th at 5.00 p.m. at General Cemetery, Borella. Cortege leaving residence at 3.00 p.m. No. 92/25, Thalapathpitiya Road, Udahamulla, Nugegoda. 083225

MERVYN – T.D. – Sri Lanka Ports Authority Retired Staff Officers’ Association regrets to announce the demise of MR. T.D. MERVYN (CHANDRASENA) (retired Chief Superintendent – Control Room). Funeral on 20th Monday at 3.45 p.m. at Madampitiya Cemetery – Roman Catholic Section, Colombo-14. Members are kindly requested to attend the funeral. 083476

PINTO – RITA, Relict of Vincent Pinto (Chilaw), loving mother of Gamini (USA), Ravindra (USA), Rangani and Thishanthi, everloving mother-in-law of Lilamani (USA), Marie (USA), Sheltric and Sarath, beloved sister of late Terrance, late Evelyn, late Priscilla and of Praxyed, and late Hyacinth, adored grandmothe rof Praveen, Nelangi, Ramali, Nadeesha, Chalinda, Thilashi, Eranda, Madushi and Limandi, much loved great-grandmother of Ntai, Elina, Anika, Keira, Amaya, Hamish and Talya, passed away peacefully. Funeral arrangements will be notified later.49/44, Nagahamulla Road, Pelawatte, Battaramulla. Tel: 011-2784415. 083474

SUPRAMANIAM (nee PROCTOR) ISABELLE SARASWATHIE SARA formerly of Sri Lanka, called to rest with Jesus 13th June 2016 in Australia aged 90 years. Dearly beloved wife of the late Daniel Supramaniam DK, loving mother of Jayanthy and Dayalan DK, Suppa (Dec’d), mother-in-law of Anston and Doreen (Sri Lanka), Cherished grandma of Allan and Anis, Dinesh (Sri Lanka) and Sanchia and great-grandchildren, Levi, Ravi and Taj. The family and friends of Sara are warmly invited to attend the funeral to be held in Toronto Baptist Church, Toronto NSW Australia this Monday 20.06.2016, service commencing at 10.30 a.m. An Interment will follow at Toronto Cemetery Awaba Road, Toronto in lieu of flowers donations to Alzheimers Research may be made at the service. 083249

WEERAKOON – DAYA (rt. Navy). Beloved husband of late Seetha Jayakody (Govt. Hospital Ragama), father of Dr Atula (UK), Sisira (Captain SL Navy), Manjula (Nawaloka Hospital), father-in-law of Dr. Rangika (UK), Mauri (HNB), Jude (Saudi) and brother of Gunasiri (rt. Labour Commissioner) late Dr Eric (Kandy), Kithsiri (rt. Colombo University), Irangani (rt. Tea Board), Nihal (rt. Telecom Engineer – Badulla), Dr Ranjith (USA), late Lakshman (Teacher), Ananda (rt. Tyre Corp), expired. The remains lie at Jayaratne Funeral Parlour on 20th June and on 21st and 22nd at No. 76, Kirimatiyagara Kadawatha. Cremation at 3 p.m. Aldeniya Cemetery. 083475

WIJESINHA – NANDA  (nee DANGAMUWA) – Beloved wife of late Harris Wijesinha (former Presidential Secretary to Hon William Gopallawa), loving mother of Dilan and late Chevan, mother-in-law of Dilinie, expired. Cremation on Monday the 20th June, at Borella Cemetery at 2.30 p.m. Cortege leaves Jayaratna Parlour at 2.00 p.m. 083477

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