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Obituaries: July 22 (Friday)

Posted on 21 July 2016 by TSL

BEATRICE – GUNADASA (Former Deputy Principal, Dehiwela Central College). Beloved wife of W.D.D. Gunadasa, mother of Himali and Kamila, mother-in-law of Muditha and Susanthi, grandmother of Hansi, Kevin, Samantha, Januka, Senal, Dylan, sister of Upali Kalupahana and Florence Abeyaratna, passed away on July 19th 2016 in Staten Island, New York, USA. Funeral service will be held on July 21st at Rosedale Cemetery in New Jersey. 098982

CHELLAR – KAMALA. Beloved wife of Edward Lionel Yogarajah Chellar, loving mother of Dr. Rochelle Yogini & Chantal Anushka, loving mother-in-law of Dr. Danniel & Robert, loving daughter of late Mr. T.S. Thuraiappah & Balambikai of Sandilipay & Anaicoddai, loving grandmother of Callista, Kyle, Dylan, Alexa, Aidan, Gavin and Ellery, loving sister of Ambikai, late Meena, Sri, late Anandan, Nithy, Pathma, late Ravi and Kethy, passed away on the 12th July 2016. Funeral takes place on the 23rd July in the U.S. at 11 a.m.001-3148821788, 001-4159717721, 001-3143951434. 099212

DE ALWIS – NALINI. Beloved mother of Dr. Nihara Krause, Dr. Dinesh de Alwis and Mrs. Duleeni Ratnayake, beloved wife of late Placidus de Alwis, loving sister of Puranee Wickramasingha, Lal Soysa, Neleeka de Silva and late Jayanthi de Silva, passed away peacefully on Wednesday the 20th July 2016 at her home in Colombo. She was also a wonderful teacher, friend and aunt to her many nieces and nephews. Final respects can be paid at the Jayaratne Funeral Parlour from 10 a.m. on the 23rd July 2016. Cortege leaves the Funeral Parlour at 4.30 p.m. on the 24th July 2016 for cremation at 5 p.m. at the General Cemetery, Borella. 099177

FERNANDO – CHITRA. “Safe in the Arms of Jesus”. (Former teacher at Ladies’ College, Colombo and Hejaz International School, Mt. Lavinia). Dearly beloved wife of late Rev. Lucien G.B. Fernando (former Chaplain and Teacher at St. Thomas’ College, Mt. Lavinia), precious mother of Lushanth (Johann L.C.) – U.S.A., Roshanara – staff, Seylan Bank, Dihan (D.L.C.) and Shamindra (S.L.C.) – U.S.A., loving mother-in-law of Chenjing – U.S.A., Dilip, Roshana – U.S.A. and Kim – U.S.A., darling grandmother of Liezl, Madeleine, Romali, Natalie and Luchiano – U.S.A. and of Dinara (student – Ladies’ College, Colombo), loving sister of late E.C.S. Perera, Eric Perera, Lucien (Leo) Perera, Dr. H.M.P. Perera, Joyce Fernando, Noelle Keerthisinghe, Dr. Clarence Perera, Dr. Lakshman Perera and of Sirima Pieris. The remains will lie at the A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour from 9.00 a.m. on Thursday 21st till 6.00 p.m. on Friday 22nd July and thereafter at the residence at 9/2, de Saram Road, Mt. Lavinia from 7.30 p.m. on Friday 22nd July.Cortege leaves residence at 3.45 p.m. on Saturday 23rd July for Service at the Chapel of the Transfiguration, St. Thomas’ College, Mt. Lavinia at 4.00 p.m. and burial thereafter at the General Cemetery, Mt. Lavinia. No flowers by request. 098190

FERNANDO – JOSEPH SHELTON (Retired Sri Lanka Administrative Service). Dearly beloved husband of Yvonne, loving father of Cheryl, late Charmaine, Anne Chanis and Shyami, devoted son of late Hugo and Matilda, brother of Rexalene and Eileen, son-in-law of Sir Philip and Lady Rodrigo, father-in-law of Dr. Lakshman Cooray, Alexis Boisard and Dr. Ashok Puvimanasinghe, devoted grandfather of Shanaka, Anushka, Maduka, Rodolphe, Dharshan, Sonali, Althea, Lakmini, Amadhya and Apeksha, great grandfather of Thomas, Adrien, Shevin and Arlen, passed away peacefully. The remains lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour. Cortege leaves Parlour at 9.30 a.m. on Saturday 23rd July for cremation at the General Cemetery, Kanatte, Borella at 10 a.m. 099125

JAYASUNDERA – NIRANJAN RANIL ANTOINE. Son of late Dr. Joe and late Bernadette, stepson of Verna, brother of Nilkamal, Ymitri, Kshanaka and Ynoli, uncle of Kulanath, Anjuli, Ananthi, Nevin and Anesh, expired on 18th March in England. Ashes will be interred on 23rd July Saturday at 10.00 a.m. at General Cemetery Kanatte, R.C. Section. Email: mishajay2000@yahoo.com098186

PERERA – KINGSLEY (General Manager of V V Karunarathne Shipping). Husband of late Lalitha Pearl Perera, father of Chandima Perera (Gestetner of Ceylon PLC & former John Keells Holdings), Priyadarshini Elleperuma, father-in-law of Anushka Perera and Vajira Elleperuma, brother of Charlie, Beatrice, Muriel, Buntan and late David. Cortege leaves residence – No. 16, “Preethy”, Buthgamuwa Road, Ambagaha Junction, Rajagiriya, at 2.15 p.m. on Saturday the 23rd July 2016 to General Cemetery, Borella. 098726

 

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Obituaries: July 21 (Thursday)

Posted on 20 July 2016 by TSL

FERNANDO – CHITRA. “Safe in the Arms of Jesus”. (Former teacher at Ladies’ College, Colombo and Hejaz International School, Mt. Lavinia). Dearly beloved wife of late Rev. Lucien G.B. Fernando (former Chaplain and Teacher at St. Thomas’ College, Mt. Lavinia), precious mother of Lushanth (Johann L.C.) – U.S.A., Roshanara – staff, Seylan Bank, Dihan (D.L.C.) and Shamindra (S.L.C.) – U.S.A., loving mother-in-law of Chenjing – U.S.A., Dilip, Roshana – U.S.A. and Kim – U.S.A., darling grandmother of Liezl, Madeleine, Romali, Natalie and Luchiano – U.S.A. and of Dinara (student – Ladies’ College, Colombo), loving sister of late E.C.S. Perera, Eric Perera, Lucien (Leo) Perera, Dr. H.M.P. Perera, Joyce Fernando, Noelle Keerthisinghe, Dr. Clarence Perera, Dr. Lakshman Perera and of Sirima Pieris. The remains will lie at the A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour from 9.00 a.m. on Thursday 21st till 6.00 p.m. on Friday 22nd July and thereafter at the residence at 9/2, de Saram Road, Mt. Lavinia from 7.30 p.m. on Friday 22nd July.Cortege leaves residence at 3.45 p.m. on Saturday 23rd July for Service at the Chapel of the Transfiguration, St. Thomas’ College, Mt. Lavinia at 4.00 p.m. and burial thereafter at the General Cemetery, Mt. Lavinia. No flowers by request.  098190

KARUNASEKARA – PREMA MATARAGE (MRS. MADURASINGHE) (Retired Teacher of Ananda College). Beloved mother of Bimal, Thilak and Kasun, mother-in-law of Sriyani, Vajira and Himalee, grandmother of Chiranjaya, Dasarath, Oshadhi, Hitheshi and Sanketh, expired. Cortege leaves residence on 21st July 2016 at 4.00 p.m. Cremation at Nisala Arana, Kohuwala Cemetery at 5.00 p.m. 92/1, Waidya Rd., Dehiwala. 098554

SILVA – JAYAMUNI CLAUD NIMAL TERRISON, Husband of Kumari Silva, father of Nilupul and Gangani, brother of Doreen, Marrot, called to rest. Interment on Thursday 21st at 3.00 p.m. at St. John the Baptist Church Cemetery, Nagoda. No. 229/2, Negombo Road, Nagoda, Kandana. 098097

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Obituaries: July 20 (Wed)

Posted on 20 July 2016 by TSL

FERNANDO – CHITRA. Safe in the Arms of Jesus (former Teacher at Ladies’ College, Colombo and Hejaz International School, Mt. Lavinia). Dearly beloved wife of late Rev. Lucien G.B. Fernando (former Chaplain and Teacher at St. Thomas’; College, Mt. Lavinia), precious mother of Lushanth (Johann L.C.), U.S.A., Roshanara – Staff, Seylan Bank, Dihan (D.L.C.) and Shamindra (S.L.C.) U.S.A., loving mother-in-law of Chenjing – U.S.A., Dilip, Roshana – U.S.A. and Kim – U.S.A., darling grandmother of Liezl, Madeleine, Romali, Natalie and Luchiano – U.S.A. and of Dinara (student, Ladies’ College, Colombo), loving sister of late E.C.S. Perera, Eric Perera, Lucien (Leo) Perera, Dr. H.M.P. Perera, Joyce Fernando, Noelle Keerthisinghe, Dr. Clarence Perera, Dr. Lakshman Perera and of Sirima Pieris. The remains will lie at the A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour from 9.00 a.m. on Thursday 21st till 7.00 p.m. on Friday 22nd July and thereafter at the residence at 9/2, de Saram Road,Mt. Lavinia from 9.00 p.m. on Friday 22nd July. Cortege leaves residence at 3.45 p.m. on Saturday 23rd July for Service at the Chapel of the Transfiguration, St. Thomas’ College, Mt. Lavinia at 4.00 p.m. and burial thereafter at the General Cemetery, Mt. Lavinia. 098088

GUNAWARDENE – DOREEN. Beloved wife of the late Harry Gunawardene (former Sri Lankan Ambassador to Thailand), beloved mother of Suranjani Silva, mother-in-law of the late Upatissa Silva (former MP for Ratnapura District), grandmother of Janesh and Duminda Silva, expired. Cremation on Wednesday 20th at 3.30 p.m. at Kanatte, Borella. Cortege leaves residence at 2.30 p.m. No. 385/1, Sri Jayewardenepura Road, Welikada, Rajagiriya.098090

LIYANARACHCHI – MR. JINADASA (of No. 06, Nelumpura (South) Road, Ratmalana), expired on 19th July 2016. Funeral will take place at General Cemetery, Mount Lavinia at 5.00 p.m. on Thursday 21st July. Cortege leaves residence at 4.00 p.m. Bereaved wife and children. 098093

MAITIPE ATTANAYAKE – MRS. RATHNAMALIE (Attorney-at-Law). Beloved wife of Mr. Jayantha Attanayake (Attorney-at-Law), loving daughter of late Mr. Pandith Sumathipala Maitipe and Mrs. Maitipe, Galle, loving mother of Dilrukshi (Barrister), Yasas, Dr. Miyulasi, mother-in-law of Dr. Prageeth, Upuli, loving grandmother of Baby Dinuka & beloved sister of Mala, Sarojini, Perakum, Gamini, Janaka, Vajira, Indira, Samanmalee, Kumudumalee & Sudath. Cortege leaves residence at No. 65, Stork Place, Colombo 10 on Wednesday 20th July 2016 at 2.30 p.m. for cremation at the General Cemetery, Borella. 098089

PERERA – P. MILTON (Retired Deputy Director of Central Bank of Sri Lanka). Beloved husband of Mrs. Leela (Mallika) Perera (retired Director of Education – Western Province), loving father of Chandima (Australia), Dr. Upuli (Cancer Hospital, Maharagama), Sasanka (Australia), loving father-in-law of Dr. Janendra Bianca (Australia) and Ashika (Australia), loving grandfather of Malaka, Sandali, Chanuka, Samiru, Mandira. Funeral is on Wedneday 20th July. Cremation at 4.00 p.m. at Public Cemetry, Wadduwa. Residence: 22, Albert Gunathilaka Mw., Wadduwa.097996

RAJENDRAM – CHANDRAN ANTON, Loving husband of Premela Rajendram, father of Tanuja, Tarek and Tamim, father-in-law of Jayaraman Gananasekaran, Lekha Yappa, grandfather of Shanthi, Sajiv, Shriya, Sathya Gnanasekaran and Lakshmini and Linuk Yappa, son of NMJ Rajendram and Marie Regina Rajendram, expired and cremated in Chennai, India on 16.07.2016. Viewing will be held on August 14th 4.00 p.m. – 8.00 p.m. and Memorial Service to be conducted on August 15th, 2016 at A.F. Raymond Funeral Parlour in Colombo, Sri Lanka between 9.00 a.m. and 12.00 noon following the Service, the ashes will be conveyed to the Negombo Cemetery for burial in the family vault. 098003

REV. SISTER MARGUERITE MARIE ALACOQUE – Sisters of the Holy Angels, expired. Remains lie at St. Therese’s Convent, Elpitiya. Funeral Holy Mass at 2.30 p.m. followed by burial on Wednesday 20th July. 098076

SILVA – JAYAMUNI CLAUD NIMAL TERRISON, husband of Kumari Silva, father of Nilupul and Gangani, brother of Doreen, Marrot, called to rest. Interment on Thursday 21st at 3.00 p.m. at St. John the Baptist Church Cemetery, Nagoda. No. 229/2, Negombo Road, Nagoda, Kandana.098097

 

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Obituaries: July 19 (Tues)

Posted on 18 July 2016 by TSL

GUNEWARDENA – HINTON, (Retired from SD&CC and Walker & Sons). Husband of late Prema Gunewardena (Matron CMC/SJH) (nee Ranaweera), loving father of Dr. Anoma (UK), late Dr. Saman and Devika (Sueumeyawardana Vidyalaya), father-in-law of Earni (UK), Dr. Theja (Australia) and D.B. Gamage (People’s Bank, Lucky Plaza), grandfather of Nipunika, Sathisha, Nethmi, Malika and Janith, expired. Remains lie at 146, Rampart Road, Ethul Kotte, Kotte. Cremation on 20th July 2016 at 5.00 p.m. at Beddagana Cemetery. Cortege leaves at 4.00 p.m. 098034

MUTTIAH – APPOLONIOUS JEYAKUMAR. We are sad to announce the passing away of the much cherished Mr. Appolonious Jeyakumar Muttiah, beloved husband of Mrs. Vanaja Muttiah, darling father of Arjuna and Amirtha, son of late Mr. Selvam Muttiah and Mrs. Susila Muttiah and loving brother of Selvakkumar, Rajkumar, Ashokkumar and Shobha, loving brother-in-law of Lalini, Nandhini, Judy, Sivakanthan, Premkumar (late), Kamini, Amirtha and Prakash. He enriched the lives of those who knew him by his simple joyful and loving kindness, he will always be in our hearts. He peacefully passed away at the age of 56 on the 16th of Jyly 2016 at his home in Bambalapitiya. Remains lie at No. 10, Kinross Avenue, Colombo 04. Cortege leaves residence at 4.00 p.m. on Wednesday the 20th of July 2016, burial at General Cemetery, Borella.098001

NEYDORFF – CARLYLE (Formerly of E B Creasy & Co PLC) – Beloved husband of Hilary, father of Janil (Australia), Gillian (DFCC Bank PLC), father-in-law of Ricky (Australia), Kevin Edwards (E B Creasy & Co PLC), grandfather of Cassendra, loving brother of the late Ralph, Yvonne, Delicia and Romain (Australia) & Dianne (Australia). Funeral on 19th July. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour at 4.00 p.m. for burial at General Cemetery Borella, RC Section. Viewing from 10 a.m. on 18th July. 097792

PERERA – P. MILTON (Retired Deputy Director of Central Bank of Sri Lanka). Beloved husband of Mrs. Leela (Mallika) Perera (retired Director of Education – Western Province), loving father of Chandima (Australia), Dr. Upuli (Cancer Hospital, Maharagama), Sasanka (Australia), loving father-in-law of Dr. Janendra Bianca (Australia) and Ashika (Australia), loving grandfather of Malaka, Sandali, Chanuka, Samiru, Mandira. Funeral is on Wedneday 20th July. Cremation at 4.00 p.m. at Public Cemetry, Wadduwa. Residence: 22, Albert Gunathilaka Mw., Wadduwa.097996

RAJENDRAM – CHANDRAN ANTON. Loving husband of Premela Rajendram, father of Tanuja, Tarek and Tamim, father-in-law of Jayaraman Gananasekaran, Lekha Yappa, grandfather of Shanthi, Sajiv, Shriya, Sathya Gnanasekaran and Lakshmini and Linuk Yappa, son of NMJ Rajendram and Marie Regina Rajendram, expired and cremated in Chennai, India on 16.07.2016. Viewing will be held on August 14th 4.00 p.m. – 8.00 p.m. and Memorial Service to be conducted on August 15th, 2016 at A.F. Raymond Funeral Parlour in Colombo, Sri Lanka between 9.00 a.m. and 12.00 noon following the Service, the ashes will be conveyed to the Negombo Cemetery for burial in the family vault. 098003

RATNAYAKE – EDMUND HENRY NIHAL. Son of the late Henry Paul and Irene Phyllis Noble Ratnayake, beloved husband of Soma, precious father of Prasad, Sampath (New York) and Dushyanthi (London), loving father-in-law of Udeni, Inoka and Kapila, darling grandpa of Praneeth, Prashan Sahan, Savin, Ama and Paba, passed away peacefully. Cortege leaves residence on Wednesday July 20, 2016 at 5.00 p.m. for cremation at Erawwala Cemetery. 345/3, Mahawatta Road, Erawwala, Pannipitiya. 097903

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Obituaries: July 18 (Monday)

Posted on 18 July 2016 by TSL

FERNANDO – DHARMASIRI – Beloved husband of Chitra, loving father of Shamani, father-in-law of Raju Rasanayagam, loving grandfather of Shivani, son of late Mr G.S. Fernando and late Kusuma Fernando, brother of Mangala Fernando, late Mallika Fernando, Indrani Fernando and Watson Fernando. Cortege leaves residence No. 100/3, Horton Gardens, off Horton Place, Colombo 7, at 3.30 p.m. on Monday 18th July, 2016 for cremation at 4.30 p.m. at General Cemetery Kanatte, Borella. 097790

JAYASEKERA – MALINE RATNAWALIE – Dearly beloved wife of Vincent, darling mother of Senarat and Harshini, loving sister of late Sujatha, late Sumana and Rohine; grandmother of Shayara; daughter of late Mr and Mrs Hettiaarachchi, passed away peacefully on 15th July. Cortege will leave residence “Vimara” Makola on Monday 18th July at 5.00 p.m. for cremation at Nelligaha Kanatta. “Vimara” Makola. 097779

MALLAWARATCHY – DON GLENWYN ALEX CLEMENT (Ex. Ceylon Tobacco Co) – Loving husband of Lakshmi, father of Gavin (Aus) and Thanuksha, son of late Albert and Leila Mallawaratchy, brother of Reddie (late), Toniy and Stella, brother-in-law of Florine, June and Thilak Marapana, father-in-law of Jodie Porter and Haritha Adikary, passed away on the 16th. Remains lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour. Burial at Kanatte, Borella (R.C Section) on Monday 18th July at 3.00 p.m. 097789

MANUEL GILBERT NAVARAJ (NAVA) passed away on 16.07.2016. Beloved husband of Dorothy, father of Elain, Harry, Muriel, Ada, Geena, Dimple, brother of Alfred, Kamalabai, Lawrence, Harold, Walter, Christie, Rajamani, Navamani, Ranjini & Sarojini. Funeral on Monday 18th July 2016 at 3 p.m. at St. Paul’s Church Pundaluoya. 097786

NEYDORFF – CARLYLE (Formerly of E B Creasy & Co PLC) – Beloved wife of Hilary, father of Janil (Australia), Gillian (DFCC Bank PLC), father-in-law of Ricky (Australia), Kevin Edwards (E B Creasy & Co PLC), grandfather of Cassendra, loving brother of the late Ralph, Yvonne, Delicia and Romain (Australia) & Dianne (Australia). Funeral on 19th July. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour at 4.00 p.m. for burial at General Cemetery Borella, RC Section. Viewing from 10 a.m. on 18th July. 097792

RAJENDRAM – CHANDRAN ANTON – Loving husband of Premela Rajendram, father of Tanuja, Tarek and Tamim, father-in-law of Jayaraman Gananasekaran, Lekha Yappa, grandfather of Shanthi, Sajiv, Shriya, Sathya Gnanasekaran and Lakshmini and Linuk Yappa, son of NMJ Rajendram and Marie Regina Rajendram, expired and cremated in Chennai, India on 16.07.2016. Viewing and memorial service to be conducted on August 15th, 2016 at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour between 9 – 12 noon. Following the service, the ashes will be conveyed to the Negombo Cemetery for burial in the Family Vault. 097793

SAVERIMUTTU – WILLIAM RAVINDRA (RAVI) – Loving husband of late Anne (nee Bolling), darling dada of Teruni, Melanie (USA) and Joe (Scan D.C.), father-in-law of Jerome Vannitamby (Caterpillar) and Nadeeja (Scanwell), grandpa of Shohane, Shevon, Nicole, Nigel, Shehan, Shohan and Shaniki. Remains lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour. Cortege leaves Parlour at 3.45 p.m. on Monday, 18th July 2016, for burial at the General Cemetery, Borella, Anglican Section at 4.00 p.m. 097791

THENUWARA CLARA – Dearly beloved wife of late Sumanapala Thenuwara, ever loving mother of Shelly (Hotel Tree of Life – Kandy) and Monica (USA), mother-in-law of Chishlani and Sunil, loving grandmother of Sayuri, Yalini, Harshi and Harsha. Cortege leaves at 4.30 p.m. on 18th July, 27/8, Huludagoda Road, Mt. Lavnia for Cremation at Mt.Lavinia Cemetery at 5.00 p.m. 097788

WICKRAMANAYAKE – GAMAGE RAJA RATHNASIRI (Rtd. Assistant Superintendent of Police) – Beloved husband of Kumari, father of Aeshana, Charitha, Sachini & Hashmi, beloved brother of Savithri, Tissa, Gamini & Renuka. Remains lie at Jayarathne Funeral Parlour, Borella. Religious ceremony to be held at 2.30 p.m. Cremation at General Cemetery, Borella, at 5.00 p.m. on Monday, 18th of July 2016. 097794

 

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Obituaries: July 16 (Sat)

Posted on 16 July 2016 by TSL

DE SOYSA, YVONNE CECILIA (Formerly of Central Bank), beloved wife of late Eardley de Soysa, loving mother of Dr Ruwan & Dr Lalani (UK), Harsha & Shahini, Surangi & Rajantha Mendis and Ramesh & Poornama, darling achchi of Shenal, Shani, Mihari, Thilini and Oshan, sister of Edith de Mel & Erinda Cooray. Funeral on Sunday 17th July 2016. Cortege leaves residence 209, Angulana Station Road, Laxapathiya, Moratuwa for Service at St. Matthias’ Church, Laxapathiya at 3.30 p.m. Burial at Holy Emmanuel Church Moratuwa Cemetery at 5.00 p.m. 097692

SALGADO – JANET CORDELIA RUBY, relict of the late Carl; mother of Charitha; sister and sister-in-law of Manel, Quinta, Shelton Kenneth, Chitra, Colin Manel and Sally; and also of the late Isabel, Carlyle Whitson, Noreen, Riley and Patrick. Cortege leaves residence for the funeral service and burial at Holy Emmanuel Church, Moratuwa at 10.15 a.m. on Saturday 16th July. 36, Jubilee Road, Moratuwa. 097216

VITHANAGE – SUMANA WARAKAGODA (83 yrs) Kalutara North. Beloved wife of late Mr. N.W. Vithanage (late Manager Singer Sri Lanka), Ranesh (Rays Lanka Pvt Ltd), Prasantha (N.W. Vithanage Pvt Ltd), Pradeep (Elpitiya Plantations), Rukmal (Canada), Primal (Thalawakelle Tea Estates PLC), loving mother-in-law of Anuradha (Teacher Royal College, Colombo), Kumudu (Teacher Linsey Balika Vid.), Neetha (Teacher Prince of Wales), Nayomi (Canada), Chamari (Teacher – Tissa Central College), loving grandmother of Yasasvi (Brandix), Sajanvi, Yasindi, Senalya, Oneli, Sineli, Banul, Henuka, Sakith, Krishni, Theran, Sethika, Benara, Yenul. Cortege leaves residence at 4.30 p.m. on Saturday 16th July. Cremation at Kalutara North cemetery. Res.No. 212, Wilegoda Road, Kalutara North. 095993

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Obituaries: July 15 (Friday)

Posted on 14 July 2016 by TSL

FERNANDO – CHANDRIKA LILAMANI – Beloved daughter of the late Bertie and Una, called home to rest. Interment of ashes will take place on Saturday 16th July at 10.00 a.m. at Holy Emanuel Church, Moratuwa. 095442

MARY MARGRETTE AMALI MIRANDA. Beloved wife of late Navis Anthony Miranda, loving mother of Tresita, Remola, Vitaliz, Marlon and Manoj, sister of late Zenobia, Apolin, Dorthy, Bede Esther and Mercy, precious grandmother of Ashwina Miranda, mother-in-law of Raja, Malee, Inoka and Shayani passed away. Burial will take place at Mount Carmel Church Cemetery, Palliyawatte on 15th July 2016 at 4.00 p.m. Cortege will leave at 3.00 p.m. from Mahinda Funeral Parlour, Negombo Road, Wattala. Mr. Manoj Miranda, No. 143/5, St. Sebestian Road, Pokuna Handiya, Kerawalapitiya, Hendala, Wattala. TP: 072-2888669, 072-5337877. 095791

VITHANAGE – SUMANA WARAKAGODA (83 yrs) Kalutara North. Beloved wife of late Mr. N.W. Vithanage (late Manager Singer Sri Lanka), Ranesh (Rays Lanka Pvt Ltd), Prasantha (N.W. Vithanage Pvt Ltd), Pradeep (Elpitiya Plantations), Rukmal (Canada), Primal (Thalawakelle Tea Estates PLC), loving mother-in-law of Anuradha (Teacher Royal College, Colombo), Kumudu (Teacher Linsey Balika Vid.), Neetha (Teacher Prince of Wales), Nayomi (Canada), Chamari (Teacher – Tissa Central College), loving grandmother of Yasasvi (Brandix), Sajanvi, Yasindi, Senalya, Oneli, Sineli, Banul, Henuka, Sakith, Krishni, Theran, Sethika, Benara, Yenul. Cortege leaves residence at 4.30 p.m. on Saturday 16th July. Cremation at Kalutara North cemetery. Res.No. 212, Wilegoda Road, Kalutara North. 095993

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Obituaries: July 14 (Thursday)

Posted on 13 July 2016 by TSL

ANGUNAWALA SUMEDHA MEDDUMA KUMARIHAMY (nee Dolapihilla) – Beloved wife of late Wickramasinghe Banda Angunawala (Wicky) beloved daughter of late Mr and Mrs U.B. Dolapihilla. mother of Manoranjan (RTD- S.S.P) Sandamala, Milinda, Aloma (Ira) and Anjali. mother in law of Charmanie, late Jitendra Weeraman, Menaka, late Neilendra Karunaratna and Cecil Ukuwela. sister of Rabindranath, Mallika, Babu, Neil and Bharath (all Deceased) grandmother of Janaka late Dushyanthi, Rajive, Melani, Vinindra, Priyanka, Sashi, Dilan, Saminda, Ruwindra, Devini, Anurudha, Lalindra, Kanishka and Dulanjali expired. Cortege leaves residence 4.30 pm on Thursday 14th. Cremation at Koshinna 5.00 pm. Meewatura Walawwa, Peradeniya. 095085

NANAYAKKARA – SALINI. We are sad to announce the passing of the much-cherished Salini, beloved wife of Mr. Cyrus Nanayakkara, darling mother of Dinali and Asela, daughter of the late Mr and Mrs George Godamune and loving sister of Neil, Mrs Mallika Karunaratne, Upali (deceased), Gamini (deceased) and Mahinda. She enriched the lives of all who knew her by her simple joyful loving kindness and she will always be in our hearts. She died peacefully at her home in London, UK on 7th July 2016 aged 77 years old and in accordance with her wishes, her cremation will be held in London on 20th July 2016. 095153

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Obituaries: July 13 (Wed)

Posted on 12 July 2016 by TSL

BASTIAMPILLAI, RAJINI – Beloved daughter of the late Victor and Ida Bastiampillai, sister of Angela, Lakshmi, late Kumar, Lakshman and Kumari, sister-in-law of the late Kirthi Moonesinghe, Sushe and Irene, expired on 27 June 2016. Funeral in Leicester, UK on 14 July. Lakshman, 1, Harischandra Mawatha, Col. 06. Tel. 0773080371, 0112-365563.           094322

CHARLOTTE FONSEKA – KODIKARAARECHCHIGE – Beloved wife of late Daniel Fonseka, mother of Felix (UK), Alex, Augustine, Yvonne, Mercy (UK), Bede, Claude (UK), Paselli, mother-in-law of Sardha (UK), Muline, Susila, late Quientus, Wimal (UK), Chrishanthi, Viola (UK), + Devika, expired. Remains lie @ 85, St. Anne’s Rd., Kurana, Negombo. Cortege leaves residence @ 3.00 p.m. Thursday 14th Burial @ Roman Catholic Cemetery, Kurana.          094688

DE ALWIS WATHUTHANTHIRIGE ARIYADASA – Beloved husband of Manel de Alwis (nee Samarajeewa), loving father of Sharma and Ayesha, brother of late Leela Dias, Susila Fernando and Chitra Kodikara, father-in-law of Nilan, grandfather of Dr Dinushi and Dr Samitha, expired. Remains will lie at 290, ‘Lakville’, Galle Road, Rawatawatte, Moratuwa. Cremation on 13.07.2016 at 5.00 p.m. at Mt. Lavinia Cemetery. Cortege leaves residence at 4.15 p.m.              094253

FERNANDO – CHRISHAN Son of late Christy Fernando & Sumana Peiris, brother of Surith, brother-in-law of Erosha and Loku Thaththa of Nethuki, expired. Remains will lie at Moratumulla Methodist Church Hall from 10.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m. Burial at Church Burial Grounds 13th Wednesday 4.30 p.m. 077-2770745.                      094574

MAHADEVAN – ROSABELLE – Retired Teacher, Good Shepherd Convent, Kandy. Wife of late S. Mahadevan (B.O.C. Kandy), loving mother of Devarajah, Devaranee, Yogarajah and Yogaverni, mother-in-law of Christine, Rajanayagam, Priyani and Kingsley, grandmother of Rohita & Newman, Damian, Michelle, Dharshini & Ramesh, Antonio, George and Mark, great grandmother of Alexander. Cortege leaves residence 118, Peradeniya Road, Kandy. Burial on Wednesday 13th at 10 a.m. Mahaiyawa Cemetery, Kandy. 094265

PEIRIS – SRINATH – Son of late Srilal and Padmini Peiris, husband of Shamali, father of Shareena and Seriyosha, brother of Indranath, father-in-law of Gayesha, brother-in-law of Maryanne and grandfather of Shareena. Remains lie at Mahinda Funeral Parlour, Mount Lavinia. Cortege leaves Parlour at 4.00 p.m. on Wednesday 13th July 2016. Thereafter Burial at General Cemetery, Moratuwa (Methodist Section). 094615

PERERA – HERBERT Beloved husband of late Noelin Perera, loving father of Tyrell, Susantha (late), Malkanthi, Priyantha (Commander of Sri Lanka Navy), Senen, father-in-law of Ierene, Inoka (Senior Asst. Bursar of University of Colombo), Selvi, brother of Eleen (late), Dr Jayasiri Perera (Paediatrician). Remains lie at Mahinda Funeral Parlour, Wattala from 9.00 am on Wednesday 13th July. Funeral arrangements service at 4.00 p.m. on 13th July at Nayakakanda St. Mary’s Church followed by burial at the Nayakakanda General Cemetery Catholic Section at 4.30 p.m.            094577

PERUSINGHE – HARITHA ASOKA – Husband of Keshini, father of Dulantha, son of late Henry and Soma, brother of Pushpa Hettiarachchi, Priyangika, Gagira and Ganesh, son-in-law of late Mr & Mrs H.D Perera. Cortege leaves residence ‘Manohari’, No. 50, Perera Mawatha, Panadura on Wednesday 13th July at 5.00 p.m. for cremation at Minuwanpitiya Cemetery, Panadura at 5.30 p.m. (No flowers please, donations to a charity of your choice).                 094667

WIJESIRIWARDENA – RATNA (nee DHAMMAARACHCHI) Beloved wife of late Tudor Wijesiriwardena (retired Asst. Secretary, Ministry of Labour), loving mother of Manjula (USA), Ransika and Lasantha (USA), mother-in-law of Saliya Vidanage (USA), Haig Samarajiwa and Premeda (USA), loving grandmother of Eshantha, Ashantha, Chivantha, Sonali, Meneka, Shane and Shania (USA). The remains lie at Jayaratne Funeral Parlour, Borella. Cremation at General Cemetery Borella at 5.00 p.m. on Wednesday, 13th July 2016.               094081

 

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Obituaries: July 12 (Tuesday)

Posted on 11 July 2016 by TSL

CHARITH PERERA, Co-Founder and CEO of ShipXpress, dearly beloved husband of Chinta, darling Dad of Samantha, Chrisantha, Janaki, Rajiv and Anita, son of the late Eardley Perera PC and Shirley Perera, son-in-law of the late Dr Rex Guneratne and the late Bernadette Guneratne, brother of Ravith, Preemali, Surith and Vijith, brother-in-law of Anthony Guneratne, Ashanthi, Shehan Seneviratne, Janaki and Kalhari. Remains lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour for Public viewing till 11.30 a.m. only on Tuesday 12th July. Cremation at General Cemetery, Borella at 1.45 p.m. on the same day. 094275

DE ALWIS WATHUTHANTHIRIGE ARIYADASA – Beloved husband of Manel de Alwis (nee Samarajeewa), loving father of Sharma and Ayesha, brother of late Leela Dias, Susila Fernando and Chitra Kodikara, father-in-law of Nilan, grandfather of Dr Dinushi and Dr Samitha, expired. Remains will lie at 290, ‘Lakville’, Galle Road, Rawatawatte, Moratuwa. Cremation on 13.07.2016 at 5.00 p.m. at Mt. Lavinia Cemetery. Cortege leaves residence at 4.15 p.m. 094253

DE SILVA – SUJAYA MERLENE (SUJI/BABS) nee COORAY. Beloved wife of Hugh De Silva, loving mother of Suren & Karuna (Melbourne), Sonal & Sonali (Melbourne), Thishan & Samadhi, sister of late Thilaka, late Chandra, late Sepala (Ray), late Seela and of Irangani (Lali), loving grandmother of Samara, Dilakvin & Dinil, Shevantha, Mehari and Indeevari, sister-in-law of late Chandra, late Siri, Sintha, late Donald Perera, late Kum, late Dr. Rienzie De Silva, Mitzie, late Bob & Ruth Potter, Therese Abeyagoonesekara and Bernice and late Jem. Remains lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour. Cortege leaves the parlour on Tuesday 12th July at 3.30 p.m. Cremation at General Cemetery, Borella at 4.00 p.m. 094277

MAHADEVAN – ROSABELLE – Retired Teacher, Good Shepherd Convent, Kandy. Wife of late S. Mahadevan (B.O.C. Kandy), loving mother of Devarajah, Devaranee, Yogarajah and Yogaverni, mother-in-law of Christine, Rajanayagam, Priyani and Kingsley, grandmother of Rohita & Newman, Damian, Michelle, Dharshini & Ramesh, Antonio, George and Mark, great grandmother of Alexander. Cortege leaves residence 118, Peradeniya Road, Kandy. Burial on Wednesday 13th at 10 a.m. Mahaiyawa Cemetery, Kandy. 094265

RANATUNGA – NIMAL A. RANATUNGA, (Retired Staff Officer – Kegalle Kachcheri). Dearly beloved husband of late Sheila, loving father of Ranmini (Telecom), Kalhari & Janaka (Attorney-at-Law), loving father-in-law of Jayantha (Telecom), Anura (Lakbima Finance) & Sajani (Scope Global), grandfather of Chethana & Charith, Anjana, Ravijani & Charithri. Cortege leaves residence at 4.00 p.m. on Tuesday 12th July 2016 for cremation at the Thalawatugoda Cemetery, at 5.00 p.m. No. 95/H/2, Meemanagoda, off Pannipitiya Road, Kalalgoda. 094201

WANIGARATHNE – PRIYANTHA, former Business Development Manager – St. Anthonys Industries, Chief Operating Officer at Seirra Industries. Beloved husband of Manori (Colombo Dockyard), devoted father of Dulini (Haleys Advanties), Harindi (Musaeus College), son of late Mr. Piyadasa Wanigarathne and Silviya Wanigarathne, loving brother of Shyama, Samudra and Shiromi, passed away. Cortege leaves residence on 12th June 2016 at 3.00 p.m. (35/18, Araliya Gardens, Thewatta Road, Ragama) Cremation at Borella Cemetery at 5.00 p.m. 094262

WIJESIRIWARDENA – RATNA (nee DHAMMAARACHCHI) Beloved wife of late Tudor Wijesiriwardena (retired Asst. Secretary, Ministry of Labour), loving mother of Manjula (USA), Ransika and Lasantha (USA), mother-in-law of Saliya Vidanage (USA), Haig Samarajiwa and Premeda (USA), loving grandmother of Eshantha, Ashantha, Chivantha, Sonali, Meneka, Shane and Shania (USA). The remains lie at Jayaratne Funeral Parlour, Borella. Cremation at General Cemetery Borella at 5.00 p.m. on Wednesday, 13th July 2016. 094081

 

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