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Obituaries: July 31 (Friday)

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Obituaries: July 31 (Friday)

Posted on 30 July 2015 by TSL

ABEYSURIYA – CECIL. Beloved husband of Kusumini, father of Ishani Soysa (New Zealand), Samanmalie Talagala, Gayani Adikaram and late Manisha, father-in-law of Milinda (New Zealand), Viraj and Kithsiri, brother of Dr Gamini and Tissa Abeysuriya, brother-in-law of Dr Deepthi and Buddhi and Indrani Perera (Panadura), expired. Cremation on Friday 31st July at 5.00 p.m. at the Kohuwela Cemetery. Cortege leaves residence No. 9A, Nalandarama Road, Nugegoda at 4.00 p.m. 115215

CABRAL – TRIXIE nee PATHIWILLA. Called to eternal rest. Dearly beloved wife of the late Peter Cabral (retired Principal), daughter of late William & Mary Pathiwilla, precious sister of Bella Perera, late Merle Seneviratne, Priscilla Jayawardena & Thelma De Silva, sister-in-law of late Joseph (Joy), Basil, Wilfred & Shelton, much loved aunt of Marie & Edward, Frank & Priyani, Yvonne & Paul, Jerry & Ramani, Mercy & late Ivan, Winston, Mervin & Dilanthi, Marian & George, Wilfred & Daireen and Anne, grand aunt of Prineetha, Prasantha, Marlene, Marlon, Nilshika, Shaminka, Heshan, Reshan, Thishan, Dershan and Vimukthi. Cortege leaves residence at 3.30 p.m. to St. Anne’s Church, Pilapitiya, followed by the burial at Pilapitiya Cemetery (R.C. Section) on 1st August 2015. No. 630, Biyagama Road, Pethiyagoda, Kelaniya. 115536

DEVARAJAN, YOGESWARI (YOGA) - Wife of Dharma Devarajan, mother of Yamuna (husband, Rajnish), Kumar, grandmother of Neha, Aarohan and Anamika Kumar, daughter of the late Chelliah and Rasamany Ponnambalam, sister of Wimala Ismail and the late Mahendran Ponnambalam and the late Manon Ponnambalam, sister-in-law of Jeya Ponnambalam and the late Hanan Ismail, aunt to numerous nieces and nephews and other close relatives in the United States of America, Australia, Sri Lanka, Canada and the United Kingdom. 1540, Hemlock Street NW, Washington DC, 20012, USA. 115119

KARUNARATNE (J.H.C.) JOHN HUBERT. Loving husband of Ruth (Dissanayake), much loved father of Shamila (Access Group), Suranga & Shiranga (Australia), father-in-law of Susantha (Ajax), Lisa & Ludy, adored grandpa of Sara and Ethan, passed away. Remains lie at residence No.40 B, Bangalawatta, Mahara, Kadawatha. Cortege leaves residence at 3.30 p.m. for the funeral service at St. Anthony’s Church, Kirimatiyagara, Kadawatha at 4.00 p.m. on Friday, 31st July 2015. 115984

PERERA – CHITHRA GURUSINGHE - Devoted mother of Lakshani (General Secretary, Ceylon Bible Society), Kanthi and Santhoshni, loving mother-in-law of Hilary Fernando & Rohan Rupesinghe, dearest archi of Rakhitha, Charitha and Kshyahla, Kshanika, Hirosh & Manique, daughter of the late Richard and late Kate Gurusinghe, grand daughter of the late Rev. H.A. and late Emily Nonis. Remains will lie at “Singhagiri”, 102, Charles Place, (Lunawa Station Road), Moratuwa, from 5 p.m. on 31st July. Cortege will leave residence at 3.15 p.m. on Sunday 2nd August for Service at the Uyana Methodist Church and thereafter burial at the Moratumulla Methodist Church Cemetery at 5 p.m. (T.P. Lakshani 0773022521, Kanthi 0773186264). 116806

SEXTUS JAYASURIYA (SUNNY) – Beloved husband of late Pansy, much loved father of Gloria, Nilanthi, late Chithrangani, Sharmali & Charles, beloved father-in-law of Hector, Rohantha, Ranjith, Osmund & Nishani, loving brother of Dita, Willie, Laddie & Hilton, grandfather of Ruwanthi, Samurdhi, Rashantha, Ranjaya, Udhari, Oshadie, Ruchith, Sharmal, Ranuri, Randeera, Randini, Promodhi, Senal & Nirupadhi. Cortege leaves residence at 3.30 p.m. on 31st July 2015 to Pallansena R.C. Cemetery. 115221.

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Obituaries: July 30 (Thursday)

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Obituaries: July 30 (Thursday)

Posted on 29 July 2015 by TSL

ABEYSURIYA – CECIL. Beloved husband of Kusumini, father of Ishani Soysa (New Zealand), Samanmalie Talagala, Gayani Adikaram and late Manisha, father-in-law of Milinda (New Zealand), Viraj and Kithsiri, brother of Dr Gamini and Tissa Abeysuriya, brother-in-law of Dr Deepthi and Buddhi and Indrani Perera (Panadura), expired. Cremation on Friday 31st July at 5.00 p.m. at the Kohuwela Cemetery. Cortege leaves residence No. 9A, Nalandarama Road, Nugegoda at 4.00 p.m. 115215

CABRAL – TRIXIE nee PATHIWILLA. Called to eternal rest. Dearly beloved wife of the late Peter Cabral (retired Principal), daughter of late William & Mary Pathiwilla, precious sister of Bella Perera, late Merle Seneviratne, Priscilla Jayawardena & Thelma De Silva, sister-in-law of late Joseph (Joy), Basil, Wilfred & Shelton, much loved aunt of Marie & Edward, Frank & Priyani, Yvonne & Paul, Jerry & Ramani, Mercy & late Ivan, Winston, Mervin & Dilanthi, Marian & George, Wilfred & Daireen and Anne, grand aunt of Prineetha, Prasantha, Marlene, Marlon, Nilshika, Shaminka, Heshan, Reshan, Thishan, Dershan and Vimukthi. Cortege leaves residence at 3.30 p.m. to St. Anne’s Church, Pilapitiya, followed by the burial at Pilapitiya Cemetery (R.C. Section) on 1st August 2015. No. 630, Biyagama Road, Pethiyagoda, Kelaniya. 115535

DEVARAJAN, YOGESWARI (YOGA) – Wife of Dharma Devarajan, mother of Yamuna (husband, Rajnish), Kumar, grandmother of Neha, Aarohan and Anamika Kumar, daughter of the late Chelliah and Rasamany Ponnambalam, sister of Wimala Ismail and the late Mahendran Ponnambalam and the late Manon Ponnambalam, sister-in-law of Jeya Ponnambalam and the late Hanan Ismail, aunt to numerous nieces and nephews and other close relatives in the United States of America, Australia, Sri Lanka, Canada and the United Kingdom. 1540, Hemlock Street NW, Washington DC, 20012, USA. 115119

JAYAKODIARACHCHI – LIYANAGE KANTHI Beloved wife of Dehiwala Liyanage Don Noel, mother of Sharika, Nilanga beloved sister of late Wasantha, Keerthi, Prabash Jayakodiarachchi, mother-in-law of Eithquan Rushina, grandmother of Maryam, Chanuli and Vonaal. Cortege leaves residence @ 4.00 p.m. on Thursday 30th July to St. Anthony’s Church Kongodamulla Residential address St. Ann’s Villa Kaluwairippuwa Katana. 077-8725378. 115247

KULARATNA (DR) SARATH PADMA Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist (past President of the Sri Lanka College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists past president of Y.M.B.A. – Matara) beloved father of Dr. Saman (General Hospital Colomo), loving father-in-law of Kumari, grandfather of Ravindu, Chamidu, uncle of Chandana, Udaya, Sisira, Thilina, Govindu, Nayani and Navamini, passed away on 29th July 2015. Remains lie at Y.M.B.A. Matara Cremation will be held on 30th July 2015 at Public Cemetery Matara 5 p.m. Seth Suwa Sewaya, No. 09, Hakmana Road, Matara. 115235

MULGAMA – GEORGE. Beloved husband of Padma, much loved Appuchcha of Jayanthi (Basilur Tea), Gamini (USA), Daminda (Expo Lanka), father-in-law of Jayantha (Ex- Air force), Cha (USA) and Chamari, loving grandfather of Kushani (NTB), Anuththara (USA), Anjali & Malinda. Cortege leaves residence 151/4, Tewatta Road, Ragama on Thursday 30th July at 4.00 p.m. for cremation at Batuwatte Cemetery. 115216

PADMAKULARATNA – SARATH. Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist (Past President of the Sri Lanka College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, Past President of Y.M.B.A. – Matara), beloved father of Dr Saman (General Hospital, Colombo), loving father-in-law of Kumari, grandfather of Ravidu, Chamidu, uncle of Chandana, Udaya, Sisira, Thilina, Govindu, Nayani and Navamini, passed away on 29th July 2015. Remains lie at Y.M.B.A. Matara. Cremation will be held on 30th July 2015 at Public Cemetery, Matara at 5 p.m. Seth Suwa Sewaya, No. 09, Hakmana Road, Matara. 115534

PERERA – CHITRA. Safe in the arms of Jesus. Mother of Lakshman, Kanthi and Santho, mother-in-law of Hilary Fernando and Rohan Rupesinghe. Funereal arrangements will be notified later. T.P. 0773022521 (Lakshani) Kanthi (0773186264). 115521

PERERA – LEENA – ‘At Rest With Jesus’ – Wife of late Leslie, mother / mother-in-law of Indranie / Annesley, Lakshman / Nelum, Manel, Vinitha / Clifford, sister of late Lionel, Dolly, Regina, Venetia, Aloysius and of Stanley, grandmother of Shanaka, Rohith, Nelakshi and Devdun. Cortege leaves residence on Thursday 30th July 2015, after Service at residence at 1.30 p.m. for cremation at 3.00 p.m. at Kohuwala Cemetery. 12/1, Rupasinghe Mawatha, Nugegoda. 114944

RODRIGO – ELISABETH RUPAWATHIE (Aged 97) of No.12, Dharmaratna Avenue, Rawathawatta, Moratuwa passed away peacefully on 25th July 2015. She is sadly missed by her brothers, sisters, sons, daughters (Sarath – late, Srima, Swarna, Kanthie, Chintha, Shantha, Anoma, Vajira, Sunil, Nelum) and all in-laws grand and great granchildren. Cremation will be held at Rawathawatte Cemetery at 4 p.m. on Thursday 30th July 2015. Contact 0112649002. 114890

SEXTUS JAYASURIYA (SUNNY) – Beloved husband of late Pansy, much loved father of Gloria, Nilanthi, late Chithrangani, Sharmali & Charles, beloved father-in-law of Hector, Rohantha, Ranjith, Osmund & Nishani, loving brother of Dita, Willie, Laddie & Hilton, grandfather of Ruwanthi, Samurdhi, Rashantha, Ranjaya, Udhari, Oshadie, Ruchith, Sharmal, Ranuri, Randeera, Randini, Promodhi, Senal & Nirupadhi. Cortege leaves residence at 3.30 p.m. on 31st July 2015 to Pallansena R.C. Cemetery. 115221

 

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Obituaries: July 29 (Wed)

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Obituaries: July 29 (Wed)

Posted on 29 July 2015 by TSL

BALASUBRAMANIAM – AIRANEE. Beloved wife of Prof. Kandiah Balasubramaniam (Professor of Bio Chemistry Colombo Medical Faculty and Jaffna Medical Faculty), loving mother of Shanthini and Dr Shamini (University of Sri Jayewardenepura), loving mother-in-law of Premarupan and Dr Prathapan (VOG, Colombo South Teaching Hospital), much loved grandmother of Shruthika and Rakthi, sister of late Indiranee, late Thiruvilingam, late Sri Kumar Kamalarani and Sri Shanker (Canada), passed away. Remains lie at residence (No. 32/3A, Railway Avenue, Colombo-5) on 29th July from 7 a.m. till 4 p.m. Cortege leaves residence at 4 p.m. for cremation at 5 p.m. at Kanatte Hindu Section, Borella. 114945

PERERA – LEENA – ‘At Rest With Jesus’ – Wife of late Leslie, mother / mother-in-law of Indranie / Annesley, Lakshman / Nelum, Manel, Vinitha / Clifford, sister of late Lionel, Dolly, Regina, Venetia, Aloysius and of Stanley, grandmother of Shanaka, Rohith, Nelakshi and Devdun. Cortege leaves residence on Thursday 30th July 2015, after Service at residence at 1.30 p.m. for cremation at 3.00 p.m. at Kohuwala Cemetery. 12/1, Rupasinghe Mawatha, Nugegoda. 114943

PODINONA – MRS L.H. of Wellathota, Dodanduwa. Mother of R.K. Pearl and R.K. Suneetha, mother-in-law of Whittington and Dusima, grandmother of Dimuthu, Chandima, Kawmini and Eshan, Dilanka, passed away at the age of 106. Funeral will take place at 5 p.m. on Wednesday the 29th at family burial grounds. Wellathota, Dodanduwa. 114826

RODRIGO – ELISABETH RUPAWATHIE (Aged 97) of No.12, Dharmaratna Avenue, Rawathawatta, Moratuwa passed away peacefully on 25th July 2015. She is sadly missed by her brothers, sisters, sons, daughters (Sarath – late, Srima, Swarna, Kanthie, Chintha, Shantha, Anoma, Vajira, Sunil, Nelum) and all in-laws grand and great granchildren. Cremation will be held at Rawathawatte Cemetery at 4 p.m. on Thursday 30th July 2015. Contact 0112649002. 114888

VAN TWEST – HAMILTON – Called to Eternal Rest. Dearly beloved husband of Janaki, much loved son of Horace (late) and Phyllis, brother of Jennifer (CIS), Russell, Conrad, Kenneth, Bryan (late) and Desmond, brother-in-law of Eardley, Charlene and Kamala. Cortege leaves Mahinda Funeral Parlour, Mount Lavinia at 4.30 p.m. on 29 July 2015 for burial at Mount Lavinia Cemetery. 114890.

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Obituaries: July 28 (Tues)

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Obituaries: July 28 (Tues)

Posted on 27 July 2015 by TSL

FERNANDO – CLEMENT. Former Managing Director of Diyagala Boy’s Town & Provincial Superior of De La Salle Brothers, loving son of late Oliver & Juliet Fernando, loving brother of Basilious, Fabian, Stanley and Ranjith, brother-in-law of Cyril, Shiroma, Suranganie and Eroma , loving brother of late Cromwell, Mervyn, brother-in-law of late Ranjani and Eroma. Cortege leaves Jayaratne Funeral Parlour at 4.00 p.m. on 28th July 2015 for burial at General Cemetery Kanatte, Borella.

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Obituaries: July 27 (Monday)

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Obituaries: July 27 (Monday)

Posted on 26 July 2015 by TSL

CHINNAPPAH CARLYLE CHAKRAVARTHY at Rest with Jesus. Beloved husband of Jenita, precious father of Vishantri Darshani and Delani (Canada), Dinesh (London), the remains will lie at the Jayaratne Funeral Parlour from 1.00 p.m. Service at 4.30 p.m. followed by burial at General Cemetery Kanatte, Borella on 27th July 2015. Senior Citizens residency Baptist Church, Kotikawatta. 114152

DE SILVA – ADRIAN ENRICO, loving husband of Surangani, caring father of Shelonie Rebecca, Deena, Ashane and Alferd Shane, adoring son of Enrico and Sylvia and fond brother of Anil, Romani, also of late Dian and Rosco, loving brother-in-law of Errol, Doreen, Jayanthi and Ramani, father-in-law of Ruban, Rahim, Kalpa and Manjula, expired. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour on Monday the 27th at 4.00 p.m. for burial at General Cemetery, Kanatte (Roman Catholic Section) 114154

FERNANDO – CLEMENT. Former Managing Director of Diyagala Boy’s Town & Provincial Superior of De La Salle Brothers, loving son of late Oliver & Juliet Fernando, loving brother of Basilious, Fabian, Stanley and Ranjith, brother-in-law of Cyril, Shiroma, Suranganie and Eroma , loving brother of late Cromwell, Mervyn, brother-in-law of late Ranjani and Eroma. Cortege leaves Jayaratne Funeral Parlour at 4.00 p.m. on 28th July 2015 for burial at General Cemetery Kanatte, Borella. 114156

RAJASOORIYA – ELMO . Son of late Remegius and Annie, brother of late Prins (Advocate), late Oscar (Germany), late Lilamani Kapoor (UK), late Savithri (Dolly) Kodagoda, brother-in-law of Mrs. Oscar, late Shiv Kapoor, late Kodagoda, uncle of Sanjay & Mangal Kapoor (UK), Shewanthi (UK), late Preethi Kodagoda, Rohan and Sita Rajasooriya (Germany), Premlal Perera and other family members, passed away on Sunday July 19th 2015. Remains lie at Mahinda Florist, Mt. Lavinia, Funeral at Mt. Lavinia Cemetery, on Monday 27.07.2015 at 4.30 p.m. (Premlal 0726977656) 114150.

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Obituaries: July 25 (Sat)

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Obituaries: July 25 (Sat)

Posted on 25 July 2015 by TSL

ANDRADIE – CHRISTOPHER, R.T. Beloved son of the late Rev. Canon Raylin Andradie and late Letitia Andradie, devoted brother of Pauline Opatha, brother-in-law of Colin Opatha, uncle of Kshiara Premaratne, affectionate grand-uncle of Santushi and Keshla. Remains will lie at Barney Raymond’s Parlour till 3.30 p.m. on Saturday, 25th July. Cortege leaves for service at St. Thomas’ College Chapel, Mt. Lavinia at 4.30 p.m. Thereafter, cremation will take place at 6.00 p.m. at Rawatawatte, Moratuwa (Crematorium behind Holy Emmanuel Church). Tel. 0112853862 / Pauline. 114044

BARANASURIYA – PALITHA. Hydrographic and Land Surveyor, Managing Director of Hydrodynamics and Geophysical (Pvt) Ltd., passed away. Beloved son of Mr. B.P.J. Silva and late Mrs. T.H. Dayamangalika, loving brother of Sagarika (U.S.A.), Jeevanika, Rajitha (Texlan), loving brother-in-law of Nandana (U.S.A.), Ravindra (Director – Postal Department) & Punya. Remains will lie at Jayaratne Funeral Parlour, Borella from 8.00 a.m. on 25th to 26th. Cortege leaves Parlour at 3.30 p.m. on that day for cremation at 4.00 p.m. at General Cemetery, Borella. 113681

DELPECHITRA- STANLEY MAXWEL. Beloved husband of late Lakshmi, loving father of Deepani, Sharmini (Australia) & Sampath (UK), father-in-law of Sunil Lihinikadu, Nalindra Taleyratne (Australia) & Belinda (UK), grandfather of Noelani & Jenine, brother of Diki, expired. Cortege leaves residence 19/7, St. Joseph’s Mw., Church Road, Kandana for burial at St. Sebastian’s Church Cemetery, Kandana on Sunday 26th July at 3.30 p.m. 113663

FERNANDO – RACHEL (P.R.I.J.) Beloved wife of Nelson (L.S.N. – formerly Colombo Commercial Company (Teas) Limited, Colombo), loving sister of Daphne Veronica and others, expired. Cortege leaves residence No. 06, Mount Calvary Road, Ja-Ela on Saturday 25th July 2015 at 4 p.m. for funeral service at the Church of Our Lady of Sorrows, Ja-Ela. Burial at 4.30 p.m. at the Catholic Cemetery, Kanuwana, Ja-Ela. All friends and relations, please accept this intimation. 011-2235799. 113403

FERNANDO – ROHAN STEPHEN – Husband of Thejani and fathe rof Rukshan and Thanushka, son of late Edwin and Erma Fernando, son-in-law of Joseph and Rita Silva, brother of Mali Rupesinghe and Roshani Kurukulasuriya, brother-in-law of Christopher Rupesinghe and Charith Kurukulasuriya, Nimali and Gihan Ameresekere, Dammika and Lalin Fernando, uncle of Nimshi, Chamith, Naomi, Dilukshi and Lasith, passed away on 18th of July 2015 in Torrance California. Vigil service and viewing at Maria Regina Catholic Church, 2150 W 135th Street, Gardena, CA 90249 on Friday 24th of July 2015 from 5.00 – 8.00 p.m. Funeral service and Holy Mass at Maria Regina Catholic Church at 10.00 a.m. on Saturday 25th of July 2015. Funeral procession will depart following the mass from Maria Regina Catholic Church to All Souls Cemetery, 4400 Cherry Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90807. Residence at 2505 W, 179th Street, Torrance, CA 90504, USA. 111209

HANDAPANGODA – MRS NANDA IRENE (Retired Deputy Telephone Supervisor, Dept. of Telecommunications, Rathnapura). Beloved wife of S. Handapangoda (retired Postal Department), precious mother of Malinga, Nalinga, Chaminga and Sanjeewani, loving mother-in-law of Pradeepa, Damayanthi, Hashani, and Jayantha, expired. Funeral at 3.00 p.m. on Saturday, the 25th July, 2015, at General Cemetery, Kanatta Road, Pannipitiya. No. 749/1, Railway Avenue, Kanatta Road, Pannipitiya. Tel: 0773-527189, 0112-842723. 113243

KALUBOWILA WILFRED (Managing Director, J.K. Agencies (Pvt) Ltd. and Juki Spares (Pvt) Ltd, Colombo 02, formerly of Ceylon Government Railways). Loving elder son of the late Peter and Monica Kalubowila of Bollegala, beloved husband of Kamala (nee Siriwardena), loving father of Priyanthi, Ravi, Oshada (Architect), loving father-in-law of Ravindra Senanayake, Janaki Gunasekera and Aruna Samaranayake, loving brother of the late Alfred Kalubowila (Architect), precious grandfather of Dimani & Dushman, Ravithree, Timalka, Chamin and Tinal and loving great grandfather of Gisal, expired. Cortege leaves residence on 25th July at 4 p.m. for cremation at 5 p.m. at the General Cemetery, Borella. 70/1, Chitra Lane, Colombo 05. 111971

PEIRIS – THELGE BENETTE SAMSON. Beloved husband of Mirani, loving father of Pubudu, father-in-law of Rangika, brother of late Neil and Kingsley, brother-in-law of Caelius, Carmen, Cora, Rani, late Eraj and Marie. Cortege leaves residence at 3.00 p.m. on Saturday 25 July 2015 for burial at Holy Emmanuel Church, Rawatawatte. Service at 3.45 p.m. 88, Laxapathiya Road, Laksapathiya, Moratuwa. Telephone 0112646310. 112062

Death Acknowledgements

SAMARASINGHE – DR. MAHINDA We the family members of the late Dr. Mahinda Samarasinghe wish to express our sincere thanks and gratitude to all those who comforted us by attending the funeral, phoning and sending floral tributes, messages and email, and by their presence at post-funeral ceremonies. Please accept this notice as a personal acknowledgment. 16/1, 2nd lane, Ratmalana. 112859.

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Obituaries: July 24 (Friday)

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Obituaries: July 24 (Friday)

Posted on 24 July 2015 by TSL

TIMOTHY (TIMA) LAZARUS (Founder / CEO – Investor Services Asia (Pvt) Ltd.). The family members of the late TIMA LAZARUS wish to express their sincere appreciation to all relatives, friends, business partners, those who sent messages of condolence, tributes, upheld us in their prayers, and who offered such great support and comfort during our bereavement in Sri Lanka, France and Australia. We regret our inability to thank everyone individually. “I” 2, Ground Floor, Bambalapitiya Flats, Colombo 4. Obituaries

FERNANDO – ROHAN STEPHEN - Husband of Thejani and fathe rof Rukshan and Thanushka, son of late Edwin and Erma Fernando, son-in-law of Joseph and Rita Silva, brother of Mali Rupesinghe and Roshani Kurukulasuriya, brother-in-law of Christopher Rupesinghe and Charith Kurukulasuriya, Nimali and Gihan Ameresekere, Dammika and Lalin Fernando, uncle of Nimshi, Chamith, Naomi, Dilukshi and Lasith, passed away on 18th of July 2015 in Torrance California. Vigil service and viewing at Maria Regina Catholic Church, 2150 W 135th Street, Gardena, CA 90249 on Friday 24th of July 2015 from 5.00 – 8.00 p.m. Funeral service and Holy Mass at Maria Regina Catholic Church at 10.00 a.m. on Saturday 25th of July 2015. Funeral procession will depart following the mass from Maria Regina Catholic Church to All Souls Cemetery, 4400 Cherry Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90807. Residence at 2505 W, 179th Street, Torrance, CA 90504, USA. 111209

KALUBOWILA WILFRED (Managing Director, J.K. Agencies (Pvt) Ltd. and Juki Spares (Pvt) Ltd, Colombo 02, formerly of Ceylon Government Railways). Loving elder son of the late Peter and Monica Kalubowila of Bollegala, beloved husband of Kamala (nee Siriwardena), loving father of Priyanthi, Ravi, Oshada (Architect), loving father-in-law of Ravindra Senanayake, Janaki Gunasekera and Aruna Samaranayake, loving brother of the late Alfred Kalubowila (Architect), precious grandfather of Dimani & Dushman, Ravithree, Timalka, Chamin and Tinal and loving great grandfather of Gisal, expired. Cortege leaves residence on 25th July at 4 p.m. for cremation at 5 p.m. at the General Cemetery, Borella. 70/1, Chitra Lane, Colombo 05. 111971

PEIRIS – THELGE BENETTE SAMSON. Beloved husband of Mirani, loving father of Pubudu, father-in-law of Rangika, brother of late Neil and Kingsley, brother-in-law of Caelius, Carmen, Cora, Rani, late Eraj and Marie. Cortege leaves residence at 3.00 p.m. on Saturday 25 July 2015 for burial at Holy Emmanuel Church, Rawatawatte. Service at 3.45 p.m. 88, Laxapathiya Road, Laksapathiya, Moratuwa. Telephone 0112646310. 112062.

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Obituaries: July 23 (Thursday)

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Obituaries: July 23 (Thursday)

Posted on 22 July 2015 by TSL

ABEYAKOON – SURASINGHE WIJERATNE (SUMANA). Beloved husband of Wimala, loving father of Upeka, father-in-law of Anil (Kingsbury), affectionate grandfather of Dinesha & Karinda, brother of late Amaradasa, late Indra Bandaranayake, late Chandra, Senehelata Ratnayake, passed away peacefully on 15th July 2015. A private funeral was held the following day according to his wishes. Wilwatte Walawwa, Wilwatte, Meerigama. 110975

RODRIGO – MADOLA ASTRID. Beloved wife of late Mr. Cashmier Fernando, mother of Flavia and Hollarith Fernando, mother-in-law of Upamali Sinsaja and late Lalith Swaris, grandmother of Dr. Nilushi Swaris, Hansika Fernando, Dilanka Swaris, Malini Fernando, Dhahami Fernando, expired. Cortege leaves residence at 3.30 p.m. on 23rd July for burial at St. Charles Bromeo Cemetery, Willorawatta. No. 65, Seewalie Mawatha, Willorawatta, Moratuwa. 111214

WEERASINGHE – LILIAN GRACE. Wife of late Julian Weerasinghe mother of Maryanne, Joseph, Neville, Pamela, Rosita Erin, mother-in-law of Lyone Senavirathna, Sherine Jayasooriya Therese, Deepthi, Aloka Sennayake, Roshan De Silva & late Uditha Amarasinghe. Cortege leaves residence at 3.30 p.m. on 23rd July 2015. Burial at St. Thoms’ Cemetery, Pitakotte. 111241.

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Obituaries: July 22 (Wed)

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Obituaries: July 22 (Wed)

Posted on 21 July 2015 by TSL

DE SILVA – ANTON (EMIL). Beloved husband of Dulcie, loving father of Shrieni (St. Thomas’ Prep School), Shrienath (Gamini Furnishers), Shiromi (Overseas Realty Ceylon PLC), father-in-law of Lakpal (Naturub, Panadura), Shamanie (Retd. Commercial Bank), Nilan (Airport & Aviation), grandfather of Lakshini & Dilhan, Lakshan & Viragini, Nirmal, Shenika & Trehan, Shavinda, Dinushika & Sampath and Anushika, brother of Eric, Edgar and late Denzil. Remains lie at Mahinda Funeral Parlour, Mount Lavinia from 6 pm. 21st Tuesday. Cortege leaves the Parlour at 3.15 p.m. for burial on Wednesday 22nd at St. Joseph’s Church Cemetery, Uyana, Moratuwa. 136/2, Shramadana Lane, Koralawella, Moratuwa.110884

DHARMARATNE – ANASTASIA RITA ROSELLA Relict of the late C.H.A. (Christe) Dharmaratne, mother of Indrani (Dolly), Sujatha, Sriyanganee (Cuckoo), Sunil and Anura, mother-in-law of Anton, Angelo, Lal, Anne and Priyashanthi, grandmother of Amitha (Maldives), Gayan, Sampath (Australia), Chulanga (Mario), Neomal (Chris), Chinthaka (Chico), Shalindra, Randika, Thamali and Manishka. Burial at Catholic Cemetery, Nuwara Eliya at 11.00 a.m. on 22.07.2015. Cortege leaves residence at 10.45 a.m. “Waldon” 54/1, Lady McCallum’s Drive, Nuwara Eliya. 110421

KANAGARAJAH – MR. K. (Retired Public Servant, former National Badminton Champion and National Badminton Coach). Beloved son of late Mr. & Mrs. Kanagasabai, loving brother of Dr. Thilagarajah (UK), Satkunarajah (Retd. DIG) and Chandra Mahendran (UK). Remains will lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour from 8.30 a.m. on Thursday 23rd July. Cortege leaves the Parlour at 3.30 p.m. on the same day for cremation at the General Cemetery, Kanatte at 4.00 p.m.110856

MADAWELA – EDDIE Chevalier De L’Order National Du Merite. Dearly beloved husband of late Vilma, loving father of Dilhara, loving father-in-law of Rajeewa Jayaweera, beloved brother of Clarinda, Letticia, Donald and Dudley (all deceased), brother-in-law of Seelangani Goonetileke and late Ronnie, Paul, Wally, Rosamund and Phyllis, beloved son of the late Fredrick and Bridget Madawela, beloved son-in-law of the late Vinnie and Recy Goonetileke. Cortege leaves residence 15/1, Police Park Avenue, Colombo 5 at 3.30 p.m. on Wednesday 22 July 2015. Burial at General Cemetery, Kanatte (R.C. Section).110851

MISS MARY POORANAM WILLIAM of Sannathy Road, Atchuveli. Eldest daughter of late Mr. and Mrs. William Nesaratnam, sister of late Ms. Annaratnam, Mr. Selvarasa and Mrs. Gnasothy (Canada), Miss. Selavarani, Miss Shantham, sister-in-law of Mr. Sabha, aunt of Dr. Julian, Dr. Ruban, Jessica and grandmother of Jude (Canada), retired English teacher (Vembadi Girls’ High School, Badulla Ladies College, Uduppiddy Ladies College & Atchuvely St. Theresa’s Ladies College), passed away on 19th July 2015. Remains lie at residence and cortege leaves at 10.00 a.m. on 22nd July 2015 Wednesday. Burial will take place at C.S.I. Cemetery, Atchuvely.110881

SATHIYABALADEVI of Nallur, Jaffna. Beloved wife of late Sri Mahendra, loving mother of Thanawathy (USA), Sathiacama, Nalayini (UK), Sathiyendra (Australia) & Shyamala (Australia), mother-in-law of Kumaranayagam, Jamuna, Thavarajaha, Tharani and late Suresh Selvarajah, affectionate grandmother of Prathu, Gopi, Gokul, Kalyani, Vani, Sivajith, Yaso and Janani, fondly remembered by great grandchildren, passed away. Remains lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour. Cortege leaves the Parlour at 4.30 p.m. on Wednesday 22nd July for cremation at the General Cemetery, Borella at 5.00 p.m.110854

SATHIYABALADEVI – of Nallur, Jaffna. Beloved wife of late Sri Mahendra, loving mother of Thanawathy (USA), Sathiacama, Nalayini (UK), Sathiyendra (Australia) & Shyamala (Australia), mother-in-law of Kumaranayagam, Jamuna, Thavarajaha, Tharani and late Suresh Selvarajah, affectionate grandmother of Prathu, Gopi, Gokul, Kalyani, Vani, Sivajith, Yaso and Janani, fondly remembered by great grandchildren, passed away. Remains lie at the A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour from 2.00 p.m. on Tuesday 21st July. Cortege leaves the Parlour at 4.30 p.m. on Wednesday 22nd July for cremation at the General Cemetery, Borella at 5.00 p.m.110562

Death Acknowledgements

SELVARAJAH – MRS ALAGAMMAH. We the family members of Mrs Alagammah Selvarajah wish to express our gratitude to all those who comforted us by attending the funeral, calling, and sending floral tributes, messages and emails. Please accept this note as a personal acknowledgement. We would like to see you at the thanksgiving service at 1800 hrs on 01st August at St Paul’s Church, Milagiriya. 110678.

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Obituaries: July 21 (Tuesday)

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Obituaries: July 21 (Tuesday)

Posted on 21 July 2015 by TSL

DHARMARATNE – ANASTASIA RITA ROSELLA Relict of the late C.H.A. (Christe) Dharmaratne, mother of Indrani (Dolly), Sujatha, Sriyanganee (Cuckoo), Sunil and Anura, mother-in-law of Anton, Angelo, Lal, Anne and Priyashanthi, grandmother of Amitha (Maldives), Gayan, Sampath (Australia), Chulanga (Mario), Neomal (Chris), Chinthaka (Chico), Shalindra, Randika, Thamali and Manishka. Burial at Catholic Cemetery, Nuwara Eliya at 11.00 a.m. on 22.07.2015. Cortege leaves residence at 10.45 a.m. “Waldon”, 54/1, Lady McCallum’s Drive, Nuwara Eliya. 110421

SATHIYABALADEVI – of Nallur, Jaffna. Beloved wife of late Sri Mahendra, loving mother of Thanawathy (USA), Sathiacama, Nalayini (UK), Sathiyendra (Australia) & Shyamala (Australia), mother-in-law of Kumaranayagam, Jamuna, Thavarajaha, Tharani and late Suresh Selvarajah, affectionate grandmother of Prathu, Gopi, Gokul, Kalyani, Vani, Sivajith, Yaso and Janani, fondly remembered by great grandchildren, passed away. Remains lie at the A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour from 2.00 p.m. on Tuesday 21st July. Cortege leaves the Parlour at 4.30 p.m. on Wednesday 22nd July for cremation at the General Cemetery, Borella at 5.00 p.m. 110561

 

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Obituaries: July 20 (Monday)

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Obituaries: July 20 (Monday)

Posted on 20 July 2015 by TSL

WEERAWARDANE – IVOR Dearly beloved husband of Jayanthi, loving father of Chinthaka, father-in-law of Madhuri, loving grandfather of Jethiya & Dhiren, loving brother of Noel, late Morris, Ananda & late Priyantha, Nalini & Manel (Australia). Cortege leaves residence at 2.30 p.m. on 20.07.2015 No. 35/3, 1st Lane, Gemunupura, Kaduwela. Tel: 0112538454.
108117

WILLIAMS – DULCIE G. Beloved wife of late Victor Williams, precious mother of Suri and Shanthi, Chandran, Sarla, Sakuntala, Dudley Subasinghe, Naresh, Joyce, adored grandmother of Miriam, Chandrishan, Shenali, Nilakshi, Shereene, Premjith, Keshini and Leanne, much loved great grandmother of Naren, Minasha, Yannish and Raya, entered glory on July 19th. Viewing at A.F. Raymonds Parlour from 9.00 a.m. on Monday 20th July. Service at Parlour at 4.30 p.m. and thereafter burial at Borella Kanatte Cemetery (Methodist Section) at 5.30 p.m. 110291

RULACH – DESMOND. Beloved husband of late Indra, loving father of Elvis, Ramona, Ricky and Jeffrey, loving brother of Kathleen, late Brian, Maureen, Daphne, Ralph and Dolores, loving grandfather of Trevor, Sharon, Russel, Natalie, Bernadeen, Kevin, Richard, Desmond, Ryan and Rachel. Remains will lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour from 8.00 a.m. on Sunday 19th July. Thereafter cortege leaves the parlour on Monday 20th July for burial at the General Cemetery, Kanatte at 5.30 p.m. (Anglican Section). 110296.

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Obituaries: July 18 (Sat)

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Obituaries: July 18 (Sat)

Posted on 17 July 2015 by TSL

DABARE – CLINTON (Attorney-at-Law). Beloved husband of Aloma, darling father of Gehan, Dineesha and Anthony. Cortege leaves residence No. 71/4, Pamankada Road, Colombo 06, at 3.00 p.m. on Sunday 19th July 2015, for cremation at the General Cemetery, Borella at 4.00 p.m. 109937

FERNANDO – KUMARAWATTHAGE SHIELA JEAN MARIE. Beloved wife of late Mervyn Fernando, precious mother of Vasana, Rushika and Primal, loving mother-in-law of Shantha Mendis and Natalie de Jong, grandmother of Ishara, Shenali, Niroshi, Dulaj, Oshien, Yalindi and Emilio. Cortege will leave No. 314/1/2, Bokundara, Piliyandala at 12 noon on Saturday, 18th July 2015 for burial at 4.00 p.m. at the Bolawalana Roman Catholic Cemetery, Negombo. 108345

FERNANDO – MRS. IRANGANI SWARNAMALI (Teacher of Moratuwa, Willorawatta, Gnanissara College). Beloved wife of Indunil Thushara Ratnayake, loving mother of Sumudu (St. Lawrance’s College, Colombo-06) and of Ineshka, loving daughter of Therese and of the late Neel, loving sister of Sunil, Shayamalie and of Shiromali, passed away. Cortege leaves residence No. 56, Rawathawatta Road, Moratuwa on Saturday the 18th July at 3.00 p.m. for burial at the Cemetery of Queen of Angles Church, Rawathawatta, Moratuwa. 108655

GOONESEKERA – MERCY of Waragoda. Beloved wife of late Emmanuel (Baby), loving mother of late Lal and of Sarath, Nilan, Lehanthi, Sr. Emmanuel (Carmelite Convent, Galle) and late Angelo, mother-in-law of Jennet, Merlin, Kumari and Pradeep Wickremesinghe, darling grandmother of Gihan, Deshan, Florida, Rajindini and Praneeth, sister of late Conrad and Lincoln, sister-in-law of late Melinda Goonesekera (Rev. Mother Mary of the Holy Family – Carmel Convent, Galle), Lucien, Annette and Rachel, expired. Cortege leaves residence at 3.00 p.m. today (18) for burial at St. Francis de Sales Church, Dalugama. 29, St. Jude Lane, Dalugama, Kelaniya. 109397

HORSHINGTON – ROSY (Survival Associates), loving daughter of late Rev. J.R. & Mrs Jemima Horshington, sister of Lily Stephen, sister-in-law of A. Jothy Stephen, late Sam Balasingh, Mercy Coilpillai, John Horshington and Daisy Money. Entered Eternal Rest. Remains will lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour from 8.00 a.m. on Saturday 18th July. Funeral Service at the Parlour at 3.30 p.m. on Sunday 19th July. Burial at the General Cemetery, Kanatte (Anglican Section) at 4.00 p.m. 109939

JAYASURIYA – JANET OLIVIA - Loving wife of late Edwin Walter (Elephant House), beloved mother of Sunil, mother-in-law of Deepa, precious grandmother of Devaka, Devinda and Dr. Chittahari, everloving sister of late Rev. Dr. W.G. Wickramasinghe, J.W. Wickramasinghe (late), Pearl Welagedara (late) and Laura Somawardena, passed away. Cortege leaves residence Belmont, St. Andrew’s Mw., Kadawata on 18th July 2015 at 3.30 p.m. for burial at Biyanwila Baptist Church Cemetery, Kadawatha. Tel. 0773637481. 109900 MRS.

HELENA MENDIS - Beloved wife of late Headquarters Inspector of Police Mr.T.J.Mendis, loving mother of Manil (Sri Lanka Navy and the Capital Maharaja Organization), Anura (Company Director and Homagama Lions Club), Harshini, loving mother-in-law of Manjula, Nalini and Sumith (Attorney-at-law, Homagama), beloved grandmother of Sanjaya, Asela, Yohan, Misal, Udeesha, Thanusha and Amasha, Mrs.Helena Mendis (85) passed away. Remains will lie at No.13A, Rathambalahena, Padukka Road, Godagama, Meegoda. Funeral on 18th Saturday at 5.00 pm at the general crematorium, Meegoda. 107123

PERERA – SUJATHA – Loving daughter of late Fredick and Anula Munasinghe, wife of late Charle, sister of Helen, Lloyed, Suwarn, Nellie, Manel and late Rene, Kanthi and Kirthie. Cortege leaves residence 21/1, Pagoda Rd, Nugegoda at 4.00 p.m. on Sunday 19th of July for cremation at General Cemetery, Borella. 109382

WEERAWARDANE – IVOR Dearly beloved husband of Jayanthi, loving father of Chinthaka, father-in-law of Madhuri, loving grandfather of Jethiya & Dhiren, loving brother of Noel, late Morris, Ananda & late Priyantha, Nalini & Manel (Australia). Cortege leaves residence at 2.30 p.m. on 20.07.2015 No. 35/3, 1st Lane, Gemunupura, Kaduwela. Tel: 0112538454. 108117

WIJAYARATNE – DAISY ASTRID. Beloved wife of late Mervyn Wijayaratne (former Proprietor – Jonathan 1924), mother of Ransirini, Desiree, Deepthi, Chintha, Jehan Wijayaratne (Chairman Jonathans 1924) and late Dinesh, mother-in-law of Nalaka Weeraman, Channa Gunaratna, late Michael Kreltszheim, Upeksha Wijayaratne, grandmother of Santhush, Ruwinda, Dushyanth, Michael, Jonathan, Ryan, Luke, Shanell, Jordan and Shane, great grandmother of Shavane and Yaara. Cortege leaves residence No. 300/3B, Dr. C.V.S. Corea Mawatha, Hokandara on Saturday 18th July 2015 at 9.00 a.m. for cremation at 11.00 a.m. at Genreal Cemetery, Borella. 108355.

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