VEN. DHAMESHI SIL MATHA (Nepal National)
passed away on 05th October 2005. Cremation will take place at 5 pm on
Saturday 08th October at Kohuwala Crematorium, religious rites will be
performed at 2.30 p.m. at Siri Sangamittaramaya, Madiwela, Kotte.
Informed by Ven. Nepalese Vineetha Thero and all Nepalese Monks &
DALPADADO - VICTOR EMERDIUS (Retired
Deputy Director, Department of Agriculture) Beloved husband of late
Padmini Galagoda, loving father of Chandra (Australia), Ranjit (USA),
Upali, Swarna (Australia), Iranganie (Australia), Lakshman and Padmini
(Norway), loving father-in-law of Hiroko (Australia), Padma (USA),
Kanthi, Bandula (Australia), Yasmin, Kanthi, Sarath (Australia) and Atle
(Norway), expired. Cortege leaves residence at 10.15 a.m. on Sunday 9th
of October. Cremation at General Cemetery Borella at 11.00 a.m. 4A,
Sarasavi Gardens, Nawala Road, Nugegoda.
FERNANDO - A.S.K. (ASHU) Husband of Asha,
father of Asiri, Ashok and Arthi, father-in-law of Sujatha and Damien,
son of late Mr & Mrs Arthur S. Fernando, passed away peacefully and was
cremated privately according to his wishes. No. 357 1/1, R.A. De Mel
Mawatha, Colombo 3.
FERREIRA - ANNESLEY (Former Sports Editor
Sunday Times). Loved husband of Loretta, darling father of Fiona,
Marlon, Andreen and Willabe, father-in-law of Ushan D' Alwis, Suhaniya,
Clarence Homer and Ashanthi, son of late Mr & Mrs H.C. Ferreira, brother
of Myrtle, Douglas, Monica, Roger and Dawn. Cortege leaves A.F.
Raymond's Funeral Parlour at 4.00 p.m. Saturday 8th October. Burial at
General Cemetery Borella (R.C. Section).
GNANAPRAGASAM - GRACE Beloved wife of
late J.S. Gnanapragasam, loving mother of Roy, Roselind, Robert, Iris
and Wilfred, mother-in-law of George, Rosabelle, Rev. Sarvananthan, Ann
and Priyadharshini, grandmother of Cynthia, Niranjan, Romola, Sudharshan,
Rathini, Chrishanthan, Godwin and Michelle, expired on 6th October. The
funeral will take place on Saturday 8th. Cortege leaves residence after
service at 2.00 p.m. from No. 17, Yahalabedda Road, Haputale for
service at the Church of the Asension, Bandarawela at 3.30 p.m. and
thereafter burial at General Cemetery, Bandarawela.
MIRANDO - TRYPHON 64 Group of Royal
College sadly announces the demise of our colleague TRYPHON. All members
are requested to assemble at 4 p.m. on the 10th at 4 p.m.
NONES - CYRIL (MONTY) Retired Chief Petty
Officer of the Royal Ceylon Navy. Beloved husband of Primrose (Marie),
loving father of late Yoland and of Judith (Australia) and Honorine,
father-in-law of Hilary Felsinger (Australia) and Yohan Fonseka, loving
Papa of Samantha, Melissa, Sasha, Hans and Brooke, brother of late Elmo,
late Eric and of Hyacinth, Luke and Willie. Cortege leaves A.F.
Raymond's Funeral Parlour at 3.30 p.m. on Saturday 8th October. Burial
at St. Thomas' Church Burial Ground, Kotte at 4.30 p.m.
PERERA - HERMAN J.C. (Former President of
the Bar Association of Sri Lanka and the Sri Lanka Law Society). Dearly
beloved husband of the late Sita, precious father of Varuni, loving
father-in-law of Rohan Jayasekara, darling grandfather of Janek and
Surani, Ashane and Yaveen, great grandfather of baby Jayden, son of the
late C.S.A. Perera and Nita Perera of Moratuwa, brother of the late
Renfred and Eardley, Carmen, Winston and Anton, passedaway peacefully.
Cortege leaves residence on Sunday 9th October 2005 at 4 p.m. burial at
the General Cemetery Kanatte (R.C. Section), No. 400/60/2, Longdon
Avenue, Bauddhaloka Mawatha, Colombo 7.
ROCKWOOD - BRIG. GABRIEL MOHAN (Rtd) -
Safe in the Arms of Jesus. Beloved husband of Rohini, loving father of
Shahnaz (HSBC) and Gabriel, loving son of late Col. David N. Rockwood
and Sarasvati Rockwood, brother of David (Aust), Shyamala (Aust) and
Sukumar (ICRC). Cortege leaves residence after service at 4 p.m. Burial
General Cemetery, Kanatte (Anglican Section) Saturday October 8th 2005
at 5 p.m. 31/1, Bullers Lane, Colombo 7.
SENAPATIRATNE - SARAH. Beloved wife of
Tiddy (Evangelist), loving mother of Nalin & Linda (USA), Jayantha &
Dilani, Ranjit & Chintha and Priyantha & Nilanthi, loving grandmother of
Tim & Amy (USA), Kevin & Jenny (USA), Jayani & Dishan, Deepika &
Dharshan, Mishal & Ranjan, Sheal, Cheran, Shiloni, Prinith, Nithpriya &
Prineetha, great grandmother of Andrew, Jacob & Gabrielle (USA), Shyara,
Rajiv, Dilani, Dilhan & Dhanuk and sister of the late Eva, Charles,
Clara and Dionesius, entered into the presence of Jesus. Funeral
arrangements will be notified later.
TISSERA - J.H.S. (Sumith) - Retired
Deputy Director of Education, Ministry of Education, "Isurupaya" &
Deputy Director, Ceylinco Sussex Educational Service, beloved husband of
Ranjani (Retired in-Service Advisor, Zonal Education Office, Sri
Jayawardanapura), loving father of Chryshanthi (Sampath Bank), Manu
(Institute of Policy Studies), father-in-law of Vajira Lokuhetty
(Meteorological Department), Manoj Gunasekara (The Finance Company),
expired. Cortege leaves residence at 2.00 p.m. on Saturday 8th October
for Cremation at General Cemetery, Borella at 3.00 p.m. No. 62, Ferry
Road (Off Mahindarama Road), Etul Kotte, Kotte.
VITHANAGE - C.R. Retired Chief Engineer
(Way & Works) Railway. Son of late Mr & Mrs H.P. Vithanage, beloved
brother of late Jayantha, Prema, Lalani, Anula and late Sudaththa,
brother-in-law of K.B. Weerasekara and Sama, expired. Cremation at
Talahena Cemetery, Malabe on Saturday 8th October at 4.30 p.m. Cortege
leaves residence at 3.45 p.m. 1/16, 2nd Lane, Church Road, Thalangama
South. No flowers please.
WEERASEKARA - NOEL - (ex Air-Force
Warrant Officer) - Dearly beloved husband of Patricia (Pat), loving
father of Priyanthi (Peonex Trading) and Nilamani (Canada),
father-in-law of Amal (Peonex Trading) and Lalith (Canada), darling
grandfather of Marlan and Shan (Royal College - Colombo), loving brother
of Danapala, brother-in-law of Denis Wijesekara (ex-Air-force), expired.
Cortege leaves residence. 640/20, Colombo Road, Kurana (Lane
adjoining Rimaka Tyre Shop), Negombo on 08.10.2005 at 4.15 p.m.
(Saturday). Cremation at General Cemetery Negombo (Manngokka Hena).
DE SILVA - DAISY (nee TILAKARATNE). Beloved wife of late Mr A.M.
Silva, loving mother and mother-in-law of Pushpa and Athula, Lakshman
and Sheela, Jayampath and Priyanthi, Saroja, Priyantha, Savithri and
Lalith, Theja and Lekha, Shani and Vernol, expired. Cortege leaves
residence, 134/3, Stanley Tilakaratne Mawatha, Nugegoda at 3.30
p.m. for cremation at General Cemetery Kanatte, at 4.00 p.m. on Sunday,
9th October 2005.
JAYASEKERA - R.W.K. ROSALIN NONA. Beloved wife of Mr L.
Jayasekera of Kandegedara, Maharachchimulla, loving mother of
Anulawathie, Wasanthi, Nihal Jayasekera (Custom Superintendent), Ranjith
(Businessman), Ajith & Upali, expired, at the age of 84, on 07th Oct.
2005. Funeral will take place at 3 pm on Sunday 09th Oct. at
McLEOD - JOSEPH ROBERT. Beloved husband of Achala and loving
father of Talia, brother of Mary and Joan, expired. Cortege leaves
Mahinda Funeral Parlour, Mt Lavinia on Sunday 9th October 2005 at 4.00
p.m. for cremation at Galkissa Crematorium. No.108/37, Watarappola
Road, Mount Lavinia.