DE KRETSER - JOHN MICHAEL DERRICK died on 20th July 2006 Melbourne,
Australia. Son of the late Lourdes and Earl De Kretser. Ashes will lie at A.F.
Raymonds Funeral Parlour on Wednesday 3rd January 2007 for service at 10.00 a.m.
followed by interment at General Cemetery, Borella.
DE SILVA - LILIAN AGNES. Beloved wife of Benny, mother of late Gordon
and Tyronne (Southern Highway Project), sister of Phyllis, Nelson and Leslie,
grandmother of Ashan and Charindi. Remains at Boralesgamuwa. Service 3.30 p.m.
at the Florists. Burial at Kohuwela General Cemetery at 4 p.m. on 02nd January.
No. 08, Awasa Road, Kesbewa, Piliyandala.
EDEMA - SHIRAN INDIKA. (Old Boy, Trinity College Kandy - 1998). Son of
Sanath (Ex Reckitt & Colman) and Sumana (General Hospital - Kandy), brother of
Harshi (Gateway Kids School - Borella), brother-in-law of Dharsha Pathirana (MAC
Supply Chain Solutions), expired. Funeral will be notified later. 72,
Gamudawa Pallekelle, Kundasale. Tel. 081-2422538.
FERNANDO - KUSUM Formerly at NHDA, Colombo. Eldest daughter of late Mr
& Mrs K.A. De Silva (Founder, Edwins, Ambalangoda), beloved mother of Indika &
Awanka, loving sister of late Ramya, Sarath passed away. Funeral on 3rd of
January at 4.00 p.m. No. 20, Station Road, Balapitiya. Tel. 0777-340797.
PERERA - LIYANAGE ALWIN DERRICK CLARENCE Formerly of Pugoda Textile
Mills and Cricket Umpire (BCCSL and ACUSL). Beloved husband of Corinne, loving
father of Sherwin, Melwin and Nellinne, father-in-law of Assuntha, grandfather
of Shevon, beloved son of late Walwin and Stella Perera, son-in-law of Norman
and late Doris Babapulle, loving brother of Reginald, Dorothy and Lolita,
brother-in-law of Shiromi, Nimal Fonseka and Marcus Alwis, Maxine and late
Daniel Puvirajasinghe, Rev. Fr. Leon Babapulle, Ralston and Shyamali Babapulle,
expired. Coretege leaves residence on Tuesday 2nd January 2007 at 4 p.m. for
burial at St. Anne's Church Cemetery, Wattala.
PERERA - T.W. WILMOT (Proprietor of Yataro Enterprises, Hotel Lake
View Laxapathiya Moratuwa, upper Tamaravally Estate Dolosbage). Beloved husband
of K.G. Asantha Perera, father of T. W. Jagath Perera, T.W. Chamindhi Maheesha
Perera, T.W. Sameera Perera, father-in-law of Damayanthie Paththinige, brother
of Rupa Rukmani Perera, grandfather of Dulvin Shenuka Perera, expired. Remains
lie at 509/41A, Thimbirigasyaya Road, Colombo 05 from 2nd Tuesday.
Cremation on Thursday the 4th January.
SAM - RAJAH Dearly beloved husband of Dr Gina Gnanes Rajah (UK), son
of late Mr & Mrs E.V.E. Rajah (SL), son-in-law of late Mr P. Nallaiah & Mrs
Seetha Nallaiah, brother of Evelyn Selvarajah (SL), brother-in-law of V.
Selvarajah, Mano Ananthanathan, Rani Fabian, Chachi Nallaiah (Australia),
Chandra Pathmanathan (SL), Nirmala Markanda (UK), Dr Chara Nallaiah (UK), Siva
Nallaiah (Canada), Raj Nallaiah (New Zealand), uncle of Terence Rajah
(Pakistan), Rebecca (UK), granduncle of Adrian Trevin Rajah (Pakistan) and
Dillon & Dilini Chithurajan (UK), died peacefully in UK, on the 9th June 06, and
was cremated in UK on the 16th June 06. Interment of Sam's ashes will take place
in Sri Lanka on Friday 5th January 07, with a memorial service at St. Paul's
Milagiriya Church, Colombo 4 and burial of ashes at the Christian Section,
Kanatte at 12 noon, followed by fellowship-get-together at 1.30 p.m. at the
Rooftop, of Seagull Court, 46, Collingwood Place, Wellawatte. All friends
and relations who wish to pay their last respect & join in the fellowship are
welcome on the 5th Jan. 07. Phone 2362449 Dr. Gina Gnanes Rajah (wife)
SELVADURAI - EDDIE ROY (Retired Inspector of Police). Beloved precious
son of the late Rasangam Selvadurai (retired Teacher of Holy Family Convent,
Bambalapitiya), beloved husband of Rathy (retired Physiotherapist), loving
father of Lohini (Journalist, BBC London), Kasthuri (Logistics Manager, Police
Aviation Services, UK), Indumathy (Senior Physiotherapist, Sheffield), loving
father-in-law of David Sillito (Journalist, BBC), Neil Fraser (MOD Engineer) and
David Bagnall (Quality & Improvement Manager of Supporting Housing), ever-loving
grandfather of Natalie & Charlotte Bagnall and Sharmini Fraser, passed away on
24th December. Funeral will take place on 5th January 2007 at All Saints Church,
East Finchley followed by cremation. No.78 Huntingdon Road, East Finchley,
London N2 9DU. Tel. No. 0044-2084445261.
SILVA - G.A. (Retired Teacher of Waishaka Balika Vidyalaya, Wellawatte,
Godahenage Asida Silva, the beloved wife of M.T. Gunasekera (Retired School
Master - Royal College, Colombo), beloved mother of Dr Kumudini Gunasekera (Tea
Research Institute, Talawakelle), Mekhala Gunasekera (Retired - Sri Lanka Army),
Dr Janith Gunasekera (Unique Clinique - Katubedda), mother-in-law of Dr Tissa
Amarakoon (Tea Research Institute, Talawakelle), Srinath Maddumage (Retired -
Sri Lanka Army), Ruwani Gunasekera (Central Bank of Sri Lanka), sister of Nanda
Kamala, Kusuma (deceased) Daya (Deceased) Victor Godahena (Retired Surveyor),
Arthur Godahena (Retired SLTB), Padmasiri Godahena (Civil Engineer), expired.
The cortege will leave residence 40/4C, Wijayaraja Mw, Nikape, Dehiwala
at 9.00 a.m. on 3rd January for cremation at Nedimala Crematorium.
SILVA - STANLEY S. Dearly beloved husband of Ruby, loving father of
Sharmini and Mignonne, father-in-law of Jayantha, grandfather of Vishan,
expired. Cortege leaves residence on Wednesday 3rd January 2007 at 4.00 p.m.
Burial at General Cemetery, Negombo. No. 150 C, Premachandra Estate,
Thimbirigaskatuwa, Negombo. 0312234188.