ARUGGODA - G.L.K. (retired Instructor of Dehiwala Technical
College). Beloved husband of Kamani Weerakkody (retired Teacher - Sirimavo and
Sujatha Girls Schools), loving father of Dr Buddhika Aruggoda (Lecturer of
Advanced Technical Institute - Naiwala) and Vet. Surgeon Mauli Aruggoda (USA),
loving father-in-law of Mendaka Abesekara (USA) (former Staff Member of Lake
House), Beloved grandfather of Bineth Abesekara (USA), passed away on 7th May
2008. Funeral will take place on Saturday 10th May 2008 at 2.00 p.m. at the
Public Cemetery at Homagama (Niyandagala). No. 39, Hospital Road, Homagama.
CASIE CHETTY - FLAVIA Safe in the Arms of Jesus. Dearly beloved daughter
of late Dr. Linus and Beda, darling sister of Dr. Elmo, late Bona and of Dr.
Vasantha and Ranjit Abeysekera, Duleep and Patricia, Dr. Aiyeesha, Dr. Shyama
and Lakshman Fernando and Nirmala, dearest aunt of Dushyanthi, Natasha, Shehan,
Erandha and Paul. Cortege leaves residence No. 151, Pickerings Road, Kotahena
at 1 p.m. on Saturday 10th May. Cremation at General Cemetery, Borella at 2 p.m.
FERNANDO - SRIYANGANI Dearly devoted wife of Marius Fernando (Technical
Director of Blue Diamonds Ltd. & Ceylinco Coloured Stone Ltd. - Seeduwa), loving
mother of Avanthi, Achala (University of Kelaniya), Ashani (student of Ave Maria
Convent, Negombo), mother-in-law of Sheron Sampath (business), grandmother of
baby Avisha, loving daughter of the late Gerard (Gonawila) & Thelma (Chilaw),
daughter-in-law of the late Denzil Fernando (J.P.) & Dulcie (retired English
Teacher), sister of late Ravindra and Nimali, sister-in-law of Demotious
(Teacher of St. Benedict’s College), Maristus (business), Melagani (Italy),
Dammika (Italy) and Lakshmi, niece of Rev. Father Lucian Fernando (Vicar General
Kurunegala) and late Rev. Father Terence Fernando, Pauline Perera, Rev. Sr.
Scholastica (Good Shepherd Convent, Nayakakanda), loving aunty of Nadeera &
Demal, Dananjaya and Srini. The remains will be interred at the Roman Catholic
Burial Ground at Thambarawila on Saturday the 10th of May. Leaving residence
“Yayawatta”, Godella at 4.30 p.m.
GAMAGE - S.A. retired Teacher of Presbyterian Girls School - Dehiwala.
Beloved wife of late Ciril F.A. Gamage, loving mother of Sriyani (UK) and
Prasanna (Seylan Merchant Bank), mother-in-law of Deepthith (UK) and Sharmaine (UC
Ja-Ela), grandmother of Prishain, Shenonne Denis and Sonali. Cortege leaves
residence (53/2, Agaradaguru Mawatha, Kanuwana, Ja-Ela) at 3.00 p.m. on
Sunday 11th for Calvary Church Ja-Ela.
GUNARATNE IRANGANI - (Formerly BOC Corporate Branch). Beloved wife of
Lucky Gunaratne (Formerly BOC Reorganization Dept, Secretary Lions Club of
Azusa, Cannyon City), sister of Kularathne Jayatilleke, Punya Jayatilleke (Tea
Board), late Hemethunga and Karunadasa Jayatilleke (Former GM - Sugar Corp),
expired. Funeral will be held on Saturday 10th May at 9.30 a.m. in California.
6248 N San Gabriel Blvd #12 San Gabriel, CA91775. 55, Wijayaba Mawatha,
GUNESEKERA - HARISCHANDRA W. (Rtd. Agricultural Offiicer). Husband of
Padma, father of Samith (businessman), Dishan (Working Director - Water Supply
and Drainage Board), Chamal (businessman) Daneesha (Australia), father-in-law of
Anusha and Madhu, expired. Cremation on Sunday at Family Burial Ground at 4.00
p.m. Polkanatte, Malimboda, Palatuwa, Matara.
HONEGGER - MANOHARI (nee WICKREMARATNE) Dearly beloved wife of Gilles,
precious mother of Zita, Emilie and Louise, loving daughter of Glen and Mallika
Wickremaratne, beloved sister of Chandrika And Ananda De Alwis, Dilhara and
Ranjit Abayasekara, much loved “Punchi” of Sumedha, Dakshani, Yoshita and Giles,
passed away after a brief illness in Paris. Interment of ashes in Sri Lanka. The
date will be notified later. 59/2, Elhena Road, Araliya Uyana, Maharagama.
KUMARASINGHE - MR HERBERT (Advocate, Notary Public, Unofficial
Magistrate, all Island JP former Legal Consultant Steel Corporation and Colombo
Municipal Council). Beloved husband of late Chandrawali Kumarasinghe, loving
father of Priyanthi Silva, Senaka Kumarasinghe (Assistant Superintendent of
Police - CID), Danangani Kumarasinghe (ICL Marketing Maharaja Company),
father-in-law of late Lal Silva and Darshani Wijesekara loving grandfather of
Harshani, Rasika, Dulanjali Shakya and Dinithi, passed away. Funeral at 5 p.m.
on Sunday the 11th of May at General Cemetery, Borella. 133/16A, Gothami
PERERA - HUBERT OCTAVIOUS Beloved husband of late Doreen, loving daddy of
Ann, Charmaine and Sherine, father-in-law of Joseph Ratnayake, Wimal
Hewavitarane and Ravi Chinniah, loving grandfather of Johanne and Misako,
Dhaminda, Chinthaka (Japan), Randika (Aitken Spence Hotel Managements) and
Sheran (UK), loving great grandfather of Masatho and Akihiro, passed away.
Cortege leaves residence No. 14/9, Galpotta Road, Nawala, Rajagiriya on
Saturday 10th at 4 p.m. Burial at General Cemetery, Borella (Roman Catholic
PERERA - WALTER - Kurunegala. WALTER PERERA - Proprietor Wayamba Printers
(formerly of Glucorasa). Husband of Mayqueen, father of Champa and Deepika
(staff - Wayamba Royal College), father-in-law of Priyanga de Silva (U.S.A.),
expired. Cremation takes place at 3.30 p.m. on 11.05.2008 Sunday, at the
Muncipal Crematorium - Kurunegala. Cortege leaves residence at 2.30 p.m. No:
246, Wayamba Printers, Kurunegala.
SENEVIRATNE - B.M.B. former Unit Controller/Actg. AGM, NSB passed away on
Tuesday, 06th May, ‘08 after a brief illness. According to his wishes the
funeral was held on the same day. He is fondly remembered by his wife Kanthi
(Milk Board), children Nanda, Chandrika, Damitha, daughters-in-law Lekha,
Rowena, son-in-law Tissa and grandchildren, all friends and relations are kindly
requested to take part in Bana on Monday 12th May ‘08 at 7.00 p.m. at the
residence. No. 7/11, 2nd Lane, Nawala Road, Rajagiriya. Tele: 2866700.
SHANMUGANATHAN - MRS. A. Formerly St. Peters College, Bambalapitiya,
Colombo - 04. Beloved wife of late S. Shanmuganathan, Irrigation Dept. Colombo,
loving mother of S. Arichandran, S. Ravichandran, S. Balachandran, S.
Jeyachandran, loving sister of S. Thvarasingham, Ratnam and Mrs. S. Radhakrishan,
expired on 6th of May. Funeral Saturday 10th. Cortege leaves residence No.
6/7, Sahana Medura, Kanuwana, Ja-ela.Cremation at Kanuwana Cemetery.
VIVIAN - K.D. - Wife of late K.D. Alfred, loving mother of Nihal
(Sweden), Nemisious, Nalani, Kanthi, Upali (Sweden), sister of late Annesley,
late Henriata, Bietrice, Bernadeth, late Clotilda and late Claudious, expired.
Cortege leaves residence No.16, Main Street, Negombo at 3 p.m. on
Saturday the 10th instant for St. Barbara’s Church Burial Ground, Thalahena.
WICKREMASINGHE - ROHINI Beloved wife of late Vidya, mother of Yasmin,
mother-in-law of Mayantha Dissanayake, grandmother of Kiren, sister of Rukmini,
Methsiri and late Malkanthi, sister-in-law of S.S. Wijeratne, Isramdi, Ramie and
Chitra, aunt of Shiran, Roshni, Natasha and Dimitri, daughter of late Victor and
Clarice Herat Gunaratne. Cortege leaves residence 27/15, Rosmead Place,
Colombo 7 on Sunday 11th May at 3.30 p.m. Cremation at General Cemetery,
Kanatte at 4 p.m.
WIJESINGHE - SEELAWATHIE Beloved wife of M.A.J. Wijesinghe (retired
General Treasury), sister of late L.C. Karunaratne, sister-in-law of M.A.A.,
M.A.P., M.A.D. and Mrs Y. Karunaratne, expired. Cortege leaves Jayaratne
Parlour at 1.30 p.m. on Sunday 11th May. Cremation at 2 p.m. General
Cemetery Kanatte (Borella).