REV. SISTER MARIE CECILE A.C. (Teresia Fernandez) of Holy Cross
Convent, Gampaha was called to her Eternal Rest on Thursday 22nd May 2008.
Requiem Mass at Carmel Convent Colombo 10, on Saturday May 24th at 3.00 p.m.
followed by interment at the General Cemetery Kanatte. (Carmel Convent, 88,
Ananda Rajakaruna Mawatha, Colombo 10).|
COOMASARU - E.C. (Chandra)
Dearly beloved husband of Bubsy, loving thathie of Shirani & Mohan,
father-in-law of Vernon Edirisinghe & Sonia, loving seeya of Seedevi & Jude
Joseph, Chaya & Dinesh Gunewardena and Nareshka & Migara Meegahakumbura, loving
loku seeya of Rukshan Nilanga & baby Kavisha, passed away peacefully on 20th May
and was cremated according to his wishes at a private funeral at the General
Cemetery Kanatta on 21st May. 140/5A, Anderson Road, Dehiwala.
DE SILVA KALANSOORIYA - ROBERT (Printing Manager Ex Brooke Bonds)
Dearly beloved husband of Sarojini (rtd. Vice Principal Ananda Balika Mv Col
10), father of Sanjeewa (Web Developer), Sanvitha (Gold Corporation) and Ranmali
(NDB Bank), father-in-law of Sagarika Sudheera and Bajitha (Linia Agva), dearly
beloved grandfather of Pasindu, Odara, Harini, Malmie and Lithum. Cortege leaves
residents at 2.00 p.m. on 24th May. Cremation at General Cemetery Kanatta
Borella at 3.00 p.m. 10, Charles Place, Kotahena.
DIAS GUNERATNA - DAPHNE Beloved wife of late Eddie, daughter of late
Patrick and late Madlin Jayasinha, loving sister of Dr Stanley (Elmo) Jayasinha
(New Zealand), late Sam and of Nalini, sister-in-law of Matilda (New Zealand),
Kusuma (Australia) and Ranjan Dias Abeygunewardene, passed away. Cortege leaves
residence No. 13 A, Colambatantri Mawatha, Etul Kotte at 9.45 a.m. on
Saturday 24th May, cremation at General Cemetery, Kanatte at 10.30 a.m.
GNANASOORIAM - THAMBIAH EMMANUEL (IMMY) Entered Glory on Wednesday May
21 2008 Beloved husband of Suvarkam, Cherished father of Ruby, Noel (Dilishia)
and Pearl, son of late John and Grace Thambiah much loved brother of Mercy
(Clarence) Prince (Elizabeth), Angeline, Stephen (Shereen), Peace (Nesan),
Christine (John), Lucy (Ananda), Bright (Nithy), Rajan (Shamini) and Rosita (Ajanth),
brother-in-law of Sukantha (late P. Ambalawarner) late Solomon (Manel), Vasantha
(Selvarajah), Karuna (Jebby) and late Samuel. Visitation will be at Kelly
Funeral Homes and Chapels, 3000 Woodroffe Ave (South) Ottawa, ON K2J4G3, between
6 and 9 p.m. on Friday May 23, 2008. Funeral Service will also be at Kelly
Funeral Homes and Chapels on Saturday May 24, 2008 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon,
followed by burial service at Capital Memorial Gardens Cemetery 3700 Prince
of Wales Dr, Ottawa, ON K2C 3H1.
GOONETILAKA - G.C. (Colin) Retired Officer, State Bank of India,
former Administrative Secretary, Institute of Bankers of Sri Lanka, beloved
husband of Agnes (nee) Athapattu, father of Nalin, Rupa, Sarath and Hemamali
(Mali), father-in-law of Kusum, Ranjith, Padma and Athula, brother of late
Christobel (Chrissy), Bertram and Noel, expired. Cortege leaves residence on
25th Sunday at 4.15 p.m. for Cremation at Kohuwela General Cemetery. No.18,
Jayanthi Road, off Hospital Road, Dehiwala.
MR. RATNAYAKA NELSON K. (retired Executive Officer Local Government)
Ratnapura - beloved husband of Mrs Soma Ratnayake (N.T.S. Principal - Nawaloka
Hospital), loving father of Saliya (USA), Sonali (Linea Aqua) & Roshan, expired.
Funeral on 24th May at 3.00 p.m. at Ratnapura General Cemetery. No. 244,
“Ajantha” Moragahayata Ratnapura.
PERERA - GEORGE (formerly JEDB). Beloved husband of Rachel Jane,
loving father of Anne, Keshani and Sandaruwan, father-in-law of Tilak, Kapila
and Azhara, brother of Danapala, Charles, Lakshman and Tilaka. Cortege leaves
residence 15B, Peelipothagama Road, Pingarawa, Badulla on Saturday 24th
May at 3.00 p.m. for burial at Badulla Public Cemetery. TP. 060-2554078.
SURIYAARACHCHI - Mrs. DONA LATISHIYA JAYASEKARA of Sellakanda Road,
Negombo. Loving wife of late Joseph Suriyaarachchi, beloved mother of
Neelamanie (Italy), Tissa (Italy), Rani, late Prabath, Upali, Ramani (Italy),
Srilal (Italy), mother-in-law of Gunawardana, Olwin, Karuna, Violet, Latha,
Weerarathna and Florida, expired. Funeral will be held at 4.00 p.m. on 25th
Sunday at the General Cemetery Negombo.
THURAIRAJAH - SRIPATHY Beloved wife of S. Thurairajah (Ex Bank of
Ceylon), loving mother of Sakthi, Suganthi and Yatusan, mother-in-law of
Srirangan, Shirani and Priyatharsani, loving sister of Paramapathan,
sister-in-law of Selvarani, grandmother of Shiven, Nivethika, Arani, Piruthuvi
and Mithuna. Cortege leaves residence No.124, W.A. Silva Mawatha, Colombo 06
at 9.15 a.m. on Sunday 25th May. Cremation at General Cemetery Kanatte (Hindu
Section) at 10.00 a.m. No flowers by request.
BARTHOLOMEUSZ - AVERIL -
At Rest with Jesus, relict of Hugh Bartholomeusz, daughter of the late Justice
O.L. de Kretser and Mrs Leah de Kretser, sister of the late Margreta de Kretser,
late Justice O.L. de Kretser Jr., late Ivor de Kretser and the late Wendy
Whatmore, beloved aunt of Wendy and Monte Holsinger, and of Margot and Davenal
Flanderka, Bill and Cessie de Kretser, Patricia and late Tony Heyn, O.L. de
Kretser III, Sonia and Jim Reid, Deirdre Wilson and Michelle de Kretser, all of
Australia. Cortege will leave A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour at 9.30 a.m.
on Sunday 25th May, Cremation at General Cemetery Kanatta at 10.00 a.m.
GARARTH - ILONA GERMAINE (nee FERDINENDS). Safe in the arms of Jesus.
Wife of the late Erna, much loved mother of Beverly, Trevon, Shane (all of
Australia) and Cheryll, beloved mother-in-law of Vyvette, Nilmini, Sandra (all
of Australia), late Deborah, Adrian Gomez (Fingara), darling nana of Tashya,
Karen, Leah and Caitlyn (the late Vanessa, Mike and Shannon), Ainsley and
Jessica, Greame and Anurein Gomez, loving sister of Veena, Mignonne, Gorretti
and Dexter (all of Australia), Merita and Moya (the late Franklin, Dale and
Mitsy). Cortege leaves residence at 3 p.m. on 25/05/2008 for burial at General
Cemetery Kanatte, Roman Catholic Section. 31/23 C, 2nd Lane, Rubberwatte
Road, Delkanda, Nugegoda. (Australian papers please copy).
J.C. NICHOLAS (Former Deputy Chairman, Delmege Forsyth). Beloved husband of
Gladys (nee Fernandopulle), loving father of Savithri, father-in-law of Russell
Rodrigo, loved grand-father of Ramon and Raminda, eldest son of the late Peter
and Theresa Rodrigo, son-in-law of the late Muhandiram Charles & Mary
Fernandopulle, brother of the late Mercia, Basil & of Marcelline, Patricia and
Joe, brother-in-law of the late Joseph Tavarayan and of Lilamani Rodrigo,
Annette Rodrigo, late Victor Casie Chetty & of Muriel Rodrigo, late Terrance
Fernandopulle, Philomena Casie Chetty and of Rita Rajanayagam, passed away
peacefully in Sydney, Australia. Funeral will take place on Monday 26th May,
viewing to commence from 9.15 a.m. followed by mass at 10.00 a.m. at St. Luke’s
Catholic Church Beaconsfield Rd., Revesby. 116 Market Street Condell Park NSW
2200 Australia. Phone : 61-2-97095676. Email : firstname.lastname@example.org