DAHANAYAKA - DAYANANDA SEPALA (Retired National Housing
Authority). Beloved husband of Leela Rohini Dahanayaka, father of Prasila,
Shirani, Anoma (Australia), father-in-law of Wickramasinghe, Wijesiri
Bandaranayaka (Attorney-at-Law), Ranasinghe (Australia), grandfather of Dilumi,
Viraj, Ruchira, Kevinda, Trishali (Australia), expired. The funeral on Sunday
06.07.2008 at Wewelduwa General Cemetery. Cortege leaves residence 4 p.m. No.
32, National Housing Scheme, Wewelduwa, Kelaniya.|
DE MEL - MARY
SCHOLASTICA Beloved wife of late G.H. Lloyd De Mel (retired Inspector of
School Works - Education Department), loving mother of Nirmalie, Minolie, Hiran
(The Finance Co. Ltd.,) loving mother-in-law of Sriyanthie, darling grandmother
of Jerome, Neomal, Derrick, loving sister of late Violet, Basil, Therese (USA),
late brother Patrick, sister-in-law of Beryl, Mavis late Maureen and Late Evlyn,
passed away peacefully on July 03. Cortege leaves residence at 3.00 p.m. Sunday
6, for Burial at Puwakwatte Cemetery (R.C. Section), 36, Kuleepitiya,
DISSANAIKE - PROF. GEORGE (Emeritus Professor of Physics). Beloved
husband of Vijayalakshmi; father of Dr. Gishan (Cambridge University); brother
of late Ben (Government Analyst), Prof. Stanley (Parasitology), Estelle, and
late Bernice and Joyce, father-in-law of Padmika, and grandfather of Gyan and
Avindra. Service at residence, 450/32, Piachaud Gardens, Kandy, on
Sunday, July 6th at 4.00 p.m. Cortege leaves for Mahaiyawa Anglican Section for
burial at 4.30 p.m. No flowers by request.
GOMES At rest with Jesus HARVEY FRIZIL (Former Accountant - Lake
House). Beloved husband of Sipila, loving father of Harshi and Ravi Ferdinando
(Apollo Hospitals Enterprise Ltd and formerly of SEC), precious grandfather of
Rashintha, brother of late Collin, Dorothy & Edgar, brother-in-law of Maureen,
Vilma, late Laurinne, Lynette, Eric, Chrisanthi, Ranee & Anutha and of Ranjan.
Cortege leaves residence No. 39, Lady Evelyn de Soysa Road, Idama, Moratuwa
at 4.30 p.m. on Saturday 5th July for service and burial at Holy Emmanuel
GOONETILLEKE - F.L.G. (LEO) (Ex Rowlands Ltd.) Beloved husband of
Anita, father of Anusha and Saman, brother of Merill, father-in-law of Ananda
and Senani, grandfather of Udini, Dilumi (Methodist College, Kollupitiya),
Adeepa (St. Peter’s College, Bambalapitiya), expired. Cortege leaves residence
on 06.07.2008 at 3.00 p.m. for burial Fatima Church, Dippitigoda. 401/A,
Subodharama Mawatha, Dippitigoda, Kelaniya.
JAYASINGHA -of Minuwangoda. Beloved husband of Allen Wanigasundara
(Retired Teacher - Minuwangoda BMMV), loving father of Prof. Kapila Jayasingha (Moratuwa
University), Paediatrician Anura Jayasingha (Polonnaruwa General Hospital),
father-in-law of Damayanthi, Manel (Doctor - Ragama Hospital), expired.
Cremation 06th July 2008 (Sunday) at General Cemetery, Minuwangoda. Cortege
leaves residence at 4.00 p.m. No. 10, Vijaya Mawatha, Medamulla, Minuwangoda.
PATHIRANA - DR RICHARD Beloved husband of Vijitha Pathirage (former
Lecturer, Teachers’ College, Unawatuna), loving father of Iromi (HNB), Ramesh (Emerchemie,
NB), Dinusha, loving father-in-law of Shaman (O.B.T.), Janaka (HNB), loving
grand father of Ramath Ridmi & Vihanga, former Minister of Education and Higher
Education, and Public Administration, Home affairs and Southern Development,
expired. Cortege leaves residence 70/1, Kitulampitiya Road, Galle at 2.00
p.m. on Monday, 7th July for cremation.
PERERA - COLVIN NEVILLE At Rest with Jesus. Beloved husband of
Beatrice (nee Hettiarachi), loving brother of Chitra and Raja, brother-in-law of
late Leslie, Antonette, Mahendra, Visaka, Lydia, Bernord, Chitra and George.
Cortege leaves residence No. 667, Etul Kotte, Kotte at 4 p.m. for service
and burial at Christ Church, Kotte on Saturday 5th July 2008.
RANASINGHE - JAYAWEERA ARACHCHIGE LILIYAN Beloved wife of late Don
Benedict Ranasinghe, loving mother of Dr. Kamalani Ranasinghe (Base Hospital -
Gampaha) and Dr. Pathmasiri Ranasinghe (District Hospital - Sandalankawa),
mother-in-law of Dr. Nevil Gunaratne (Teaching Hospital - Ragama) and Madhura
Damayanthi, expired. Cremation will take place at Family Burial Ground,
Nivandama at 4 p.m. on Saturday 05th July 2008. No. 339, Annasiwatta,
RANASINGHE - PREMARATHNE (Retired Teacher, Kirillawala Maha Vidyalaya)
passed away on 01st July 2008. Loving husband of Mallika Jayakody, father of
Nadika (Seylan Bank), Subodha, Chamesha, Kushan, father-in-law of Anusha (H.J.S.),
Waruni, beloved brother of Kusuma, Dharmadasa, Jinadasa (deceased), Premasiri
and Padma (Agricultural Research), brother-in-law of Soma & Keerthi (deceased),
Asoka, Tissa & Seetha (deseased), Kamala & Punyasiri (deceased), Shanthi &
Valari and son-in-law of D.C. Jayakody, expired. Cremation at Imbulgoda
Cemetery on 05th July at 3.00 p.m.
WARNAKULASURIYA Mrs HEADVIGES TISSERA Beloved wife of Mr W.W. Vincent
Fernando, mother of Zelesky (Australia), Pearl Tissera (Lawyer), Kingsley Mary
Frances Mabel Paul Anthony and Ernest, expired on 03/07/2008. Funeral takes
place at Katuneriya on 05/07/2008 at 4.30 p.m. Anthony Villa, Katuneriya.
WICKREMERATNE - CHANDANA July 2, 2008. Beloved husband and best friend
of Damayanthi (Dami), devoted and much loved father of Dinesh and Nicky, Nelani
and Tyson, grandfather of Imaia. Beloved son of the late David and Stella and
loving brother of Damayanthi, Anil, Shirani, Savithri, Tanky and Lal. He was the
centre of our lives and we will miss and remember him always. Relatives and
friends of Chandana are warmly invited to attend his funeral service to be held
in the Palm Chapel, Macquarie Park Crematorium, Corner Delhi and Plassey Roads,
Macquarie Park on Saturday, July 5, 2008, commencing at 11.15 a.m. Allan Drew
Funerals Castle Hill 9680 - 1344 An Australian Company.
WIJEYEKOON - EDMUND CHARLES retired Telecommunication Engineer,
beloved husband of Rathnaveli, beloved father of Indrani, Doctor Asoka (U.K.),
Rohini (New Zealand), Amitha (U.S.A.), Bimba, Senake (Australia), father-in-law
of Tilina Nanayakkara, Sugathapala Jayasinghe (New Zealand), Prince Kodagoda,
Abeyratne Banda, Rani (Australia), expired. Funeral Sunday 6th June at 4 p.m.
General Cemetery Borella. Cortege leaves residence 451/8, Elvitigala Mawatha,
Colombo 5 at 3.30 p.m.
DE SILVA - PUNYA Beloved wife of late Alfred de Silva of Magalle, Galle,
loving mother of Niranjala, Manoj & Jal, mother-in-law of Sisira Hapangama &
Shani de Silva, loving sister of late Clement, Tom, Lena, Siridasa, Amara Naomal,
sister-in-law of late Padma, Dharmadasa, Nissanka, Lilian & Kirthsiri, Geetha &
Sushila. Remains lie at Jayaratne Funeral Parlour. Cremation on Sunday 6th at 6
p.m. General Cemetery Borella. 380, Gonawela, Kelaniya.
OFFEN - HELEN NORAH (nee BUCKLEY). Wife of the late Cyril, mother of Anne
(Ceylinco Insurance General), late Doreen and of Tony, Christine (Brandix) and
Michael, mother-in-law of Maurice, Sharon, Lloyd and Shanthi, sister of Joan
(UK) and the late Hal and Eileen. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymonds Funeral Parlour
at 3.00 p.m. on Sunday 6th July. Burial at General Cemetery (R.C. Section)
WEERASEKERA - LEENA (Retired Teacher, Upadya Vidyalaya, Panadura),
beloved wife of late Ranjith Weerasekera (Notary Public, Panadura), mother of
Shantha Weerasekera (Attorney-at-Law, Panadura), mother-in-law of Subhashini
(State Engineering Corporation), grandmother of Hiranya and Inuka, expired.
Funeral on Sunday 6th July. Cortege leaves residence at 4 pm for interment at
Minuwanpitiya Cemetery Panadura. 29/3, Galle Road, Walana, Panadura.
XAVIER - MARY ELIZABETH (nee Gardiner Ponniah) Beloved wife of Fredrick
Xavier, mother of Sharmini Mohanraj and Shanthini Niles, mother-in-law of
Mohanraj and A.P. Niles, grandmother of Saumya and Divya Mohanraj, Vasanthakumar
and Vathani Niles, sister of late Ambrosia (Mani) John, late Ruby Arulpragasam,
Sarojini Chrysostom (Germany), late Viola Vedanayagam, Dr Joseph Ponniah
(Canada). Funeral Jayaratne Funeral Parlour Borella Sunday 6th July at 3 p.m.
Burial at Kanatte Borella R.C. Section. 155A Suvisuddharama Road, (off
Havelock Road), Colombo 6.