BOPEARATCHY - DON SIMON Pensioner (Justice of Peace). Husband of
late Mary Bridget, father of Nimalka Gaminie (Dimuthu Enterprises), Lalitha
(Australia), Mallika, Vijaya (Ex - Unilever), Sarath (Customs), late Rohan,
Kamal, father-in-law of Ossie (Ex - Hotel Nippon), late Felicia, Malcom
(Australia), Anton, Collet, Sandya, Shermila, expired at the age of 98 years.
Cortege leaves residence 520, Enderamulla, Wattala at 3.30 p.m. on Friday
05th for burial at St. Sebastian Church Cemetery, Enderamulla, Wattala. No
flowers by request.|
GUNASEKARA - MYRTLE, Beloved wife of late Leo S. Gunasekara, loving
mother of Niran (USA), Manique, Oniell (USA), Domanee (USA) and Druvi, beloved
mother-in-law of Norma (USA), Pastor Reine Devadason, Dilani (USA), Nandana
Premachandra (USA) and Dinesh Mendis, loving grandmother of Rae, Melissa, Shanil,
Oshani and Onali. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour on Saturday 6th
December at 3.30 p.m. Burial at General Cemetery, Kanatte (General Section).
155, Hill Street, Dehiwala.
GUNASINGHE - JOHN GNANA Loving husband of late Ruby, beloved father of
Deziree and Malcolm, son of late Mr & Mrs G. John Manuel, expired. Remains will
lie at Jayaratne Funeral Parlour. Burial will take place on Thursday 4th
December at 4 p.m. at the General Cemetery Borella.
KARUNARATNE - MRS CHANDRA nee GOONATILLEKE WEERAMAN Wife of M.D.R.
Karunaratne (Reggie), retired Entomological Asst. at Medical Research Institute,
Colombo. Mother of Drs. Maithra, Upekha, Mudhitha (England), Prasadhi, Dr Sardha
(USA), Dr Nirodhi (Retd Air Force), Dr Subodhi and Chaga, mother-in-law of
Jayantha, Susan, Dr Marie, Brigadier Tammita (Retd. Sri Lanka Army), passed away
peacefully, on 2nd Dec. 2008. Funeral will be held on 4th Dec. 2008 Thursday at
4.00 p.m. at General Cemetery, Gampola. Kobbewala Walawwa, Maithree Mawatha,
Gampola. Tel. 0812352554.
KULASEKARA - DHARMASIRI of Kalutara (Retired English Teacher). Loving
husband of Lalitha Amarakoon (Retired Master Teacher), loving father of Nethra
(Attorney-at-Law) and Ruwini (Accountant), loving father-in-law of Rajeendra
Narangoda (Attorney-at-Law) & Deeptha Samarasinghe (Chartered Accountant),
loving brother of Susima, Daisy Dassanayake, late Rathna and Asoka Pilapitiya,
expired. Funeral will take place on 4th December at Kalutara North Cemetery.
Cortege leaves residence at 4.00 p.m.
PEIRIS - SRIMATHI THUSITA Beloved wife of Victor, loving mother of Piyumi
Samaratunga nee Peiris Ranmuthugala and Bimal, loving mother-in-law of Priyantha
Samaratunga and Devinka nee Abeysinghe, devoted grandmother of Nath, Melinda,
Brooke, Maya and Seth, loving sister of Douglas and Gamini Ranmuthugala, Asoka
Samarasekera, Percy Perera and Sunil Ranmuthugala, sister-in-law of Janaki,
Karuna, Thompson Samarasekera, Chandra and Seetha, passed away peacefully at
home surrounded by family on December 1, 2008 in Minnesota, USA 5726 39th Street
West, ST Louis Park, MN 55416, USA (1-952-925-1336) and 20 Austin Place,
Colombo 8, Sri Lanka (94-112-693627).
RANAWEERA - GLADYS At Rest with Jesus. Relict of Advocate D.A.S.
Ranaweera of Kurunegala. Daughter of the late Chevalier C.L.W. Perera and Esther
Perera, loving mother of Calista (U.K.), Dr Yvonne (U.S.A.), Dr. Paxie
(Australia) Daphne (Australia), and Mohan Ranaweera, mother-in-law of Cecil
Jayasinghe (U.K.), Norman Ranasinghe (Australia), Harold Christie David
(Australia), and Rhonda Ranaweera, grandmother of Ronali, Ruani, Shalendra,
Dinuke, Roshnie, Vinod, Sujith, Andrea, Anushka, Jeshan and Amanda,
great-grandmother of Jude, Noha, Justin, Jordyn, Jakob, Olivia, Ruby, Sara and
Cleo, sister of Sybil Amerasinghe, Monica de Alwis, Joyce Seneviratne, Tressie
Wijesekera, Carmel Tillekeratne and Felician Perera and of the late Ivor Perera,
Hugh Perera, Helen Jayalath, Marie Abayasekara and Jerry Perera. Cortege leaves
residence 46/1, Pengiriwatte Mawatha, Mirihana, Nugegoda at 3.30 p.m. on
Thursday 04th December 2008. Burial at St Thomas’ Church, Kotte Burial Ground.
WICKRAMASINGHE (GRACE) - Beloved wife of Joy, mother of Laksri (Tandon
Lanka), Nihal - ex-Commercial Bank, Gihan (Business Pages), Needra, Darshan (Balcon
Agency), Dilrukshi and Dilan, mother-in-law of Sriya, Vajira (Seylan Bank),
Fathima, Malith (Golden Key Trading), Cheyril, Lasitha (Acme Printing &
Packaging) and Kumudini, grandmother of Dilshan, Ishan, Sanoj, Ronali, Romal,
Senuri, Minuri and Dinal, expired. Burial at Queen of Angels Church Cemetery
Rawathawatte, Moratuwa at 4.30 p.m. on Thursday, 4th December 2008. 9/7, 8th
Lane, Uyana Road, Lunawa, Moratuwa.
WICKREMASEKERA - SAM Beloved husband of late Francisca, dearly beloved
father of late Sextus, Doreen, Ruth, Chrishanthi and Malkanthi, father-in-law of
Jayantha and Ajith, grandfather of Amal, expired. Cortege leaves residence on
Saturday 6th at 3.30 p.m. for Interment at Catholic Section, Malkaduwawa General
Cemetery. No. 79, Sooriyawatte, Yantampalawa, Kurunegala.
YAHAMPATH - HAPPAWANA - KUSUM YAHAMPATH Ayurvedic Physician all island
J.P. Beloved wife of Dudley (Douglas), daughter of late Mr & Mrs Yahampath
Jayasiriwardena Veda Ralahamy, loving mother of Parakrama and Yeheshini (UK),
Kanishka and Dilrukshi (USA), dearly beloved grandmother of Thevuni (UK),
Nethmini and Milenthra (USA), much loved sister of Herbert, Charles, Felix (Kandygs),
Lambert (late Austin) and Cyril, sister-in-law of Prema, Ratna, Sita (Kandygs),
Kamala, Sheela and Lakshmi, expired. Cremation at Godigamuwa Cemetery at 6 p.m.
today (4th December). 216/1, Pamunuwa Road, Maharagama.
DHARMAKAN - PHILOMENA
(Retired Teacher Vivekananda Maha Vidyalaya). Beloved wife of Bobby
(Venice), loving mother and mother-in-law of Charmaine and Gerard Tharumalingam
(Toronto), Dr Christabel and Dr Giovanni Gentile (Venice), Cheryl and Dr Gino
Pistilli (Venice), precious grandmother of Ramesh, Vignesh and Naresh (Toronto),
Arianna and Davide (Venice), sister and sister-in-law of Liguori and Merle
Joseph, Clare Joseph, Albert and Damayanthi Joseph (Melbourne), sister-in-law of
late Francis and Clara, Christy and late Grace, late Reggie and Charlotte,
Alphonso and Benita, Rani and Capt. Delano, Catherine, Capt. Stephen, Capt.
Derrick and Anna, aunt of Adrian, Roshan, George Michael, Dr Bernadine (New
Jersey), Rohan (Venice), Tanuja, Ravi, Niranjan, Drushan (Marine Engineer) and
Dr Marylou, expired on the 2nd of December 2008. The funeral will take place on
the 4th of December 2008 at 10 o’clock at the San Martino Church in Venice,
followed by the burial in the San Michele Cemetery of Venice (Italy). Address:
Castello 2352, Venice 30122 Italy.