AMARASINGHE - HARRIET SUGUNAWATHIE Beloved wife of late Mr. D.S.
Amarasinghe of Gampaha, the only loving child of Mr & Mrs John Paulis Ralahami
of Hakurukubura, Mirigama, much loved mother of late Pearl and of Wasantha
(Legal Officer, People’s Bank), Herbert (Australia), Geetha, mother-in-law of
late Lakshman Kotalawala and of Mervin Haputhanthri, Mala (Australia), Gerard
Paiva (State Pharmaceuticals Corporation), precious grandmother of Wanda,
Dhanushka (USA), Jayani (Australia), Anouk (Australia), Ayesh (Australia),
Shanika and Lakshika, expired. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour on
Wednesday 28th January, cremation at General Cemetery Borella at 3.30 p.m. |
CANDAPPA NONIS CATHERINE (Nee CASIECHETTY). Relict of the late Peter,
loving mother of Desmond, Ridley, Heather and Daphne, mother-in-law of Maureen,
Royle Alles, Michael Candappa, loving nanna of Diana, Melanie, Johann, Natasha,
Shehan and Shalini, expired. Cortege leaves reisdence at 4 p.m. on Monday 26th
January. Burial at Nayakakanda Cemetery. No. 246, Hendala, Wattala.
DE SILVA - AUSTIN (Formerly of Labour Tribunals, Parliament and National
Intelligence Bureau). Beloved husband of late Beatrice, loving father of Anoma
and Nissanka (Richard Peiris & Co. Navinna), father-in-law of Sunimal (C.D. De
Fonseka and Sons, Panadura) and Renuka, darling seeya of Shelan (Sri Lankan
Airlines - Katunayake), Nadish (Student - St. Sebastian’s College - Moratuwa)
and Minoli (Student - Our Lady of Victories Convent - Moratuwa), brother of late
Francis, expired. Cortege leaves residence No. 12, Watson Peiris Mawatha,
Moratuwa for burial at St. Sebastian’s Church Cemetery, Moratuwa on Monday
the 26th January 2009 at 3.00 p.m.
DENIPITIYA - SUGATHAPALA (Retd. Walkers & Sons Company Ltd). Beloved
husband of Chandrika Denipitiya, father of Sumith (Sri Lanka Army Medical
Corps), Sudarshana (Retd. Major Sri Lanka Army, Gamunu Watch), Pradeep (England)
and Koshali, expired. Funeral at Attalapitiya General Cemetery, Bandarawela on
Monday 26th January at 4.00 p.m. No. 224/5, Attalapitiya Road, Bandarawela.
DISSANAYAKE - D.A.A. (Retired Senior Manager, Bank of Ceylon). Beloved
husband of Chandra Dissanayake (Teachers’ Training College - Dambadeniya),
loving father of Chandana (Nestle Sri Lanka), Uthpala (UK) and Dulanjala (SOS
Children’s Villages), passed away. Cremation will take place on Monday, 26th
January 2009 at Crematorium, Mahena, Warakapola. Cortege leaves residence No.
65, Narammala Road, Alawwa at 4.00 p.m.
FERNANDO - GEORGE Formerly of E.T.F. Board, beloved husband of Sheela
Udugama (deceased), expired. Cortege leaves residence 114, off Morawatta
Road, Nagoda, Kandana at 3.00 p.m. on Tuesday, 27th January 2009 for burial
at Nagoda, St. John the Baptist Church Cemetery.
HANNIBAL - DAISY Dearly beloved wife of late Leslie and much loved
darling mother of late Aloma, Yvonne, Sandra, Lester, Adrian, Keith & Allen,
mother-in-law of David, Albert, Emil, Sureka & Sushalo, sister of late Joe, late
Benedict, Christy Teckla (Australia), late Kingsley, Catherine (Australia),
Edmond and Rita, fond grandmother of Marlon, Shehan, Trevin, Andrew, Dirk,
Eshan, Stephanie, Dillon, Andrea, Alishia & Joel, grandmother-in-law of Michelle
and great grandmother of Ocean. Cortege leaves residence, School Avenue, No.
20/2, Nissansala Place, Attidiya, Dehiwala at 3.00 p.m. on 26th Jan. 2009
for Burial at General Cemetery Kantte, (Anglican Section), Borella.
ILLANGASEKERA - JAMES Retired Assistant Commissioner of Cooperative
Development. Beloved husband of Anula, (Retired Teacher), father of Prof. Upali
(Faculty of Medicine, Peradeniya), Prof Tissa (USA), Senarath (Retired Teacher)
and Dr. Nishantha (USA), father-in-law of Dr. Chintha (General Hospital Kandy),
Dr. Mali (USA), Ira (Teacher, Thismada Kanishta Vidyalaya), expired. Funeral
will take place on Monday 26th January 2009 at the Arambegama Crematorium,
Pilimatalawa at 4.00 p.m. Ketapitiya, Menikdiwela.
PERERA - SISIRA BETHMAGE Beloved husband of Sitha Perera, beloved father
of Umanga and Isuru, father-in-law of Russel (California),son of late Mr. Albert
Perera and Mrs. Karuna Perera, brother of Padma Abeysiriwardena, Gamini Perera,
Chandra Gunasekera, late Jayasiri Perera, Shanthi Rathnaweera, late Mala Perera,
Jayantha Perera and Vishma Abeysinghe. Cortege leaves Jayaratne Funeral Parlour
on 26th Monday at 5.00 p.m. at General Cemetery, Borella (Buddhist Section).
PERERA - SRIMAL Beloved wife of late Freeman, daughter of late Godfrey
and of Florence Goonetileke, mother of Shihan, Nishantha and Chaminda,
mother-in-law of Chamari and Aruni, grandmother of Bevan, Thashin, Shinali and
Nishali, expired. Cortege leaves residence 42, De Alwis Place, Dehiwela
on Monday 26th January at 3.30 p.m. for Burial at General Cemetery Kanatte [R.C.
R. PREMARATHNA EHELIYAGODA - It is with deep sorrow that we announce the
death of Mr. R. PREMARATHNA (J.P.), retired Adult Education Officer of
Wijenayake Mw., Eheliyagoda. Beloved husband of late Mrs Agnus Premarathne,
beloved father of Palitha, Rev. Willie and Lakshmi, loving father-in-law of
Shanthikumar, Priyanthie an Nayomi. The service will be at 4.00 p.m. on Monday
the 26th instant at his residence near the Police Station, Eheliyagoda.
Cortege leaves residence at 5.00 p.m. for cremation at General Cemetery,
Avissawella at 6.00 p.m.
RASIAH - ALBERT (Rtd. Teacher). Beloved husband of Kirupai, ever loving
father of Dharshi and Susie, father-in-law of Vasiharan and David, grandfather
of Anjali, James, Anushka and Kyran, brother of late May Kingsbury, Samuel,
Stanley and David, passed away on 23rd January 2009. 19, Strathayre Drive,
Duncraig WA6023, Australia. Informant Mrs. C. Rasaiah. Telephone No.
RAVEENDRA - RAJ S. Passed away on January 23, 2009 in Phoenix,
Arizona, USA. In his professional life he served as a Tea Taster at Brook
Bond (Ceylon) Ltd and Stores Manager - M.J.F Exports (Colombo) Ltd. In addition
to his professional life he was a member of the Baha’i Faith. He faithfully
served his religion all his life. During his 60 plus years of services to his
faith he did serve as a member of the earliest Baha’i Assembly of Colombo in the
1950’s. Later he served as a member of the National Spiritual Assembly of the
Bahai Faith in Sri Lanka for over two decades and as its Secretary for many
years. His services as an Auxillary Board member of the Baha’i Faith took him to
almost all the rural areas of Sri Lanka promoting his beliefs. He rendered his
services to humanity selflessly and with distinction. For such services he
recieved the admiration of all. They remember vividly his genuine care for
everyone irrespective of colour, race and religion. He was the beloved husband
of Nona Ratna, father of Dheena & Rhumi (USA), Zareen (Canada), Tony, Rhuhi (Sri
Lanka), father-in-law of Bassir, Lal, Jude, Lalitha, grandfather of Pardis,
Mehdi, Shirin, Anis, Taniya, Tamarih & Sabah. Funeral service was held in
Arizona, USA on Sunday 25th January 2009 (24:00 hrs Sri Lanka time).
SELLAPPA - MAHADEVAN Relict of Gowri, precious father and father-in-law
of Dr. Prahalath and Anoke, Gopinath and Georgina, Amarnath and Anne,
grandfather of Sara, Alice and Ines, brother of late Dr. C. Sivagnanam and of
Sathyadevi, brother-in-law of Therese, Hassanali, Indira, Mahesan and Yogini,
expired. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour on Monday 26th January.
Cremation at General Cemetery, Kanatte, Borella (Hindu Section) at 5.00 p.m.
FERNANDO - ROSARIO ELSIE (Nee MORAL). Beloved wife of the late Jayaseelan
Fernando, loving mother of Dorita, Tereston, Tyrone and Shiran, mother-in-law of
the late Brian Machado, Nilani, Chandra and Charmaine, loving grandmother of
Joevinie, Avonie, Ruvinie, Niroshan Trevor, Prakash, Kashmarie, Chevaan and
Chirshiane. Cortege leaves residence at 4.00 p.m. on Tuesday the 27th January.
Burial at Madampitiya Cemetery. No. 7, Modera Street, Colombo 15.