ANTHONIS MALLIKA - Wife of late Solomon, beloved mother of
Sriyani (Sri Lanka Tea Board), mother-in-law of Brigadier Leslie Tennakoon
(Ministry of Defence), much loved achchi of Mahesha (Sri Lankan Air Lines),
Nayomi & Nadeesha, sister of Hema Ranaweera & late Nandana, Lionel, Bandula,
Dhammika & Mahinda, sister-in-law of Dr P.R. Anthonis, Vincent, Muriel & Lionel
& late Dr P.J. Leena, Emily, Caroline, Edward, Arthur, Mahinda Ranaweera,
Richard Perera, Rohini, Ada & Dorothy, expired. Cremation at Beddagana Cemetery
on Saturday 18 April at 5.00 p.m. Coretege leaves residence at 4.30 p.m. No.
8/11, Raja Mawatha, Rajamahavihara Road, Pita Kotte.|
CROOS: W. MARGRET (Retired Teacher). Loving wife of late Henry Sovis,
dearly beloved mother of Shanthie, mother-in-law of Stephen Peris (asst.
Director - S.L. Customs), sister of late Rev. Bro. Jones (Marist), late Rev.
Sister Alfreda (Holy Family), late Brigida, late Josephine, late Vincent Croos
and Monica, Scholastica, expired. The remains lie at Henry Cot, Mirisankotuwa,
Bolawatta. Cortege leaves residence on Saturday 18th April at 3.30 p.m. for
burial at Roman Catholic Cemetery, Dehiyagatha (Ja-Ela).
DE MEL - DR R.G. KENNETH (Retired Obstetrician and Gynaecologist Castle
Street Hospital for Women). Beloved husband of Priya, loving father of Ronali,
Roshini and Romesh, father-in-law of Dinesh, Laknath and Ruwanthi, son of the
late Gladwyn and Hester de Mel, brother of late Romy, Norma, Doyne and Lorna.
Cortege leaves residence at 3.15 p.m. on Sunday 19th April for service at St.
Peters Church Koralawella, Moratuwa at 4 p.m. and burial thereafter. 21/50,
Polhengoda Gardens, Colombo 05.
FERNANDO - SYBIL (nee PIETERSZ) (Retired English Teacher) passed away
peacefully. Cortege leaves “Carmel” Martin De Porres Road, Wennappuwa on
19th April, 2009 at 4.00 p.m. Dearly beloved wife of late Reginold Fernando,
loving mother of Sumithra (Attorney-at-Law), Lilani (Teacher), Rienzie
(Engineer), Claude (Ruwan Construction) & Lester, affectionate mother-in-law of
Sarath Kumar (National Guide), Canicius, Malini (Director, School Works), Iona &
Thileena, grandmother of Sewwandi, Shalini & Amedha, Rumesha, Pahan, Dinithi,
Samitha, Suneth, Shermal, Nimashi, Eshani, Suneesha, great grandmother of Shayan.
FERNANDOPULLE - RAVI Beloved husband of Delaine, precious dada of Chris
(Ernst and Young), Revon (St. Joseph’s) and Elaine (St. Bridget’s), son of late
Mr & Mrs C.B. Fernandopulle, son-in-law of late Quintin & Marlene Fernandopulle,
brother of Dr Greg and Sulocha (U.S.A.), Selvarani, Rukmani, Sr. Benedict (Salvatorian),
Dr Maxie (Paediatrician) and Prof. Rohini (Faculty of Medicine, Colombo), Tarci
and Thangam, Lourdes and Terrence, Vinodhini and Kingsley Thomas (Canada),
brother-in-law of Diane, Jeremy (HSBC), Marlon (CIC) and Russel (Australia),
passed away peacefully on 12th April 2009. Burial took place at Dankotuwa on the
15th April 2009. Fatima Mills, Dankotuwa. / 27A, Jawatta Gardens, Colombo 5.
JEYASINGHAM - Dr MARINA DILRUKSHI passed away on Good Friday, 10th April
2009. She was the beloved daughter of Queenie and the late Jeyam Jeyasingham,
much loved sister of Mercy Dushyanthi Jeyasingham, granddaughter of the late Mr
and Mrs John Chellappah of Colombo 6, and the late Dr and Mrs Charles
Ganapragasam of Manipay, Jaffna. Service and interment will be on Saturday 18th
April in the UK. 15, Hartland Way, Morden, Surrey, SM 45 QN.
KODAGODA - M. SIRIYAWATHI Mrs M. Siriyawathi Kodagoda, mother of Dr
Sisira Kodagoda, Director of National Dangerous Drugs Control Board (NDDCB),
passed away. The funeral will take place on Sunday (April 19, 2009) at 4.00 p.m.
at the General Cemetery Borella followed by religious rites at 2.00 p.m. at the
residence, 103/4, Old Road, Nawinna, Maharagama.
PAUL - I.P. (Formerly of Ceylon Brewery Ltd, Nuwara Eliya). Loving
husband of Getsey Paul, father of Faith (CINDA / Smyrna), Leslie (New Zealand),
Stephen (India), Rani (India), Rufus (Canada), Kingsley (Germany) & Priscilla
(UK), father-in-law of late David Manickam, Ruthie, Mahes, Rupert, Christene,
Andrea, Ambrose Jesewani, grandfather of Indrajeet, Kishok, Praveen, Amritha,
Dinesh, Nadeesh, Mark, Narascha, Jerome, Suraj, Jessica, Vanessa & Alina,
great-grandfather of Reyhan Johanathan, passed away on 16th April 2009. May his
soul Rest in Peace with God. Funeral takes place on 18th April 2009 at 2 p.m. at
Holy Trinity Church, N’Eliya.
PUNCHIHEWA - MR P.E. (Former Asst. Director of Education and retired
Teacher R/Sevali Central College), Ratnapura, dearly beloved husband of SMC
Punchihewa, loving father of Dilshan, Roshani, Dileepa and Lakmal, passed away
peacefully. Remains lie at No.67, Weralupe Temple Road, Ratnapura.
Cremation at 3.00 p.m. on Sunday 19th at General Cemetery Ratnapura.
SIRIWARDENE - TILDA DAISY FERNANDO Retired Teacher. Beloved wife of
Claughton, mother of Chrisantha, Prasad and Deepika, mother-in-law of Primali,
Champa and Ananda, daughter of late Danister and Sylvia Weerasooriya, sister of
Ratna, Bodhi and Asoka and late Turine, Benson, Upali Gamini and Ravindra,
expired. Cortege leaves residence No: 118/51, “Isuru Pedesa” Sri Rahula
Mawatha, Katubedda, Moratuwa, at 4.00 pm for cremation at 5.00 pm on Sunday,
19th April 2009 at the Galkissa Cemetery.
ANTHONY - C.F.B. (BERTY).
Loving father of Shiran - president SJC - NCGE Group. Funeral on 18th (today) at
5 p.m. all SJC - NCGE Group members are kindly requested to call over at
residence at 4.00 p.m., No.99/6, Alwis Town, Hendala, Wattala.
ANTHONY - C.F.B. (BERTY) Former State Medical Stores and Proprietor
Summit Pharmacy Went to Glory. Son of Pepine and Maraya, dearly beloved husband
of Hedwige, darling father of Indira (Indonesia) and Shiran, loving
father-in-law of Tania Weerasinghe and Lal de Silva (Indonesia), loving
grandfather of Amrith, Onela, Kyle and Dylan, brother of late Allen, Daisy,
Cicil, Julan, Lional, darling uncle of Rev. Sr. Immaculate, Rev. Sr. Maurine,
Ivy, Eardly, Alani, Jessy, Jeane, Sylvia, Rita, Jacintha, Neil, Indrani, Oscar,
Deluni and Shehan. Cortege leaves residence No. 99/6, Alwis Town, Hendala,
Wattala at 5 p.m. on 18th (today) to St Mary’s Nayakakanda, Hendala, Wattala.
SAMARADIWAKARA - WIMALA Beloved wife of late G.D.A. Samaradiwakara,
loving mother of Nelunka, Gayani, Aravinda, Nalindra, mother-in-law of Terence
Jayatilaka, Anura Shantha, Dushanthi, Manjula Vitharana, sister of
Dharamagunwardana, Piyasena, late Keerthy, Kusuma, Prema Pinnawala, Chandra &
Attorney-at-Law Somsena Pinnawala, expired. Cremation at 6.00 p.m. 20th Monday,
General Crematorium, Paragthi Mawatha, Pannipitiya.
TYAGARAJAH - RATNA Treasured husband of Yajna, and darling father of
Gajan and Anouk, beloved brother of Dilip, son of late Doresamy and Gowri.
Cortege will leave No.40, Ward Place, Colombo 7 at 10 am on Sunday the
19th April for cremation at Kanatte, Borella (Hindu Section).
VYSE - ELMO (Retired Ema Strathspey Estate, Upcot). Beloved husband of
Ida, much loved father of Sohan (Melbourne), father-in-law of Vanessa, darling
grandpa of Branden & Jorden, brother of Yvonne and Mignonne, brother-in-law of
late Shirley Rambukwella, Oliver and of Marcus, Laetitia, Malini, Duncan, Irwin
(Germany) Savio (Germany) Sunila and also of Daisybelle, Vijayanthi, Sharmila
and Frigidian and late Esther. Cortege leaves residence on Sunday 19th April at
3.30 p.m. for burial at General Cemetery Negombo. No. 63, Chilaw Road,