ABEYWARDENA - DHARMAPALA SIRIPALA (ABEY) Formerly of CEB and LECO.
Beloved husband of late Maud (nee Sirimanne), loving father of Piyangi
(Australia), father-in-law of Devendra Weerasooriya (Australia) and darling
grandfather of Ayanthi and Duminda, brother of late Sirisena Dharmapala,
brother-in-law of late Pearl, late Henry, Charlotte, Peter, James, Irene (UK)
and Donald, expired. Cremation Saturday May 16 in Melbourne. 61, Benkel
Avenue, Cheltenham, Victoria 3192, Australia. Tel. +61395855543.|
AMARASEKERA - MRS PREMA (nee BULANKULAME) Wife of late Mr Willie
Amarasekera (retired Commissioner Local Government), beloved mother of Vijitha
(Australia) and Eraj (ex Ceylon Tobacco Co.), mother-in-law of Brian (Australia)
and Ajantha, darling grandmother of Mrs Shalika Rambukpotha and Mrs Sajini
Kurukulasuriya and of Sanjeewa Rambukpotha and Malith Kurukulasuriya (All of
Australia), sister of late Harry Bulankulame, Mrs Violet Ratwatte, Nalini and
Mallika, sister-in-law of Wimal Seneviratne and Douglas Nellegoda, expired.
Cortege leaves Jayaratne Funeral Parlour, Kalubowila on Saturday 16th May at
1.45 p.m. for Cremation at Kohuwela Cemetery.
BASKARAN GODWIN SABARATNAM of Sydney, Australia. (Old Boy of Jaffna
Central College and Ex Employee of Walkers Sons & Co. Ltd.) peacefully went to
be with the Lord on 2nd May, 2009. Loving husband of Niranjala (Niro) and son of
Sabaratnam (late) and Rosabelle (Urumpirai, Jaffna), brother of Gladwin
Shantheekaran (Urumpirai, Jaffna), Garwin Vinokaran (late) and Gavin Rasikaran
(Auckland, New Zealand), son-in-law of Jayam (late) and Thavam Sabapathypillai,
brother-in-law of Ranjini Rasikaran, Ranjan Sabapathypillai and Ravi
Sabapathypillai, uncle of David, Andrew, Michael, Shaun, Nishanthi and Ashika
(Auckland, New Zealand). Funeral took place on Thursday 7th May 2009 at 2 p.m.
at Quakers Hill Anglican Church. 4, Samuel Place, Quakers Hill (off Bali
Drive), Sydney, Australia. Burial at Castle Brook Lawn Cemetery, Windsor
Road, Rouse Hill. Family members.
DE MEL - SHIROMA HEMANTHI nee PERERA Dearly beloved wife of Pricil De Mel
(University of Moratuwa), loving mother of Shenavi (13 Science - Methodist
College) and of Shaveena (10 C - Methodist College), daughter of Mrs Freda
Perera and late Mr Shelton Perera, daughter-in-law of Mr Neville de Mel and Mrs
Janel de Mel and sister of Sheran Perera (Saudi Arabian Air Lines), Shamaka
Perera (E-W Information Systems Ltd) and of Shamal Perera (Hatton National Bank,
Ratmalana Ext), expired. Funeral will take place on Saturday 16th May, 2009 at
4.00 p.m. Leaving residence “Sisila”, No. 54, St. Anthony’s Road, Kadalana,
Moratuwa for service at the Methodist Church, Moratumulla, Moratuwa and
burial thereafter at the Church Cemetery. (Tel. No. 2652928).
DE SILVA - SOMA (nee WICKREMARATNA) Beloved wife of G.L. de Silva (ex -
CCS and of UNICEF), loving mother of Prasanna (Australia, formerly of Ansell and
Lanka Walltiles), Upul (Australia), Janaka (Veddagala Estate), Vajira (Canada)
and Charith (UK), mother-in-law of Padmi, Amalka, Rasika and Elaine, grandmother
of Hasith, Ruwangi, Visal, Vinul, Anouk and Sadhira, sister of late Prema, J.P.
and Yaso. Cortege leaves residence 126/11, Allan Avenue, Dehiwela at 3.30
p.m. on Sunday 17th May 2009, for cremation at 4.30 p.m. at General Cemetery
EDIRISURIYA - WILSON (E.P.W. de Silva) JP. All Island (former Product
Manager General Inks Ltd), beloved husband of Padma, father of Sujatha, Puhspa
(formerly Royal College) , Thusil (Seylan Bank), Thamara (USA), father-in-law of
Sanath Kalupahana, late Ravi Weerasuriya, Savithri & Aruna Jayathilleke (USA),
grandfather of Kanishka (MAS), Chamath, Kushan (Keells), Shavindra & Dulitha.
Cortege leaves residence at 4.00 p.m. 10, Sri Medhankara Road, Dehiwala
on Saturday 16th May for Cremation at Mount Lavinia Cemetery at 5.00 p.m.
ETHIGE JAMES ANECLITUS SILVA - Retired Sri Lanka Ports Authority, beloved
wife of Swineetha Anthony, son of late Vincent and Irene Silva, son-in-law of
late Mr and Mrs C.V. Anthony, loving father of Dhanuke (UK), Nelumka (Noyon
Lanka), father-in-law of Shermila, beloved grandfather of Baby Shenara, brother
of (late) John, (late) Malinee, Alphage, Anna, Leena, Winifreda, Josephine,
George (Canada), Rexy (Canada). Cortege leaves residence Saturday 16th May 3.00
p.m., for Burial at St. Peter and Paul Church - Ragama. “Nisala”, No. 123B,
Linton Ground Road, Peralanda, Ragama.
GUNAWARDENA - M.M. (Engineering Division - Sri Lanka Rupavahini
Corporation). Beloved son of M.M. Simon Singho, M.M. Milinona, brother of M.M.
Sisila Kumara, has passed away by an accident. Cortege leaves residence
No.1/67, Gampola Gedera, Pugoda at 4.00 p.m. on 16.05.2009 for cremation at
the Gampola Gedara family cemetery.
LOWE CLARICE - nee DE SILVA WIJEYERATNE At rest with Jesus. Beloved wife
of the late Stephen, loving mother of Lakshman, the late Indra, Bernadette,
Lalith Blaise and the late Premalal, mother-in-law of Ella, Oswin Silva, Merryn
and Desiree, fond grandmother of Alexandra, Nicholas, Maria, Anastasia, Michael,
Anusha, Amila, Aruna, Jonathan, Katherine, Dinali and Shanika, great grandmother
of Danielle, Natalie, Christopher, Felix, Amali, Johann, Anushka, Avishka,
Nelisha and Anisha. Remains will lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour, Borella
on Friday May 15th from 10 a.m. Cortege leaves parlour on Saturday May 16th at
10 a.m. for Cremation at General Cemetery, Kanatte at 10.30 a.m.
MEEGODA - SOMA (Retired Principal Anula Vidyalaya). Beloved wife of D.G.
Meegoda (retired Commissioner of Labour), loving mother of Namunu Sumudu Achira
& Himali, expired. The body will be placed at Boralesgamuwa Funeral Parlour (No.70
Dehiwala Rd, Boralesgamuwa) from 9.00 a.m. - 5.00 p.m. on Saturday 16th May.
Cremation at Maharagama Crematorium on the same day at 6.00 p.m.
SCHUCROFT - JEAN (nee LORD) Beloved wife of Shirley (Ex. F and G Group),
loving mother of Shane (DHL Dubai) and Jacqueline (Netherlands), much loved
daughter of the late Percy and Doreen Lord, loving sister of Chicko, Tony,
Heather (U.K), Faye (Jamaica), Cleo and Pamela (Australia), mother-in-law of
Shandala (HSBC Dubai) and Shehan (Maersk Shipping, Netherlands), loving
grandmother of Onela and Jenel, expired. Cortege leaves residence No. 50/27,
Edirisinghe Road, First Lane, Mirihana, Nugegoda on Sunday 17th May at 4.15
p.m. Burial at General Cemetery, Kanatte (Roman Catholic Section).
SEBASTIAMPILLAI - G. (retired PHI). At rest with Jesus. Beloved husband
of Rita, loving father of Raymond, Sujeewa, father-in-law of Emma, Dileep and
grandfather of Chenthalan, Marisa, Mahilvan, Fleming, Adam and beloved brother
of Xavier. Cortege leaves residence No. 122, Kotahena Street, Colombo-13
at 4.00 p.m. on Sunday 17th May, 2009. Burial at General Cemetery Kanatte
WARAGODA WEERASENA The death occurred of WEERASENA WARAGODA JP & Notary
Public, retired Principal. Beloved husband of Mrs P.D.D. Senadheera (retired
Teacher) and loving father of Sumana (Athurugiriya Service Station) & Pushpa
(Australia), loving father-in-law of Dr Kumari Welikala (NHSL) and Udaya Nanda
(Australia). Funeral will take place on the 16th Saturday at 4.00 p.m. at
WIJEKULASURIYA - SHANTHA Former employee of Maharajah Organization (I.C.L.
Marketing). Youngest son of late Mr & Mrs W.T. Wijekulasuriya, beloved husband
of Niranjala Wijekulasuriya (Sri Jayawardenapura Hospital), brother of Chintha,
Rukman, Ramya, Mahesh & Chandrika, expired. Cortege leaves residence at 60/2,
10th Lane, Wickramasinghepura on 16th Saturday at 3.00 p.m. Cremation at
General Cemetery, Borella at 4.30 p.m.
ABDUL MAJEED MOHAMMED ISMAIL (Rtd.
PHI). Dearly beloved husband of Noor Ismail (Fowzia), loving father of Inshirah,
Shaira, Jazuli and Jezura, father-in-law of Iqbal, Naseer, Mumtaz and Rizmiya,
passed away in Muscat, Oman on 15th May 2009. Janaza and Burial will take place
in Muscat, Sultanate of Oman on 16th May 2009.