BALASINGAM - ARULRAJAH (Retired S.I.P.R.,
Postal Department). Son of late Mr and Mrs Balasingam, beloved husband
of Paranithy (Pearl) nee Kanjhappoo, father of Dr. Paksho Gnanarajah,
grandfather of Shane, father-in-law of Dr. S.V. Gnanarajah, brother of
late Kamala Jayaratnasingam, Palarajah, late Saraswathy, Jayarajah,
Sriskandarajah, late Dr. Sri Krishnarajah, Dr. Mrs Luxmi Telesinghe,
expired. Remains lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour, Borella
from 9 a.m. on the 19th. Funeral service at 4 p.m. on the same day and
burial thereafter at Kanatte.
CORERA - JOE - Beloved husband of Matilda, loving
father of Sanjay (Swedish Trading Audio Visual) and Virginia (Oriflame),
Shamarlie (HSBC) and Rishi (Ericsson), loving papa of Liana and Shanaya, loving
brother of late Anton and of Titty Paiva (France). Cortege leaves residence
No.19, Frances Road, Colombo 6 at 4.00 p.m. on Thursday 19th November.
Burial at General Cemetery Kanatte (RC Section) at 4.30 p.m.
DE SILVA - SILTA (nee PEIRIS) - At rest with Jesus.
Beloved wife of late Basil de Silva, loving mother of Sumitha, Denzil (St.
Thomas’ College, Mt. Lavinia), Sheila and Anusha, mother-in-law of Selwyn,
Sriyani, Sarath and Bonnie, fond grandmother of Sumudu, Sneha, Kumudu, Sashika,
Sevwandi, Shany & Sherony, great-grandmother of Shenon and Seniya. Cortege
leaves residence at 4.00 p.m. on Thursday 19th November for Service and
interment at Holy Emmanuel Church, Moratuwa. 22/7, “Suramya”, Domingo de Mel
Mawatha, St. Peter’s Road, Moratuwa.
FERNANDO - N.C. (retd. Suptd. Postal) Beloved
husband of Kusuma (retd. Telecom), father of Sujeewa (Leco), Suranthi (formerly
Sampath Bank), HSBC Dubai, father-in-law of Udesha (Ino Data), Viraj (formerly
Sampath Bank), Emirates Bank Dubai, expired. Funeral today at Crematorium
Hokandara, 160/285A, Lake Road, Wickramasinghepura, Battaramulla. Tel.
RODRIGO - VICTOR (former Manager of Galle Face
Hotel). Beloved husband of late Matilda Margerette, father of Sirini,
father-in-law of Ranjith Siyambalapitiya, brother of Henry, grandfather of
Jithni, Rasith, Miron and late Sajith, expired. Cortege leaves residence 335,
Dombagahawatte, Uswetakeiyawa at 4 p.m. on 19th November for burial at Roman
Catholic Cemetery, Uswetakeiyawa.
SEBASTIAN - T.D. Justice of the Peace, retired
Principal, Elle Instructor of Ministry of Sports and former Chairman of Elle
Federation. Beloved husband of retired teacher Phelomena Gunasekara, loving
father of Nirmala and Kamala, loving father-in-law of Freddie and Rohitha,
ever-loving grandfather of Ovin, Oliva and Ofilia, expired. Funeral will take
place at 3.00 p.m. at St. Lazarus Church Ground at Kurukulawa on 20-11-09
(Friday). 455/3, Heenkenda, Ragama.
SENANAYAKE - MRS TILDA wife of late Francis, loving
mother of Dehand, Malinga and Kaushal, mother-in-law of Dharshana, Renuka and
Prashanthi, darling Aththamma of Dilshan Tony, Andrew, Deshani, Sarah Naomi and
James. Cortege leaves residence at 3.30 p.m. on 19th Thursday for Cremation at
4.00 p.m. Nawala Cemetery. 409/14, Senanayake Mawatha, Pitakotte. Tel:
SUBHAWICKRAMA - JAYANTHA VISHWANATHA (Airport and
Aviation Services Sri Lanka Limited). Beloved husband of Priya (People’s Bank -
Kandy), loving father of Natha (I.T.N.), Dheera and Chatura (Australia), son of
late Munidasa Subhawickrama (Author) and late Leela Subhawickrama, youngest
brother of Rupa (U.K.), late Gemunu (Bandarawela), Dr Chithra (Australia),
Perakum (Maharagama), Asoka (Australia), Rasin (Australia) and late Lakshmie and
brother-in-law of Leonard, Damayanthie, Dr G.U. Swarna, Saman and Kusum,
expired. Cortege leaves residence Subhalaya, Ampitiya at 5.00 p.m. on
19th November 2009. Cremation at General Cemetery Kandy at 6.00 p.m. Mahaiyawa.
SUMANAPALA - NORMA Loving wife of K.P. Sumanapala,
loving mother of Gayani, Vayani, and Isuravi Sumanapala, passed away on Tuesday
17th November. Cremation will take place at Siyambalapewatta Crematorium in
Delgoda on Thursday 19th November at 5 p.m. Norma is fondly remembered by family
and friends. 664, Wawekalle Estate, Mankada Rd, Kadawatha.
GUNARATNAM - SELLATHURAI (Retd. Permanent
Secretary). Son of late V.S. Sellathurai and late Nagammah of Saravanai,
son-in-law of late S.M. Kandiah M.B.E. and late Thilakawathi of Naranthanai,
beloved husband of Pathmawathi, loving appa of Dr Damayanthi, Dr Sathyendra and
Mahendra, father-in-law of Balendran, Lavanya and Rosita, darling thatha of
Karthik, Neela, Chittrangi and Aksharan, brother of late Thevarajah and
Sarojinithevi Thiagarajah, passed away peacefully. Funeral arrangements will be
notified later. 12, Retreat Rd, Bambalapitiya.
PASAN PANDULA - Beloved son of Upali Fernando (Moratuwa)
(formerly State Engineering Corporation, UNIVOC / ACTA) and Nalini (Panadura),
much loved brother of Harith and Sarangi (Dubai), expired. Cortege leaves
residence at 10.00 a.m. on Saturday 21st. Cremation at Boralesgamuwa Crematorium
at 11.00 a.m. No.18/8A, Sooriyamal Mawatha, Pepiliyana. Tel. 011-2824672.