ABEYRATNE - JUSTIN EDWARD (Mervyn) Retired Senior Executive
People’s Bank, son of late Francis and Mary, dearly beloved husband of Inthan
(nee Rajab), loving father of Shiyami (Atamie) Shiyalal (Oman), Shiyamani,
Shiyaraj (Police Narcotics Bureau) and Shiyanthini, father-in-law of Harsha (Nawakrama),
Sharon (K.P.M.G.), Srilal (Katana), Shayanka (Nations Trust Bank) and Sisira
(Belarus), loving brother of Clement, Esme, late Seetha, Victorine, Mildred,
Mercy. Darling grandfather of Shihanka, Harshine, Daniel, Shenali, Shavinda,
Shaluka and Shanaka. Cortege leaves residence No. 20, Maradana Road, Hendala,
Wattala at 4.00 p.m. on Saturday 6th March 2010. Burial at R.C. Cemetery,
ABEYRATNE - JUSTIN EDWARD (MERVYN) Retired Senior Executive, People’s
Bank. Son of late Francis and Mary, dearly beloved husband of Inthan (nee Rajap),
loving father of Shiyami (Atamie), Shiyalal (Oman), Shiyamani, Shiyaraj (Police
Narcotics Bureau) and Shiyanthini, father-in-law of Harsha (Nawakrama), Sharon (K.P.M.G.),
Srilal (Katana), Shayanka (Nations Trust Bank) and Sisira (Belarus). Loving
brother of Clement, Esme, late Seetha, Victorine, Mildred, Mercy. Darling
grandfather of Shihanka, Harshine, Daniel, Shenali, Shavinda, Shaluka and
Shanaka. Cortege leaves residence No. 20, Maradana Road, Hendala, Wattala
at 4.00 p.m. on Saturday 6th March 2010. Burial at R.C. Cemetery, Nayakakanda.
ALWIS - KUSALANGANI HEMAMALI Wife of Udaya, beloved mother of Alexia and
Maxime, sister of Ajith, Lal, late Kirthi, Gitanjali, Chandrakirthi and Jayantha,
daughter of late Lakshman and Chandra Moonesinghe, sister-in-law of Premraj,
Ajantha, Channa, Athula, Lasantha, Prasanthi, Gishan, Malki, Jenny, Lucky, Ravi
and Kamala, passed away. Funeral took place in Villetaneuse, France on 05
BALASUNDERAM - Rtn. Dr. SABARATNAM (General Practitioner, North Road
Suite Surgery, Mirfield, West Yorkshire, U.K. Past President, Rotary Club of
Mirfield, Justice of the Peace (Magistrate), Governor, Mirfield Grammar School,
President, British International Doctors’ Association, President, Alumni
Association, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal/ Mangalore, India. Secretary,
Local Medical Committee, West Yorkshire. Beloved husband of Dr. Subathra nee
Kanagasabai (Geriatrician, West Yorkshire, U.K.), loving father of Nishanker
(Human Resources Officer, Malaysian Airlines, London) and brother of Ranji
Sivapalan (Colombo / Trinco), Vasanthi Balendran (U.K.) and Anandakumar (Deputy
Editor, “Sunday Observer”, Lake House), expired. Funeral Saturday, March 6. “Greenbanks”,
50, Whiteley Road, Thornhill, WF12 OLR, West Yorks, U.K. - 00441924 -
DE SILVA - JULIET REGINA dearly beloved mother & mother-in-law of Jini &
Louis Kadri (Tanzania), Chandra & Gail De Silva, Gamini & Salome De Silva
(Australia), Sheri & Carlo Piazzi (Italy), Asoka and late Cedric Munaweera
(Canada), expired on 25th February in Tanzania. Ashes will lie at A.F.
Raymond’s Funeral Parlour on Sunday 7th March from 9.30 a.m. until 3.30 p.m.
Thereafter interment at General Cemetery Kanatte (Buddhist Section) at 4.00 p.m.
DISSANAYAKE - LIONEL (L.S.) formerly of Swedish Embassy and the President
of Royal College Over 70 Group. Beloved husband of Siri, loving father of
Pasanthi and Anusha (Sri Lanka Accounting and Auditing Standards Monitoring
Board), father-in-law of Hiranga (David Pieris Motor Co.), and darling
grandfather of Kisara, expired. Cortege leaves residence at 26, Araliya
Mawatha, Sirimal Uyana, Ratmalana at 3.30 p.m. on 6th Saturday March 2010
for cremation at General Cemetery, Mt. Lavinia.
GUNASEKARA - MRS SUMANA - (Retired Assistant Lady Supervisor, Department
of Telecommunication). Beloved wife of late Mr Senarath Gunasekara (Commissioner
of Excise), loving mother of Dr Mahesh Gunasekara and Eng. Renuka Gunasekara,
mother-in-law of Pushpa Gunasekara and Hirosha Gunasekara, passed away.
Cremation at 4.30 p.m 06th March 2010 at Mirigama Crematorium. Hirikuluwa,
Muddaragama, Veyangoda. (033-2287358).
GUNETILLEKE - MRS PREMA (nee SAMARASEKERA) (Retired Principal,
Loolbadduwa, Ittapana). Beloved wife of late S.F. Gunetilleke (Hamu Mahathmaya),
loving mother of Nalani, Jayantha and Manel, mother-in-law of Palitha
Siyambalapitiya, Mahesh, K.K. Wyman and Paulinus (Lakith) Edirisinghe,
grandmother of Harshana, Asanga, Sanjaya and Ushan, expired. Cortege leaves
residence at 2.00 p.m. on 08/03/2010 for Cremation at Hokandara South Cemetery
at 3.00 p.m. No.71, Zone 1, Paradis, Millennium City, Athurugiriya.
LION UPUL KITHSIRI J.P. - “Sigiri” Matugama Lions Club of Matugama
regrets to announce the death of its charter member, past president and board
member Lion Upul Kithsiri J.P. Cremation on Saturday the sixth of March at 6
p.m. All Lions please assemble at the Matugama Crematorium at 5 p.m. - President
Lions Club of Matugama - Dist. 306A2.
PHILLIPS - AIDA - Dearly beloved wife of the late Lucian Phillips
(Retired General Manager, Ceylon Electricity Board), precious mother of
Shiranthi Saverimutto, Jeyakumar Phillips and Suresh Phillips, mother-in-law of
Dr Cecil Saverimutto, Marianne Phillips and Marina Phillips (MBSL), grandmother
of Ajanth Saverimutto, Iandra Saverimutto, Ashanth Phillips, Nirusha Phillips,
Nishanth Phillips and Shehani Phillips, great-grandmother of Xavier Dane
Saverimutto, sister of the late St. Joe and Innocent Puvimannasinghe,
sister-in-law of Rex Phillips and the late Vivian Phillips, expired. Remains
will lie at the residence 231/5, 4th Lane, Pahalawela Road, Pelawatte,
Battaramulla from Sunday 07th March. Cortege leaves residence at 4 p.m. on
Monday 08th March, for burial at Jawatte Cemetery.
RAJAPAKSE SITHUMINI (nee KANNANGARA) - Beloved wife of R.D.S. Rajapakse (Rtd
S.S.P. Sri Lanka Police), loving mother of Gayani Silva, Sanjeewa and Geeth,
mother-in-law of Roshan and Rasika, expired. Cortege leaves residence on Sunday
07th at 4.30 p.m. for cremation at Borella Kanatta 5.30 p.m. 187/6,
Obeyesekera Road, Rajagiriya.
SUBASINGHE - D.M. Former Finance Manager - Insurance Corporation. Dearly
beloved husband of Soma (Public Health Sister), beloved father of Lasitha,
father-in-law of C.B. Ratnayake, grandfather of Umegha and Lohansa, expired.
Funeral on Saturday 6th. Cremation 3 pm at Nawala Cemetery. No. 28, Albert
Perera Mawatha, Nawala Road, Nugegoda.
THEVARAPPERUMA - WIMALA (Retired School Teacher). Beloved wife of late
Piyadasa Thevarapperuma, mother of Ranjith, Swarna, Upali, Chintha, Ramani &
Saman, expired. Funeral on Saturday 7th March at 4.00 p.m. Mirihana Cemetery.
3/6, Buwanekaba Mawatha, Mirihana, Kotte.
WIJERATNE - K.C. (Retired Chief Postmaster). Beloved husband of Soma,
loving father of Mala, Sepalika, Mahinda & Samitha, father-in-law of Lal, Ramani
and Priyanthi, expired. Cortege leaves residence 29, First Lane,
Jambugasmulla Road, Nugegoda on Sunday 07th March at 4 p.m. for Cremation at
Kohuwala Cemetery at 5 p.m.
WIRATUNGA - GREGORY MARQUE RANJITH (Former Staff - World Bank,
Washington, DC). Dearly beloved husband of Christine, loving father of Nivard,
Rochelle, and Samantha (USA), loving son of late Christopher and Amelia
Wiratunga, beloved son-in-law of late Charles and Petronella Dias, loving
brother of Malkanthi Samaranayake, brother-in-law of Nimal Samaranayake (Sri
Lanka), Cecil Dias (UK), Charmaine and Reggie Obeysekera (UK), Gladwyn Dias
(Australia), Vernon and Teresa Dias (UK), Rosemarie and Piyal Perera (Sri
Lanka), expired on February 27th, 2010. Memorial service/celebration of life on
Friday 12th March at 6.15 pm, St. Elizabeth’s Catholic Church, 917 Montrose
Rd., Rockville, MD 20852 USA. Email: email@example.com
PANAGODA - ANDREW NOEL - At rest with Jesus. Beloved husband of Lilien,
beloved father of Nandani, Kumudu and Keerthi, father-in-law of Herbert Perera
and Sobani Peiris, expired. Cortege leaves residence on Sunday 7th March at 3.15
p.m. for Service & Burial at S.S Mary and John Church Nugegoda at 3.30 p.m.
No.1B, 8th Lane, Pagoda Road, Nugegoda.