ABAYASEKERA - NALANI relict of Roy Abayasekera, sister of late
Nissanka, Indrani, Lilamani and Mahendra, expired. Cortege leaves Mahinda
Funeral Parlour Galkissa at 4.00 p.m. for cremation at the Galkissa cemetery on
AMBAGAHAWITA - ANANDA Retired Engineer, passed away on the 27th August.
Husband of Ranjini (nee Batuwangala), loving father of Salika, Randini,
father-in-law of Chaminda & Dave. Cortege leaves residence for cremation at
Mahaiyawa Cemetery on 29th Sunday at 5.30 p.m. No. 294/25A, George E de Silva
Mawatha, Kandy. TP. No. 0812225265 (Cremation at 6.30 p.m.).
DIAS - MARGARET CATHERINE Beloved wife of late Reggie Dias of Moratuwa,
sister of late J. Francis Master, Jacob & Theresa Fernando, loving mother of
Leena, Felix, Irene, late Nalini, Merlyn, Milroy, Raymond, Fr. Elmo Dias
(Episcopal Vicar / Parish Priest, Kotte), Lolita and Susantha, loving
mother-in-law of Lawrence Perera, Sumithra Peiris, late Lucian Fernando, Maurice
Perera, Nihal Gajasinghe, Sherwin D’Almeida, Rekha Dissanayake, Rohan Swaris and
Malini Perera, was called to Eternal Rest. Cortege leaves residence No. 396,
Negombo Road, Kandana, on Saturday 28th at 1.30 p.m. for Funeral Mass at St
Sebastian’s Church, Moratuwa at 3.30 p.m. Burial at St Sebastian’s Church Burial
Ground. T.P. 0115767223, 0112239484.
DORAISAMY - P. Proprietor Former Lakshmi Studio, Nawalapitiya. Beloved
husband of Mrs Devasundari, father or Lakshmi, Lakshman (Crow International)
Lakshmikanth (Crow Marketing), father-in-law of Balakumar (Banaras Collection,
Fatter Cairn Estate), Gowri, grandfather of Poornema, Hiranjan, Mithush,
Saureesan, passed away on 25.8.2010. Cortege leaves No. 256/56, Canal Road,
Elakanda, Hendala, Wattala (Hope Residence) at 11.00 a.m. on Saturday the
28th August 2010. Cremation at General Cemetery, Kerawalapitiya, Wattala.
GEEKIYANAGE DON - WIMALADASA (ex President of Sanasa Bank of
Boralesgamuwa, retired PHI). Beloved husband of K.G. Wimaladasa (retired Teacher
of Mahanama & Royal college Colombo), loving father of Vajira (Canada), Lalith (S.L.B.C.)
and Rohan, father-in-law of Rohanatilaka (Canada), Nilmini and Rupa, beloved
grandfather of Sahan, Pavanth (Canada), Janithra, Ranga (Sanasa Bank) and Ganga
(Tokoshu Pre. School). Funeral takes place on 28th Saturday 4 p.m. at
Boralesgamuwa Cemetery. Cortege leaves residence at No. 36, Lake Road,
Boralesgamuwa at 11.30 a.m. to Sanasa Bank.
GUNASEKARA - SHOBA MENIKE (ex NAITA). Beloved wife of Gordon, loving
mother of Duminda, Jayani and Thushari, mother-in-law of Nishami, Nirron and
Manjula, passed away. Cortege leaves residence 49, Gotami Road, Borella
at 1.00 p.m. Sunday 29th. Cremation General Cemetery Kanatta Borella at 2.00
JAYAMUNI TECKLA SILVA Beloved wife of late S.N. Nicholas Dias of
Rampitiya, Ragama. Precious mother of Pearly, Joseph, Mercy, Annette (Staff St.
Joseph’s College, Colombo), Hector (Manager, Fio International BIA Katunayaka),
Lambert (Inspector of Customs), Godwin (ISA Kelaniya), Bernard (Dubai),
mother-in-law of late Herbert and Henrita and of Benildus, Mellitus, Anne,
Lailamani, Dammika (Thakshila Maha Vidyalaya, Gampaha), and Pamala, expired.
Cortege leaves residence No. 378, Rampitiya, Ragama at 3.30 p.m. on
Saturday 28th August for Burial at SS. Peter & Paul Church, Ragama.
MANAWADUGE - CHANDRADASA The retired General Manager of Water Resource
Board. Beloved husband of late Natalee, father of Anil, Channa, Tharaka and
Pradeep, father-in-law of Hannakari Martina, Eva & Ruwani, grandfather of Theo,
Thara, Leo, Tiara & Chelsea, passed away. The cremation at Borella cemetery on
Saturday 28th August 2010 at 4.00 p.m. 37, Sri Dhamma Mawatha, Colombo 10.
MUTHUKRISHNA - RITA JESSIE (nee RODRIGO CANDAPPA) Beloved wife of the
late Jim Muthukrishna, darling mother of Tanya, Shayamalie (Rivendell) and
Nishan (Sugar Research Institute), mother-in-law of Keith Juriansz (Deutsche
Bank) and Anandhiy (Julius & Creasy), darling nana of Stefan and Lara, beloved
sister of Padmani Fernandopulle and Doreen de Costa and of the late Raja (JER)
and Grace Fernandopulle. Cortege leaves residence on Saturday 28th August at
3.00 p.m. for Burial at General Cemetery Kanatte (Roman Catholic Section).
No. 5, Yoga Place, off Siriwardena Road, off Hill Street, Dehiwala.
PILLAI - MARY RITA Wife of Francis Xavier, mother of Manohari, Jude and
Shanthi, mother-in-law of late Ajith Samaranayake, Sadeva and Tharshini,
grandmother of Angelo and Heshan. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour
on Saturday 28th August at 11 a.m. (after Service at 10.30 a.m.). Burial at
General Cemetery, Kanatte (Roman Catholic Section).
SAMARAWICKRAMA - S.D. FRANCIS (Retired Agricultural Development Officer,
Devundara) of 148, Kahanthota Road, Pittugala Junction, Malabe, son of
late Mr & Mrs Hendrick Samarawickrama (Amuhena Ralahamy), beloved husband of
Dulcy de Alwis, much loved father of Raveen Kanchana, Ashan and Chamil,
father-in-law of Nirosha, brother of late Nellie, Roslin, Doreen & Sumana,
brother-in-law of Somadasa de Zoysa, Albert Gunasekara, late Seneviratna Bandara,
Malan, late Patrick de Alwis, Chandrasoma, Pesima, Susila Dayananda & Ranjani
passed away under tragic circumstances. Cortege leaves Jayaratne Funeral Parlour,
Borella on Sunday 29th August at 3.00 p.m. for Cremation at General Cemetery,
SENEVIRATNE - ENOSHA (UNCO) - Daughter of Anton (HAT, Rtd. Navy Officer)
and Doreen, sister of Anne, expired. Cortege leaves residence on Saturday 28th
at 3.30 p.m. for Interment at St. Mary’s Church, Ratmalana. No.27, Cascia
SUGATHADASA - RANMUTHU (retired works Manager State Printing Corporation)
of Thalapathpitiya - beloved husband of Lalitha (retired teacher), loving father
of late Nadisha (ICRC), Kumudika & Harshana (Millennium IT), loved father-in-law
of Priyadarshi (New Zealand), Nandalal (businessman) & Muditha (Millennium IT),
expired. Cremation at 6.00 p.m. on Saturday the 28th at Thalapathpitiya
Cemetery. No. 58/3, Suhada Pedesa, Thalapathpitiya Road, Nugegoda.
SUMANAWATHI KAPUGE - MRS G.K. Beloved wife of Mr G.P.H. Wimalagunarathna,
mother of Ramya Sudarshini Elikewela, mother-in-law of Yasantha Elikewela,
grandmother of Gimanthi, Dulakshi and Januka, aunt of Malini Kapuge, Dr Janaka
Kapuge, Swarna Kapuge, Dr Wasantha Kapuge, Geetha Kapuge, passed away. Cremation
at Borella Cemetery on 28th August 10.00 a.m. Cortege leaves residence at 9.15
a.m. No.82/32 J, Wickramasinghepura, Battaramulla. 0777364063.
WICKRAMASINGHE - H.J. (Retired Post Master), beloved husband of Gnana
Jayakody, loving father of Ruvini (Southland Girls’ School, Galle), Chintha (Kalagedihena),
Suranga (Hoope International, Nugegoda), Chalani (People’s Bank - Airport
Service Counter), Dilki (Botswana), Malika (Senarath National School, Udugampola),
Pramod (Sagara Motors, Nugegoda), father-in-law of C. Jayasinghe (Planter
Morawaka), R. Madurakperuma (Sri Lanka Telecom), Sagara Senarathna (Former
Provincial Council Member), C.K. Wijesinghe (Mechanical Engineer, Lake House),
S. Jayaweera (Contractor Botswana), H. Abeysinghe (Manager, Paramount Print),
Dilini Munasinghe (Pitiyegedara Maha Vidyalaya), ever loving grandfather of
Shankini, Tamaka, Upamali, Tamasha, Tanya, Tiyana, Tinuri, Rivin, Manith, Kawya,
Tevinu, Tinal, Tiyara, Nikitha, expired. Cremation will take place at Kadawatha,
Eldeniya Crematorium at 1.00 p.m. on 28.08.2010.
KANNANGARA - DURYODHAN
LAKSHMAN (D.L.) (Former Deputy Governor, Central Bank of Sri Lanka). Beloved
husband of Irani, darling father of Priyanthi and Lakshmi, loving brother of
Manel and the late Swarna, beloved grandfather of Tanaka, father-in-law of Tas
Mhishi, brother-in-law of Hector Abeyesekera, Rodney Sheppard, Kingsley (K.I.)
de Silva and the late Dr. Earle de Silva. A service will be held at the
residence at 3.45 p.m.on Saturday 28th August. Cortege will leave at 4.15 p.m.
for burial at General Cemetery, Kanatte (General Christian Section). No. 21,
Cambridge Terrace, Colombo 7. (No flowers by request).
PEIRIS - TISSA (ex Steel Corporation), beloved son of late Mr & Mrs Simon
Peiris of Galtude, Panadura, loving husband of Lalani (nee Fonseka Abeykoon) (ex
Steel Corporation), affectionate father of Chatura (Dialog), father-in-law of
Chalani (Assette Software Pvt. Ltd), loving grandfather of Yehara, brother of
Kumar, Swarna, and Gamini, brother-in-law of Dr Hashanthi, Devika, Piyasiri and
Kalyani, expired. Cremation at Piliyandala, Thumbowila Cemetery on Sunday the
29th August 2010. Cortege leaves residence 41/1, Vidyala Wata Mawatha,
Piliyandala at 2.30 p.m.
SILVA - FELECIAN ALEXANDER (Formerly of Hayleys). Husband of late Evette,
mother of Merium (Formerly of Maliban), Sharma (Inter Asia), Nirmalee (Brown &
Co.) and Prasanna (Italy), mother-in-law of Ranjith, Ananda, late Freddie and of
Nayana. Cortege leaves residence No. 43/5, Makuluduwa, Piliyandala at
4.00 p.m. on Sunday 29th August, Burial at Dolekanatte, Piliyandala. Tel.