REV. BRO. ALEXANDER CYRILLUS FSC, De La
Salle Brother, former Director of De Mezenod College, Kandana, St.
Anne’s College, Kurunegala, St. Anthony’s College, Wattala, St.
Benedict’s College, Kotahena, and the fomer Provincial Visitor (from
1979 to 1981) passed away peacefully. His remains will be at the
Provincialate Chapel, 130, De La Salle Street, Colombo 15, from
10 a.m. on Sunday 9th January to 10 a.m. on Monday 10th January, where a
Holy Mass will be clebrated at 6 p.m. on Sunday. His mortal remains will
be taken to St. Lucia’s Cathedral at 11 a.m. on Monday. After funeral
mass at 02.30 p.m. at the Cathedral, burial will take place at
Madampitiya Cemetery. (The funeral procession will proceed on
Bloemendhal Road). 008064
ANANDAPPA - MRS. AGNES (nee CASIE CHETTY) Wife of
late Dennis Anandappa, mother of Maxwell and Brian, mother-in-law of Ruth,
sister of Peter, late Bridget, Florence, Joe, Victor, Therese and Catherine.
Cortege leaves residence No. 208, Biyagama Road, Kelaniya. Burial at St.
Mary’s Church Burial Ground, Peliyagoda on Tuesday 11th January 2011 at 3.00
MOTHER RUTH PANDIAR, of the Ceylon Pentecostal
Mission entered rest. Testimony Service Monday 5.30 p.m. at the Mission Hall,
No. 11, Rodrigo Place, Mattakkuliya, Colombo 15. Thereafter, Funeral Service
on Tuesday the 11th at 2.00 p.m. Burial General Cemetery, Kanatte.
DE SYLVA - DR. SOMA (Retired Consultant Physician,
National Hospital, Colombo), beloved wife of Dr. Ranjan de Sylva, mother of
Shamal and Rajiv, mother-in-law of Anoma and Judie, grandmother of Mihiri,
Rahul, Sanka and Eshani, daughter of late Mr. and Mrs. N.S. de Silva of
Ahungalla, sister of late Sumanadasa, Gunawathie and Wimalawathie all of
Ahungalla, sister-in-law of Gayani, Saliya and late Dr. Damayanthi, Raji and
Manel, Sena and late Suji, Sari and Homany, Dr. Tony and Dr. Nan, expired.
Cortege leaves Jayaratne Funeral parlour at 3.30 p.m. for cremation at 4 p.m. at
Kanatte on Monday 10th January. 008075
KNIGHTLY MARTIN - Beloved son of V.M. Martin (late)
and Esther Martin; loving brother of Shanthi Nadarajah, Kingsley Martin,
Dilukshi M. Ravindran & Anton Martin; loving brother-in-law of P. Nadarajah
(late), S. Ravindran, Valerie Martin; caring uncle of Nanthini Navaseelan,
Subodhini Nadarajah, Rasikala Packiyanathan, Yamini Ravindran, Vanessa Martin,
Natasha Martin, Navaratnam Navaseelan, Aloka Perera and Andrew Packiyanathan.
Funeral service to be held at Mahinda Funeral Parlour, Galle Road, Mt. Lavinia
on Tuesday 11th January 2011 at 3 p.m., to be followed by burial at Dehiwala /
Mt.Lavinia Cemetery. 23, Sobana Pedesa, Katubedda, Moratuwa. 011-4251465
/ 011-2636656. 008081
PADUMADASA - G (Retired Assistant Commercial
Superintendent - CGR). Dearly beloved husband of W.J.R. Padumadasa (Retired
teacher, Mahanama College), loving father of late Dr. Srimathie Wewala, Nandanee
Ulluwishewa (New Zealand), Sumithra (Brigadier Sri Lanka Army), Jagath (Los
Angeles), Dr. Sanjeewa (VOG, Colombo North Teaching Hospital), father-in-law of
Rohan Wewala (New Zealand), Prof. Rohana Ulluwishewa (former faculty member, Sri
Jayawardhanapura University), Savithri, Dr. Chayanika (Lecturer, Sri
Jayawardhanapura University), grandfather of Dulantha, Anuradha & Dr. Navin (New
Zealand), Eranjan (Lecturer, APIIT Sri Lanka), Sahan (UK), Nuwan (Medical
Student, Colombo Medical Faculty), Tharindu, Devmi, Archana, brother of late
Nedlin, Leela Galappaththi (Retired Teacher, Ananda College), expired. Cortege
leaves residence No. 1, Right Circular Road, Jayanthipura, Battaramulla
on Wednesday 12th January 2011 at 4.00 p.m. Cremation at General Cemetery,
Borella at 5.00 p.m. 008071
PERERA - ROSLIN - Beloved wife of late Bastian
Peiris, beloved mother of Rohini, Nimal, Lakshmi, Jinadari, Upali and Kumudhu,
mother-in-law of Premawardana, Jayarathna Gunasekara, Hema and Priyani, beloved
grandmother of Pubudhu, Gayana, Kushani, Imanga, Achini, Lukshika, Varuna,
Dharshana, Thilanka and Gavitha, expired. Cortege leaves residence at 5 p.m. on
Monday 10th January to Waskaduwa General Cemetery for Cremation at 6 p.m.
No.52, “Siripatha”, Wasantharama Road, Molligoda, Wadduwa.
RATNAM - BETTY (TERESE CLEMENTINE) - Wife of the
late Reggie Ratnam, passed away peacefully on 23rd December in Croydon England,
dearly loved mother of Suresh, Viraj, Rushika and Darshinie, mother-in-law of
Sue and Leona, loving grandmother of Rachel, Rebecca, Samuel and Jacob, sister
of Kingsley Christiansz (Aus.), sister-in-law of Sherin. Cremation will take
place in England on 11th January. Croydon Surrey England CRO5NX.
VISWASAM - THILAKA (nee WICKRAMASINGHE - Beloved
wife of Dennis, loving mother of Dhanika and Mihitha, dearest mother-in-law of
Thanu, darling grandmother of Dheemanth, daughter of the late Mr & Mrs L.I.
Wickramasinghe, sister of Chandra, Padma, Vijitha, late L.N.E. Wickramasinghe
and late Nalini Jayawardena, expired. Remains will lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral
Parlour from 11 a.m. on Sunday 9th January. Cremation at General Cemetery,
Borella, on Wednesday 12th January 2011 at 3 p.m. No flowers by request. 8A,
Fairline Road, Dehiwala. 008078