BALASUNDARY AMBALAVANAR - Wife of late Ponampalam
Ambalavanar (former Government Senior Officer, Food Control Department,
Colombo), loving mother of Balagowri, Bairadan (Kreston MNS & Co. Nuwara Eliya),
Piragalathanan (Australia), Udayakumari (Colombo), late Kandeepan, Thileepan
(Oman), Kumanan (India), Alli (Germany), loving mother-in-law of Chandrakumar
(retired Staff Officer, Hatton National Bank, Hatton, Mannar), Ajanthani (Nuwara-Eliya),
Vasanthy (Australia), Kantharooban, Dulli (Oman), Thenmoly (India) and
Athmanathen (Germany), loved grandmother of many children. Cortege leaves
“The Priory” 9/1, Upper Lake Road, Nuwara Eliya to Nuwara-Eliya Cemetery for
Cremation at 10.00 a.m. on Sunday 25th September 2011.
CICILIA - K.A.D. Beloved wife of late P.J. Marcus
Perera, much loved mother of Marie Deshapriya Lakshman (Australia),
mother-in-law of Premalal Jayamaha (Bank of Ceylon), Lalitha & Thushara
(Australia), entered her Eternal Home. Cortege leaves residence at 3.30 p.m. on
Saturday 24th September for burial at St. Anne’s Church Cemetery, Weligampitiya.
31 A, St. Xavier’s Road, Ja-Ela.
CLAYTON - MARY FRANCISCA (nee PERERA). Wife of late
Maximus, mother of Lorna, late Maxwell, Carmel and Bernard (UNO), mother-in-law
of P. Don Carl, Stella, Jude (HNB) and Sumithra, sister of late Annie, Marshal,
Joseph, Martin, Solomon, Concy and Anton and of Rev. Sister Rudolf (HFC
Wennappuwa), grandmother of Indu, Jerome, Maxtina and Chandika, passed away
peacefully aged 92 years. Funeral on Sunday 25th September 2011 at 3.30 p.m.
Burial at St. Sebestians Cemetery, Sea Street, Negombo. 23, Mansion Place,
DAYARATNE - M.E. Attorney-at-Law and Economical Assistant -
Gampaha Agricultural Deparment, loving husband of Ariyawathie Nepataarachchi,
Attorney-at-Law, father of Sachini (Student, Open University, Anuradhapura),
Vidumini (Student, St. Paul’s Milagiriya), dearest son of late Mr Louis Singho
and Mrs Seelawathie, loving brother of Jayantha, Gunawardena, Madurawangshe and
Hemawathie, passed away on 22.09.2011. Remains will lie at No.38, Waragoda
Road, Kelaniya. Cortege leaves at 3.00 p.m. on 24.09.2011 for Cremation at
Meegahawatta, Peliyagoda General Cemetery.
DE SILVA - DULCIE (DEEN) Beloved wife of Samuel
(Sam) (retired Supdt - Markeaton Estate Melsiripura), daughter of late James and
late Rose Wickremasinghe, loving mother of Shyama, mother-in-law of Lasantha
Costa (Sri Lankan Airlines), loving grandmother of Mithushi and Leon, sister of
late Catherine, late Edgar and Mercy, sister-in-law of Sylvester, Shirlene,
Shiloh, Melvin, Sylvia, Sebastian, Stanislaus, Shirly, Stella, Shantha, late
Kumare and late Anton Funeral Saturday 24th September 2011. Cortege leaves
residence 177B, Negombo Road, Rilaulla, Kandana at 3.30 p.m. for burial
at Kapuwatta Cemetery. Tel. 2245808.
DE SILVA - LAWRENCE - Dearly beloved husband of
Lakshmi (retired Officer - Bank of Ceylon), beloved father of Shimali (Teacher -
The British School in Colombo) and Shihan (former Sampath Bank), beloved
father-in-law of Harsha (HP Consultants) and Najila (former Sampath Bank), most
beloved grandfather of Shane, Deanne and Shewan, beloved brother of Miriam,
Philip and Ireneus, beloved brother-in-law of Sandra and Liliyan, beloved son of
late Celement, Leyanora, expired. Cortege leaves residence 19/4, 4th Lane,
Epitamulla Road, Pitakotte at 3.00 p.m. on Sunday September 25th 2011 for
burial at St. Thomas’ College Burial Ground.
GAJASINGHE - NIHAL Beloved husband of Merlyn (nee
Dias), son of late Leslie & Selakshi Gajasinghe, son-in-law of late Reginald &
Margret Dias, brother of Carman, Lorna, Dawn, late Lakshman, Chandrani and
Rohini, brother-in-law of late Joe, Umesh, Lalitha, Christie, Raja, Leena &
Lawrence, Felix and Sumitra, Irene & late Lucian, late Nalini & late Maurice,
Milroy & Sherwin, Raymond & Rekha, Rev. Fr. Elmo Dias (Rector National
Seminary), Lolita & Rohan, Susantha & Malani, called to rest in the Arms of
Jesus. Funeral - Saturday 24th September. Cortege leaves residence 18/3, St.
Joseph’s Street, Uyana, Moratuwa, at 3.30 p.m. for burial at St. Sebastian’s
Church, Moratuwa. 011-5767223 / 077-9959774.
KADIRGAMAR RAJAN (ARASARATNAM) retired Principal,
Jaffna College, (1968 - 88), and Registrar, Christian Theological Seminary,
Chunnakam (1988 - 1995), dearly beloved husband of Mahilmalar Primrose,
affectionate father of Katpagan - Krishanthy, Mallika Rajaratnam, Premala
Vinodkumar, Naveena Brainerd, dearly loved grandfather of Kevin, Kenneth,
Brinthan, Daniel Ivana and Ivan eldest son of the late Rev. J.W.A. and Nesamma
Kadirgamar, son-in-law of the late G.S. and Mrs Chelliah, deeply loved and
respected brother of late Lila Solomon, Alagan, Padma Anandarajan, Silan, Sita
Chandran, Sathian, Margaret, Kumaran and late Nesan, passed away in his 83rd
year on 17 September 2011. Funeral Service Scarborough, Ontario, Canada,
Saturday September 24th at 10 a.m. Jaffna College Colombo Alumni Thanksgiving
Service at Holy Trinity Church, St Lawrence Road, Wellawatte 5 p.m. Saturday
September 24th. Informant Silan Kadirgamar Lotus Grove Dehiwala Tel. 4871410.
KUMARASINGHE - COLOMBATHANTHRIGE PEARL TISSILDA -
Beloved wife of late Dyras Kumarasinghe, loving mother of Deepa, Prathiva and
Aruna, mother-in-law of Kaushal, Daya Ekanayake and Shereen, grandmother of
Prasad, Sangeeth and Roshani, expired. Cremation at Mt. Lavinia Cemetery at 5.00
p.m. Cortege leaves residence No.7, Namal Mawatha, Sirimal Uyana, Ratmalana on
Sunday 25th September at 4.30 p.m.
LOWDEN - BASIL ARTHUR - Beloved husband of Erin,
father of Sean and Wendy, loving brother of Joan, Charles and Rommel,
brother-in-law of Chandra, Megan, Rosharni, Doris, Hamilton, Jean, Eardley,
Ainsley, Corrine and Delrine. Remains will lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour
from 10 a.m. Saturday 24th. Cremation Sunday 25th 4.00 p.m. at General Cemetery
Kanatte after service at the Parlour at 3.00 p.m. 91, Anderson Road, Dehiwela.
PIERIS - Dr. IGNATIAN FRANCIS (Retired MOIC - OPD,
Lady Ridgeway Hospital). Beloved husband of Dorothy, loving father of Shivanthie
and Dr. Rohan (Canada), father-in-law of Gihan (Stafford Motor Co.), loving
grandfather of Darshan (IFS International) and Hasanthie (Law College), Cortege
leaves residence Millagahawatte, 262/B3, Hokandara Road, Thalawathugoda
at 3.30 p.m. on Saturday 24th September, burial at General Cemetery, Borella. (R.C.
REV. Sr. INISIA A.C. (Sacred Heart Convent, Chilaw)
daughter of late Mr & Mrs. B. Manuelpillali of Puttalam, sister of late Therese
and Margaret, and of Manonmani, late Ranjitham and of Emmanuel, Guy (Canada) &
Rev. Sr. Adelina A.C. (Little Flower Convent, Lunugala), sister-in-law of late
J.A. Andrew, G. Anthonipillai, J.R. Fernandopulle and J. Anthonipillai and of
Angela & Grace (Canada), aunt of Rev. Sr. Tilda A.C. (Annunciation Convent,
Dematagoda), Rev. Sr. Lourdes H.F. (Holy Family Convent, Thoppu), expired.
Cortege leaves Carmel Convent, 88, Ananda Rajakaruna Mawatha, Colombo 10 after
Holy Mass at 3 p.m. on Saturday the 24th of September 2011 for interment at
General Cemetery (R.C. Section) Kanatte at 4 p.m.
REV. SISTER MARY INISIA A.C. (Agnes Christina
Manuelpillai), sister of Rev. Sr. Adelina A.C. was called to rest on the 22nd of
September 2011. Requiem Mass at Carmel Convent, Colombo 10 on Saturday 24th of
September at 3.00 p.m. followed by interment at the General Cemetery Kanatte.
Carmel Convent, 88, Ananda Rajakaruna Mawatha, Colombo 10.
THERES PERERA Marawila - Mary Theres, beloved wife
of late P. Fernando, loving mother of Manel and late Noel mother-in-law of
Sidney Venturi and Yasmin of Kuliyapitiya, expired. Funeral on Sunday 25.9.2011
at R.C. Cemetery Marawila. Cortege leaves residence at 4 p.m. “Shermin” 2nd
Cross Street, Marawila. 284677