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FERNANDO - CHITRA IRANGANI (nee BHARETI). At rest with Jesus. Retired teacher of Methodist High School,​ Puwakaramba,​ Samudradevi Vidyalaya,​ Nugegoda,​ St. Bridgets Convent,​ Col-7. Dearly beloved wife of late Christopher Fernando (Department of Police),​ loving mother of Lakmali (Lucky),​ Brainerd (Brainerd Ltd. UK),​ Priyamal (Seylan Bank) and Chrishantha (Reb Mech),​ loving mother-in-law of Derrick Brainerd (Brainerd Ltd. - UK),​ Needra (ex Aitken Spence) and Samadara (ex - Commercial Bank),​ much loved grandmother of Della (UK) and husband Dr. Don Malinda Welikala (UK),​ Michael Brainerd (UK),​ Kavindi,​ Kiyashi,​ Kiandra,​ Tharaka,​ Adheesha,​ much affectionate great-grandmother of Ethan and Anaya Welikala (UK). Remains lie at residence from 24th August,​ at 10.00 a.m. onwards at 124,​ Perakum Mw,​ Bangalawatte,​ Kottawa. Cortege leaves residence on 25th August at 3.15 p.m. Thanksgiving service and burial will be done at St. Peter’s Church,​ Koralawella,​ Moratuwa at 4.30 p.m. Tel: 0717445566.096286

JAYAWICKREMA - NALINGANI. Wife of late Sugathadasa Jayawickrema. Beloved mother of Dileepa,​ Presenji,​ Indaka & Jeevani Siriwardena,​ mother-in-law of Nargis,​ Hemantha & Amal Siriwardena,​ loving sister of late Ranjith de Silva,​ Sirancee Nanayakkara & Ravin Ginige. Cortege leaves residence 179/​5,​ Galle Road,​ Ratmalana at 4.00 p.m. for cremation at Mount Lavinia Cemetery at 5.00 p.m. on Saturday 25th August 2018.097059

MORRITT - FRANK HERBERT. Much loved husband of Kamala,​ father of Esther,​ Leon (UAE) and Shawn (Saudi),​ father-in-law of Lasantha,​ Indu and Salika,​ grandfather of Emanda,​ Merlissa,​ Trishale,​ Rishel and Mishel,​ son of Shepherd (late) and Merla,​ brother of Gregory (late). Cynthia,​ Sanford,​ Valerie,​ Boyd,​ Virginia,​ Jude and Percival. Remains lie at Raymond’s Funeral Parlour,​ Mahabage and leaves at 3.30 p.m. on Sunday 26th August,​ 2018,​ for service at St. Anthony’s Church,​ Batagama,​ followed by burial at Batagama Cemetery.097303

PURANESHWARY - ESTHER. Passed away peacefully. Beloved wife of K. Thomas- Chairman (Lanka Merchants Tools),​ loving mother of Nelson (Managing Director Ken Tools),​ Samson (Director Lanka Merchants Tools),​ Jessie (Bio Chemist),​ daughter,​ mother-in-law of Salley,​ Linda and Jerry,​ grandmother of Esther,​ Sarah,​ Evelyn,​ Amenda,​ Anna,​ Joshua and Johanna. Remains will be at the A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour on Sunday 26th from 1 p.m. The burial service will commence at 2.30 p.m. on Monday 27th and final burial rites will conclude at the General Cemetery,​ Borella.097063

SAMARAKOON - L.B. Retired Director of Education, first principal of Aesthetic Training College, Giragama former advisor of the Ministry of Education first Regional Service director of Open University of Sri Lanka former member of the Board of Control of Peradeniya University, beloved husband of late Prema, first President of Mahawali College of Education Polgolla, beloved father of Dushmantha late Kanishka and Subashini beloved father in-law of Shoba and Janaka expired at the age of 96 in Kandy. Funeral on Saturday 25 August at 6.30pm. Mahaiyawa General Cemetery, Kandy. No.23, Dharmapala Mawatha, Asgiriya, Kandy.096904



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