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CLAUDE ALVARES - Husband of Wimala (nee Motha),​ beloved father of Chrishan (Australia),​ father-in-law of Sandrine,​ loving grandfather of Joshua and Kyle,​ dearly beloved son of late Mr & Mrs J.G. Alvares. Viewing from 9.30 a.m. on Sunday the 9th June. Remains lie at “The Restpect Home” by Jayaratne’s,​ Borella. Cortege leaves parlour at 4.00 p.m. for burial at General Cemetery Kanatta (RC Section).055741

DELGODA - NALIN (Rtd DIG,​ Police). Beloved husband of late Sita (Virginia),​ loving father of Nishantha (Speed/​Sritrims) and Rajitha (Accenture Lanka),​ father-in-law of Hiranthi and Shehani,​ grandfather of Shenal,​ Shenali,​ Shenuk,​ Tashya,​ Shenaya and Seshan,​ brother of Felix,​ Raja,​ Manel Thammita,​ Indrani Gunawardene,​ Srimanie Wijeratne,​ Sweenitha Dias Desinghe,​ Preminie Jayasekera and of late Priya and Chula,​ brother-in-law of Amy,​ Manel Delgoda,​ Jinna Dias Desighe,​ Chandana Jayasekera,​ Ranjini and Ranjith Ranasinghe and of late Dharma,​ Asokamala,​ Gamini Thamitta,​ Leonard Gunawardene,​ Bertie Wijeratne,​ passed away. Remains lie at 38,​ Lionel Edirisinghe Mw.,​ Kirulapone,​ Colombo 5. Cortege leaves Saturday,​ 8th June,​ 3 p.m.,​ for cremation at 4 p.m.,​ Old Crematorium General Cemetery,​ Borella.054577

DE SILVA - HAKKINI PIYADASA (Rtd. Additional Secretary - Ministry of Industries and Scientific Affairs) -​ Beloved husband of late Anula De Silva,​ father of Iresha,​ Sidath,​ Poorna,​ Sajith and late Sukith,​ father-in-law of Ramsay Perera,​ Indira,​ Prasanna Ratnaweera & Indika,​ grandfather of Irushna,​ Madhushan,​ Rivi,​ Mihiri,​ Surindu & Supun. Cortege leaves No. 460,​ Kandy Road,​ Ranmuthugala,​ Kadawatha at 3.30 p.m. on 08.06.2019. Cremation at Aldeniya Cemetery,​ Kadawatha.054959

JAYASEKERA - Mr. M.B. (Advocate) - Husband of late Mrs. Renica Jayasekera (Visaka Vidyalaya),​ son of late Mr & Mrs Barnis Jayasekera,​ beloved father of Ranjitha (Kelani Tyres) & Ginanthi (Canada),​ father-in-law of Dr. Pradeepa (SJGH) & Aruna Kuruppu (Canada),​ grandfather of Dinal & Sawin (USA) & Kevin (Canada),​ brother-in-law of Leonard (UK) & Dr. Manel Lekamwansa (USA). Remains lie at “The Restpect Home” by Jayaratne’s from 10.00 a.m. on the 7th June. Cremation on 8th June at 4.30 p.m. at Borella Cemetery Crematorium (New Crematorium).054724

PATHIRANE - RITA HYACINTH (nee WIKRAMANAYAKE) - Relict of the late Dr. Jaya Pathirane (former Judge of the Supreme Court),​ much loved mother of Sujatha,​ Asoka,​ Visakha (Sydney),​ Mallika and Mandrie (UK),​ beloved mother-in-law of Ranjit,​ Malkanthi and Tony,​ sister of the late Teddy,​ Cecil,​ Ian,​ Derek and Marina (USA),​ much loved grandmother of Jitendra,​ Anindya,​ Seshini,​ Yohan,​ Kevin,​ Vimukthi,​ Maithree,​ Tariq,​ Dhalia,​ Ryan and Oliver,​ great grandmother of Rayantha,​ Rashintha Ashley,​ Khiara Nusheli,​ Devin,​ Thinuli and Miheli,​ grandmother-in-law of Chandani,​ Shiana,​ Dinuka,​ Chanali,​ Akhila and Deborah,​ expired. Funeral on Saturday the 8th June 2019 for cremation at the Kohuwela Cemetery at 11.00 a.m. No. 27,​ Old Sirigal Avenue,​ of Anderson Road,​ Kalubowila. 0112827425.054332

PERERA - ANGELA - Daughter of late Antoney Perera and Indrani Perera,​ sister of Yasmin,​ Sharmaine,​ Roshini,​ Nirosha,​ Kaushalya,​ Chaminda and Sonali. Cortege leaves 484/​37,​ Silva Place,​ Pannipitiya at 3.30 p.m. for burial at Godigamuwa Public Cemetery,​ Maharagama.055290

TERRENCE VANDORT (TERRY) - Son of late Bernard and Angeline Vandort,​ brother of Jean Ursela Carman,​ Crosby Trilby,​ Merna and Desmond,​ late Annesly and Tyronne. Cortege leaves Boralesgamuwa Florist. Saturday 8th June,​ 4 p.m. for burial at St. Thomas,​ Kotte. Tel. No. 0112812487.055503

TISSERA - DIANA passed away peacefully on Wednesday,​ 5th June,​ 2019. A private funeral was held on the same day according to her wishes. She will be sadly missed by all her family & friends.055606

WIJESIGNHE - VASANTHI (nee SENEWIRATNE) - Wife of late Marshal Wijesinghe (retd. Warrant Officer - SLAF),​ beloved mother of Ayanthi and Samith,​ daughter of late James and Millicent Senewiratne,​ sister of Ranjith and Dr. Tissa Senewiratne,​ passed away peacefully. Cortege leaves residence at 4.15 p.m. on Saturday 8th June for cremation at Galkissa Cemetery at 4.30 p.m. 175A,​ Mihindu Mawatha,​ Dehiwala.055638


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