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GOMES - BHUWANEKA PRASANNA. Dearly beloved son of Mrs Piyaseeli Gomes and late Mr Reggie Gomes,​ loving brother of Dharin Gomes and Dilrukshi Gomes,​ brother-in-law of Yasmin Gomes,​ uncle of Vishwa and Jithendri Steinwall. Remains will lie at their residence at No.44,​ Galhena Road,​ Gangodawila,​ Nugegoda. Cortege will leave home at 3 p.m.,​ followed by cremation at the Udahamulla Cemetery.056397

JACOB - LILY RACHEL (nee DANIELS),​ “We inform with great sadness the passing away of our mother on Sunday 9th June 2019. Loving wife of Sam D Jacob and beloved mother of Anton,​ Pat,​ Gita & Richie,​ former Teacher of Christ Church - Wattegama,​ St. Lawrence - Wellawatte & St. Thomas College,​ Mt. Lavinia,​ passed away at Melville Residence and may she attain peace in her final place of rest”. Funeral arrangements to be notified in due course.056544

JAYAWARDENA - B.H. SIRINIMALA (72) - Former Botswana Postal Services - Deputy Director of Finance,​ beloved husband of Enid,​ father of Chulani,​ Sanjaya & Kosala,​ father-in-law of Chamila & grandfather of Lehan. Cortege leaves Jayaratne Funeral Parlour,​ Kalubowila,​ Thursday,​ June 13th at 4 p.m. for Burial at Nedimala Cemetery.056127

KARUNARAJ (RAJ) RETNANANDAM Son of late J.K. Retnanandam and late Dr. Mrs. Pakkiam Retnanandam,​ father of Malini Rudensky,​ Meera Folkes and Niruban Retnanandam,​ brother of Anandaraj (Raj) Ratnanandan,​ Chellaraj (Chella) Retnanandam and brother of late Gnanasothy (Sotha) Vethanayagam,​ passed away on May 26,​ 2019. Funeral service will be held at Chilterns Crematorium Whielden Lane,​ Amersham,​ Bucks,​ HP7OND,​ UK on June 19,​ 2019 at 11.45 a.m.056364

NUGAWELA - CHINTHA PREMANI (nee WERAKE) of Kehelwathugoda Walawwa,​ Dewalagama. Dearly beloved wife of late Edward Christopher Nugawela,​ loving mother of late Asanka,​ Nihal,​ Asoka,​ Ranjith,​ Shanthi,​ Rohan,​ Palitha,​ Anoma,​ much loved mother-in-law of Grenville,​ Anjali,​ Sharmila,​ Renuka,​ Maheshika,​ Amali,​ Mahasena,​ grandmother of Manjula,​ Aravinda,​ Kushan,​ Hiran,​ Hansani,​ Hasanthi,​ Erandathi,​ Kavindra,​ Heshan,​ Waruni,​ Rashmi,​ Nenuka,​ Sajini,​ Hannah,​ Kara,​ Wasaba & Vaisali,​ great grandmother of Naisha & Logan,​ expired. Cortege leaves residence Kehelwatugoda Walawwa,​ Dewalegama on Thursday the 13th June at 3.30 p.m. for Cremation at Public Cemetery,​ Polgahawela.056575

SCHOKMAN - KEITH REGINALD ANTHONY - Called to Eternal Rest. Beloved husband of Jean Vanderstraaten (Antrom Stephen Vanderstraaten and Helen Slemmerman),​ son of the late Sylvester Waldren Ralph Schokman and Prinzie Diasz,​ loved father of Rochelle (Shahnaz Saban),​ Adrian (Sharon John),​ Remington (Kanishka De Lima) and Milan (Tamara Jansz),​ grandfather of Romario,​ Fabian,​ Abigail,​ Leonardo,​ Ronaldo Jermaine,​ Rachael Kate,​ April and Ocean Antonio,​ brother of Claudia (late Derrick Heyzer,​ Nimal Abeysekera),​ Loretta (Warren Martill),​ late Sylvester (Marie),​ Aloma (late Elmo Vanderstraaten),​ Jerome (Visaka),​ Ian (Cryshanthi) and Judith (the late Kathiravelu Kirubananthan),​ brother-in-law of Louis (Jacenta),​ Aloma (the late Kamal Ranasinghe),​ Yolande,​ Jeoffrey (Asoka),​ Salome (Nietschze Abeykoon),​ Sandra (late Carmen Fernando) and Arlene (Nitthi A. Nittjiyendran). Remains will lie at “Restpect”,​ Bullers Road,​ Colombo 08 (adjoining AMW) from 10 a.m. on Tuesday,​ the 11th June and cortege leaves for Burial at the Anglican Section - General Cemetery at 4 p.m. on Wednesday,​ the 12th June.056206



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