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BHARETI - NIMAL (Retired SLAS). At rest with Jesus. Beloved husband of Savithri (nee Fonseka),​ loving father of Nilakshi and Rohith Peiris (Ruwanda),​ Khoshala (NDB Bank) and Sudharshana Geeganage (Mobitel),​ precious Seeya of Randhika,​ Ranishka,​ Dineth and Sachitha. Remains lie at 117/​1,​ Pirivena Road,​ Mount Lavinia,​ from 10.00 a.m. Service at the residence at 4.00 p.m. on Wednesday 14th August 2019. Cremation at 5.00 p.m. Mount Lavinia Cemetery.079758

BRIDGET CARMEN GREBE (nee De Fry) - Dearly beloved wife of late Victor Grebe,​ precious mother and mother-in-law of Mark & Rupa,​ Philip & Trissete (USA),​ Clare & Hubert,​ Anastasia & Gavin,​ Paul & Manel,​ Rose & Nick (UK),​ Scholastica & Darrel,​ Cecelia & Brian,​ Lorna & Rufus,​ Veronica & Lawrence. Darling Nana of Ethel,​ Dimple,​ Julian & Trevor (USA),​ Christine & Amithap,​ Cheryl & Herman,​ Melissa & Chris,​ Amanda & Akhila,​ Rayan (Italy),​ Leyon,​ Damian,​ Vanessa & Jasmine (UK),​ Aletta & Milinda,​ Desiree,​ Jonathan (Aus),​ Rochelle & Dimantha (USA),​ Luke,​ Lance and Venora. Great grand mother of Lily,​ Aviana,​ Amelia,​ Hayden and Meghan. Loving sister of late Aubrey and late Prosper De Fry. Loving sister-in-law of late Cyril Grebe,​ late Pauline,​ late Monika,​ late Therese,​ late SK Surendran,​ late Bernard Pieris and late Hugh Fernando. Called to rest on 11th August 2019. Cortege leaves residence No: 31/​A/​23,​ Bandigoda Church Road,​ Batagama,​ Je-Ela,​ on Tuesday,​ 13th August 2019 at 3.30 p.m. for burial at St. Mary’s Church burial grounds,​ Bandigoda,​ Batagama,​ Je-Ela.079638

COORAY - SHARMA​ At rest with Jesus. Beloved wife of Susil Cooray,​ loving mother of Sohani,​ Sonali and Shehani,​ daughter of late Linus and Rita Pigera,​ sister of late Nita Munaweera,​ Merina Abeywickrama,​ Meril Pigera and Sharmalie Weerasinghe,​ mother-in-law of Germain Wickramasinghe,​ Nirmal Silva,​ grandmother of Sheraya and Nathen,​ sister-in-law of Kingsley Munaweera,​ Palitha Abeywickrama,​ Sherine Pigera,​ Dulan Weerasinghe,​ late Eric Cooray,​ late Irangani Cooray,​ Indrani Cooray,​ Cyril Wisidagama,​ Nirmalee Cooray and Basil Fonseka. Cortege leaves residence No. 12,​ Kurukulawa,​ Ragama at 3.00 p.m. for burial at St. Lazarus Church,​ Kurukulawa,​ Ragama.079688

Cynthia Yogamalar Selvadurai (nee Fitch) (Retired Telephonist,​ Sri Lanka Telecom /​ Retired Office Staff,​ Chundikuli Girls’ College,​ Jaffna). Daughter of late Reggie and Malar Fitch. Loving wife of late Julian,​ beloved mother of Egerton Niranjan,​ Gerrard,​ Adrian & Nilani. Mother-in-law of Lorinda,​ Rukshi & Johnny Christy. Grandmother of Aaron,​ Enoch,​ Anika,​ Adina & Nadia. Beloved sister of Renee Raja,​ late Eleanor Thevathason,​ late Dallas Fitch,​ Beulah Premarajah,​ Edwin Fitch,​ Ranjan Fitch,​ Ranji Fernando,​ Jeddie Fitch and Althea Kanthan. Entered the glory of God on 10th of August 2019. Remains will lie at the Jayaratne Funeral Parlour,​ Borella,​ on Monday the 12th August from 4.00 p.m.– 8.00 p.m. and Tuesday the 13th August from 10.00 a.m. - 8.00 p.m. Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday the 14th of August at 9.00 a.m. at the Jayaratne Funeral Parlour. Burial will take place at the Borella General Cemetery – Anglican Section. 6/​10,​ St. Rita’s Road,​ Mt. Lavinia – 0112724786 /​ 0773404113.079532

DE SILVA ABEYEWICKRAMA - VICTOR (Retired Surveyor) Beloved husband of Marie. Loving father of Tushara,​ Dinesh & Chamindra (Chami). Father-in-law of Ryan,​ Chandhi & Gillian,​ loving grand father of Maleena,​ Diren Sasha,​ Ethan,​ Aaron & Lisanne. Brother of late Eleanor,​ late Olive,​ Henry,​ Dudley & George. Brother in law of Dr. Chris. “May his soul rest in peace” Cortege leaves Mahinda Funeral Parlour, Mt. Lavinia at 9.30 a.m. on Wednesday 14th August,​ cremation at Mt. Lavinia cemetery at 10 a.m.079663

JAYASURIYA EVA (nee AGEP PERERA) - Former principal of St. Joseph’s Girls School,​ Kegalle and Lindsay Girls School,​ Colombo,​ passed away. Wife of late Berty Jayasuriya and beloved mother of Ramani,​ Upul,​ late Suhada and of Sumith,​ Aruna,​ Nimal and Jagath. Mother in law of Edward de Silva,​ Indra,​ Rasika,​ Sandya,​ Visakha,​ Pani and Manjulika. Remains lie at the Jayaratne Restpect Funeral Home. Cremation will take place on Wednesday,​ 14th August at 3.30 p.m. at the General Cemetery (new Crematorium),​ Kanatta.079667



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