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BUSHANA SANKA JAYATHISSA. Beloved husband of Hiroshi Weerakoon (E-Soft Kiribathgoda),​ son of late H A Jayathissa (Former Manager,​ DCSL - Seeduwa) and Swarna,​ beloved brother of Ilmi Udeshika (SPMC),​ brother-in-law of Harsha Katugampola (Nawaloka Engineer - Manager),​ expired. Cortege leaves for burialground at Koskandawala Cemetery on Thursday 10th at 4 p.m. No. 1/​2,​ Koskandawala,​ Yakkala.100322

DHARMARATNE - D.M.D. (Retired Teacher of Wesley College,​ Colombo and Visiting Lecturer of Moratuwa University). Beloved husband of Hemalatha Kumarihamy,​ loving father of late Dr. (Ms) A.L. Dharmaratne and of Wajira and Saumya. Remains lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour. Cortege leaves the Parlour at 4 p.m. on Thursday 10th October for cremation at General Cemetery Kanatte at 4.30 p.m.100440

GUNASEKERA - WALTER (Retired Auditor General’s Department). Husband of Supin,​ father of Prasad,​ Dr. Channa (U.K) and Lasanthie,​ father-in-law of Anoja,​ Janitha (U.K.) and Anuruddha,​ grandfather of Shalindri,​ Menukshi,​ Oliver,​ Ishini and Ranish. Remains lie at 104/​3C,​ Araliya Place,​ Thalahena,​ Malabe. Cremation on 10th October at 5.00 p.m. at Battaramulla Crematorium. 0718292849.100281

KAMANI GAMAGE - (Former Secretary at Ceylon Petroleum Corporation) expired on 07th October 2019. Eldest daughter of late Mr. D.M.G Gunasena (Principal) and late Mrs. Arumawadu Sumanawathie (Teacher),​ siblings of Jayasiri,​ Nanda,​ Iranganie,​ Lalith,​ Sunith,​ Lucky and sister-in-law of Nimal,​ Upali,​ Siri,​ Dominique,​ Ranganie,​ Srinika. Remains lie at 159/​9A,​ Temple Road,​ Maharagama from Wednesday 9th October. Cortege leaves the premises on Thursday 10th October 2019 at 3.00 p.m.,​ cremation at 5.00 p.m. at Borella General Cemetery.100125

MALA PARANAMANAGE (nee NANAYAKKARA). Beloved wife of Chandra Premasiri (Retd. SL Prisons Dept.),​ loving mother of Prasad,​ expired. Cortege leaves Jayaratne Funeral Parlour at 1.00 p.m. on 10th of October 2019 for cremation at 1.30 p.m. at New Crematorium General Cemetery,​ Borella,​ Kanatte.100465

PARSONS - With heavy hearts we announce the death of HYACINTH PARSONS of Australia. Daughter of Collin and Beatrice Nunna Alvis (deceased),​ beloved wife of Eric Parsons (deceased),​ mother of Dennis (Australia) Jean (Australia),​ Romauld (Australia),​ Ralson Parsons (Australia),​ mother-in-law of Lorna Cole (Australia),​ Audrew Balfour (Australia),​ Liya (Australia),​ Sharma (Australia),​ sister of Olga Peries (deceased),​ Elmo Alvis (Canada) (deceased),​ Merril Anton Myrtle (Sri Lanka),​ Gladys De Silva (Australia),​ 07 Grandchildren and 09 Great-grandchildren. Burial will take place in Melbourne,​ Australia on Thursday the 10th October. Informant Brother Merril Alvis 0702192873.100001

PREMATILLEKE - PROFESSOR LEELANANDA (Retd. Professor of Arachaelogy,​ University of Peradeniya). Beloved husband of Dr. Nanda Prematilleke,​ loving father of Madhura and Isha,​ father-in-law of Jennifer and Kithsiri. Remains lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour. Cortege leaves the Parlour on Thursday 10th October 2019 at 11 a.m. for cremation at General Cemetery Borella at 11.30 a.m. (New Crematorium).100436

RAJAPAKSE GAMAGE BUWANASINGHE - Husband of Vinitha,​ father of Viraj and Harsha,​ father-in-law of Nirosha and Himashi. Remains lie at 16,​ Pietersz Place,​ Nugegoda. Cortege leaves residence on Thursday 10th October 2019 at 4 p.m. for Nedimala Cemetery.100247

FRANCKE - RITA MAUREEN (nee MELDER). Retired Hemas Group,​ Safe in the Arms of Jesus. Wife of late Elmo Francke (Ceylon Shipping Lines),​ daughter of late Felix and Greta Melder,​ loving mom of Collin,​ late Beverley and of Kevin,​ mother-in-law of Anne and Anouk,​ sister of late Juby and Aloy,​ Lorna,​ Anette,​ Dawn and late John (Cuckoo),​ grandmother of Anya,​ Cian Kieran,​ Keanu and Keira. Remains will lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour from 8.30 a.m. on Friday 11th October. Funeral service will be held on Saturday 12th October at 3.30 p.m. followed by burial at General Cemetery Borella (Roman Catholic Section).100530



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