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EKANAYAKE - Dr. S.B. served UNESCO as Education Advisor in Afghanistan & Central Asia,​ passed away. Loving wife Manel Kulatunge,​ son Indika Ekanayake (HNB) & children wish to inform all relatives & friends that cortege leaves residence (41/​109,​ 1st Lane,​ II Rajasinghe Mw.,​ Kandy) on Saturday 11th January at 1.30 p.m. Cremation at 3.30 p.m.,​ at Mahaiyawa Cemetery,​ Kandy.003400

EKANAYAKE - Dr. S.B. (Retired Director Non Formal Education,​ National Institute of Education,​ Former Basic Education Advisor to the UNESCO and UNHCR). Beloved husband of Manel,​ loving father of Indike,​ Manjari & Anoji,​ father-in-law of Indika,​ Sanjiwa & Chulanga. Cremation at Mahaiyawa Cemetery at 3.30 p.m. on Saturday 11 January 2020. 41/​109,​ George E De Silva Mawatha,​ Kandy. Telephone: 077-3542597.002743

FERNANDOPULLE DOYNE EDWARD NAHVELAR - Son of the late Edward and Pearl Nahvelar Fernandopulle,​ beloved husband Dharshini,​ precious father of Kishani,​ brother of Nobel Ruth Charmalene and Delma,​ brother-in-law of Anton Felix and Shanthi,​ son-in-law of late Janaki and Oadavid,​ brother-in-law of Prabu Shantha Nimal Shyamali and late Rajkumar and Ravi. Burial at General Cemetery RC Borella at 5.00 p.m. on Saturday 11th January. Remains lie at 241,​ Hospital Road,​ Kalubowila at Pieris Florist Funeral Parlour from Saturday morning.003578

JOSEPH - MAHENDRAN. (Born 12-11-1946). Son of late Emmanuel Joseph & Melita Joseph,​ husband of late Indrani Joseph,​ father of Rajiv Joseph,​ father-in-law of Renuka Joseph,​ grandfather of Rianne Joseph & Raphael Joseph,​ brother of Moharanee Rajakoone,​ Malar Francis (late),​ Arulendran Joseph,​ Rajendran Joseph,​ Balendran Joseph & Shanthi Abraham,​ brother-in-law of Nadaraja,​ Thurairosa,​ Gunawathy Kandiah,​ Nanthavathy Srirangan,​ Sinnadhurai Jeyaraj and Yogaraja was called to rest on 07.01.2020. Interment on 11.01.2020 at 3.00 p.m. at General Cemetery,​ Kanatte.003555

Mr CHELLIAH TONY RAJ (former Staff of Ministry of Estate Infrastructure). Beloved son of late Chelliah and Parvathy,​ brother of late Janaki,​ late Selladurai,​ late Navaratne (SIDA),​ Ravi (USA) & Praba (Babu). His remains lie at Talawakelle residence and cremation will be today on Saturday (11/​01/​2020) at 10 a.m. at Talawakelle Public Cemetery. Phone: 077-5035355.003558

SATHIANATHAN - MARITTA RANJI (Nee Gunaratnam). Beloved wife of Tissa Sathianathan,​ loving mother of Rebecca,​ Tilani,​ Morais & Joachim Rajeeve Sathianathan,​ mother-in-law of Anton,​ Calistus,​ Morais & Jennifer Threet Sathianathan,​ adored grandmother of Amos,​ Andrew,​ Caleb,​ Mercy,​ Joshua,​ Lily,​ Phoebe,​ Micah,​ Asher & Chloe,​ sister of Devaki,​ Janaky,​ Nandan,​ Mohan,​ & Shanthi,​ passed away peacefully on Wednesday 8th January 2020. Remains will lie at their Residence at No. 69/​2,​ Tuwan Nisam Muthalif Mw,​ (Opposite ‘Blue Ocean’ Apartments),​ Templers Road,​ Mount Lavinia,​ on Saturday 11th January from 9.00 a.m. onwards. A Service of Thanksgiving for her life will be held at 4.00 p.m. on the same day. The remains will then be taken to their residence at ‘Alice Villa’ Urumpirai,​ Jaffna. The service of final rites will be held at 4.00 p.m. on Monday 13th January 2020,​ followed by the burial at the General Cemetery Kopay.003024

SIVAGURUNATHAN - LEELA. Beloved daughter of late Appakutti and Nagaratnam Subramaniam of Dehiwela,​ much loved mother of Rameshan,​ much loved sister of late Jegathambikai,​ Jeyarani,​ late Krishnananthan,​ Sarvambikai and late Sarvananda. She was a retired Associate Professor of the Department of Chemical Engineering of the University of Moratuwa. She passed away on 28th December 2019. In accordance with her wishes a private funeral was held on 2nd January 2020 at her residence No. 124/​1,​ Lauries Road,​ Colombo 4,​ followed by cremation at the Colombo Borella Cemetery with the participation of her immediate family members. Relations,​ friends and associates are humbly requested to kindly accept this announcement. Thank you.003543


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