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ABEYAGOONESEKARA - THERESE ROSALIA PHILOMINA - Beloved wife of late Hilary (Rtd. SSP),​ loving mother of late Senerath Kapukotuwa,​ Trikanthi Siriwardena (Julius & Creasy),​ Dinesh Kapukotuwa (UK),​ Rehana De Fonseka (Australia),​ Roshni Foenander,​ Shalini Ferreira (Travel Connection),​ mother-in-law of Kshama Kapukotuwa,​ Ananda Siriwardena,​ Tony De Fonseka (Australia) Maurice Foenander (Travel Connection),​ loving sister of late Dr. Rienzie de Silva,​ late Mrs. Ruth Potter,​ Mr. Hugh de Silva,​ Mrs. Bernice Desaa Bandaranaike,​ precious grandmother of Sashen,​ Arnila,​ Rajith,​ Lakshan,​ Dillon,​ Shean,​ Joshua,​ Yischelle,​ Dwayne,​ Jayden,​ Jonathan,​ passed away peacefully surrounded by family. Remains will lie at No. 90/​6,​ Sunethradevi Road,​ Kohuwela. Service at 9 a.m. on Sunday 16th February and thereafter cortege leaves residence at 10.15 a.m. for cremation at 11.00 a.m. at General Cemetery,​ Borella Kanatte (Old Crematorium)013037

AHMED FAIZ NIZAR (Chartered Accountant) dearest husband of Sirini,​ much loved father of Shiyam and Shahan,​ father-in-law of Isba and Azizah,​ loving Grandpa of Amelia and Adam,​ brother of Fawzia,​ late Fazli and late Raizel Nizar,​ brother-in-law of Dinal and Deepal Jayamanne,​ late M T M Sivardeen and Zeena Nizar. Janaza prayers were conducted at the Morden Islamic Centre,​ London and Burial took place in London on 12th February 2020. Ghaib Janaza prayers will be conducted in Sri Lanka,​ Insha Allah today 14th February 2020 after Jumma Prayers at Wellawatte Jumma Mosque. Participation & duas (prayers) of relatives and friends will be much appreciated.013148

DE SILVA - WEERAWARDANE SANJEEWA (S. Thomas’ Prep Kollupitiya 78 O/​L Batch,​ STC Mount Lavinia Batch 80). Beloved husband of Dharshanie De Silva,​ father of Sonduru and Bulani,​ brother of Krishantha,​ Dhammika,​ Bharatha and Chandani,​ expired. Cremation on 14th Friday at 4 p.m. at Waskaduwa,​ Crematorium.013078

FERNANDO - (W.Y.) - Husband of Shirley Fernando - retired teacher of Sri Sumangala Balika,​ Panadura,​ loving father of Ravindra (Australia) Anura (Manchester,​ England) and Pramiltha Fernando (OUSL,​ Sri Lanka),​ father-in-law of Dilani Jayawarne and Mahesha Iddagoda,​ passed away peacefully on 11th Tuesday. Funeral on Saturday 15th February. For cremation at 4.00 p.m. at Wadduwa Crematorium. Cortege leaving residence at 3.00 p.m. 612/​5,​ Galle Road,​ Panadura. Remains at Laksiri Funeral Parlour Uyankelle, Panadura on Thursday and Friday. Contact: 0382249505.013329

GEORGESZ - BRIAN MARCELLINUS - Beloved husband of Manik (nee Pilimatalawwe),​ brother of Barbara,​ late Trevor,​ Mignone,​ Callistus,​ late Ingrid and late Andrew,​ brother-in-law of Stanley Perera,​ late Idina,​ late Ronald Speldewinde,​ late Mallika,​ Joe Schokman,​ late Suzette,​ Tissa and Thilaka. Remains lie at Mahinda Florists Funeral Parlour,​ Mt. Lavinia. Cortege leaves the parlour on Friday 14 February at 3.30 p.m. Burial at General Cemetery,​ Mt. Lavinia (R.C. Section),​ at 4.00 p.m.013485

RATNAYAKE - MANEL UPAMALEE (nee Dasanayake) - Wife of late Upali Ratnayake,​ (Retired Police Officer daughter of late Don George Dassanayake and Manthree Piyasilee (nee Angammana) - Beloved mother of Salinda,​ Sirini & Ruvini (UK),​ mother-in-law of Nilakshi,​ Amaranath Fonseka & Nishantha Marcus (UK) & much loved grandmother of Dinal (UK),​ Shermal,​ Vishal,​ Serala,​ Prashal,​ Marzilino,​ Shantal (St. Bridget’s Convent),​ Andre (St. Joseph’s College,​ Colombo 10) Pavani,​ Janidu (Ananda College Colombo 10),​ Cyana,​ Kiera & Olly (UK),​ passed away peacefully. Remains lie at Jayaratne Funeral Parlour. Cremation at Borella Cemetery at 4.30 p.m. on 14th February 2020.012969

STAVE - DOREEN - Daughter of the late Noel A.B & Violet Stave, passed away on 4th February in UK,​ where she had resided. She is the sister of the late Brindsley,​ Yvonne,​ Anthony,​ Erskine,​ Charmaine and Herschel (Canada) sister-in-law of Frederick Pereira,​ Heather,​ Chandini (Canada) & Lloyd Wijesinghe. Her remains were interred in UK. A memorial service will be held at St. William of York Catholic Church,​ UK on 4th March.013447


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