Thursday, 17th April 2014
Thursday, April 17, 2014 (All day)
Obituaries

Obituaries

BALASURIYA - TILAK (MLT, Author). Dearly beloved husband of Queenie (Fernando), father of Asoka (Australia), Lt. Col. (Dr.) Aindralal (KDU), Maj. Dhammika (Abans CIT) and Shiromi, father-in-law of Dr. Dilruni (Australia), Dr. Ajantha (Kalubowila Hospital), the late Janesha Nanayakkara and Yohan Fernando (AAL) (Hon. Justice - Fiji), grandfather of Maithree, Samitha, Isuru Maneesha, Imasha, Vinu and Enura, passed away. Cortege leaves residence No. 7A, Mount Avenue, Mount Lavinia at 4.00 p.m. on Thursday 17th April for cremation at Mount Lavinia General Cemetery at 5.00 p.m. 068961

DE MOTTE - BRIDGETTE MAGDELENE - (nee DAVID). Dearly beloved wife of late Carlo, loving mother of Russel, Valerie, Brian, Gwennette and Annabelle, mother-in-law of Daphne, Marlon Willenberg, Susan, Anton Benedict and Faris Deen, sister of late Anne, Mary, Joseph and of Leena. The funeral took place on the 15th of April 2014 at the General Cemetery, Borella. No. 17/2, Kawdana, Attidiya Road, Dehiwela. 069220

DE PINTO - BEN (Trumps Solutions). Loving son of Renee and late Claude De Pinto, a very special adored brother of Wendy, Claude (Junior) and Sabrina, loving brother-in-law of Ashley Wydeman and Delvine Mathews (deceased), cherished uncle of Lisa and Niranjan Weerasinghe, Samantha and Jerome Bakelmun, Joanne Wydeman, Rian and Dulanga Wydeman, Craig and Jason Mathews, a very loving cousin of Serena and Malik Nalir, much loved granduncle of Mark, Melissa, Moses, Leanne, Nicole, Emma, Evan, Zahra and Zayd. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour at 4.00 p.m. on Thursday 17th April, burial at the General Cemetery, Borella (R.C. Section) at 4.30 p.m. 069243

FERNANDO - MARY RITA MERCY (nee PEIRIS). Beloved wife of Antony Carlo Fernando (JP) (Anton Ralahamy) Retired Member of NMC, loving mother of Lalindra Fernando (GM Aqua Dynamics, Negombo), mother-in-law of Rochelle Smith Fernando, darling achchi of Angelo and Mario, sister of the late Edith, sister-in-law of the late Joe, the late Simon Peter, the late Joseph Phillip, late Mary Agnes, the late Anna, the late Stanley and Herman, and loving aunty of Swarna, Sheela, Prem, Chintha, Chandani, Kithsiri and Prasanna, passed away. Resting at No. 17, Mendis Mawatha, Negombo. Burial at Bolawalana Cemetery. Cortege leaves residence on 17th Thursday at 3.00 p.m. 069187

JAYAWARDANA - MALA (Ex. Sarvodaya). Beloved wife of Claude Jayawardana, loving mother of Naresh, Dinesh & Pradeep, mother-in-law of Suchitra, Chamindrani & Rohanthi, loving sister of Dayananda, Siripala, Kamala, Bandula, the late Ariyaratne and Amithasiri. Cortege leaves residence 72/2, Charles Lane, Lunawa at 3.30 p.m. on 17th Thursday for cremation at Rawathawatte Crematorium. 068960

KALINGAWANSA - KALINGA (Retd. Eng. CTB - Werahera). Beloved husband of Jinitha, loving father of Prasanna (George Steuart Eng.), daughter Ganga (Canada), Senaka (Business), father-in-law of Lasantha (Canada), Kanchana (KPMG), precious grandfather of Stefan, Lashini, Treshan, Seyan, Yoshika. Remains lie at Laksiri Florists (Funeral Parlour), Nalluruwa, Panadura, 16th, 10.00 a.m. onwards. Cortege leaves the Parlour at 3.00 p.m. Thursday 17th April 2014 for cemetery at Wadduwa, for cremation. Tel. 0723212935, 0777506582. 068956

KALUBOWILA - Mr K.A.D. WIMAL. Chairman, Ocean Combine (Pvt) Ltd. Dematagoda and Kelaniveli Suppliers, Maradana. Beloved husband of Kanthi Gunawardana (Deputy Principal, Christ King College, Pannipitiya), father of Ranesha and Nirmal, expired. Cremation Thursday 17th April, Pugoda, Palpita Cemetery at 4.00 p.m. 114 B, Uyana, Samanabedda, Tittapattara. 068967

KARUNARATNA - WINIFRED CHARLOTTE (Aunty, daughter, mummy, nana), now resting with Lord Jesus. Beloved wife of the late Wilfred Karunaratna, mother of Kanthi, mother-in-law of Ken Cumine sister of Mavis, grandmother of Bianca & Brendon (and their spouses Andrew & Ellie). Service held on 16th April 2014. Faith Christian Church, Dandinong Nth- Australia. 069094

RAJADURAI - CHANDRADEVI - Beloved wife of Aiyathurai Rajadurai (Retired TA, Irrigation Department, Kilinochchi), loving mother of Vasugi (Retired Teacher, Hindu College, Bambalapitiya), the late Jegatheesan, Veleesan, mother-in-law of the late Manoharan and Sasikaladevi, loving grandmother of Sarathanjali (Assistant Divisional Secretary, Vavuniya), Shanmugapriya (Call Centre Manager, Chinese Dragon Cafe), Rajeesan (Commercial Credit & Finance PLC), Pratheesan (First Source Dialog Solutions Pvt Ltd.), expired. Remains lie at Jayaratne Parlour on 17th 8.00 a.m. onwards. Cortege leaves the Parlour at 3.30 p.m. for Cremation at Kanatte Hindu Crematorium. Contact 0776599791, 0777337419. 21, 1/7, Station Road, Colombo 06. 069136

SAMARAWIRA VISWANATH MAJINTHA JOHN - (UK). Husband of Ann, son of the late Henry Lambert & the late Agnes Samarawira, father of Pier & Inez, father-in-law of the late Leon and Gus, grandfather of Jordan, Chloe & Oliver, brother of the late Lakshman, the late Ranjith, the late Jayakar, Rukmini Tissaaratchy, the late Lal, Chitra Kariyawasam (France), Nirmala Wijesuriya (France), Tiraj (Belgium), the late Pushpa Gunawardana, Navantha (UK), the late Nirupa, Prashantha (Dimple) (France). Remains will lie on 18th April at A.F. Raymond’s Parlour. Burial at 10.00 a.m. at General Cemetery Colombo on 19th April 2014. 069173

SENEVIRATNE - HEMANTHA (Retired Teacher - Vidyakara Vidyalaya, Maharagama). Beloved wife of D.S.R. (Retired Electrical Engineer CEB/LECO), loving mother of Priyadarshini and Duli, mother-in-law of Giri and Sudarshini, grandmother of Sandali and Sandeep, passed away. Cortege leaves residence 182, De Silva Place, Pannipitiya at 4.00 p.m. on Friday 18th April for cremation at Godigamuwa Cemetery, Maharagama at 5.00 p.m. 069188

WIJAYAWARDHANE - PIYASIRI (Former Principal of Devapathiraja Vidyalaya, Rathgama and Rahula College, Matara). Beloved husband of Vijitha, loving father of Renuke, Chandanie, Shymalie and Nanditha, father-in-law of Champa, Prasanna, Ajantha and Sumudu, loving grandfather of Sachini, Amali, Damithu, Nethmi and Wihandu, passed away. Cortege leaves residence 1079/1A, Liyanagoda Road, Pannipitiya at 2.15 p.m. on Thursday, 17th April 2014 for cremation at Godigamuwa Cemetery, Maharagama at 3.00 p.m. 069009