Wednesday, 23rd April 2014
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 (All day)
Obituaries

Obituaries

ABEYSEKERA - WALIMUNI ANANDA MENDIS. Loving youngest son of the late W. Henry Mendis Abeysekera & the late Gladys Mendis Wijesinghe Samarasekera, brother of Ranjith, Preethi, Nalin, Pathi, Damayanthi & Srikanthi, brother-in-law of Erin, Walwin Anthony, Christine, the late Teddy Seneviratne, Suranimal Jayasinghe & Mitra Chandraratne, loving uncle of Ajani, Nilu, Sanjeewa, Marise, Rukshan, Roshani, Kalinga, Kanchana, Devinda & Gayan. The remains will lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour on Tuesday 22nd April 2014 from 9 a.m. to Wednesday 23rd April 2014 till 3 p.m. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour at 3 p.m. to St. Anne’s Church, Wattala for burial at Roman Catholic Cemetery at 4.00 p.m. 071134

ALAHAKOON IRANGANIE NALANI (nee WIJEMANA). Beloved wife of Cyril, much loved mother of Lakshmi, Lalith and the late Nayana, mother-in-law of Sunil Hemachandra, Christle & Saman, loving grandmother of Eran, Milan & Mathika, sister of Padmini & Pathmanatha. Remains lie at Rohini Funeral Parlour, Dehiwela Road, Maharagama. Cortege leaves Parlour on 24th April at 3 p.m. for Burial at the General Cemetery Udahamulla. Tel. 0777161630 / 0779191992. 071302

APONSO - PEARL REGINA Relict of Lal Aponso, precious mother of Srinath (Oman), Wasantha, Srimani (ITI), Sriyani (IE Technics), Priyantha (Canada) & Hemantha (Savi Sevena), mother-in-law of Ravindra, Kumudini, Chanaka, Minaka & Samudra, passed away. Cortege leaves No. 75, Egoda Uyana, Moratuwa at 4.00 p.m. on Wednesday 23rd April 2014 for cremation at Egoda Uyana Cemetery. 071139

ARIYARATNE - SHANTHI ANOMA (nee ATTYGALLA). Beloved wife of the late Chandra, loving mother of Kanchana, loving mother-in-law of Erandika, doting grandmother of Rusith, daughter of Julius and Irene Attygalla (nee Siriwardhana), loving sister of Shirani Munasinghe (U.K), Shyama Jayathilaka (Attorney-at-Law) and the late Sydney Attygalla, sister-in-law of Dr. Sarath Munasinghe and Malcolm Jayathilaka, expired. Remains will lie at No 1092, Kotte Road, Welikada, Rajagiriya. Cremation to be held at 5 p.m at the Nawala Cemetery on Thursday 24th April 2014. Cortege leaves residence at 4 p.m. 071592

ATHULA WIJESINGHE (T.L.A.) Beloved husband of Pushpa Maberana Wijesinghe, father of Wasana, Thanuja and Sudesh, father-in-law of Thamal Udamulla and Jayamini Senaviratne, brother of the late Daya, the late Hemasiri and Vinitha, expired. Remains lie at “Beliketiya”, Hirimbura, Galle. Telephone No. 0777-900517. Cremation on Thursday, 5 p.m. at Dadalla. 071523

CHANMUGAM - NEIL - At Rest with Jesus (Former Group Director, Maharaja Group of Companies). Beloved son of Pansy and the late Jeyamani Chanmugam, a very caring and loving husband to Oosha, devoted father to Anouk, Dipika and Devin, affectionate father-in-law of Zal and Kimberly, fun loving seeya of Zavareh and Ayla, much loved brother of Dawn and Dennis, brother-in-law of Nigel and Amy and of Tara Rhunie and Dijen. Cortege leaves residence 10/6, Greenlands Lane, Colombo 5 at 3 p.m. on Thursday, 24th April for Cremation at General Cemetery Kanatte at 4 p.m. 071594

DALUWATTE DULEEP NISSANKA  (Formerly of Ceylon Cold Stores Ltd.). Beloved husband of Sreema, loving father of Rohan & Duleep (Jnr), father-in-law of Madhavi & Geethani, grandfather of Ruwanka, Sandeep, Yalindee & Latisha, brother of Nihal (N.R.M.), Deepal, Padma Wijethunga & the late Sarojini Kodagoda. Cortege leaves residence 34/10, De Saram Road (off Hotel Road), Mount Lavinia on Wednesday 23rd April 2014 at 4.30 p.m. for Cremation at Kohuwala Cemetery at 5.00 p.m. No flowers by request. 071547

DIAS - RUKSHAN (Standard Chartered Bank). Husband of Rajindra, loving father of Rushith and Rushendri, son of the late Norman (Ex-Grindlays Bank) and Dawn, brother of Richie Dias (PABC Bank), Dilrukshi and Dinal, son-in-law of Edmund and Iranganie Weerasinghe, brother-in-law of Anura, Vasanthi, Inoka, Sanjeewa and Yolande, nephew of Vilma and Demmy, Roy Dias and Tharanga, Tony and the late Nelun and of Viani. Cortege leaves residence No. 30/10B, Araliya Gardens, Dehiwela Road, Pepiliyana on Thursday 24th April at 4 p.m. Burial at General Cemetery, Kanatte at 5 p.m. (Roman Catholic Section). 071550

FERNANDO - RAVI (ROBIN) of Hela Clothing Pvt Ltd. Dearly beloved husband of Rukmal, father of Sarita and Janik, father-in-law of Indika Jayawardena, brother of Marieanne Samaraweera and Chrisanthi Wettasinghe, brother-in-law of Changa Samaraweera, Christopher Wettasinghe, Rohan and Ayoma Fernando, Menik and Anomal De Soysa, Sonali and Ranjan De Silva and Ranil Fernando, son of the late Dr. Marcus and the late Irene Fernando, son-in-law of Oscar and Indrani Fernando. Cortege leaves residence 29, Kalyani Mawatha, Wattala on Wednesday 23rd April 2014 at 1.30 p.m. for cremation at the General Cemtery, Kanatte at 3.00 p.m. 071181

IYADURAI - MR. K.K. (Retired Senior Assessor - Department of Inland Revenue), passed away on 20th April 2014. Beloved husband of Vimalabai, father of Subashini (Australia), Pakkiarajah (Commercial Bank - Maskeliya), Prabashini (Sri Razik Fareed M.V., Colombo), Ravikumar (Australia), Vinodhini (Bishop’s College, Colombo), Prakash (Management Analyst), father-in-law of Sukumar (Australia), Evelyn (Thalatuoya Tamil M.V.), Thirupathy (Kinyo Traders, Colombo), Vinodhini (Australia), the late Ratnakumar (Flash Business Services), the late Premila (Trinity College, Kandy), grandfather of Janani Michael, Amalesh, Pradeesh, Sinduja, Dilshan, Jehan, Dasmi, David, Wini, Brindha, Rukshika & Abishek. Remains lie at residence, Woodend Estate, Gurudeniya, Kandy. Burial at 10 a.m. on Thursday 24th April at Family Burial Ground. Further details, contact 0773650539, 0779169742. 071185

MARJORIE GERTRUDE WALSTON - LEO (nee LEWIS) (Teacher, Brunei), passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 18, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Andrew Clifford Walston-Leo, loving mother of April, Ramona, Christopher, Rosanne and Andrea, mother-in-law of Willard, Rohan, Henry, Lisa and Akshir, loving grandmother of Amanda, Krystle and Elizabeth, Nihal and Michelle, Joel and Zachariah, Ryan, Chloe and Grace, Al-Rayyan and Aaliyah, great-grandmother of Aarav and Aaniya and Ethan, sister of the late Gordon Lewis, Arlene Nanayakkara, Monica Rosayro and Daphne Herath. Funeral Mass was held on Wednesday, March 26 at St. Christopher’s Catholic Church, Syndal and Burial at Bunurong Memorial Park, 790 Frankston Dandenong Rd., Dandenong South, Vic. Australia. 071316

RAJAYAH - MR. RAJAMANI CHRISTY RATNAKUMAR, passed away on 20th April 2014. Beloved husband of Vinodhini (Staff - Bishop’s College, Colombo), loving father of Jehan (Corporate Managers & Secretaries (Pvt) Ltd.), Brindha & Rukshika (Students of Bishop’s College, Colombo), loving son of the late Mr. & Mrs. Rajayah, loving brother of Dilanthi Manuel (Principal, Mowbray College, Kandy), Manojkumar (USA), Dineshkumar (Australia) and Ajanthi Rajayah, loving son-in-law of the late Mr. K.K. Iyadurai and Mrs. Vimalabai Iyadurai (Woodend Estate, Gurudeniya, Kandy). Remains lie at Jayarathne Funeral Parlour, Negombo from 9 a.m. on Friday 25th April to Saturday 26th April, 2 p.m. Funeral Service will commence at 2.30 p.m. on Saturday 26th April at St. Stephan’s Church, Negombo and thereafter burial at Mannokka Hena General Cemetery, Negombo. Contact: 0771525791. 071183

SIVAGURU ARULPRAGASAM (Retired C.W.E. Officer) of No. 29, Dutch Bar Road, Kallady, Batticaloa. Son of the late Mr & Mrs Sivaguru, beloved husband of the late Easwary, loving son-in-law of the late Mr & Mrs Subramaniam, loving father of Ravichandran (Australia), Sumathy (Attorney-at-Law), Kala, Vasanthy (Baba), loving father-in-law of Padmini (Australia), Nallanathan, Paramsothy, Anandarajah, loving brother of the late Sivapragasam, the late Selvapragasam, Sithivinayagapragasam, the late Vinayagapragasam, Dr Selvavinayagapragasam, grandfather of Kisho & Dungan (Australia), Ashok (Australia), Saranya & Kuganesan (Australia), Dilakshi (Australia), Revathy & Gopinath, Priya & Darshan (Canada), Jana & Narasimman, Shanki, Mathuri & Sumedhan (U.K.), Ramya, Shobi, Sanjeevan, Sajeivan and great-grandfather of Aadesh (Canada), Arjudh, Himmi and Jaed, passed away. Funeral will take place at Kallady on 24.04.2014 (Thursday). Tel. 077-4905777. 071591

WANIGESOORIA - DIONYSIUS - Beloved husband of Sumana (nee Jayakody), loving father of Harshana, brother of Elmo, expired on 15th April 2014. Cremation took place on the 16th April 2014 at the General Cemetery, Borella. No. 166/12, Elvitigala Mawatha, Colombo 08. 071546