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DE SILVA - LORNA NALINI (nee WIREKOON) - Safe in the arms of Jesus. Beloved wife of late Lloyd George (ex Bank of Ceylon),​ loving mother of Gamini (UK),​ Tissa and Ramya (UK),​ Kirthi and Nilanthie (Australia),​ grandmother of Druvinda,​ Shehan,​ Anouk,​ Tiasha,​ Kavantissa and Ciaran,​ sister of late Jim Wirekoon. Remains lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour,​ Borella from 9 a.m. Thursday 17th January. Cortege leaves parlour at 2.30 p.m. on Friday 18th January for service at the Cathedral of Christ the Living Saviour,​ Bauddhaloka Mawatha at 3 p.m. Thereafter,​ burial at Jawatte Cemetery (Anglican Section) at 4.30 p.m.005871

DR. ROSHANTHA CHANDRARATNA (ROSH) - It is with great sadness that the family of DR. ROSHANTHA CHANDRARATNA (ROSH) announces his passing on January 8,​ 2019 at the age of 70. ROSH will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 43 years,​ Iolee and his children Priyan and Sahani. ROSH is the son of the late Dr. Modestus Chandraratna and Mary Irene Chandraratna and the son-in-law of the late Bertram Fernando and Elaine Fernando. He is the beloved brother of Premindra and Roanne,​ Harin and Shiromi,​ Sunil and Hyacinth. A memorial service was held in California on January 12th and another service will be held in Colombo at a later date to be announced.006288

FERNANDO - SIROMI FERNANDO (Former Professor of University of Colombo) at rest with Jesus; beloved wife of Rev. Duleep Fernando,​ much loved mother of Ruwan (Innovative-e) and Avanka (University of Colombo),​ mother-in-law of Minoli,​ grandmother of Savistha and Shanilka,​ daughter of the late Romi and C.J. (Bucky) de Saram and sister of Christine Perera and the late Chris de Saram. Remains lie at residence No.14,​ Deal Place A (Duplication Side),​ Colombo 03 on 18th. Remains will lie at University of Colombo from 11.30 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. & thereafter at residence No.14,​ Deal Place A (Duplication Side) Colombo 03 from 1.30 p.m. to 2.30 p.m. Service at Kollupitiya Methodist Church at 3 p.m. and burial at General Cemetery,​ Kanatte at 5 p.m. on Friday 18 January. (Anglican Section).005869

SENADEERA - VINODH SENAKA DESMOND. Head of Sixth Form and Performing Arts at Colombo International School. Precentor of the Chapel of the Transfiguration,​ Choral Director and Director of the English Drama Society of S. Thomas’ College,​ Mount Lavinia. Darling son of the late Piyasena Senadeera (former Mayor of Dehiwela /​ Mount Lavinia) and Veera. Loving brother of Suresh (New Zealand) and Ashok (Canada),​ brother-in-law of Ranjika (Canada). Remains will lie at the Chapel of the Transfiguration,​ S. Thomas’ College,​ Mount Lavinia on Friday,​ 18th January from 3p.m to 9 p.m and Saturday 19th January from 7 a.m to 2 p.m,​ followed by a service at the Chapel. He will be laid to rest at the General Cemetery,​ Borella (Christian Section) at 4.30 p.m. No. 07,​ 1st Lane,​ Ratmalana.006091

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