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DANDENIYA - GLADYS Beloved wife of the late Harry, beloved mother of Shanthi and Ranjan, mother-in-law of Senaka Wickramasinghe and the late Lorraine, grandmother of Sanjeewa, Sashira, Radhika and Nilukshi, great-grandmother of Anya, expired. Cremation 5 p.m. at the General Cemetery, Kanatte on 18th December. No.77, Pamankada Lane, Colombo 06.

EDIRISINGHE - MRS NANDA - Beloved wife of E.M.A. Edirisinghe (D.L. & F. De Saram), loving mother of Chintha (Apollo Hospital), Sriyamani (Medlabs), Lakshman and Ajith (John Keells), mother-in-law of Sunil, Abewickrama and Nadeera, passed away on 16th December, 2003. Cremation at Aldeniya Cemetery, Kadawatha on 20th Saturday at 4 p.m.

JAYAWARDENE - P.G. Pannipitiya. Beloved husband of late Mrs. A.D.M. Jayawardene, loving father of Lankajith Pannila and Shayamal Pannila, loving father-in-law of Indra and Taranga, expired. Cortege leaves residence at 5.00 p.m. on Saturday, 20th December for Cremation at Maharagama, Godigamuwa Cemetery. 14/116, William Perera Mawatha, Erawwala Road, Pannipitiya.

KHAN - HADJIANI G.W. (MOLLY) Retired Teacher. Beloved wife of Al-Haj M.A. Khan (Joe) - Retired OIC Telephone Exchange, University Peradeniya; daughter of Marhoom Al-Haj A.R.J. Abdeen & Marhooma Hadjiani Abdeen of Katugastota, Kandy; beloved mother of Azra Hassim (Dilan) USA, Faizal (Roshan) USA & Shiraz (USA); daughter-in-law of Marhoom Murad Khan & Hadjiani Leithan Khan of Kandy; mother-in-law of Salal Hassim (USA) & sister of Tuany (Tim) Riyadh, Hanees, Puthra (Jeddah), Seenar (St. Sylvesters) and Ihshan. Janaza took place on Saturday 13th December. 415, Peradeniya Road, Kandy. Telephone 94-81-2226297.

PATRICK - P.L. [Rt. Additional Government Agent (SLAS) - Jaffna]. Beloved husband of Rita, loving father of Ratnakumar, Rev. Fr. Michael Thayananthan, Dr Dharshini, Patricia, Gabriela, Preman and Selvi, father-in-law of Pushpakody, Dr Kamalan Muthiah, Yogeshwaran, Anandarajan and Marina, brother of Josephine, P.C. Antony, Lourdes, P.J. James & Felicitas, expired on 16.12.2003. Funeral arrangements will be notified later. No.37, Kinross Av., Col. 4. TP No. 94-114-513477. Informant - Mrs Rita Patrick (wife).

PEREIRA - AMESH. Safe in the arms of Jesus. Dearly beloved son of Anil and Srima, died in U.K. Cortege leaves residence at 4.00 p.m. on Saturday 20th December. Burial at St. Joseph's Church Burial Ground, Uyana, Moratuwa. No. 11, St. Joseph's Street, Moratuwa.

SERPANCHY - ANTON. Dearly beloved husband of late Stella (nee Ziegelaar), precious father of Russell (Avalon Enterprises), Adrian, Jerome (Australia), Randolph (Pership Group), Loxley and Yolande (Australia), dearly beloved son of late Andrew and Olga, loving brother of late Monica and of Aloysius Clarence and Marky (UK), Marguerite (Aus) and late Ignatius, loving father-in-law of Aloma, Lorraine, Dilki, Beverley and Hentley, darling grandfather of Chauntelle and Cassandra, Delon and Joanne, Michelle and Jason, Nathan and Trent. Cortege leaves Residence 23, Wasala Road, Dehiwala at 3.00 p.m. on Friday 19th December for Service at St. Mary's Church Dehiwala, thereafter burial at General Cemetery Kanatte (R.C. Section).

SIYASENA - YASAWATHIE. Beloved wife of late P A Siyasena (formerly of George Steuart & Co.), loving mother of Daya (UAE), Robin (Canada), Lucky (formerly IPW/Railway, now in USA), Sunil (Delmege Insurance Brokers (Pvt) Ltd.), Ramani, Shanthi, Lalantha (Canada), Ranjith (USA) and Rosa (USA), mother-in-law of Kumudini, Swarna (Canada), Geraldine (Canada), Leela (SLICL), Karunadasa, Senani, Saman (Canada) and Roshini (Canada). Cortege leaves residence on Thursday 18th December 2003 at 2.00 p.m. for cremation at General Cemetery Borella at 3 p.m. No. 259/71, Bandaranayakapura, Kalapaluwawa, Rajagiriya.

SURIYAARATCHY - NEVILLE CHRISTOPHER, General Manager, Union Knitting Industries Ltd. Beloved husband of Cynthiya, loving father of Dilhani and Champika, father-in-law of Vijitha Lenaduwa and Maheshika, loving grandfather of Sonali and Achini, brother of Christable Ponnamperuma, late Godfrey and Leslie, expired. Cortege leaves to St. Andrews Church, Kadawatha on 18th Thursday December 2003 at 3.00 p.m. No. 251/2, Kossinna, Ganemulla. No flowers by request.

TENNAKOON - T.M.P. (Mrs K.M. ABEYRATNE). Beloved wife of late K.M. Abeyratne (Anamaduwa), loving mother of Bandula, Udula (Kachcheri - Anuradhapura), Upali (High Court Judge), Mallika (Inland Revenue), Kanthi (Textile Department), Sarath (Electricity Board), Sisira (Sapphire Hotel), Shiroma and late Indrananda and Kapila, mother-in-law of Dharmadasa, Prema, Indrani, Karunathilaka, Hema, Shantha, Kanthi, Wasantha and Saman, expired. Cremation at Battaramulla Cemetery on Thursday 18th December at 5.00 p.m. Cortege leaves residence at 4 p.m. 548, Isuru Uyana Akuregoda, Battaramulla.

WEERASEKERA - CARL (JP). Loving husband of Pearl (Hyacinth), beloved father of Rohitha and Malathi, father-in-law of Sonali and Brian Rodrigo, much loved grandfather of Avishan and Shanaka, brother of late Stephnie Abeywardena, late Phyllis Perera and of Olga Adhihetty and late Anton Weerasekera, expired. Cortege leaving residence "The Walauwa", Mankada Road, Kadawatha on Thursday 18th December at 4.30 p.m. Interment at R.C. Church Burial Ground, Kadawatha.

JAYAWARDENA - W.M. (Retired Inspector of Police). Beloved husband of Leela (Retired Teacher - Dharmapala Vidyalaya - Pannipitiya), father of Thilina (Global Online), Pradeepa (Census and Statistics), father-in-law of Dhammika Peiris, expired. Cremation on 18th December @ 3.30 p.m. at Godigamuwa Cemetery. Cortege leaves residence @ 2.30 p.m.  

SUDUSINGHE - MRS RUPA. Retired Teacher - St. Paul's Milagiriya. Beloved wife of Anil (Retired Land Officer), mother of Yogendra (Canada), Dr Rajindra (Govt. Hospital - Nawagamuwa), Dr Samitha (Base Hospital - Avissawella), Priyanthi (staff - Royal College), Mangalee (staff - St. Joseph's Girls School - Nugegoda), mother-in-law of Rahbar Latifi (Canada), Mahinda Wijayashantha (Chief Engineer C.E.B.), Dr Rasika (Base Hospital - Avissawella), Lalantha Gunasinghe (Engineer - NEMO - Housing Ministry), Thilak Waidyaratne (Major - SL Army Signals Corps.), grandmother of Gayan, Kashee, Kaushalee, Sumedha, Amanda and Chelsea, expired. Remains lie at residence, 39/2, Kalubowila Road, Dehiwala. Funeral will take place at Kohuwala Cemetery on 21.12.2003 and cortege leaves residence at 3.00 p.m. 

YOGANADHA WIJAYARATNAM (Retired Research Officer -Medical  Research Institute, Colombo). Loving husband of Sakunthala, loving son of late W A Wijayaratnam and Thangammah (Australia), loving son-in-law of late Mr & Mrs R T Chelliah, loving brother of late Vivekanandha, Satchidananda (Malaysia), Sharwanandha (Canada), Vipulanandha (Australia), loving father of Suganya (Canada), Yasodharan (Dubai), Suboshini (U.K.), loving father-in-law of Vasantharajan (Canada), Srishayini Priya (Dubai), Rajan Jeyabalan (UK), loving grandfather of Seyon, Ashveini, Abeshek & Tharani, loving brother-in-law of Thilakawathy, Indra (Malaysia), Thilagawathy (Canada), Manohari (Australia), Shantha Fonseka (Australia) & Chandra Sabesan (Australia), passed away peacefully on 14th December in  Scarborough Canada. Funeral will take place on Saturday 20th December in Canada. 716-30, Denton Avenue, Scarborough, Ontario, M1L 4P2, Canada. Telephone: (416) 6910927 (Suganya Vasantharajan)


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