Saturday, 18 September 2004  
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FERNANDO - INA At Rest with Jesus. Beloved wife of late Vernon Fernando (retd. Planter Beruwana Estate Eheliyagoda), loving mother of Kumanjalie (Richard Pieris), mother-in-law of Jayanath (Tea Tang), loving grandmother of Keshinie, beloved sister of Greta, Neil, Christie, Richelieu, Pete and of late Merle, Dick, Freda and Monica. Cortege leaves residence on Friday 17th September at 4.15 p.m. to St. Matthias' Church for service and thereafter burial at the Church Cemetery Angulana. "Mal Priya", 32, Angulana Station Road,  Moratuwa. 

GUNASINGHE - PADMA  Beloved daughter of late Andreas & Roselyn, loving sister of Prema, Wije, late Sugga, Kusuma, Channa, Ramya and Nimal, sister-in-law of late Titus Fernando, Marlene, Nimalka, Pushpanathan, Surangani, Bala Dharmalingam and Sunimal, expired. Cortege leaves residence 145/5, Galle Road, Colombo 6, on Saturday, September 18th at 3.30 p.m. for burial at Galkissa Cemetery. 

PERERA - RAJIVE (S.A.G.T. and Old Boy of Royal College). Beloved husband of Kishani, loving father of baby Jessica, precious son of Clement and Jean, darling brother of Dinukshi, died under tragic circumstances. Cortege leaves residence on Saturday 18th September, at 4 p.m. for Interment at St. Thomas' Church Burial Ground, Kotte. No.82, Beddegana Road, Pita-Kotte. 

SIMON - RASIAH JOHN NAGARAJAH Passed away peacefully on September 11th 2004 in his 90th Year. Beloved husband of Josephine Manonmany (nee Elankayer) for 55 years, loving father "Dada of Bryan, Rosabelle (Daniel Newton), Ivan (Pauline), Godwin (Leslie), loving grandfather of Emily, Naomi Melanie and Bethany, son of the late Solomon Patrick and Florence Simon-Rasiah of Chundikuli, brother of the late Lily, Albert Alice Robert George Edward and Jeyam. Funeral service was held at St. Paul's Church L'amoreaux Toronto Canada on Wednesday September 15th at 3.00 p.m. Interment at the Church Cemetery. 66, Harringay Crescent, Scarborough Ontario MIW.IZ3, Canada. 

WEERASINGHE - OLGA. nee CABRAAL. At rest with Jesus. Beloved wife of Rev. D.E. Weerasinghe, loving mother of Eshan (Oman) and Nishani (Bishops College), mother-in-law of Thamara (Oman) and Yohan Rajapaksha (General Sales Co. Ltd.), loving sister of Delicia de Silva, loving grandmother of Akila, Rachel, Jennifer and Jehan. Cortege leaves residence on Friday the 17th at 3.00 p.m. for service at the Makevita Baptist Church at 4.00 p.m. Burial at the Makevita Cemetery (Baptist - Sec.) at 5.00 p.m. 

JAYAWARDANE - ALFRED of Boralesgamuwa, retired Assistant Collector of Customs. Beloved husband of late Doreen Karunanayake, loving father of Dr Damayanthi, Dhammika, Ajith, Wasantha, Athula and Chatura, father-in-law of Ranjith Ramanayake, Dilrukshi, Dushanthi, Gayomi and Sunethra, brother of late Henry, Ida, Latty, Girty and Freeda, expired. Cremation at General Cemetery Boralesgamuwa, on Saturday 18th September. Cortege leaves residence at 4.30 p.m. "Field View", Kesbewa Road, Boralesgamuwa. 

SILVA - MERCY SRIMA - Dearly beloved wife of Eric, darling mother of Sunimal (Canada) and Piyum, mother-in-law of Ranjini (Canada) and Nissanka Attygalle, grandmother of Ranmal and Vindhya, sister of Felicia Sivagnanam and Godfrey Gunatillake. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymond's Funeral Parlour on Saturday 18th September at 3.30 p.m. Cremation at General Cemetery, Kanatte at 4 p.m. (No flowers by request).

FATHIMA HANOON - Beloved wife of Farook Thahir (Attorney-at-Law), daughter of Marhoom M. Usman and Marhooma Noorul Abida, daughter-in-law of Marhoom M. Thahir and Marhooma Noor Zaneera, darling mother of Aminath Ramla, Zainab Ramzeena, Imran (Switzerland), beloved sister of Fareeda Khalid, Azeeza Ismath, Khairun Nissa Falie, Ibrahim Mubarack, Ameen Mubarack J.P. (Business Consultant), Ameena Mahroof, Hussain Zacky, Zubaida Nizam, Mariam Saeeda Fowzer (Switzerland), mother-in-law of M.F. Saduk (Manager International Division, H.N.B. Head Office Branch), M.M. Zawahir (Field Sales Manager - Glaxo Smithkline), grandmother of Shiham, Shamail (student of St. Thomas College, Mt Lavinia), Sahala (student Melbourne Int'l), Yumna (student Bishop College) and baby Rakeeb. Janaza leaves residence No.28, Nalanda Place, Colombo 10, Friday 17th at 11.00 a.m. to Kuppiyawatte Muslim Burial Grounds. 

JAYAWARDENE - MARY THERESE. With deep sadness the family announces the passing away, on September 15th, 2004 of Mary Jayawardene in her 94th year. Beloved wife of the late Dr. Richard Jayawardene, sister of the late Tom & John Roper-Tyler, loving mother of Asoka (Canada), the late Tissa, and Sita, Ranee Perera (Canada) and Nihal (Canada), mother-in-law of the late Dr. Douglas Senaratna, Malini (Canada), Sagarika, Anton Perera (Canada) and Dharshini (Canada). Loku will be fondly remembered and deeply missed by her grandchildren, Sharmini & Dr. Nihal Herath, the late Jehan Senaratna, Ajantha Perera, Umadanthi & Nishantha Jayamanne, Harsha & Shiromi Perera, Erandathie & Albert Pieris, Ryan Jayawardene, Richard & Rochelle Jayawardene, Sharon & Richard Mendis, Denise Jayawardene and Kevin Jayawardene, her 11 great-grand children and her two faithful caregivers Gunapala & Deepika. Remains will lie at A.F. Raymonds Parlour from Saturday 18th Sept. 04. 37, Melford Crescent, Dehiwela.


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