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AMARASINGHE - MR. ASOKA (Staff of Palayangoda M.V., Payagala). Beloved husband of Padmika (Pothuvila M.V.), loving father of Charith and Dilunika, loving son of Mrs. E.W. Amarasinghe and late Mr. A.V. Amarasinghe, brother of Chitra, Champica (Kalubowila M.V.), Nalini (Kalutara Kachcheri), Mallika (Nagoda Hospital), brother-in-law of Piyal Liyanarachchi (Thusitha Glass Stores, Panadura), Tilakaratne (BMICH), Dinarajh (Business) and Bradley (Maharajah Organisation), loving nephew of Lionel Amarasinghe (retired Deputy Director of Education), expired. Cremation will take place on Wednesday the 22nd at the family burial ground, Palayangoda.

ARIYARATNE - JULIET. Beloved wife of U.L. Ariyaratne (ACME Travels), loving mother of Yashuka Liyanage, grandmother of Sajith (Ananda College), expired. Remains lie at Jayaratne Funeral Parlour, Borella. Interment on Wednesday 22nd at 4.00 p.m. at Borella Kanatte.

BENEDICT - JEREMY - (Janashakthi Insurance). Precious and beloved husband of Sandra, darling dada of Amanda and Vanessa (H.F.C. Dehiwela), beloved son of late Basil Benedict and of Rita Benedict, son-in-law of the late Wilton Fonseka and of Barbara, much loved brother and brother-in-law of Rajiv and Premi, Pushpa and Timothy Aseervatham, Nilanthi and Canex Canagasabai, Jude, Basil and Nirmalie, Tamara and Neville Davidson, Roshelle and Ryan Jaliel, Suzie and Wilhelm Wijesekera, David and Ingrid Fonseka, Nathalie and Lalith Akmeemana, nephew of Anton and Shanthi Joseph, Esme and Teddy Viswasam, expired under tragic circumstances.Cortege leaves A.F. Raymond's Funeral Parlour at 4.00 p.m. on Wednesday 22nd September. Burial at General Cemetery Kanatte (R.C. Section). Australian, UK and Canada papers please copy.

FERNANDO - CHARLES HENRY (Retired Ex Serviceman, Air Force). Beloved husband of Geetha Amarasekara, loving father of Sujitha (Singapore), Dunstan (Oman), late Ivor and Thiyasaka, father-in-law of Upali (C.A.C. Singapore), Priyanthi, grandfather of Jayawi, Hasini and Anurudha, expired. Cortege leaves residence at 4.00 p.m. Thursday 23rd September for burial at R.C. Cemetery Periyamulla, Negombo. 544, Pubudu Mawatha, Camp Road, Dalupotha, Negombo.

GAMAGE - DHARMASIRI - (Vetaran Journalist and Artist), beloved husband of late Sita Gamage (Retired Teacher, Presidents College), father of Chaminda (Copy Director, Q and A), Suminda (Copy Director, JWT), Anjana (Staff Journalist, Daily News), father-in-law of Varuni, Sharmila (Royal Institute) and Channa (Singer), expired. Cortege leaves residence No. B-38, G-1, Maligawatta Flats, Colombo 10 at 3.00 p.m. for Cremation at General Cemetery, Kanatte at 4.00 p.m.

PEREIRA - ANNE PATRICIA (Nee De BOND) - Beloved wife of Christopher Pereira, darling mother of Heath & Tracy (St. Paul's, Waragoda), daughter of late Mr & Mrs Colvin & Theresa De Bond, darling sister of late Christy, late Patrick, Marina, Collin, Ethel, Henry (Germany), Herbie (Dubai), Bernie & Peter (U.S.A.), sister-in-law of Delina, Bertha, Gune, Felicia, late George, Birgit (Germany), Kusum, Donavan, Caryil, Noel & Anne Pereira. Remains lie at Jayaratne Funeral Parlour from the 21st. Cortege leaves Jayaratne Funeral Parlour at 4 p.m. on 22nd Sept. Burial at Dalugama Catholic Church Cemetery at 5 p.m.

PERERA - L.R. (Retired Director of Education). Beloved husband of the late Dora (nee Ratnayake), precious and devoted father of Chanaki, Sujatha, Chintha, Munindra and Thajitha, loving father-in-law of Sarath, Dr. H.T. Wickramasinghe, Vajira, Iza and Sandamali, darling Seeya of Dinushi, Chiranthi Sanjeewa, Rasika, Chathuri, Hiruni, Amaya, Kavinda, Diana, Milena, Hasuli and Devangi, expired. Cortege leaves residence 138B, Thimbirigasyaya Road, Colombo 5, at 3.15 p.m. on Wednesday the 22nd of September for cremation at the General Cemetery Kanatta at 4 p.m. (No flowers by request).

PERERA - RANIL JOSEPH. H.N.B. Kandy. Dearly beloved husband of Saumya, Good Shepherd Convent Kandy, loving father of Vihanga (University of Peradeniya), Ramindu and Pramuditha (Kingswood College), son of the late Paul and Beata Mattakkuliya, brother of Sheela, Malini (UK), the late Marius, the late Sunil, Prenie and Chrysanthie. Burial, Wednesday 22nd at 4.30 p.m. at Mahaiyawa General Cemetery, Kandy. Cortege leaving residence 3.30 p.m. 109/20 A, George E de Silva Mawatha, off Second Rajasinghe Mawatha, Kandy.

PIERIS - GRATIEN OSCAR (Lanka Aquarium & Thiangra). Much loved husband of Uma, loving father of Samitha and Thusitha, beloved father-in-law of Jagath Amarasinghe, expired. Cremation will be held at General Cemetery, Kanatta at 3.00 p.m. on Wednesday 22nd September 2004. Cortege leaves residence at 2.30 p.m. 225, Thimbirigasyaya Road, Colombo 5.

RAMANAYAKE - ANTOINETTE (nee CONGREVE). Dearly beloved wife of Namaratne, precious mother of Dilan, loving sister of Richard and Shirley (France), Felix, Indrani and Monica (Sweden), Maureen (Australia), expired. Cortege leaves residence on Wednesday 22nd at 4 p.m. for cremation at the Public Cemetery, Maharagama. 173, High Level Road, Maharagama. Tel. No. 2851910.

SALGADOE - CECEILIA LEELAWATHIE At Rest with Jesus. Dearly beloved wife of Rev. L. Victor Salgadoe, loving mother of Chrishanthi (Staff, St. Mary's College, Negombo) and Viranjan (HNB, Audit Dept.), and loving mother-in-law of Gamini and Rev. Mihiri and affectionate grandmother of Devpasan. Funeral will take place at Katunayake. Cortege leaving residence 681, Nayaka Road, Katunayake on Wednesday September 22, at 3.30 p.m. for service at the Katunayake Methodist Church at 4.15 p.m. and thereafter burial at the Katunayake Methodist Church Cemetery.

FERNANDO - KINGSLEY (Building Contractor). Beloved husband of Chandra (nee Ratwatte), father of Dilhani, father-in-law of Dhanajaya Amerasinghe (New Zealand), beloved son of late Bertie Fernando (Building Contractor) and Mrs Merlyn Fernando, brother of Noel, Neil, Wimal, Merril, Sita and Chitranee, brother-in-law of Hyacinth, Manel, Saro, Srimalee, Sisira, Gaya and Sita, Anula, Felik, Mahinda, Swarna, Thilak, Upamallika and Anil, expired. Cremation on Saturday 25th September, leaving sisterís residence 1, De Alwis Place, Dehiwela at 4.30 p.m. for cremation 5.00 p.m. at Galkissa Cemetery.

PEREIRA - ANTHONY WILLIAM (TONY) At rest with Jesus. Loving husband of Mohini, precious father of Sonya, Ruth, Johann, Wilhelm and Launcelot, father-in-law of S.F. Liu, Aloma, Jackie and Trisha, loving gramps of Stephanie, Alyssa, Shaun, Ryan, Jordon, Jodean and Ashleigh, brother of late Hugh and Oscar, and of Ronnie, Terry and Marie, loving godfather of Karen Henricus, Remains will lie from 3.00 p.m. onwards on Wednesday 22nd. Funeral Service at 3.30 p.m. on Friday 24th September. Thereafter cortege leaves A.F. Raymond's Funeral Parlour for Cremation at General Cemetery Borella at 5.00 p.m. 31/3C, 1st Lane, Gnanendra Mw., Nawala.


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