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DASS - GERTRUDE (nee FERNANDO)  Beloved wife of late Clement Stephen Dass, precious mother of Norbert Dass (Crystal Engineering Enterprises) and Grace, mother-in-law of Fatima (Bank of Ceylon), darling grandmother of Shamindri (APITT) and Charini (St. Bridget's Convent), sister of Cyril and Edward Fernando. Cortege leaves residence No:9/9, Nawahalanduruwa Road, Elapitiwela, Ragama at 3 p.m. on  02nd March 2005 for burial at SS Peter & Paul Church, Ragama. (4) 

ELLEPERUMA - DON SIMON - J.P. Beloved husband of Gunawathi Ramanayake loving father of Wasantha Ranjani (Ministry of Power and Energy), Padma Gunawardena (Sirimavo Bandaranayake Vidyalaya), Sunil Kanthi (Ananda Balika - Kotte), Janitha Lalani (Kospelavinna Vidyalaya), Virani Vinodani (MPCS Kotte), father-in-law of Hemaratne Jayasinghe, S.W. Gunawardena, Upali Loku Liyanage, Gamini Saranathilake Lal De Alwis. Cortege leaves 132, Beddagana Road, Pitakotte at 4.00 p.m. on 02/03/2005. Cremation at Beddagana Cemetery Pita Kotte. 

GAJANAYAKA - S.H. (Retired C.T.B.). Beloved husband of Padma, father of the late Harsha, Samantha (Kandygs), Sobini, father-in-law of Lal (Mercantile Investments), Kapila (Postal Department), expired. Cremation at Thumbovila Cemetery on 2nd Wednesday at 5.00 p.m. 11/1A, Sri Bimbarama Road, Piliyandala

GUNATILAKE - ASLIN Beloved wife of late Ebert Gunatilake mother of Dr Percy  (Veterinary Surgeon), Professor Leslie (USA), Malani, Sunanda, Mallika, Lalitha (Australia) and Wasanthie (ex. Ins. Corp.), mother-in-law of Francis, Ratnayake, Rajapakse (ex. C.C.B.), Sunil Wickramasinghe (Australia), Lal Watawala (Moratuwa University), Pushpa and Malkanthi (USA). Cortege leaves residence  23, Kadjugahawatta, Gothatuwa New Town on Wednesday 2nd March at 4.00 p.m. Cremation at General Cemetery Kanatta at 5.00 p.m. 

JAYASEKARA -  KUMARADASA (Advocate), Kuliyapitiya - beloved husband of Doctor Soma Jayasekara and Senior Relative of Kuliyapitiya Dissanayake family & Matara, "Matara Traders" - subeditor, editor of "Lankadipa" for a long period, Law Advisor of the Development Bank, N.W.P., present Secretary of "Lanka Puwath", a Lawyer at Aluthkade, Kandy, Kurunegala, Kegalle & Kuliyapitiya Law Courts,  expired. Funeral 2nd Wednesday, March 2005 at 4.00 p.m. General Cemetery, Kuliyapitiya. Beloved wife Dr Soma Jayasekara & relations. 

PERERA - PEARL . Beloved wife of late Donald Perera (Midland Bakery Katugastota), loving mother of Indira, Gayani, Anoja, Saman and Ravindra, mother-in-law of Shantha, Titus, Ranjith, Nirmala and Ramani, expired. Cortege leaves residence at 3.00 p.m. on Thursday 3rd March. Cremation at General Cemetery, Mahaiyawa at 4.00 p.m. No.12, Station Road, Katugastota. 

RUBERU - D.L. Beloved wife of late Arther Ruberu and mother of late Linton and of W.K. Ruberu  (ex. Water Board), T.A.R.S. Gunasekara (Retired Lecturer of Siyane College of Edu.), Oliver Gunasekara (Creation Garments), Monica, Tissa Ruberu (Amico) and Chithrangani, mother-in-law of Mallika de Alwis, Anula (ex. Co-Op Department), Mallika, K.D.M. Weerasinghe (ex-Petroleum), Rani and Senarathna. Cremation at 4.00 p.m. Werahera Cemetery on 2nd Wednesday (today). 207/1, Gangarama Rd, Werahera, Boralesgamuwa. 

SIRIWARDANA -  K.D.C.D. ( President of the Association of Registrars of Marriages, Births and Deaths). Beloved husband of Gnanawathie (retired Internal Auditor of Beruwala M.P.C.S. Ltd), loving father of Kithsiri Siriwardana. Cortege leaves residence "Sumudu" Hiriweddala Nauttuduwa, Matugama. Cremation at Hiriweddala General Cemetery at 3.00 p.m. 

TENNAKOON - HAROLD BENSON (HARRY). Secretary to the Dioscese of Kurunegala. At rest with Jesus. Beloved husband of Mabel, ever loving father of  Lakshman, Nirmala, Theja and Manilal, father-in-law of Shanika, Priyantha, Noel  and Stephnie. Funeral on 2nd  March at 4 p.m. at Family Burial Ground. 157, Colombo Road, Pothuhera. 

WEERARATNE - VERNON Beloved husband of Maureen, loving father of Shilani, Ashanthi and late Neilkamal, father-in-law of Bandula Wittachy and Nihal Wijesinghe, grandfather of Sean, Bishan and Roshane, brother of Stephen, Louis (Australia), Luke and late Sister Dolly. Cortege leaves residence, 934/B, Purana Road, Wattegedera, Maharagama on Thursday 3rd March, at 4.30 p.m. Burial at St Thomas' Church Burial Ground, Kotte. Australian papers, please copy.  

ENAS - STUART ANTHONEY (MARRIOT). Precious loving son of Eleanor (nee Konstz) HSBC and Anton (Central Finance), much loved brother of Marlon and Michael (Andy), beloved cousin of Suresh (HSBC), stepbrother of Karen (Bahrain) and Pierre (USA), loving and precious grandson of Margie Konstz, expired under tragic circumstances. Funeral arrangements will be notified later. No. 9/1, Union Place (off Hill Street), Dehiwela.

FERNANDO - THIMOTHY (TIM) - at Rest with Jesus. Beloved husband of Jacintha, father of Ishan and Rehan, father-in-law of Vanessa, grandfather of Shaneez and Shyanne. Cortege leaves residence at 2.30 p.m. 2nd March to General Cemetery, Kanatte (R.C. Section). 79/9, Hettiyawatte, Elapitiwela, Ragama.

JAYAWARDENA - MRS H.W.D.J. (Retired Teacher). Beloved wife of late Ay. Dr D.L. Jayawardena, loving mother of Ay. Dr Dhammika (Ayurvedic Hospital - Lunawa), Asoka, Jitha, Ridma (Gabo Group), Indu Jayawardena (C.I. - Police Communication Division - Mirihana), Dharma (Rubber Research Institute - Agalawatta), mother-in-law of Gamini (Bank of Ceylon - City Office - Colombo), Sarath (Bodyline - Horana), Samanthi, Prasanna, expired. Funeral takes place on 02.03.2005 Wednesday 3.30 p.m. at Raigama General Cemetery. Anguruwatota Road, Raigma, Bandaragama.

PERERA - The Death is announced of GWENDOLINE PERERA (Gwen)(Former Boarding Matron, St. Peters College), daughter of late Mr & Mrs L.L. Perera, sister of late Leslie, late Emil, Auril, late Ivy Myrtle, Bernie and late Hellen. Burial at General Cemetery Kanatte (R.C. Section) on 2nd March at 4.30 p.m. Cortege leaves residence 988, Talangama South, Talangama at 4 p.m.

FERNANDO - MILLICENT (MILLIE) Beloved wife of the late Brigadier Laurie Fernando, loving mother of Nilanthi (Neela) NKAR Travels, loving grandmother of Araliya, mother-in-law of Devapalan (Deva), Beloved sister of Dorris Anna (Australia), Neville (UK), Vilma, Vesta (Canada) and Air-Vice Marshal Anselm Peries. Cortege leaves residence 80/4, Kuruppu Road, Borella at 4 p.m. on 3 March 2005 for Burial at General Cemetery, Kanatta.

FERNANDO - MIRANTHA (General Manager, West Wind Environmental Systems, Kuwait), precious son of Nimal (Managing Director, West Wind Environmental Systems, Kuwait) and Canice Fernando, brother of Niranjan (Australia), Hiran (Kuwait Airways), brother-in-law of Nita and Judy, uncle of Nichelle and Nicole, Aaron and Portia, died under tragic circumstances in Kuwait. Cortege leaves 62/29, Peiris Mawatha, Kalubowila, Dehiwala at 4.30 p.m. on Thursday 3rd March. Burial at General Cemetery Kanatte (Roman Catholic Section).

FERNANDO - SHIRMAL (Director, D.P. EX Worldwide). Beloved son of Stephanie and Shirley, darling brother of Shirlene, Shyan, Sandra, Sherika and Sheoni, loving brother-in-law of Krishan, Ursula and Mondy and much loved uncle of Rebecca, Jessica, Jehan, Natalie, Shenelle and Evanka. Cortege leaves residence 23/8, Sunethra Devi Road, Kohuwala at 3.15 p.m. on Friday 4th March. Burial at St Sebastian's Church, Burial Ground, Moratuwa. Tel. 5513269.

WICKRAMASURIYA - EDWARD (of Shafeeq Clearing Agency, Colombo-1) (Former Sri Lankan National Foot-Ball Player, Captain & National Coach). Beloved husband of Leena, loving father of Asiri (Sri Lankan Airlines) and Hassan (Student, St Peter's, Bambalapitiya), father-in-law of Nimalie (Linea Mas, Ratmalana), expired. Cortege leaves No. 19, Gajaba Place, Kirillapone at 3 p.m. on Thursday for Burial at Borella, Kanatte.


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