ABEYRATNE - MRS KAMALA. Daughter of late Mr H.A. Udugama and
Anula Kalualgoda Kumarihamy. Relict of Mr Y.M.W. Abeyratne, beloved
mother of Mallika, Ranjit (Roger), Chitra, Malini, Nihal, Lakshman
(Lucky), Ramya, Chandrika, Dushyanthi and Nirmalie, mother-in-law of
late Danister Goonatilleke, Mona, R.B. Rajaguru, Athula Dodanwela,
Haruwe, Chandrika and Preminda Samaraweera, darling Athammi of Ayomi and
Rohan, Roshan and Nicci, Naresh, Ajith, Gemunu, Lasantha and Ravindra,
loved great-grandmother of Anithra. Cremation at Mahaiyawa on Saturday
23rd April at 4 p.m. Cortege leaves residence 61, Sri Dharmapala
Mawatha, Asgiriya, Kandy.
DE MEL - LASANTHA Loving husband of Christine and father of
Hirantha, Sandra, Srimal, son of Dougles and late Phylis De Mel, brother
of Valerie, Chrysanthi, Lucky and Jayantha, brother-in-law of Roy,
Swintha, Parin and Nimal, Jacintha, Eroma and Antonette Mello, laid to
Rest in California, USA. A Mass of Thanksgiving will be celebrated on
Friday 22nd at St Josephs Church, Uyana, Moratuwa at 10.30 a.m.
KODAGODA - BASIL (retired Planter, JEDB, SLSPC) Beloved
husband of Irene, loving father of Manjula (Gemi Teas), Sajeewa (Dubai),
and Kumudu (Martin Empex), father-in-law of Dilrukshi (Mufaddal
Traders), Yosha (Dubai), Anusha (Green Lanka), expired. Cremation at
5.00 p.m. on Saturday 23rd at the General Cemetery Mt Lavinia. Cortege
leaves residence at 4.00 p.m. 31, Attidiya Road, Kawdana, Dehiwala.
MENDIS - EUNICE AMYBELLE At Rest with Jesus. Beloved wife of
Tom retired O.A. Galle Kachcheri, darling mother of Chamindrani,
Professor, University of Tenesee, USA, Euvarani retired Teacher, Prince
of Wales College, Moratuwa, Mihirani, Dr Tiraj (Badulla General
Hospital), mother-in-law of Dr Naresh Jayasena, Mahes and Nuala loving
sister of the late Wilfred Percy, the late Doris the late Olivia Florida
Indrani the late Shirani and Ranjith Grandmother of Chinthana Suchethana
Manjuni Kala Manosh Miran Winode Geethika and Nushane, expired. Cortege
leaves residence for Service at Moratumulla Methodist Church,
Moratumulla on Thursday 21st of April at 4.30 p.m. Burial at the Church
Cemetery. 219, Uyana Road, North Lunawa, Moratuwa.
SAMARAKOONE - LAL (CHANDRALAL M.) Devoted husband of Siromi,
precious father of Viraj, Priyan and Ishan, beloved son of late Col.
Jerry Samarakoone & Mrs Wimala Samarakoone and son-in-law of Dr & Mrs
S.N.B. Talwatte, brother of Srimathi, Geraldine, Rodney, Ravin, Shiromi
and Maya, brother-in-law of Gamini, Geetha, Sandakala, Jeremy, Asite and
Sonali, Kishani and Saliya, passed away suddenly on 10 April 2005.
Cremated in Vancouver, Canada on 17.4.2005 - 8431, Steveston Highway,
Richmond, BC, V7A1M4, Canada. Email:
SAMARAWEERA - GUNAWATHIE PUJITHA. Death is announced of
GUNAWATHI PUJITHA SAMARAWEERA (Seetha). Beloved wife of Ariyasena
Samaraweera, precious mother of Susith, Pradeep Madhu, Asitha and Nirupi,
mother-in-law of Shama, Thakako, Roshan Roshani and Siva, expired.
Cortege leaves the residence, 32, Sathisara Mawatha, Mount Lavinia
on 21st April at 4.15 p.m. for cremation at 5.00 p.m. Mount Lavinia
SEBASTIAN - TAMBIRASA, Husband of Angela Rajini, son of
retired Inspector of Excise the late T Tambirasa and late (Mrs) R.
Tambirasa of Valvettithurai, brother of the late Mrs Anne Arulanantham,
the late (Mrs) Rose Arulanantham, Anton Tambirasa (London),
brother-in-law of late S.A.Arulanantham and Pushparanee Tambirasa,
Mervyn, Arumai, Gnani,Suvendra, Rajeswaran, Carmalita, Kumuthini & Jeyam
Edirimanasinghe (London), God father of Damian Tambirasa (London), uncle
of Cyntha Wise, Regina Tambirasa, Stella Elkington, Marian Vethanayagam,
Nirmala Pover and Bernada Paramanathan (USA), and Amalashanthy Antoni
(Australia), granduncle of Ben and Hannah Wise and Emily Elkington
(London). The remains leave residence, 14,David Road, Jaffna for
Holy Mass at St. Mary's Cathedral Jaffna at 4.30 p.m. on Thursday the
21st April 2005 for interment at the Catholic Cemetery Jaffna. Friends
and relations please accept this intimation.
SILVA - MR S.A. WILFRED. (Who lived at 263, Deans Road,
Col-10). Beloved husband of Anastasda, loving father of Beatrice Eustase
& Augustine, father-in-law of Kingsley & Asuntha, brother-in-law of
Reginald & Eileen, grandfather of Hilariyan, Kawshaliya, Antonette
Sonali, Marina & Nishanthi, expired. Cortege leaves residence on 21st
April at 3.00 p.m. from No.54/7, Baron Perera Road, New Town,
Gothatuwa. General Cemetery Kanatta (R.C. Section)
VARNASOORIYA - K.B. Lt.Col.(Rtd) - Kuda (Ex. NIBM, TEAMS,
Mahaweli Dev. Authority). Dearly beloved husband of Ranjani, son of late
Mr S.B. Varnasooriya and of Mrs Agnes (Bindunuwewa, Bandarawela), loving
father of Hemantha (McLarens), Major Kanishka Bandara (Gajaba Regiment),
Chandrakeerthi (Canada), father-in-law of Harshini, Virajini and
Kanchana, expired. Cortege leaves residence 125/18, Thaksala Gardens,
Pannipitiya Road, Battaramulla (opposite David Peiris Motor Co.) at
2.30 p.m. on Saturday 23rd April, for cremation at Thalahena Cemetery.
WALLES - BRENDA (Principal - The Academy of Dressmaking).
Dearly beloved wife of the late Bertie, precious and loving mother of
Bryan (USA) and Beverley, loving mother-in-law of Brenda (USA) and
Tryphon Mirando, darling grandmother (Ma) of Tammy, Tony and Nicholas
Walles (USA) and Tashiya and Dharisha Mirando, sister of the late Mona
and of Beulah and Eric, sister-in-law of the late Irene and Gertie and
Ma to all those who loved her passed away peacefully on Sunday 17th
April 2005 and was interred on Tuesday 19th April 2005. A Memorial
Service to celebrate her life will be held on Thursday 21st April 2005
at St. Theresa's Church, Thimbirigasyaya, Colombo 5, at 7 p.m. 30/6,
2nd Lane, Koswatte, Nawala.
WIJAYAGUNARATNE - S. MAHENDRA. (Ex - CTC Leaf Division - Kandy).
Dearly beloved husband of Sriyadevi, father of Harendra, Sachindra, and
Shalindra (Trinity College, Kandy), son of late Mr and Mrs Wally
Wijayagunaratne, son-in-law of Mr and Mrs Kingsley Weerakoon, brother of
Maheshi, brother-in-law of Upali Jerome, Nelum and Damayanthi, expired.
Cortege leaves residence 125, Horana Road, Kalutara North at 5.00
p.m. on 21-04-2005.
DE SILVA - A.S. - AMARAWANSA SIRISENA DE
SILVA JP aged 98 years, retired Divisional Superintendent Post Offices
Inquiring Officer Public Service, loved husband of late Felci, dearly
loved father of Srimavo Nimal Sriya and Mahnel Canada affectionate
father-in-law of M.P. Warusawithana Lalanthie Richard Batuwantudawe
Anoja (Canada), loving grandfather of Samanti and Vijitha Kulatilake
Maitri and Ruwanthi Warusawithana Menik and Vijanaka Fernando Tania and
Jamie Batuwantudawe Anjana and Ashan de Silva precious great grandfather
of Kaumadi and Sachitri Kulatilake Miuru Warusawithana Chaamindri and
Samith Fernando, brother of late A.J. de Silva and H. Sisiliya de Silva
of Heenatiya Balapitiya, brother-in-law of B.N.F. Mendis and late Dr
B.R.E. Mendis, expired. Cremation at Moratuwa Rawatawatta Cemetery on
23rd Saturday at 5.30 p.m. Cortege leaves residence at 5 pm. No flowers
by request. "Sirinimal" Mahavidane Mawatha, Moratuwa.
GUNASEKARA - LILAWATHI. Beloved wife of late B.D.A. Gunasekera,
eldest daughter of late Muhandiram & Mrs L.G.A. Karunatilaka of
Talgaswela, mother of Ariyatilaka, Mahinda, late Kithsiri, Jayanthi and
Mallika, mother-in-law of Shanthi, Mangalika, Seetha, Daya and Sarath,
sister of late Nimal, late Ghana, late Chandra, Sriyalatha and Rupa,
expired. Cortege leaves residence at 4.00 p.m. on 21st April, "Sea
SENANAYAKE - MALINI MALINI JOTHILATHA SENANAYAKE of
Narangamuwa Giriulla lived in Australia since 1996. Beloved wife of
Wilson Senanayake, loving mother of Rohan, Devika and Darshani,
mother-in-law of Rohini Godamanne, Gamini Adikari and Upananda
Gunasekara all living in Australia, loving grandmother of Rakith, Rashan,
Samantha, Mellissa, Ashen and Vikum, passed away on 18th. Funeral will
take place on 21st April in Melbourne. Upananda Gunasekara, 9,
Jeanbart Court, Wantirna South, VIC 3152, Australia.
MANONMANI - MRS T. expired on 20.04.05. Beloved wife of K.
Thiruselvam (Auto Lanka Motor Trades, Colombo), mother of Mrs Sharmila
and Rukshila (St. Brigets Convent, Colombo-7), mother-in-law of Adhi
Senthil (Theni Tamil Nadu), loving daughter of late Mr P. Suppiah Nadar
(former Propreritor P.M.T & Co. Balangoda) and late Mrs Sundari Ammal,
loving sister of S.R. Sabapathy (S.P.S. Automobiles Pte Ltd, Colombo),
S.T. Moorthy (S.P.S. & Co Colombo), S. Kosalram (S.P.S. Auto Traders
Colombo), S.P. Uniya Moorthy, Pathmawathy, Sathiyawathy, sister-in-law
of K. Selvaraj, K. Manoharan (Tuticorin), Mangalam, Chandrakumari, Latha.
Remains lie at 52/2, Ward Place, Colombo 7. Funeral will take
place on 22.4.2005 at 4 p.m. General Cemetery Kanatte Borella (Hindu
PERERA - NIMAL (Singer Regnis Lanka Limited). Beloved husband
of Cheryl, loving father of Gimhan (Head Prefect) and Gimantha (Year 9
St. Peter's College, Colombo), son of the late Mr and Mrs Rennie Perera
of Mutwal, son-in-law of the late Hubert Fernando and Mrs Linda
Fernando, brother-in-law of Adrian Fernando (New Zealand). Funeral
arrangements will be notified later. No.16A, St. Mary's Road, Mount