REV. FR. SISIRA - RIENZIE Parish Priest
of Ss. Peter and Paul's Cathedral, Ratnapura was called to Eternal Rest.
His mortal remains lie at St. Mary's Church, Maggona. Requiem Mass will
be at 10.00 a.m. on Saturday 26th August and thereafter burial at
Maggona Roman Catholic Cemetery. Fr. Vicar General, Bishop's House,
ABEYWICKRAMA - MALLIKA (nee MOHOTTI) Beloved
wife of late Noel (People's Bank), loving mother of Vipula (Abu Dhabi), Buddhika
(Tea Board), mother-in-law of Bernard Silva (Staff - D.S.), expired. Cremation
on Saturday 26th 6.00 p.m. General Cemetery, Borella. 191, Veluwana Road,
DIAS - CAPT. FREDDIE Beloved husband of the
late Rosemary (nee Joachim), loving father of Kamini and Budgie Hermon, Tamara
and Mike Snell, Wilhelm and Sabine Dias, Anushka and Dinesh Sattrukalsinghe,
loving grandfather of Karen and Lisa Hermon, Rebecca and Karl Snell, Katrin and
Jason Dias, Akshay Sattrukalsinghe, son of the late F.W. Dias and Maud Lanerolle,
brother-in-law of Marina and Rob Wijesekera, the late Yvonne and Eric Ranasinghe,
Iris and Rutton Pestonjee, Michael and Estelle Joachim and Ninette Joachim.
Cortege leaves residence 6A, Charles Drive, Colombo 03 at 3.45 p.m. on
Sunday 27th August. Interment at General Cemetery Kanatte (Roman Catholic
DISSANAYAKE - KARUNARATNE MENIKE Beloved wife of
late U.B. Dissanayake darling mother of Kumari, mother-in-law of the late
Dinesh Fernando, loving grandmother of Duminda, Sulochana, Shehara, Irosha and
Chitrika, great grandmother of Sachit, expired. Remains will lie at Jayaratne
Funeral Parlour. Cremation on 26th August at 5.00 p.m. at General Cemetery,
Borella. (No. 1346, 12th Lane, Zone 5, Millennium City, Athurugiriya,
FERNANDO - TYRONNE ANGELO (General Manager).
Balmoral Estate, Agarapathana. Dearly beloved husband of Chrisanthi, much loved
father of Threhana and Chiara (students of Girls' High School, Kandy), son of
late Damian Fernando (Planter) and Florence, brother of Clive, Maxwell, Roy,
Kevin, Shireen, Lamona, Charmaine and late Franklyn, son-in-law of late Percy
Kannangara and Euleen, brother-in-law of Priyanthamal and Nishantha, nephew of
Annesly and late Ranee de Saram, expired. Cortege leaves residence on Saturday
26th August at 3 p.m. for service at St. Joseph's Church, Grandpass. Thereafter
interment at General Cemetery, Borella (R.C.). 87, St. Joseph's Street,
GODIGAMUWE - WALTER SUMITH BANDARA (former
Engineer RC & DC), darling papa of Anya (USA), beloved son of late Stanley
Godigamuwe and Sriyani, brother of Stanley, Dr Achela (New Zealand) and
Sakunthala, brother-in-law of Lalith Fernando (New Zealand) and Alan Clarke,
died under tragic circumstances. Remains lie at Jayaratne Funeral Parlour,
Borella. Cortege leaves at 1.00 p.m. Saturday the 26th of August for Cremation
at Buddhist Section General Cemetery Borella. Mallikawatte, Nattaranpotha,
GUNASEKARA - D.K. (DAYA) (DEVAPRIYA KUMARADASA)
(Retd. Motor Traffic Department). Beloved husband of Barbara (Retd. Principal
St Paul's Girls' School, Milagiriya), loved father of Sharmini, father-in-law of
Bertie Rodrigo (Morgan Engineering), beloved seeya of Janek, Tashi and Dhanika.
Cortege leaves No. 6, Swarna Road, Colombo 6 at 4.30 p.m.on Saturday 26th
August. Cremation at Kirulapona Cemetery at 5.00 p.m.
GUNAWARDENE - LEONARD (Retired Comm. Inland
Revenue, Ex. Chairman Gem Corp). Beloved husband of Indranie (nee Delgoda),
father of Sushani, Ajit and Arjun, father-in-law of Mano Jayasinghe, grandfather
of Navin and Anique, brother of Yvonne, late Patrick, Lloyd, Kingsley and
Shelton, brother-in-law of late Priya and Dharma Delgoda, Felix and Amy, Rajah
and late Asokamala, Gamini and Manel, Nalin and late Sita, Srimanie and late
Bertie, Chula and Manel, Jinna and Sweenitha and Chandana and Premanie, Pheobe,
Petronella, Lalitha, late Rani and late Titus. Cortege leaves residence 14/2,
5th Lane, Broadway, Kawdana Road, Dehiwela at 1.15 p.m. on Saturday 26th
August. Cremation at General Cemetery Borella at 2.00 p.m.
GUNERATNE - BERNADETTE (nee MARCELLINE) Beloved
wife of Dr. Rex Guneratne, darling mother of Rajah & Chinta, darling grandmother
of Samantha, Chris, Janaki, Rajiv & Anita, daughter of late B.M. & late Dulcie
Marcelline, loving sister of late Frances, Greg, late Annette, Heddy, Bertha,
Mark, late Basil (Billy), late Hilaire (Hilary), passed away at Jacksonville,
Florida, USA on 22nd August. Her remains will be laid to rest on Saturday 26th
August at Ponte Vedra Cemetery Palm Valley Road, Florida 32082. Address: 676,
Hawk's Trace Drive, Jacksonville, Florida 32225-5401.
JAYASINGHE - ELEANOR (BARNEY) Beloved wife of
late Mervyn de Silva Jayasinghe, loving mother of Maneth, Ravi (Deepthi) and
Radhi, mother-in-law of Shiranthi, Chandani and Ravi Kumararatne, darling
grandmother of Rushika, Ruwanga, Shemani and Shanila. Cortege leaves residence
487/17, Thimbirigasyaya Road, Colombo 05 on Saturday 26th August at 9.30
a.m. Cremation at General Cemetery Kanatte at 10.00 a.m.
NIYANGODA - MRS A. Beloved wife of late Mr S.B.
Niyangoda, mother of Mahinda, Maya and Indrani, mother-in-law of Mangalika,
Kosala and Nihal, grandmother of Rochana, Kanchana, Samanthi, Harsha, Kumudu,
Nilushi and Rajive, expired. Cortege leaves residence on Saturday 26th August at
2.30 p.m. for cremation at General Cemetery Borella (Buddhist Section). 188,
Ramasinghe Mawatha, Kiribathgoda.
PERERA - IVAN son of late Mr & Mrs Christy Perera,
beloved husband of Kanthie, loving father of Dilini, brother of Christobelle,
Chandra, Ranjini and Nirmalee, expired. Cortege leaves residence No. 109, "Christobelle",
Negombo Rd, Nagoda, Kandana 26th Saturday at 4 p.m. for burial at St. John
the Baptist Church Nagoda, Kandana.
PERERA (KURUKULASURIYA) WILLET DANIEL Dearly
beloved husband of Srima, father of Kushal Ajith (Maldives), Rukmalie (Cems Pvt.
Ltd.), Veranjan (National Physical Planning Department), Devika (People's Bank),
Nilmini, Chandana (Peradeniya University), father-in-law of Ranjini, Susil,
Narendra, Harundathi, brother of late Cyril, late Somie, late Sydney,
brother-in-law of late Florence, late Denny, Sumana, Sujatha (Canada), Lal,
expired. Cortege leaves residence on 26th August at 2.15 p.m. Cremation at
Godigamuwa General Cemetery, Maharagama, at 3.00 p.m. 6/8, Suramya Mawatha,
off Wattegedara Road, Maharagama. Tel. 2841927.
PERERA MERVYN - Beloved son of late Mr & Mrs M.A.
Perera, dearly beloved husband of late Irangani, father of Sanjeewani (HNB),
Samanthie (Abans Ltd.) & Janaka (HNB Assurance), father-in-law of Duminda (HNB),
Yohan (Prisym ID) & Nimeshika (Brandix), loving brother of late Anneslie, Leslie
(Germany), Indrani, Shelton (Little Lion), Lukshman (Telecom), Doreen (Indo
East), Priyanka & son-in-law of late Mr & Mrs Justin Rodrigo, expired. Cortege
leaves residence No. 125/5, 8th Lane, Alwis Town, Hendala, Wattala at
3.45 p.m. on the 26th of August 2006 for Cremation at Kerawalapitiya.
RANASINGHE - MR NOBEL - Beloved husband of
Gunaseeli Ranasinghe, father of Thushari and Manori (High Commission Office,
Sweden), brother of Karunawathi of Habaraduwa, Galle and late Padma, Chandra and
Richard. Cortege leaves residence at No.90/7, Lauries Road, Bambalapitiya
for Cremation at 4.00 p.m. at General Cemetery, Borella.
SHELTON FERNANDO - Retired Mechanical Engineer -
Union Construction Ltd. Husband of Kusum (Retired Teacher - Siriseevalee MV
Nalluruwa), father of Ishara (Canada), Nirosha (Kenya), father-in-law of
Jeyachadran (Canada), son of Mrs Leela Fernando and late Mr Simon Fernando,
brother of Nelson, Lukshmy, Anoma, Kanthi, Pushpa, Sisira, brother-in-law of
late Leela, Wijesena, Wimal, Chandrarathna, Sarath, Rani, late Kellapotha (Lake
House), Sirisoma, late Dr Wijesoma, Padma, Sarath, expired in Canada. The
Funeral took place in Toronto. 381/1, Galle Road, Nelluruwa, Panadura.
VIVEKANANDAN - MRS RAJAM passed away peacefully
at home in London. Beloved wife of late Vivekanandan (retired Irrigation
Engineer), daughter of late Sellathurai and late Valliammai, daughter-in-law of
late Kumarasamy (Gramasevaka), family loving mother of late Alzi Kumaran Anandan,
Ranji (USA), Ratha (UK) Dr. Nithiyananthan (UK), Ranga (Argentina), late Rupa,
Sivanandan (Germany), Ravindranandan (UK), Karunanandan (UK) and Kokila
(Canada), mother-in-law of Manel, Ravindran (USA), Surenthirathas (UK),
Selvarani (UK), Rudolf (Argentina), Ranganathan, Latha (UK), Kalaivani (UK) and
Varatheswaran (Canada). Funeral will take place in London. Telephone
WICKRAMANAYAKA - HEMA Beloved wife of late
Buddadasa loving mother of Pushpa (USA), Chandrika (USA), Thusitha, Prasanna,
Dharsana, mother-in-law of Rohan, Jayantha, Deepa Kasuni and Deepika, expired.
Cortege leaves residence on Sunday 27th August 2006 324, 7th Lane, Isurupura
Malabe at 5 p.m. Cremation at Kaduwela Gemunupura Cemetery.
WICKRAMASEKERA - DHARMABANDU (formerly of
Kachcheri, Polonnaruwa, Colombo). Dearly loved husband of Chandra, loving father
of Dhammika, Chethika, Gneranjala (USA) & Nalaka (Australia), Pununuwan
(Attorney-at-Law), father-in-law of Kumu, Trevine Peiris (Eskimo Fashions),
Kenneth Dias (USA), Suba (Australia), Pradeepa Mahakumarage (Attorney-at-Law),
affectionate uncle of Shirani and Upali Gooneratne (Advocate), darling muththa
of Aruni, Kasun, Ruveka, Dilini, Rusiru, Nina, Shane, Hasini, Karen, Harin and
Kate, passed away peacefully. Cremation at Borella Kanatte at 3 p.m. 26th
Saturday. Cortege leaves residence 39, Asoka Circle, Gemunu Mw, Subuthipura,
Battaramulla at 2 p.m.
WICKREMESINGHE - SUBHADRA CHANDRA, J.P. (94 years
old - 1st Pupil of Visakha), daughter of late Mudaliya Richard Mahanama
Panditharatne de S. Wickremesinghe and Lydia de Cabraal Wickremesinghe, wife of
late Ritchie Wickremesinghe, loving mother of late Subharanganie (Belle), Perera,
Chandranie Kasturiratne (UK) and Laki (USA), mother-in-law of late Ivor Perera
and of Sirath Kasturiratne and Chrisanthie (USA), loving grandmother of Thushara,
Lakchandra, Karmanie, Bimba, Lilan and Dilani (all of UK) and Ruwan (USA),
great-grandmother of Daniella (UK). Cortege leaves 38/2, Park Lane, Nawala
Road, Rajagiriya at 3.15 p.m. on Sunday 27th August. Cremation at General
Cemetery, Borella at 4.00 p.m.
GUNASEKARA - D.K. (DAYA)
DEVAPRIYA KUMARADASA (Retd. Department of Motor Traffic). Beloved husband
of Barbara (Retd. Principal St. Paul's Girls' School, Milagiriya), loved father
of Sharmini, father-in-law of Bertie Rodrigo (Morgan Engineering), loved seeya
of Janek and Tashi, and Dhanika, brother of Kusuma Wickramasinghe, Sepala, the
late Padma, the late Eric and Rukmini, brother-in-law of the late Vincent
Wickramasinghe, Kusumi, the late Prema and David Shillam. Cortege leaves 6,
Swarna Road, Colombo 6 at 4.30 p.m. on Saturday the 26th August for
cremation at Kirulapona Cemetery.
MANNANAYAKE - MRS NIMALA Beloved wife of late
Mr Siri Mannanayake, mother of Dhammika, late Suwanetha, Ranjith (Sri Lal
Motors), Gamini (Gamini Motors), Chandrani, Padmini, Nandani, Damith and
mother-in-law of Ranjith, Roger, Shamali, Kumari, Kapila, Shantha, Mahesa and
sister of Colonel F.S. Kasturiarachchi, late Wilbert, Somi, Leela, Sunny, Cecil.
Cremation on 27.08.06 at Family Burial Ground, Pilikuttuwa, Buthpitiya at
4.30 p.m. (No flowers by request).
PERERA - SHELTON VERNON (Solicitor). Dearly
beloved husband of Leonie, brother of the late Douglas, Oliver, Constance and
Durand, brother of Sylvia, Terence and Sister Fidelma (Good Shepherd Convent,
Kotahena), brother-in-law of Mavis, Therese and Raina, passed away in London on
19th August. Cremation at the General Cemetery, Kanatte on Monday 28th August at
6.00 p.m. Cortege leaves residence at 4.45 p.m. 12, Chitra Lane, Havelock
Town, Colombo 05.
WETTEWE - PADMINI (Nee BALALLE) Daughter of late
R.B. Balalle and Esme Balalle Ratwatte, beloved wife of P.B. Wettewe (Retired
Registrar Courts), darling mother of Sanjeewa (Sunday Leader), Anojani, Vasantha
(LOWE LDB), Manel (Three Coins), Amitha (PPT Lanka), mother-in-law of Dilkushi
(University of Kelaniya), Jayantha (Hayleys), Dinusha (Grant Mclann), Dishantha
(Printage), sister of Percy and Tissa Balalle, sister-in-law of Iranganie and
Chintha, grandmother of Akila, Ravishka and Sadithi, passed away. Funeral on
Sunday 27th of August 2006 at 4.00 pm at Udahamulla Cemetery. 183/7, 4th
Lane, Temple Road, Thalapathpitiya, Nugegoda.