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JAYAWARDENE - Dr ASOKA - Canada. It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing away of ASOKA (73) on Thursday, June 07, 2007. Loving husband of Malini, father of Ryan and Sharon and father-in-law of Richard Mendis (USA), beloved son of the late Richard and Mary Jayawardene and brother of late Tissa, late Sita Senaratne, Ranee Perera (Can) and Nihal (Can), son-in-law of late Colin Fernando and Praxide, brother-in-law of late Dr Douglas Senaratne, Sagarika, Anton Perera (Can), Dharshini (Can), Brindley Fernando, Adolphus Fernando (Can), Manel Peiris, Donald Fernando (USA), Neville Fernando (Can), Harold Fernando (France), Norma Silva (Can), Neeliya Silva and Shyama Wijewardana. He will be lovingly remembered by his many nieces, nephews, family and friends. Funeral took place on Mon, 11th June. Email: [email protected]. 1171, Spragg Court, Mississauga, Ontario, L5C 2Z9, Canada.

ARNOLDA - GEOFFREY MARK ANTHONY  Beloved husband of Judy (Ganlaths), loving father of Dominic (U.K), beloved son of Iris and late Elmo, brother of Geraldine (U.K) and Anne (Australia), son-in-law of the late Mr and Mrs Joe Gomesz, brother-in-law of Christopher Bakelmun (U.K), Dion and Desmond Gomesz (U.K), much loved uncle of Caroline, Matthew and Michael, expired. Cortege leaves residence at 3.30 p.m. Wednesday 13th June. Burial at General Cemetery Kanatte (Roman Catholic Section). 33, Kawdana, Attidiya Road, Dehiwela. 

DHARMARATNE - KENNETH (R.K.A.)  at Rest with Jesus. Manager - Administration Peach Valley Restaurant Pvt. Ltd., Retired Postal & Telecommunication Department, Member SL Ex-Servicemen's Association. Beloved husband of Lakshmie, loving father of Renuka (Melbourne), Ruwan (Melbourne), Manaram (Ellawala Exports Group - Bangkok), Ravindra (Roshni Trade International) & Ranshinie, father-in-law of Sherard (Melbourne), Erosha (Melbourne), Meesook (Bangkok), Nirusha & Niluka (Ashan Garments), grandfather of Maynard, Rayesh, Randev, Natalie, Chehan, Sophia, Senuka & Ruvesh, brother of Dulcie and of late Sallyson, Pearl, Eric & George. Cortege leaves residence on Wednesday 13 June at 3.30 p.m. for burial at Holy Emmanuel Church burial ground, Moratuwa. 22, Dharmaratne Avenue, Rawatawatte, Moratuwa.  94-11-2649698. 

FERNANDO - MARY JULIET  Beloved wife of late U. Justin Fernando, precious mother of Alex, Irangani, Ivan and Milton, mother-in-law of Nilu, Anton, Ajantha and Minolee (All in France), much loved grandmother of Chanaka, Shanika, Malinda, Kevin, Sandrine, Senogine and Shehanie, great grandmother of Alex Christal and Marie, expired. Cortege leaves residence No. C-28, Halpanwila, Marawila  at 4.00 p.m. on Wednesday 13th June 2007 for Burial at St Theresas RC Cemetery, Thalwila. Tel No. 94-32-2253357. 

HUSSAIN - IRENE ANGELA (nee GUNASEKERA). Beloved wife of Izeth Hussain (Former Ambassador), mother of Nehla le Puil (France) and Shiraz Hussain (UK), sister of St. Clair Gunasekera, St. Elmo Gunasekera and Mavis Thomas, grandmother of Kevin le Puil and Dylan le Puil, expired. Remains lie at Jayaratne Funeral Parlour, Borella. Service will be held at St. Michael's Church, Polwatte at 3.30 p.m. on 13th June, thereafter Interment at Borella Cemetery Anglican Section at 5.00 p.m. 

PERERA - L.A.B.  (Founder - Lagodan (Pvt) Ltd., Ex-Member of Parliament). Beloved husband of Rupa, father of Ranjith, Nimal, Ajith & Sandhya (Australi), father-in-law of Malani, Shiromi & Lilith (Australia), expired. Cortege leaves residence  56, 2nd Lane, Ratmalana on 14.06.07 at 4.00 p.m. for cremation at Nedimala, Dehiwala cemetery at 4.30 p.m. 

PERERA - MANEL Beloved wife of Stanly Perera, loving mother of Anura Perera (Amami Service), Nilmini Perera, Padmini Perera and Shanthini Perera, mother-in-law of Gamini Amarasinghe (Midland Group), Sarath Weerakkodi, Daya Pathirage (Induruwa International) and Malani Jayasekara, expired. Cremation Wednesday 13th at 6 p.m. at General Cemetery, Kotikawatta. No.1, School Mawatha, Kotikawatta. 

PERERA - SOMA (nee WIJESINGHE) Beloved wife of late David Perera (Retired Technical Officer, Irrigation Dept.), mother of Rohini (Attorney-at-Law & Notary Public - Kegalle), Vijitha (Magistrate - Minuwangoda), Jayantha (Manager - Z.M. Kasual), Upul (People's Bank - Kurunegala), Chandrika, Priyantha (CEO Joes Fashion - Pakistan), mother-in-law of Dharmadasa (Attorney-at-Law), Late Lakshman Senevirathna, Priya, Rukmal (Chris Medical - Kegalle), Shamela (Pakistan), expired. Cortege leaves residence at 3.00 p.m. on Wednesday 13th June for cremation at the General Cemetery, Kurunegala. Tel. 94-37-2237655 Bangalawatta, Pothuhara. 

PERIES - DR (COL) REGGIE (Retired Deputy Director, Health Service and retired Commanding Officer, Sri Lanka Army Medical Corps - Volunteer). Safe in the arms of Jesus. Husband of Dorothy. Funeral took place on Tuesday 12th June, according to his wishes. 

SAMARANAYAKE - VIDYA JYOTHI PROFESSOR V.K.,    Emeritus Professor of Computer Science, University of Colombo and Chairman, Information and Communication Technology Agency of Sri Lanka (ICTA), beloved husband of Sriya (Retired Deputy Commissioner, Inland Revenue), father of Samitha (Oracle Corporation, USA) and Nayana (Google Inc, USA), brother of Prof. V.A. Samaranayake (University of Missouri, Rolla, USA), son of late Mr and Mrs V.W. Samaranayake, son-in-law of late Mr and Mrs Don Coranelis Abeyaratne of Kathaluwa, expired in Sweden. The remains will lie at 929/21, Jayanthi Mawatha, Ethul Kotte   till 9.30 a.m. today (13th June), and thereafter at the Professor V.K. Samaranayake Auditorium of the University of Colombo School of Computing (UCSC) from 11.00 a.m. Funeral procession leaves University of Colombo at 3.00 p.m. (today) for cremation at the Independence Square, Colombo 07, at 4 p.m. No flowers by request.  

SANTIAPILLAI - RANI    Beloved wife of late S.F. Santiapillai (teacher St Patrick's College, Jaffna), loving mother of Prof. Charles, Winston , Raymond and Rev. Bro. Terrence, mother-in-law of Anoma, Rohini and Lalini, grandmother of Praveen, Shyama, Sherene, Tania and Sarah, daughter of late Mr and Mrs Bastianpillai, sister of late Malar and of Rev. Sister Monica, late Jayamani and of Rudra and Rajini. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymond's Funeral Parlour  at 3.30 p.m. on Wednesday 13th June. Cremation at General Cemetery, Kanatte. 

SENEVIRATNE - A.W.D.D. RAJAH   Rajah Seneviratne the Chairman of the Lanka Jathika Estate Workers Union & Working Committee Member of the UNP. Dearly beloved brother of Bandula Seneviratne (former Mayor of Nuwara Eliya) & late Harischandra & brother-in-law of late Seetha Seneviratne & loving uncle of Subadra Epa, Deepthie  Manawadu, Tissa Seneviratne &  Kalum Seneviratne, expired. Cortege leaves residence 163, Hawaeliya, Nuwara-Eliya at 3.00 p.m. 13th June 2007.

DE SILVA - COLLIN Beloved husband of late Kamala de Silva, father of Manori (Canada), Wiran (Taj Samudra), Mahendra (General Sales), father-in-law of Nihal, Sudarshini, and Buddhi, loving grandfather of Himasha, Suneshka, Praveen, Kalindu, Pavan and Tehara, expired. Cortege leaves residence at 3 p.m. on Thursday 14th for cremation at Borella Kanatta at 4 p.m. 23, Old Nuge Road (Nawaloka Gardens), Peliyagoda.

HAJIANI NOOR ZAREENA FAROOK ALI Beloved wife of Al Haj Farook Ali, daughter of late Mohamed Lafir and Safra Umma, loving mother of Fathima, Faleena Zafir and Muneera, mother-in-law of Faiz Mohinudeen (Australia), Sabri Joonoos, Sabrina Zafir and Hissam Kaleel (UK), grandmother of Ijaz, Daanish, Amnah, Iman, Mikail, Danyaal and Idris, sister of late Noorul Jazeema Noordeen, Dr Noor Suhada Khair, Al Haj M.L.M. Nizam, Al Haj M.L. Mohamed, Nazeera Arafath (Qatar) and late Al Haj M.L.M. Iqbal. Janaza leaves residence No.5, Frankfurt Place, Colombo-04 on 13th June 10 am to Dehiwala Jumma Mosque.

LORD - PAULINE CLAUDETTE (nee ROZAIRO) Safe in the arms of Jesus. Beloved wife of Ian (Mercantile Printers), loving mother of Sharen and Kevin, daughter of Irene Rozairo and late Vernon Rozairo, daughter-in-law of Elmo and Margaret Lord, darling sister of Jean (deceased), Maxi, Carryl, Noel, Kenneth, Joan and Jerry, sister-in-law of Erma, Lynn, Eugene, Joan and Warren, Anton, Yasmin, Rossana, Arlene, Trisette, Tyronne and Nesan (deceased), expired on 12.06.2007. Funeral arrangements will be notified later. 06, Paranawatte Road, Kerawalapitiya, Hendala, Wattala.


Gamin Gamata - Presidential Community & Welfare Service

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