REV. DR JOHN SAM STEPHEN It is with deep sorrow that we announce
the death of our dear brother the Rev. Dr John Sam Stephen Smyrna Assembly -
Singapore who passed away peacefully on 13 April 2008. The funeral takes place
on Thursday 17 April in Singapore. Singapore Address: Block 247 # 04-171,
Yishun Street 71, Singapore. Stephen Family c/o 61, Mulgampola Road, Kandy.|
DE LIVERA - CHANDRA At rest with Jesus. Beloved wife of the late Vaughan,
much loved mother of Yasmin and the late Gayan, loving mother-in-law of Ramesh
Abayasekara, fond grandma of Jehan and Yohan, sister of the late Indrani,
Merrick, Malika and Sumana. Her remains lie at her residence on Wednesday 16th
April after 2 p.m. Cortege leaves after a service at 3 p.m. on Thursday 17th
April. Burial at General Cemetery Kanatte (Anglican Section). 17, Sunethra
Lane, Colombo 5.
DHAMSIRI - PERERA JAYASURIYA (J.A.D) - Ret. Civil Engineer. Beloved
husband of Dr. Soma (Nee Senadira) (CMC), father of Dilini, father-in-law of
Kamal Pigera (C.I.C. - Cavin Kare), expired. Cortege leaves residence at 4.15
p.m. for cremation at Nawala Cemetery on Wednesday April 16th. 10/4,
Walawatha Place, Galpotta Road, Nawala.
DON LEWIS - HAZEL Beloved wife of late Richard Don Lewis, loving mother
of Mala Singleton, Lasitha and Gayani. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymond’s Funeral
Parlour at 3.30 p.m. on Wednesday 16th April. Cremation at General Cemetery,
Borella at 4.00 p.m.
GOVINNAGE - ARIYALATHA Beloved wife of P.D. Mahindadasa (retired Lake
House), loving mother of P.M.D. Shanthapriya (Lake House), Champika Lakmalie
(Lake House), mother-in-law of Nirmala (Industrial Technology Institute), Lal
(Postal Department), Anusha (Lake House), expired. Cremation will be at 6.00
p.m. on Wednesday the 16th at Hokandara South Crematorium, No. 44, Seevalie
JAYATUNGA - JUSTUS WILBER PERERA At rest with Jesus. Dealry beloved
husband of Iris, son of late Rev and Mrs J.W.P. Jayatunga, father of Hemantha,
Dr Ajantha (UK), Themuth (Bartleet Agencies), Dr Uditha (UK) and beloved
father-in-law of Dr Rasieka (UK), Lilani (Staff - Methodist College), Sharmila
(UK), grandfather of Neluka, Shalini, Wikum, Madura, Nikini, Dimuthi, Dhilini,
Avinash, Avinka and Shenuka, great grandfather of Daanish and Sonal. Cortege
leaves residence at 4.00 p.m. on Thursday the 17th April from 25/21, Jayapura
Mw, Baddegane, Kotte to Christ Church, Kotte for Service and burial
thereafter. Refrain from floral tributes. Donations to Christ Church, Kotte
Community Aid Fund.
KARUNARATNE - K.D. of No.37, Heaven Close Swonley, Kent, England,
beloved husband of Seetha Karunarathna, and beloved father of Neranja, Kithmini,
expired. Cremation will take place on 18th April at Elthan Crematorium -
Bereaved wife and two children.
LAPPEN - ELSEWORTH JEFFREY (B.A.S.F.) Dearly beloved husband of Judy,
loving father of Champ (Canada), Shacky, Julian (Basilika College) and Julie (H.F.C.
Kadawatha), son of late Eustace and Portia, brother of Claudette (Australia),
Delrine, Edrich (B.C. Computers), Helloise (India), Romayne, Kevin (Saudi) and
Sharon (Dubai), expired. Cortege leaves residence No. 143/3, Dalupitiya Road,
Kadawatha on Thursday 17th April at 4.30 p.m. Burial at St. Anthony’s Church
Burial Ground, Kirimatiyagara.
PEIRIS - YASANTHA CHANDANA. (Past Student of Royal College - Colombo).
Loving son of C.S. Peiris and Hema Peiris, husband of Chathurangi, loving father
of Hashini and Kavishni, brother of Manouri Sirisena (Australia), son-in-law of
Ayrish Kulatunga and late H.D. Kulatunga, brother-in-law of Sampath (France),
Ravi (France), Shyama (France), Bimantha Sirisena (Australia), Kanthi, Thusitha
(France) and Priyanka (France). Remains will be brought to Jayaratne Funeral
Parlour from the residence at 162/8A, 2nd Lane, Sirimangala Road, Makola
at 10 a.m. on Wednesday 16th. Burial at 4 p.m. at General Cemetery, Kanatta.
PELENDAGAMA - MR PIYADASA (Retired Irrigation Engineer, former Provincial
Council Member). Beloved husband of Hema, loving father of Vajira (Legal
Advisor, London), Thusitha and Tishani, father-in-law of Major Nihal
Aththanayake, Piumika (London) and Priyanthika, expired. Cremation at 3.00 p.m.
on Thursday the 17th April, 2008, at Ratnapura Esplanade. No.60, Weralupa
Road, Ratnapura. Telephone: 045-2222835.
PEREIRA - T O M Son of the late Sperling & Delicia, loving husband of
Zena (Access International Pvt Ltd - AC Div), darling dadda of Javier, Jeremy
(Dubai) & Linda, beloved brother of Howard, Dolores, Hectorine (Toureast) Risso
(Saudi) Rossie, Dave, Mary, Jackie (Louvre International School), & Corrina,
brother-in-law of Audrey, Rohan Yogaraj, Mahinda Wickremasinghe, Srima, M B
Perera, Sunethra, Prem, Walter & Ranjini, Gordon & Violet, Keith & Komathy &
Denver Scharenguivel, Edith & Desmond Stork. Cortege leaves residence No.
740/1, Kanaththa Road, Pannipitiya at 3.30 p.m. on Thursday17th April 2008
for Christ Church Mirihana and thereafter burial at SS Mary & John Church,
Nugegoda at 5.00 p.m.
PERERA - M. SAMANTHA - Tea Small Holdings Development Authority. Beloved
son of late Mr. M. Peris Perera of Mambulgoda, Pannipitiya and Mrs. Perera,
beloved husband of Wasantha Rathnaweera, beloved father of Dasith (Thurstan
College) and Lakmini (St. Paul’s Balika), expired. Funeral will take place on
Wednesday 16th April 2008 at 3.00 p.m. at Public Cemetery, Godigamuwa. All
friends and relatives, please be informed. No. 137/3, Sri Sadhdhananda
Mawatha, Katuwawala, Boralesgamuwa.
RANASINGHE - TERENCE (TERRY) Former Deputy Principal, Captain of the
Sri Lanka Army, dramatist, beloved husband of Malini, loving father of Roshanka
and Kanchana, brother of Chitra, Pushpa and Asoka, expired. Cremation at
Kossinna Cemetery, Peradeniya on 16th April at 5 p.m. Cortege leaves residence
at 4 p.m. 56A, Godagandeniya, Peradeniya.
VONHAGT - YVONNE VERONICA Dearly beloved wife of Rex (Sweety), loving
mother of Lex (K G Group), Kevin (Qatar), Portia (Australia), Shane (Cinnamon
Grand), Audie (Golden Key), Sheb (Australia) and Camay ( USA), mother-in-law of
Judy (Cargills), Roshell, late Roy and of Jackie, Meena, Rioline (Australia) and
Niron (USA), much loved grandmother of Tamara, Treshie, Cashie, Lance, Braden,
Derran, Ritchie, Belinda, Cameron, Joshua and Christen, great grandmother of
Gieselle. Cortege leaves residence No.37, Pokuna Road, Kerawalapitiya,
Hendala, Wattala at 4.00 p.m. on Thursday 17th April, burial at Nayakakanda
Cemetery, Hendala, Wattala.
YASEEN - ROSHAN. Dearly beloved husband of Iloma, precious father of
Andrienno, Anjelo and Viyan, loved son of Mr. M.A. Yaseen and Mrs. Asuntha
Yaseen, dearly beloved brother of Sherryn, Ramesh, Suresh and Racquel,
brother-in-law of Mahinda Mangalagama, Sakunthala, Thanuja and Chanaka Yatawara.
Cortege leaves residence No. 36/5, Elibank Road, Colombo 5 at 4.00 p.m.
on Wednesday 16th April for Service to St. Anthony’s Church, Colpetty and
thereafter burial at General Cemetery, Borella (General Christian Section).