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BALAWARDANA - MRS NIMALA - Beloved wife of late Mr K.A.D. Balawardana, loving mother of Dr Jayantha Balawardana, mother-in-law of Ramilla, loving grandmother of Samadhi, Madhavi & Danushka, expired. Funeral will take place on Saturday 1st November at 11.30 a.m. General Cemetery Kanatte. No. 613/12, High Level Road, Nugegoda.

COORAY - SUJATHA (WIJESEKARA) Retired Teacher, Gothami Balika Vidyalaya, Colombo 10. Beloved wife of Stanley (Retired C.T.B.), much loved mother of late Chanaka (Union Bank) and of Chamila (Union Bank), beloved mother-in-law of Hemal (Seylan Bank), expired. Cremation on Sunday 2nd at 4.00 p.m. at General Cemetery, Kanatta. Cortege leaves residence at 3.00 p.m. 96, Temple Road, Colombo 10.

DE SILVA - MARGIE (Retired Sister-in-Charge - Orthopaedic Clinic, Colombo General Hospital), loving wife of late Claude De Silva, loved and cherished mother of Nirmala, Ajith and Delanie, mother-in-law of Roshan and Nisanka, everloved sister of late Watson, Girla and Bridget and of Joyce, Sunny, Tiny, Noeline, Bernie and Maurille, beloved grandmother of Natasha and Shanaka. Cortege leaves residence No. 41-B61, Rukmalgama Housing Scheme, Kottawa at 4.00 p.m. on Saturday 1st November. Burial at Christ The King Church Burial Ground, Pannipitiya.

DE SILVA - MARLON Safe in the Arms of Jesus. Passed away peacefully in Dubai. Beloved husband of Marietta, affectionate father of Shanika, Shohan and Shehan, father-in-law of Janaka, Dilpa and Domina, grandfather of Jake, loving son of Astor and Maureen De Silva, son-in-law of late Hubert and Olga Mendis, loving brother of Roshan (Dubai), Ashley (Sri Lanka Cricket), Tyronne and Manik (Dubai). Cortege leaves residence 743/10, Molly Villa, Muwanhelawatte, Lane 3, Thalangama North, Malabe at 4.00 p.m. on Saturday 1st November, 2008. Burial at General Cemetery Kanatte (R.C. Section) at 4.30 p.m.

DELWITA - CHANDRA UDENI (nee MAPITIGAMA) Beloved wife of late Victor Delwita, of Delwita Walawwa, Delwita, loving mother of late Saliya, Siransi, Surangani, Niranjal, Kusumanjal, Kisagothami and Roshan, mother-in-law of Seedevi, Chula Naotunna, Ajantha Gunaratne, Renuka, Lionel Herath and Anura de Silva, beloved daughter of late M.B. Mapitigama, Senior Rate Mahatmaya and Anulawathie Angammana Mapitigama Kumarihamy, loving sister of Malini, Lakshmi, Asoka, Senaka, Wimaladharma and Ranjith. Funeral at “Mapitigama Walawwa”, Meedeniya, Hettimulla, Kegalle. Funeral arrangements will be notified later.

ELPITIYA - PRABHASHWAREE (Senior Merchandiser of Comfortwear). Beloved wife of Vajira Lokuhitige, beloved mother of Sandamali, Ravina & Tharushi (Musaeus College), expired. Cortege leaves residence at 4.00 p.m. on Sunday 2nd November. 624/2, Eldeniya, Kadawatha.

JAYASINGHE - PRINCY Wife of late K.V. Ashokan, loving mother of Ranil, Indu, Shyama, Devika and mother-in-law of Corina, Gayan, Francis and Nishantha, expired. Cortege leaves residence No. 55/A, Siripura, Bogawantalawa on Saturday 1st of November, at 3.30 p.m. for cremation.

LIYANAGE - AMARASENA Ex. Director Central Bank of Sri Lanka. Beloved husband of Mrs Jayalatha Liyanage and father of Indunil Hasantha (New Zealand), Chatura Chandima (Singapore), passed away. Cremation will be held on 1st November 2008 4 p.m. at Mt Lavinia Cemetery. No. 09, Bhathiya Mawatha, Kalubowila, Dehiwala.

MAHESWARAN - S (Retired Postmaster), loving husband of the late Balambikai, beloved son of the late Mr & Mrs Sivasithamparam (of Mavil, Vadamarachchi), loving son-in-law of the late R. Dhamotharampillai (Proctor SC & NP, JPUM) and the late Mrs Dhamotharampillai (of Karanavai, Udupiddy), loving father of the late Jeyakumar and Balakumar (Australia), affectionate father-in-law of Saratha (Staff, St Clare’s College) and Subashini (Australia), loving grandfather of Prashanthan, Senthuran, Shivanthi, Archana and Prasanna, loving brother of the late Naharathina Amma, late Subramaniam (Retired Public Health Inspector), late Chandrasegarampillai (Teacher) and the late Kumarasamy. Remains will lie at the residence from 10 a.m. on Saturday (01.11.2008). Funeral rites will commence at 8.00 a.m. on Sunday (02.11.2008). Cortege will leave residence at 9.30 a.m. for Cremation at the Hindu Section, General Cemetery Kanatte, Borella. 57, Edmonton Road, Colombo 6. Tel. 2512301.

MUNAWEERA - LIONEL (DEREK) Board Director, CHA (Consortium of Humanitarian Agencies). Husband of Kumari, father of Anita (Canada), Kirk (Canada) and Bradford, son of the late Lionel and Ruby Munaweera, brother of Ronald (Canada), Brian, late Cedric, late Dorothy, Charmaine (Australia), Cecil (Australia) and Rohan (Australia), expired. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour, Colombo at 3.30 p.m. on Saturday 1st November for cremation at General Cemetery Kanatte at 4.00 p.m.

NAGAHAWATTA - HENRY DIAS (Retired Post Master) - Beloved husband of Suneetha (Retired Teacher - Vidyaloka M.V.), loving father of Thusheera (Staff - Kirillawala M.V., Kadawatha), Rasika (Commercial Bank), and father-in-law of Samantha (Helanka Plantations), expired. Cortege leaves residence at 5.00 p.m. No. 131, Wataraka East, Galle on Saturday 1st November 2008 for Cremation at General Cemetery, Koggala. Tel. 091-2241225.

NANAYAKKARA - MRS DAYAWATHIE (Retired Teacher). Beloved wife of late P.P. Nanayakkara of Kitulampitiya, Galle (Village Headman / Balagoda), mother of Sarath (retired Manager / Eagle Insurance Kalutara), Dr Nihal (Australia), Indrani (retired Teacher Asoka Vidyalaya - Colombo), Shantha (retired Manager Bank of Ceylon Galle Bazaar), Malani, Chandralal (New Zealand), Jayantha (retired Ceylon Tobacco) mother-in-law of Vijitha (retired Teacher), Sarath Chandra (retired Commissioner of Prisons), Indrani (Ayurvedic Doctor - Pettigalawatta), Dr Mala (Kalubowila Hospital), Nelum (G/Devapathiraja Maha Vidyalaya), expired. Cremation on Sunday the 2nd Nov. Dadalla Cemetery at 2.00 p.m. Cortege leaves Olive Land Estate, Niyagama at 12.00 noon. 060-2920968.

PERERA - VIRAN Beloved son of the late Mr V.P.A. (Victor) Perera and of Mrs Felicia Perera, loving brother of Nirmalal (U.S.A.), brother-in-law of Kshama (U.S.A.), uncle of Niromal and Shamal. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour at 8.00 a.m. on Saturday 1st November, for Service at All Saints Church, Borella. Thereafter burial at General Cemetery Kanatte (R.C. Section).

PONNAMPALANATHAN - MRS SIVAGAMPILLAI of Uaddukkodai, Jaffna. Beloved wife of late Arumugam Ponnampalanathan, mother of Dr Manoharan and Manohari (Formerly HNB), mother-in-law of Dr Ranji, grandmother of Hariharan, expired. Cortege leaves Jayaratne Funeral Parlour on 01st of Saturday November 2008 at 10.00 a.m. for Cremation at General Cemetery Kanatte Hindu Section. No. 27-1/3, Rudra Mawatha, Wellawatte, Colombo 06. TP. 2363004.

SAMARATUNGA - NORAH NOELINE (nee ATHUKORALA). (Retired Teacher St. Anne’s Convent, Wattala & Senior Partner Alpex Management Company), precious wife of late D.J. Samaratunga of Kelaniya, loving mother of Aruni (Bank of Ceylon), mother-in-law of Dammika Wijayaratne (Alpex), loving grandmother of late Asel and of Senal, sister of the late Patricia and of Donald, passed away. Cortege leaves residence No. 147, Kawdana Road, Dehiwala on Saturday 1st November, 2008 at 4.00 p.m. to St. Anthony’s Church, Mount Lavinia and from there to General Cemetery, Kanatte for cremation at 6.00 p.m.

WALLES - MARY ELIZABETH PHILOMENA Sister of Athanasius Fredrick Walles (Sonna) deceased, much loved and loving foster mum of Denham, Tyrone and Marina, foster mum-in-law of Christina and Lorraine, grand aunt of Vanessa, passed away pecefully into the hands of the Lord on Wednesday 29th October 2008 in Melbourne, Australia. 16, Grenda Court, S. Dandenong 3175, Australia.

WICKRAMARATNA - DHAMMI (Staff Muslim Ladies’ College, Bambalapitiya). Beloved daughter of Charlotte Wickramaratne and the late Dr Alfred Wickramaratne, sister of Dr Chandanee and Varuni, sister-in-law of Dr Ranjith and Aruna, passed away. Cremation on Sunday 2nd Nov. 2008 at 5 p.m. at Kirulapona Cemetery. 7/3, Kandawatta Terrace, Nugegoda. No flowers, please.


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