FERNANDO - M.J. VICTOR Beloved husband of Josephine Margaret (Unita),
father of Iroshini, Erosha, Eshanie, father-in-law of Jude Silva, Jude Lusena
and Anura, expired. Cortege leaves residence No.58, 6th Lane, Rawatawatte,
Moratuwa at 4.30 p.m. on Saturday 24th for burial at SS Peter & Paul Church
FERNANDO - W.I. JOHN (Chairman St Valentine D/C Mills, Fatima D/C & Oil
Mills). Beloved husband of Chmille, loving father of Judith, Marina, Fidel and
Mario, father-in-law of Roshan Dharmarathne, Mandira Fernandopulle, Nimali and
Wasanthi, darling grand father of Minali, Shenal, Samanmali, Suren, Rameen and
Nirmala, expired. Cortege leaves residence “Marina”, Nainamadama at 4.00
p.m. on Friday 23rd January for Burial at Roman Catholic Burial Ground
MARASINGHE - DARMASIRI SENARATH (Retired Grama Niladari, formerly Sri
Lanka Army). Beloved husband of Rani Marasinghe, loving father of Hemali
(Australia), Theja (Lake House), Janaka (Air Force), Mekala (Negombo South
International School) and Sandya, father-in-law of Manoj (Australia), expired.
Cortege leaves residence 46/11, Baseline Road, Seeduwa for public cemetery
Galpotta, Udugampola on Saturday 24th for cremation at 4.00 p.m.
PERERA - PAULINE MERAYA - Beloved wife of P.A. Marcus Perera, mother of
Sriyani (USA), Priyantha (Australia), Hyacinth (Holy Family Convent staff),
Theresa (USA) and Dinesh (Australia), mother-in-law of Priyanjan (USA), Chintaka
(Australia), Karu (Wickramaratne Pvt), Chandima (Australia), and Chintaka (USA),
grandmother of Nirshani, Vinoli, Sammani, Andrew, Cloe, Jeremy and Devinda,
expired. Cortege leaves residence 375, Waragoda Road, Kelaniya at 3.30
p.m. on Saturday 24th January for interment at St. Theresa’s Church Cemetery,
Biyagama Road, Kelaniya.
RANASINGHE BANDARA - LEELA MAUDE Beloved wife of late Arthur (Chippie),
Ranasinghe Bandara (Ceylon Tobacco), beloved daughter of late Alfred and Sara
Maude Dias Abeygunawardene, loving mother of Janaki and Channa, mother-in-law of
Dr. Senani Wickramasinghe and Christine, loving grandmother of Saman, Shan,
Ajith and Mariza and great grandmother of Anais and Ardheis, passed away
peacefully in Toronto, Canada on 10th January 2009. May she attain Nibbana!
39A, Thimbirigasyaya Road, Colombo 5.
WIJEGOONAWARDENA - BERTRAM ANTHONY PERERA (BERTY) Dearly beloved husband
of Damayanthie, ever loving father of Dr Priyanjalie (NARA), Shyamalie (UK),
Prasad (UK) and Suran (UK), father-in-law of Keerthi Dharmasiri (CEB), Ravinath
Ranasinghe (UK), Samanthi (UK), Suzanne (UK), grandfather of Shanika (Imperial
College, UK), Sanjula (student Ladies’ College), Sashini, Aaron, Joshua,
Zacharias, Shari, Shenal and loving brother of Linda, late Arthur, Alfred,
Patricia and Doris, passed away peacefully on Sunday 11th January 2009 in
London. Funeral service to be held on Saturday 24th January 2009 at 10.00 a.m.
at the Church of Our Lady, St John’s Wood, 54, Lodge Road, St John’s Wood, NW8
8LA, London. Residence - 1 Park Village West, Regent’s Park, London NW1 4AE.
WIJEWARDENA - JENNETTE (nee WIJEKOON) - Wife of late Tom Wijewardena,
loving mother of Shanthi (Maldives), Shirani, Rohan (Germany), Lakshman (USA),
Rohitha (USA), Chandana, late Ajith, late Dudly, Dilanthi and Dinesh (Quick
Freighters (Pvt) Ltd), loving mother-in-law of Rani, Remigious, Anni (Germany),
Neediya (USA), Ramani (USA), Lucilda, Dennis (Abans Ltd) and Zeena, expired.
Cortege leaves residence at 4.00 p.m. on 25th January 2009 for burial at
Batagama South Roman Catholic Burial Grounds (Kapuwagara). No.444A, Dolahena
Road, Batagama South, Kandana.
WILBERT - S.K. (Founder Swarnapali Motor Stores, Panchikawatta). Beloved
husband of Vijitha, loving father of Ruwani and father-in-law of Kumudu
Gunawardena, grandfather of Damin and Nilukshi, expired. Cortege leaves
residence No. 3, Grenier Road, Colombo 8, on 23rd January 2009 at 3.30
p.m. Cremation at General Cemetery, Kanatte at 4.00 p.m.
CHRISTIE ANTON (Founder Trans National Group of Companies & Former Managing
Director Goldi Sands Hotel & Sunflower Beach Hotel, Negombo). Beloved husband of
Honorine, darling father of Ravi (Trans National Group of Companies & Director
Goldi Sands Hotel, Negombo) & Andre (Australia), much loved father-in-law of
Dilani (Sri Lankan Airlines) and Dhishna (Australia), darling seeya of Steffan
(St Benedict’s), Christina (St Bridget’s), Nashalie & Akesh (Australia), beloved
son of late Joseph and Edith Irugalbandara, son-in-law of late Michael & Miriam
Perera of Kandana, brother of late Regina, later Sr Immaculate (CCC Carmel),
Roland, Joe, Ernest, Veena, Clarice, Marie and late John, brother-in-law of
Matilda, Anna, Annette, Samson, late Hector, Wimal, Trixie, late Sylvia,
Primrose & Guru, Maurice & Therese, Godfrey, Marina & Priyantha, Noeline &
Rienzie, expired. Cortege leaves residence No.43, Church Road, Mattakkuliya
on Saturday 24th January at 4.00 p.m. for burial at Madampitiya Cemetery.