STANISLAUS FERNANDO (OMI) expired. His Mortal Remains will lie at De
Mazenod House, No. 40, Farm Road, Mattakkuliya from 31st Saturday 10.30 a.m.
to Sunday 1.00 p.m. Holy Eucharis at 3.00 p.m. on Sunday 1st February 2009 at
Fatima Church, Deans Road, Colombo 10. Thereafter burial at General Cemetery,
EKANAYAKE - E.M.P. (Former Senior Public Health Inspector,
Moratuwa Municipal Council). Beloved husband of Padma Ekanayake (Retired
Teacher, De Soyza MV, Ratmalana), much loved Appachchi of Neranja Asanka (Hirdramani
Head Office), Ruchira Amalka (Office of the Director of Civil Administraiton/S.L.
Army), loving father-in-law of Purnima (Educaiton Ministry/Isurupaya) and loving
“Kiriaththa” of Methuli and Aaken, expired. Cortege leaves residence No. 296,
Campus Road, Katubedda, Moratuwa at 2.30 p.m. for cremation at Rawatawatta
Crematorium at 3.30 p.m. on Saturday the 31st of January 2009.
FONSEKA - DR MARCUS Beloved husband of late Assumpta, father of Ruwan and
Thilini, father-in-law of Victor, brother of Noel, late Alfred, Kingsley, late
Anthony and of Nimal, Patricia and Francis, brother-in-law of late Daisy and of
Moreen, Piyaseeli, Maximila Sobha, Sriyani, Donald and Therese, late Jayasiri
and of Nalini, Tissa and Bridget, late Shriyani and of Ranjith and Shanthini,
Lakdasa and Ranitha, expired. Funeral arrangements will be notified later.
No. 31/4, Dharmanikethana Place, Koswatta, Rajagiriya.
GNANANAYAGAM - J.C.M. Former owner of J.O. Snacks, Darley Road, Colombo.
Son of late M.H. Manuel and late Gnanapoo Manuel, brother of late Mary Theresa
Thanikasalam and A.M.M. Kulanayagam (Australia), formerly Ministry of Home
Affairs, (Pulloly Point Pedro), uncle of Mercia Gnanapriya Benedict (Canada), Dr
K. Sathyapal and Dr Mrs Komathie (Australia), Benedict, Tim (Canada) Mr & Mrs M.
Jayapalan (Australia), expired. Burial at General Cemetery Roman Catholic
Section on Saturday the 31st January at 9.00 a.m. Remains lie at Jayarathne
Funeral Parlour, Borella. Mrs L. Kariyawasam, B2, G3, Soysapura, Ratmalana.
HATHTHOTUWEGAMA - CHANDRA - Beloved wife of late Premadasa
Haththotuwegama, mother of Preethimalee, Shantha (QPMC Qatar), Janaka (TVS Auto
Parts) and Nilanga (Madolsima Plantations Ltd), mother-in-law of Ravi, Sudharma,
Rolin and late Keerthi Senanayake, expired. Cortege leaves residence No.
163/4, Keppetipola Road, Badulla on Sunday the 1st February 2009 at 4.00
p.m. and Cremation at General Cemetery, Badulla at 5.00 p.m.
JAYATILAKE - S. LIONEL Beloved husband of Lilian, loving father of Lalith,
Upul (Australia), Lakshmi & Champika, father-in-law of Samanthi, Ranjula
(Australia), Tennyson & Ruchira, loving grandfather of Mauli, Udara, Ovini
(Australia), Chaveen, Lilan, Benuri, Shalani & Meloni (Australia) and Ashen,
loving brother of Seetha and the late Vijitha & Henry, expired. Cortege leaves
residence No. 181, Minuwangoda Road, Udugampola at 4.00 p.m. on Sunday
01st February 2009 for cremation at the Udugampola Cemetery.
RANASINGHE - ABEYWARDENA (Retd. Teacher). Beloved husband of Muthumenike
Jayasinghe, beloved father of Abeyruwan (Asian Alliance, Gampaha), Amitha Ruwan
(Sri Lanka Air Force) and Jagath Ruwan, expired. Funeral at Mabodala General
Cemetery, Veyangoda on Sunday 1st February 2009 at 3.00 p.m. No. 208 A,
RUPESINGHE - MERVYN EDGAR (Ex Air Force, Air Ceylon, Kuwait Airways),
husband of Therese (nee Ramanayake), father of Ajani (Aus) and Malith,
father-in-law of Sanjika Wijesooriya (Aus), brother of Noel, late Joyce, Delicia,
Harold, Pearly, late Lukshman and Fr. Sunil, SSS, brother-in-law of Antoinette,
Nimal, Sunil (USA) & Mangala, son-in-law of late Don Stephen Ramanayake and Mrs
Eva Ramanayake, expired. Remains at A.F. Raymond’s Parlour, Borella from Sunday
1st Feb. Funeral details will be published in Sunday Observer.
SUMSUDEEN - M.H.M. Son of late Mr & Mrs S.D.H.M. Haniffa, beloved husband
of Aynul Hameedah, father of Faheema and late Sharmila, father-in-law of Ashroff
Bafiq, grandfather of Saffra, brother of late Mrs Mahaliya Mousoof, late Mrs
Noor Rafeeka, Mrs Noor Habiba Zaid and late M.H.M. Mulaffer, son-in-law of late
Mr A.H.M. Ismail and of Mrs N.M. Ismail. brother-in-law of Haniya, Jaafer,
Ahamed Kabir, Rabiah, Lhareef, Roushan, Ashraf, Nalheer, Ameena and Lhahir.
Janaza leaves residence 141, Kynsey Road, Colombo 8 January 31, 2009 at
8.30 a.m. to Maligawatte Muslim Burial Ground.
WIJEYESINGHE - PAULINE Wife of the late Conrad Wijeyesinghe S.S.P.,
loving mother of Priyanthie and Manilal (Sydney) and mother-in-law of Nihal C.I.
De Silva, darling grandmother of Ayesha, Dedunie, Marisa, Nalin & Anuruddha,
sister of Dimples Goonewardena and late Brigadier Maurice Jayaweera, Mary De
Silva and Anna De Livera, died after a brief illness. Cortege leaves A.F.
Raymond’s Funeral Parlour on Saturday the 31st January 2009 at 3.45 p.m. for
burial at Roman Catholic Section Kanatte.