REV. BRO. DR BAPTIST CROOS FSC Former Provincial Visitor of the De la
Salle Brothers passed away peacefully after a short period of illness. His
remains will be at the Provincialate House, Mutwal from 3.00 p.m. on Tuesday the
24th. Holy Mass will be at 4.00 p.m. on Wednesday the 25th of March. The mortal
remains will then be taken to Vankalai and then to Mannar for Holy Mass and
burial in the morning of Saturday the 28th of March. Provincial Visitor 130
De la Salle Street Colombo 15. |
ABEYWICKREMA - DOREEN THERESA
Beloved wife of late W.R.D. Fernando, mother of Ranjanie Nanayakkara (England),
Gration, Helen, Theja, Royce, Oscar (Australia), Ganga, Bianca, Shashi
(Australia), mother-in-law of Nimal (UK), Vijitha, Ducket, Kumari (Australia),
Udaya, Udayaratne, grandmother of Edgar, Ashley (UK), Nissanka, Sharmain,
Dilkushan, Nissanka, Dulika, Asela, Prasanga, Dylan (Australia), Shanter
(Australia), Manthi, Senol, Madavi, Ravi, great great grandmother of Mauthi and
Ravinthi, passed away. Cortege leaves at 2.15 p.m. on Wednesday 25th. 197/7D
Rathmaldeniya Gdns, Arawwala, Pannipitiya, cremation at General Cemetery,
Godigamuwa, Maharagama at 3.00 p.m.
AMARASINGHE - DOCTOR J. Beloved husband of Mrs A.D.S. Amarasinghe -
retired Vice Principal of Yasodara Devi Balika Vidyalaya, Gampaha, loving father
of Doctor Champika (Department of Labour - Colombo), Doctor Geethika (Director’s
Office - District Health Service, Kurunegala), Engineer Pradeep (Australia),
(Former Engineer - CECB) and Doctor Nipuni (Mental Hospital, Angoda), loving
father-in-law of Doctor Ruwan Wijemuni (Municipal Council - Colombo), Dr
Senerath Bandara - (Director’s Office - District Health Service, Kurunegala),
Doctor Sumudu Fernando (Australia), (Cancer Hospital - Maharagama), Doctor
Banuja Wijethilaka - Medical College (Colombo), expired. Remains will be at
No. 104, Church Road, Gampaha. Funeral will take place at General Cemetery,
Kasagahawatte, Gampaha on 25.03.2009 at 4.00 p.m.
CHANDRASEKERA - ANITA: Relict of late Kamaladasa, precious mother of
Varuna, Mahinda, Rohan, Tharaka, Deepthi and Anil, beloved mother-in-law of
Ramani, Lakshmi, Jalitha, Samantha, Thalatha & Paneela, much loved grandma of
Dumidu, Vinuri, Ishani, Dilini, Nirosha, Kanishka, Jayashanka, Chandima, Sasanga,
Charith, Imalka, Pinidu, Dulara and Dilara, sister of Rex, late Lona, Delicia,
Monica, Narem, late Emily, late Bernard, Kingsley and Digan. Cortege leaves
residence at 4.00 p.m. on Thursday 26th March 2009 for cremation at Matara
General Cemetery. ‘Senani”, Kotawila Road, Kamburugamuwa.
DE ZILVA - Q.J. (Uncle Cuckoo). Brother of the late Helen Robins,
Leslie, May Raux and Joe. brother-in-law of the late Augustus and of Willie
(Australia), Grace and Hyacinth, expired. Cortege leaves No. 95/8,
Subadrarama Road, Nugegoda on Wednesday 25th March at 3 p.m. Burial at St.
Thomas Church, Kotte.
JAYAWARDENA - H.N. (formerly at Finance Ministry). Beloved husband of
Mallika, loving father of Dilrukshi (Foreign Ministry), Lasantha Ravindra (HLR)
father-in-law of Ranjan & Lalanie (brother of Bernard & Muriel and late Hema,
Daisy, Pearl, and Chandrasena), expired on 23rd March 2009. Cortege leaves
residence on 25th March 2009 at 4.30 p.m. for Cremation at Beddagana Cemetery,
41, Alakeswara Road, Kotte.
KOTTEARACHCHI - PATHMAKANTHE JP, ex - Ports Authority (Chairman Coop
Weaving Corporation). Beloved husband of Mrs Kottearachchi, loving father of
Vasantha (Wood City), Anura (UK), Renuka (Good Shepherd Balika, Nayakakanda),
Nalika (USA), Anil (Ragama Tyre Centre), Lalith (Lt Col SL Army), Preethika,
father-in-law of Kumari, Gayani (UK), Ananda, (Kadawatha Tyre Centre), Mahesh
(USA), Mangalika, Priyani and Donald (Airport Aviation), expired. Cremation on
March 25 at 4 p.m. at Enderamulla Cemetery. 170, Jayagath Mawatha, Dalupitiya,
Kadawatha. (Tel: 2926651).
NANAYAKKARA - ANDREW (Former Assistant Manager Ceylon Insurance,
Consultant Ceylinco Ltd, Chairman Mahara V.C. - Beloved husband of Margerie,
everloving father of Aravinda, Indika, Prabath (U.S.A.), and Sanjeeva,
father-in-law of Hemanthi, Nihal, Anya (U.S.A.) & Sirimalee, brother of Daisy,
Briget & late Joseph, passed away. Cortege leaves residence No.17, Galledanda
Rd, Pahala Karagahamuna, Kadawatha at ... p.m. on 25th Wednesday. Burial at
General Cemetery Kurukulawa.
PANDITARATNE - BEATRICE Dearly beloved wife of late Edmund George,
loving mother and mother-in-law of Eardley and Valerie (USA), Dr Ivor and Nalini,
Nihal and Vajira, Keerthi and Kumari, Geetha and Padmasiri, Sasanka, Ajith and
Menike, Janaka and Sakunthala (UK), Krishantha and Chandani (Australia), Dr
Dilrukshi, Kalinga and Kumudu (USA). Cortege leaves 3M/29, National Housing
Scheme, Kiribathgoda, Kelaniya on Saturday 28th March at 3.30 p.m. Cremation
at General Cemetery, Borella at 4.30 p.m.
PATHIRAJA - SOMALATHA Beloved wife of late Brigadier P. Chandrananda
Pathiraja, loving mother of Malintha Pathiraja, loving mother-in-law of Buddhika.
Cortege leaves residence on 25th March 2009 at 2.00 p.m. from 78/40, 2nd
Lane, Gamunupura, Kottawa. Cremation at Pannipitiya Cemetery at 3.00 p.m.
PERERA - MR K.P.S. J.P. All Island. Former Teacher St. Aloysius
College and Vidyaloka Vidyalaya, Galle, Lecturer Technical College, Galle.
Beloved husband of Amara Abeykone (Staff Southlands College, Galle), loving
father of Yasantha Perera (Sri Lankan Airlines) and Chamindri Perera (Commercial
Bank Maharagama), father-in-law of Thilini Perera (Aitken Spence), expired.
Funeral on Thursday 26th at Borella Cemetery at 5.00 p.m. Cortege leaves
residence (No. 507/C1/B, Anagarika Dharmapala Mawatha, Thalawatugoda) at
RATNAVIBHUSHANA - CLIFFORD Director / CEO, Mike Flora (Pvt) Ltd.
Beloved husband of late Lilanthi, father of Arith and Aruni (Australia),
father-in-law of Dishan & Romaine and grandfather of Anouk, Ashan & Ranoul,
expired. Remains will lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour No. 2 from 8 a.m. to
10 p.m. on Tuesday 24th March and from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Wednesday 25th March.
Cortege will leave A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour at 3.00 p.m. on Wednesday 25th
March to his residence at No. 23, Laxapathiya Road, Moratuwa. Thereafter
the cortege will leave the residence at 3.30 p.m. on Thursday 26th for a Service
at the Methodist Church at Mt. Lavinia (Hotel Road) from 4.00 p.m. to 4.45 p.m.
Cremation at Mt. Lavinia Crematorium at 5 p.m. on Thursday 26th March 2009.
RATNAWIBHUSANA - CLIFFORD (Director / CEO, Mike Flora (Pvt) Ltd).
Beloved husband of late Lilanthi, father of Arith and Aruni (Australia),
father-in-law of Dishan & Romaine and grandfather of Anouk, Ashan & Ranoul.
Remains will lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour No. 2 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
on Wednesday 25th March, and thereafter removed to his residence at No. 23,
Laxapathiya Road, Moratuwa. The cortege will leave residence at 3.30 p.m. on
Thursday 26th for a Service at the Methodist Church, Mt. Lavinia (Hotel Road)
from 4.00 p.m. to 4.45 p.m. and Cremation at the Mt. Lavinia Crematorium at 5
p.m. on Thursday 26th March 2009.
SILVA - A. WILMET (retired Administrative Officer of Health
Ministry). Beloved husband of Mrs Catherine Silva, loving father of Jayantha
Technical Officer & Divisional Secretariat Katana, Wasantha Accountant
Workmen’s Compensation Ministry of Labour and Premani Health Ministry
father-in-law of Sumith Lanka Ashok Leyland, Nitha and Nalika passed away on
23rd of March 2009. Cortege leaves residence at 4.00 p.m. on Wednesday the 25th
of March 2009. No. 611/2, Kurana, Katunayaka.