ABEYERATNE - L.C. DUNCAN - Formerly Vice Principal St. Anthony’s
College Wattala, Prinicipal Christ King College Tudella (retd. Ministry of
Education, Visiting Teacher Museus College). Son of the late Alfred & Mary
Magdalene, dearly beloved husband of Rosemary (Retd. Commercial Bank), darling
father of Roger (Master Mariner), Densy (Shaw Wallace Marketing), Denise (Ceylinco
Homes) & Daphne (HNB Head Office), father-in-law of Manjula, Sumith (Bartleet
Stock Brokers) & Rajiv (HNB - Ratnapura), brother of Lindsay & of the late
Ashmore, Ashley & Patricia, loving grandfather of Dimitri, Promod, Dushan &
Dinath, expired. Funeral arrangements will be notified later. 428/66, Eden
Gardens, Samagi Mw, Hokandara Road, Thalawatugoda, Hokandara South.|
FERNANDO - SAM (Working Director NIFNE), former Chairman, Ja-Ela
Pradeshiya Sabha, Retired Principal, Staff St. Thomas’ Prep. School), beloved
husband of M. Wimalasuriya (Retired Principal, St. Mary’s College), father of
Thilini Cooray (SLSI), Tharaka Fernando, Gothami Nagodavithana (Standard
Chartered Bank), father-in-law of Anura Cooray (Mas Active), Dinusha Perera,
Channa Nagodavithana (Shantha Group, Bangladesh), expired. Cortege leaves
residence for interment at St. Marks Church Burial Ground at Dandugama on
Saturday, March 28 at 3 p.m. “Sepalika”, Kudahakapola, Ja-Ela.
JAYASEKARA - VIJITHA (Retired Deputy Principal, Kolonnawa Balika
Vidyalaya), daughter of late Mr and Mrs L.A. Jayasekara (Proctor), sister of
Pushpa, Kamala, Karuna and Chulla, mother of Diyamanthie and Sudaraka,
sister-in-law of Giriyagama and Franka, mother-in-law of S.S. Prematillaka (Sri
Lanka Police), expired. Cortege leaves residence No. 25/9, 5th Cross Street,
Sri Gnanendra Road, Ratmalana at 2.30 p.m. on 30th March 2009, cremation at
General Cemetery Kanatte, Borella.
MEEDIN - IMRAN (Student, Ceylon Hotel School). Beloved son of Halith (Ex
- Galvanize Industries Ltd) and Fawzie, grandson of late Mr & Mrs S.T. Meedin
and late Mr & Mrs T.K.J. Hadgie, much loved brother of Faizal (BTL Lanka Pvt
Ltd.), Tina, Lantra, Javeed (Dubai) and Imani (Amerasekera & Company),
brother-in-law of Mahathir Lantral (Dubai), expired on 25.03.2009. Janaza took
place same day at Mabole Muslim Burial Ground. 314-B, Atakorasa, Ragama.
PANDITARATNE - RANASINGHE WASALA MUDIYANSELAGE 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.
RANASINGHE - D.P. of Mirihana, Nugegoda. Beloved husband of late Agnes
Sandanayaka, loving father of Sarojanie Ranasinghe (Sri Jayawardanapura Boys’
School, Kotte) and late Damayanthi Samaraweera, father-in-law of Upali
Palangasinghe and Daya Samaraweera, loving grandfather of Matheesha (Sri
Jayawardanapura Divisional Secretariat), Pulasthi and Dilmi (Australia), Anushka
(Carsons), Supun (Seylan Bank, Homagama), Pavithra (Seylan Bank, Panadura),
expired. Funeral will take place at 3.30 p.m. at Borella Kanatte on 28th of
March 2009 (Saturday). No. 46, Pengiriwatta Mawatha, Mirihana, Nugegoda.
RATNAYAKE - ASOKA. S. Husband of Srimathi Ratnayake (retired Teacher,
Gothami Balika, Colombo), father of Geethanjali, Niranjala (Australia), Upul (Topan
Moor Ltd), Dr Nilmini (UAE), Pradeep (Divisional Secretary, Panadura), Prasad
(Electricity Board, Chilaw) and Indunil, father-in-law of Lawrence Jayasooriya,
Mahinda Abeysekara (Australia), Shivanthi,Sarath (UAE), Shamalie (Staff Princess
of Wales’ College), Sabina (RDA) and Swarnamali (Staff Willorawatta Vidyalaya),
grandfather of Nishan, Shehan and Michelle, Tharuka and Sujith, Kasun, Prasan
and Shashini, Nirasha and Sajith, Madara, Ravindu and late baby Praveena,
Sandini and Sumudu, brother of Anula, Bandula, Shirley and Rohini, expired.
Cortege leaves residence on Saturday 28th March for funeral service at the
Church of The Queen of Angels, Katubedda at 3.00 p.m. and burial thereafter.
15/7A, Bandaranayake Mw (Campus Road), Katubedda, Moratuwa.
SERASINGHE PODI MAHATTAYA THIMBIRIGASYAYA Death is announced of
DHARMASIRI SERASINGHE. Loving husband of Marie, father of Asha Kumari & Thanuja,
under sudden circumstances. Burial on 28.03.2009. Cortege leaves 2C-29,
Mattegoda Housing Scheme.
WIJAYANAYAKE - MRS RUKMANI (Retired Teacher - Visaka, Ananda, Ladies,
Colombo). Beloved wife of Prof. R.H. Wijayanayake (University of Ruhuna), loving
mother of Dr Indu Ranmuthu (USA) and Dr Prashani Pelpola (Colombo South Teaching
Hospital), mother-in-law of Dr Manel Ranmuthu (USA) and Dr Kapila Pelpola
(National Hospital Colombo), expired. Cremation on 28/03/09 at 2.30 p.m. at
General Cemetery Kanatta. Cortege leaves residence 19/A, De Fonseka Road,
Havelock Town, Colombo 5 at 2.00 p.m. No flowers by request.