BALAPUWADUGE EDMUND MENDIS (EDDIE AIYA) Formerly of Department of
Geological Survey. Beloved husband of Mallika (Ex Staff Musaeus College),
precious father of Rasika (Ex SLAF), Enoka (Ex Sampath Bank), Thulitha (Singer
Sri Lanka), and Samitha (Ex Seylan Bank), loving father-in-law of Suharshani,
Suresh Bulankulame (Qatar), Sheneka (Brandix) and Hiran Wijendra (Ceyline
Shipping), adorable grandfather of Anuka (St. Thomas), Venuja (Royal), Senith,
Methuni and Thevni, passed away peacefully. Cremation at Borella Cemetery at
2.15 p.m. on Wednesday 22nd April 2009. Cortege leaves residence No. 21/11,
Ananda Balika Mawatha, Pagoda Road, Pita Kotte, at 1.00 p.m.|
DE SILVA - PASKUWAL HANDI HINNINONA of Seenigama. Beloved wife of late
Charlie de Silva, loving mother of Karuna (Girly) Ex-Milk Board & Milco, late
Kusuma Beanard, Sriya (Bodhiraja Maha Vidyalaya, Thiranagama) and Chandrasoma
(Prison Kaluthara), mother-in-law of Condrad, Vishaka, Danawansa (Director of
Education - Dehiaththakandiya) and Nayana (G/Kumara Kashayapa Kanista Vidyalaya,
Madampagama, expired. Cortege leaves residence at 3.30 p.m. on Wednesday 22nd
April 2009. Cremation at Family Burial Ground.
DE SILVA RUPINA nee FONSEKA - Beloved wife of Upali (ex Nestles, Ceylon
Tobacco), loving mother of Gamini (Lion Brewery), Manouri, mother-in-law of
Ranitha and Susil Fonseka (I.J.S. Global Lanka), grandmother of Dilshan, Himasha.
Cortege leaves residence No.11, Balagala Cross Road, Hendala, Wattala on
21 Tuesday at 3.45 p.m. Nayakakanda, Hendala Roman Catholic Cemetery.
DE ZOYSA - ETHIGE MABEL HENRITTA SILVA THILLAKARATNA - Beloved wife of
Belin Pascal, Chairman, M/s E.P.B. De Zoysa & Sons (Pvt) Ltd, Group of
Companies, loving mother of Ananda, Nimal, Pushpa, Lakshman, Prisca & late
Tudor, mother-in-law of Malcolm & Asoka de Silva, Shiranthi, Malkanthi, &
Ruwangani and sister of late Wilbert, late Paul, late George & late Margrett,
passed away. Cortege leaves the residence No.6, St. Mary’s Road, Mahabage
Junction, Negombo Road, on 22nd, April at 3.30 p.m. for burial at St. John
the Baptist Church’s Cemetery, Nagoda.
FERNANDO - CELINE (Nee DIAS) At Rest with Jesus. Relict of Joseph (Joe),
loving mother of Rossaine and Ranmalie (Hemas Transportation Sector),
mother-in-law of (late) Nelson, much loved grandmother of Randika (HSBC) beloved
sister of (late) Felix (late) Maud & of Augustine & Pearl, sister-in-law of
Srima, (late) Flavia (late) Muriel & of Clement, Alex, Mary, Philomena & Aloy,
Selvam, Mani & Sriyani. Cortege leaves residence on Tuesday 21st April at 3.30
p.m. for Burial at Madampitiya Cemetery. No. 31/20, Balagala Road, Hendala.
MS. RATHANAWATHIE DEVASINGHE WALPOLA (Retired Teacher). Beloved wife of
Mr W.D.R. Walpola (Retired Executive Officer - Fisheries Corp.), mother of late
Anil (SL Airforce), Bimal (ECD Global) and Chithranganee Kumari, mother-in-law
of Sunethra (Pinnawala MV), Sushani (Lyceum), Nishantha (Hayleys), grandmothr of
Anusha, Supun, Pavan, and Hasini, passed away. Funeral arrangements at Jayaratne
Funeral Parlour, Borella. Cremation will be taken place on Wednesday 22nd at
5.30 p.m at General Cemetery, Borella.
PANDITA - VINCENT - Beloved husband of Sudharma, loving father of Chitral
& Manjula, father-in-law of Ajith de Silva & Samanmali, loving seeya of Sharangi,
Shivanta, Shirendra, Tharindi & Sudishana, brother of Wimala, Douglas, late
Ratna & Pushpa, expired. Cremation at 5.00 p.m. Wednesday 22nd, General Cemetery
Borella. Cortege leaves residence 500/125, Thimbirigasyaya Rd, Colombo 05
at 4 p.m.
PASTOR LAWRENCE - HANDAPANGODA MUDALIGE DON LAWRENCE, Vice President of
the Ceylon Pentecostal Mission entered Glory. Funeral Service on Tuesday the
21st at the Mission Headquarters, No. 11, Rodrigo Place, Mattakkuliya,
Colombo-15 at 1.30 p.m. Burial General Cemetery, Kanatte
PERERA - K.D.C. (KAI) Beloved husband of Janaki, darling Thaththi of
Iromi and Kushlani, brother of K.J.A. Anula, K.R.L. Daya and Neil, expired.
Remains will lie at Jayaratne Funeral Parlour, Borella. Cremation on Wednesday
22nd at 6.30 p.m. at Borella Kanatta. No flowers by request. Donation to Cancer
PERERA - MERCY Beloved wife of late Alfred Perera, loving mother of
Shyamalie, Manoshree (Ravindra), Priyangani, Ramani and Janaka, mother-in-law of
Ananda Wickramasinge, late Yasapalitha Nanayakkara, Kamani, Rajith Wickramasinge,
Somasiri Alakolange, Samadara, sister of Pearly, late Chitrasena, late Sherriden,
late Drucila, expired. Cremation at 5.00 p.m. Wednesday 22nd, Kohuwala Cemetery.
Cortege leaves residence No. 15, Pieris Mawatha, Kalubowila at 4.00 p.m.
SELINA NALINI SUMATHIRATNE - Beloved wife of late W.K. Sumathiratne,
loving mother of Jayantha Sumathiratne, Royal Fernwood Porcelain Limited, Pushpa
Wijeratne - Ceylon Petroleum Corporation, mother-in-law of Sunimali, Lakdas,
expired. Cortege leaves residence at 2.00 p.m. 22nd April 2009 to be handed over
to Medical Faculty. No.43/14, Neelammahara Road, Maharagama.
WEERASINGHE - MRS NALINI former Princiapl Cora Abraham Art Classes (CAAC).
Beloved wife of late Clifford (former DGM, Ceylon Electricity Board), dearly
loved mother of Ravi and Lynne (Toronto), Amila and Paul, Ruvan and Natasha and
Chandima and Champika, darling Archchie of Mahangu, Jordan and Rai, Devaka and
Sahell and Anya and Anuk, sister of Nihal Jayatunge and Sunil Perera, called
home to Jesus. Funeral arrangements will follow. No.16, St. Joseph’s Road,
DE SILVA - BADRA Dearly beloved wife of B.C. De Silva (Charles), loving
mother of Asantha, Kanishka & Gayani, mother-in-law of Ramesha, Shehani & Mohan,
grandmother of Ramith, Anuki, Avin, Ashminda and Anuk, loving sister of late
Chitra Liyanawadu, Mahinda Allis, Sharmini Chandrasena and Preethi Alahendra,
expired. Cortege leaves residence 189/1, Galle Road, Ratmalana at 9.00
a.m. for cremation at Galkissa General Cemetery at 10.00 a.m. on Wednesday the
22nd of April 2009.
DIAS - WINIFRED - Beloved wife of late Ronald, precious mother of
Melinda, Roshane and Shihan, loving mother-in-law of Priyantha Seneviratne and
Harshini (USA), sister of late Pearl, late Sunny, late Roland and of Agnes,
Nelle and Quintus, grandmother of Shenella and Tehan. Cortege leaves residence
at 4 p.m. on Tuesday 21st April. Burial at Wattala Roman Catholic Cemetery.
No.6, Yodayakanatha Road, Alwis Town, Hendala.
KARUNANAYAKE - CHARLOTTE KAMALA Wife of late Mr D.S. Karunanayake, mother
of Lion Dr S.P. Karunanayake, Sisil Kantha Karunanayake (Engineer / Project
Manager J.B.K. Controls, Doha Qatar), Gamini (Instructor Gemmology), Dr Ramani
Karunanayake (University of Ruhuna), late Susila Madanayake (P.M.G. Office,
Colombo), Lakshmi Wijeratne (retired Teacher Kegalle), Swarna Karunanayake
(Teacher St. Sebastian Girls School, Moratuwa), Kanthi Karunanayake (Teacher
Girls High School, Mt. Lavinia), Yamuna Wickremasinghe (B.O.C. Nugegoda),
Hemanthi Karunanayake (People’s Bank, Nugegoda), mother-in-law of Chitra
(Retired Teacher St. Paul’s Milagiriya), late Dakshini, Sriya, Ratnasiri Pallage
(Director NIGURUMA - Child Development Organization), G. Madanayake (Retired
Lanka Milk Food), Ranjith Wijeratne (Retired Teacher - Kegalle), I.A.
Kalyanaratne (Ceylinco Group), Wimal Wickremasinghe (Asst. Manager B.O.C. Head
Office), Neville Dias (Chartered Accountant / Attorney-at-Law), beloved
grandmother of Kulani Madanayake (People’s Bank Union Place), Dulitha
(Australia), Krishantha (NDT), Isuru, Aruni, Thishura, Nisura, Sudam, Ransith
and Nuwan, expired. Cremation on Wednesday 22nd April 5 p.m. at Cemetery, Mt.
Lavinia. 26/1, Samudrasanna Road, Mount Lavinia.
VINCENT - THAMBIRAJAH R. At Rest with Jesus, beloved husband of
Kirubamani Elizabeth, father of Rosabel (USA), Annabel (Anne) and Princely
(Bonnie), father-in-law of Sarath (Selva - USA) and Anil (Dilantha), brother of
late Victoria Rajadurai, grandfather of Dinali, Johann, Shehani (USA) and Reshan
(USA), great grandfather of of Jordan. Service at the residence at 2 p.m. on
Thursday 23rd April. Cortege leaves at 3 p.m. burial at General Cemetery,
Kanatte, Borella (General Christian Section). 15/3 A 1st Lane, Jambugasmulla