REV. Sr. ANCILLA JAMES Former Provincial of the Sisters of the
Holy Family, Jaffna Province, passed away peacefully in Colombo on Tuesday 7th
July 2009. Dearly beloved daughter of late Mr & Mrs James Nicholas (Naranthanai),
beloved sister of late Joe Perinpanathan, Jayanathan (Pakistan), Sathianathan
(UK), Rev. Sr. Victorine (Holy Cross Sisters, Pakistan), Roy, Jeevanathan,
Gratia, Jothinathan (all of Canada), and late Parimala, sister-in-law of Mallika,
Latticia, Pushpam, late Dharishini, Jeyanthi, Pushparatnam and Damayanthi.
Cortege leaves ‘Little Flower Convent’, 58, Lauires Road, Bambalapitiya,
Colombo 4 on Saturday 11th July 2009 at 3.00 p.m. to St. Mary’s Church,
Bambalapitiya. Holy Mass at 3.30 p.m. followed by interment at Jawatta Cemetry,
Roman Catholic Seciton. Contact:
CHRISTOPHER - FRANCIS SHARATHCUMAR (formerly State Engineering
Corporation, Sri Lanka, Bin Hussein, Dubai & P.D.C. Canada), beloved son of late
Mr & Mrs S.S. Christopher, son-in-law of late Mr & Mrs V.S.C. Singham, beloved
husband of Nalini Maria Christopher, loving father of Jude Roshan Christopher
(Creative Concepts, Dubai), Mario Rajesh Christopher (Creative Concepts, Dubai)
and Anthony Rajeev Christopher, father-in-law of Lara Christopher, precious
granddad of Joshua Daniel Christopher and Luke Francis Christopher, brother of
Rajah (Canada) and Dr Yves (Australia), brother-in-law of Grace, Shanthini,
Sathy and Puvanendran (Canada), late Pararaja Singham and Nelum (Sri Lanka),
late Loga, Jayraj and Lilian Singham (Switzerland), Pushpa and Nihal Perera
(USA), Vasantha and Sam Kandasamy (Canada), Indi and Bryan Wootler (Canada),
Suri and Elmo Mariathasan (USA), expired on 1st July, 2009 in Canada. 183,
Fernforest Drive, Brampton, Ontario L6R 1T7, Telephone #s : (905) 790-6161
Mobile: (647) 401-6161.
DE SILVA - IRENE (I.N.K.) retired Teacher. Beloved wife of late Richard
de Silva (Ret. Cartographic Draughtsman Survey Dept.), loving mother of Yvonne
(ex Serendib Bentota), loving mother-in-law of Laksiri Peiris, daughter of late
Mr and Mrs W.A. Robert Perera, loving sister of Chinta, sister-in-law of Bandula
Weerasiri, Wimala, Irwin and Nihal, expired. Cortege leaves residence at 3.30
p.m. on Saturday 11th July 2009, for burial at Himidiriyawa Cemetery. No.
19/1, De Soysa Place, Kalutara South.
EGODAGE - BONNIE JINASIRI Retired Warrant Officer, Sri Lanka Air Force.
Dearly beloved husband of Pumalatha Fernando, loving father of Sajith (Horakelle
Estate), Janaka (Canada), Ajith (Grant Mccann Erickson), Indunil (J.C.T. Pvt
Ltd.), father-in-law of Thisaranie, Hiroma, Hemanthi, Manoree, brother of
Shantha, late Dunstan, Bandusiri, Thilak and sister Nita, expired. Cortege
leaves residence at 3.00 p.m. on Sunday 12th July 2009. Cremation at
Minuwanpitiya, Cemetery, Panadura at 4.00 p.m. 527/2, Indunil, Galle Road,
FERNANDO - ARJUNA Dearly beloved husband of Suja, loving father of
Ruchith, Dhamira and Radhesh, father-in-law of Karin and Dilshani, grandfather
of Baby Prudence, beloved son of late Dr. C.D.L. Fernando and Ruth, brother of
Dilhara Liyanage. Cortege leaves residence at 2.45 p.m. for service at the
Sacred Heart Church, Weerakoon Gardens and for cremation at the Mahaiyawa
Cemetery on Sunday 12th July at 4.00 p.m. 109, Lady McCallums Drive, Kandy.
GNANAPRAGASAM - DAVID (Proprietor - David Gram Stores) loving husband of
Annapoornam, precious father of Jayanthi, David Robert (late) Vincent David,
Jeyarani Amalraj, John Arthur, loving father-in-law of Inbaraj, Praba, Amalraj,
Christine, Darling grandpa of Princy Pretica, Praveena, Anusha, Anitha,
Andrerson, Sinduja, Darel, Stephine, Steen, Dineshan, Joseph, Rajesh, Sam,
expired. Cortege leaves on Saturday 11th at 3.30 p.m. for interment at Borella
Kanatta, 3/5, De Fonseka Place, Colombo 04.
KUDALIYANAGE - MRS. GRACE (Retired Teacher). Wife of late George
Kudaliyanage (retired Principal), mother of Gamini (ex Mahaweli), Raja, Sunanda,
Indra (Germany), Kamala, Ven. Sarananda, Mahinda, Vasantha (Singapore Airlines),
Asoka (Germany), Anoma, Anura, Upali (UK), expired. Cortege leaves residence at
4 p.m. on Saturday 11th July 2009 for cremation at Walapola Public Cemetery at
4.30 p.m. 22, Dias Place, off Bandaranayaka Mawatha, Horana Road, Panadura.
PERERA - PEARLY MARGARET Wife of late Wilfred Perera, beloved mother of
late Annesly and Leenus, Ranjith, Nihal, Ranjan and Sudharshanie, mother-in-law
of Mercy, Shyama, Sheela, Priyanthi and Rohan Silva, expired. Cortege leaves
residence No. 62/21, Cardinal Thomas Cooray Mawatha, Averiwatta Road, Wattala
at 3.30 p.m. on Saturday 11th July for burial at General Cemetery, Madampitiya,
Colombo 15 at 5 p.m.
VAZ - DALIYA AGNES Beloved wife of late G.C.A. Vaz, dearly loved mother
of Gnanaraj, Prithiviraj, Bharatharaj, Kousala and Ahiliya, beloved
mother-in-law of Champika, Angela, Subashini and John Mary, beloved grandmother
of Shivanthika, Niroshika, Benito, Antonio, Krishni, Emeshini and Jessica,
beloved sister of Pearly Arulanantham and Alfred Gnanapragasam, beloved
sister-in-law of N.M. Arulanantham and Leela Gnanapragasam. Cortege leaves
residence No. 99, Central Road, Batticaloa, at 2.30 p.m. on Saturday 11th
July for Service at St. Mary’s Cathedral, followed by Burial at the Kaliyankadu
VELUPILLAI - THANGARATHINAM Beloved wife of K. Velupillai (formerly
Kinellan Estate, Ella, Bandarawela), loving mother of Kalyani, Kananathan,
mother-in-law of Loganathan, Premakumary and grandmother of Sorubini,
Ganathieban, Abirahmi and Ashvin, expired. Cortege leaves residence at 2.00 p.m.
on Friday 10th July, 2009 for cremation at the Crematorium at Kotagala (near
Commercial). 28 A, 2nd Lane, Dimbulla Road, Hatton. T.P. 051-2223181.
WIDYALANKARA, RUFUS Beloved husband of Anula, loving father of Rukshan
and Dr Enoka (Nawaloka), father-in-law of Paveen Weerasinghe and Dr Samali (Asiri),
brother of Padmini, Indrani, late Lakshman, Ranjini, Mervyn (UK), Srimathi,
Sisira, Thilaka & Shanthi (UK), much loved grandfather of Pahan, Sandalu, Dinal
& Rahul, expired. Cortege leaves residence No. 40, Ramya Mawatha, Sri
Subhuthipura, Battaramulla on Sunday 12th July 2009 at 3.45 p.m. for
Cremation at the General Cemetery Kanatte at 4.30 p.m.
INDRANEE wife of late Michel Bois, loving mother of Shyamalie (Shanthi
Mathier), Asanka, Virajith (Lake House), mother-in-law of Lakshman, Shiromi (Sampath
Bank) has passed away. Funeral will be held on 11th Saturday 6 p.m. at
Bogahawatta, Kotikawatte. T.P. 2578688.