DANTANARAYANA DON LAWRENCE Retired Assistant Controller,
Immigration and Emigration. Beloved husband of Ruby, loving father of
Nishantha (Ceylinco Group) and Lasantha (U.A.E), father-in-law of Namali
and Gayana (Canada), much loved grandfather of Shani, Hashani and
Rebecca, expired. Cortege leaves residence at 4.00 p.m. on Thursday 29th
October, for Cremation at Mt. Lavinia Cemetery. 110, 5th Lane, Model
Town (off Sri Rahula Mawatha), Katubedda.
DE SILVA - MR, J.S.R. Beloved husband of Mercia, father of Rahal (Seylan
Bank), Warna, Rohan (Sumathi Group), Jagath & Anusha (UOP Library),
father-in-law of Jayanthi, Drushanthi, Kumudumali & Thusitha, grandfather of
Vivek, Dhanuk, Theekshana & late baby Mokshitha, expired. Funeral on Wednesday
the 28th of October, 2009. Cortege leaves residence at No. 119, Gangethenna
Watta, Angunawela, Peradeniya for Cremation at Koshinna Crematorium at 3.00
DEKKER - VIVIAN FRANCIS Passed away in the UK on 24th October ‘09.
Much loved husband of Maureen and loving father of Yolette and Cresswell,
brother of Hans (Sri Lanka), Rena (Melbourne) & Brian (Perth), brother-in-law of
Godwin & Rose Perera and Therese Caspersz. 42, Worton Way, Isleworth,
Middlesex TW7-4AT, UK.
FERNANDO - JOSEPHINE (nee SWARIS) Retired teacher St Lucia’s School
Kotahena, Beloved wife of Eugene (former Care Kleen), loving mother of
Chryshanthi (Italy), Manoji (Australia), Amal (Bahrain) Niroshini (Italy),
mother-in-law of Kumara (Italy), Col. P.J. Gamage (Gajaba Regiment), Banshee
(Teacher - Good Shepherd Convent Montessori - Kotahena), Cortege leaves
residence on Wednesday 28th October 2009 at 4.00 p.m. for Burial at Madampitiya
Cemetery, 35, Muthwella Mawatha, (Mutwal), Colombo 15.
PERERA - MR T.L. Beloved husband of Chandra (retired - People’s
Bank), loving father of Champa (Lake House - Daily News), Chintha, father-in-law
of late Col. Chithra Punchihewa, grandfather of Channa (UK), and Chathuri (Virtusa),
expired. Cortege leaves residence at 2.30 p.m. on Thursday 29th October 2009 for
cremation at Pannipitiya General Cemetery. 162/1E, Sethsiri Place,
PERERA - SEELA (nee DIAS). Beloved wife of late Ernest (Sam), loving
mother of Disney (U.D.E.) (Bank of Ceylon) & Bertrand (U.S.A.), mother-in-law of
Susanthri (U.S.A.), grandmother of Chathuranga & Vidun, sister of late Mallika,
Piyadasa, Chandrika & Lal, sister-in-law of late Victor Salgado, Rita, Tulles
Weerasekera & of Sudharma, late Rev. Harry Perera, George, Wilmot, Dorothy & of
Lizzie, Gloria & Girtie. Remains lying at Jayaratne Funeral Parlour, Borella.
Cremation at 4.30 p.m. Thursday 29th at the General Cemetery Kanatte.
PREMAWATHIE JAYALATH - NAWALA - Beloved wife of late H. Punchi Banda,
Founder Sisila Paint and Hardware, loved mother of daughters Chitra, (Inland
Revenue Dept. Jawatte), Uma and Thusitha, and sons- Rohana and Shantha
Senadheera (Sisila Paint and Hardware (Pvt) Ltd), mother-in-law of Thusari and
dear grandma of Nomin, expired. Cremation on Thursday 29th October, 2009 at 3.00
p.m. at the Crematorium Nawala. Residence 21/4, 2nd Galpotte Lane, Nawala.
WIJEYESINGHE - MALCOLM (Bata Shoe Company of Ceylon Ltd). Beloved
husband of Lena (Nee Alphael), beloved father of Roshain (Union Commodities
Private Limited), father-in-law of Indika, everloving grandfather of Roshika,
beloved son of late Mr and Mrs Felix Wijeyesinghe, loving brother of Artie
(Australia), Rennie Patricia (Canada), Dawn (USA), Anne (UAE), Lucky
(Australia), beloved brother-in-law of Lorraine, Thusitha, Ray, Sarath, Stanmore
and Arlene. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour on Thursday
29th at 4.00 p.m. Burial at General Cemetery, Kanatte (Roman Catholic Section).
WIKRAMARATHNA - MRS SILI Beloved wife of H.M. Karunasena, mother of
Kanthi, Sriyani, Jayanganee, Srimathi, Upali, Krishantha, mother-in-law of
Jayasiri, Thissa, Priyantha, Sagara, Deepa, expired. Cortege leaves residence on
Wednesday 28th October at 5.30. Cremation at Piliyandala Wewala Kanatta at 6.00
p.m. 219A, Bandaragama Road, Kesbewa, Piliyandala. 0115675807.
AUGUSTINE - M.D. Beloved husband of Manel, loving father of Samanthi
Senaratne (Staff, Methodist College) and Marlan (German Tech), leaving
Mahinda Funeral Parlour, Mt. Lavinia, after a Service to Galkissa, General
Cemetery, on Wednesday, the 28th October, 2009 at 5 p.m.
KHALID - The death is announced of MOHAMED NAZLI KHALID (Former Staff
Jeelan Maha Vidyalaya, Henamulla, Panadura), much loved husband of Shakira,
loving father of Rushdi Khalid, Sabri Khalid and Nusra Rushdy, beloved
father-in-law of Shameelah, Rushda and Dr Rushdy Nizam, grandfather of Abdullah,
Taibah, Rahma & Sajjad, son of the late Mohamed Khalid and Safara Umma,
son-in-law of the late Mr & Mrs Mohamed S. Marikar of Fort, Galle, brother of
M.K.M. Sanoosi, the late Mohamed Nizam and the late Sithy Amilna, brother-in-law
of Mansoor Marikar, Fouzi Marikar, Nassar Marikar, Cader Marikar, Zacky Marikar,
Sabith Marikar and Baraka Aroos Sulaiman. Janaza leaves residence 32/4A, Hill
House Gardens, Dehiwala at 11.00 a.m. to Jawatta Jumma Mosque.
LOKUGAMAGE TISSA KARIYAWASAM (Terence) Formerly of College of Fine
Arts. Dearly beloved husband of Rosita, loving father of Jami, Nihal (Bogawathalawa
Estates PLC) and Shyamali (British International School), father-in-law of Mohan
Kumaraperuma and Priyani, everloving grandfather of Prathap and Oneli. Remains
will lie at Mahinda Funeral Parlour on Wednesday the 28th and will be at
residence on Thursday the 29th. Cortege leaves 11B, Athula Mawatha, Templars
Road, Mount Lavinia at 4 p.m. for Burial at the Mount Lavinia Cemetery R.C.
OLGA CRAKE Loving wife of late Gerry Crake, darling mother of Heather,
Carol, Louise, Revel, Renate, Warren and Jacqueline. Funeral arrangements will
be notified later. 39/1, Alwis Place, Kotahena.
PERERA - MAURICE - E.C. (Retd. Senior Journalist and Author). Son of
late Benny Perera (C.M.V.) and Joyce, much loved brother of Maureen and Eric
(Australia), Charmaine (USA), brother-in-law of Ganville, Francis & Famila,
passedaway peacefully in Melbourne, Oct. 24th. Sadly missed and never to be
forgotton. A Mass will be held on Friday the 30th Oct. at St. Joseph’s Church,
6th Lane, Ratmalana at 6 p.m.
RODRIGOPULLE MARCELLINE Beloved husband of Sybil, loving father of
Angela (Australia), late Jennifer and of Anton, Sherani, Maurice, Franca,
Malcolm (Doha) and Suzie (USA), father-in-law of Frederick, Jovita, Errol, Concy,
Rohan, Niroshini and Donnie, loving brother of Jessie, Elmo and Marie, late
Annie, Philip and Joe, grandfather of Sharmal, Udeshika, Bevon, Anupama, Shamina,
Shalinda, Ashanthi and Shehara, great grandfather of Saasha, expired. Cortege
leaves residence 550, Tewatte Road, Ragama on 29th October at 3.00 p.m.
for Burial at St. Peter & Paul Church, Ragama.
THANGARAJAH - DUDLEY (Old Joe) - Retired Management Accountant, CML
Edwards Construction Ltd., beloved husband of Ruby, precious father of Camilas
Pradeepan (Seylan Bank), Ramya (Travelserv Ltd.), son of late Mr and Mrs J.M.
Thangarajah, son-in-law of Mr and Mrs B. Paramanathan, brother of Kingsley,
Sydney, Stanley (Canada), Thilakavathi (Canada), Leslie (Free Lanka Trading Co.
Private Ltd.), brother-in-law of Ravindranathan, Muhi Wickramasingham, Anton
Jeganathan (London), Shanthi, Berni, Lalitha, Gerard (Canada), Jacintha, Gunam,
Stela, Anandhi and loving uncle of Priya, Suraj, Sujeevan, Sanjeev, Niranjan,
Yamuna, Anushya, Selvarani, Ramesh, Sakunthala, Dharshi, Vimalaraj, Jeevithan,
Shyamala, Tina, Mila, Amalina, Sathuja, Patrick and Jean, expired on 26th
October 2009. His mortal remains will lie at A.F. Raymond’s Parlour.
Cortege leaves A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour on Thursday 29th October at 3.00
p.m. Burial at Madampitiya Cemetery.