DE SILVA - At rest with Jesus. LEILA VENETIA
CHRISTOBEL (Retd. Secretary to Chairman / SLSPC). Daughter of the late
Vincent and Laura Fernando, wife of the late Mervyn, loving mother of
Sharmika, Shalin and the late Mayomi, mother-in-law of Lakshman, Duleep
and Lakshmi, loving sister of the late Lalitha and Vernon and of
Swineetha and Douglas, Rev. Patrick and Norma, Vimal and Sureshni,
Viraja and Marie, Viranee and Godwin, sister-in-law of Clarida, Ena and
Leela, loving grandmama of Shehana, Samuel and Jonathan Edward, Shavinda,
Sandeep and Shevan. Funeral Wednesday 23rd December 2009. Service at
home at 3.30 p.m. Cortege leaves residence at 4.00 p.m. for Service at
St. Matthias’ Church, Angulana Station Road at 4.30 p.m. Burial at the
DICKSON - GAVIN SHANE (12th April 1971 - 19th
December 2009) passed away under tragic circumstances. Loving husband of
Marina, father of Shelagh, Shennaline and Joel, son of Sandy (dec.) and Veronica
grandson of Shelton and Lauretta Dickson and Elmo and Mary Taylor, brother of
Sharon and Dion (Australia), brother-in-law of Ravenel, Verbina (Australia),
Niroshan and Hyacinth, much loved nephew of Russel and Felicia Dickson and
Carol and Herman Loos (Australia), will be missed by all his cousins “In our
thoughts and hearts forever”. Remains lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour.
Cortege leaves parlour at 10.30 a.m. on Thursday 24th December for Burial at
General Cemetery, Kanatte, Borella (Roman Catholic Section). No. 159/1,
Singakkuliya, Yogiyana, Dankotuwa. (Australian papers please copy).
JAYASEKERA SRIMA Beloved wife of late Mr D.S.
Jayasekera, mother of Sriyan, Priyanthi and Nalin, mother-in-law of Shyamali,
Kirthi and Noriko, grandmother of Dhanusha, Thilini, Minuri, Sumudu, Manu and
Ranudi, expired. Cortege leaves residence at 4.30 p.m. on Wednesday 23rd
December for Cremation at Galkissa Cemetery at 5.00 p.m. 14/1, Vidyala Road,
off Templers Road, Mount Lavinia.
KURUKULARACHCHI DON RAYMOND - Ex CEB/ LECO, beloved
husband of Merlyn, loving father of Sudath, Nilanthi, Praneeth and late Sanath,
father-in-law of Ayomi, Suraj, Hyacinth and Sonali, grandfather of Ashane
Shavindri, Sudara, Nimadara, Samara and Shenara, expired. Funeral takes place on
24th Thursday 2.30 p.m. at Roman Catholic Cemetery, Hapugoda, Kandana. No.12,
Filicia Mawatha, Hapugoda, Kandana.
LIYANAGE SUMANAWATHIE - Loving wife of Wilbert
Liyanage, beloved mother of Chandra, Nimal, Shantha, Shanthilatha, loving sister
of Wilbert Botejue and loving mother-in-law of Mahinda, Lalana, Ramya and
Walter, expired. Remains will lie at Jayaratne Funeral Parlour until 5.00 p.m.
and Cremation will take place at 5.30 p.m. on Thursday 24th December 2009, at
General Cemetery, Borella. 72/2, Senanayaka Mw, Nawala.
MOHIDEEN - MOHAMED SHAFIRZAN Dearly beloved husband
of Rizmina, loving father of Nazrif (Hayleys) and Thuraiyah, beloved son of
Mohideen and late Sithy Mohideen, loving son-in-law of Hussain Mohamed and
Sherin, lovable uncle of Imran Hasan, Shezrin and Shihab Ariff, Imara and
Matheen Khalid and Shazrah, beloved brother-in-law of late Lhareef and Rashan
Mohamed. Janaza took place 22nd December at Kuppiyawatte burial ground.
Residence: 30/2, Walukarama Road, Kollupitiya.
RAJAPAKSE - MRS. M.D.W. (Retired Teacher,
Keppetipola & Gothami, Gampaha). Beloved wife of late G.S. Pallewatte (Retired
Chief Accountant, Ministry of Education), loving mother of Dr. Nirupa (Ministry
of Health) and Dr Aruna (LRH), mother-in-law of Dr. Ruwanpura (JMO, Karapitiya)
and Shriyanka (Legal Officer, People’s Bank, Gampaha), expired. Cortege leaves
residence at 3 p.m. on Wednesday 23rd December 2009 for Cremation at UC
Cemetery, Kumaratunga Mawatha, Gampaha. “Sriyani”, Orutota, Gampaha.
SYMS - BERTRAM ERNEST Beloved husband of Ari,
loving father of Alan, Trevor, Elizabeth, Jeffery, Ann, Shane, Alex, Dilum,
Diana. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymond Funeral Parlour at 10.00 a.m. on Thursday for
Burial at General Cemetery, Borella.
SILVA - MR M.B.M. (Past Chief Organiser of the SLFP)
- for Trincomalee, Justice of the Peace, Businessman passed away. Beloved
husband of Anula Galappatty (Retired Deputy Principal, Manageress of HelpAge Sri
Lanka), loving father of Navoda Wellage (Sydney - Australia), Asiri Leelasena
(Doctor NHSL), Upeka Perera (Lawyer, Lecturer APIIT), Pasan Priyankara (Sydney -
Australia), loving father-in-law of Dhammika Wellege (Sydney - Australia),
Heshani Dodangoda (Doctor NHSL), Sharmal Perera (Vanguard), loving grandfather
of Rivindu, Nisali, Randini, Raminthi and Sarindi. Cortege leaves residence at
No. 35A, Center Road, Borupana, Ratmalana at 3.30 p.m. on Thursday 24th
December 2009 for Cremation at General Cemetery, Mount Lavinia.
WICKREMASINGHE (Secretary to the Board, A.N.C.L.
Lake House), wife of Tissa (MBSL Insurance) Ex Car Mart, Prime Food Products (Pvt)
Ltd., mother of Praveen (Webmart Solutions) and Ishara, daughter of late U.S.
(Bertie) and Violet Karunaratne, sister of late Naleeni, Ravi (U.S.A.) and
Drupathy (UK), sister-in-law of Sena (UK), Marion (USA), Upali (UK) and Nalaka
(Bata), expired. Funeral arrangements to be notified later. 22, Bawa Place,