DE FRY - PRESTON AUBREY CYPRIAN - Dearly beloved husband of Shiro,
son of late Patrick and Lorna, father of Suzy, Stanley, late Tony, stepfather of
Tania, Sharen, Jamie & Kevin, grandfather of Daniel, Natasha, Sylvester &
Natalie, father-in-law of late David Weller, Nilmini, brother of Adil, John,
Patrick, Felicia, Florence, Fedrick, late Jackie, brother-in-law of Rossana &
Romain. Remains lie at Barney Raymond Funeral Parlour from 11th March 2010.
Burial at Roman Catholic Section Kanatte, Borella at 4.30 p.m. on Saturday 13th
DIAS - CHRISTINE LILANI (Chris) (HNB City Office - former Emirates
Branch), dearly beloved wife of Dussyantha (Dushi) (HNB Boralesgamuwa), beloved
daughter of late Advocate Jeyam & late Myrtle Jeyaveerasingan, loved
daughter-in-law of late Danny & Silnet Dias, loving sister of late Prem, Rev.
Jayanth (St. Francis of Assisi) and Michael (Abu Dhabi), beloved sister-in-law
of Rajitha, Kala, Kavindra & Lakmali, darling mimmi of Stephan, Louis, Natasha &
Kulansa. Cortege leaves residence on Saturday 13th March at 2.30 p.m. for
Service at St. Luke’s Church, Borella at 3.30 p.m. Thereafter Burial at 4.00
p.m. General Cemetery Kanatte (Anglican Section). 407/5, Nomis Weragala
Mawatha, Hokandara South, Hokandara.
DIAS - LINNET IRANGANIE Daughter of the late Mr & Mrs Lambert M.M. Dias
of Panadura, widow of the late T.H.M. (Maxie) Fernando and mother of Tilak
Michael (T.M.) and Nijole, passed away peacefully in London on 2nd March
GUNAWARDENA - G.V. (Former Deputy Director of Irrigation and General
Manager of CECB), beloved husband of Inez, loving father of Ramya and Harin,
father-in-law of Hiran Mendis and Raemanthi, much loved seeya of Harshana,
Rushenka, Anyeshka and Duneshke, brother of late Irene Fernando, Mary Fernando,
Lilian Fernando and Cecilia Fernando, brother-in-law of Bertle de Silva, Dr Rene
Bartlett, Celia Fernando, Maureen Jayathileke, late Dr Melva Perera and of Rev.
Fr. Claver Perera. Cortege leaves No. 84, First Lane, Ratmalana on
Saturday 13th March at 9.15 a.m. for Service at St. Joseph’s Church, Ratmalana
at 9.45 a.m. and thereafter Cremation at General Cemetery, Borella at 11 a.m.
(No flowers by request).
HULANGAMUWA - BERNARD (BERTY) - Beloved husband of late Jayanthi (nee
Ranatunge), loving father of Dilrukshi and Jinali, father-in-law of Anura
Gunewardana and Kosala Hettiarachchi, expired. Funeral on Saturday the 13th at
4.00 p.m. at Family burial ground, Hulangamuwa Estate, Kaduwela, Ukuwela.
PERERA - OSHADI NIYOMI (nee BALASURIYA) (IDP Australian Education
Consultancy). Beloved wife of Darshana, loving mother of Baby Venuja and twins,
beloved daughter of Gregory and Mangalika (Lecturer, University of Colombo and
CINEC Maritime Campus, retired teacher - Ananda Balika Vidyalaya, Pitakotte),
daughter-in-law of Mr and Mrs B P S Perera, grand daughter of Mrs D P
Weerasuriya (retired Registrar of Births, Marriages and Deaths), expired.
Cortege leaves residence on Saturday 13th March at 4 p.m. for burial at
Battaramulla Kanatte. No. 83, Kaduwela Road, Battaramulla.
SENANAYAKE - ANTHONY former Film Theatre Manager, Ceylon Theatres, of
35 B/2, Wilewatte, Dandugama, Ja-Ela. Beloved husband of Chitra Kodituwakku,
everloving father of Ashan & Ashanthi, father-in-law of Mark Perera, loving
grandfather of Ranindi, expired. Funeral will take place at St. Mary’s Church
burial ground on Saturday the 13th. Cortege leaves residence at 3.00 p.m.
SILVA - EVETTE, Safe in the Arms of Jesus, dearly beloved wife of
Felician (formerly of Hayleys), mother of Merium (formerly of Maliban), Sharma
(Inter Asia), Nirmalee (Brown & Co.) and Prasanna (Italy), mother-in-law of
Ranjith, Ananda, late Freddie and of Nayana. Cortege leaves residence No.
43/5, Makuluduwa, Piliyandala at 10.30 a.m. on Saturday 13th March, Burial
at Dolekanatte, Piliyandala. Tel. 2700610.
TENNAKOON SWARNA - Beloved wife of CP Tennakoon, mother of Ajith and
Ranjith, mother-in-law of Anoma, grandmother of Dilanka, Aroshi, Himesh and
Manodya, expired. Burial on 13th Saturday 2010 at 03.00 p.m. Kobeigane Cemetery
037-2293007. CPS Seewalee Niwasa, Kobeigane (NWP).
YU, PATRICIA - Beloved wife of late John (Yu Shi Wen), loving mother of
Andrew, Patrick, Timothy, late Daphne, Jeffery, and Jennifer, expired in
Vancouver, Canada. Ashes will be interred at General Cemetery Kanatte
(Christian Section) on Friday 12th March 2010 at 4 p.m.
AMALEAN - MOHAN
Dearly beloved husband of Bagawathie, father of Usha, Vikram, Meena, Kalpana and
Rajen, father-in-law of Ron, Saroj, Naresh and Priti, expired. Cortege leaves
residence No.10, Gorakagaha Avenue, Colombo 6 on Friday 12th March at
4.30 p.m. Cremation at Kanatte, Borella at 5.30 p.m.
DE FONSEKA - CHITRA (nee VAIDYAKULARATNE) - Safe in the arms of Jesus.
Beloved wife of late Tissa (Air Ceylon), much loved mother of Maya, Senani (Tony
- Australia) and Mahinda (Cookie - Australia), loving mother-in-law of Anil
Bandara (John Keells), Rehana (Australia) and Rochelle (Australia), darling
grandmother of Lokesh, Dillon and Shean (Australia) and Diandra (Australia),
daughter of late Dr. and Mrs. G.V.F. Vaidyakularatne, sister of late Gemunu,
late Tissa, Premani Kulugammana and late Upali, sister-in-law of Marcel
Vidyakularatne. Remains lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour on 12th March from
1.00 p.m. onwards. Funeral Service on 13th March (Saturday), followed by
Cremation at General Cemetery, Kanatte at 3.30 p.m. (Australian Papers please
PAIVA - MARIE (nee FERNANDOPULLE) Dearly beloved wife of Clement, loving
daughter of late Cyril and Mary Fernandopulle, daughter-in-law of Mrs X.A. Paiva,
loving mother of late Ravi and of Shivantha Fernando and Vasanthi, mother-in-law
of Jude Rayen and Nilmini, darling grandmother of Verniza, Premith, Sonella,
Dinushi, Thushani and Hashani and great grandmother of Alena, sister of Daphne,
Felix, Shiromi and late Rosemary, sister-in-law of late Cyril and of Rita,
Phylis and Blaise, late Chiko and of Bridget, late Dunstan and Monica, late
Amalanath and of Iyanthi, Ignatius and Sharmini, Raymond and Christine. Remains
lie at A.F. Raymond’s Parlour. Cremation 13th March at 4.15 p.m. General
Cemetery, Borella. 62/17, Punchiwella, off Linton Road, Welisara, Ragama.
SOMASEKARAM - DR T. (Retired Surveyor General). Beloved husband of
Sathanithi, father of Kumari Damayanthi (UK), Jayanthi (HNB), Arjuna (UK),
father-in-law of Jeganmohan, Rahal (Seylan), Geetha, grandfather of Satheesh,
Vivek, Dhanuk, Rithika and Praveen, passed away on 11 March 2010. Remains will
lie at No.60, School Avenue, off Station Road, Dehiwala from 3 p.m.
onwards on 12 March 2010. Cortege leaves 9.30 a.m. on Sunday 14 March 2010 for
Cremation at 10.30 a.m. Kanatte Borella (Hindu Section).
WICKREMASINGHE DELICIA (nee ABEYRATNE) Beloved wife of late Anson
Wickremasinghe (retired Postmaster), loving daughter of the late Muhandiram and
Mrs Ambrose Henry Abeyratne of ‘Ratna Walauwa’, Ratnapura, mother of late Rita,
Mervyn, Leonard, Rohan and Charles, mother-in-law of Marjorie, Ramani, and late
Chandra, grandmother of Anne, Ruwantha, Anton, Tania, Christopher and Suranga,
expired. Cortege leaves residence No.81/6, Kalyani Mawatha, off Thelengapatha
Road, Wattala at 4 p.m. on Saturday 13th March 2010 for Interment at (Roman
Catholic Section) Wattala Cemetery. Friends and relations, please accept this