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Saturday, 24 September 2011






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BALASUNDARY AMBALAVANAR - Wife of late Ponampalam Ambalavanar (former Government Senior Officer, Food Control Department, Colombo), loving mother of Balagowri, Bairadan (Kreston MNS & Co. Nuwara Eliya), Piragalathanan (Australia), Udayakumari (Colombo), late Kandeepan, Thileepan (Oman), Kumanan (India), Alli (Germany), loving mother-in-law of Chandrakumar (retired Staff Officer, Hatton National Bank, Hatton, Mannar), Ajanthani (Nuwara-Eliya), Vasanthy (Australia), Kantharooban, Dulli (Oman), Thenmoly (India) and Athmanathen (Germany), loved grandmother of many children. Cortege leaves “The Priory” 9/1, Upper Lake Road, Nuwara Eliya to Nuwara-Eliya Cemetery for Cremation at 10.00 a.m. on Sunday 25th September 2011.    

CICILIA - K.A.D. Beloved wife of late P.J. Marcus Perera, much loved mother of Marie Deshapriya Lakshman (Australia), mother-in-law of Premalal Jayamaha (Bank of Ceylon), Lalitha & Thushara (Australia), entered her Eternal Home. Cortege leaves residence at 3.30 p.m. on Saturday 24th September for burial at St. Anne’s Church Cemetery, Weligampitiya. 31 A, St. Xavier’s Road, Ja-Ela.          

CLAYTON - MARY FRANCISCA (nee PERERA). Wife of late Maximus, mother of Lorna, late Maxwell, Carmel and Bernard (UNO), mother-in-law of P. Don Carl, Stella, Jude (HNB) and Sumithra, sister of late Annie, Marshal, Joseph, Martin, Solomon, Concy and Anton and of Rev. Sister Rudolf (HFC Wennappuwa), grandmother of Indu, Jerome, Maxtina and Chandika, passed away peacefully aged 92 years. Funeral on Sunday 25th September 2011 at 3.30 p.m. Burial at St. Sebestians Cemetery, Sea Street, Negombo. 23, Mansion Place, Negombo.      

DAYARATNE - M.E. Attorney-at-Law and Economical Assistant - Gampaha Agricultural Deparment, loving husband of Ariyawathie Nepataarachchi, Attorney-at-Law, father of Sachini (Student, Open University, Anuradhapura), Vidumini (Student, St. Paul’s Milagiriya), dearest son of late Mr Louis Singho and Mrs Seelawathie, loving brother of Jayantha, Gunawardena, Madurawangshe and Hemawathie, passed away on 22.09.2011. Remains will lie at No.38, Waragoda Road, Kelaniya. Cortege leaves at 3.00 p.m. on 24.09.2011 for Cremation at Meegahawatta, Peliyagoda General Cemetery.       

DE SILVA - DULCIE (DEEN) Beloved wife of Samuel (Sam) (retired Supdt - Markeaton Estate Melsiripura), daughter of late James and late Rose Wickremasinghe, loving mother of Shyama, mother-in-law of Lasantha Costa (Sri Lankan Airlines), loving grandmother of Mithushi and Leon, sister of late Catherine, late Edgar and Mercy, sister-in-law of Sylvester, Shirlene, Shiloh, Melvin, Sylvia, Sebastian, Stanislaus, Shirly, Stella, Shantha, late Kumare and late Anton Funeral Saturday 24th September 2011. Cortege leaves residence 177B, Negombo Road, Rilaulla, Kandana at 3.30 p.m. for burial at Kapuwatta Cemetery. Tel. 2245808.          

DE SILVA - LAWRENCE - Dearly beloved husband of Lakshmi (retired Officer - Bank of Ceylon), beloved father of Shimali (Teacher - The British School in Colombo) and Shihan (former Sampath Bank), beloved father-in-law of Harsha (HP Consultants) and Najila (former Sampath Bank), most beloved grandfather of Shane, Deanne and Shewan, beloved brother of Miriam, Philip and Ireneus, beloved brother-in-law of Sandra and Liliyan, beloved son of late Celement, Leyanora, expired. Cortege leaves residence 19/4, 4th Lane, Epitamulla Road, Pitakotte at 3.00 p.m. on Sunday September 25th 2011 for burial at St. Thomas’ College Burial Ground.    

GAJASINGHE - NIHAL Beloved husband of Merlyn (nee Dias), son of late Leslie & Selakshi Gajasinghe, son-in-law of late Reginald & Margret Dias, brother of Carman, Lorna, Dawn, late Lakshman, Chandrani and Rohini, brother-in-law of late Joe, Umesh, Lalitha, Christie, Raja, Leena & Lawrence, Felix and Sumitra, Irene & late Lucian, late Nalini & late Maurice, Milroy & Sherwin, Raymond & Rekha, Rev. Fr. Elmo Dias (Rector National Seminary), Lolita & Rohan, Susantha & Malani, called to rest in the Arms of Jesus. Funeral - Saturday 24th September. Cortege leaves residence 18/3, St. Joseph’s Street, Uyana, Moratuwa, at 3.30 p.m. for burial at St. Sebastian’s Church, Moratuwa. 011-5767223 / 077-9959774.       

KADIRGAMAR RAJAN (ARASARATNAM) retired Principal, Jaffna College, (1968 - 88), and Registrar, Christian Theological Seminary, Chunnakam (1988 - 1995), dearly beloved husband of Mahilmalar Primrose, affectionate father of Katpagan - Krishanthy, Mallika Rajaratnam, Premala Vinodkumar, Naveena Brainerd, dearly loved grandfather of Kevin, Kenneth, Brinthan, Daniel Ivana and Ivan eldest son of the late Rev. J.W.A. and Nesamma Kadirgamar, son-in-law of the late G.S. and Mrs Chelliah, deeply loved and respected brother of late Lila Solomon, Alagan, Padma Anandarajan, Silan, Sita Chandran, Sathian, Margaret, Kumaran and late Nesan, passed away in his 83rd year on 17 September 2011. Funeral Service Scarborough, Ontario, Canada, Saturday September 24th at 10 a.m. Jaffna College Colombo Alumni Thanksgiving Service at Holy Trinity Church, St Lawrence Road, Wellawatte 5 p.m. Saturday September 24th. Informant Silan Kadirgamar Lotus Grove Dehiwala Tel. 4871410. kadirsan2@yahoo.com         

KUMARASINGHE - COLOMBATHANTHRIGE PEARL TISSILDA - Beloved wife of late Dyras Kumarasinghe, loving mother of Deepa, Prathiva and Aruna, mother-in-law of Kaushal, Daya Ekanayake and Shereen, grandmother of Prasad, Sangeeth and Roshani, expired. Cremation at Mt. Lavinia Cemetery at 5.00 p.m. Cortege leaves residence No.7, Namal Mawatha, Sirimal Uyana, Ratmalana on Sunday 25th September at 4.30 p.m.             

LOWDEN - BASIL ARTHUR - Beloved husband of Erin, father of Sean and Wendy, loving brother of Joan, Charles and Rommel, brother-in-law of Chandra, Megan, Rosharni, Doris, Hamilton, Jean, Eardley, Ainsley, Corrine and Delrine. Remains will lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour from 10 a.m. Saturday 24th. Cremation Sunday 25th 4.00 p.m. at General Cemetery Kanatte after service at the Parlour at 3.00 p.m. 91, Anderson Road, Dehiwela.       

PIERIS - Dr. IGNATIAN FRANCIS (Retired MOIC - OPD, Lady Ridgeway Hospital). Beloved husband of Dorothy, loving father of Shivanthie and Dr. Rohan (Canada), father-in-law of Gihan (Stafford Motor Co.), loving grandfather of Darshan (IFS International) and Hasanthie (Law College), Cortege leaves residence Millagahawatte, 262/B3, Hokandara Road, Thalawathugoda at 3.30 p.m. on Saturday 24th September, burial at General Cemetery, Borella. (R.C. Section)            282235 

REV. Sr. INISIA A.C. (Sacred Heart Convent, Chilaw) daughter of late Mr & Mrs. B. Manuelpillali of Puttalam, sister of late Therese and Margaret, and of Manonmani, late Ranjitham and of Emmanuel, Guy (Canada) & Rev. Sr. Adelina A.C. (Little Flower Convent, Lunugala), sister-in-law of late J.A. Andrew, G. Anthonipillai, J.R. Fernandopulle and J. Anthonipillai and of Angela & Grace (Canada), aunt of Rev. Sr. Tilda A.C. (Annunciation Convent, Dematagoda), Rev. Sr. Lourdes H.F. (Holy Family Convent, Thoppu), expired. Cortege leaves Carmel Convent, 88, Ananda Rajakaruna Mawatha, Colombo 10 after Holy Mass at 3 p.m. on Saturday the 24th of September 2011 for interment at General Cemetery (R.C. Section) Kanatte at 4 p.m.      

REV. SISTER MARY INISIA A.C. (Agnes Christina Manuelpillai), sister of Rev. Sr. Adelina A.C. was called to rest on the 22nd of September 2011. Requiem Mass at Carmel Convent, Colombo 10 on Saturday 24th of September at 3.00 p.m. followed by interment at the General Cemetery Kanatte. Carmel Convent, 88, Ananda Rajakaruna Mawatha, Colombo 10.               

THERES PERERA Marawila - Mary Theres, beloved wife of late P. Fernando, loving mother of Manel and late Noel mother-in-law of Sidney Venturi and Yasmin of Kuliyapitiya, expired. Funeral on Sunday 25.9.2011 at R.C. Cemetery Marawila. Cortege leaves residence at 4 p.m. “Shermin” 2nd Cross Street, Marawila.        284677


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