Marriage Proposals
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REV. SISTER TERESA OF JESUS - Daughter of the late Mr & Mrs C.H. Fernando, sister of Agnes, Rev. Sr. Gertrude, Mary, Margaret, Lawrence, Bernadette of the late Stanislaus, Cyril and Fr. Philip Neri. Funeral Mass on Saturday 2nd Dec. at 3 p.m. at St. Joseph's Carmel, Katugastota, Kandy. 

REV. SR. THERESA of Jesus nee JOSEPHINE Beloved daughter of the late Mr & Mrs L.L. Fernando of "Augusta", Moratuwa, sister of Agnes, Sr. Gertrude, Mary, Margaret, Lawrence, Bernadette, the late Cyril, Stanislaus and Rev Fr Philip Neri, expired on Thursday 30th November. The Funeral Mass at 3 p.m. on Saturday 2nd December at the 49, Carmel Chapel, Weerakoon Mawatha, Kandy. Interment at the Carmel Burial Ground. 

ABEYSUNDERA - BARNEY At rest with Jesus.  Beloved husband of Mary, precious father of Yohan (student, St Peter's College, Negombo), loving brother of the late William and of Neville, Sheila & Yvonne, brother-in-law of late Bede Karunaratne, Kanthika, Ranjith and Roy Riehart. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymond's Funeral Parlour for interment on Saturday 2nd December @ 4.00 p.m. at General Cemetery Kanatte R.C. Section. Dagonna Estate, Dagonna. (Foreign Papers please copy). 

AMARASINGHE - G.P. HAPUWALANA (J.P. - All Island). Beloved husband of Chandra, loving father of Deepani, Charuni, Rukmini, Subashini and late Dananjaya, loving father-in-law of Aruna, Kumara, Ajith Dammika, Ajith Priyantha and Nishamani. Cortege leaves residence on Saturday 2nd December at 2.30 p.m. at Family Burial Ground, Marandagahamula. 

DAVID - JOHN ELMO DOUGLAS  Beloved husband of Bridget, loving father of Tyronne (Australia), father-in-law of Dianne. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymond's Funeral Parlour at 11.00 a.m. on Saturday 2nd December. Burial at General Cemetery, Kanatte (Roman Catholic Section). 60 3A, Kiribathgoda Housing Scheme, Kiribathgoda (Australian papers, please copy). 

DE SILVA - P.D. WEERASINGHE (Advocate - former Member of Parliament of Balapitiya). Beloved husband of Shireen, loving father of Srimalee and Manoj, father-in-law of Chirani, brother of Palika, Jayanthi, Asoka, Rajah and Vinila, expired. Cortege leaves residence No.306, R.A. De Mel Mawatha, Colombo 3 at 3.30 p.m. on Saturday 2nd December 2006 for Cremation at 4.00 p.m. at Jawatte Cemetery. 

DE ZOYSA - HONDAMUNI VALENTINE JOHN LESLIE (Retired Storekeeper, Surveyor General's Dept). Son of late Valentine and Flora Mary of Mutwal, loving father of Lalith (T Jay Enterprises (Pvt) Ltd), husband of late Marie Patricia, father-in-law of Nilusha (HNB Card Center), grandfather of Treshan and Tianne, brother of late Herman and Princely and Pearl, brother-in-law of Ethel, late Antoinette and of Leo, late Dudley and of Bertha, Lewlyn, Desmond and Roy, expired on 1st December, 2006. Cortege leaves residence at 3.00 p.m. on Sunday 3rd of December to Nayakakanda Church and thereafter for burial at Madampitiya Cemetery, Mutwal. No. 85, Maradana Road, Hendala, Wattala. 

EDIRISINGHE - DR. VERE - (Consultant Physician). Beloved husband of Manel, loving father of Mala and late Prineeth, father-in-law of Chrysanthus Fernando, loving Seeya of Rehan, passed away peacefully. Cortege leaves 185/15, Havelock Road, Colombo 5 at 2.30 p.m. on Monday 4th December. Cremation at General Cemetery, Kanatte at 3 p.m. 

EDIRISINGHE - LAKSHMI (nee JAYAWARDENA) Loving mother of Nalin de Silva, Deviyani de Silva (USA) and Pierangeli de Alwis Semage, darling grandmother of Dushani, Yohan, Shehara and Thiyara, beloved daughter of the late M.D.H. Jayawardena and of Mary Jayawardena, sister of the late Kalika Jayawardena and Neelakanthi Hapugalle. Cremation will be  private. No. 16, Rodney Street, Colombo 08. 

FERNANDO - FRANK (Rtd. Director of Customs). Beloved husband of Yvonne, loving father of Brian, Brindley, Dr. Tyrrel, Trisette and Dr. Tyronne, loving father-in-law of Nirmalie, Lisa and Sujeewa, much loved grandfather of Shanella, Trevine, Sherwin, Treshene, Shirlyne & Sean, Called to Eternal Home. Mortal remains will be brought to residence on Sunday (3rd). Cortege leaves residence at 3.00 p.m. on Monday (4th) for interment at St. Sebastian's Church (Cemetery), Moratuwa at 4.00 p.m. 23, Jayawardana Place, off Hill Street, Dehiwala (No flowers by request, please) 

FERNANDO - HILARY S. Retired Teacher of Kingswood, St. John's - Nugegoda, Royal, S. Thomas' - Kollupitiya and of OBA Richmond. Beloved husband of Silacy (Retired Teacher, Moratumulla Lanka Sabha), everloving father of Sujeewa Fernando (Industrial Engineering, Ratmalana), Rev. Nadeera (Methodist Priest, Mattakkuliya), Rev. Surangika (Methodist Priest, Pepiliyana, Karagampitiya), Chathuranga (Back to the Bible), father-in-law of Shanika, Inoka, Niluka and Madhu (Bishop's College), eldest brother of  Sirimal, Anesta, late Edna, Shantha, Nalini, Ranjani and Susil, expired. Cortege leaves residence at 3.30 p.m. on Saturday 2nd December to Moratumulla Methodist Church Burial Grounds. No. 73, "Samcot", Willorawatta, Moratuwa.  

JAYASEKERA - ANULA Wife of late R.D.D. Jayasekera, mother of Lakdas (USA), late Gamini, Lakshman (USA), Rohana (Australia), Bandula (Daily News). Mother-in-law of Lakshmi (USA), Vishaka (USA) and Nandani (Australia), grandmother of Thushari, Anuradha, Kaniska, Anuththara, Hansi and Shalini, expired. Interment on Monday December 4, at 5.00 p.m. at the General Cemetery, Kurunegala. No. 123/8, Singha Mawatha, Dambulla Rd, Kurunegala. 

JAYAKODY - CHANDRA CHARLOTTE (nee   KARUNARATNE) Beloved wife of late Percy Jayakody of Divulapitiya, loving mother of Vijitha, Hareen, Irangani, Devika and Chulani, daughter of late Mr & Mrs D.D. Karunaratne of Gampaha (Bendiyamulla Mills), sister of late Mrs Edith de Silva Gunasekera, sister-in-law of late A.E.C. de S (Berty) Gunasekera of Horton Place, mother-in-law of G.L. Perera, Dr. Vimal de Alwis, Ratnapala Wickramasinghe and Sarath Jayawardena, daughter-in-law of late Muhandiram Senaratne Jayakody and Mrs Jayakody of Divulapitiya, expired on 31st August 2006 and the last rites were performed on 2nd September 2006 at a private funeral in accordance with her wishes. 10/1, De Fonseka Road, Colombo 5. 

JAYASINHA - R.D. Beloved husband of M.E. Jayasingha (Retired staff member - St. Anthony's Balika, Katugastota), loving father of Naomi Jessica (Kandy Municipality), father-in-law Arjuna Navaratne (Associated Motorways), passed away. Cremation on Saturday the 2nd at 3.00 p.m. at Mahaiyawa Crematorium. 27/7, Dewalawatta Road, Aruppola, Kandy. 0812232650 

KASIVISVANATHAR - K.M.  (Retired Tax Officer, Dept of Inland Revenue and Kreston MNS & Co.), died under tragic circumstances on 28.11.06 at Wellawatte. Beloved husband of Devambigai, father of Valli (Ministry of Health), Sivapiran (UK) and Vanji (Australia), father-in-law of Prabagar (Oxfam GB), Meera (UK), Sadacharan (Australia), Remains will lie at Jayaratne Parlour, Borella from 9  a.m. on Sunday 3rd and thereafter Cortege will leave for Cremation at 11 a.m. for Kanatte Cemetery.  9 - 6/1, Moor Road, Colombo 6. Tel. 0112360870. 

LEARD - JOHN Beloved husband of Belle, loving father of Cecil and Philo, Phyllis, Gloria and Mark, grandfather of Dennis and Darrel, great-grandfather of Duwen and Seleena, expired 29th November. Cortege leaves residence at 09.30 a.m. for Burial at Mahaiyawa Cemetery R.C. Section on Saturday, 02nd December 2006. 57 A, Wagolla Road, Lewella, Kandy. 

LOWE - At rest with Jesus WARNAKULASURIYA RITA MARGARET. Daughter of the late Mr & Mrs W. Gabriel Lowe, sister of the late Mary Mercelline, Josephine, Irene and of Lloyd, sister-in-law of Gwendoline, loving aunt of Lilashi and Rohan, passed away peacefully. Cortege leaves residence at 4.00 p.m. Burial on 2nd December 2006, Saturday at St Sebastian's Church Cemetery Moratuwa. 45/2, Galle Road, Moratuwa. Tel: 011-2641734. Fax: 2644714. 

MANICKAWASAGAR - SHANMUGASUNDARAM.  (Retired Director Urban Development Authority. Formerly of Ministry of Health & Ministry of Local Government and Housing & Construction). Son of late Manickavasagar and Sivakolunthu of sandillipay and son-in-law of late Somasundaram and Kanmany, beloved husband of Ambikadevi, loving father of Prathaban (Express Newspapers (Cey) Ltd), Surendran (London) and Urmila, father-in-law of Kularatnam, (Richard Pieris & Company Ltd - Plantation), Rajeshwari (Essa) and Gayathri (London), affectionate grandfather of Kaushalya, Ahalya, Annaniya, Sathushan, Sivaneya and Aaran, brother of late Nadaraja (Nestle) and Yogiraj (C.G.R.), brother-in-law of Damayanthi (Canada) and Jeyarani, expired on the 30th of November, 2006. His rites will be performed at his residence No. 6, Bogala Courts, Havelock Road, Colombo 05 and the Cortege will leave for Cremation at Kanatte, Hindu Section on 3rd December 2006 at 10.00 a.m. Tel. 2553318. 

MENDIS - VESTA  Beloved wife of Sunil, loving mother of Shavindri, sister of Glenda, sister-in-law of Myrville Fernando an Mahes & Enoka Mendis, daughter of late Verney G.B. and Gracie Perera, daughter-in-law of late Walter and Isla Mendis, passed away on 27th November. Funeral held on 28th November. 96, St. Michael's Road, Colombo 3. 

PERERA - V.W.S.  (Retired - Sri Lanka Tea Board). Beloved husband of Algamage Gunawathie Perera, loving father of Jayantha (National Guide Lecturer / Astrologer), Dhammika (Australia), Harsha (John Keells), father-in-law of Himali, Piyal (Australia), Sanjaya (M.J.F. Group), loving grandfather of Sanoj, Malika, Hirunee, Chandalie, Sandro and Anjelo, expired. Cremation at General Cemtery Kanatte (Borella) at 3.00 p.m. on Sunday the 3rd. Cortege leaves residence at 1.30 p.m. 187, Delgahawatte Road, Mulleriyawa new Town.  

PERERA - Y.C.B. (BENSON) Ex-CGR. Beloved husband of Chandra, loving father of Pinsiri (PJ) and father-in-law of Kalindi, expired. Cortege leaves residence 97, Vidyala Mawatha, Koralawella, Moratuwa at 2.30 p.m. on Sunday 3rd December. Cremation at Rawatawatte Cemetery at 3.30 p.m. 

PULLE - THOMAS JAMES (FABIAN) (Cambridge Traders). Son of the late Edwin and Merlin Pulle, beloved husband of the late Christabel Candappa and Jemila, father of Peter (Darley Butler), Jude (Ayumi Apparel), Anne and Madushan, father-in-law of Minhaja Peter, grandfather of Aaqil and Aqmal, brother of Mavis, Greta, Sheila, Shirley, Lorna and Terence, passed away. Cortege leaves residence No. 442/9, Kanatta Rd, Makola North, Makola  at 3.00 p.m. on Sunday 3rd December for Family Burial Ground, Nayakakanda, Hendala, Wattala. 

RAJENDRA - AVANTHI - Beloved daughter of Indrani and Robin Rajendra, lovng sister of Asoka Rajendra. Remains will lie at A.F. Raymond's Funeral Parlour on Saturday 2nd December from 6 p.m.  onwards. Cortege leaves the Parlour on Monday 4th December at 4.30 p.m. Burial at General Cemetery, Kanatte (Roman Catholic Section). 

SAMARAWEERA - SUGALA Beloved wife of K.C. Samaraweera (Retd. Director Buildings), loving mother of Dr Harsha Samaraweera and Lelanthi Tennekoon, mother-in-law of Manoji Samaraweera and Sanjeeva Tennekoon, loving sister of the late Gamini Perera and Virajani Handunpathiraja. Cortege leaves residence No. 21, Boteju Road, Colombo 5 on Saturday, 2nd December at 6.00 p.m. for Cremation at General Cemetery, Borella at 6.30 p.m. 

SENAVIRATHNA LOKURALAHAMI - W.W.G. SENAVIRATHNA Beloved husband of Mrs. Charlet Senavirathna, father of Gemunu, Ashoka, Mallika, Parakrama, Baratha and father-in-law of Alfred Kumarasiri (Malaysia), Jagath Karunarathne, Lalani, Anula, expired. Funeral at 6.00 p.m. on Sunday the 3rd Malwaththa, Nittambuwa, Crematorium. Cortege leaves residence at 4.00 p.m. Thanayam Waththa, Aththanagalla

SINNATHAMBI - RAMALINGAM (J.P.)  Retired registrar of Court, North East Provincial Council Administrative Officer and Proctor. Eldest son of late Mr. Sinnathambi and Mrs. Valliammah of Avarangal, lived in Kolumbuthurai and at present was residing in Trincomalee, beloved husband of late Mrs. Suloshanadevi, beloved father of Senthitkumaran (Lawyer), Kayalvilli and  Kaliarracy, father-in-law of Vinitha (Lawyer), Harritharan (HNB), Aranth (WACCO - Trincomalee), son-in-law of late Mr. Saravanapawananthan and Mrs. Sivasothy, grandfather of Kirutheeswar, Amitheesha, Atheesha, Prithveram, Branavaram, expired on 1st Dec. 2006. The remains  will be at No. 275, Main Street, Trincomalee. Cortege leaves residence on 3rd Dec. 2006 at 3.30 p.m. for cremation at Hindu Cemetery, Trincomalee.  

SUMANASURIYA - G.L. MALLIKA - Beloved wife of late Dr K.T.W. Sumanasuriya, loving mother of Subhash, Wickrama (UK), Ravindra, Mala and Asela (Attorney-at-Law), loving mother-in-law of Chitra, Dr Champa (UK), Thejani, Indrajith and Ishika. Cortege leaves residence No. 10/4, Jeswell Place, Mirihana, Nugegoda at 3.30 p.m. on Saturday the 2nd December. Cremation at General Cemetery Borella at 4.30 p.m.

SAMARAWICKRAMA - N.E.C. (Chandra) - Beloved wife of late Mr I.G.P. Samarawickrama (Inspector of Police), affectionate mother of Capt. George (Austria), Malinie, Kingsley, Asoka (Ceylon Fertilizer Co.), Nilanganie & Rohini (Kuwait), loving mother-in-law of Anula (Austria), late Vinitha, Kumari, Devasiri (Amico) & Dr Nath (Kuwait), expired. Cremation Nawala General Cemetery 3rd December 2006 5.00 p.m. Cortege leaves residence 319/4, Nawala Road, Nawala at 4.30 p.m. 

THAMBIRAJAH JEYARAJAH - Managing Director - Jeya Agency (Pvt) Ltd. and Proprietor Jeya Book Centre, son of late Mr, Mrs Thambirajah Nagammah, son-in-law of late Iyampillai and Nagaratnam, beloved husband of Chandradevi, loving father of Tharshana, Raguvaran and Sharmila, brother of Yogarajah and Thadchayini, expired. Remains will lie at the residence and the Funeral arrangements will be notified later. 4, Vivekananda Avenue, Wellawatta, Colombo 6. T.P. 2361685.


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