|Sunday, 20 January 2002|
CHELLIAH The Death Occurred on 6th January 2002 of DR CECIL DHARMARAJAH CHELLIAH, Husband of Kamala (Binkie), father of Ranjan and Priya Dharmarajah, father-in-law of Tamara and Brenda, grandfather of Sohan and Asanka Dharmarajah, brother of Mangalam, late Edwin and Pearl, son of late Mr and Mrs K.R. Chelliah, son-in-law of late Mr and Mrs B.P. Peiris. Cremation took place on 7th January according to his wishes. 184/1, Havelock Road, Colombo 6.
SAMUEL S. Son of late Mr and Mrs J.T.A. Sithaparapillai, father of
Niroshini (U.K.), grandfather of Andrew (U.K.), beloved brother of
Sathiabama and S.B. Kulasenan (U.K.), brother-in-law of Winifred (U.K.),
died on 17th January 2002. Flat 1, 50 Byrne Road, Balham, London
EUGENIE It is with much sadness that the family announces her passing
at the Sunnybrook and Women’s Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Canada on
January 16th, 2002, in her 87th year, after a lengthy illness faced with
courage, determination and dignity. Beloved wife of the late St. Elmo
Obeyesekere, dearly loved mother of Susantha and his wife Maureen,
Suranganie, Upali and his wife Tamara, cherished grandmother of Jude and
his wife Joanne, Drake, Josephine, Adrian and his wife Michelle, Brian,
Anne and Tanya, Treasured great-grandmother of Ryan, Jennifer and Jonas,
dear sister of Ben and his wife Pearl, Camillus and his wife Agnes and the
late Mary Herat, Cyril De S. Wijetunga, Leonara Mendis, Winifred Wiratunga
and Florence Ratnachandra, survived by many nephews, nieces and their
families. At her request the interment of her cremated remains will take
place in the family vault in Kurunegala at a later date.
- HECTOR S.A. J.P.U.M.
State Attorney-at-Law. Dearly beloved husband of Anne,
everloving father of Sharma, Hector (Jnr.), late Shireen, and of Shamista,
father-in-law of Rohan Cooray (Attorney-at-Law, Kalutara) and Tamara,
precious grandfather of Shenuka, Shanil & Shehan, brother of late Dr.
P.C.M., of Florida, late Victor, and of Phyllis and Oliver. Cortege leaves
Residence “Florinden”, Kuliyapitiya on Sunday the 20th of
January at 3 p.m. for Service at St Joseph’s R.C. Chruch, Kuliyapitiya
and thereafter for burial at 4 p.m. at the General Cemetery, Kuliyapitiya.
SANGADASA ILEPERUMA ARACHCHIGE Beloved husband of B. Chitra Batagoda, loving father of Yuthika (Australia), Sepali (Lake House), Anoma, Ravin (HNB Narahenpita), father-in-law of Ranjan (Australia), Sumith (Lake House), Sujith, grandfather of Wageesha, Senuri, Pasan, Ashwin, brother of the late Mrs N.A.H. Perera, uncle of Chandrarathne Perera, Lakshman Perera, Gunendra Perera, Bharatha Perera, Asoka Perera, Kamala Perera and Manel Palihawadana, passed away. Funeral will take place on Monday 21/01/02 at Niyandagala Cemetery, Homagama, 4 p.m. 6, HPT Housing Scheme, Katuwana Rd., Homagama.
- SIRINIVASA (Charlie) Siyanco
Riyadh (ex Air Force), loving son of the late William and late Agnes
Amarasinghe, step son of the late Agnes Karunatillake, loving brother of
Lalitha, the late Dr. Sarath, Capt. Ranjith (ex - Army), Indrani (ex -
School Dental Therapist), Subadra and Sunethra (Sue - ex Air Ceylon),
brother-in-law of late Sirisena Dissanayake and of Gunawathie Amarasinghe,
Padmini Amarasinghe, late Dunstan Senaratne and of Ashoka Perera (Lion Air
/ Film Location Services), expired in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia on 6th Jan.
Cortege leaves residence 102/1,
Kithulwatte Road, Colombo 8 on Monday the 21st Jan. at 5.00 p.m. for
Cremation at 6.00 p.m. Borella General Cemetery.
NIESE - DESMOND BERTREM (Formerly
Shipping Corporation). Beloved son of late Hector and of Patricia, loving
brother of Christine, Christopher, Ralph and Pierina, brother-inlaw of
Conrad, Sujatha, Subadra and George. Remains will lie at
A.F. Raymond’s Parlour. Service on Monday 21st at 10.00 a.m.
thereafter remains will be handed over to Medical Faculty.
ZOYSA - AGAMPODI GEORGE CHANDRASIRI (J.P.)
Retired Aeronautical Communication Officer, Airport &
Aviation Co. Ltd. Beloved husband of Allen Upamalika de Silva, precious
father of Lalith Shantha (Army Hospital, Colombo), Renuka, Damayanthi,
Sumith Wasantha (Kularatna Vidyalaya, Ambalangoda), Rasika Wasanthi
(Development Lotteries Board, Colpetty), loving father-in-law of Milani
Wijekulatilleka, Rohana de Zoysa (Puttlam Cement), Deepa Mendis, Manoj
Madhawa Mendis (Businessman), expired. Cremation at 5.00 p.m. on Monday
the 21st January at Ambalangoda Crematorium.
“Siri Mali”, Devagoda, Madampe, Ambalangoda.
- NIMAL (Bank of Ceylon Corporate Branch). Beloved husband of Renuka
Wathulanda (Sirimavo Bandaranaike M.V), loving father of Osadhi and Gayana
Gunaratne (Visakha Vidyalaya), son of late Mr. KKO Gunaratne (Retired
Principal, Bogoda Vidyalaya) and late Mrs. B. Gunaratne, brother of late
Abeysiri, Ariyalatha (Canada), Wijaya Gunaratne (Elite Radio Co. and Milk
Board), Nalini, Upali (Dharmadutta College, Badulla) and late Wickrema,
brother-in-law of Lional (Canada), Malini, Anoma (Hector Kobbekaduwa
Vidyalaya, Hali-Ela), Laxaman, Indrani Wathulanda (Metropolitan Co.),
Badra Hettige (Mattegoda M.V) and late Janaka, son-in-law of Kamala
Wathulanda, expired. Cortege leaves residence
No. 251/3A, Isuru Uyana, Erawwala, Pannipitiya on
Monday 21st January, 2002 at 3.00 p.m. for Cremation at Godigamuwa
Cemetery, Maharagama at 3.30 p.m.
- MARIE PATRICIA Finally
at Rest in the arms of her Creator, after a brief illness bravely borne.
Beloved and caring mother of Rodney and Petula and dearly loved daughter
of the late Joseph and May Herft, loving sister of Mavis Von Bergheim
(deceased), Gwen Crozier, Estelle Wells (deceased), Rita Herft, Brian,
Joan Pereira and Pauline Foenander. Cortege leaves
A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour for Service of Thanksgiving
at 3.30 p.m. on Monday 21st January at St Mary’s Church, Bambalapitiya
followed by Burial at General Cemetery, Borella (Roman Catholic Section).
- LUXSHMI AMMA Wife
of late Sithampara Pillai Kanagasabapathy, mother of Vimalarajah (Berlin -
ex Dimo), Kanagarani, aunt of K.C. Vignarajah, motherin-law of
Tharmananthan, Seetha, Saratha, grandmother of Vanaja, Nirmalan, Luxshi,
Janaki, Viji, Dushita, Umaharan & Arunan, great grandmother of Koshala,
Seyon, Nirushan & Nila, expired. Cortege leaves residence
No. 9, Duplication Road, Colombo-05 at 12 noon on
Sunday 20th January. Cremation at 1 p.m. at Kanatte, Borella (Overseas
Papers please copy).
- (Dr.) PALITHA Beloved
husband of Shanthi, father of Iranthi (Doctor - Teaching Hospital, Ragama),
Samanthi (Attorney-at-Law), father-in-law of Roshan (Doctor Teaching
Hospital, Ragama), Rasika (Attorney-at-Law), brother of Nanda, Lilani and
late Yamuna, passed away. Cremation at General Cemetery, Borella on 21st
January 2002 at 4.00 p.m. No.
42, Kandawatte Road, Battaramulla.
- VERNON NADARAJAH (Accountant,
V. Nadaraja and Co., Kurunegala). Son of late Mr. Vaithilingam Pillai and
Mrs. Rajaletchchimy of Rangala, beloved husband of Gietanjalie (nee
Bogedera), father of late Dhaminda, Chaminda, Amanda (Student of Holy
Family Convent, Kurunegala) and Dilanga (Student St Anne’s), expired.
Cortege leaves residence Barandana, Hindagolla on Sunday (20th Jan) at 3 p.m.
for Cremation at General Cemetery at 4 p.m.
- PROFESSOR MANTHRI (nee Samaranayaka)
Dearly beloved wife of Professor Ranjan Ramasamy, mother of
Dr. Maheshi Ramasamy, daugher of late A.D.H. and Susila Samaranayaka,
sister of Dr. Anula Wijesundere and Hemanatha Samaranayaka, daugher-in-law
of Dr. Murugesu and Therese Ramasamy, sister-in-law of Dr. Ajita
Wijesundere, Dr. Dayalan Ramasamy, Devika Samaranayaka, Dr. Indra Ramasamy,
Dr. Ragini Wheatcroft, Dr. Nirmalan Ramasamy and Dr. Rajkumar Ramasamy,
expired. Cortege leaves 137/3A,
Kirula Road, Colombo 5 on Sunday 20th January at 5.15 p.m. for
Cremation at the General Cemetery Kanatte at 6.00 p.m.
- WIMALA Beloved wife of Henry and mother of Dr. Malkanthi, Pandula,
Hemantha, Dr. Daminda, Bimsara and Lalantha, aunt of Amila, mother-in-law
of Dr. Palitha Perera, Hemamali, Shanthi and Neetha. Cortege leaves
residence at 4.00 p.m. on 20th for Cremation at Kurunduwaththa Cemetery,
Akmeemana. Sriyayathana, Kitulampitiya Road, Galle.
- D.B. (S.D. & C.C. Ratmalana). Dearly beloved husband of
Shanthi (Agency Post Office, Peliyagoda), loving father of Hiranthi
(Dental Faculty, Peradeniya), Umesha (Richard Pieris Distributors, Navinna),
father-in-law of Jayantha (Dental Surgen, Hemmatagama), brother of late
Senanayake, Chandra (Hataraliyadda), Gamini (Retired S.S.P), Kumari
Gettepola, expired. Funeral arrangements at
Manamperi Funeral Directors (opposite Borella Cemetery).
Cremation on 21st January (Monday) at 4 p.m.
YATAWARA - J.C. (Hector) Retired SLAS. Dearly beloved husband of late Anula, loving father of Kamal (The Finance), Ayanthi Priyanthi (Staff - Sirimavo Bandaranayake B.V.), Major Devapriya (SL Army) & Chitrangani, father-in-law of Damayanthi, Jayantha Pilapitiya (Staff - Trinity College), Maj.Gen Gamini Jayasundara (SL Army), Kumudu and Col. Nimal Dembalapitya (SL Army), expired. Cortege leaves No. 46, Medabowala Road, Kandy on Sunday 20th at 2.30 p.m. to Mahaiyawa Cemetery.
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