DE SILVA - PRADEEPA NISHENDRIKA - Beloved
daughter of Rangith and Nalini and sister of Prasad, Manthrini, Bishan,
sister-in-law of Mary, expired. Cortege leaves 14th Sunday at 4.00 p.m.
150, Moratuwa Road, Piliyandala. Cremation at Kohuwela Cemetery.
DISSANAYAKE - MALATHI - Beloved wife of the late
D.B. Dissanayake (Former Principal, Maliyadewa College, Kurunegala), loving
mother of Savitri, Mandri, Kashyapa, Vajira, Devani, Rahula and Ayona, loving
mother-in-law of Ariyaratna Nihal Obeyasekere, Ramani, Palitha Pethiyagoda,
Udaya Dangahadeniya, Shiromalee and Subash Jayawardena, passed away peacefully
on October 11 in Houston, USA. Cremation will take place on Sunday October 14 in
Houston. 13902, Winter Harvest Court, Houston TX 77059, USA.
JAYASINGHA - MISS PADMINI (Art Teacher - Vajira
College - Rtd. Royal College and Royal Institute). Beloved sister of Shanti,
sister-in-law of Ramya Jayasingha and L.N. Perera, cousin of Joyce and Rukmani,
aunty of Thanusha, Thushan, Ruchira, Bihani, Manoja, Manik and Dilruni, expired.
Cortege leaves residence on Sunday 14th October at 2.30 p.m. for Cremation at
Borella Crematorium at 4.00 p.m. “Swasthi”, Kothalawala, Kaduwela.
KARUNARATHNA - D.K.A. Chief Security Officer. Holy
Cross College, Gampaha, expired. Cortege leaves residence No. 31, Mudagamuwa,
Bemmulla for interment at the Mudagamuwa Burial Ground on Sunday, 14th
October at 4.00 p.m. Principal & staff of Holy Cross College, Gampaha.
MENDIS - EDNA (nee DE MEL). Safe in the arms of
Jesus. Dearly beloved wife of the late Hubert J A Mendis, loving amma of
Hiranthi & Priyalal Fernando, Aruni & Sunanda Perera and Lilani & Hiran
Weerasekera, daughter of the late Mr and Mrs. Andrew J de Mel, fondest Ammamma
of Priyesh, Radhika, Sanjiv, Devshan, Dinali, Indika and Surani, beloved sister
of the late Iris and of Lita, Dulcie and Esme. Cortege leaves residence “Hill
- Side”, No. 51, de Soysa Road, Rawathawatte, Moratuwa on 15-10-2007 at 4.00
p.m. for Service at Holy Emmanuel Church Moratuwa at 4.30 p.m. and burial
SAMARANAYAKE - ASTRID (bee FERNANDOPULLE) (formerly HNB).
Loving wife of Suresh (NatWest Bank, UK & formerly HNB, NTB, UBC) darling Mama
of Kevin & Nedra, daughter of Consy and the late Ambrose, daughter-in-law of
Kenneth & Maureen, sister of Christine David & Lorette Perera, sister-in-law of
Tony, Cecil, Shalini & Priyantha De Pinto, Gihan & Fatima, Dilshan & Nelumdini,
Christine & Warren Lowe. The ashes will be brought to St. Mary’s Church, Lauries
Road, Bambalapitiya for Service at 4 p.m. on Wednesday 17th October and
thereafter interment at General Cemetery (RC Section) Kanatte Borella. No.
7A, Francisco Place, Moratuwa.
SANDRASEGARAM - ARUNASALAM (Retired Chief Education
Officer). Beloved husband of Parameswary, loving father of Paramaguru
(Australia), Shan Shanmuganathan, late Kumaraguru, Dr Gnanakaran (USA) and
Arunagiri (Australia), father-in-law of Gowri, Renuka, Janaki, Brintha and
Anuvina, loving grandfather of Abirami, Senthooran, Sudarshan, Yanitra and
Sahana, expired. Cortege leaves No. 74/1, Ward Place, Colombo 7 at 3.30
p.m. on Sunday 14th October 2007 for cremation at the Kanatte Cemetery Hindu
Section at 4 p.m.
SHANMUGANATHAN - CHELLIAH Retired Engineer
(Territorial Civil Engineering Organisation (TCEO)). Son of late Chelliah and
late Sellamma, beloved husband of Lokampikai, loving father of Subana, Manchuna
and Sulojana, father-in-law of Manoharan brother of late Sarasvathy, Thangamani
and Sothinathan, brother-in-law of P.S.L. Nathan, Gunaratnam, Selvanayaki, late
Somasundram, Susiladevi and Balakrishnan, passed away in New Zealand on 12
October 2007. His remains will be cremated on Sunday 14, October, 12.30 - 2.00
p.m. in New Zealand according to Hindu religious rites following a prayer
(Malaysian papers please copy). Address: 33, Court Crescent, Panmure,
Auckland, New Zealand. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org,. email@example.com
WICKREMASINGHE - SUREN Beloved husband of Tanya, son
of late Dr S.A. and Doreen Wickremasinghe, father of Maya, Sonia and Sasha,
brother of Suriya, grandfather of Sebastian, Nicolas and Anna, brother-in-law of
Desmond Fernando, father-in-law of Roberto Bentjerodt, passed away peacefully
after a brief illness. The funeral will take place on the 14th of October,
leaving the residence at 8, Bawa Place, Colombo 8, for cremation at
Borella Kanatte at 5 p.m. No flowers please. Donations may be made to the Sri
Lanka Cancer Society.
ATAPATTU - HEMA. The death is
announced of Hema Atapattu J.P. All island formerly of the Health Department,
beloved husband of Wimala, loving father of Dr. Dhammika USA, formerly at the
Faculty of Medicine Peradeniya, loving father-in-law of Dr. Sumudu U.S.A.
formerly faculty of Law University of Colombo. Cortege leaves 56/A/2,
Sangaraja Mawatha, Kandy at 2 p.m. on 15th Monday for cremation at Mahaiyawa
at 3.30 p.m.
NANAYAKKARA - LT. COL. GAMINI - (Sri Lanka Army,
People’s Bank and former President of Sri Lanka Judo Association), son of late
Mr & Mrs Edwin Nanayakkara, beloved husband of Devika Gamalathge, loving father
of Chamika, Nawanthie and Sasitha, brother of Daya Nanayakkara, Ranjani
Karunarathne, Swarna Nanayakkara & late Mr. Wimal Nanayakkara, son-in-law of Mr.
Sugathadasa Gamalathge & late Mrs. Agnes Jayasooriya, brother-in-law of M.
Gunapala, Sarath Karunaratne, Wimaladasa Perera, Leela Nanayakkara, Sujith
Gamalathge & Sulochana Gamalathge, expired. Cortege leaves residence 638,
Asiri Uyana, Dodangahahena, New Town, Gothatuwa at 3.30 p.m. on 15-10-2007 &
cremation at 5.00 p.m. at Borella Kanaththa Cemetery.
RANASINGHE - SOMA THERESE Safe in the arms of
Jesus. Beloved wife of late Emile D.E.M. (C.G.R.), darling mother of Manel, late
Anthony (Tony) and Nihal (Retired S.L.A.F.), Rohini, Marine, Shiranee, (Retired
HNB), Geraldine (Gerry), Donna (Patsy) and Ronnie (Australia), mother-in-law of
late Kingsley Pandithakoralege, Beulah, Vilma, Tulsie Randeniya, Lakshman
Ellawala and Rol De Abreu, late Maryse, sister of late Elsie, Alfred and
Buddhadasa, Darling grandmother of Rohan, Nimal, Sunil and Surani, Roshan,
Shiromi and Shiranthi, Ruwani, Roshini and Amali, Ramesh and Rukshan, Marlon,
Shannon and Rhiannon, Stephanie and Stefan. Cortege leaves 21A, Clifford
Place, Bambalapitiya at 3.00 p.m. on Monday 15th for Service at Jesuit
Chapel, 31, Clifford Place, Bambalapitiya. Burial at St. Thomas’ Chruch Burial
Ground, Kotte at 4.30 p.m.
RANAWEERA - SUDANTHA (Formerly of FDK, Quality
Assurance Manager - SRN Steel). Beloved husband of Devini (Sarasavi Uyana
College), loving father of Nirandi and Niwandi, brother of Senerath (Lalan
Group) and Shiran (University of Peradeniya), expired. Cremation on Monday 15th
October at 5.00 p.m. at Kegalle Cemetery. Ekiriyagala, Kegalle.
SELVARAJAH - P. (Attorney-at-Law & Notary Public),
passed away on Friday, the 12th of October 2007 in Colombo. Aged 83. Beloved
husband of Vasaspathy, loving father of Sri Haran, Sreejayan, Srinithy and Sri
Gajan, loving grandfather of Roshan, Chrishara, Jeremy, Yashvanthan, Yudhistren,
Sarika, Vimukthi and Sakthi, loving brother of late Krishnarajah, Shanmuganathan
and Thiyagarajah, loving father-in-law of Nagaranjani, Geetha, Nandasekaran and
Suvendra. Funeral Service will be held on Monday, the 15th of October 2007 at
03.30 p.m. and cortege leaves Jayarathna Funeral Parlour for burial at Borella
Cemetery. Telephone No. : 011-2540590. 19/150, Farm Road, Mattakkuliya,
Colombo - 15.