ANNARANEE PHUSPAVATHY FITCH - Beloved wife of late A.A. Fitch (Ex.
Air-Ceylon & Mackninons - Jaffna Branch Manager), much adored mother of Angeline
(Canada), Angela (Australia) and Anushiya (Canada) and mother-in-law of Philip
Alexander (Canada) & Sanmuga (Australia), grandmother of Jonathan, Seraphina,
Thrushika and Lakrshna, passed away peacefully on the 24th March 2009. Funeral
held on Saturday March 28th 2009 at Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. Information S.
Sanmuga 26 Eldershaw Drive Lynbrook, Vic, Australia, 3975. Telephone (03)
BANDARA - DR. DUDLEY Retired Doctor U.K. Son of late J.M.J.
Podinilame and late D.A. Senaratne Menike, husband of Mayura, father of Kalika
and Arosha, brother of Jayampathi and Padmini, passed away on 1st April 2009.
23, St. Helens Grove, Monkston Milton Keynes, Mk10 9FG United Kingdom. TP.
00441908670370. Informant W.M.P. Bandara. TP. 036-2222332.
FERNANDEZ - JOHN VICTOR (Formerly of Ury Group Passara). Dearly
beloved husband of the late Leonie, darling father of Bernie, Jenny (IIT) and
Wendy (Prima Ceylon Ltd), father-in-law of Prasanna, grandfather of Prasanjana,
everloving brother of late Jack, Violet, Winifred and of Rachael the late
Reginald and Dorothy. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour at 10.30
a.m. on Sunday 5th April 2009 for Burial at General Cemetery, Kanatte (Roman
Catholic Section). 65/6, Kirula Road, Colombo 5.
HAJIYANI SHIARA WAHAB (Teacher of Lexicon International School and
former in Ecole International School, Kandy), beloved husband of Alhaj Mohamed
Wahab (Farm Shop Cross Street, Kandy), loving mother of Mohamed Wazeen and
Mohamed Shabbeer, beloved daughter of Kairoon Niza and late Mohamed Abdul
Gaffoor, sister Fatima Feroza, sister-in-law Fathima, Mafaza, brother Mohamed
Izmy and Mohamed Hilmy, brother-in-law Mohamed Hazeem (New Colombo Stores,
Pettah), passed away on 25th March 2009. Janaza took place at Mahiyawa Muslim
Burial Ground. May Alliah grant her “Jennathul Firdouse”. 37/2, Pitakande
SILVA - P.M. MUNIDASA (Managing Director, P.M. David Silva & Sons
Transporters Ltd, Maskeliya). Beloved husband of Dr. Deepthi Samarage
(Consultant Paediatrician - Sri Jayawardenapura University), father of Danidu
(St. Thomas), son of late P.M. David Silva and Yasawathie Silva, brother of
Tecla (UK), Chitra, Jasmin (UK), Bandula, Chitrananda (UK) and Udeshika (USA),
brother-in-law of Dr Dhanapala (UK), Chetiya, Dr. Upali (UK), Dr. Suneetha, Dr.
Savithri (UK) and Dr. Deepal (USA), son-in-law of late Cyril de Silva Gunadasa
and Udula, expired. The remains lie at 16, Senanayake Avenue, Nawala.
Cortege leaves Monday 6th April at 4.45 p.m. for Cremation at General Cemetery
Borella at 5.30 p.m.
TAMBIAH - BRIGADIER (Dr) R.T. VSV (Retired DAMS, SLAMC) - Beloved
husband of late Sumana, father of Yasmin, Charles, Roderick and Tania, brother
of Dorothy, David, Pathma, Dharmarajah and Selvarajah (all deceased) and
Sathiavathy, Stanley and Amy, passed away in Sydney, Australia on 27th March
2009. P.O. Box 170, Round Corner, NSW 2158, Australia.
VITHANA - RATHNA SRI LAWRENCE Beloved husband of late Mrs Sujatha
Jayathilake Vithana, loving brother of Dharma Sri Lawrence Vithana, father of
Niranga, Eranga & Sameera Vithana, brother-in-law of Mrs. Nalini Godawitharana,
father-in-law of Sanjeewa Wimalasena, Vijitha Wickramasinghe & Tharaka
Chandrakumar, passed away peacefully. Remains lie at 225/1/1, Siyabalagoda,
Polgasowita. Cremation at 4.00 p.m. on Sunday 5th April at Wethara
WELIGEPOLA - A.M.B. (Former G.A. Ratnapura). Beloved husband of late
Geevastra, loving father of Pubudu and loving father-in-law of Pradeepa, passed
away and a private funeral was held according to his wishes. Funeral was held at
Galkissa Cemetery on 29.03.2009.
MAHROOF - A.R.M. Acting Chief Secretary of the Eastern Provincial
Council. Beloved husband of Marina and father of Lulu, passed away. Janaza took
place at the Jawatte Jumma Mosque, yesterday.
DE SILVA - MABEL SOMAWATHI (nee SALGADO) Beloved wife of late Simon De
Silva (Aluthgama), loving mother of Sanath (Nexia Computer Services (Pvt) Ltd.),
Upul (Doha), Chanaka (Analytical Instruments), Gayathri, Palitha (Doha), Kamani,
Shiranthi (Doha), mother-in-law of Pavithri, Kumari (Doha), Renuka (Gunawardena
Vidyalaya, Panadura), Denzil (Central Bank), Wasanthi (Doha), Patrik (Warakapola),
expired. Cortege leaves residence at 3.00 p.m. on Monday 6th April 2009 for
cremation at Minuwanpitiya Cemetery, Walana, Panadura. 1/26, Janapriya