ARIYAWANSA - MAXWELL DERICK (Retired Officer
SLAF - Katunayake) of Kurana, Negombo. Beloved husband of late Mallika
Ariyawansa, loving father of Preethi, Priyantha (late) Amal,
father-in-law of Rohan de Mel, Ranmali, Judith and precious grandfather
of Royce, Ranjaka, Shenaya, Dilani, Diyan, Roshell, Suren, Randeeps,
expired. Cortege leaves residence No.24, St. Anne’s Road, Kurana
at 3.30 p.m. on Sunday the 8th of January 2012 followed by burial at
Bolawalana R.C. Cemetery. 006968
DAWSON - JOHN ALEXANDER (formerly of Uva Highlands &
Cannavavella). Devoted husband of late Dorothy Dawson, beloved father of Cathy
(Rani), Claudette (Raji), Toni (Malar), Anton, Eddie and Bridget (Manga), loving
father-in-law of Pushpa, Quintus, Cody, Priya & Rajan (Joseph), adored grandpa
of Tanya, Phillip, Patrick, Julian, Fabian, Edwina, Stephanie, Jessica, Whitney,
Shyami Riordan & Romaine, much loved greatgrandpa of Eva, beloved brother of
late Eddie Dawson (formerly of Aislaby Estate Bandarawela), brother-in-law of
Lionel Santiago, passed away peacefully on Dec. 14th 2011 was interred at the
Springvale, Necropolis, Melbourne, Australia on 17.12.2011. 1 Serpentine Road
Keysborough, Victoria 3173 Australia. 006167
DE SILVA - JUNE wife of late Edmund De Silva, mother
of Chandani, Lalith, Rodney and Brian, mother-in-law of Eshantha Alutwela,
Carmel and Kamala, sister of Evelyn Qureshi, grandmother of Blake, Romesh,
Romaine, Rolando, Rochelle, Shiromi, Manori and Harsha. Remains lie at A.F.
Raymonds Funeral Parlour. Cortege leaves the Parlour at 2.30 p.m. on Sunday 8th
January. Cremation at General Cemetery, Kanatte at 3.00 p.m. 007519
DIAS - MRS ELLEN (Former Teacher St. Anthony’s
College, Katugastota). Dearly beloved wife of late Henry Dias, precious mother
and mother-in-law of Lakshman and Pearl, Ranjith and Malkanthi, Chrysantha and
Devika, Laksiri and Marie Fonseka, George and Jasintha, Suneetha, Padmasiri and
Manique Eswara Aratchige and precious archie to her grand children passed away.
Cortege leaves 170, Nugawela Werellagama on Monday the 9th of January
2012 at 2.00 p.m. for Holy Mass at the Sacred Heart Church Katugastota at 2.30
p.m. and burial at Mawilmada Burial Grounds. 007450
EPALIYANAGE - MRS. SOMALATHA Beloved wife of late
Mr James Epaliyanage mother of Chandradeepthi (New York - U.S.A), Mekala (Gemunu
K. Vidyalaya Kiridiwita - Gampaha), Prasanna (London - U.K), Chandana, Pradeepa
(Melbourne - Australia), Pradeep (Anuradhapura), mother-in-law of Ananda
(Melbourne - Australia) & Poshitha, (New York - U.S.A.), expired. Cremation on
Monday 9th January at 4.00 p.m. at Gampaha Kasagahawatta Cemetery, No. 14/26,
Siyane Road, Gampaha. 033 2224297. 007574
GUNARATNE - H.W. (HILLERIAN) (Retired Teacher
Kularatne Vidyalaya - Ambalangoda, Dharmashoka College - Ambalangoda, St.
Thomas’ College - Mt Lavinia), beloved husband of Mrs Asoka Gunaratne (retired
Teacher - Dharmashoka College), father of Niranjan (Commercial Bank), Prasad
(Australia), Nirosh (Australia), father-in-law of Priyanka (Lady Ridgeway
Hospital), Sagarika (Australia), Indika (CEB), passed away. Cortege leaves
residence No.100/3, Walawwa Road, Poramba, Ambalangoda at 2.00 pm on
Sunday 08th January. Cremation at General Cemetery Ambalangoda at 3.00 pm.
GANGABODAGE - DR GUNATHILAKE (MBBS) Beloved husband
of Chandra, father of Ishani and Dr Matheesha Gunathilake (UK), father-in-law of
Avanthi and grandfather of Baby Saamya, brother of G. Wijedasa, G Wimalasiri, G.
Jayasiri, G. Jayasena and G. Rathnapala, expired. Cortege leaves residence.
No. 39, Moronthuduwa Road, Wadduwa at 4.30 p.m. Cremation at Pothupitiya,
Waskaduwa at 5.00 p.m. on Sunday 8th January. 007573
JAYAWARDHANA - DAPHNE nee
HATHTHOTUWEGAMA of 1st Cross Rd, Walpola Matara (Teacher - St Mary’s
Convent, Matara, former Teacher, Rahula College and Ruhunu University), beloved
wife of late Henry Jayawardhana (Kamburupitiya), mother of Bemal (Australia),
Udyani (UDA) and mother-in-law of Mekhala (Australia) and Wasantha (Horana) and
sister of Iranagani, late Gamini Haththotuwegama, Nalini, Geoffrey (Australia),
Lakshmi, Leelamani and Menaka and grandmother of Kalindu, Navya, Malindu, and
Nikhila, expired 31st December 2011. Cremation in Sydney, Australia.
SIRIWARDENA - LUXHMAN Loving husband of Prema,
father of Sureka (Assistant Director of Education, Western Province),
father-in-law of Prasanna (Air Traffic Controller), grandfather of Akitha and
Lasitha (Royal College), brother of Mallika, Sujatha and Raja (Canada), expired.
Cortege leaves residence 675A, Kotte Road, Ethul Kotte on Sunday 8th
January at 2.30 p.m. for cremation at Beddagana Cemetery at 3 p.m.
STANLEY HYACINTH VAN STARREX (Formerly of New
Imperial Talkies and Crystal Hill Estate Matale) expired. Beloved son of the
late Julian Joseph and Alice May, dearly beloved husband of Sheila Mary, father
of Anthony Frances and Anne Marie, brother of the late Bertille, Queenie,
Quintin Dudley, Alick and Neville, brother of Clare Sylvia, Angela and Linton.
Burial at General Cemetery, Matale - Roman Catholic Section on 8th January 2012
after service at St. Thomas Church, Matale at 3.30 p.m. 220, M.C. Road,
Matale. 066-2233486. 007067
The death is announced of ELIZERBETH MARY GANAMMAL JOHN.
Daughter of Glory Vasagam and late Victor Vasagam, loving mother of Sharon and
Emanuel, most precious grandmother of Romario Fabian, Abigail and Leonardo,
loving mother-in-law of Adrian Schokman. Cortege leaves residence No. 23,
Uyana Road, Moratuwa on Monday 9th January 2011 at 8.45 a.m. for a service
at Christ Church, Dehiwela, Leaving at 10.00 a.m. for burial at General
Cemetery, Borella at 11.15 a.m. Anglican Section. 007566