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DE ALWIS - CHANDRA LAL - Former CEO/​​Chairman,​​ Chemanex PLC.,​​ Chairman - the National Chamber of Commerce of Sri Lanka,​​ Chairman - Senkadagala Finance PLC.,​​ former President Sri Lanka - China Business Corp. Council,​​ President Sri Lanka Institute of Packaging,​​ President Japan - Sri Lanka Technical & Cultural Association (JASTECA),​​ President Sasakawa Memorial Sri Lanka - Japan Cultural Centre Trust,​​ Director of Laugfs Gas PLC,​​ and Link Natural Products (Pvt.) Limited,​​ dearly beloved husband of Mala,​​ everloving father of Jayani and Piyangi (Attorney-at-Law),​​ father-in-law of Indika Perera (Cargills) and Dilshan Jayasuriya (Attorney-at-Law),​​ precious grandfather of Navindhu,​​ Kavindhu,​​ Nisheili and Nishen,​​ son of the late Peter and Violet De Alwis of Hikkaduwa. Cortege leaves residence 146/​​10,​​ A1,​​ Caldera Gardens,​​ off Dutugemunu Street,​​ Kohuwela at 3 p.m. on Sunday,​​ 13th May,​​ 2018 for cremation at the General Cemetery,​​ Borella at 4 p.m.053207

FERNANDO - SUNIL CAMILLUS - (Former Deputy Mayor,​ Balangoda and well known Businessman),​ loving son of Winifreeda Fernando,​ beloved husband of Simathi,​ father of Dulish,​ Savini and Gishan,​ father-in-law of Ashanthi Paul,​ Nayana Rajapaksha and Nidosha Perera,​ loving brother of Rita Nonis,​ Nimal Kingsley and Stanley,​ expired. Funeral service at St Francis Xavier’s Church,​ Dehigasthalawa on Monday 14th May 2018,​ at 4.00 p.m.053273

NANDA P. KALUTHANTHRI (72) - (Former Co-Secretary All Ceylon Buddhist Congress,​​ General Secretary,​​ Sri Lanka Committee for Solidarity with Palestine,​​ Secretary Cuban Sri Lanka Solidarity,​​ former General Manager Douglas and Sons Panchikawatta),​​ beloved husband of Sriya Kaluthanthri,​​ loving father of Prathap Kaluthanthri and father-in-law of Thamara Adhikaram,​​ passed away on 11th May 2018. Remains lie at Residence 274,​​ Thalapathpitiya,​​ Nugegoda. Cortege leaves the residence on Sunday 13th May at 5.00 p.m. for cremation at Thalapathpitiya General Cemetery at 6.00 p.m.053202

RANASINGHE K.K.P. (Piyadasa). Husband of late Rajini Ranasinghe,​ father of Suraj,​ Manesh and Sharmini,​ father-in-law of Lilani,​ Anoja and Channa,​ passed away on the 15th of April 2018. Final rites were performed on the 16th according to his wishes. 322/​55,​ Saraswathie Estate,​ Thalawathugoda.052855