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REV. SR. HELEN MARIE PERERA. Called to eternal rest. Funeral Mass on Sunday 3rd February at 3.00 p.m. Burial at Roman Catholic Cemetery,​ Wennappuwa. Holy Family Provincialate,​ 90/​1,​ Rosmead Place,​ Colombo 07.013084

ABBAS - TUAN FAJIRUL MEHAR. Beloved husband of late Rahira (nee Nalawangsa) and everloving father of Aishen (Switzerland),​ expired on 08.01.2019 and Janaza took place on 09.01.2019 at Dehiwala Muslim Burial Grounds. May All Mighty Allah grant him Jennathul Firdouse. F/​G/​3,​ Veluwanarama Housing Scheme,​ Colombo-6.011907

FONSEKA - RANJIT (DR.) Loving husband of Darshani,​ devoted father of Suren,​ Ramila,​ Navin,​ Omali and Dilrukshi,​ precious grandfather of Naomi,​ Neththra,​ Naren,​ Nethanya and Nikhil,​ son of late Christie and Hermyl Fonseka,​ brother of late Nihal,​ Laksiri,​ Srian and Ranjini,​ son-in-law of Bertha Fonseka,​ brother-in-law of Marie,​ Priscilla,​ Ryle,​ Sunil,​ Sriyani,​ Nimal and Salini,​ expired. Remains lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour,​ Borella from Sunday 3rd Febuary. Cortege leaves parlour on Monday 4th February 2019 at 9.00 a.m. for burial at Borella General Cemetery (Roman Catholic Section) at 9.30 a.m.013086

JAYATILAKE - MALCOM SIRIPALA HENRY. Brother of Basil,​ Chandra,​ Elmo Devapriya,​ Sirima Therese,​ Padma Rachel,​ Sujatha Angela,​ Chitra Briget,​ passed away. Funeral at Mahaiyawa Catholic Section on Monday 4th Feb.,​ 3 p.m. 857,​ Peradeniya Road,​ Kandy. Phone 081-2222200.012943

MACK - CHARLOTTE. Loving wife of Carlyle (deceased),​ passed away on February 2,​ 2019. Precious Mom of Shereen Ranasinghe (Aus),​ Lorensz Mack (Aus) and Sandra Mack,​ mother-in-law of Srinath Ranasingha (Aus) and Michelle Mack (Aus.),​ loving grandmother of Shenelle,​ Shantelle,​ Jason,​ Ryan and Lauren (Aus.). Remains will lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour,​ Borella on Sunday January 3,​ 2019 from 9 a.m. onwards. Service at 3.00 p.m. at the parlour on the same day and thereafter cortege leaves at 4 p.m. for burial at General Cemetery,​ Borella. Australian papers please copy.013131

PALIHAKKARA - DON JINADASA. Retired Police Officer. Beloved husband of Mrs. S.S. Palihakkara,​ cherished father of Beatrice,​ Kapila and late Nelika,​ affectionate father-in-law of Ranjith (Abans Group),​ Ajith and Nilmi,​ passed away. Cortege leaves the residence 469/​26,​ Mahaiyawatta,​ Mulleriyawa New Town,​ at 2.00 p.m. on 3rd February for cremation at the General Cemetery,​ Kalapaluwawa at 3.00 p.m.013093

RAJAMALAR NICHOLAS. Loving daughter of late Sam and Lily Nicholas,​ beloved sister of late Edward and Nelson,​ sister-in-law of Sarojah and Yoheswary,​ loving aunt of Geetha,​ Nalin,​ Anoj,​ Jerome,​ Wilfred,​ Loretta,​ Ann and Jenita,​ grandma of Fleur and Zachary. Remains lie at Jayaratne Funeral Parlour on 02.02.2019 from 9 a.m. and 03.02.2019 for service at 2.30 p.m. St. Michael’s Church,​ Polwatte. Thereafter for burial at General Cemetery Borella.013048

SEELANATHA - NIMAL. (Ex Chairman of Intercoir Ltd. Founder Coirtex Ltd.) Beloved husband of Gothamie,​ brother of late Gunatilleke,​ late Raja,​ Gamini,​ Upali,​ Lakshman,​ late Kanthi,​ late Nanda and Dhammika,​ son-in-law of Anula Marapana,​ brother-in-law of Maithree,​ Chulani,​ Pujitha and Seevalee Palipana. Remains lie at 1st Floor,​ Elvitigala Mawatha,​ Jayaratna Parlour,​ Borella. Cremation at 5 p.m. at Borella Crematorium on Sunday 3rd February 2019. 0714-710270.013094