Obituaries | Sunday Observer


FERNANDO - GWEN - Beloved wife of late Lloyd Fernando,​ daughter of late Mudliyar Arthur & Adlene Salgado,​ loving mother of Minoli,​ mother-in-law of Eng. Saro Weerasuriya,​ loving grandmother of Ronamali,​ Manojith,​ Nevanje & Bihini,​ much loved sister of late Daya & Upali Salgado,​ passed away on 13th March 2019 & cremation took place according to her wishes the following day. No. 9A,​ 2nd Lane,​ Meda Welikada Road,​ Rajagiriya.028683

PERUMAL - GODWIN Husband of Dawn,​ loving father of Rozelle and Radley,​ precious son of Helen and late Prosper,​ beloved brother of Eunice and Rohan Casie Chitty and Granville,​ nephew of Elsie,​ adored uncle of Rendl and Avril. Cortege leaves residence No. 146,​ New Chetty Street,​ Kotahena on Sunday,​ 17th March at 4.30 p.m. for Burial at General Cemetery (R/​C Section),​ Borella.029281

SHARMALINE PETRONELLA (nee PERERA) - Dearly beloved wife of Shanthakumar Ponniah,​ precious mother of Shivanthi and Shivani. Remains lie at “The Respect Home” by Jayaratne’s on Sunday 17th March 2019. Cremation at 5.00 p.m. at Borella Kanatta.028772

SINNATAMBY - CHUMMY SUNDARARAJA - Devoted husband of the late Selvi,​ loving father of Ruchi,​ father-in-law of Roger and beloved grandfather of Charlotte and Alex Petter,​ passed away on Wednesday 27 February 2019,​ in Cambridge,​ UK. Surgeon,​ teacher and man of faith: he will be deeply missed. The funeral service will take place on March 21 at the Anglican Church of St Mary the Virgin,​ Linton,​ Cambridge,​ UK.026689

THAMBUGALA - LAKSHMAN - Beloved husband of Ivy,​ precious father of Savithri (Regnis) and Rajeeva (USA),​ father-in-law of Eshanth and Dharshini (USA),​ brother of late Palitha. Cortege leaves residence No. 21,​ 4th Lane,​ Ratmalana at 4.00 p.m. for cremation at Mt. Lavinia Cemetery at 4.30 p.m. on Sunday 17th March.029132

UDESHI - MORARJI Beloved husband of late Manjula,​ loving father of Nandini,​ Harin and Asha,​ father-in-law of Dipak,​ Swarupa and Ajay,​ cherished grandfather of Amisha,​ Niraj,​ Andrew Shyam and Varun. A private funeral was held on Saturday,​ March 16th according to his wishes. The family will have a memorial meeting on Monday,​ March 18th from 5.00 p.m. to 6.30 p.m. at 16,​ Queen’s Terrace,​ Colpetty.029279

WEERASURIYA - DR. GAMINI SUMITRA - Dearly beloved husband of Vera,​ loving father of Sergei,​ brother of late Dr. Rohana,​ Lakshman,​ Rohini and Kanthi,​ expired. Cortege leaves residence on Sunday 17th at 4 p.m. for cremation at Thalahena Cemetery at 5 p.m. 159/​1,​ Kaduwela Road,​ Malabe.029264

WIJESINGHE,​ YVONNE (former Science Sectional Head,​ Ananda College). Beloved wife of Leslie,​ safe in the arms of Jesus,​ darling Ammi of Rohan (Australia),​ Achala Dileeni Dias (NZ),​ and Mayuri (Professor,​ University of Colombo),​ mother-in-law of Eromi (Australia),​ Parakrama Kumara Dias (NZ) and Deepal Perera (United Tractors),​ precious Achchi of Jerome,​ Kiara,​ Raveen,​ Sandesh,​ Anitra and Tehan,​ everloving sister of the late Ainsley Fernando and Dawn Gooneratne of Sydney and Mignonne Fernando,​ the late Merril Fernando,​ and Shirani Wirasinghe and Chrishanthi Goonewardena (Hayleys). The remains lie at A F Raymond’s Funeral parlour from Sunday 17th March,​ 10 a.m. Cortege leaves the Parlour on Tuesday 19th March at 3.15 p.m. for service and burial at Christ Church Dehiwala at 4.15 p.m. No flowers please.029280

ZIEGELAAR - MALCOLM PATRICK - Beloved husband of Jean,​ devoted father of Joel and Jerome,​ loving son of late Wilfred and Ula,​ much loved brother of Elmo (deceased),​ Ramsay (Australia),​ Yvonne,​ Ursula (Australia),​ and Cynthia (deceased),​ loving father-in-law of Cheryl,​ adoring grandfather of Jaden. Cortege leaves residence 5,​ Windor Avenue,​ Dehiwala at 3 p.m. on Sunday 17th March 2019 for burial at R.C. Section,​ General Cemetery,​ Borella.028959