Obituaries | Sunday Observer


At Rest with Jesus JAYAMANNE S. ANTHONY JOSEPH (ANTON) former Senior Manager Audit Admi. Dearly beloved husband of late Mrs. Manel Jayamanne,​ loving brother of Rev. Sister Steven Mary,​ late very Rev. Fr. Kingsley C. Jayamanne and of George,​ Dolly,​ father-in-law of Anne,​ Sumudu,​ grandfather of Marius,​ Mario,​ Roshane,​ Shenal. Cortege leaves residence No. 3/​2A,​ Pinwatte Road,​ Dehiwala on Sunday 12.05.2019 at 2.00 p.m. for burial at Holy Rosary Church,​ Mirigama.045970

FONSEKA H. RAMSIRIKITH - Beloved husband of Rukmani,​ loving brother of late Keerthi,​ Mahinda,​ Manukula,​ late Indi,​ Chandi and Damsiri,​ passed away on 25th April 2019. Funeral was held on 26th April 2019.045846

JULIAS SENERATH (Former Lecturer of Bolawalana Teacher Training College),​ dearly beloved husband of late Bernadeth Hettiarachchi,​ father of Chandani,​ Vijitha,​ Tilak and Shyamalie,​ father-in-law of Chryshantha,​ Nilanthi,​ Vilasini and Anton. The cortege leaves residence at 3.30 p.m. on Sunday,​ 12th May 2019 for burial at Roman Catholic Cemetery,​ Seeduwa. “Kumudini”,​ Station Road,​ Seeduwa.045962

WEERAKOON - Dr. HEMA (nee SUMANASEKERA) - Senior Lecturer (retired) - University of Kelaniya,​ passed away peacefully on the eve of May 10th. Loving wife of Richard (Batty),​ beloved mother of Aruna,​ Chamantha,​ Imalka and Ishan,​ mother-in-law of Chamali,​ Neil Unamboowe,​ Dr. Charith Fonseka and Kanisha,​ cherished grandmother of Sajiv,​ Chalukya,​ Lakdev,​ Ivanthi,​ Chamalka,​ Kushan and Jinara,​ sister of late Premasiri,​ late Piyasiri,​ Kulasiri,​ Menaka Ramanujan,​ Sarath,​ Ranjith and late Sisira. The remains lie at the residence 121,​ Ananda Rajakaruna Mw.,​ (Campbell Place),​ Colombo 10. Cortege leaves residence at 3.30 p.m. on Sunday,​ 12th May,​ for cremation at General Cemetery,​ Borella at 4.15 p.m. (New Crematorium).045963

WEERASINGHA - KANTHI (nee WIJESURIYA) - Ex employee at Velona Garments,​ Katubedda,​ loving wife of late Neville Dep Weerasingha,​ ever loving mother of Prashantha (Australia,​ Ex. HNB),​ mother-in-law of Umani (Ex. HNB) and grandmother of Umeshi,​ Athila and Thinal and sister of Lal,​ Gamini,​ Mahendra,​ Jayanthi,​ Deepthika and late Padma. Cortege leaves residence No. 04,​ School Lane,​ Kuruppumulla,​ Panadura on Sunday 12th May at 2.45 p.m. for cremation at 3.30 p.m. Minuwanpitiya Cemetery,​ Panadura.045780

SANTHIAPILLAI BERNARD - Formerly of Unilever Ceylon,​ beloved husband of Ramanee,​ loving father of Natasha,​ Tharangi and Yuwan,​ father-in-law of Milinda and Jonelle,​ son of late Bastianpillai Santhiapillai and Lourdes Santhiapillai,​ brother of late Fr. Kingsley,​ Anton,​ Joe,​ Olive,​ Flo,​ Indra and of Stella. Remains lie at 11,​ St. Mary’s Church Road,​ Hendala,​ Wattala. Viewing from 9.00 a.m.,​ Sunday 12th to 3.30 p.m. and Monday 13th. Cortege leaves residence at 4.00 p.m. on Monday the 13th May 2019 to Nayakakanda R.C. Burial Grounds. Attendance at church and burial service limited to family members due to the prevailing security reasons.046010