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JOSEPH JEROME FRANCIS - Son of late Giles and Therese (Dolly),​ husband of Gail,​ father of Jason (Hilton Residence) and Joel (Spa Ceylon),​ brother of late Jennifer and of Darrel,​ son-in-law of Mrs. Iris Meaden and late Radley Meaden,​ brother-in-law of Dicky Jacqueline,​ Dave,​ Rhonda,​ Astrid,​ Tania and Kevin. Burial took place on the 28th July in Kurana.076769

SHAMALA LOUIS (nee RAJAKARIAR) retired Principal Wellawatte Government Tamil Vidyalaya,​ dearly beloved wife of late Louis,​ precious mother of Shibani & late Shehan,​ mother-in-law of Wellington & Rajika,​ darling grandmother of Elizabeth,​ James & Shevan,​ daughter of late Constance & Raju Rajakariar,​ sister of Premi,​ Subo & Puvi,​ sister-in-law of Gunam,​ late Casi & of Anton,​ late Muriel,​ Rose Johnpillai,​ Gerty & of Leela & Ponmany,​ passed away peacefully on June 28th. Ashes will lie at A.F. Raymond Funeral Parlour on Sunday August 4th from 9 a.m. Funeral service at 4 p.m. at the funeral parlour & ashes will be interred at 4.30 p.m. at Jawatte Cemetery (RC Section) Torrington Avenue,​ Colombo 7.075337

WIJAYASIRI - ISABELLE MERCEDES (nee TISSAARATCHY) passed away peacefully on 23rd July 2019,​ aged 71,​ Melbourne,​ Australia. Daughter of Don Edwin Tissaaratchy and Wahrahena Liyanage Engeltina Lizzie De Alwis,​ devoted wife of Mahanama,​ loving mother of Charmari,​ Sulari and Manori,​ mother-in-law to Benjamin,​ Peter and Matthew,​ grandmother to Daniel,​ Jonah,​ Elijah,​ Nathan,​ Tarquin,​ Jasper,​ Kaira,​ Michael,​ Sebastian and Mahalia. (b​e​l​l​e​a​n​d​m​a​h​a​@​b​i​g​p​o​n​d​.​c​o​m​).075274

ZAREENA JALILL - Wife of late M. N. Jalill, beloved mother of Endranee Mohamed and Zinnia Shaideen, mother-in-law of Tuan and Sameen, adored grandmother of Shehan and Fari, Morifa, Sabrina and Nadia, passed away peacefully at 5pm on Saturday 27 July 2019, Sydney, Australia. Oh Allah, let her sins be forgiven, shower your mercy & grant her “Jennathul Firdouse”. Inna lillahi wa inna illaihi rajioon. Ameen.074835

ZAROOK - M.J.M. (Daily Mirror,​ Daily News,​ Times of Ceylon) - Loving husband of Nazli,​ beloved father of late Rushdi,​ Hafsa and Rushdi (Attorney-at-Law),​ father-in-law of Shuhaib and Nazla,​ loving grandfather of Saajid,​ Maryam Murthala and Raaid,​ dear brother of Zafir Cassim (London),​ Ummuzakkiya,​ late Mihlar,​ late Siththy Zariha and late Aynemazziya,​ brother-in-law of Zariha,​ Mowjood,​ Rehana,​ Nuzha Azhar,​ late Razik and late Ibrahim,​ passed away peacefully on 27th July 2019. 465/​1,​ Havelock Road,​ Colombo 06.076477

SUBBIAH ACHARY THIAGARAJAH,​ with profound sorrow the demise is announced of Mr. Subbiah Achary Thiagarajah,​ Chairman,​ Pattakkannus (Pvt) Ltd. Son of the late Mr. Pattakkannu Subbiah Achary and the late Mrs. Ponnammal Subbiah Achary. He leaves behind his wife Mallika,​ beloved daughter Meenaloshini,​ son Ramanan,​ son-in-law Nirmalan and daughter-in-law Gunjan,​ loving grandpa of Niranjala,​ Navin,​ Rehan and Ruben. Cortege leaves residence 102,​ New Chetty Street,​ Colombo 13 on Monday,​ 05.08.2019 at 2.00 p.m. for cremation at Kanatte Hindu Section,​ Borella at 4.00 p.m.076858