Obituaries | Sunday Observer


15 November, 2020

AYN FURKAN - Well loved & strong matriarch of Saleem-Furkan family. Dearest mother to Imran and his wife Mariam. Wife to late M.S.M. Furkan,​ daughter of late C.L.M.M. and Sithy Ayesha Saleem,​ and was the last living sibling to Ansar,​ Afeefa Hussain,​ Ummul Hamza,​ Fowzia Cader,​ and Khilir. Her tenacity,​ presence and joy will be missed by both the Saleem Family of Colombo 03,​ and Mudliyar Family of Kalutara. Her family would like to thank all those that enriched her life with memories,​ laughter and gatherings. She was laid to rest at an intimate gathering on October 29,​ 2020.068343

Ms. SONIA MARCELLINE (Nee WEERASOORIYA). Dearly beloved wife of late Mark and loving mother of Zaneta and Sanayi,​ passed away. Funeral took place on Saturday 14th November 2020 at the General Cemetery,​ Borella. 48/​3,​ Epitamulla Road,​ Pitakotte.069627

NORMAN SWETHEN WICKRAMA - It is with profound sadness that we announce the demise of Fernando Norman Swethen Wickrama,​ loving son of late Abraham John Wilfred & Dorothy Rebecca Fernando,​ beloved brother of (late) Mervin,​ (Late) Giles,​ Iris de Silva,​ (Late) Kamala Buultjens,​ Swarna & Carmen. Passed away peacefully. Remains lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral parlour on Sunday 15th November 2020 from 8.30 a.m. onwards. Cortege leaves parlour after service at 3.30 p.m. for burial at General Cemetery,​ Borella,​ at 4.30 p.m. (Anglican Section).069652