Obituaries | Sunday Observer


22 November, 2020

KONSTZ - BRIAN CLAUDIUS - Safe in the arms of Jesus - Beloved husband of late Subhashini,​ loving father of Thamindu Dharshaka (ABC Radio Networks),​ everloving son of late Carlo and Margie,​ precious brother of Sandra Chandiram (Aus),​ Pauline Matensson (Sweden),​ Eleanor Enas,​ Melany Konstz,​ Cheryl Jensen (Denmark),​ Cedric (Aus),​ Suzanne Abeywardena (Aus),​ Aveline Rasmussen (Denmark) and Donella Perera. Burial Sunday 22nd November 2020,​ Roman Catholic Section,​ Kanatta Borella. Residence 17/​2A,​ Koswatta Road,​ Rajagiriya.070658

NAVARATNAM (nee BUELL) - CHANDRALEELA - Loving daughter of the late Dr & Dr Mrs E T Buell and sister of the late Viji Buell,​ dearly beloved wife of the late Bala Navaratnam,​ daughter-in-law of the late Mr & Mrs S T Navaratnam,​ sister-in-law of the late Faith Buell and late Chintha Navaratnam,​ adored mother of Darshi (Australia) and Rohan (UK),​ dear mother-in-law of Umesh Rajakariar and Charmina (nee Abeynayake),​ cherished grandmother of Tamara & Nadim,​ Samantha & Matt,​ Jessica & Doug,​ Andrea,​ Michaela,​ Gerard,​ Katrina,​ Larissa,​ Natalya,​ Aaron and Kaitlin,​ precious great-grandmother of Emma,​ Chloe and Sebastian,​ passed away peacefully on 17 November 2020. Funeral on Friday 4 December 2020 in Sydney,​ Australia (Phone +61296145686 or +61418627967).071020

PULLE - ANTON (Retired Commissioner of Inland Revenue) - Beloved husband of Corinne (Dinky),​ loving father of Clehan,​ Nilakshi and Nerin,​ father-in-law of Diyoni and Seanika,​ loving grandfather of Dulain,​ Ranjeev and Methuki,​ brother of Terrence,​ Florence,​ late Gerard and Lena (all of Australia). Remains lie at No. 18,​ Old Waidya Road,​ Dehiwala. Cortege leaves residence No. 18,​ Old Waidya Road,​ Dehiwala on Sunday 22nd November at 2.30 p.m. for Burial at General Cemetery Borella (R.C. Section).071021

SAVITHRI LIYANAGE - Wife of the late Brigadier R.P. Liyanage (Parry) (RWP.RSP.USP),​ mother of Kaushini,​ daughter of the late Senator Y.R Piyasena and Mrs. Soma Piyasena,​ daughter-in-law of the late Mr. D.L. Liyanage and Mrs. Irene Liyanage,​ mother-in-law of Lieutenant Colonel Suranga De Silva,​ passed away. Cortege will be leaving No. 36/​4,​ Rosmead Place,​ Colombo 7 at 4.45 p.m. on 22nd November,​ 2020,​ moreover cremation will be held at the General Cemetery at Borella at 5.30 p.m.071014

VAN CUYLENBURG - IRVINE (Retired Banker,​ Hatton National Bank & Bank of Ceylon) - Beloved husband of late Cynthia (nee Gonsal) called to rest on November 19th,​ 2020. Much loved father and father-in-law of Cedric and late Margie (Australia),​ Andrea and late Sanath Deheragoda,​ Luan and Shalini,​ Marcel and Vaughn De Kretser (Australia),​ Darnley (Australia),​ Keith & Candy (Australia),​ Irvin was a loving grandfather to Melanie,​ Evan,​ Melissa,​ Nilusha,​ Christina,​ Harris and Chris and a great-grandfather to Zach and Persephone. A private funeral was held and Irvine was laid to rest at the General Cemetery,​ Colombo 08 on the 21st of November,​ 2020.071022