Obituaries | Sunday Observer


11 April, 2021

FERNANDO - A.T.P (TERENCE) - Retired (D.T.I - Sri Lanka Railways) - Called to Eternal Rest - Dearly beloved husband of late Gerty,​ much loved father of Manoj (Manju) Australi & Piumica (UK),​ father-in-law of Dharshika & adored grandfather of Marsha & Samara. Remains lie at Mahinda Florists - Mt. Lavinia Burial will be on 11/​04/​2021 at 3.00 p.m. at Mt. Lavinia Cemetery (Catholic Section).028450

FONSEKA - AMITHA (nee PATTIARATCHI). Beloved wife of late Jayantha (Raju of Horana),​ loving mother of Thilani,​ late Buddhika and Malind (OZ),​ expired on 23rd March. Funeral took place according to her wishes.026777

ILANGARATNE - S.B. (Mahinda). Beloved husband of Seetha (nee Marambe),​ loving father of Niroshana and Kaushi (Udayangani),​ loving father-in-law of Visaka and Bhathiya,​ grandfather of Mindula,​ Dulinika,​ Nivin,​ Saveen and Ravin. Remains lie at Restpect by Jayaratne on the 10th at 5pm. Funeral will be held today (11th April) at 4pm at the Borella General Cemetery.028448

JEYANAYAGAM - SHEILA RANJITHAM. Loving wife of Daniel (late),​ beloved mother of Virajini and Shiyalini,​ loving mother-in-law to Rajan Arulganesan and Bennett Olegesegaram,​ much loved grandmother to Dylan,​ Davon and Dan,​ sister of Sonna (late),​ Girlie (late),​ Dolly,​ Thiyagarajah (late),​ Rosy (late),​ Raja,​ Chandra (Australia),​ Leela,​ Malar and Pon Sheila,​ passed away peacefully. Funeral will take place on Tuesday 13th April 2021 in the UK. May her soul rest in eternal peace.028309

SIMMS - SUGANTHI (nee PALVANAM). Much loved wife of Dennis (Darrel),​ precious mother of Gillian (Bahrain),​ loving M.I.L. of Hisham - (Bahrain),​ adoring grandmother of Seravi,​ loving sister of Mano Wijesinghe,​ Rachel Karunaratne,​ Neville,​ Christopher,​ Roveena,​ Rebecca De Silva,​ Anna Vasudevan,​ Valma Gunaratne and Sandra Balraj - UK,​ expired on 7th April and laid to rest on April 9th,​ 2021 at General Cemetery,​ Kanatte. In view of Covid restrictions,​ health guidelines,​ a private burial was conducted.028419

THOMAS - JUNE - Dearly beloved wife of Chris Thomas and loving mother of Shervin and Shannon,​ passed away on Friday 9th April,​ 2021. Cortege leaves Mahinda Funeral Parlour,​ Negombo Road,​ Wattala at 3.30 p.m. on 12th April (Monday) to St. Mary’s Church,​ Nayakakanda for burial at the Nayakakanda Catholic Cemetery.028447