Obituaries | Sunday Observer


9 January, 2022

VIVEKANANDA-RAJAH - MAHINDA (Retired Micro Biologist - Anglian Water Group),​ passed away peacefully on 23rd December 2021. Beloved husband of Mahes (nee Manikawasager),​ father of late Jayanthie,​ loving grandfather of Toby O’Neil (Sweden) and adoring great grandfather to Luke and Lilou O’Neil (Sweden),​ son of the late Dr & Mrs Sellathurai Vivekananda-Rajah,​ brother of Mrs Malini Mahendran (SL) & late Mrs Jayanthy Sivapalan. Funeral will take place at 2.30 p.m. on Tuesday,​ 18th January 2022 at the City of London Crematorium,​ Aldersbrock Road,​ London E12 5DQ.001453

WEERACKOON - ELMO FREDRICK,​ 87 years,​ peacefully passed away on 3rd January 2022 at Madiwela,​ Kotte. Son of late Rani Dagma (nee Basnayaka) and late Wansapala Weerackoon,​ beloved husband and best friend of the late Malini (nee Fernando),​ loving brother of Gwen Herath,​ Ricky,​ Manel,​ devoted father to Favian,​ Mevan,​ Shelly and Sonali,​ doting grandfather to Sorelle,​ Ekalya,​ Rometh,​ Shivni,​ Chavith,​ Savith and little Seallie,​ father-in-law to Geetanjali,​ Ruwan and Kumudula. He will be dearly missed by all his relatives,​ in-laws,​ extended family and friends. Remains available for viewing from 8.30 a.m. on Saturday,​ 8th January 2022 at “The Restpect” by Jayarathna. Service and burial to be held on Sunday 9th 2022 at the Borella Cemetery at 4 p.m.001250

WIJESINHA - PEARL BEATRICE. Beloved wife of the late Srikantha Wijesinha and loving mother of Shirley and Alex Wijesinha,​ passed away at the age of 106. She will be remembered with deep affection by her daughters-in-law - Marina and Manel Wijesinha,​ her grandchildren - Dinusha,​ Dietrich,​ Shyanika Rose,​ Eshanthika Wijesinha,​ Shehan Wijesinha and Marniker Wijesinha and her great-grandchildren - Lia and Timothy Dietrich and Jadyn and Keynan Rose. A private funeral service was held in Baltimore,​ Maryland on November 19th 2021.001649