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COLOMBAGE - DON ELMO RANJITH. At rest with Jesus. Dearly beloved husband of Erma,​ precious father of Rasika and Renuka,​ father-in-law of Dr. Siri Weerasooriya,​ everloving grandfather of Sachin and Shalani,​ son of late Major and Mrs. D.M. Colombage (Michael and Ada),​ son-in-law of late Mr. and Mrs. V.P.A.S. de Mel (Eric and Mercia),​ loving brother of late Beulah,​ and of Eardley,​ Chitra and Shirani,​ brother-in-law of late Daya,​ late Sirina,​ late Tilney,​ late Sam,​ and of Chitradasa,​ Erica,​ Father Desmond,​ Ewena,​ Elmo and Indrangani,​ beloved uncle of Romesh,​ Shiromi,​ Prashan,​ Rosita,​ Eshani,​ Jose,​ Enukshi,​ Ramon,​ Sundeepa,​ Jamie,​ Neluka,​ Sisira,​ Dinesh,​ Malinthi,​ Wiranga,​ Sandra,​ Chanaka,​ Nilmini,​ Chitral,​ Manouri,​ Chandima,​ Roshika,​ Deluca,​ Casey and Dilhan. Funeral took place in Cupertino,​ California on November 17,​ 2018.130948

MARY LEONIE JAYASOTHI BENEDICT is now at rest. Dearly beloved wife of Anton,​ much loved mother to Cleophas and Maria and sister to Dr. Rabin Jayaratnam and Dr. Ananda Jayaratnam and the late Jayamani Emmanuel and Dr. Albert Jayaratnam. Funeral will be held on Friday 23rd November 2018 at 11 a.m. at Holy Family Church,​ Slough,​ SL3 7UD,​ UK. May she rest in peace.130619

SENANAYAKE - MRS RATHNASEELI MENIKE (nee​​ KARUNARATNE)​​ Beloved wife of late Reggie,​​ loving mother of Dr Pradeepa Oshadhie,​​ late Dr Sandhya and loving grandmother of Rekha,​​ Meth,​​ Amrith,​​ Arjun,​​ loving sister of Dr Sriya,​​ Jathy,​​ Ramani,​​ Dr DR Karunaratne late JR,​​ late AR,​​ Dr Esiri,​​ Yasa,​​ Dasaratha and Pulathisi passed away in England on 5th November. Cremation on 14th Nov. in Nottingham. Condolences may be sent to Yasa Karunaratne 450/​​38,​​ Thimbirigasyaya Road,​​ Colombo 5. (y​r​k​a​r​u​@​h​o​t​m​a​i​l​.​c​o​m​)130156

SPITTEL - THERESE. Beloved wife of late Elmo,​ mother of Robert (Etihad Airways),​ God Mother of Hilary (Etihad Airways),​ mother-in-law of Savithri,​ grandmother of Ryan (Australia) and Jan (UAE). Funeral took place on 17th November at General Cemetery Borella.132962