Obituaries | Sunday Observer


21 March, 2021

DE ALWIS - PATRICIA IRANGANIE (PAT) Nee Bulathsinhala. Daughter of late Alfred Stephen Cooray & Hilda Bulathsinhala,​ loving sister of Dr. Ranjith Bulathsinhala & Devika,​ dearly beloved wife of the late Justin De Alwis,​ affectionate mother of the late Trevor and of Jayanthi & Savithri,​ mother-in-law of the late Chelvan Mathiaparanam,​ fond grandmother of Dinesh & Sonali,​ Kajanka & Himali,​ Kisholi,​ Jiloshi and Shamil. Cremation took place on Thursday 18th March 2021,​ according to her wishes. 7/​5 A,​ School Lane,​ Kapuwatta,​ Gangodawila,​ Nugegoda.022273

KARIYAWASAM - Dr. TAMARA - Dearly beloved wife of Premasiri,​ precious mother of Chandima and loving mother-in-law of Imalka,​ dearest sister of Rupa Maheswaran and Hemamalini Vitharana,​ passed away peacefully on the 19th of March 2021 and cremated soon after at a private family funeral. May she attain supreme bliss of Nibbana.022279

MANICKAM - YOGARATNAM (Yogan). Former proprietor of Swenitha,​ Gnanamani & Pushpa Stores Bambalapitiya,​ entered eternal rest on the 18th March 2021. Beloved son of late Mr & Mrs E. Manickam of Suruvil & Karampon West,​ son-in-law of late Mr & Mrs Selvaratnam,​ devoted husband of Amara,​ much loved father of Myuran and Gayathri (UK). Brother of late Vijayaratnam,​ late Vijayaluxmi Somaskandan and Yogaluxmi Balasubramaniyam (New Zealand). He touched so many lives with his presence,​ was loved and adored by all and will be dearly missed by all his family and friends. Enquiries to g​a​y​a​_​y​o​g​a​n​@​y​a​h​o​o​.​c​o​.​u​k​ 0044 7476 130998022287

RAJAPAKSE - Dr. VIJITHASENA. Dearly beloved husband of Nelunika,​ most affectionate father of Dr. Vinodh Rajapakse (son) and Milakshmi (Mimi) Rajapakse (daughter),​ loving brother of the late Hemalatha Laktillake,​ the late Dr. Sirimana Rajapakse,​ Chandrapala Rajapakse,​ Premalatha (Merle) Weerasinghe,​ Sarathchandra (Ranja) Rajapakse and Anura Rajapakse and much loved brother-in-law of Dr. Shanti Gunawardena and Ramesh Gunawardena,​ passed away peacefully on March 4,​ 2021,​ in his home of 42 years in Solon,​ Ohio,​ USA. May he attain the supreme bliss of Nirvana.020894