Obituaries | Sunday Observer


21 November, 2021

ABRAHAMS - INDRANI. At rest with Jesus. Daughter of Naomi and Henry Paul,​ sister of Shanti and Amarnath,​ beloved wife of late Andrew Abrahams,​ precious mother of Gayathri and Rajiv,​ loving mother-in-law of Marlie,​ adored grandmother of Emily and Guillaume,​ great grandmother of Viktor. Died in California,​ July 26,​ 2021. 4937,​ Redwood DR,​ Santa Anna,​ CA 92703 USA.073438

ADIKARI - Mr. SIRINIMAL (former Banquet Manager - Hotel Lanka Oberoi). Son of the late A.M. Adikari and late L.E. Leelawathi,​ brother of Anoma Kahapola,​ loving husband of Lyndell (nee Williams),​ beloved father of Delan and Dushyami Anne,​ father-in-law of Jesse Campisi and proud grandfather of Luca,​ Andre and Arlo,​ son-in-law of Catherine,​ brother-in-law of Ranjith and uncle of Malin and Navin,​ passed away peacefully in Australia on 10th November 2021. Funeral will be held on Monday,​ 22nd November 2021 at 14.30 hrs. Australian Eastern Standard Time.074158

AMARASINGHE - Mr. D.L. (LAJJE). Beloved husband of Mala,​ loving father of Asela,​ father-in-law of Nayomi,​ loving brother of Lakshmi and Lanky,​ expired. Remains lie at Jayaratne Parlour on Sunday,​ the 21st from 8.00 a.m. till 4.00 p.m. Cortege leaves Funeral Parlour on Sunday,​ the 21st at 4.00 p.m. for family burial ground at Kanatte Cemetery,​ Borella.074155

JIFFREY - Mrs. SANOOSIYA,​ passed away peacefully on 4th November 2021. She is the beloved wife of N.M. Jiffrey (retired Deputy Director of Education),​ loving mother of Firnaaz Jiffrey (USA) and mother-in-law of Hasna Firnaaz (USA). She is the eldest daughter of Marhoom M.O.S. Marikar and Marhooma Sohara Beebee,​ sister of Dr. Fuard Marikar,​ Marhooma Mansoora Iqbal,​ Shaffi Marikar and Hisana Kamil,​ sister-in-law of Marhooma Makina Fuard Marikar,​ N.M. Iqbal Razana Shaffi Marikar and N.M. Kamil. Janaza took place at Jawatte Mosque on the same day at 2.30 p.m. No. 692/​6,​ 17th Lane,​ Muthettugoda Road,​ Thalangama North,​ Battaramulla. Contact: Jiffrey - 071-9997175,​ 011-2788768.073312

PERIES - THOMAS LALITH (Old Peterite,​ formerly of Jaya Road,​ Bambalapitiya). Beloved husband of Neeliya Peries (nee Gunasekera,​ retired teacher,​ St. Joseph’s College,​ Colombo 10),​ son of late Mr. Peter Peries and late Mrs. Evelyn Peries,​ brother of late Maureen,​ late Ranjith,​ Patricia,​ Rita,​ Upali and Elizabeth,​ son-in-law of late Mr & Mrs N.D.N. Gunasekera (Church Road,​ Wattala),​ brother-in-law of late Nimal (Chrysanthus),​ Lorna (USA),​ Annesley (USA) and Elaine (Marie),​ passed away on 13th November 2021 and the funeral took place on 14th November 2021. No. 24 - 1/​1,​ Sun Tower Apartment,​ De Vos Avenue,​ Bambalapitiya. Tel No. 0772734315 /​ 011-4866839.073887

TENNEKOON - PREETHI SRIMALI PARANAVITANE. Devoted wife of Professor Basil Laliputhra Tennekoon,​ darling mother of Layanthi and Banuka,​ loving mother-in-law of Vasantha and Prabodha,​ beloved grandmother of Cojitha. A private service was held on 18th November as per her wishes with immediate family members.073909