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Sunday, 8 May 2005  
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AL HAJ AWF SIDDEEK, expired in London, son of late Al Haj A.M.M. Siddeek and late Noor Umma Siddeek of Galle, husband of late Hajiani Fareena, father of Omar, son-in-law of Al Haj M. Samsudeen and Hajiani Fathima Samsudeen of Ratnapura, brother of Falil, late Nifam, Dheeniya, Mareena, Fareeza, Zilfazeer, Fazini, brother-in-law of Dr. Fouzy Abdurahman (U.K.) Razik Haniffa (U.K.),Jiffry Thaha. Janaza took place 5th May 2005. 52, Richmond Hill Road, Galle. 

AL-HAJ A.R.M. SHAHABDEEN - All-Island J.P. The death occurred on the 29th April. Husband of Haleemathus Saadiya, father of Muad, Hajiani Rumaiza, Rifka, Riyasa, Marhoom Nawal, father-in-law of Muhsina Marhoon Alhaj Ameen Fawzer Waseef. 142, Hanoondale, Weliwatte, Galle. 

AMARASENA C.A. Formerly Irrigation Department. Beloved husband of Pathma, father of Tharanga (Finance Manager - D.S.I.) and Chamila (The Finance Company) and father-in-law of Chamali (Dakshina Lanka) and Laxman (Operations Manager - A.M.W. Kalutara), expired. Cremation on 08 May 2005 at 6.00 p.m. at Dadalla, Galle. No.09, 4th Lane, Richmond Hill Road, Galle. 

DE LIMA - DONALD ZAVIOR Retired Flight Sergeant, Sri Lanka Air Force (Royal Ceylon Air Force) Katunayake. Beloved husband of Gloria, loving father of Anthony and Gerald, loving father-in-law of Ida, loving grandfather of Delon, expired. Cortege leaves W.F. Fernando & Son, Chilaw Road, Negombo (next to Ave Maria Hospital) on Sunday 08th May 2005 for burial at General Cemetery Negombo. 

DE SILVA - ADA ROSEMOND Safe in the Arms of Jesus. The death is announced of Mrs ROSEMOND DE SILVA, dearly beloved wife of the late Mr Garrette De Silva, much loved mother of late Ranjith, Nihal, late Jayantha, Sriyan, Lakdasa, Rohan, Tissa, Zarth and Christine, mother-in-law of Srimathi, Shanthi, Shiranee, Mercy, Ann, Christine and Anthony. Funeral on Sunday, 8th May 2005. Cortege will leave A.F. Raymonds  Funeral Parlour, after service at 2 pm, for burial, Christian Section, General Cemetery, Kanatte. 525, Havelock Road, Pamankade, Colombo 6. 

MAHINDARATNE - D.A. - (Retired Elephant House - The Island). Beloved husband of Hema de Silva (Retired - Bloemendhal Vidyalaya), loving father of Anura (Basilica College, Ragama), Thilak (Mobitel), Upul (Hydiramani), Geethanjali (Canada), Saman and late Shamalie, father-in-law of Iranganie, Shivanth, Kumari, Kusum (Canada) & Lanka, expired. Funeral takes place on 9th Monday at Thumbowila Crematorium. 60/54, Sucharitha Mawatha, Siddhamulla, Kottawa. 

MEERWALD - JOYCE - Passed away peacefully on Thursday April 14, 2005 in Sydney Australia. Loving wife of Vernon (Deceased), much loved mother of Darrell, Coral, Cheryl and Earle (Deceased), loving grandmother of Bryce, Michael and Kevin Jamie. No. 24, Skylark Circuit Bella Vista N.S.W. 2153 Australia. 

STANLEY - VERNON ABEYSINGHE. Attorney-at-Law. Beloved husband of Mrs. Bhadrika - P. Ranathunga, Debarawewa Central College, beloved son of Mr & Mrs Domilton Abeysinghe, brother of Dammi, son-in-law of Mr & Mrs Ranathunga, brother-in-law of  L. Ranathunga, nephew of N.G. Jayatissa, N.G. Rathnapala, N.G. Jayathilake, expired. Cremation at 5 p.m. on Sunday at the Thissamaharama Crematorium (Kataragama Road). Cortege leaves residence at 75, New Road, Hambantota at 3 p.m.

BALTHAZAAR ≠ ELMO (Chelan)   - OIC Tourist Police, Fort. Beloved husband of Yvonne (Browns), loving father of Damien (Marine and Air Consolidation) and Venessa (Frostair), precious son of late Carlo and Margi, son-in-law of late Duggie and Edna Fernando, beloved brother of late Rex, Princie, Tony, Maxie, Elmer, Pamela, Tania and Dirk, brother-in-law of Lizzy, JNC, Prema, Naina, Sanaka, Mohan, Monika, Errol and Jean, expired. Cortege leaves residence No.2, N Block, Anderson Flats, Colombo 5 on Monday 9th of May at 4.30 p.m. for burial at General Cemetery, Borella (Roman Catholic Section).  

DE SILVA ≠ CESIL ERLIN   Father of Ruknil (Ingi), Rukmal (Malla), father-in-law of Ernest, Wasanthi, grandfather of Eksath, Santhoshi and Kavindini, passed away. Cortege leaves residence Grama Sanwardhana Mawatha, Pallansena South, Kochchikade, on 9th May 2005 for burial at General Cemetery, Negombo at 3 p.m.  

FERNANDO ≠ BALADUWADUGE THEODORA FRANCES (Dora),   Relict of late Lawson, loving mother of late Dudley and of Indrani, Lalini and late Hubert, Buddhi and Irwin, Devika and late Leonard, grandmother of Heshanthi, Janaka, Rohan, Rasika, Harshini, Anura, Irshini, Sathsara, Lasanthika, Milan Isuruni, Shanika and Thilanka, great grandmother of Dilan, Shyamini, Menik, Anushini, Amintha and Anuranga, expired. Cortege leaves residence No.25, Dharmaratne Ave, Rawathawatte, Moratuwa on Sunday 8th May at 3.00 p.m. Funeral service at 4.00 p.m. at Holy Emmanuel Church, Moratuwa.  

HETTIARACHCHI ≠ MRS MAGILIN of Kalubowila.   Loving sister of Wilsan (Retired Teacher), Wilma (Retired Clerk) and of late Martin (Retired), expired at the age of 81 years. Cremation at 5.00 p.m. on Sunday the 8th May (today) at General Cemetery, Oruwala. No.849, Millennium Housing Scheme, Athurugiriya.  

HOPMAN ≠ LESLEY   At rest with Jesus. Beloved husband of Charmaine, loving father of Estelle (Dawnie), Laster (Australia), Jereme (Oman) and Charlston (Batchie), (Baharain), father-in-law of Asoka, Suzann. Thushari and Durgha, grandfather of Andrew, Meliza, Melani, Nataza, Kate, Sheran, Yohan,Marshala and Charles. Cortege leaves residence 52/10L, Pallidora Road, Dehiwela at 3.00 p.m. on Monday 9th May. Burial at General Cemetery Borella (General Section).  

MARTENSTYN - JOYCE nee SOLOMONS   Widow of the late George, beloved mother of Natalie and Pauline, mother-in-law of Spencer Layman and Stephen de Souza, passed away on 4th May 2005. Funeral at St.Paulís Church, Millhill, London at 2 p.m. on Saturday, 14th May 2005. No.59, Farm Road, Edgware, Middlesex HA8 9LR, England.  

VANDERSAY RALPH   Dearly beloved husband of Arlene of Energizer Limited, loving father of Sandra Sri Lankan Airlines, Arnold of Air Arabia and Jeffrey (Wesley College), loving son of Rani and late Franky Vandersay, brother of Rodney, Gillian, June, Radley and Dawn. Cortege leaves residence at 4.00 p.m. on Monday 9th May 2005. No.428 B1, Podivikumbura, Ragama. Burial at St.Peter and Paulís Burial Ground.  

WICKRAMARATNE ≠ MR D. PUNYAPALA   Retired Administrative Officer (Ministry of Education). Beloved husband of late Leticia, loving father of Vajira (USA), Arundathi, Anura (USA) and Kamini (USA), father-in-law of Kanthi, Chulini, Sanjeewa and Joe, brother of Gnanapala, Sujatha and Bandu, expired. Cortege leaves residence No.6, Dewala Lane, Nugegoda on Sunday 8th May at 9 a.m. for Cremation at General Cemetery at 10 a.m. 

WIJENDRA ≠ BERTY,   Maj. (Retd) Sri Lanka Artillery, relict of Irene, dearly beloved father of Maj.Gen. (Retd) Anton and Suranganie, Melanie and Asoka and Tresain, at rest with Jesus. Cortege leaves No.19, De Fonseka Place, Colombo 4 at 3.15 p.m. on Sunday 8th May. Cremation at General Cemetery, Kanatte at 4.00 p.m. of Relief Rehabilitation & Reconciliation)


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