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DateLine Sunday, 19 August 2007





Marriage Proposals
Government Gazette
AMARASEKARA - LEELA SOORIARACHCHI nee SENAVIRATNE Beloved wife of late Mr D.H.S. Amarasekara (Andrew), sister of Kamala Sirimanna and late Chandra De Silva, precious mother of Asoka, Rukmani, Anil, Ajit, Seetha, Sela, Padminie and Panduka and mother-in-law of Judy, Gamini Jayasingha, Jayanthi, Janaki, Punya Kuruppu, Kanthi, Sarath Pulleperuma and Manique and darling grandmother of Rohan, Yasmin, Nelun, Thindika, Dhanushka, Kavinda, Sanjeeva, Himali, Rosheeka, Inoka, Lathika, Diyath, Chirath, Praveen, Alisha, Naomi, Devindu and treasured, great-grandmother of Emily Oliver, Leela and Benjamin, passed away. Cortege leaves residence, 64/2, Chitra Lane, Colombo 05 at 3.00 p.m. for cremation at the General Cemetery, Borella, at 4.00 p.m. on Sunday 19th August 2007.

HAPANGAMA - DHARMASENA Beloved husband of Ramya, loving father of Upul, Dilkushi, Maheshika and Subhashi, father-in-law of Kusum Ellawala, Ravi Jayasekera and Niranjan Perera, son of late Mr & Mrs Peter Appuhamy, son-in-law of late Mr & Mrs Paulis Appuhamy, brother of Hapangama family members of Palahela, brother-in-law of late Baranathilaka, Pragnasiri and of Jayanthi and Thilak, expired. Cortege leaves at 4.30 p.m. on19th for cremation at 5 p.m. Borella Cemetery. 1242/1, Welikada, Rajagiriya. No flowers by request.

HEIYANTUDUWA - PIYADASA (Former Chairman, Peliyagoda Urban Council). Beloved husband of Mallika, loving father of Anoma (SriLankan Airlines), Yasas (SriLankan Airlines), Asiri (Australia), Ravi (SriLankan Airlines) father-in-law of Kumar (Attorney-at-Law), Manori, Peggy (Australia), Manomi (SriLankan AirLines). Cortege leaves No 41/6A, Nagahamulla Road, Pelawatta, Battaramulla at 4.00 p.m. on 20.08.2007. Cremation at 5.00 p.m. General Cemetery, Borella.

IDDAGODA - SOMA (Retired Principal). Beloved wife of retired Principal M.D. Banda, loving mother of Consultant Paediatrician Dr (Mrs) Sandya Bandara (T.H. Peradeniya), Captain Bandara (Sri Lanka Navy), Parakkrama(Assistant Controlling Officer - Immigration and Emigration) and loving mother-in-law of Dr Sunil Pathnayake (TH Peradeniya), Chandrani Meegoda (Magistrate - Kurunegala), Nalika (Teacher Pindeniya Maha Vidyalaya), loving sister of Pragnarathne, Chandralatha, Shrimathi, Sumanarathna Wijayarathna and Seetha. Cortege leaves residence No. 27, Vidyala Road, Kegalle, 1.00 p.m. on Sunday 19th August. Burial at Hakurugammana, Aranayaka Family Burial Ground.

MAXWELL - REGINAL FORBES Dearly beloved husband of Frene, brother of Vernon Forbes (Aus), sister of Lynette (Aus), beloved father of Warren, Michelle, Vylette and Marlon, father-in-law of Dinali, Eddie and Elmer, grandfather of Jackie, Joanna and Danika, expired. Remains will lie at Jayaratne Funeral Parlour, 292, Hospital Road, Kalubowila from 18th August to 20th August 9.00 a.m. onwards. Burial at General Cemetery, Mt. Lavinia on 20th August 4.00 p.m.

RATNASENA - NANDA (nee SAMARASEKERA) (Retired Matron). Beloved wife of K.D.L. Ratnasena (Retired S.L.A.S.), mother of Dr. Chanaka Ratnasena (Colombo South Teaching Hospital), mother-in-law of Shashini Karaluvinna (ICBT Campus, Kandy), expired. Cortege leaves residence on 19th August Sunday for crematoin at General Cemetery Borella at 3 p.m. No. 14, Nandimitra Place, Colombo 06. Tel. 2853182.

SILVA - FREDRICK Loving husband of Manel, father of Nilmini, Renuka, Namali (USA) and Shamila, father-in-law of Rohan Niroshan Amal (USA), Imamdeen, son of late Mr & Mrs A.A. Silva of Ratmalana, son-in-law of late Mr & Mrs M.M.E. De Silva, brother of late Princy, Anna, late Reggie, Godwin Rosebelle, Ignatius & late Earnie, brother-in-law of late Alphonsus, Shelton, late Daisy, Perly, late Ridley, Delicia, Yvonne, Mohan (USA), Thusitha (USA), grandfather of Niroshan Venushika Imasha, Saduni, Ashiltha Shanuki, Shayara Shazeeah and Sharan, expired. Cortege leaves residence 61/25, Pauls Place, off St. Ritas Road, on Monday 20th at 4.00 p.m. for burial at St. Mary’s Church burial ground, Ratmalana.

SOERTSZ - ALOYSIUS EVAN At Rest with Jesus. Dearly beloved husband of Therese (nee Holsinger), devoted father of Daphne, Brian, Derek and Darrell, father-in-law of Siva, Heather, Trudy and Bernadine, adored grandpa of Diane, Denise, Gregory, Trisha, Michael, Keith, Kevin, Janine, Bernard, and Ryan, brother of the late Shelton and of Eunice. Funeral Sydney. 30/17, Elphinstone Road, South Coogee, N.S.W. - 2033 Australia. Foreign papers please copy. 67, Shanthi Road, Hendala, Wattala.

WEERAMANTRY - LUCIEN GREGORY Beloved husband of Doreen (Bubsy), loving father of Sunil, Ayoma and Iromie (U.S.A.), brother of Christie and Douglas, expired. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymond's Funeral Parlour at 5.00 p.m. on Monday 20th August. Burial at General Cemetery Kanatte (R.C. Section). 1592, Horahena Road, Kottawa.

 VEDAMUTTU - ROHAN (Asha Agencies Ltd) Beloved husband of Marian, much loved father of Roma and Angelo (St. Nichola's Int. School, Colombo), son of late H.H. Vedamuttu and of Merle Vedamuttu, brother of Mrs Bernadine Illangakoon, brother-in-law of Ranjith Illangakoon, ever loving nephew of Mrs Beryl Pereira and Augustine Pereira, uncle of Evangaline (Sri Lankan Airlines) and Rosemary. Funeral arrangements will be notified later. 192, Quarry Road, Dehiwela.


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