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DateLine Sunday, 30 September 2007





Marriage Proposals
Government Gazette

AGNES ARIYAWATHIE KILLITTUWE GAMAGE  - Former Teacher of Prajapathi Gothami Balika Vidyalaya, Ambalangoda & Karuwalabedda Vidyalaya, Meetiyagoda, beloved sister/sister-in-law of the late Mr C.K. Gamage & Mrs Violet Gamage of 69, Sri Dhammadhara Road, Ratmalana, sister of the late Mr Ebert Balarachchi & the late Mr Chandrapala Gamage, much loved aunt of Asoka Parakrama and Vineetha and of Dayasiri, Nilanthi and Nilmini (all of NZ), darling punchi aachchi of Hasith Sumudu, Thilina, Sanjaya, Sahan and Isuru, passed away peacefully (at the age of 86 years) in Auckland. Cremation and religious ceremonies were held in New Zealand. 5/2, Risk Road, Remuera, Auckland, NZ. 

DE ALWIS J.D. GEORGE - Husband of Nelungi, father of Akana, Nathasha (Good Shepherd Convent, Kandy), Thivanka (St. Benedicts College, Katugastota), son-in-law of Terrence Fernando & Ranjani (late), youngest brother of Joy, Berchman,Lourdes, Alloy (late), Teckla, Francisca, Stanley, Loyala (late), Christeen, Florence, brother-in-law of Athula, Douglas, Lambert, Kuma, Neil & Dilantha, sister-in-law of Thamari, Sweeni, Hyacinth, Matilda, Marian, Sweenitha & Shanika, passed away on 26th of September 2007. Cortege leaves residence at 4.00 pm for burial at Madampitiya General Cemetery on Sunday 30th September 2007 at 4.00 p.m.  No. 64, Kelaniganga Mills Road, Mattakkuliya, Colombo 15. 

JAYASINGHE - MRS K.D.A. LEELA  Wife of late Ex MP for Bandarawela Mr. Y.G. Jayasinghe, expired on 20th Sep. 2007. Final rites held on 24th Sep. 2007. Her beloved children - Tissa, Sunil, Jayantha (Australia), Amara, Das, Chitra, Ranjani & Sriyani. Her sons & daughters-in-law - Seetha, Sujanthi, Indira (Australia) (late Gunadasa & Sisira), Malani, Reggie & Jhonny together with her grandchildren express their sincere thanks to all those who attended, conveyed their condolence, paid floral tributes and supported in many ways at this sorrowful moment. May she attain Nibbana!. “Mihira” - Ettampitiya. 

NAGAHAWATTA - HERBERT STANLY Attorney-at-Law (Galle Bar). Beloved husband of Beatrice (retired Director Nursing), beloved father of Chandani, father-in-law of Malaka Abeygunawardena (Hatton National Bank), grandfather of Thamindee and Yumeera, brother of Uditha Nagahawatte, expired. Cortege leaves residence at 4.30 p.m. for cremation at Beddegana Crematorium at 5 p.m. 639/19, Gunawardena Mawatha, Pita Kotte.  

PINNADUWA - (MRS HEMA) nee SUMATHIRATNE. Beloved wife of late Dr Ranapala Pinnaduwa, loving mother of Chandralekha, Sagarika (Ananda Sastralaya), Dhammika (Ananda College), Sujatha (Sethmedura), Amitha, Priya and Dr Indira (Homagama Hospital), mother-in-law of Lalith, Dayananda, Suranjan (Fisheries Harbour Corp), Haridas (Cargills) Shantha (ELS) and Col. Ratnayake (ESR, Panagoda). Cortege leaves No.53/10, Makuluduwa, Piliyandala at 5 p.m. for cremation at Maharagama Godigamuwa Crematorium on Sunday (30).  

TAYLOR - BENJAMIN ‘BENNY’ (Retired Petroleum Co.). Beloved husband of late Mary Sybil, loving father of Glastan, Phelomina, Anton, Rosey, Marlon, Obery  (Petroleum Co.) and Boniface (Lake House), father-in-law of Jasintha, Celine, Nimal Perera (Lake House), Enna, Champi and Suranji, expired. Cortege leaves residence at 3.30 p.m. on Sunday the 30th September 2007 for Burial at St. Peter and Paul Cemetery, Ragama. No. T 57, St. Joseph’s Mawatha, Talagolla, Ragama. 

UDALAGAMA - The death occured of PERCY UDALAGAMA. Beloved husband of Myurangani, much loved father of Rohith, Ronali and Priyanjith, darling grandfather of Kirara, father-in-law of Lalith Biyanwila. Funeral took place privately according to his wishes. 15, Chandraleka Mawatha, Colombo 8.

DE SILVA - WALTER (Former Chairman, Land Reform Commission). Husband of late Mallika Weerasuriya (Retired Teacher), father of Chandramala (Ladies College), Udayana (AMW - Kalutara), father-in-law of Deepthi (AMW - Kalutara), expired. Funeral on Sunday the 30th of September 2007 at 4.30 p.m. Mt.Lavinia General Cemetery Crematorium. 240B, Quarry Road, Dehiwala. No flowers and banners please. 

DE SILVA ASOKA (Retired Teacher of Musaeus College, Hegalle Maha Vidyalaya, Devananda Maha Vidyalaya). Wife of late Stanley (T.S.), mother of Mathisha (Staff Dharmasoka College), Samangi (Industrial Development Board), Chamindra (New Jersey), Saneth, mother-in-law of Dayani, Sumith, Sonali, expired. Funeral on Monday 1st October at the Family Burial Ground, Ahungalle at 4 p.m. 

MATCHADO - ANTO Dearly beloved wife of late Anton Matchado, loving mother of Hammy, daughter-in-law of late Joseph Matchado and Mary (nee Gomez), sister-in-law of Josephine - George, Stanley - Patricia, Madona - Augustine (Kotahena), Melta - Duncan (Kandy), Frank - Delphine, Ben - Jacintha, Lourdes - Godfrey, Aloy - Felicia, Jude - Collette (all of Australia), passed away on 27th Sep. (Thursday) and was laid at rest with Jesus on 28th Sep (Friday) at (Chennai) Madras. Friends and relations please note this bereavement. 12, St. Lucia’s Lane, Kotahena, Colombo 13. Telephone - 2332152. 

ROSAIRO - SUGUNA Beloved wife of late Henry Rosairo, loving mother of Kishan, mother-in-law of Lasanthi and grandmother of Kevyn, everloving sister of Pushpam Hitchcock, late Yogarajah, Vijayarajah, late Vimala Selvanathan and of Chandra Samarasinghe, Silvarajah, Lalitha Kanagaratnam and Shanthi Srisakandarajah. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour on Monday 1st October at 2.30 p.m. Burial at General Cemetery, Kanatte. (Roman Catholic Section). 

SOMA WICKREMANAYAKE JAYATILAKE Beloved wife of late Newton Jayatilake (Public Health Inspector), loving mother of Indra, Chithra, Ranjani, Srimathi, Surangani, Prabha and Dr. Mohan, mother-in-law of Premarathne, Ranjith, Buvin, Athula and Sharmalee, grandmother of Usira, Charmi, Rochana, Himali, Sonali, Deepani, Aruth, Akila and Akilar, passed away. Cortege leaves residence at 4.15 p.m. on Sunday 30th September for cremation at Kanatta General Cemetery, Borella at 5 p.m. 207/2C, Kalapaluwawa Road, Koswatte, Thalangama.


Gamin Gamata - Presidential Community & Welfare Service

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