ABEYSURIYA - SOMA, mother of Mirani Wijesuriya (MR/Sujatha
Vidyalaya), and Jayantha Wijesuriya (Businessman), mother-in-law of Sunny
Galappaththi (University of Ruhuna) and Ajitha Edirisuriya (Jithara Fashion),
grandmother of Dilanka (MR/Rahula Vidyalaya), beloved wife of the late Jinadasa
Wijesuriya, expired. Cremation on Sunday the 17th at Matara Cemetery at 3 p.m.
Cortege leaves residence at 2.30 p.m. from No.44/11B, Akuressa Road, Matara.|
ALHAJ M.S.M. ABUBAKAR - Son of Mahroom Mohamed Saheed and Mahrooma Hasina
Umma, beloved husband of Hajiani Jiffriya, brother of late Abdul Bary, Abdul
Rauff and Sithy Fathima, brother-in-law of Ahamed Deen, Munawir Deen and
Mashoora Aboobucker, beloved father of Basima, Jamiya (USA), Shyla (USA),
Shamila (Canada), Fazlath and Nawra (KSA), father-in-law of Imtiyaz Zarook,
Faizal Nulair (USA), Rafi Nawfer (USA), Amjad Marikkar (Canada), Afeef Nulair,
Zaffry (Rizan - KSA). Janaza took place on Sunday the 10th February 2008, at the
Dehiwala Burial Ground. 25/4, Subadrarama Road, Dehiwala.
ALWIS - YOSHANI SAMUCHITHA (Student Wilsdon International School). 17
years of age. Beloved daughter of Sunil, (former Nawaloka Group - Works
Engineer, former Operations Manager - Uni Motors), and Rohini Alwis, sister of
Yohan, Maheshika and Saman (U.K.), much loved aunt of Dave and Nithuli. Cortege
leaves residence 472/43, Sooriya Mw., Koswatte, Battaramulla at 2.30 p.m.
on Monday 18th February for burial at 3.30 p.m. at Talahena Cemetery, Malabe.
ATHAUD - DR UPALI (Retired Consultant, V.O.G. Dudley Hospitals Group,
Birmingham, UK), beloved husband of Nanda, loving father of Chamira and Dinuk
(UK), affectionate father-in-law of Yasasvi (UK), expired. Cortege leaves
residence at 4.30 p.m. on 17th February for Cremation at General Cemetery,
Kurunegala. 4/84, 1st Lane, Circular Road South, Kurunegala.
DE ZOYSA - BIRDIE (DAISY FELICIA nee MENDIS KARUNARATNE). Dearly beloved
wife of the late Henry De Zoysa (retired Station Superintendent - CGR), daughter
of the late Felix Mendis Karunaratne, Muhandiram Salpiti Korale and Daisy
Catherine Perera of “The Walawwa”, Ragama, devoted and precious mother of Rohan,
Sunil and Savithrie (Australia), mother-in-law of Jayashree, Kanthi and Mahinda
Ramasundara (Australia), devoted and loving Archchi of Sanjeeva and Nilukshi
(Australia) and Anushka, sister of the late Joy (Mrs Kingsley Wickramasinghe),
late Girlie (Mrs Kingsley Abeysekera), Ruth Perera and Neliya Guneratne, passed
away peacefully in Australia on 6th February 2008. Cremation took place in
Canbera, Australia on 9th February 2008. Ashes will be interred at the General
Cemetery, Kanatte on a date to be notified later. No. 3, Metcalse Street,
Nicholls, ACT, 2913, Australia.
FERNANDO - DOUGLAS - Former AGM Ports Services Limited, Colombo and
Manager Supplies Paper Corporation Colombo, passed away peacefully to Rest with
Jesus. Beloved husband of Marian (Education Department Colombo Retired), loving
father of Dr Sharmalie (RMO/OPD D.G.H. Negombo), Priyani, Rekha (Agro
Industries, Seeduwa), Ajith (Hotel Dolphin, Waikkala), father-in-law of Dr
Sriemal (Government Hospital, Thalahena), Benildus (Sri Lankan Airlines
Catering), Royce (Opposition Leader of Negombo Municipal Council), Dulanjali
(Orient Lanka Airport Katunayake), brother of Kingsley Fernando, Desible, Mercy,
late Duran, loving grandfather of Ishanie, Chirandhi, Sachith, Kiwan, Didulanka
and Aavinda. Cortege leaves residence No. 82, Thaladuwa Road, Negombo on
Sunday the 17th of February at 3.30 p.m. to Grand Street Church, Negombo.
Thereafter for Burial at General Cemetery, Ethukala, Negombo.
IQBAL YOOSUF (J.P.U.M.) London. Son of late A.L.M. Yoosuf & late Hafeela
Yoosuf, beloved husband of Jeevi Yoosuf, loving father of Sharmaine and Shums,
loving brother of Zahira Rafeek, late Fowziya Yehya, Hilmy (U.S.A.), Ilyas,
Munaf, Farooka Ansar, late Sooriya Aboobucker, Marliya Aboobucker Siddeeque,
Arafa (U.S.A.) & Macsuda Ali Akbar, beloved grandfather of Ammaara, Katheeja &
Zackariya, passed away. Funeral took place in London on Friday 15.02.08.
For details 0777292292 Akbar.
MAHENDRAN - (Retd Staff People’s Bank). Son of late Mahalingam and late
Sahundalayamma of Manipay, dearly loved husband of Ravishanthi, darling father
of Thabothini, Tharshini and Lambotharan, father-in-law of Gajaruban and
Vinayaham, loving grandfather of Thananjeyan, brother-in-law of Mrs
Nithiyananthini Sivagurunathan, Mrs Kalavathi, Mylvahanam, Mr Ravindran, Mr
Surendran and Vasuki Sivalingam, expired on the 15th Feb. 2008. Remains at
Mahinda Funeral Parlour, Mount Lavinia from 2 p.m. Friday onwards. Cortege
leaves on Sunday the 17th Feb. 2008 at 10.00 a.m. for Cremation at Mount Lavinia
Cemetery. Tel. No. 2362023.
PERERA - ANTHONY (Retired Deputy Registrar,
Supreme Court). Beloved husband of Elsie Rita, father of Joseph (WHO),
father-in-law of Shiranee, grandfather of Niromaal, brother of late Bernard,
Osmund, Florence, Gertie, Victor and Patricia, expired. Cortege leaves residence
at 3.30 p.m. on Sunday 17th February for Burial at Roman Catholic Burial Ground,
Kanuwana. 46, 2nd Lane, Agaradaguru Mw, Ja-Ela.
RAMIEZE - ABDUL CADER MOHAMED RAMIEZE (Retired Staff Officer SLAF and
National Housing Department). Son of late Abdul Cader and late Sakeena Umma,
son-in-law of late Jelaludeen Alim and late Shifa Umma (Matara), beloved husband
of late Luthfiya Hanoum, dearly loved father of Asmin Riyaza, Riza (Canada),
Rizwan (Scenic Ventures) and Thanzil (Maldives), father-in-law of Ismathdeen,
Shamila (Canada), Azra and Shekha, much loved grandfather of Ahdeeb, Ahdilah,
Ahdil, Ahshikaa, Husna, Bilal, Emaad, Maariyah, and Sabeehah, brother of Ummu
Raleena, brother-in-law of Uvais, late Viridiya, late Hamdiya and Fathima
(Canada), Janaza took place on Saturday the 9th of February, 2008 at Dehiwala
Muslim Burial Ground. No.11 1/1, 2nd Lane, Ratmalana. Tel. 2635131.
DE ZOYSA - CHRISTABEL (CHRISSY) Dearly beloved daughter of late Mr &
Mrs J.E.P. Rajepakse, most loving mother of Sylvia and Alex de Zoysa,
mother-in-law of Marie, beloved sister of late Rev. Fr. A.E. Rajepakse and of
Bernie, Muriel, Rev. Sr. Esther, Eric, late Bede and Quintin and of Decima,
beloved grandmother of Amali and Miran, expired. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymond’s
Funeral Parlour at 4.30 p.m. on 17th February 2008. Cremation at General
Cemetery Kanatte at 5.00 p.m.
DIAS - MARY ROSE nee WALKER Beloved wife of late Dodwell, mother of
Angela, Loret, Pat (Sisco Ent.), Rosita (Aust.), Heather (UK), Andrea (Switz),
Valerie (Aust.) & Jeremy (John Keells), mother-in-law of Neville, Dr Thurairaja,
Carol, Ashton, Nihal, late Norman, Mano & Chamari, grandmother of Sheahan,
Sabrina, Julian, Anysa, Amanda, Michelle, Paul, Joanne, Samuel, Jaque, Lewie,
Rosanne & Akaya. Funeral will take place in Melbourne, Australia on Thursday
21st February. 72, Skyline Way, Berwick, Victoria 3806, Australia.
2937911 / 2932321.