AQUINAS - P.P.D.T. (Retired Director of Education, Kelaniya Zonal
Office, Ex Principal of Joseph Vas College - Wennappuwa, Bandaranayake College -
Gampaha, Central College - Mirigama, Royal Central College - Polonnaruwa, St.
Peterís College - Negombo, Siyane Central College - Dompe, Sapugaskanda M.V. -
Sapugaskanda). Dearly beloved husband of late Padma Senanayake (Teacher), much
loved father of Priyantha (England) and Enoka Kumudini, father-in-law of
Jasintha (England) and Mahinda, son of late Mr & Mrs P.P.D. Leander of
Pamunuwila, son-in-law of late Mr & Mrs M.H. Senanayake of Makola, brother of
Meraya, D.J. Antony, Stella, Chandra, Edward Paul (Saudi Arabia), Patrick and
late Victor, grandfather of Dilan & Kasun (Students St. Benedictís College),
Frank - England, brother-in-law of Jayantha, Padmaseeli, Cyril, Oliver, Loretta
and Ramya, expired. Cortege leaves residence No. 207/3, Makola Road, Makola at
3.30 p.m. on 9th April 2008 for burial at St. Francis De Sales Church Burial
Ground Dalugama Kelaniya. No. 207/3, Makola Rd., Kiribathgoda, Kelaniya.|
GUNASEKERA - L.V. Senior Manager, Bank of Ceylon (Recoveries Department).
Everloving husband of Chintha (nee Ekanayaka), loving father of Chamath (Dialog
Telekom PLC), Asanka (John Keells, BPO), brother of Delia (UK), Paduma, Lalith,
Mangala, Vajira (Australia), Thilak (France), Saliya, Malathi, brother-in-law of
Chula & Sreema (Peopleís Bank), Ranjith & Lalani, expired. Cremation at
Minuwanpitiya Cemetery on Sunday 6th of April. Cortege leaves residence at 4.00
p.m. No. 36, Arthur V. Dias Mawatha, Panadura.
GUNAWARDENA - LAKSHMAN - (Retired Assistant Administrative Officer,
Rubber Research Institute). Beloved husband of Sudarshie, loving father of
Charita and Nalaka, father-in-law of Rohan and Gayani, brother of Tissa, Lionel,
Swarna and late Lakshmie and Kamala, expired. Cortege leaves residence No.40,
Sri Rahula Mawatha, Katubedda, Moratuwa at 4.00 p.m. on Sunday 6th April
2008 for Cremation at Mount Lavinia Cemetery at 5.00 p.m.
JAYATUNGE - NOEL 92 yrs. Retired Government Analyst. Beloved husband of
late Leah, loving father of Dr Nalin, Dr Swarna, Chrysanti and Minoli, expired
on 20.03.2008 and was buried at General Cemetery, Kanatte, Borella at a private
funeral according to his wishes.
PERERA - PALAMANDADIGE BERNADETTE KANTHIE Beloved wife of Jayantha
Abeywickrema (Coconut Development Officer, Divulapitiya), darling mother of
Sanchitha (Ceylinco Development Bank, Kelaniya) and Dilan (student - St. Maryís
College, Negombo), beloved sister of Anthony (deceased), Christopher P.C.L. (Chricilton),
Praxie, Shelton (Licensed Surveyor) and Indranie (deceased), sister-in-law of
Latha, Pushpa, Cecil, Kusum, Priyantha, Nisantha and Samantha, passed away after
a brief illness. Cortege leaves residence at 3.30 p.m. on Sunday 6th April.
Burial at Catholic Cemetery, Dehiyagatha. Jaya Nivasa, Hurigahamula,
SABRY - AL HAJ S.M. Retired Auditor General, passed away peacefully on 30
March 2008 (22 Rabi Ul Awwal Hijri 1429). Beloved husband of Fahima, loving
father of Ilham, Hathim and Nisreen, loving father-in-law of Imran and Asif,
loving grandfather of Imaan, son of late Mr and Mrs M.E.M. Sheriff of
Paragahadeniya, son-in-law of late Mr M.A. Rahiman and Mrs Rahiman, brother of
Shamsun Nahar, Nizam, Saheel and Fowzan. Janaza took place on 30 March 2008 at
Jawatte Jumma Mosque. 59/14, Sumanagala Road, Ratmalana. Tel: 2721411.
SIRISENA - RANAWEERA J.P. Chairman Yalta Group of Companies of Lakmedura,
Weliwa Morawaka, beloved husband of W.J. Dissanayake, loving father of Dr Yamuna
Ranaweera Dasanayaka (Consultant Physician Negombo District General Hospital),
Mahesh (Managing Director - Yalta Group of Companies and Basnayaka Nilame
Getabaru Rajamaha Viharaya), Nadee and Samagi (Director Yalta Group of
Companies), loving father-in-law of Senajith Dasanayaka (Chief Engineer Colombo
City C.E.B.), Sanja Wijekoon, Sudath Silva (Landed Proprietor, Bibile) and
Lakmini Jayawardhana, expired. Cremation Yalta Tea Factory premises, Waralla,
6th Sunday 4.00 p.m.
SOMARATNE - PADMINI - Dearly beloved wife of late W.B. Somaratne, beloved
mother of Punsara, Shantha, Athula & Ravi, beloved mother-in-law of Eric Perera
Rajah Karunanayake Sigrid & Peshala, much beloved Aththamma of Kareendra & Manel,
Sirinath, Ravindranath, Ronath & Akna, passed away peacefully. Cremation at
General Cemetery Borella on Sunday 6th at 1.00 p.m. 82/1A, Stratford Avenue,
SOMASUNDARAM - GRACE - Beloved wife of the late Sri, much loved mother of
Shirani and Rama Kandasamy, Mohini and Raja Thampapillai, Jayantha and Anne,
Suresh and Manchula, darling grandmother of Shamara and Ben Williams, Rukshana
and Ravi Alexander, Rashitha and Richard Keenan, Shehan, Nishara, Shohan,
Michelle, Mellissa and Shenara, adored great grandmother of Sanjay and Ramesh,
precious daughter of the late Rao Bahadur Dr Rajiah and the late Anantham
Williams, dearest sister of the late Chelvam and Vimala, the late Kanagaratnam
and the late Gladys, the late Leila and the late Sirisena, the late Dr Amalu and
Moltie, passed away in Canberra. Interment at 5.00 p.m. on Monday 7th April at
Kanatte, Christian non-conformist section. 3, Lott Place, Gordon, ACT 2906,
Australia (Colombo 2713 985/ 0771547293).
SUNDARANADARAJAH - K. (retired Director of Buildings, Sri Lanka). Beloved
husband of Yogeswary (Kamala), loving father of Shivani and Sri Murugan,
father-in-law of Sreeharan and Lakshmi, grandfather of Sowmya and Vaishnavee,
passed away peacefully in London. Cremation took place on Saturday 5th April.
3 Rydal Drive, West Wickham, Kent BR4 9QH.
WANIGASUNDERA - MALLIKA (Retired Journalist), beloved sister of Lalitha,
aunt of Dr Varuna Mahasinghe, expired. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymondís Funeral
Parlour at 9.30 a.m. on Sunday 6th April 2008. Cremation at General Cemetery
Kanatte at 10.00 a.m.
WEERAKKODY - NELSON - (Ex-Kabul Lanka), beloved husband of Shiromi
(Retired, Police Department), loving father of Rohan (Emirates Bank - Dubai),
Ajith (Lloyds T S B - Dubai) and Anne (HNB), father-in-law of Ethel (IKEA -
Dubai), Piyal (T/Two) and Preethini (Emirates Airlines), grandfather of Senal,
Shehan, Kushan & Keshya, expired. Cremation at 3.00 p.m. on 06th April 2008 at
Lunuwila Cemetery, St. Gerard Mawatha, Kirimatiyana West, Lunuwila.
JAYASINGHE - DOREEN Beloved wife of late V.A. Jayasinghe, loving mother of
Manel (UK), Ramani and Nelum (Lake House), loving mother-in-law of Dr George
Dias (UK), Mahinda Karunatilake and Ranjan Perera, precious grandmother of Dr
Anusha (UK), Dr Roshantha (USA), Arjuna (USA), Asanga (Australia) and Erandi
(Malaysia), great-grandmother of Kishan & Tiana, expired. Cortege leaves
residence No. 09, Fonseka Terrace, Havelock Road, Colombo 06 at 4.00 p.m.
on Monday 07th April. Cremation at 5.00 p.m. at General Cemetery Kanatta,
KAHANDAWELA - C.W.P. (CHARLES) (Former (Pioneer) Commerce Teacher of
Royal College, Colombo and De Mazenod College, Kandana). Dearly beloved husband
of Irene Florence Dias (deceased), loving father of Rex and Rani, Clarence and
Moira (Pakistan), Kingsley and Olivia, Dela and Sriyantha, Carmela and
Rathnasiri Hewage, Pathma and Saranaguptha Weerasinghe, Rev. Sr. Swineetha, Rev.
Fr. Lasantha Kahandawela, entered Eternal Rest. Funeral rites will be conducted
at St. Judeís Burial Ground, Indigolla, Gampaha on Sunday 6th April 2008.
Cortege leaves residence at 95 1/7, Bandaranayakapura, Indigolla, Gampaha
at 4 p.m.