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DateLine Sunday, 4 May 2008





Marriage Proposals
Government Gazette
Dr SATHIANATHAN (formerly of WHO and MOH Dept. of Health, Sri Lanka), beloved husband of Sivadevi, loving father of Raghavan, Ramesh, Kumar and Hariharan (all of USA), father-in-law of Titly and Darshini, grandfather of Monisha and Kishani, son of late Mr Manickavasagar (Registrar), Puloly, Point Pedro and late Mrs Manickavasagar and brother of late Padma Balasingam and Vatsala Ganesan, passed away on Wednesday 30th April, 2008 in Texas, U.S.A. Cremation in Georgetown Texas on Monday 5th May 2008. e-mail: [email protected]

HERATH - SHEILA (nee DE SAA BANDARANAYAKE). (Retired Teacher and Girl Guides Commissioner). Beloved wife of the late Advocate H.M.P. Herath, precious mother of Brigadier Kumar and Manouri (Attorney-at-Law), loving mother-in-law of Kanchana and Kumar Dunusinghe (Attorney-at-Law). Cortege leaves residence 148, Gnanendra Mawatha, Nawala on Sunday the 4th of May 4 p.m. at General Cemetery, Borella.

MAHALINGAM - M. (Retired Electrical Engineer, Local Government), beloved husband of Yogabhagavathy, loving father of Ramani and late Mahauthaman, father-in-law of Balakrishnan, Ramani and Vatsala and grandfather of Vidhya, Mahinthan and Myuri, passed away in Wellington, New Zealand on April 19.

MARTINO - S. ANTHONY RUKMAL at rest with Jesus on Saturday 3rd May 2008. Dearly beloved husband of Hemanthi, beloved father of Sugandha, Asela & Migara, son of late Mr & Mrs Simpliurs Martino, brother of Manel, Prithi, Manohari, brother-in-law of Ajith, Damayanthi, Chandralal, Rathnakamal, Hiromi, Nayanakanthi, Wimal, Disnakamal & Anusha, expired. Cortege leaves the residence (No. 105/1, Vidyala Mw., Koralawella, Moratuwa) at 4.30 p.m. on Sunday 4th May for Cremation at St. Michel’s Church, Koralawella, Moratuwa.

NAGAHAWATTA - FRANCIS DIAS (Retired Chief Education Officer). Beloved husband of late Soma Nagahawatta (Senarath) (Retired Teacher Sangamitta College - Galle), loving father of Kamani (Staff, Veediyagoda M.V. - Horana), Dhammapriya (Commercial Bank - Matara), Priyani (Seylan Bank - Ambalangoda), Gayani, Nilakshi (Staff Southlands College, Galle), father-in-law of Kumara (Retired Vice Principal - Horana Rajakeeya M.V.), Chrysenci, Lalith (Samson Rubber Products - Galle), Parakkrama (Railway Department), Jagath (Wijaya Engineers), expired. Burial at family burial ground, “Siri Sevana”, Watareka East, Galle on Sunday the 4th May at 5.00 p.m.

PERERA - BRENDA nee WIREKOON - Beloved wife of Charles (Archie), mother of Lakshman, Gehan and Nissanka, mother-in-law of Sunil, Mangalika, late Jeanne and Lakshmi, sister of late Myrtle, Cecil Wirekoon, late Ivy Ameresekere, Ena Dharmakeerthi, Belle Wirekoon and Yvonne Scott, passed away peacefully on the 5th April 2008, and was interred at the Mahaiyawa Cemetery on the 6th April 2008.

WICKRAMASINGHE - DAYANANDA Retired Additional Secretary, Colombo General Hospital. Loving husband of Chandra, father of Gamini, Lucksman, Maya, Parakrama, father-in-law of Thilaka, Puncha, Gamini, Pramitha, beloved grandfather of Azantha, Dr. Niranjala, Sheroni, Malika, Nuwan, Gemunu, passed away peacefully on 2nd May 2008. Cremation will take place at Arawwala Cemetery on 4th May 2008 at 4 p.m. 559/3D, Vidyaloka Pedesa, Arawwala, Pannipitiya.

WISIDAGAMA - VIVIAN - Beloved wife of late William Joseph Fernando and of Patrick Wisidagama, loving mother of Hirantha, Sajith and Vivina, mot her-in-law of of Nimalka, Geethani and Nimal Perera, loving grandmother of Sajini, Dulmini, Nimantha, Nimanthika, Angelo, Nimeshika and Nilesh, loving sister of Manel and Ira, sister-in-law of Ramond Fernando, Agnes, late Vianey Fernando and Nimal Gregory, expired. Cortege leaves residence on Monday the 5th May at 4 p.m. Burial at Roman Catholic Cemetery, Kadawalagedara, Fatima, Embawa, Kuliyapitiya. Ph. 037-2281131.

FERNANDO - MAURICE Dearly beloved husband of Dharini, ever loving thathi of Shanika and Aruna (Qatar), Devinka and Gihan (Botswana), late Lakith and Nalinka, darling seeya of Anuk and Jennie (U.S.A.), Yenushka (Australia), Niran and Kiwan (Botswana), brother of Nihal (Arizona) and Rohini (Australia), brother-in-law of Ellen (U.S.A.), late Carlo Martin, Shirani and late Rupert Ilangantileka, Ramani and Ranjit Fernando, called to rest with Jesus. Remains will lie at the residence No:39, Raja Mawatha, off Mangala Road, Kurana, Negombo until 8.00 a.m. on Monday 5th May and thereafter will lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour from 10.00 a.m. Cortege leaves at 4.00 p.m. ( same day). Burial at General Cemetery Kanatte (Roman Catholic Section).

KARUNADASA - P.T. (Retired Teacher) - Beloved husband of Prema Kapuruge (Retired Teacher), beloved father of Sisira Paranathantrie (Associate Editor - Rivira), beloved father-in-law of Ruvini, passed away. Cremation will take place on 5th May at Meegoda Crematorium at 5 p.m. Cortege leaves residence No.301/1, Kottewaththa, Embulgama Road, Panagoda, Dedigamuwa at 4:30 p.m.

PERERA - N.I. (71 Years) (Formerly Baurs Ltd) Dearly beloved husband of Mrs Karuna Perera, father of Mrs Mala Perera, late Mr Anuruddha Perera, Mr Purna Perera (Pan Marine Developments), Mrs Rashmi Perera (LOLC), kind father-in-law of Mr Anura Perera, Mrs Geetha Okandapola, loving brother of late Lilly, late Mr N.C. Perera, late Weerasena, late Karunasena, late Obeysena, Rathna, Seela, Beatrice, Irene and Mr Dharmasena, beloved grandfather of Oshinie Perera, Kasun Malinda, Nipuni Perera, Sanara Perera, Jayath Ransika. Cortege leaves residence No.91/2, Old Road, Nawala, Rajagiriya at 4.30 p.m. on Monday 5th of May 2008 for cremation at Nawala General Cemetery at 5 p.m.

SIYAMBALAPITIYA - LION MARK (S.D. Mark) (Retired Estate Superintendent J.E.D.B. Pallekelle Estate - Pallekelle, Goluwapokuna Estate - Katunayake, Yatawatta Estate - Matale, Nelaulla Estate - Rambodagalla, Orange Grew Group - Polgahawela, Manel Estate - Kurunegala and Past President Lions Club of Pamunugama), beloved husband of Pearly Perera, father of Roshini Jayamaha, father-in-law of Lucian Jayamaha, beloved grandfather of Hermin and Dezari Jayamaha, expired. Cortege leaves residence 422A, Pulluhena Pamunugama.on Monday 5th May 2008 at 4 p.m. Burial at St Joseph’s Church Cemetery, Pamunugama.

WIGNARAJA - MRS SUNTHARIE (nee VAITHIANATHAN) Beloved wife of Dr Ponna Wignaraja, loving mother of Gowrie and Ganeshan, mother-in-law of Rohan and Sukanya, grandmother of Skandha, Shakti and Leela, passed away in a serene and peaceful manner on the morning of Friday the 2nd of May, having lived a life filled with dignity and love. In accordance with her wishes, a private funeral was held on the same day. “Mangalagiri”, 75, Kynsey Road, Colombo 8.


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