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DateLine Sunday, 11 May 2008





Marriage Proposals
Government Gazette
DIAS - AMITHA Wife of late Newton Dias of Egodauyana, Moratuwa, sister of Nanda Gunathilake and late Dayaratne, loving mother of Maj. Gen. Neil Dias (rtd) & Anoma, mother-in-law of Chintha, Maj. Gen. Wasantha Perera (rtd) & grandmother of Sqn. Ldr. Dharaka Dias & Indula, Chamanthi & Gihan Jayathilake, Chirangee & Chamila Tissera (USA) & Piyusha, expired on 30 April 2008. Last rites were observed and remains were handed over to the Medical Faculty Colombo on the same day according to her wishes.

FERNANDO - MARIAN, at Rest with Jesus. Beloved wife of Francis, precious mother of Ranjan (Ceylinco Insurance - General - H/O), mother-in-law of Chrishani (St. Anthony’s Montessori), everloving grandmother of Rajitha, Romanie and Feron, sister of Peter and late Stanley and Beta, sister-in-law of late Freeda, Rose, Reginold, Edward, Preecy, Peter and late Princy. Cortege leaves No. 70/2, Galle Road, Kaldemulla, Moratuwa at 3.30 p.m. on Sunday, the 11th of May for Burial at Queen of Angels Church Cemetery, Rawatawatta, Moratuwa.

GAMAGE - S.A. Retired Teacher of Presbyterian Girls School - Dehiwala. Beloved wife of late Ciril F.A. Gamage, loving mother of Sriyani (UK) and Prasanna (Seylan Merchant Bank), mother-in-law of Deepthith (UK) and Sharmaine (UC Ja-Ela), grandmother of Prishain, Shenonne Denis and Sonali. Cortege leaves residence (53/2, Agaradaguru Mawatha, Kanuwana, Ja-Ela) at 3.00 p.m. on Sunday 11th for Calvary Church, Ja-Ela.

GUNARATNAM - KUMAR Beloved husband of Kanthi (nee de Silva) and dearly beloved father of Suren and Ayumi, son of late Thambiah Gunaratnam and Gnanawathy (Bubby) Australia, brother of late Indrakumari Wigneswaran (Poo), late Karunaikumar and Ms Suhanyakumari, Nadeswaran (Australia), passed away. After Hindu rites cortege leaves 2 p.m. for Crematorium, Kanatte at 3 p.m. on Monday 12th May 2008 from 109, Salawa Road, Embuldeniya, Nugegoda. Contact Number: 2834359.

GUNESEKERA - HARISCHANDRA W. (Rtd. Agricultural Officer). Husband of Padma, father of Samith (businessman), Dishan (Working Director - Water Supply and Drainage Board), Chamal (businessman), Daneesha (Australia), father-in-law of Anusha and Madhu, expired. Cremation on Sunday at Family Burial Ground at 4.00 p.m. Polkanatte, Malimboda, Palatuwa, Matara.

HONEGGER - MANOHARI (nee WICKREMARATNE) Dearly beloved wife of Gilles, precious mother of Zita, Emilie and Louise, loving daughter of Glen and Mallika Wickremaratne, beloved sister of Chandrika and Ananda De Alwis, Dilhara and Ranjit Abayasekara, much loved “Punchi” of Sumedha, Dakshani, Yoshita and Giles, passed away after a brief illness in Paris. Interment of ashes in Sri Lanka. The date will be notified later. 59/2, Elhena Road, Araliya Uyana, Maharagama.

KURUPPU - WIMALA FELICIA - Dearly beloved wife of Dr Ranjith, darling mother of Ramesh and Rangika, mother-in-law of Amanda and Ashan. Funeral on Sunday 11th May 4 p.m. at Kondagammulla Cemetery, Mirigama Road, Demanhandiya.

PERERA - WALTER - Kurunegala. Proprietor Wayamba Printers (formerly of Glucorasa). Husband of Mayqueen, father of Champa and Deepika (staff - Wayamba Royal College), father-in-law of Priyanga de Silva (U.S.A.), expired. Cremation takes place at 3.30 p.m. on Sunday, 11.05.2008 at the Muncipal Crematorium - Kurunegala. Cortege leaves residence at 2.30 p.m. No: 246, Wayamba Printers, Kurunegala.

PERERA OLIVER - LION DR. R (Metropolitan Advertising). Husband of Kalyani, father of Kushan (USA), Chanaka (FedEx), Keshan (UAE). Remains are lie at Jayaratne Funeral Parlour, Borella. Cremation on Monday 12th May at 5 p.m. General Cemetery Borella, Buddhist Section. 0777273121.

WICKREMASINGHE - ROHINI Beloved wife of late Vidya, mother of Yasmin, mother-in-law of Mayantha Dissanayake, grandmother of Kiren, sister of Rukmini, Methsiri and late Malkanthi, sister-in-law of S.S. Wijeratne, Isramdi, Ramie and Chitra, aunt of Shiran, Roshni, Natasha and Dimitri, daughter of late Victor and Clarice Herat Gunaratne. Cortege leaves residence 27/15, Rosmead Place, Colombo 7 on Sunday 11th May at 3.30 p.m. Cremation at General Cemetery, Kanatte at 4 p.m.

WIJESINGHE - SEELAWATHIE Beloved wife of M.A.J. Wijesinghe (retired General Treasury), sister of late L.C. Karunaratne, sister-in-law of M.A.A., M.A.P., M.A.D. and Y. Karunaratne, expired. Cortege leaves Jayaratne Parlour at 1.30 p.m. on Sunday 11th May for cremation at 2 p.m. General Cemetery Kanatte (Borella).

GUNAWARDENA MURIEL Beloved wife of late George, loving mother of Rita, Marcus (Sri Lanka Insurance), Presanna (Abroad), Ranee, late Aloy, mother-in-law of late Kingsley, Edward (Port Authority), Antoinette Sudharshans, late Nelum. Body lyed in rest at No:146, Averiwatta Rd, Wattala, and removed for in burial at St. Annes Church, Kethhena at 4 p.m. on Sunday (11th) Residence Marigold Estate, Bombuwala. Fax 2934909, 0722-754714, 2934909.

NETHISINGHE - SUMANAWATHIE (nee RAJAPAKSE) Dearly beloved wife of late Barlon, loving mother of late Matilda and Rev.Sister Janet, F.M.M. (St. Anthony’s Convent), grandmother of Christy, Ramani, Princy, Jayalal, Sweety and Camilta, expired. Cortege leaves residence at 3.30 p.m. on Sunday 11th May, burial at Kurukulawa Catholic Cemetery. No.4/6, Uswatte Road, Natuduwa, Kelaniya. (Tel: 011 2980883).

XAVIER - SAJEEVI (nee PEIRIS) Precious mother of Damian Sajeewa, beloved daughter of late Wijeyasena (Electrical Engineer - LGS) and Sriya (Principal - Princess of Wales) Peiris, loving sister of Dr Thusyanthi (Consultant Psychiatrist - UK), Radhanika (Solicitor - UK) and Wijendra (Naval Architect - UK), at rest with Jesus at Mahinda Funeral Parlour, Mount Lavinia from 10.30 am Sunday 11th May (Today). Cortege leaves parlour at 4.30 p.m. after service at 3.45 p.m. Interment at General Cemetery, Mount Lavinia. 15A, Nelson Place, Wellawatte.


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