MORTIMER Maryse Anne Jennifer|
Born in Sri Lanka on 13 January 1960 to Devereaux and Eileen Mortimer (both
deceased) Loving sister of Sandra (Morley), Russell and Rochelle, passed away
suddenly on 16 May 2008. Sadly missed by her brother-in-law Robert Morley and
sister-in-law Karin Mortimer, her nephews Ian and Kevin Morley, Andre and Jake
Mortimer and niece Annalisa Morley. Funeral took place in Melbourne,
Australia on 24 May 2008. May she rest in peace!
ABHAYARATNE - PREMA - Beloved wife of late M.H. Abhayaratne (Ayurvedic
Physician), mother of Dayananda (Bank of Ceylon, Int’l Division),
Indrani (Teacher Siyana National School, Dompe), Jayantha (Central
Bank), Sisira (NARA), Nandana (Barclays Bank, UK), Anura (Rupavahini),
Swarna (Water Board, Dehiwala), Ramya (Teacher, St. Paul’s Waragoda),
Chintaka (Rupavahini), mother-in-law of Charmaine (Bank of Ceylon),
Kumara (CTB, Kirindiwela), Priya, Kumudu (NARA), Shyamalee (UK), Harshi,
Gunatilake (Water Board, Ambatale), Priyantha (Ministry of Health),
Rasika (Rupavahini), expired. Cremation on Monday 26th May 2008 at
General Cemetery, Peliyagoda, Meegahawatta. 239, Biyagama Road,
BARTHOLOMEUSZ - AVERIL - At Rest with Jesus, relict of Hugh
Bartholomeusz, daughter of the late Justice O.L. de Kretser and Mrs Leah
de Kretser, sister of the late Margreta de Kretser, late Justice O.L. de
Kretser Jr., late Ivor de Kretser and the late Wendy Whatmore, beloved
aunt of Wendy and Monte Holsinger, and of Margot and Davenal Flanderka,
Bill and Cessie de Kretser, Patricia and late Tony Heyn, O.L. de Kretser
III, Sonia and Jim Reid, Deirdre Wilson and Michelle de Kretser, all of
Australia. Cortege will leave A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour at 9.30
a.m. on Sunday 25th May, Cremation at General Cemetery Kanatta at 10.00
EDWARDS - FLORENCE PUSHPARATNAM. A Service for the interment of
her ashes at the Family Gravesite will be held on Monday 26th May at
10.30 a.m. at the General Cemetery, Kanatte (Anglican Section).
Cremation took place in Toronto, Canada on 3rd December 2007.
Dearly beloved wife of the late Arthur Edwards, mother of late
Sakunthala, Wiji, Devi, Indran, Cecil and Shamala, mother-in-law of
Wimsy Sinnatamby, the late Saras, Jeya and Rajan Canaga - Retnam, dearly
loved by her grand and great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives
and friends. Predeceased by her brothers E.J. Rajaratnam, E.A.
Rajasingham, R.E. Rajanayagam, E.J. Rajendran, sisters Rasamma Chinniah,
Chinamma Chelliah and Ann Canaga - Retnam.
FERNANDO - NEVIL DHARMARATHNA - Beloved husband of Jasmine
Fernando, precious and dearest father of Suneetha Galabadarachchi
(Canada), Dulmini Ruwanpathirana (Egypt), Nilmini Liyanage (Badulla MMV),
Nelumini de Zoysa, Prasanna Fernando and Manoj Fernando (Saudi Arabia),
father-in-law of Ranjith Galabadarachi (Canada), Palitha Ruwanpathirana
(Egypt), Susil Liyanage (Department of Education), Newton de Zoysa (Bank
of Ceylon, Beruwala), Pumi Fernando, Kumari Fernando, Nevil Dharmarathna
Fernando (Varna Company Ratmalana), passed away on Friday 23rd of May.
The Cremation will take place on Sunday 25th of May at 4 p.m. at the
Minuwanpitiya Cemetery of Panadura. No.27, John Keells Scheme,
GARARTH - ILONA GERMAINE (nee FERDINENDS). Safe in the arms of
Jesus. Wife of the late Erna, much loved mother of Beverly, Trevon,
Shane (all of Australia) and Cheryll, beloved mother-in-law of Vyvette,
Nilmini, Sandra (all of Australia), late Deborah, Adrian Gomez (Fingara),
darling nana of Tashya, Karen, Leah and Caitlyn (the late Vanessa, Mike
and Shannon), Ainsley and Jessica, Greame and Anurein Gomez, loving
sister of Veena, Mignonne, Gorretti and Dexter (all of Australia),
Merita and Moya (the late Franklin, Dale and Mitsy). Cortege leaves
residence at 3 p.m. today 25/05/2008 for burial at General Cemetery
Kanatte, Roman Catholic Section. 31/23 C, 2nd Lane, Rubberwatte Road,
Delkanda, Nugegoda. (Australian papers please copy).
GOONETILAKA - G.C. (Colin) Retired Officer, State Bank of India,
former Administrative Secretary, Institute of Bankers of Sri Lanka.
Beloved husband of Agnes (nee) Athapattu, father of Nalin, Rupa, Sarath
and Hemamali (Mali), father-in-law of Kusum, Ranjith, Padma and Athula,
brother of late Christobel (Chrissy), Bertram and Noel, expired. Cortege
leaves residence on Sunday 25th at 4.15 p.m. for Cremation at Kohuwela
General Cemetery. No.18, Jayanthi Road, off Hospital Road, Dehiwala.
KARUNANAYAKE - MR SENADHEERA - Retired Local Government Officer.
Beloved husband of Mrs Ranmenike, beloved father of Sudeepa
(Pharmacist), Dr Amaranath (Lecturer, Faculty of Medicine, Galle), Dr
Surin (Teaching Hospital, Karapitiya), father-in-law of Dr Mandrika
(Medical Officer, Teaching Hospital, Karapitiya), passed away at “Sisira”,
Hirimbura Road, Galle. Remains will be taken to Crematorium Dadalla
at 4.30 p.m. on Sunday 25th of May.
KLEYN - C.V. (nee Herft) - Beloved wife of late Benadict Kleyn,
beloved mother of Tyrone (late), Camiles, Maureen, Selomi (Italy),
Babara, John (Germany), Claude (Italy), Jeniffer, Bernadeens (Germany),
Joseph (England), Eloma, Rosemary, Geral (Canada), Lorna, beloved
mother-in-law of Chithra, Cinthi, Aubrey (Ebert Silva), Hilary, Gomes
(late), Sheryl (Germany), Anushi (Italy), Ranjith (formerly IDL), David
(late), Shazia (England), Rohan (USA), Mario (Italy), Rima (Canada),
Andre (Asia Securities), beloved grandmother of Jacqualine (Sri Lankan
Airlines), Ann, Rozanne, Ralstone and Stephen (Italy), Clifford, Frankey
(G.A.C. Shipping), Natasha and Julian (Germany), Sherwin (Italy),
Rosheble (Australia), Shamiron (O.L.V), Michell, Melissa (Australia),
Shauntale, Sheron, and Nicola (SLS), Cissandra, Sarah and Kaunain
(England), Seshan and Milinda (Trinity College), Glenn (Trinity
College), Annaliza (GSCK), Shanaia and Shain (Canada), Duane (S.S.C),
Judan, Janice, expired. Burial at Roman Catholic Section, Mt. Lavinia
Cemetery on 26th Monday 2008 at 4.30 p.m. Cortege leaves residence at 3
p.m. from 153, Sarabhoomi Houses, Madapatha Road, Piliyandala.
RODRIGO - J.C. NICHOLAS (Former Deputy Chairman, Delmege
Forsyth). Beloved husband of Gladys (nee Fernandopulle), loving father
of Savithri, father-in-law of Russell Rodrigo, loved grand-father of
Ramon and Raminda, eldest son of the late Peter and Theresa Rodrigo,
son-in-law of the late Muhandiram Charles & Mary Fernandopulle, brother
of the late Mercia, Basil & of Marcelline, Patricia and Joe,
brother-in-law of the late Joseph Tavarayan and of Lilamani Rodrigo,
Annette Rodrigo, late Victor Casie Chetty & of Muriel Rodrigo, late
Terrance Fernandopulle, Philomena Casie Chetty and of Rita Rajanayagam,
passed away peacefully in Sydney, Australia. Funeral will take place on
Monday 26th May, viewing to commence from 9.15 a.m. followed by mass at
10.00 a.m. at St. Luke’s Catholic Church Beaconsfield Rd., Revesby.
116 Market Street Condell Park NSW 2200 Australia. Phone :
61-2-97095676. Email :
THURAIRAJAH - SRIPATHY Beloved wife of S. Thurairajah (ex Bank of
Ceylon), loving mother of Sakthi, Suganthi and Yatusan, mother-in-law of
Srirangan, Shirani and Priyatharsani, loving sister of Paramapathan,
sister-in-law of Selvarani, grandmother of Shiven, Nivethika, Arani,
Piruthuvi and Mithuna. Cortege leaves residence No.124, W.A. Silva
Mawatha, Colombo 06 at 9.15 a.m. on Sunday 25th May. Cremation at
General Cemetery Kanatte (Hindu Section) at 10.00 a.m. No flowers by
WILLIAMS VIMALA (nee Sherrard). Beloved wife of late Chelvam
(L.C.) - Retd. Director General Public Works Department, loving mother
of Rajkumar (Canada), dearest grandmother of Jennifer & Lalin, sister of
late Victor, Dhanam & Balu, sister-in-law of late Kanagaratnam, Leila
Sirisena, Dr E.A. (Amalu) & Grace Somasundaram. Funeral arrangements
will be notified later. Telephone 2865119.
AMBALAWARNER - (G.C.T.) retired Railways and formerly U.S.A. Beloved
husband of late Tharmalukshmi, father of Sasistharan (USA), Arichunan (USA),
Shankaran (Australia), passed away peacefully. Funeral service at 2 p.m. Cortege
will leave Barney Raymond’s Funeral Parlour at 4.30 p.m. today Sunday for
Cremation at General Cemetery Kanatte, Borella at 5 p.m. Informant - beloved son
Arichunan. 69, Quinte Avenue Apartment - 15, Allston MA, 02134, USA.
GUNASEKERA - ALOYSIOUS Brother of Matilda, Emmanuel, Anthony, Hubert and
Phelomina, brother-in-law of late Basil, Elizabeth and late T. Samarawickrema,
expired. Cortege leaves residence at 3 p.m. on Sunday 25th for burial at St.
Anne’s Church Cemetery, Wattala. No. 62/20, Averiwatta Road, Wattala.
PEDURU - WISIDAGAMA (Retired English Teacher), beloved husband of Josepin
Perera, loving father of Annetricia (USA), Malini (Australia) & Priyanthi (CML -
MTD Constructions Ltd), father-in-law of Rohan Navaratne (USA), Pathirana
Samaranayake (Australia) & Roshan Senaviratne (Fonterra Brands Lanka (Pvt)
Ltd.), grandfather of Nishellie (USA), Dilanka, Selani (Australia), Yasara &
Sisuri (St. Bridgets Convent Colombo 7). Cortege leaves residence for burial at
Roman Catholic Church burial ground on 26/05 at 4.30 p.m. 45/1,
WIJENARAYANA - DAVID FREDRICK (Proprietory Planter). Beloved husband of
Chitra and father of Prasanna (Bogawantalawa Tea Estates), Kamantha Chamath
(Attorney-at-Law) and Rasanthi (Australia) and father-in-law of Ramani, Ramyani,
Kumarasiri (Attorney-at-Law) and Prabhath Wattegama (Examiner of Motor Vehicles,
presently in Australia). Funeral will be held on Monday the 26th May at Dadalla
Crematorium at 5.00 p.m. No. 100, Elliott Road, Galle.
- JOE R. (Retired Shroff of Ceylon Electricity Board, Jaffna), son of late
Mr and Mrs A.B. Rajaratnam, beloved husband of Mrs Rebecca Wijeyanathan (retired
Teacher of Holy Family English Convent, Jaffna), loving father of Tania, Tony
(Greenwich University, UK) and Shaun (Union Bank), father-in-law of Ladislaus
Gnanapragasam (Sterling Navigation Agencies (Pvt) Ltd), grandfather of Marisa,
brother of late Mr Earnest Rajaratnam (Central Bank) and late Angeline
Antonypillai, passed away on Saturday 24th May. Cortege will leave from A.F.
Raymond’s funeral parlour at 3.00 p.m. on Monday 26th May for burial at General
Cemetery Kanatte R.C. Section. 29A, Pamankade Lane, Wellawatta. Tel: