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DateLine Sunday, 15 June 2008





Marriage Proposals
Government Gazette
DIRCKZE PHYLLIS Sadly missed by sons-in-law and daughters-in-law Tony Foenander, Patsy - Australia, Doris, Marie, Heather USA, Dodwell Debond, Simonsz, Jean, Russel, Barrie Australia, Tony Foenander USA and Anthony Vanderputt - Australia. Cortege leaves Mahinda Funeral Parlour Monday 16th at 4 p.m. for Cremation Kohuwala Cemetery.

EKANAYAKE - ESME (nee DE ALWIS SENIVIRATNE) Retired Teacher of Ladies College, Colombo 7. Beloved wife of late Lambert Ekanayake, mother of Menik and Asoka (USA), mother-in-law of Lashantha Perera, grandmother of Dinesh, Romesh and Roshani, sister of Mrs Phyllis Samarasinghe and Mrs Elaine Jayawardena. Cortege leaves residence 85/7E/2, Senanayake Ave., Nawala on Sunday 15th June at 4 p.m. Burial at General Cemetery, Borella (General Christian Section).

FERNANDO - MR A.A.B. - Death occurred under tragic circumstances of MR ALLES BERNARD FERNANDO (Ananda) (Formerly at Electricity Board, Nawaloka Group and Ministry of Livestock). Dearly beloved husband of Anicia (nee N Cooray), darling father of Virginia (Bishops College), Sharmane (UK), Bernadine (Holcim Lanka), loving father-in-law of Oshantha (Kelaniya University), Priyanke (UK), precious grandfather of Praneeth (St. Joseph’s College), and Shamire (UK), loving brother of Rev. Sr. Therese (Holy Cross), late Patrik, Rita and Rev. Fr. Marcus (OMI) (Australia). Burial at St Anthony’s R.C. Burial Ground, Kirimetiyagara, Kadawatha on Monday 16th at 4.00 p.m. 164, Kirimetiyagara, Kadawatha.

GUNASEKARA OLIVE ELEANORE (DOTTIE) - Relict of late E.H.T. Gunasekara, beloved mother of Keshini Jayasuriya, Suneetha (S.L.) and Jayantha (SJ), mother-in-law of late E.P.P. (Oliver) Jayasuriya and of Nimal and Mala was called to Rest on 9.6.2008 and interred at a Private Funeral in accordance with her wishes. 3/1, Independence Avenue, Colombo 7. Tel. 2682010.

HARASGAMA - A.P.B. J.P. All Island (Sunny). Rtd. Director of Education, Kandy, Ex-President Sri Lanka Hockey Federation and Matale Hockey Association. Husband of Mallika, father of Nayana Wedeha, father-in-law of Sanath, Thushni, grandfather of Nibodaka, Oshin & Nipuni, son of late D.B. Harasgama and Soma Kumari Harasgama, brother of late Sumitha, Seetha, Sidney, Victor & Cyril, brother-in-law of Kamala, late Ranatunge, Anula, Jayatissa, Ranjan, late Godwin & Chithra, expired. Cremation at Public Cemetery Matale at 4 p.m. on Sunday 15th June. Cortege leaves “Sannas Walawwa”, Hulangamuwa, Matale at 3 p.m. Tel: 066-2230307.

KANAGALINGAM - MR NAGAMANY - L.L.B. Attorney-at-Law, Notary Public, Commissioner for Oaths, Member of Sri Lanka Bar Association, Member of Senthil Murugan Kovil Trusty Board, passed away on 13th June 2008. Dearly beloved wife of Balajothy, Vice Principal of C/Vipulananda T.M.V., Colombo 9. He is the youngest son of late Mr & Mrs A. Nagamany, brother of late N. Nadarajah (Dept. of Prison), late Mrs V. Rasamany and Mrs Rasammah Kandasamy, he is the son-in-law of late Lt. S. Selvanayagam and Thiruppathy Selvanayagam, Colombo 3. Cremation will take place at General Cemetery, Borella on Sunday 15th of June 2008 at 3.00 p.m. Presently the body is lying at the Jayaratne Funeral Parlour, Borella. No. 146/12, Aramaya Rd., Dematagoda, Colombo 9.

MRS GUNIYANGODA D.R. (nee Balasuriya). Beloved wife of late G. Henry, loving mother of Chandra, Jayantha, late Sarath and Dharshiniee, mother-in-law of Percy and Vasanthi, grandmother of Sudeshna, Aindriniee, Upeksha, and Kalana, expired. Cortege leaves residence No. 25, Karlshrue Place at 9.30 a.m. for Cremation at General Cemetery, Borella on 15.06.2008.

PERERA - LIYANAGE WEERASINGHE DAYA Beloved wife of late Liyanage Edwin Perera, expired. Cortege leaves residence at 3 p.m. on 15.06.2008 for cremation at Borella Cemetery 4 p.m. Sons, daughters, grandsons and granddaughters. No. 980/2, Wickramasinghe Mawatha, Etulkotte.

FERNANDO - B.C. (Founder of B.C. Paints (Pvt) Ltd). Beloved husband of L. Rathnawathi Silva, loving father of Lalitha, Rohini, Gamini, Kamani, Yamuna, Chandana, Nishanthi, late Upali and Sepalika, father-in-law of Bandu, Dracey, Palitha, Sunil, Chandrika, Ernest, Ramani, late Surend, expired. Cortege leaves residence on 15th Sunday at 3.30 p.m. Cremation at Minuwanpitiya Cemetery Panadura. No.560, Galle Road, Panadura.

GUNARATNE - DAMMIKE (Dodo) (Managing Director, Daintee Ltd). Beloved husband of Nilmini, loving father of Rushmin, Rukshani and Saliya, beloved son of late Mr and Mrs K. Lesley Thomas Gunaratne of Ambalangoda, loving son-in-law of late Donald Abeysinghe and Petronella & Robin Clarke, loving brother of Sarath, Asoka, Lakshmi, Dursin and Swarnamala, loving brother-in-law of Anoma, Neela, Nayana and Lilanthi, expired. Cortege leaves residence 175/18A, 7th Lane, Senanayake Mawatha (Old Road), Nawala on Monday 16th June at 4.15 p.m. for Cremation at General Cemetery, Kanatte, Borella at 5.00 p.m.

PAIVA - BENEDICT (Beni) - Beloved husband of late Emily, loving father of Maureen, Elizaberth and Franscesca, expired. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymond's Funeral Parlour on Monday 16th June at 4.00 p.m. burial at General Cemetery Kanatte (Roman Catholic Section).

SOMAPALA - MRS NAGESWARY - Wife of late Mr S.H. Somapala, daughter of late Mr & Mrs Ehamparam, daughter-in-law of Mr & Mrs Podi de Silva, sister of late Sivasubramaniam, late Thanigasalampillai, late Thanabalasingam, late Thavamani, Komaleswary and Pathmaheshwaran and affectionate mother of Nalini, Kokila, Indu, Nimal, Priya and Krishan, mother-in-law of late Kirubakaran, Premendran, Wijayanathan, Kuganathan and Thevamalar, grandmother of Pratheesh, Prathap, Sajeew, Krishoth, Gajathese, Ashwanth, Ruluxy, Akshaya, Abisarany and Arddana, passed away on 14th June in Colombo. Burial at Borella Cemetery at 3.00 p.m. on 16th. Remains will lie at Jayarathna Parlour, Borella.

HAJIANI ZAHRUR RAYIKAH ILLYAS (Zohara) - Beloved wife of late Dr M.H.M. Illyas, daughter of late N.M.M. Haniffa and Ummu Hafeera and Sithy Naseema, daughter-in-law of late Mohamed Hashim and Ummu Ayman, loving mother of Ifthikar (Canada), Azad and Fazna, mother-in-law of Jemina (Canada), Aysha and Fauz Ibrahim, grandmother of Asif, Shehab Jehaan, Alison, Kathryn (Canada) and Afthab, Athif (USA), Zekra, Azmia, Diana (USA) and Hazmar (UK), Shazad (University of Northwood, USA), Shadiya and Nafisa, great-grandmother of Amirah, Ava, Hamza and Amnah, sister of late Munas, late Marhooma, Hon. M.H. Mohamed, late Thufa, late Bathool, Khadija, late Jaufer, late Munsif, Sithy, Marina, Rabia, Mumthaz, Muafaque, Farhana and Maria, sister-in-law of late Mohideen, late Noor, Mohamed and late Sithy. Janaza took place on Thursday 12th June 2008. No.25, Castle Street, Colombo 08.


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