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Sunday, 23 November 2008





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Government Gazette

JASINTHA PERIES L.M. Mother of Rev. Father Jude Samantha Frenendo - Former Parish Priest, Halpe, Katana, Pitipana and Makevite, expired. Funeral will take place at R.C. Cemetery, Wewala on the 24th of November at 3.00 p.m. 87, Anthony House, Hettigama, Ja-Ela. 

JUSTICE RAJA FERNANDO of the Supreme Court of Sri Lanka and the United Nations Special Court of Sierra Leone, beloved husband of Shanti (Retired AGM (Legal) State Mortgage Bank, father of Navaka (Australia), and Senaka (I.W.S. Holdings), brother of Lakshman Fernando (Kelaniya University) and Mrs Seetha Fonseka (Mahagodella Estate - Divulapitiya), brother-in-law of Mr Rex Fonseka (Mahagodella Estate, Divulapitiya) and of Mrs Indra Fernando (Kelaniya University), expired. Funeral will take place on Monday (24th November) at 3.30 p.m. at the Roman Catholic Burial Ground, Divulapitiya. 0772932223. 

KRISNARATNE - HELEN T. (Tilla). Dearly beloved wife of the late J.C. Krisnaratne (Joe), much loved mother of Olivia (Nalini), Mohan and Rohan, mother-in-law of Anthony Udumullagama, Dayakanthi and Chandi, sister of the late Sybill Liyanarachi, grandmother of Natasha, Nicholas, Sashika, Shehan and Shehani, passed away on November 10th, 2008. The Funeral was held on November 15th in U.S.A. (E-mail :  or 

LORENSU HEWA - IRANGANIE ROSABELLE ASCENTIA (nee Karunaratne) - Beloved wife of Dickie (Karu) passed away peacefully at her residence in North Wales on 10th November aged 84 and was cremated on the 14th instant. 55, Tycroes Estate, Llangfair, P.G. Anglessey Gwynedd LL615JR North Wales Tel. 00441248713895. 

NAAF - A.R.M. of Kotuwegoda, Matara. Son of the late Mr I.L.M. Abdul Raheem and Mrs Jameela Umma, husband of late Sithy Sulthaniya, beloved father of Naaf Mohamed (Al-Ameen), Yamin, Yesmin and Neumi (Holland), father-in-law of Shifaya, Humaizera, Imtiaz Azeez and Zulfikar Azeez (Holland), beloved grandfather of Shifan, Amana, Umama, Najma, Ayesha Mariyam, Reshma, Hasna, Amjad, Ni-Shaat and Sharfaa, brother of late Naima, Saleem, Sahill, A.R. Mohomed, Sithy Faika and of Fathima Zahra and Khairum Nisa. Janaza took place on Saturday 15th November. No. 14, Jayanthipura Main Road, Battaramulla. 

PAULRAJAH - THANGAMMAH STELLA (Selvam Teacher) retired Teacher of St. Matthews College, Dematagoda, Colombo 9, Sri Lanka. Beloved wife of late Appathurai Paulrajah, passed away peacefully on 18th November 2008 in London. The funeral service will take place at Surbiton Hill Methodist Church, 39, Ewell Road, Surbiton KT6 6AF, UK at 2.45 p.m. on Monday 24th November followed by cremation at Kingston Cemetery, Surrey, UK. 

SALWATURA - MONICA Beloved wife of Sriyananda Salwatura, loving mother of Vindya, Asanga and Madhavi, mother-in-law of Duruthu, Rasika and Suneth, sister of Chandra, Sunil, Lesly, Jayanthi, Sepali and Dammika, expired. Cortege leaves residence No. 3, Vijayananda Road, Weliwatta, Galle on Sunday 23rd at 4 p.m. for burial at Mahawatta Cemetery, Galle. 

WIJESURIYA - NINETTE Wife of the late Charles (Chora), beloved mother of Sonali, Romesh and Dilo, mother-in-law of Nethri, loving grandmother of Sheenagh, Chantal and Dylan, sister of Fae and Sondra. Remains lie at A.F. Raymondís Funeral Parlour. Cortege leaves at 3.30 p.m. on Monday 24th November. Cremation at General Cemetery Kanatte.

DABRERA - AELIAN Beloved husband of Shiranga, loving father of Anya and Shanasha, father-in-law of Nirmal, grandfather of Kiasha, son of late Dr Victor and of Merle Dabrera. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymondís Funeral Parlour at 2.30 p.m. on Monday 24th. Cremation at General Cemetery, Borella at 3.00 p.m.

DARMAKAN - FRANCIS JOSEPH Beloved husband of Clara, loving father of Bernie (PhD - USA), father-in-law of Ron Bremer (USA), expired. Burial at Madampitiya General Cemetery (R.C. Section) on Monday 24th 4.30 p.m.

Rtn. NAGALINGAM ANNALINGAM (Proprietor, MEMCO Electricals, Pettah, Colombo-11) passed away on 21st November 2008. Dearly beloved husband of Mangaleswary, son of late Mr & Mrs Nagalingam, loving son-in-law of late Mr & Mrs Chinniah, loving father of Karunaharan, Manoharan, Dr Basharan (NHSL) and Nithiyagala, affectionate father-in-law of Sivajini, Karthika, Amirthasri and Muraleendran, loving brother of late Mylvaganam, Vijayaratnam, Shanthanaluxmy, Ramachandran, Balachandran, late Jeyachandran, Jeyaluxmy, Pakkiyaluxmy and Mangalaluxmy, grandfather of Jenusan, Prashan, Kirushan, Maheepan, Sajeepan, Kanishdayan, Theerkasha and Nilasha. Remains lie at No. 37, Collingwood Place, Wellawatta. Funeral arrangements will be notified later. T.P. 011-2503321.


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