ASOKA KALDERA (Retired Army Officer) - Beloved husband of Asoka
Nanayakkara, loving father of Manoj and Sadana, grandfather of Namith, Nisumi
and Akash, expired on 8th January 2009. Cremation takes place on 11th January
2009 at the Udahamulla Cemetery at 5.00 p.m. |
DE SILVA -
SEMBUKUTTIGE IYNA (MRS PIYADASA) Beloved wife of late E.P. Piyadasa,
daughter of late Mr & Mrs Sembukuttige Vincent de Silva, mother of Priyanthi -
Bank of Ceylon Corporate Imports, Edirisuriya Sri Lanka Telecom, Hambantota,
Neranjala - Sri Jayawardenapura Hospital, mother-in-law of Polinda Kularatne -
Triton Ahungalla, Kalyani - Sri Lanka Telecom, Hambantota, sister of late Virgin
Winitha ex Base Hospital, Hambantota, Gertrude and Dahlia Chandrapala, Garvin
Douglas (ex Bank of Ceylon - Internal Audit), Pearly, sister-in-law of late
Abeypala Tennyson de Silva, Hambantota, Daya, Anita ex Sri Lanka Telecom
Overseas, Millington, grandmother of Pubudi, Samudi, expired. Funeral at
Kamburugamuwa on 11th Sunday 4 pm. “Mihira” - Gunasekera Mawatha,
Death Notice - H.E. Mr CLARENCE FELICIAN CHINNIAH - Sri Lankan
Ambassador, Warsaw, Poland, passed away after a brief illness. Beloved son of
late Joseph MacFarlane Chinniah (Chella) and Mary Philomena Chinniah (Navamalar),
loving brother of Andrew Gratian (Ravi) - UK, Albert Luxman (Lucky) - UK,
Terrence Rohan (Colombo) and Vallie, brother-in-law of Jenny Ann (UK) and
Manoranji (Colombo), darling Periappa of Lemuel Dhanushan MacFarlane. Funeral
arrangements in Colombo will be notified later. 4, Gunasekara Lane, off
Norris Avenue, Colombo 8. +94112695400, +94777356456. Information by Dr
DELILKHAN - FRANCIS PAUL CHRYSOSTOM (Kitcho) - Dearly beloved husband
of Eileen, everloving father of Garth, Kim & Glenn, and much loved Grandpy of
Zoe, Joshua, Amy, Sophie Daisy, Alexandra Rose & great Grandpa of Kian Francis,
beloved son of the late Mr & Mrs Quintus Delikhan and loving brother of late
Miriam & Oliver Fernando, late Monica & Jerry Paranahetty, Camillus & Yvonne
Delilkhan (Australia), Marina & Shirley Wijesinha (Miami, USA), Felice & family,
Callista & Kumar Kulugammana & Mark & Staria Delilkhan (UK), passed away on 31st
December 2008 in London. The funeral takes place in London on 14th January 2009.
A requiem mass will be offered for the repose of his soul on the 14th of January
2009 at 6.30 p.m. at St. Mary’s Church, Dehiwela. Eileen Delilkhan - 17B,
Robingoodfellows Lane, March, Cambridgeshire, UK. Callista Kulugammana -
14/9, Piyaratnarama Place, Dehiwela.
KARIYAWASAM - MRS DOLLY Beloved wife of late J. Kariyawasam, loving
mother of Thamara, Neetha, Ranjith and Dr Lakshman, mother-in-law of Ariyarathne,
Raja, Ranee and Dr Sumedha, expired. Cremation at 5.00 p.m. on Sunday 11th
January 2009 at Hikkaduwa Cemetery. “Vasana”, Thiranagama, Hikkaduwa.
PERERA, LLOYD - (Retired Administrative Officer - Police Headquarters
and ICTAD) - Beloved husband of Doreen, father of Dilani, Supem (Bank of Ceylon
- Panadura Bazar), Prasantha (Precision Engineering Center and Reftrical Service
Centre), father-in-law of Wiraj (Forbes Marshall), Chrishanthi (Staff - Holy
Family Convent - Kalutara), Sandhya, brother of Clotilda, Gladwin, late Cervert,
brother-in-law of Ivy, Kingsley, late Milton, Vincent, Dulcie, Nihal and Dr
Olivia, expired. Funeral at 4.00 p.m. on 11th January 2009 at St. Josephs
Church, Payagala. 1/155, Galle Road, Payagala.
WICKRAMASINGHE - DR WIMAL (former Cabinet Minister). Son of late Dr
Piyadasa Wickramasinghe and Premawathi Wickramasinghe, beloved husband of
Professor Daya Wickramasinghe, beloved father of Sreshta Wickramasinghe and
Mauli Wickramasinghe, father-in-law of Erangi Batugahage and Thareesh
Kariyawasam, grandfather of Dilena and Yashan, beloved brother of late Sirisena
Govinnage, Kusuma Wickramasinghe, Rupa Wickramasinghe, Ariyaratna Wickramasinghe,
Ariyawansa Wickramasinghe, late Dayaratna Wickramasinghe and Malini Ekanayake,
beloved brother-in-law of Ramya Alwis, Chandrasiri Malmessa, Bandara Malmessa,
Upali Malmessa, Jayantha Malmessa, son-in-law of M.M. Bandara (late) and Loku
Menike, expired. Cortege leaves residence No. 6/2, Malwatta Avenue, Nugegoda
on Monday 12 January 2009 at 4.00 p.m. for cremation at Kohuwala Cemetery at
CHANDRASIRI - MRS D.G. SOMAWATHIE (Retired School Teacher). Beloved
wife of late Mr. M.D. Nimal Chandrasiri (School Principal), loving mother of
Jayantha Premalal, Sarath Gamini, Sisira Chandrasiri and Sriyani Chandrasiri,
mother-in-law of Shantha (Bank Manager), Jayanthi Mangalika and Chandra
Srimathie. Funeral at Galewala on 12th Monday at 2.00 p.m. “Sandasiri”,
Ananda Rajakaruna Mawatha, Galewala. Tel. 0662289439.
GABRIEL - PIUS FRANCIS ‘Safe in the Arms of Jesus’. Beloved husband of
May (nee Pereira) and the late Elizabeth Ludwick, loving father of Carryl
(Emirates - Dubai), grandfather of Yusharni and Dilshan Perera,
great-grandfather of Nicole, Shenelle and Danush, brother of the late Allison
and the late Bridigitte Wijesooria and of Connie De Silva, Pearl Foulstone and
Clarice (Choppy) Seneviratne. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymonds Funeral Parlour on
Sunday 11th January 2009 at 4.00 p.m. Burial at General Cemetery, Kanatte (R.C.
Section). Tel. 2914574.
GUNERATNE - ERNIE (ANTON) Old Boy of St. Peter’s College,
Bambalapitiya. Eldest son of late Joseph and Anna Guneratne, loving brother of
Patricia (Canada), Bonnie, late Oliver, late Maxie and of Christie, late Felicia
and of Maureen, brother-in-law of late Victor Perera and of Leonie, Eliza,
Malini, Tita, late Nemieson Peries and of Roger Ratnayake, beloved uncle and
grand-uncle of all his nephews, nieces and their children. Cortege leaves A.F.
Raymond’s Funeral Parlour at 4.15 p.m. on Sunday 11th January. Burial at General
Cemetery, Mt. Lavinia.
PERERA - MRS H. ALBINA Wife of late Mr Joseph Silva, mother of Ranjani,
Rev. Fr. Gamini Silva OMI and Marie, mother-in-law of late George Wickramatunga
and Amitha Soysa. Cortege leaves residence at 3.30 p.m. on Sunday 11th January
2009 followed by Holy Mass at St. Francis de Sales Church, Kattuwa and buried at
RATNAPALA - B formerly of State Medical Stores. Beloved husband of
Eroma, loving father of late Rohan and Nalil, Nimal, Nirmaline, Lal and Vijitha,
father-in-law of Kamani, Asoka, Margie and Pathmali, brother of late Soma and
Deepala and brother-in-law of Dr Cecil and Bradley, expired. Cortege leaves
residence, No. 10/1, Auburn Side, Dehiwela at 4.30 p.m. Cremation at Mt.
Lavinia Cemetery on Monday the 12th at 5.00 p.m.
WICKREMATUNGE - LASANTHA Darling husband of Sonali Samarasinghe,
loving father of Avinash, Ahimsa and Aadesh, dearly beloved son of Haris and
Chandra, brother of Savitri, Rukmani, Lal, Anil and Kumudini, brother-in-law of
Raja, Lucky, Marie, Beate and Saliya, died under tragic circumstances. Cortege
leaves residence at 120/5A, Robert Gunawardena Mawatha, Battaramulla at
12.00 noon on Monday 12th January for service at Assembly of God, People’s
Church, Kirimandala Mawatha, Narahenpita and thereafter for burial at General
BALASUNDARAM MEENA Wife of late M. Balasundaram, precious mother of
Yoges, mother-in-law of late S. Sivarajah, dearly beloved grandmother of Kohulan,
Pamothy and Kumaresan, great grandmother of Arun and Anjali, sister of Sundari
Richards, Viala Kandasamy and the late S. Illakunathan. Remains will lie at
Barney Raymonds Funeral Parlour from 1 p.m. on Sunday 11th January 2009.
Thereafter cremation at 4 p.m. General Cemetery, Kanatte, Borella.
HOLMES - KENNETH JOSEPH Beloved husband of Jenny Ramona, most loving
father of Kathy, Kylie and Karin, father-in-law of Lawry Coenraad and Deepal
Makavitage, loving brother of Vyvette and late Keith, loving son of late Oliver
and Victorine, brother-in-law of Nestly Meerwald and Sonia Holmes, Linda
Nicholas, Gloria Firth and Michael Firth, loving grandfather of Krissy and
Keanan, expired. Remains lying at Barney Raymond Funeral Parlour. Cortege leaves
at 10 a.m. Monday 12th January 2009 for burial at General Cemetery.
PALIHAWADANA ARACHCHIGE JOSEPH STANLEY PERERA (Formerly at Liptons
and CR & F.C.). Beloved husband of Maurine, father of Winston (Star Lanka
Shipping), Nilanthi, Hiran (Chilis) and Hirantha (City Pack), father-in-law of
Kamini (Attorney-at-Law) and Lakmali. Cortege leaves residence 25/5,
Gunasekara Avenue, Hendala Junction, Negombo Road, Wattala. Burial at St.
Anne’s, Wattala, at 3.30 p.m.