LOURDES - REV. SR. KAMALA FMM (LEONIE)
Franciscan Missionaries of Mary of Good Rest Convent, Nuwaraeliya,
expired. The Funeral Mass will be at St. Anthony’s Convent Chapel,
82, D.S. Senanayake Mawatha, Borella at 3 p.m. on Sunday 8th
February. Thereafter Burial at General Cemetery, Kanatte, Borella.
(Roman Catholic Section).
ALEXANDER - MRS. DEEPTHIE (Nee MENDIS) expired 6th
February ‘09. Loving wife of Norman Alexander, mother of Denver and Nethan (St.
Benedict’s College - Kotahena), daughter of Chandrani and Nicholas Mendis,
daughter-in-law of Grace and late G.A. Alexander, sister of Prasanna and Duleep,
sister-in-law of Sylvester, Mark, Samantha, Aloma, Sudhammi, Melanie, Vishanthri
and Rukmal (Kenya). Cortege leaves residence No: 255/25, Kerawalapitiya,
Muditha Mawatha, Hendala, Wattala on Sunday 8th Feburary 2009 at 3.30 p.m.
Burial at St. Sebastian’s Church, Kandana (Roman Catholic Section). Relatives
and friends please accept this intimation.
CASPERSZ - YVONNE THERESE (nee CRUSZ) passed away
peacefully in Toronto, Canada on 27th January 2009. Loving and devoted wife of
late J.A.E. (Ashton) Caspersz, beloved mother of Glendwr, Rosita, Angeline and
Roger, mother-in-law of Shiran, Todd, Terry and Nilsa, much loved sister of
Hilary, Noel and Vernon (all decd.), Rienzi (Canada), Maxwell, Noeline
(Australia) and Jerome, sister-in-law of Decima, Tirzah, Barbara, Anne, Yvonne,
Noel Bartlet and Monica, Obsequies were held at St. Bernadette’s Catholic
Church, Ajax, followed by entombment at Resurrection Catholic Cemetery, Whitby,
Ontario, Canada on 30th January. (A requiem Mass will be offered shortly, date
and venue of which will be notified). 17/1, Old Quarry Road, Mount Lavinia.
CHRISTIAN - LERINS (J.V.L.) of Martyn Road,
Jaffna, Sri Lanka. Formerly of Govt. Stores, D.P.L. Branch, Colombo, expired
in Toronto Canada on Friday 30th Jan. 2009, aged 79. Son of late James and May
Christian, husband of late Alice, father of Devaraj (UK), father-in-law of
Chandra (UK), brother of late Lascelles, Lynette (Canada) (Staff, Holy Family,
Jaffna), Amirtham (UK) (Airforce-SL), Lloyd (Canada), Imma (Canada) (Staff Holy
Family Jaffna), Lesley (USA), Pushpa (Canada), Gunam (USA) and Jeanne (Canada).
Viewing : Friday 6th Feb. 09 at Ogden Funeral Home, Scarborough, Ontario,
between 5 p.m. and 9 p.m. Funeral Service was held at St. Aiden’s Church,
Scarborough on Saturday 7th Feb. 09 at 10.30 a.m. followed by Interment at
Christ The King Cemetery, Scarborough. Lerins was an Old Boy of St. Patrick’s
College, Jaffna, Sri Lanka, as were his grandfather, father and all his
brothers. Contact : Imma - 001 416 438 5015 Easwari - 001 416 492 0069.
MELLO BERTHA (Rtd Teacher). Beloved wife of late
Aquinas Mello (Ex. Ford Rhodes), darling mother of Jacintha (USA), Nimal, Iroma
(USA), Christine (USA) & Antonette, mother-in-law of Peter (USA), Treloni,
Ranjith, late Lasantha (USA), caring sister of Mercy (Rtd Teacher), grandmother
of Nirosha, Shereen (Next), Niluka (Hutch), Rodney (Abans), Nuwan (Brandix),
Nalin (USA), Rochelle (USA), Romesh (USA), Hirantha (USA), Sandra (USA), Srimal
(USA), expired. Cortege leaves residence at 4.00 p.m. on 09th February 2009 for
burial Sea Street Roman Catholic Burial Ground (Negombo). No. 387/10, Main
Street, Negombo (Copra Junction).
PERERA - ELPHEGE PERCIVAL ANDREW (Ex - Mackwoods
Ltd.), aged 90 years, passed away peacefully, on 9th January, 2009 in Victoria,
Australia. Beloved husband of Bridget (Deceased) and loving father of Rodney
(Deceased), Shirley (Mackwoods), Miriam, Lorraine & Everard (all Australia),
father-in-law of Pat (nee Kelaart), Pepita (nee Antony), Winston Mack & Johann
De Bond (both Deceased), Spencer Wood & Trudy (nee Jackson) - Australia.
Grandfather of Jeremy, Warren, Joanne, Sharon, Andrew, Stephanie, Julie Ann
Edward & Alexander - Australia & Rochell & Natalie, grand father-in-law of
Catherine, Mariza, Danko, Michael & Simon (all Australia) & Richard, great
grandfather of Trisha Marie, Jason, Nathan, Thalia, Taniesha, Zack, Dylan, Levi
& Abbie (Australia) & Alisha & Sondra, brother of Winifred, Praxede & Carmen
(both Deceased), brother-in-law of Erken, Clarence, Aloysius, Zita, Jasmine,
Shirley (all Deceased), Edna, Muriel, Lawrence, Merlyn & Anton (Australia).
Burial took place on 12th January, 2009 in Victoria, Australia.
RATWATTE - PREMAWATHIE MARY (PREMIE) Beloved wife
of late Sidney, loving mother of Shevanthi (Canada) and Suresh (Hotel Topaz the
Tourmaline - Kandy), mother-in-law of Vijith Dissanayake and Seedevi,
grandmother of Shenouka Ashanthi, Shevan & Shenal. Cremation took place at
Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada.
SENEVIRATNE - DAGMAR Beloved wife of late Trevor
Seneviratne of Negombo. Loving mother of Prashanthi Mendis, mother-in-law of
Laksiri Mendis, grandmother of Lakshi Mendis, sister of late Gladys Perera, late
Beryl Ranatunga, Kingsley Rodrigo (Kandy), Olga Perera and Ranjit Rodrigo (UK).
Cortege leaves residence on Sunday 08th February 2009 at 4.30 p.m. for burial at
General Cemetery Negombo. No. 11, First Cross Street / Sea Street , Negombo.
DISSANAYAKE - SUNETHRA DEVI Beloved wife of late
Chandrasiri Dissanayake, precious mother of Nilanthi Priyanthi Chithranjali and
Nuwan, loving mother-in-law of Chula Seneviratne, Ravi Perera and Raneeka and
darling grandmother of Sandesh, expired. Cortege leaves residence No. 73,
Elhena Rd, Maharagama on ninth February, 2009 at 3.30 p.m. for cremation at
General Cemetery, Kanatte, Borella at 4.30 p.m.
LODEWYKE - FABIAN GODFREY (Ex. Times of Ceylon /
Upali Group). Husband of Rita, father of Charmaine, Jasmine, Darrell (East West
Foods), late Rex and of Anslem (Australia), father-in-law of Raymond Rodrigoe
(Mount Lavinia Hotel), Adrian Ludowyke (Maldives), Sunethra and Chris
(Australia), grandfather of Rienzo (Dialog), Joanne (Classic Travels), Anton
(M&S), Melissa, Melanie, Andrea, Ethan, Erin and Isabell, great-grandpa of
Ayden, brother of late Douglas Lodewyke, brother-in-law of Auril. Cortege leaves
A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour at 3.30 p.m. on Sunday 8th February for Service
at St. Joseph’s Church, Grandpass and thereafter Burial at Madampitiya
SYLVESTER - SUSAN SUGIRTHAN Beloved wife of late
Denis Sylvester, loving mother of Joe Thaninayagam (UK), Rex Ranjithanayagam
(UK), Arunthathy (Formerly St. Bridgets), Anton(Australia), Jenny (Norway) and
Savithri (Australia), mother-in-law of Manjula (UK), Florence (UK), Gerard (The
Finance), Carmen (Australia), Baskaran (Norway) and Hasitha (Australia). Remains
lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour. Cortege leaves at 4.00 p.m. on Wednesday
11th February. Burial at General Cemetery, Kanatte (Roman Catholic Section).
RANASINGHE - HILDA STELLA Beloved wife of Wilbert, loving mother of Nelum
(BMC), Deepthi, Rashmi (Australia), Chintha (CIC), Sharma, mother-in-law of late
Denzi and of Sri, Pemsiri, Roy, Jerry (Sri Lankan Airlines), grandmother of
Denuwan, Umanga, Nipunika, Tara, Jeshan, Natasha, Tehanee, Shamara and Amrista,
expired. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymonds Funeral Parlour on Monday 9th February
2009 at 2.30 p.m. for Service at St. Michael and All Angels, Polwatte at 3.00
p.m. thereafter Burial at General Cemetery, Kanatte (Anglican Section), at 5.00