CHANDRASEKERA - GAMINI (Retired Principal of following
schools: Isipathana Pannala Dambadeniya Polgahawela Maliyadewa Kandy
International), expired. Remains lie at Jayaratne Funeral Parlour on
Monday 12th. Cortege leaves the Parlour at 2.00 p.m. Cremation at
General Cemetery, Borella.
JAYASUNDERE - YASASSI DHARMASIRI (Formerly of Morawaka Estate,
Morawaka). Beloved husband of Ratnawali (Ratna) nee Palliyeguru, beloved father
of Kumudika, father-in-law of Wajira Dassanayake (Senior Lecturer UNITEC New
Zealand), everloving grandfather of Harshangi, Tharindu and Lakshitha (Abba),
son of late Mr & Mrs G.D. Jayasundere, brother of late Chulamani, Layadi,
Buddhimati, and of Jayanthi, late Sogathatissa, Sinhasiva and of Kusala, late
Dakini, brother-in-law of Richard Kulatunga, late Wijayabahu Wijayasinha and of
Sunethra, Srinath Wimalasekera and Siri Seneviratne, Rohini Umagiliya, late
Ranjani Karunaratna and of Haridrani Amarasinghe. Cortege leaves residence on
Sunday 11th October at 2.30 p.m. Cremation at General Cemetery, Kanatte at 3.30
p.m. No. 15/2, Gower Street, Colombo 5.
PERERA - RONALD (Formerly OTS). Beloved husband of Bertha (Rtd - Bank
of Ceylon Negombo) and loving father of Dr. Rukshan (Canada) and Rajeev,
father-in-law of Thiwanka (Canada) and Nilushi, brother of Ivy, Celine and
Swineetha (Germany), Milroy, Cynthia and Claude, passed away. Cortege leaves
residence 25/4, Mirigama Road, Negombo at 3.30 p.m. on Sunday 11th to St.
Phillip Neris Church, Thammita and thereafter burial at General Cemetery
PUNCHIHEWA - YASOMA Selflessly devoted her life to social service,
caring for and helping those less fortunate. She was the loving wife of the late
Kamal Punchihewa, loving mother of Ana and Ruwan, mother-in-law of Anoma and
Rusheeka, grandmother of Anushka, Ajahn, Kayla and Dillon, sister of the late
Kusala Abeywardene, the late Pinsiripal Fernando, Parakrama Fernando and
Dhammika Fernando. The remains will lie at 504, Rajagiriya Road, Rajagiriya
from Saturday October 10th and the cortege leaves for the Crematorium at the
General Cemetery Borella at 3.30 p.m. on Sunday October 11th. (No flowers by
SAMARASINGHE - DISSANAYAKE JAYATISSA (Retired Village Headman and
Registrar), beloved husband of Lalitha Wickramaratne, father of Anura
(deceased), Nandani, Uditha, Badra and Piyal, father-in-law of Wajira
Karunatilake, Palitha Jayathilake (deceased), Sumith Wickramasinghe and Hirani.
Cortege leaves residence at 4.00 p.m. for the cremation at General Cemetery,
Matara at 5.00 p.m. on Sunday 11th Palatuwa, Matara.
WIMALASURIYA - ARTHUR BERTRAM (Retired SL Airforce). Beloved husband
of Laura, loving father of Nihal (formerly of SL Airforce), Devika, Udeni, Asela
(SL Airforce), step-father of Tessy (Kuwait) and Sammy. Cortege leaves No. 30,
Samagi Mawatha, Kurunduwatta, Kanuwana, Ja-Ela at 10.00 a.m. on Monday 12th
October, for the Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo, 25, Kynsey Road,
Colombo, as per his wishes.
GUNARATNA - WIMALA (nee J.H.W. De SILVA)
Beloved wife of Senath D. Gunaratna, mother of Gayani, Namal and Padmal,
mother-in-law of Thusitha and Dimuthu, passed away on 10th October and funeral
will be on 12th Monday, leaving residence at 4 p.m. No. 10, Kuruppu Lane,
WIRASINGHE (nee WICKRAMASINGHE) - MOIRA ENID AGNES At Rest with Jesus.
Relict of Gusty. Dearly beloved mother of Dr. Marlene, beloved mother-in-law of
Asoka Abeyewardene, darling grandmother of Ashan and Shamika, sister of late
Mervyn, Claude, Olive, Winston, Gerard and of Kathleen, sister-in-law of late
Fanny, Wincy, Gwen and of Helen and Rita. Remains will lie at No. 16,
Cambridge Place, Colombo 7 on Sunday 11th October from 4 p.m. onwards.
Burial at the Family Vault St. Mary’s Church, Kegalle. Funeral arrangements will
be notified later.