Death announcement of MOHAMED FAROOK (U.S.A) and formerly
of (Insurance Corporation). Son of late M.L.M. Saleem and late Sithy
Huzaima Saleem (Wellawatte), brother of Wazeera, Fathima, Faseeha,
Fareeha and Hussain Fahumy, brother-in-law of late Haniffa, late Ozeer,
Zavad, Faleel and Shahanaz, uncle of Siraj (Australia), Faumidha,
Shafraz (Australia), Shafnaz, Faheem (Dubai), Thariq (Dubai), Safra,
Fazil, Fathik (UK), Faiq and Hannah. Janaza took place Friday 23rd
October at Dehiwela Jumma Mosque. May Almighty Allah Grant him
Jennathul Firdouse. No. 26/2, Station Lane, Nugegoda. Tel.
DR. GAMINI HATHTHOTUWEGAMA Department of English, University of
Kelaniya and University of Peradeniya. Son of the late John Haththotuwegama and
Beatrice Dias Abeygoonewardena, ex-husband of Yamuna, loving father of Rajith
and Chamindu, brother of Daphne, Irangani, Edna, Geoffrey, Padmini, Leelamani
and Meneka, expired. Cremation at the General Cemetery, Borella at 4.30 p.m.
Sunday the 1st of November. Cortege leaves ‘Kala Bhavana’, Colombo 7 at
HETTIARACHCHI - D.S. The death is announced of D.S. Hettiarachchi,
Business (Welikade). Beloved husband of Soma Hettiarachchi (nee Abeysekera),
loving father of Chandrika, Chandani and Chinta, father-in-law of Dr. H.P.
Premasiri (F.A.O. Consultant, Afghanisatan), Bandula Wickremasinghe (City
Electrical, Borella) and Palitha Wickremasinghe (Saagarika Stores, Welikade),
loving grandfather of Nirasha, Kasun, Kaushalya, Vindya, Isuru and Charika and
much loved brother of late D.D. Hettiarachchi, Rosalind Mudalige, Dr. Wimal
Hettiarachchi and late Asoka Hettiarachchi. Cremation at 4.30 p.m. on Monday the
2nd November at the General Cemetery Kanatte. 56/3, Battaramulla Road, Etul
Kotte, Kotte. Telephone: 011-2863225.
MAHENTHIRAN - DR V. Retired Government Medical Practitioner, formerly
Chief Medical Officer, Colombo Municipal Council, DMO Talaimannar, beloved
husband of Sarojini, loved father of Vatsala, Janarthanan, Dr Narmatha and
Bramiharan, father-in-law of Betty (All of Canada). Cortege leaves Jayaratne
Funeral Parlour, Borella on 2nd November, 09 at 3.30 p.m. for Cremation at
General Cemetery, Kanatte.
MARCIA MUTHIAH Loving wife of late Wilson Muthiah, darling mother of
Mark, Anne, Aloma & Avril, beloved mother-in-law of Mano, Adrian, Keerthi,
loving grandma of Mariane, Marissa, Marlon, Aaron, Alan, Mitchelle, Rochelle and
Sherille, loving sister of Sherille and Frederick. Cortege leaves Jayaratne
Funeral Parlour (Borella) today at 4.00 p.m. for Burial at Borella Cemetery,
NANAYAKKARA - BARBARA (Retired Teacher, St. Anne’s Convent, Wattala).
Beloved wife of late Lazarus Nanayakkara, loving mother of Lalith Augustine,
(Attorney-at-Law & Notary Public), Srilal Anthony, Peter, mother-in-law of
Ramani, Romayne, Priyanganie, grandmother of Nadini, Malinda, Saumi, Luminda,
Piumi & Dilshan. Cortege leaves No. 285, Negombo Road, Welisara, Ragama (Nagoda
Junction) at 3.00 p.m on Sunday the 1st November for burial at St. Anthony’s
Church Kirimetiyagara at 4.00 p.m.
RAJENDRAN Ex-Pilot Officer R. Cy. A.F. Beloved son of the late Mr A.S.
Parayerawar and Mrs Rasaluxmi Parayerawar, beloved brother of P. Nagendran
President’s Counsel, Mrs Pathma Kanagasabai, Mrs Kamala Kanthasamy, Canada, late
Leela Kanter U.S.A and Indy Parayerawar, passed away. His remains were cremated
at a private funeral.
SALLAY - SHIHAM passed away on 21st October 2009. Much beloved son of
Ceasar (Endra) and Bunty (Zaroon), loving brother of Shameera. The family
members thank all those who attended the Janaza, sent messages of condolence and
regret their inability to thank them individually. Special thanks goes to the
Doctors and other medical staff of both the Kandy and Badulla General Hospitals,
for their untiring efforts to save Shiham’s life. May Allah grant him Jennathul
Firdhouse. Janaza took place on Thursday 22nd October at Godawatta, Helahalpe,
SAMARASEKERA HENDRICK (JP) (Retired Asst. Post Master General).
Beloved husband of Amara, loving father of Jayanthi & Mahinda, father-in-law of
Abhaya, devoted grandfather to Paarami, Druvi Suchithra, Sam Hendrick & Louise
Amara, loving brother of late Leela, Piyadasa, Piyasena, Nalin & of Gunawathie,
Soma & Prema, expired on 30th October ‘09. Funeral will take place in Australia.
127, Canterbury Road, Canterbury, Victoria 3126, Australia. Email -
SWARNA HEENDENIYA - USA (Shilpa Nursery School, Etul Kotte). Beloved
daughter of late Edwin and Lilly Heendeniya, loving sister of late Sita
Davundesekera, Raja, Somalatha and Jayampathi, loving sister-in-law of late
Eddie Davundesekera and late Nalini Heendeniya, loving aunt of Manik, Deepthi,
Hasanthi, late Upekka, Harini, Kaushalya and Kanishka, loving grandaunt of
Lakmali, Shehani and Dineth (all USA), expired. Cremation held at Adams Green
Funeral Home, Herndon VA20170 USA on Saturday, the 31st at 10 a.m. Address :
2165, Ferguson Place, Herndon, VA20170 USA. TP. 0017033187375.
WIJEGOONAWARDANA - LAKSHMAN Death is announced of LAKSHMAN
WIJEGOONAWARDANA (Touchwood Investment Pvt Ltd). Dearly beloved husband of
Sriyani (Maersk Lanka Pvt Ltd), loving father of Tamaara and Janani, beloved son
of the late Muhandiram and Mrs. D.B.W. Wijegoonawardana of Welgama Walauwa,
Welgama, Bulathsinghala, son-in-law of the late Mr and Mrs C.W. de Silva of
Walana, Panadura. Funeral arrangements will be notified later. Thilakasiri,
Bekkegama Rd, Walana, Panadura. 038-2236495.
PEIRIS - (MRS) SIRIMA Beloved wife of Samson Peiris of Laxapathiya.
Beloved mother of Sunanda, late Shantha and Swarna, grandmother of Menaka and
Mahesh, sister of late Sirilal, Lakshman and Susil. Remains will lie at Holy
Emmanuel Church Hall from 3.00 p.m. today. Service at 4.00 p.m.
SATHASIVAM - SARAVANAMUTTU Husband of Maheswary - Retired
Superintendent of Official Languages Department (Former Radio Mama), son of late
Sathasivam and late Ponnammah of Sangathanai, Chavakachcheri, son-in-law of late
Ponnusamy and late Victoria Ponnusamy (Jaffna Apothecaries), father of Nirthia
Kalanithi Balakaneshan - (U.S.A.), Dr. Asokan - U.K. and Barathan of Malaysia,
father-in-law of Balakaneshan - (U.S.A.), Maxine Asokan - (U.K.), Marina
Barathan - (Malaysia), grandfather of Prasanna, Gajanthan, Haren, Sanjive,
Anjali, Abinesh and Vidya, great grandfather of Arun, expired. Mortal remains
lie at his residence from 9a.m. on Wednesday 04-11-2009. Funeral rites commence
at 3.00 p.m. and cremation at the Hindu Section at 5.00 p.m. at Borella, Kanatta
on 05-11-2009. No. 6, Ranjan Road, off Station Road, Wellawatte. Tel:
ADAMS - BEVERLY LEILANI (Executive Secretary Eskimo
Fashions). Loving daughter of Anton & Wilma, precious mother and mother-in-law
of Dwayne and Elaine Edmonds (UAE), loving sister and sister-in-law of Valerie &
Abrahim Akbarpour (Iran), Franklin (Aust), Aneesa & Sharir Azoor (Aust),
Claudette & Lylie Almeida (UAE), Jerome & Harshini (Aust) & Sean & Kelly
(Qatar), aunt of Mehdi, Ruhullah, Roghiya, M. Hussain, Indra, Zarah Akram,
Graham, Gareth, Ruchira & Marvan. Remains lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour
from 9.30 a.m. on Monday the 2nd November 2009 and service at 12.45 p.m. Cortege
leaves at 1.30 p.m. for burial at Jawatte Cemetery, Catholic Section, Colombo 7.
(No flowers, donations to Cancer Hospital Maharagama will be accepted at the
Parlour). 29, 2nd Lane, Agaradhaguru Mawatha, Tuedella, Ja-Ela.
FERNANDO - TRIXIE Beloved wife of late Dennis, loving mother of
Ranjith, Lalani, late Sita and of Lakshman, Shirani, Manthri and Manjula,
mother-in-law of Padmini, Herbert Costa, Samson Silva, Swarna, Sunil Rathnayaka,
Senathie Karunarathne and late Ganansekeram, expired. Remains will lie at A.F.
Raymond’s Funeral Parlour. Cortege leaves Parlour at 4.00 p.m. on Tuesday
3rd November 2009. Cremation at General Cemetery, Kanatte at 4.30 p.m.
JAYATHILLEKE - BASIL of Mahabage. Son of late John Dias and Roselyn
Jayathilleke, beloved husband of Shanti, father of Sadaree and Surantha,
father-in-law of Romesh Fernando, brother of Patrick (UK), Praxede and Nanesti
(USA), brother-in-law of Angela (UK), Rienzie Wannithantri (USA), Mala (Matara),
Jayantha and Kumar Herat, expired. Remains at Jayaratne Funeral Parlour,
Borella. Burial on Monday 2nd November at Catholic Cemetery, Borella.
Funeral service at 3.00 p.m. More info - 0773-874324.