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Sunday, 1 January 2012





Marriage Proposals
Government Gazette

ANANDAPPA - MARIENNE RITA LEONIE (nee DE SILVA WIJEYERATNE). At rest with Jesus. Dearly beloved wife of the late R.A.C.J. (Remy) Anandappa, mother of Angela and Marita, mother-in-law of Nishantha Abeysiriwardena, grandmother of Niam, Anish and Nishela Abeysiriwardena (2246 Towne Park Drive, Huntsville at 35803, USA), daughter of the late Vincent and the late Wilma De S. Wijeyeratne, sister of Yvonne De Zilwa, late Winston De S. Wijeyeratne, Anne Jayasinghe, late Quintus De S. Wijeyeratne, late Anton De S. Wijeyeratne and Neliya Kurukulasuriya. Remains will lie at A.F. Raymonds Funeral Parlour, Borella. Visitation on Sunday January 1st, 4.00 - 8.00 p.m. and Monday January 2nd 10.00 a.m. - 1.00 p.m. Burial at General Cemetery Kanatte, Borella (R.C. Section) on January 2nd at 4.30 p.m. 380004 

COSTA, Y. DHANAPALA of No.97, Kuruppumulla Road, Panadura - Retired Assistant Commissioner, Department of Inland Revenue and Proprietor of Y.D. Costa and Company, Registered Auditors. Dearly beloved husband of Felicia Perera, loving father of Ruwan Costa (Chartered Architect), Samadara Jayasinghe (Attorney-at-Law and Immigration Consultant, Canada), Dr Arunui Herath and Sandun Costa (Chief Engineer - Marine), beloved father-in-law of Dr Chitralekha Abeysinghe, Hector (Gamini) Jayasinghe (District Manager, Bank of Ceylon), Dr Jayantha Herath (Associate Professor, University of Manitoba) and Gayathri Costa, loving grandfather of Supun, Amanda, Gimhani, Tikiri, Kusal, Sahan, Savindra, Udith, Dineth, Kavith and Navith, beloved brother of late Y.E. Costa, late Y.W. Costa, late Vytline Wickremeratne, Y.P. Costa, Y.K. Costa and Jayawathie Costa, passed away peacefully in Canada on Monday 26th of December 2011. The funeral took place on the 29th December 2011 in Toronto, Canada. Tel: 001-647-344-1831. 376197 

CRAMER - MURIEL HILDA (BABS). Loving wife of the late Bertram Cramer. Beloved mother of Jeanne (Leonie, Aust.), Carryle (Goa), and Marina (Aust.), mother-in-law of Melville Moraes and Errol Perera, ever loving grandmother of Zahara, Analia, Avon and Sandrine, sister of Rita, Stella, and the late Frank, Virgie and Rose, sister-in-law of Rani, Ronald, Anton and the late George and Joe. Her burial took place as per her wishes on 27th December 2011. 140 Avebury Drive, Berwick 3806, Melbourne, VIC, Australia. 377155 

FERNANDO - MICHAEL (Ex Secretary to the Chairman, CTB, Kurunegala). Loving husband of Joyce (Retired Matron of Durdans Hospital), loving father of Manilal (UK), Romani (ACL Cables), Jennifer (Commercial Bank) and Manilka (St Anneís Farm), father-in-law of Shamani (UK), Sanjeewa (Prima - Ceylon Grain Elevators), Anton (Commercial Bank) and Kumari, loving brother of late Edward, Anton and Titus, beloved grandfather of Manisha Sachini, Sean, Kevin, Lakshan, Joyce and Annmarie. Remains will lie at A.F. Raymondís Funeral Parlour from 10.30 a.m. on 1st January 2012. Cortege leaves the Parlour at 4.00 p.m. on 2nd January 2012. Burial at the General Cemetery Kanatte (R.C. Section). 380440 

GANHEWA - DULCIE FLORENCE (nee DISSANAYAKE). Beloved wife of late Premachandra Ganhewa, loving mother of Asoka (USA), Gamini (Australia), Damayanthi, Jayatha (Germany), Lalith (Germany) and Saman (Sri Lanka), beloved grandmother of Vindhya, Pradeepa, Pujitha, Thusita and Lea, great grandmother of Meira, Maximus and Finn, passed away on 27th Dec 2011. 6, Police Park Terrace, Colombo 5. Cortege leaves residence on Monday 2nd Jan. 2012 at 3.00 p.m. to General Cemetery, Borella. 378954 

GASPE PREMADASA (Retd. Superintendent of Works, MC Kurunegala). Beloved husband of Lilamani (Retd. Librarian, PS Wariyapola), loving father of Chomani (USA), Vishnika (HFC, Bambalapitiya), Ashani (Fiji) & Thinusha (Misc), expired. Cortege leaves residence for burial at 4 p.m. 01st January 2012. CTC Bogammana, Wariyapola. 380423 

HERBART DE SILVA DHARMAWICKRAMA - Beloved husband of Malani Gunasekara, father of Priyantha, Damayanthi (Vidyaloka College, Galle), father-in-law of Ranjith Kaludewa (DSS - Colombo), Manori (England), Herbart De Silva Dharmawickrama J.P. (retired Registrar Muncipality, Galle), expired. Cremation will take place at Galle, Dadalla Cemetery at 5.00 p.m. on 01.01.2012. 380064 

JAYAWARDENA MALLIKA - Beloved wife of late P.S. Jayawardena, loving mother of Priyantha and Maheshi Jayasekera, mother-in-law of Chitranganie and Chandana, sister of late Eric, Brayan and Sitha. Cortege leaves residence 333/2, Old Kesbewa Road, Rattanapitiya, Boralesgamuwa at 4.00 p.m. on Sunday 01st January 2012. Cremation at Borella Kanatta at 5.00 p.m. 377697 

MAHESWARAN - V. (Ex. CWE). Husband of Rathnawathie, son of late Veerasingham and Letchumipillai, son-in-law of late Marimuttu and Sivagnanawathy, beloved father of Dr. Rohan and Thileepan (New Zealand), Yasotha and Sugantha (Canada) and Sujatha (Denmark), father-in-law of Tamaraichelve, Suganya, Sivathasan Vijayakumar and Yogendra, grandfather of Ashwini, Sanjith, Dharshikan, Pranesh, Kavinesh, brother of late Satchithananthan and Rajeswary, Panchanananthan (ex. Survey Dept). Remains will be kept at Jayaratne Funeral Parlour, Borella for viewing on Monday 02nd January 2012 from 8.00 a.m. onwards. Funeral rites will be held on the same day commencing 12 noon. Cremation at General Cemetery Kanatta at 2.00 p.m. Dr. V. Rohan (son) B 17 2/2, Maligawatte Flats, Colombo 10. Tel: 2439591. 380065 

ROZAIRO - ARLENE (nee van gramberg) - Dearly beloved wife of Ralph (Tony) Rozairo (Ex Petty Officer Sri Lanka Navy Band), sister of Sherman Van Gramberg and Christine Koelmeyer (both of Australia), Elston and Hivren Van Gramberg (Deceased), sister-in-law of Bunny, Maureen & Erine (Sri Lanka), passed away peacefully on the 29th of December 2011 in N.S.W., Australia. 380439 

SALGADO - MRS SRIMATHI (nee de FONSEKA). Wife of late E.W. Salgado (former Secretary of Kurunegala, Kalubowila, & General Hospital, Colombo) and daughter of late Mr & Mrs Beno de Fonseka of Panadura, expired on 10th December 2011 & was cremated on the 11th December 2011 according to her wishes. 51, Fonseka Road, Panadura. 376191 

SUBRAMANIAM PILLAI - MAHESAN CANAGASABY (Retired Petroleum Corp/ Lankem). Son of late Canagasaby Mudaliar (Manipay), beloved husband of Padmini Canagasaby, brother of Ranjith Canagasaby, loving father of Shayameera, Shayanudha, Ramoshan Canagasaby, father-in-law of Guhadasan (Germany), Sivakanthan (Skansco Trading Co.,), Ganka (USA), loving grandfather of Archathaa, Rishmithaa, Shashvithaa, Krisheth Kravith, Prajoth, Pradishtra, Rishathvik, Rishenth. Remains lie at A.F. Raymondís Funeral Parlour, Borella from 9 a.m. on Monday Jan. 2nd. Cremation at 4.30 p.m. Kanatte. 380405 

wijesekara - stanley - Beloved husband of late Sujatha Cooray (Ex. Gothami BMV, Colombo 10), father of late Chanaka (Union Bank), Chamila (Ex. Union Bank), father-in-law of Hemal Samaranayake (Seylan Bank), expired. Body will be handed over to the Medical Faculty at 11.00 a.m. from Jayaratne Funeral Parlour, Borella on Monday January 2nd. No. 96, Temple Road, Colombo 10. 2693586, 077-3429963.  380441


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