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Sunday, 2 September 2012





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GREBE - TYRONE, passed away on 2nd August 2012. Loving father of Jennifer, Rebecca and Jackie, son of the late Vincent & Blanche Edirisinghe, brother of Norman & Iris (UK), the late Terrence & Arthur, Edward & Shelton, Hyacinth & Minnet (UK), the late Rex & Darrel, Maxwell (UK), Lorraine. The Funeral Service took place on Saturday 4th August 2012 at Roman Catholic Section, General Cemetery, Borella. The family members wish to thank all those who attended the funeral, sent floral tributes and messages of condolence. We regret our inability to thank everyone individually. Informer: Minnet Samarasinghe, 43A, Royal Crescent, London, W11 4SN (United Kingdom).      226297 

PURIJJALA BASIL - The family of late Basil Purijjala is sincerely grateful to all the relatives, friends and neighbors who attended the funeral, sent floral tributes, messages of condolence and helped us in numerous ways. We regret our inability to thank everyone individually. May he attain the supreme bliss of Nirvana. Sadly missed by wife Charlotte, son, daughter and grandchildren.       224692 

SILVA - MARIE, passed away on 22 July, 2012. Funeral service took place on 23 July, 2012 at St. Joseph’s Church, Moratuwa. Beloved wife of late Annesley Charles, loving daughter of late Simeon and Ouida Perera, sister of late Simeon (UK), Leonard, Celine (Canada), Angeline (UK), Florine (Canada). The family members wish to express their sincere thanks to all those who phoned and sent cards and messages of condolence. They regret their inability to thank them individually.     225791


KATHIRAMAR - RAMASAMY. Retired Assistant Superintendent of Railways, Maradana, Colombo. Beloved husband of Mahaluxmy Ramasamy, caring father of Suganthy and Sahunthee, father-in-law of Vijayakumar and Sri Rajkumar and loving grandfather of Prakash, Ashok, Niresh and Krishane, passed away in London on 30th August 2012. The funeral service will take place in London on 3rd September 2012. All messages of condolence to Vijayakumar (00447751888813) and Sri Rajkumar (00447710331991).       229042

MUTTIAH - KATHIRAVETPILLAI - Retired Assistant Superintendent of Railways. Beloved husband of late Parameswary, loving mother of Dr M.K. Muruganandan, Pankayatselvi, Balasoundary, Maheswaran (Germany), Manohar (Japan), brother of Kumaralingam and late Kasiviswanathar, father-in-law of Manimadevi, Satchithanandam, Kumaralingam, Gowrimanohari, Shanthi, grandfather of Ramyean, Ellel, Barathi, Saiyon, Thileepan, Nishanthan, Nirupan, Sowmiya, Medusha and great-grandfather of Keirishan and Vipushan, expired on 30th Aug. Remains will lie at Mahinda Parlour at Mount Lavinia. Respects could be paid at Parlour on Sunday 2nd (9 a.m. - 1.30 p.m.) Cortege leaves Parlour for cremation at 2 p.m. - Family Members.       229025

PATHMANATHAN - GAJAN. Dearly beloved husband of Dhamayanthy, devoted father of Ishani and Anjali, ever-loving son of the late Sundary and W. Pathmanathan and son-in-law of Arunthathy and the late T. Thiruchittampalam, loving brother of Wiji, Dai and Dharshi, passed away on August 29th, in Maryland, USA. Cremation on Sunday September 2nd, Maryland, USA.     228964 

PERERA - D.H.N. (Retired Director General B.O.I.). Beloved husband of the late Sunitha, loving father of Lalindra & Priyantha, father-in-law of Anoma, grandfather of Chayanika, brother of the late Lakshman, Srimathi and of Chandrasoma, Anula & Pathma, expired. Cortege leaves A.F. Raymond's Funeral Parlour at 4.30 p.m. on Monday 3rd September. Cremation at the General Cemetery, Borella at 5.00 p.m. 229044

SIRISENA - MALANI CHANDRALATHA (Retired Confidential Secretary, People’s Bank Regional Office Engineering Division). Beloved wife of Mr I.M. Sirisena (retired People’s Bank), beloved mother of Meth Priyankara Sirisena (HNB), Kasunthi Upeka (HNB) and mother-in-law of Madavi Weerasekera and Dinal Fernando (HNB), expired. Remains lie at 67/8, Wijitha Mawatha, Bandarawatta, Yakkala. Cremation at Gampaha Kasagahawatte Cemetery on 3rd September 2012 at 5.30 p.m. 0332232482, 0727648457.     228938 

TISSEVERASINGHE - WINIFRED At rest with Jesus. Beloved wife of the late Cyril, loving mother of Grace, Therese, Rev. Sister Manjulla St. Agnes Convent, Matale and Pushparanee, mother-in-law of the late Silverius Moses and of Jayendran Thiyagarajah, beloved sister of the late Violet, Gertrude and Chrisolagus. Cortege leaves residence 184, Myurapura Tissa Road, Hambantota at 02.00 p.m. on Monday 03rd September for Holy Mass at Our Lady of Sorrows Church and afterwards for burial at the cemetery, Hambantota. Tel: 047-3486252.             229043

VILATHGAMUWA - CLARE. Precious wife of Vincent Bernard Vilathgamuwa, beloved daughter of late Dr. & Mrs Joseph Reginald Perera of Kochchikade, loving mother of Nihal, Swarnamalie, Sharmalie and Ashley, loving mother-in-law of Kanthi, Hemal, Sunil and Jean, darling grandmother of Roshan & Julia, Remali & Mark, Karen, Aaron, Shehan & Taliya and Shenal, darling great-grandmother of Tashiya, Aidan and Asher, passed away peacefully at home. Funeral Service will be held at Sacred Heart Church, 13, Park Road, Cabramatta NSW 2166 at 10.00 a.m. followed by burial at Liverpool Catholic Cemetery, St. Brigid’s Lawn on Monday the 3rd September 2012. All messages of condolence to 9, Willowbank Crescent, Canley Vale NSW 2166 Australia.        224365 

WIJETUNGA - MRS LETTIETIA CHANDRA. Beloved wife of Mr H. Wijetunga (retired Deputy Postmaster General), loving mother of Krishan Wijetunga (President LC Gems, Los Angelese), Dr Prasan Wijetunga (JMO Panadura), mother-in-law of Shiromi Wijetunga, expired. Cortege leaves residence on Sunday 2nd September at 5 p.m. for cremation at General Cemetery, Borella Crematorium at 6 p.m. No.17, Maitland Crescent, Colombo 7.       228873  

WIJAYAWEERA - BASIL. Beloved husband of Joyce, father of Thilak Shyamalie, Shiromalie and Akalanka, father-in-law of Shiranthi, Felician, Rohan and Niomie, expired. Burial at Roman Catholic Cemetery, Wewala, Ja-Ela on 3rd September (Monday) at 3.30 p.m. 1/75, Xavior Road, Ja-Ela.           229039


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