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Sunday, 3 February 2013





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FERNANDO - EARDLEY. Beloved husband of Shanthi, devoted father of Eransha and Suresh, loving father-in-law of Ruweni, darling grandfather of Taneesha and loving brother of the late Eileen and of Noel. A private funeral was held on 28/01/2013 according to his wishes. A service of thanksgiving would be celebrated at 6.00 p.m. at St. Mary’s Church, Bambalapitiya on 04/02/2013.           028888


ABEL - ESTHER, Wife of Selliah (formerly Food Dept.). Beloved mother of Jothi & Raj (Petroleum), mother-in-law of Krishnamoorthy & Jerine, loving grandmother of Richie, Steffan, Trivine & Naresh. Cortege leaves Mahinda Funeral Parlour, Mt. Lavinia on 03.02.2013 at 3.30 p.m for burial at General Cemetery, Borella.           029412 

ALHAJ ADAM SAIBO MOHAMED BADURDEEN. Inna Lillahi Wainna Ilaihi Rajihoon. Dearly beloved husband of Hajiani Fathimattu Zohara, son of the late Adam Saibo and the late Jameela Umma, son-in-law of the late Hajiani Lateefa Bee and the late Ameer Shahib, loving father of Rifkey (USA), Raneez and Yasmin, brother of the late Alhaj Mohamed Thajudeen and the late Sithy Maleeha, father-in-law of Parveez, Hana and Mizly (USA), darling grandfather of Wardah, Abdullah, Shabnam (USA), Aqib, Sajjard (USA) and Ammar. Janaza took place on January 29, 2013. The members of his family wish to thank all those who attended janaza prayers at the Akbar Mosque, Slave Island and the burial at the Maligawatte Muslim Burial Ground. 67/31C, Asiri Place, off Raja Mawatha, Ratmalana.       028868 

DE SILVA - JANAKI, beloved wife of A.A. De Silva President’s Counsel, mother of Lalin, Aswin and Rangita, mother-in-law of Manjula, Dilupa and Dr. Uditha De Alwis, grandmother of Ambritha, Malin, Raveen, Akshan and Tavisha, daughter of the late C.R. Gunaratna President’s Counsel and the late Monica Gunaratna, sister of Rani, Rohini, Rohantha, Srini, Dr. Priya and Mithila. Private funeral was held on January 31, 2013 in accordance with the wishes of the family. 46/27, Robert Gunawardena Mawatha, Colombo 6.

FERNANDO - Safe in the arms of Jesus. MRS ANSUMALI FERNANDO, UK. Called to rest on 30/01/2013. Wife of Kinsley (UK), mother of Keshari and Michael (UK), mother-in-law of Leelasena, Katherine (UK), grandmother of Kavisha, Farah (UK), sister of Tilak, Sunimal (deceased). Cremation on 07/02/2013 in UK.           029397 

JAYAKODY - NARADA, beloved husband of Ratna nee Yatawaka, loving father of Thilina, Dhananjaya and Indunil, father-in-law of Anusha, Samuditha and Shammi Adhikari, expired. Cortege leaves residence on Sunday 3rd February 2013 at 5.00 p.m. for cremation at Maradagahamulla Crematorium.

JAYAWARDENA - PHILIP. Beloved husband of Princy Jayawardena, loving father of Hilary (Overseas), Mark Anton, Chrishathi Lenadora (Principal, Katunayaka High School, Katunayaka), Pauline Nanayakkara (Principal, Vishaka International Pre-school, Gampaha), Nishanthi Jayawardena (Teacher, Bassilica Primary School Ragama) and Rohan (late), father-in-law of Merina, Ranjani, Shantha Lenadora, Tony Nanayakkara (Rtd. Inspector of Police), Anton Seram (Hotel Galadari), expired. Cortege leaves No.171, Kotugoda Road, Seeduwa at 3 p.m. on 03rd February 2013 for burial at Catholic Cemetery, Indigolla, Gampaha at 4 p.m.          028974 

KULARATNA - DAYA. (former Chairman, Town Council, Piliyandala. All Island JP.). Father of Udeni and Dishanthi, father-in-law of Harsha Priyadarshana (SriLankan Airlines), Preethilal Abeywikrama (ex- Ceylon Petroleum Corporation), grandfather of Adisha, Avishi, and Vidushi, expired. Cremation at Thumbowila Cemetery at 5.30 p.m. on 03rd February 2013. Cortege leaves residence at 5.00 p.m. No.33, Colombo Road, Piliyandala.          028876 

PATHIRATNE - K.G.D.D. beloved husband of Seela, loving father of Dilrukshi, Deepani, Sujeewa and Manoji, loving father-in-law of Nimal, Asitha, Champa and Antoine, loving brother of Ellen, Sheila, Piyaseeli and Sumana (late), loving son of the late Richard and Dona Gimara Pathiratne, expired. Remains will lie at A.F. Raymonds Funeral Palour from 10.00 a.m. on Sunday 3rd February. Cortege will leave the parlour at 4.30 p.m. on Monday, 4th February for cremation at 5.00 p.m. at the General Cemetery, Borella.

PERERA - A.G. OLIVER HEMASIRI (Retired Principal). Beloved hausband of Ramya, loving son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Arnolis Perera of Ambalangoda, loving father of Nirmali (USA), Shyama, the late Nayana, Saliya (Canada), Kumudini and Jaliya (Australia), father-in-law of Sudassana Ponweera (USA), Gamini Gunawardana, Rohitha Rupasinghe, Vonodini Wanasinghe (Canada) and Dr. Chanka Nanayakkara (Australia), brother of the late A.G.G. Perera, Daya Ratnaweera, Catherine Ratnaweera, A.G.C. Perera, Wimala Wijeweera and Eva Jayasuriya, Chitra De Silva, Indra Adihetti and Dr. Arthur Perera (Australia), expired. Cortege leaves residence on 4th of February 2013 (Monday) at 2.30 p.m. for cremation at the General Cemetery, Borella at 4.00 p.m. 16/72, “Sugama”, Gramodaya Mawatha, Kalalgoda Road, Pannipitiya.

SURAWEERA - WIMALANATHA - Beloved husband of Gothami, beloved father of the late Sanjaya, Chamila and Chamira, beloved father-in-law of Sonali, has expired. Cortege leaves residence at 32/1, Dhakshinarama Road, Mount Lavinia for Cremation at Mount Lavinia Cemetery on Sunday, 3rd February at 5 p.m.        029314

WICKRAMARATNA - RANJIT (Ret. Chief Secretary Southern Province), precious husband of Sharmali, darling father of Minoli, Amali and Rinali, loving father-in-law of Kanchana Balasuriya, brother of Rita Peramunagama & Cyril Wickramaratna passed away. Cortege leaves residence 9/1C, Cooray Place, Edirigoda Road, Nugegoda at 3.45 p.m. on Monday 4th February, cremation at the Kirullapone Cemetery at 4.30 p.m.


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