BARNES - GEORGE KANAGARAJASINGHAM (retd. Asst.
Controller and Asst. Commissioner of Immigration and Emigration and former
AGA of Batticaloa - Vellawelli and Pattipola) Beloved husband of the late
Jeyaranee (nee Canagasabey), much loved father of Shiranee, Premini, the
late Suresh, Rohan and Adrian, father-in-law of Wijerathnam, Mervyn, Niruba
and Subytha, grandfather of Pregiska, Damian, Dilukshan, Timothy, Ethan,
Hannan and Keshini passed away. The Remains will lie at A.F. Raymonds
Parlour on Wednesday 21st May from 8 a.m. onwards. Cortege leaves the
parlour on the same day at 3 p.m. for burial at General Cemetery, Borella
(General Christian Section). Tel: 0775478937. 088440
BENJAMIN - Dr VICTOR - Retd. General Surgeon -
Beloved husband of Saras (nee Rasiah), devoted father of the late Dr Mano,
Dr Lila, Chandra, father-in-law of Dr David Christie, grandfather of
Alexandra and Nicole, brother of Grace Rasiah, Drs Robert and Freddo
Benjamin, brother-in-law of Dr Balu Rasiah, Jeyam, Dr Ranji and Drs Lakshman
and Kirupa Rasiah, entered glory on 10 May 2014 in Sydney Australia. Funeral
at Forest Lawn, Leppington NSW 2179 on Wednesday 21 May 2014 1 p.m. followed
by burial. 33, Maclntyre Crescent Ruse NSW 2560 Australia. 087441
DAIN - MRS. GNEI FAREEDA - Beloved wife of the
late M.N.H. Dain, precious mother of Musthari (Nona), Ramlan (Captain),
Waffar (Raja), Marzeeniya (Ruvina), Munaaf [(late) Thuwanbaba], Zaviniya (nonababa)
and Srina Dain (Tuan Kitchil), loving mother-in-law of Tuani, Sumaari,
Kumala, Roney, Tony and Sharmila, passed away on the 16th May 2014. Janaza
is at 18/42, Ketawelamulla Place, Colombo 9 taken on 17th May 2014 at
3.00 p.m. Ketawalamulla Jummah Mosque. Phone: 0758109926, 0725691938 /
DE SILVA - MARY. Beloved wife of the late Basil,
loving mother of Srilal, Ajith, Kanthi and Priyantha, mother-in-law of
Chandani, Kumari, Nishantha, Menik, Ruckshini, grandmother of Sathya, Jany,
Madura, Achira, Hiruni and Chathurika, expired. Cortege leaves residence
No. 532/22B, Vivekasthana Road, Kapuwatta, Jaela (opposite K Zone) on
Sunday 18th May 2014 at 3.30 p.m. to Weligampitiya R/Catholic Cemetery.
DE SILVA - SIRIMA nee DEVENDRA Beloved wife of
the late S.H. De Silva, sister-in-law of the late Dr. Lucian de Silva,
loving mother of Chinta and Kumudu, mother-in-law of Thusith de Silva and
Anura Jayasena, grandmother of Niranjan and Piyumi, expired. Cortege leaves
residence at No. 49/16, Fife Road, Colombo 5, at 5.00 p.m. on Sunday,
May 18th for Cremation at 6.00 p.m. at General Cemetery, Borella. 088425
DEVADHASAN - Mrs. THAVAMANIDEVI (retd. Asst.
Director of Medical Supplies), the daughter of the late Mr Sabaratnam (retd.
Station Master) and the late Maheswary from Jaffna, the beloved sister of Mr
Nadarajah (Australia), the late Mrs. Manonmani Devi (Australia), Mr.
Sivanandharasa (Colombo), Ganeshananandhan (London) and Vijayaluxmi (Jaffna).
The beloved wife of the late Mr Devadhasan and Beloved mother of Mr Konesa
Kumar (Accountant London), Mrs. Humsa D. Prabhakar (Teacher Saivamangayar
Vidyalayam Colombo) and Dr. Revathi Mayurathan (London) and beloved
grandmother of Keshan, Kirithigan, Kireshaan and Mahisha, resided at No.
#26, 2/4, Moor Road Wellawatte, Colombo 06, has expired on the 16th of
May 2014 at 10.02 a.m. The Last rites will be held at the Jayaratne Florists
Borella, for further info please contact 0773671353, 011-2363300. Informer:
P. Rajapuvaneeswaran C.S.E., C.S.S.L., M.B.C.S. IT Staff N.S.B. 088422
DE SILVA - PASQUALHANDI HENRIETTA, 99 years.
Relict of the late P.B. De Silva, JPUM, Proctor S.C. & N.P. of Galle. Mother
of Rohini (UK), Ranjan, Thilaka and Nandanie, mother-in-law of Sarath,
grandmother of Roshan (US), Jithendra (US), Rushira and Deshan (Australia),
sister of Daisy and the late Wimala, Doulette, Sonny and Sumana, died on
12th May 2014. Cremated on 14th May 2014 at the General Cemetery, Borella. A
private funeral was held. 115, Akuregoda Road, Pelawatta, Battaramulla.
EDIRIWIRA - TAGORE SUNIL - Husband of Winifred
(nee Ohlmus), loving father of Ajitha, Tamara, Suresh, Samantha and Thoshan,
father-in-law of Marina, Roshan Wickremanayake, Heather, Thushara and Maria,
son of the late advocate and the late Mrs. G.W. Ediriwira, loving brother of
Leelamani, Wimal, Rani and Jayantha, brother-in-law of Mahen Gunaratnam,
Chandra de Silva Parita and Holly Ohlmus and Rosemary, expired. Remains will
lie at Jayaratne Funeral Parlour, Borella on Sunday 18th May from 8
a.m. thereafter burial at General Cemetery, Borella at 3.30 p.m. (Buddhist
GOONERATNE - CATHERINE (VIOLETTE) Beloved wife
of the late Arthur, loving mother of Peter (deceased), Angela, Cynthia &
Chrissy, mother-in-law of Irene Halpe, Vimal Pinto Jayawardena and Allister
Nugegoda, loving grandmother of Nilanka, Nilangika, Rajith, Viraj, Melshika,
Sujith and Samantha, affectionate great grandmother of Rebecca, Jason,
Charin, Shenali and Menula. Cortege leaves residence at 3.30 pm. on 19th May
2014 (Monday) for burial at General Cemetery Borella (R.C. Section) from
158/6, Araliya Uyana, Kaduwela Road, Pittugala, Malabe. 088437
PAIVA - MARY ISABELLA (PAIVA) nee CORERA (1922 -
2014) - Dearly beloved wife of the late Thomas Paiva, loving daughter of the
late Christian & Rosemary Corera, everloving mother of Joseph (Australia),
Marie (Australia), Chris (Australia), May & Genevieve, loving mother-in-law
of Sherine, Sherard, Brigitt, Dave & Fadal, darling grandmother of Melissa,
Jason, Sasha, Sean (Australia) & Sudesh. According to her wishes, she was
laid to rest on 17th May at a Private Funeral. Please accept this
intimation. No. 2, Arthurís Place, Colombo 4. 2591082. 087930
PERERA - S.C. (CHANDRA), beloved wife of the
late Edmund Perera, loved mother of Nelum Karawita and Keerthi Karawita
(President New Era Trading Lanka Pvt. Ltd.), loved mother-in-law of Shantha
Samarakkodi and Motoko Hayashi, beloved grandmother of Nilupuli, Sewwandi,
Punsara, Kyu and Toko, passed away. Remains lie at A.F. Raymondís Funeral
Parlour. Cortege leaves the Parlour at 5.15 p.m. on Monday 19th May.
Cremation at the General Cemetery, Kanatte at 6.00 p.m. 088423
PHILIPS DULEEPKUMAR son of the late Sydney
Philips and Gertrude Philips (nee Proctor) brother of late Arasakumar
Philips and Shanthikumar Philips, partner of Accounting Systems & Services
Ltd and an old boy of St. Thomasí Gurutalawa and Mount Lavinia. Remains will
lie at his residence 172/8A, Polhengoda Road, Colombo 5 from 10 a.m.
today Sunday and be removed at 4.30 p.m. for Burial at the Anglican Section,
Kanatte at 5 p.m. on Sunday 18th May. 088441
RADDALGODA - DAYA SENAKA (JP-All Island).
Beloved husband of Swineetha nee Colonne (Retired Principal), loving father
of Sanjeewa (USA), Jeewaka (Ceylon Estate Teas (Pvt) Ltd.), Mihiri (Hashi)
ex-Sampath Bank, father-in-law of Yehara, Shehani & Prageeth (Union Bank,
Maharagama), brother of late Asoka & Sriya Ratnayake (Australia),
brother-in-law of Rukmani, late Indra Ratnayake, Sarath & Sandhya Colonne,
Janaka & Nelum Perera, Lakshman & Shanthi Jayawardena (USA), Ranjit &
Prasadhi Seneviratne (USA), Gamith & Geetha de Silva (USA), Lakmal & Ramani
Perera (Australia), loving grandfather of Yashera, Akasha, Arittha, Inesh,
Shiyara & Dinara. Cremation at Hiniduma on Sunday 18th May at 3 p.m.
Raddalgoda Group, Eppala, Panangala, via Galle. 088247
SAMARANAYAKE - H.M.A. (SAM) (retired
Administrative Secretary, Postal Dept). Beloved husband of Lani, loving
father of Hemal (DFCC Vardhana Bank), Prameel (Oman) and Chameel (Noramix
Trade), father-in-law of Chamila (formerly of Union Bank), Melani (Oman) and
Piumi (Sri Lanka Shipping), expired. Cremation at Borella Cemetery on May 18
at 4 p.m. Cortege leaves residence No. 61/32, Lt. Col. Sumith Dhammika
Perera Mawatha, Pannipitiya Road, Battaramulla at 3 p.m. 087852
WIJAYAWICKREMA - HARWARD PHILLIP Beloved husband of the late Mrs.
Chandra Wijayawickrema loving father of Sisira (Airport and Aviation),
Nilani and Sujath loving father-in-law of Nelum Karunaratne (MAS Intimates,
Ratmalana), Lal Udugala and Nishanthi Athale grandfather of Amindri &
Tharaka Jayasinghe (Australia), Chamodi, Lavanga & Ovini, expired. Funeral
will take place on Monday 19th of May at Beddagana Cemetery, Kotte. No.
24/10, Rajamawatha, Pitakotte. 088439