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Sunday, 11 October 2015





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Death Acknowledgements

Jayatilaka- Sheila We sincerely thank everyone who helped us in numerous ways during our bereavement.Your help and support is greatly appreciated - Sheila, Surangani, Dilini and Ravi, Sandhya and Gayanath, Edine and Roshan. 60, Malwatte Road, Dehiwala. 154923


ANTHONY - LILY. Beloved wife of late Joseph Anthony, loving mother of Gertrute, Rubert, Raymond, Nesamany, Patrick, Balendra, Clement (Germany), Lalitha, Angela, mother-in-law of late Morais, Rani, Yamani, Godwin, Lalitha, Sandya, Fareena, Tony, Pradeep, Blessed with 29 grandchildren and 29 great grandchildren passed away peacefully on 10th October 2015. Remains lie at A.F. Raymond Funeral Parlour. Cortege leaves Parlour at 3.30 p.m. on Monday 12th October for Borella Kanatte at family Burial Ground. 157611 

ATWELL - LESLIE (Ex. Ceylon Army Artillery) & (Kay Jay Security Services). Husband of Ranjani, loving father of Ricardo (Udaya Graphics), Finella (Australia) & Mystica, brother of Frans (Aus.), deceased loving father-in-law of Sandra, Michael (Aus.) and Christopher, loving grandfather of Jason (UK Travels), Chntal (Aus) and Chester (Dubai), expired after brief illness. Remains will lie at Jayaratne Funeral Parlour, Kalubowila, until 4.30 p.m. on Sunday the 11th October. After Services at the parlour, Burial at Kanatte (Anglican Section), Borella. 187/16C, Jaya Samagi Mawatha, Kalubowila. 0773023555. 157610 

De Silva - Rita - passed away in Toronto Canada on 28 September 2015. Beloved mother of Mano, Vidya, Savi and Rohan Vanigasooriya. Mother in law of Shehan Wijetilaka, Ray Lord and Mary-Kate Murphy. Much loved grand mother of Shani and Tahire Wijetilaka, Christina, Rishen and Annika Lord, Jehaan de Zoysa, Gegory and Alexandra Vanigasooriya. Her remains were cremated in Toronto and ashes will be interred in Sri Lanka in accordance with her wishes. Email: [email protected], [email protected], [email protected], [email protected]. 154047 

FATHIMA - NAJLAH ASLAM - The death is announced of Fathima Najlah Aslam, beloved wife of Aslam Alavi, mother of Aaqilah and Afraah (Bishops College), daughter of late Thowfeek Mukthar and Zulfiq Nawaziya, daughter-in-law of late M.K.M. Yusoof Alavi and late Innayathul Badri, sister of Zaheena, Shizaa, Sahad and Qasid, sister-in-law of Awf Salie, Fariha Salie, Shahul Hussain Alavi, Fiyaza, Ashfaaq, Unais, Shaheema and Qulsum. Janaza took place on Wednesday 7th October 2015, at Maligawatte Muslim Burial Ground after Asr Prayers. 26/5, Alvis Place, (Mukthar Drive), Colombo 3. 157218 

HUNT - (Freddy) WILFRED JEBARATNAM. Husband of Miri (deceased), father of Dr Marianna Hunt, brother and brother-in-law of Sarojini and Arthur Sinnatamby, passed away peacefully in Slovenia and was laid rest on 2.10.15. Dr. M.Hunt’s address: Rovtarske Zibrse 25, 1373 ROVIE, SLOVENIA.154602 

MENDIS - LIONEL - Beloved son of late Mr & Mrs R.M. Mendis, loving brother of Belsy Nelson and Indrani, brother-in-law of late Cecil, Visaka and Palitha, uncle of Ilendra, Rajindra, Chandima, Akhila and Savika, grand uncle of Erindra, Mokshya, Chethaka, Prabash and Senuja, expired. Remains lie at Jayaratne Funeral Parlour. Cremation at General Cemetery Borella at 3 p.m. on Sunday 11th. 156888 

THAMBIAYAH - Mrs. SUMITHRA (nee PEIRIS). Beloved wife of the late S. Thambiayah (Andrew), dearly loved mother of Lal and Zareena, Chesha, Chari and Kumar, Natasha and Ruvan and darling ‘Sumi Archchie’ of Nadishka, Senaka, Zurika, Janish, Devaka, Arshika and Saheli will be remembered for the way she lived her life... for her unshakeable faith in God, appropriately timed wisdom, her profound kindness - towards humans and animals alike, and her signature mulligatawny stew. The funeral service is to be held at home (37, 2nd Lane, Galwala Road [Quarry Road], Mirihana) at 1.00 p.m. on Monday, 12th October, 2015. Cortege will leave the residence at 2.15 p.m. and for cremation at 3.00 p.m. at the Beddegana Cemetery. No flowers or banners by request. Any donations can be made to the Cancer Hospital or a charity of one’s choice. 157613 

THOMAS - PHYLLIS (Nee EBERT), passed peacefully away in Sydney on Sunday October 4, 2015. Much loved daughter of the late Bertie and Ruby Ebert, beloved wife of the late Canon Charles Thomas, loving mother of Chris, David, Margot and Anne, mother-in-law of Natasha, Petunia, Walter de Zilva and Dylan Moldrich, cherished grandmother of Anoushka, Romanie, Lara, Dimitri, Anitra, Danielle and Nicola. Her spirit will live on among those who loved her. A private funeral will take place in Sydney on October 12, 2015. 12, Nurmi Avenue, Newington, NSW 2127, Australia. 157148


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