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DE SILVA - BERTILLE (Retired Teacher,​ Counselor & Social Worker),​ passed away peacefully on February 25th,​ 2019. Dearly beloved wife of the late Eng. Daya De Silva (Former Department of Buildings,​ General Manager - State Engineering Corporation & Consultant Commonwealth Secretariat,​ London),​ loving mother of Dayanthi and late Nirmala,​ mother-in-law of Deutrom Aluwihare,​ much loved sister of Dr. Rene Bartlett and Inez Goonewardene and of the late Celia Fernando,​ Maureen Jayatillake,​ Dr. Melva Perera and Rev. Fr. Claver Perera,​ dearest Achchi of Diluk & Ashanthi,​ Devanka & Chamindri and Dr. Dineshka. Corrtege leaves residence No. 18,​ Greenlands Lane,​ Colombo 5 at 2.00 p.m. on Wednesday 27th February 2019 for cremation at Borella Cemetery at 3.00 p.m. Tel. No. +94112591010.021245

DON NEWTON KODITUWAKKU (Proprietor - Albert & Co.,​ Maradana). Son of late Mr. & Mrs. Albert Kodituwakku,​ beloved brother of late Lionel,​ late Dharmaratne,​ Mervyn,​ late Ranjith,​ Lalitha,​ Nimal and Kamani,​ brother-in-law of Priyadarshani,​ Leelananda Wijayawardane,​ late Kamal Siriwardane,​ Upali Siriwardane (Rear Admiral - Retired) and Kumari,​ loving uncle of Sharmila,​ Sonali,​ Dilusha,​ Shalini,​ Shaan,​ Rajeev,​ Ruchini,​ Eneesha,​ Pemal and Nisal,​ expired. Cortege leaves residence on Thursday 28th at 4.00 p.m. for cremation at Borella Kanatta at 5.00 p.m. 4/​24,​ 1st Lane,​ Thalakotuwa Gardens,​ Colombo 05.021601

NANDA SENANAYAKE (nee SAPARAMADU) (Retired Teacher - Malapalla Vidyalaya). Beloved wife of the late M.D.T. Senanayake,​ loving mother of Ravindra (Rtd. General Treasury),​ the late Athula (Rtd. MPCS,​ Homagama),​ Amali (Rtd. BOC) and Vinitha (Rtd. Devi Balika,​ Dharmapala and Malapalla Vidyalaya),​ loving mother-in-law of Priyanthi Kalubowila (JK Agencies),​ Sudharma Jayasinghe (Rtd. Pitipana MV),​ K.S. Perera (Rtd. BOC) and Hemantha Saparamadu (Synex),​ loving daughter of the late Romiel Rajakaruna Saparamadu & Caroline de Costa,​ loving sister of Wilfred,​ Milton,​ Sumana,​ Surasena,​ Mala,​ Leela,​ Indra and Chandra (Rtd. SSP) (all deceased) and Padma,​ loving grandmother of Dinendra (HP Computers) & Nayomi (Srilankan Airlines),​ Dimani (Pearsons) & Dushman (Fortude),​ Nethmini & Sachith (99X Technologies),​ Neshani & Sasanka (Australia),​ Ravithree (USA),​ Hasitha,​ Punyamali (KPMG) & Dilan (Finlays),​ Kasunmali (BOC),​ Chandramali (Nielsen),​ loving great grandmother of Dinel,​ Onel,​ Ranel,​ Gisal,​ Deanna,​ Sithil and Nikil,​ passed away at the age of 103+ years. Cremation will be held on Thursday February 28th at the Homagama (Niyandagala) Cemetery at 4.30 p.m. Cortege leaving residence at 3.30 p.m. 170,​ “Nandana”,​ Pitipana Junction,​ Homagama. Tel. 0112857585.021510

PERERA - PHILOMINA (Former Teacher - H.F.C. Dehiwela). Beloved wife of late John Vernon Perera,​ precious mother of Clive (retired Commercial Bank),​ Mervyn (McLarens Containers (Pvt) Ltd.),​ Leonard (Business),​ Sureni (USA),​ loving mother-in-law of Brendon Codipilly (USA),​ Cheryl (McLarens Shipping Lt.),​ Gayani,​ loving Achchi of Chiara,​ Sabrina,​ loving sister of late Rita,​ late Carlo and Patrick. Cortege leaves residence at 4.00 p.m. 32,​ Muhandiram Lane,​ Dehiwala to Mt. Lavinia Cemetery at 4.30 p.m. for burial on 27 Feb. 2019.021006

VANDERWERT - KATHLEEN MARIA. Beloved wife of Maxwell (Retired CGR),​ loving mother of Keith (Shirtworks),​ Shahnaz (Australia),​ Gavin (Oman) and Karen (Ex-John Keells),​ mother-in-law of Priyanthi,​ Christopher (Australia),​ Anastasia and Errol,​ loving grandmother of Krishali,​ Ramona (Australia),​ Melissa (Oman),​ Luigi,​ Amanda,​ Johan (Australia) and Minelli (Australia),​ passed away peacefully on 25th February 2019. Cortege leaves No. 193D/​53,​ Asiri Uyana,​ Kerawalapitiya,​ Hendala,​ Wattala on Wednesday 27th February 2019 at 3.00 p.m. for burial at General Cemetery Borella.021604

Lt. Colonel (Rtd) - ANANDA A. DE ALWIS,​ 1st Co of 3(V) BN Singha Regiment Nuwara-Eliya. At Rest with Jesus. Husband of the late Malkanthi,​ brother of Clement,​ Astrid Shankhla,​ Helene Unamboowe,​ Sunil and Chandra and of the late Barbara,​ Christine,​ Barnes and Lakdasa. Remains lie at A.F. Raymond’s Funeral Parlour from 8.30 a.m. to 3.30 p.m. on Wednesday 27th Februray 2019. Service at 3.30 p.m. and Cremation at 4.30 p.m. at the General Cemetery,​ Borella. (Old Crematorium).021632

 

 


 

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