Former ANCL works manager Lylie Peiris passes away | Daily News

Former ANCL works manager Lylie Peiris passes away

Former works manager at Associated Newspapers of Ceylon Ltd (ANCL) Lylie Peiris (88) passed away on Thursday February 28.Peiris joined ANCL in May, 1954 as a printing works assistant and was later promoted as a production assistant. In 1977, he was promoted as the works manager of the company.

In 1980, he was sent to the UK and the USA on the introduction of Lithographic newspaper printing. He represented ANCL at seminars and conferences and retired in December 1990.

He was the son of late J.E.V. Peiris, former Royal College lower school head master.He leaves wife Carmen and three sons, Laknath - Roshini, Lalaka -Yamuna, Lohan and two grand daughters Lakmali and Sonali.


 

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