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FERNANDO - FABIAN - Retired Mathematics and Physics Teacher and Assistant Prefect of Games at St. Mary's College, Negombo and retired Mathematics and Athletic Coach of the Calgary Board of Education, passed away peacefully at home in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, to the loving embrance of Jesus, our Saviour. Beloved husband of Sylvia Fernando, nee Roasa (retired Teacher of Croos Convent, Negombo and retired Kindergarten and Music Teacher at Christopher Robin Private School - Calgary), son of late Mr. K.M. Joseph N.E. Fernando and Mrs. Josephine Fernando of Negombo, brother of late Leonard, Kenny, Hilda Jestus, Francisca, Stella and brother of Bertila Emmanuel, loving father of Paula Srianthi (Patrick Hettiaratchi) and John Rongen both of Canada, grandfather of Joseph Sunimal, Marian Hirushika (Matthew) Maria Ruweka (Kevin), John Nishan (Elizabeth), Christine Rukshana (Saurabh) and great-grandfather of Jacinta and Adrian. Funeral masses will be held on Wednesday Feburary 17th and February 18th, 2021 and will be live streamed (see Mclnnis and Holloway Funeral Homes. for details).

PERERA - A.G.N. (Ex. Faculty of Medicine, University of Peradeniya and UNO) - Beloved husband of Rohini, son of late Mr. and Mrs. A.G.G. Perera, son-in-law of late Mr. and Mrs. Simon De Silva, loving father of Deepika, Ubhaya (Qatar) and Col, Sanjeeewa (Sri Lanka Army), father-in-law of Lenin Pradeep and Chandima, grandfather of Sandali, Nihan, Nethmi, Kaveesha, Onadi and Saven, brother of Lakshman (deceased), Dr. Prasad (UK), Bharatha, Srilal (deceased), Saroja (deceased), Kurthi, Ratnamali and Jagath, brother-in-law of Yawwanie, Swarna (UK), Chintha, Sudharma, Upali, Janaki, Lal and Deepthi, expired. Cortege leaves residence No: 5GR, New Aruppola Housing Scheme, Kandy on Monday, 15th February, 2021 for cremation at General Cemetery, Mahaiyawa, Kandy at 3.00 p.m.