Obituaries | Sunday Observer


30 July, 2022

DANIEL C.S.I. (CHRISTOPHER) Safe in the arms of Jesus. Retired,​ Hatton National Bank. Son of late Rev. T.B. and Mrs. Daniel,​ beloved husband of Hepzy,​ loving father of Angelina and father-in-law of Jesuran Dharmaraj,​ much loved grandfather of Anushri,​ brother of late Raja (WER),​ Rani Jeeva (Canada),​ Gertie and late Rev. John,​ brother-in-law of Mary,​ Sam Jeeva (Canada),​ late Eunice and Felix Gnanaraj of Chennai. A private funeral was held on 30th July 2022. A Service of Thanksgiving for the life of Christopher will be held at the Church of St Francis of Assisi,​ Mt. Lavinia. Date and time will be notified later.044244

FERNANDO (nee WALLES) DEOLENE JOHANNA GUEST - Beloved wife of late Ellsworth Kingsley Elmo Fernando,​ loving sister of late Dawn,​ late Steven,​ Marlene and Jacqui,​ darling mother of Graham,​ Helene,​ Aubon and Rinette,​ mother-in-law of Leonie,​ Russell,​ Majella and Roger,​ loved grandmother of Daniella,​ Jarron,​ Kaelen,​ Lauren and Leanne,​ passed away peacefully on the 25th of July 2022. Remains lie at A.F. Raymonds Parlour for viewing on Saturday 30th July from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and on Sunday 31st July from 10 a.m. The funeral service will be held at the parlour on Sunday at 2.30 p.m. Cortege leaves the parlour at 3.30 p.m. for cremation at 4.00 p.m. at Kanatte,​ Borella.044183

JAYATHILAKE - ELMO DEVAPRIYA. Son of late Mr S.H. Jayathilake and late Mrs F.M. Jayathilake,​ brother of Basil,​ Sirima,​ Padma,​ Sujatha,​ Chithra and late Malcolm. Funeral service will take place at Mahaiyawa Cemetery at 9 a.m. on 01st August 2022.043771

WIJESEKERA - DILANI CHANDRIKA nee DODAMPEGAMA. Dearest daughter of Ranjith & Rita Dodampegama,​ dearly beloved wife of Nalin Wijesekera,​ loving mother of Eranga & Thilina Wijesekera,​ much loved sister & sister-in-law of Niroshini & Wimal Jayasekera,​ sister-in-law of Rohan & Aruni Wijesekera,​ loving aunt of Milinda & Vinuli Jayasekera,​ passed away on 5th July 2022 after a brief illness and a burial held on 6th July 2022. We wish to thank all those who attended the funeral,​ sent messages of condolence,​ floral tributes and those who helped in numerous ways. 23,​ Sri Dhammadara Road,​ Ratmalana.044007