Obituaries | Sunday Observer


27 August, 2023

ALAGARAJAH - RAJARATNAM - Beloved husband of Shermila,​ loving father of Anushman,​ Sanjeev and Amrit,​ father-in-law of Bavatharini,​ Darminee and Revathy,​ everloving appappa of Aarthi,​ Sohalia,​ Vaishali,​ Aardarsh and Arvin. Remains lie at 40/​1,​ Bagatalle Road,​ Colombo 3. Cortege leaves residence at 11.00 a.m. on Sunday the 27th for cremation at General Cemetery,​ Borella (Hindu Section).053888

DIAS BANDARANAIKE - LAKSHMI (nee JAYASUNDARA) - Loving wife of the lat Hon. Felix Dias Bandaranaike and loving mother of Christine,​ mother-in-law of Avindra Rodrigo and grandmother of Chalya and Jaana,​ loving sister of late Manel de Alwis,​ Nissanka (Noj),​ Jayasundera,​ Malkanthie Wikramanayake and Indrani Hewitt,​ passed away at home peacefully. Viewing from 10 a.m. and Service at 3.30 p.m. at Mahanuge Gardens on Sunday,​ 27th August and burial thereafter at 4.30 p.m.,​ The Anglican Section,​ Kanatte.053875

FLORENCE - MRS. MARY GONAWELA (nee MARTINSTYNE) called to rest on 23rd August,​ 2023. Beloved wife of late Mr. James Gonawela,​ sister of Noble,​ late Dora,​ Percy,​ Henry,​ Villie,​ Gordon,​ loving mother of Christopher,​ Andrew,​ Mervin,​ Aubrey,​ Patrick and Mark. Remains lie at “RESTPECT” 483,​ Bauddhaloka Mawatha,​ Colombo 08 from Saturday,​ 26th August,​ 6.00 p.m. to 10.00 p.m. and Sunday 27th August,​ 8.00 a.m. to 2.30 p.m. Cortege leaves parlour for service at Christ Church,​ Mission Road,​ Kotte at 3.00 p.m. and followed by the burial at 3.30 p.m.053254