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30 August, 2020

PERERA - ROHAN - The death is announced on 16th August of Liyanage Rohan Augustus Deepashanthi,​ youngest son of late Mr. L.R.N.H. Perera and late Mrs. Merlyn Perera,​ dearly beloved husband of Annie,​ darling father of Natalie and Neil,​ father-in-law of Tan & Meesa,​ adored Seeya of Daniel,​ Zaara & Zane,​ much loved little brother of Ranjini,​ (Negombo) late Chithrani (UK),​ late Pavithranama (Australia) Kanthi (UK),​ late Deva,​ late Anton,​ Maithri - Teena (UK) Nirmali - Nimmi (UK),​ brother-in-law Millie,​ Rita,​ & Vernon all of (UK) late Gamini Karunasena,​ Shanthi (Australia),​ Christopher Cole (UK),​ Shiromi,​ Michael (UK) and John Pannell (UK) passed into the kingdom of the Lord. His remains will be cremated on 28th August 2020 in UK and his ashes will be brought to Sri Lanka to be interred as per his last will.049980

RODRIGO - PHILOMINA LOURDES REGINA Called to rest with Jesus,​ loving wife of late Winston Rodrigo,​ mother of Heloise (Favourites Montessori),​ Hadley (ILM Shipping),​ Avril (late) & Alan (Asian Tiger),​ mother-in-law of Darren (SLII),​ Susan,​ Rex (Ceyoka) & Minoli (Uniliver),​ Loving grandmother of Jessica (Wendy Whatmore),​ Desree (JKH),​ Michael,​ Heliza (HNB),​ Meredith (Shiftx,​ Shevon,​ Onela,​ Stephan,​ Aimee) loving sister of Carlyle (late),​ Yvonne (late),​ Noelene,​ Rita Christo (Aust) & Kingsley (late),​ sister-in-law of Connie (late,​ Anian,​ Alwin (late,​ Neville,​ Gwen (Aust) & Barbara (UK),​ Milligent (late),​ Felix (late),​ Roxina (late),​ Festus (late),​ Cecil (late) & Arlene (Canada). Remains lie at Supreme Florist,​ Borella from 2 p.m. - 29/​08/​2020. Cortege leaves Supreme Florist at 3 p.m. on Sunday,​ 30/​08/​2020. Burial at General Cemetery,​ Borella. (Catholic Section).050397

SAMSON - ISAAC NOEL SELLADURAI (Formerly of US embassy,​ Colombo,​ past grand inspector for Irish freemasonary in Sri Lanka) - Beloved son of late Mr. E.M. Samson & Mrs. Jessie Samson - Beloved husband of Wilma,​ loving father of Shimron (Lanka IOC) & Ranjini (UK - Formerly of Union Assurance & Sampath Bank),​ father-in-law of Russell (UK),​ brother of Regina Koilraj & late Grace Sundararaj,​ brother-in-law of late Abraham & late Herbert,​ loving grandfather of Joshua Akesh (UK) & Shani. Remains will lie at A.F. Raymonds Funeral Parlour. Service at 3.30 p.m. on Sunday the 30th August 2020 and thereafter burial at 4.30 p.m. at General Cemetery,​ Borella - Anglican Section.050386

WICKREMASINGHE - OSWALD BERNARD (OSSIE),​ 85 years - Dearly beloved husband of Nimalka Bopearachchy,​ loving father of Niranjan and Shamalika,​ father-in-law of Cynthica and Dilshan,​ brother of late Dougie,​ Neil,​ late Beeta,​ late Sheila,​ Annette and Bonny,​ brother-in-law of Rani,​ Ranjani,​ late Mervyn,​ Hubert,​ Lloyd,​ Bernie and of Gamini,​ Lalitha,​ Mallika,​ Vijey,​ Sarath,​ late Rohan and Kamal,​ passed away peacefully. Cortege leaves residence No. 114 A,​ “Ave Maria”,​ Welivita,​ Kaduwela at 3.00 p.m. on Monday 31st August for burial at the Welivita Catholic Cemetery at 3.30 p.m.050384