Obituaries | Sunday Observer


18 December, 2022

DE SILVA - P.M.B. BENNET - Beloved husband of Vichithra Ediriweera and father of Shanuka (Virtusa) and Malith Kalpa (New Zealand),​ brother of Dr. P.M.B. Cyril,​ Irene and late Mihilet,​ Wilfred and Seetha,​ passed away. Cremation at Minuwanpitiya Crematorium,​ Panadura at 5 p.m. on 18th December 2022. 48A,​ Sriya Mawatha,​ Panadura.078313

JAYASINHA - NANDA - Son of late Mr & Mrs Jayasingha,​ beloved husband of Carmel,​ much loved father of Cristeen,​ Rozane,​ Sheril,​ father-in-law of Janith and Vinol,​ loving brother of Noel and Lorena,​ brother-in-law of Thomas Larsen,​ uncle of Dayan,​ Yulani and Kami,​ grandfather of Jenya and Jade. Remains lie at Mahinda VIP Parlour,​ Mount Lavinia from 8.30 a.m. on Sunday and Monday. Cremation on Monday,​ 19th at 5.00 p.m. at Mount Lavinia Cemetery.078309

SCHAFFTER - DINESH,​ passed away tragically in Colombo,​ Sri Lanka on 15th December 2022. Beloved husband of Tarni,​ father of Ahalya,​ Aakash and Aadam,​ loving son of Chandra and Lilani,​ son-in-law of Roshni and late Lalith De Mel,​ brother /​ brother-in-law of Prakash and Sumi,​ Manjula and James,​ Ramesh and Abigail,​ Nirosh De Mel and Shannon and loving uncle and friend to Shruthi and her family (Indi,​ Luna and Miro),​ Sashi,​ Ashwin,​ Tripti,​ Sarita,​ Anjali,​ Tehan,​ Anika,​ Aniera,​ Ethan,​ Hailey and Kayla. Funeral arrangements: Remains lie at Cathedral of Christ the Living Saviour,​ Bauddhaloka Mawatha Colombo 7 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Sunday,​ 18th December. There will be a funeral service at 2:00 p.m. Respectfully there will be a private burial restricted to the immediate family members.078280