Obituaries | Sunday Observer


10 January, 2021

PERERA - Magalage Hector (Retired Personal Secretary,​ Sri Lanka Ports Authority). Born 12/​07/​35,​ passed away on 6/​01/​21. Beloved husband of Ira Perera,​ loving father of Priyalal Perera (Australia),​ Srilal Perera (Australia),​ Samanthi Rambukwelle (Canada),​ Rajeewa Perera (Sri Lanka) and Harshini Perera (Sri Lanka),​ dearest father-in-law of Hasanthi,​ Sharmini,​ Anil,​ Thanumadya and Nalin,​ loving grandfather of Anukshi,​ Gajaba,​ Dhanushka,​ Sharmindri,​ Shavindri,​ Sanoji,​ Shenali,​ Thirani,​ Kevindu,​ Sharon and Abilash. Funeral took place on 8/​01/​21 at Baddegana Cemetery.002318

SILVA - SENAKA (Retired Senior Superintendent of Police) - Beloved son of the late M. T. Silva and Elan Jayasuriya,​ beloved brother and brother-in-law of Srimathi and Mahinda. Remains lie at Mahinda Funeral Parlour Mount Lavinia on 10th January from 9:30 a.m. Cortège leaves Parlour at 3:00 p.m. for cremation at Moratuwa General Cemetery on 10th January at 4:30 p.m. at the Crematorium. TP: 0773952579.002455

WELIKALA - VIOLA DORIS - February 6,​ 1920 - January 1, ​2021. Wife of the late Dr. A.H.N. Welikala,​ Radiologist,​ sister of the late Herbert,​ Berty,​ Shelly,​ and Oliver Gunasekara and Beryl Welikala,​ loving mother of Nirmala,​ Nissanka,​ Roshan and Srimal,​ mother to Anura,​ mother-in-law of late Raju Rasiah,​ Marguerite,​ Ting Welikala,​ Ranjan Hulugalle and lndran (Mousie) Thurairatnam,​ grandmother of Asthika and Tania Welikala,​ Sheyanthi Welikala,​ Ranjan Hulugalle Jr. and Shyamica,​ Ruwan Hulugalle,​ Ramesh Hulugalle and Rehan Thurairatnam,​ great grandmother of Arthur,​ Felix and Tristan Hulugalle. Viola passed away peacefully at home in Las Vegas on New Years day at age 100. Cremation in Las Vegas. Ashes will be interred at a later date in Colombo.002314