Friday, July 23, 2010

Demise - Mrs Amira Samad - Toronto, Canada

Mrs AHM Samad passed away a few hours ago ( Friday, July 23, 2010) in Rome, NY (USA) and the funeral will be in Toronto, Canada which is her home. She is the beloved mother of Ashra, Rosie, Shan, Lee and Renza. I was fortunate to meet her a few weeks ago in Toronto. She was in great spirits at the Birthday Bash of Lee ( my classmate at Royal). The entire family were also present and had a chance to see and be with the mother. She will be missed by all.

The funeral is scheduled for Sunday July 25, 2010 at 2 pm at the Islamic Foundation , 441 NUGGET AVENUE , SCARBOROUGH ,TORONTO ,ONT,M1S 5E1.

Please check with the family for further verification before attending. This based on feedback from the community.

May she attain Jennathul Firdous.

Monday, July 19, 2010

Mrs Rahila Izadeen

IZADEEN, RAHILA - Beloved wife of Late Major O. L. Izadeen, Daughter of Late Dr. & Mrs. Osman, sister of Salma Aboosally, Razeena Junaideen, O. L. Maleem & Late O. A. Azeez, beloved Mother of Nazli, Rizvi, Rumi, Ameer, Zem, Kerrima, Azad, Fareeda, Nalim, Mother-in-Law of Sakaf, Christine ,Nawaz, Ameer, Farhana, Ryhana, Rifka, Azmara, Farzana., Grand mother of Garth, Jamin, Sharaf, Tariq, Afrah, Nushra, Yusra, Suhayla, Zafras, Faraz, Shiraz, Najma, Shakeer, Ali, Bilal, Amra & Ameera,Great Grand Mother of Noa, expired.

Janaza took place on Wednesday the 14th July in the Pickering Mosque in Ontario, Canada.

This appears as a matter of record and if you wish to send salaams to the family.

Friday, July 16, 2010

Demise - Daughter of Daya and Sister of Santusht Perera - Suki Amerasekara

Dr. (Mrs.) Suki Amerasekara passed away this morning in US. She is the wife of Dr. Vimal Amerasekara of Toronto, and only daughter of Daya Perera (former Sri Lanka High Commissioner in Canada) and late Mrs. Perera.

Only sister of Dr. Santusht Perera of NJ.

Funeral details: (Revised version below)

Viewing at -

Highland Funeral Homes,
3280 Sheppard Ave E (Warden & Sheppard),

Sunday, July 18 7-9 p.m.Monday, July 19 10 a.m. - 1p.m.

Funeral Services - Cortege leaving Highland funeral home at 1.15 p.m. for Cremation at Mount Lawn Crematorium in Whitby at 2.p.m.

Mount Lawn Cemetery, 21 Garrad Road, Whitby. Ont. Thickson/Dundas.

Highland Funeral Home3280 Sheppard Ave East, Scarborough. (Warden/Sheppard), Canada

Viewing: Tuesday July 20th - 5-9 p.m. & Wed July 21st - 5-9 p.m.Funeral: Thursday July 22nd - Late afternoon.

Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Dr Anantham Harin

Harin just passed away at 1.45 pm NY time (7/14/10) at Mount Sinai Hospital, New York. He had cardiac failure and was on a ventilator for about a week.

HARIN - ANANTHAM (Director, Neonatal Intensive Care, St. Vincent’s Hospital, Staten Island, NY). Beloved husband of Nirupa, son of late Mr and Mrs. Anantham, brother of Satchie, Indira, and late Subadra, son-in-law of Mrs. A.Kumarasingham and late Mr. Kumarasingham, brother-in-law of Sri and Giri expired.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to ASPCA or organizations of your choice. A Service of Remembrance will be held at the Methodist Church, Moors Road, Wellawatte, Sri Lanka at 4:00 PM July 17. Please cross post as appropriate.

The wake is on Friday, July 16th from 2-4PM and 7-9PM at the Casey Funeral Home in Staten Island, NY.

The funeral and cremation service will be on Saturday, July 17th at 10:00 am also at -

Casey Funeral Home (click on link for Directions)
350 Slosson Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10314-4512
(718) 447-4242