Friday, December 09, 2011

Al-Haj Mohamed Riza Haniffa

Al-Haj Mohamed Riza Haniffa, of Fairfax, Virginia, USA, beloved son of
late Al-Haj A.A,M. Haniffa and late Hajiani Juwary, and beloved
husband of Hajiani Fiaza, and loving father of Shyama(USA),
Shaheena(USA), and loving grandfather of Mustaq(USA), father-in-law of
Mark Johnson & John Gordon, and brother of Hamza(Sri Lanka), Dr
Maznavi(USA) and Abdul Aziz(USA), expired on December 8,2011 at the
Virginia Hospital Center.

Mrs. Wansa De Silva

Mrs. Wansa De Silva mother of Dr. Nihal De Silva passed away in her residence 31 Ramya Road Bambalapitiya yesterday.Funaral will be held on Wednesday 7th December cortage leaving 31 Ramya Road at 3.00 pm for cremation at the General Cemetary Kanatte at 4.00pm.

Thursday, October 20, 2011

Mrs Nilkanthi Naranpanawa

Nilkanthi (49) passed away Oct 18 in Sri Lanka.

She is the sister of Niranjan and Neil Nugara.

Funeral is scheduled in Kanatte on Saturday Oct 22 at 4.30 pm.

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Noel de Silva

Noel ,husband of Padmini (nee Goonewardne)father of Jehan and brother of Harold (Piscataway, NJ) passed away July 19 at about 4.30 pm in New York.

Funeral arrangements -

The wake will be held on Thursday 20th at Stutzam Funeral home at 224-39 Jamica Ave Queens Village NY 11428 Tel # 718 465 3210 from 2pm to 4pm and 7pm to 9pm.

The church service will be held on Friday 21st at 9.30 am at Incarnation church 89-15Frances Lewis blvd Queens village NY 11427,Tel 718 465 3834

Thursday, June 16, 2011

Elegodage Wijedasa

Father of Prashanth Wijedasa (US)passed away this morning (Thursday, June 16, 2011) in Sri Lanka .

The funeral arrangements are as follows:

Date: Sunday 19th June 2011
Place: Negombo, Sri Lanka
Residence Address: No. 48, Mark Road, Periyamulla, Negombo, Sri Lanka

Cortege leaves residence at 3.30pm on Sunday, June 19th

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

P Nagendran

P Nagendran PC (79) passed away morning of April 12 in Colombo. He leave his wife, Wijes, son Dr Suku and daughter in law Anne (USA). A Royalist and cricketer of repute. Funeral scheduled for Thursday April 14 afternoon in SL. More information if available will be posted here.

Sunday, February 27, 2011

Ganga (Sunethra) de Silva

Ganga passed away at 5.08 am this Sunday morning ( February 27, 2011) after contending with cancer for several years. She is the wife of Mohan de Silva and mother of Thrishanthi and Suranjith. Her father was the famous Wijesoma of Daily News Cartoon fame.

The Funeral is private ( repeat PRIVATE) and she is being cremated the next day according to her wishes.

All are invited to attend a Memorial Service to be held next Saturday, March 5, 2011 at 6:30 PM. at -

New Jersey Buddhist Vihara
4299 Route 27, Princeton NJ 08540
Tel: 732 821 9346

If you feel you need to send something to us, in lieu of flowers, we ask that you make donations to the Fox Chase Risk Assessment Program They provide genetic testing for families of cancer patients in cases where insurance companies do not cover these programs and people cannot afford the costs. You can send donations to the address below, and write "De Silva" or "Sunethra De Silva" in the "For/Memo" section of the check, so it will go directly into the genetic testing fund.

Fox Chase Risk Assessment Program

Fox Chase Cancer Center

333 Cottman Avenue

Philadelphia, PA 19111

Monday, January 10, 2011

Demise - Mrs. Thilagavathy Ponnuthurai

Thilagavathy Ponnuthurai, 86, passed away on Sunday, January 9th.
in New Jersey, USA.

She was from Karampon, Sri Lanka, beloved wife of late Thambimuthu Ponnuthurai and the daughter of late Katpakapillai and Muthiah of Karampon.

She is survived by her children Kamala Sarweswaran (New Jersey), Dr. Pon Sivaji (Toronto), Komathy Kalaichelvam (Brampton), Nirmala Nagalingam (California), Shanthy Krishnamoorthy (New Jersey), Balaji (New Jersey), Jeyanthy Angara (Minnesota), and Nethaji (Texas),

Mother-in-law of Sarweswaran, Dr. Nimmi Sivaji, Kalaichelvam, Nagalingam, Dr. Krishnamoorthy, Jeyanthy Balaji, and Angara.

Sister of Punithavathy (New Jersey) and Lelavathy (Toronto)
Sister-in-law of late Mr.Thillainathan and late Mr. Chelvanayagam.

Viewing: Tuesday, January 11th from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Funeral Services: Wednesday, January 12th from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm

Bronson & Guthlein Funeral Home 152 North Main StreetMilltown, New Jersey 08850
Phone: (732) 828-0151