Prof. Senake William Dias Bandaranayake, greatly loved husband of Manel Fonseka, beloved son of Dora and William Dias Bandaranayake (both deceased), dearly loved son-in-law of J.V. Fonseka (deceased) and Nikki Fonseka, brother-in-law of Amal and Linda Fonseka, Leela Rajapakse, Sirima and Gehan Sirimanne, beloved uncle of Dinuke Srivardhana, Suresh and Nissanka Rajapakse, Lara Sirimanne, Paul-Pièrre and Michèlle Fonseka, passed away in his sleep on Monday 2 March.
He will lie at Barney Raymond’s from Monday evening until 9.30 am Wednesday morning, when he will be taken to the Postgraduate Institute of Archaeology (PGIAR), 407 Bauddhalokha Mw, Colombo 7. Funeral leaves PGIAR at 3.30 pm on Wednesday for cremation at Jawatte/Torrington Cemetery at 4p.m. No flowers by request.