From: Darrel Ludowyke
Sent: Monday, March 26, 2012 8:04 PM
Subject: Obituary – Old Benedictine Terrence Perera (Father of loyal Old Bens Adrian and Tyrone)
We are sad to inform the demise of Old Benedictine Terrence Perera (Father
of loyal Old Bens Adrian and Tyrone) this morning, 27th March 2012.
Late Terrence Perera was Sri Lanka’s oldest living schools Cricket Captain,
captaining the College Cricket team in 1933. Apart from Cricket Old Ben
Terrence represented College in Soccer, Hockey, Athletics and was an
outstanding Cadet. Later he coached the College first XI Cricket Team from
1973 to 1975 and also served the Old Boys’ Union and Old Benedictines’
He was 101+ years old, at the time of his demise.
Remains will lie at No 56B, Weherakanda Road, Baddegana, Pitakotte.
Funeral will take place on Thursday. Further details with regard to the
funeral arrangements will follow.
May his soul and the souls of all the faithful departed, through the mercy
of God, rest in peace. Amen
Please pass-on this message to all.