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Friday, November 3, 2017
1st Death Anniversary Dr Sarath Kapuwatte
- Fondly remembered
Please share this with our batch mates.
It is a little over a year that Kapu left his family, his friends and well wishers.
can still visualise his radiant smile and his warmth towards his batch
mates and I cannot but reflect on many of his rare qualities even at
this late hour after his 1st Death Anniversary.
of us would agree his untiring efforts and organisational skills and
without his leadership & Team effort, it was very likely that we
would not have had the last 3 batch ReUnions in Sri Lanka.
when his health was deteriorating, he was determined to organise the
last reunion. Those who attended the last Get Together in June 2015 at
Jet Wing Hotel in Negombo would bear testimony to his untiring efforts
and how he mobilised his faithful Team to provide that wonderful
opportunity for us to meet, greet and gossip as a family.
remember meeting him at his house in Kandy about a year prior to his
death. He was so pleased to see his friends and also told me that every
surviving day of his life was an extra bonus as he was told that post
operative liver transplant would have a survival rate of 10-15 years
maximum ( his surgery was more than 15 years ago he counted with me)
was a multi talented colleague who was faithful, helpful and caring. He
was so proud to have a dedicated wife and was very proud of his
This is reality in life. If any
one is born, we can always be certain that death would follow but it is
always uncertain when, where and how.
As a mark
of respect and to show our gratitude, it would be a fitting tribute(
and a challenge) if we can organise our Reunion in Sri Lanka , once
again in September 2018 as I have hinted earlier.
Hi Kapu, I can see you smiling at us from far above.