Mr. Lionel Nanayakkara passed away at the Peradeniya Teaching Hospital this morning (1st July) at the age of 87. He was a student at Dharmaraja in the Metthananda era and was a hosteler.Lionel was a member of the Mother Union for a long time and was a Committee member too. He was very much involved with the project of President Dudley Gunatilleke, in the construction of the OBU Hq. building in 1985/86.
He leaves behind his wife and son who is also an Old Rajan.