Late Dr. Abey Gunapala Life Member Dharmaraja College O.B.U . Colombo Branch.
Appreciation that appeared in Sunday Observer of 16th July,2017.
A talented German Language Lecturer
Dr.Abey Gunapala of Dambulla Road , Kurunegala passed away a few days ago.
He was a highly educated person and obtained his doctorate in Zoology at the University of
He was President of the German Trained Professional Association, “ Carl-Duisberg Alumni Association of Sri Lanka” for several years.
He dedicated his time for this Association, oganising Zeminars, workshops, excursions and social activities, funded by the German Government. He was the live wire of the Association.
He was a talented German Language lecturer who conducted German Language classes in several institutions.
His name is engraved in the hearts of the people who knew him
Dr Gunapala was also President of Swa-shakthi “A Self-Reliance Movement “ in Kurunegala.
We have lost an unassumingly, friendly man.
His kind words and genuine smile will remain in our hearts for ever.
May you attain supreme Bliss of NIbbana.