Meloney, who was 59 at the time of her sudden death, married to Percy in 1968 and was a mother of two, Sampath Garfield and Nadeesha Nimmi.
Meloney had been accompanying Percy when he was in Australia, England, Pakistan and India cheering the Sri Lankan cricket team in many matches. Last week, she had been busy preparing herself to leave with his cricket crazy husband for Australia again, coming Wednesday for the ODI cricket series.
Excerpt from Island Cricket. Read more here: Percy's wife passes away