Shanith Samarasekera, 20, an honor student at Clarkson University, passed away October 21, 2012. He was born November 12, 1991 in Winchester, Massachusetts. Shanith is survived by his loving parents, Upali and Tilani Samarasekera, his older brother, Rukesh Samarasekera; and his grandmother. A visitation will be held on Sunday, October 28th from 3:00-7:00pm at Palm Mortuary, 1600 S. Jones Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89146. A funeral service will be held on Monday, October 29th at 2:00pm at All Saints’ Episcopal Church, 4201 West Washington Avenue, Las Vegas, Nevada.