Esther Manning, the mother of late former prime minister Patrick Manning and the grandmother of minister Brian Manning has passed away at the age of 105.
The Manning matriarch died Saturday morning at her Cocoyea Village, San Fernando home.
Mrs Esther Manning was also the mom to well known pediatrician Dr Petronella Manning-Alleyne and two other daughters, Pamela and Panzetta.
San Fernando East MP Brian Manning, said his grandmother was ailing for some time.
He noted that she a disciplinarian, and was very influential in his upbringing and in him becoming the man he is today.