Retired nurse Hermina Doughty was yesterday laid to rest after a funeral Service celebrating her life and work. The service took place at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Port of Spain at 2:00pm.
Her life was celebrated in a euology by her sister Independent Senator Hazel Thompson Ahye who spoke glowing of her many accomplishments and how she touched many through her career as a nurse.
In attendance were Speaker of the House of Representatives Bridget Annisette George, Vice President of the Senate Nigel De Freitas, Minister of Trade Paula Gopie Scoon, Minister in the Ministry of Finance and Minister of Public Administration Allison West, opposition Senators Wade Mark, Kadijah Ameen and Anita Haynes and also Independent Senator Paul Richards.
The retired nurse was reported missing one week ago and her body subsequent found on Saturday in Tacarigua. A 30 year old man has been charged for the murder.