It was all tears yesterday as the remains of late Mrs Elizabeth Ehigiator, wife to Vanguardâ€™s Assistant News Editor,Â was laid to rest at their Awoyaya Ibeju Lekki home yesterday.
Friends, members of the immediate family, professional colleagues and well wishers wept uncontrollably as the three kids she left behind performed the last burial rites to their late mother after she was lowered to the grave.
The burial ceremony was preceded with a brief requiem mass at the SS Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Somolu.
Dignitaries who were present at the requiem mass include the Editor of Vanguard Newspaper, Mr Mideno Bayagbon, his Deputy Mr Kunle Oyatomi, Lagos state NUJ Council ChairmanÂ Alhaji Wahab Oba among others.
Mrs Elizabeth who died at the age of 39, is survived by her husband Kenneth and three children who include Master Alexander Ehigiator, Miss Bridget Ehigiator and Miss Emmanuella Ehigiator
Earlier on Thursday, aÂ Christian wake service was held in her honour at the same venue, attended by some members of Vanguard community, family members, friends and well wishers.